Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 02/14/2007

Columbia County

Applicant: Kinderhook Lake Corp
PO Box 53
Niverville, NY 12130 -0053
Facility: Kinderhook Lake & Dam
Kinderhook Lake
Kinderhook, NY 12106
Application ID: 4-1044-00032/00019
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Kinderhook, Columbia County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to treat Kinderhook Lake (384 acres) with Copper Sulfate up to 5 times and up to 30,000# of Alum to control algae during the 2007 season.  The project is located on Kinderhook Lake, in the Towns of Kinderhook and Chatham, Columbia County.


Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
Coastal Management:
This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment:
Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 02, 2007.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Delaware County

Applicant: Village of Fleischmanns
Box 94 Main St
Fleischmanns, NY 12430
Facility: Vly Creek
Lake St Along Vly Creek
Fleischmanns, NY
Application ID: 4-1246-00512/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Project is Located: Middletown, Delaware County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to conduct a streambank/road embankment stabilization project to repair damage that occurred from the 2005 flood event.  The project consists of reinforcing approximately 1,250 feet of embankment of Lake Street/Vly Creek with an armored fill slope and approximately 200 feet with a heavy rip rap retaining wall.  The project is located in the Village of Fleischmanns on the west side of Lake Street (County Route 37) adjacent to what at one time was Lake Switzerland.
Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is not subject to SEQR because it is a Type II action.
SEQR Lead Agency:
None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
Coastal Management:
This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment:
Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 02, 2007.
Contact: Martha A Wood
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: The University at Albany Foundation
1400 Washington Avenue
Uab 201
Albany, NY 12222
Facility: University at Albany- East Campus
One University Place -NORTHERN Side of Old Sterling Facility
Rensselaer, NY 12144
Application ID: 4-3824-00072/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: East Greenbush, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The University at Albany - East Campus has applied to the department for a modification to their existing Air State Facility Permit. This permit modification application includes proposed conditions for restructuring the permit to allow for the installation and operation of two new NSPS Dc boilers.  The facility will continue to operate within the constraints of existing NOx and SO2 emission limits.  The permit will also include the existing two boilers.  It will allow for all four boilers to burn #2 fuel oil, #6 fuel oil and natural gas within the constraints of the permitted conditions.  The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve the application.  Project Location:  The existing facility is located in the City of Rensselaer, One University Place - Northern Side of Old Sterling Facility, Rensselaer County, New York 12144.  Public Notice: The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) hereby notices a complete application and proposed Air State Facility permit conditions for University at Albany - East Campus.  Document Availability/Public Comments: A copy of the final draft permit can be obtained from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation offices, Region 4 Headquarters at 1130 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306, between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday or by calling Nancy Adams, Project Manager at (518) 357-2452. Comments will be received for 30 days from the date of this notice.  If comments are received which raise significant issues or provide additional relevant information, the Department may modify the draft Air State Facility Permit.
Availability of Application Documents:
Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Law during normal business hours at the address of the contact person.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
Coastal Management:
This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.
Opportunity for Public Comment:
Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 16, 2007.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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