Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 04/25/2007

Columbia County

Applicant: Blake Paul Becker
Facility: Blake & Adam Becker Property
W Corner of Intesection of Rt 23 & Prusser Rd
Claverack, NY
Application ID: 4-1028-00137/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Claverack, Columbia County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to create a pond in the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland CK-18.  The pond will be approximately 0.7 acres (200' x 150')  in size.  The site is located at the west corner of NYS Route 23 and Preusser Road in the Town of Claverack, 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:
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 11, 2007.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Toplor LTD/SLOME Capital Investments Inc
150 East 58TH St 34TH Fl
New York, NY 10155 -0002
Facility: Pond Lily Pond
West Pond Lily Road & Co Rt 8
Gallatin, NY 12567
Application ID: 4-1034-00015/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Gallatin, Columbia County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to continue with the maintenance chemical treatment program to control nuisance aquatic vegetation on Pond Lily Pond.  Eurasian watermilfoil and pondweed will be treated with Aquathol K herbicide and waterlilies will be treated with Rodeo herbicide.  Approximately 16 acres of the ponds 39 total acres will be treated. Treatments are expected to occur in a similar nature on an annual basis.  Pond Lily Pond is located on the west side of Pond Lily Road in the Town of Gallitan, 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 May 11, 2007.
Contact: Michael T Higgins
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Rensselaer County

Applicant: Town of East Greenbush
PO Box 309
East Greenbush, NY 12061 -0309
Facility: Hampton Lake
Hampton Ave
East Greenbush, NY
Application ID: 4-3824-00089/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: East Greenbush, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to apply Aquathol/Cutrine to 12 acres on Hampton Lake for the purpose of controlling weed and algae growth.  Applications would be conducted in the summer of 2007.
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 11, 2007.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Lake Elizabeth Lot Owners Assn Inc
P O Box 15
Grafton, NY 12082 -0015
Facility: Lake Elizabeth Dam
Off Rt 2
Grafton, NY 12082
Application ID: 4-3826-00013/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Grafton, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
The applicant has applied for an aquatic pesticides permit to treat Lake Elizabeth during the 2007 season by applying Copper Sulfate algaecide on 16 acres of the lake to control nuisance algae blooms. Application of Copper Sulfate is planned to occur in May 2007.
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 11, 2007.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Schoharie County

Applicant: Carlton Lewis
Facility: Lewis Mine Site
Flat Creek Rd
Gilboa, NY 12076
Application ID: 4-4334-00015/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation
Project is Located: Gilboa, Schoharie County
Project Description:
The Applicant currently has a Mined Land Reclamation permit for a 3.5 acre sand and gravel mine. He proposes to modify this permit to allow for the addition of sand and gravel processing equipment of less than 150 tons per hour capacity. Because of the small size of the operation it is estimated that processing will occur only four to five weeks per year.
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:
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 May 25, 2007.
Contact: Kent P Sanders
NYSDEC Region 4 Stamford SUB-OFFICE
65561 State Highway 10
Stamford, NY 12167
(607)652-7741
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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