Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 02/28/2007

Greene County

Applicant: Ralph Borwegen
Facility: Teator Mine
North Side of Co Rte 20 and East of Prink Hill Lane
Durham, NY
Application ID: 4-1930-00076/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Durham, Greene County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied for a mining permit for 4.57 acres in one phase. The site will be mined primarily for shale. The mine will be operated year round. No blasting will occur in the mining process; the mining procedure will employ natural weather elements to break apart the product. No processing or crushing of stone will be conducted on site. The site is located on the north side of County Route 20 and east of Prink Hill Lane in the town of Durham.
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 performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 30, 2007.
Contact: Sarah H Evans
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals