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Region 3 Environmental Permits

Contact Information

Regional Permit Administrator - Daniel Whitehead
21 South Putt Corners Rd.
New Paltz, NY 12561-1620
Phone: 845-256-3054
Fax: 845-255-4659


The New Paltz office serves the following counties: Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, Ulster and Westchester

Greenwood Lake

The General Permit authorizes various activities on Greenwood Lake during a drawdown period. Activities include:

  • Maintenance dredging (excluding commercial or public marinas)
  • Repair or in-kind replacement of existing bulkheads, retaining walls, docks, boathouses, platforms or other existing structures including the use of new support structures/pilings
  • Debris removal
  • Replenishment of existing beach areas on the shoreline and exposed lake bottom.

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    New Paltz NY 12561-1696
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