Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 04/18/2007

Montgomery County

Applicant: Fonda Fultonville Jt Sew Brd
Vlg Off Main St
Fonda, NY 12068
Facility: Fonda Fultonville Wastewater Treat Plant
S Bridge St
Fonda, NY 12068
Application ID: 4-2732-00004/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES
Project is Located: Mohawk, Montgomery County
Project Description:
    The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation (department) has decided to pursue a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY 003-2433, DEC Identification #:4-2732-00004/00001-0), the Fonda-Fultonville Wastewater Treatment Plant pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, New York State’s Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS).  The changes to the permit are as follows:
    Mini-Treatment program requirements have been deleted from the permit, as there are no significant industrial users.  The Permittee is required to submit a detailed description of the collection system and analysis of the effluent for Mercury, Total using EPA Method 1631 within 90 days from the effective date of this permit.
    The modification would also include several other minor reporting modifications.  The Fonda-Fultonville Wastewater Treatment Plant has surface discharge into the Mohawk River, a class C water.  DEC seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.
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:
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 May 18, 2007.
Contact: Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Pilot Travel Centers LLC
5508 Lonas Rd
Knoxville, TN 37909
Facility: Pilot Travel Center
Us Rte 9 - W Side - Across From Kingman Rd
Schodack, NY
Application ID: 4-3844-00206/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Schodack, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes a new surface discharge of 4800 gpd of treated sanitary and kitchen wastewater to a recirculating sand filter to the Muitzes Kill from a proposed travel center located on US Route 9 in the Town of Schodack.  The Department has made a tentative determination to issue a permit for a State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) permit under Article 17 of the Environmental Conservation Law.  This tentative determination indicates that the discharge regulated under this statute is considered to satisfy regulatory standards for permit issuance, based on information available to the Department at this time.  As a tentative determination, the Department seeks comments on the proposed regulated activity prior to making a final decision on permit issuance.  As such, this tentative determination does not signify department approval for or endorsement of the activity for which a permit is sought, or for the overall proposed project.  A draft permit is available for inspection and comment at the regional office listed.  
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:
Schodack Town Planning Board
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. 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 May 18, 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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