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Region 4 Enforcement Actions

Below is a list of executed Region 4 Orders on Consent, which are legally binding agreements between the department and parties that have violated environmental laws or regulations. The agreements typically entail a fine and/or a schedule of compliance, which outlines actions that parties must undertake to remedy any given violation(s).

December 2018

Carver Sand & Gravel (PDF, 552 KB) Mining Violations, T/Middleburgh, Schoharie County - Dec. 6

November 2018

City of Amsterdam (PDF, 588 KB) Pesticide violations, C/Amsterdam, Montgomery County - Nov. 29

Fagawi Rod & Gun Club (PDF, 384 KB) Stream protection violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - Nov. 28

Pheasant Hollow Golf Course (PDF, 571 KB) Pesticide violation, T/East Greenbush, Rensselaer County - Nov. 27

C.O.D. Realty Corp. (PDF, 296 KB) Wetland violations, T/Oneonta, Otsego County - Nov. 26

Auterra Inc. (PDF, 416 KB) Hazardous waste violations, C/Schenectady - Nov. 7

October 2018

Joe Niesluchowski (PDF, 488 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Hancock, Delaware County - Oct. 25

Metropolitan Compounds (PDF, 550 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Guilderland, Albany County - Oct.17

SUNY Albany (PDF, 285 KB) Solid waste violations, C/Albany, Albany County - Oct. 11

Sean Rivage/Rivage Landscaping (PDF, 584 KB) Pesticide violations, C/Cohoes, Albany County - Oct. 11

A.M. Leonard (PDF, 592 KB) Pesticide violations, C/Cohoes, Albany County - Oct. 4

Troy Sand and Gravel (PDF, 401 KB) Mining violations, T/Sand Lake, Rensselaer County - Oct. 1

September 2018

Hudson River Bulk (PDF, 380 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Athens, Greene County - Sept. 19

Gorick Const./Ravi Engineering & Surveying (PDF, 772 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - Sept. 19

Johnston & Rhodes Bluestone (PDF, 539 KB) Mining violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - Sept. 10

Joyce Perry/Whispering Willow Wild Care (PDF, 464 KB) Wildlife violations, T/Guilderland, Albany County - Sept. 4

August 2018

Vane Line Bunkering (PDF, 543 KB) Stormwater violations, C/Albany - Aug. 29

S.A. Dunn & Company (PDF, 711 KB) Mining violations, Rensselaer County - Aug. 29

Hewitt's Garden Centers (PDf, 480 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Colonie, Albany County - Aug. 22

Portabello's Banquet & Conference Center (PDF, 360 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Hartwick, Otsego County - Aug. 21

Hudson Valley Organic Pest Control (PDF, 573 KB) Pesticide violations, T/East Greenbush, Rensselaer County - Aug. 20

Catskill Marina (PDF, 311 KB) Stream protection violation, V/Catskill, Greene County - Aug. 13

Nassau-Suffolk Turf Services (PDF, 329 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Hancock, Delaware County - Aug. 7

Beautiful Lawns (PDF, 309 KB) Pesticide violation, T/Guilderland, Albany County - Aug. 1

July 2018

Albany County Water Purification District (PDF, 374 KB) Air violations, V/Menands & C/Albany - July 23

Robert J. Boll, III (PDF, 387 KB) Mining violations, T/Chatham, Columbia County - July 23

Epic Landscapes (PDF, 707 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Otsego, Otsego County - July 23

County Waste Transfer Corp. (PDF, 530 KB) Solid waste violations, C/Troy, Rensselaer County - July 17

Sonny & Sons Stone Co. (PDF, 400 KB) Mining violations, T/Hancock, Delaware County - July 17

Town of Colonie (PDF, 496 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Colonie, Albany County - July 16

T & P Lawn and Landscape (PDF, 448 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Rotterdam, Schenectady County - July 10

Kubricky Construction (PDF, 386 KB) Stormwater violations - T/North Greenbush, Rensselaer County - July 9

Hudson Valley Fish Farm (PDF, 554 KB) Stormwater violations - C/Hudson, Columbia County - July 9

Terminix International Co./Catseye Pest Control (PDF, 393 KB) Pesticide violations, V/Castleton on Hudson, Rensselaer County - July 9

Johnston & Rhodes Bluestone Company (PDF, 549 KB) Mining violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - July 9

Customized Turf Services (PDF, 416 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Duanesburg, Schenectady County - July 9

City of Schenectady (PDF, 642 KB) Wastewater order modification, Schenectady County - July 2

June 2018

John Blish (PDF, 558 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Halcott, Greene County - June 27

Scott Colleran (PDF, 273 KB) Stream protection violation, T/Rensselaerville, Albany County - June 14

Thompson Island and Hoosick Forest Products (PDF, 622 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Brunswick, Rensselaer County - June 14

William J. Shea III d/b/a Premier Turf and Landscapes (PDF, 406 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - June 11

May 2018

Buckeye Albany Terminals (PDF, 245 KB) Air violations, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - May 31

E-Lot Electronics Recycling (PDF, 492 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - May 31

Classic Environmental (PDF, 495 KB) Stormwater violations, C/Albany - May 29

Family Pest Solutions (PDF, 430 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Rotterdam, Schenectady County - May16

Howard K. Riess (PDF, 400 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Hartwick, Otsego County - May 11

April 2018

David Pazdur (PDF, 296 KB) Pesticide violation, T/Pittstown, Rensselaer County - April 26

Daniel Blair (PDF, 375 KB) Air violations, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - April 19

Town of Colchester (PDF, 540 KB) Forest Preserve violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - April 16

Andre & Son (PDF, 419 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Laurens, Otsego County - April 4

AMRI Rensselaer (PDF, 432 KB) Hazardous waste violations, C/Rensselaer, Rensselaer County - April 3

March 2018

Arnold Feller/Taconic Orchards (PDF, 262 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Taghkanic, Columbia County - March 6

William M. Larned & Sons (PDF, 166 KB) Mining violations, T/Guilderland, Albany County - March 1

February 2018

John McCashion (PDF, 1.56 MB) Solid waste violations, T/Colonie, Albany County - Feb. 16

David Trapani (PDF, 150 KB) Wetland violations, T/Chatham, Columbia County - Feb. 1

Charles P. Zeilman (PDF, 534 KB) Wetland violations, T/Chatham, Columbia County - Feb. 1

January 2018

Harjit Kaur/Apple Food Store (PDF, 421 KB) Petroleum storage violations, T/Middleburgh, Schoharie County - Jan. 30

George Frangiadakis (PDF, 300 KB) Wetland violations, T/Greenville, Greene County - Jan. 26

Frese's (PDF, 411 KB) Pesticide violation, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - Jan. 25

Theodore Kilmer (PDF, 365 KB) Mining violations, T/Masonville, Delaware County - Jan. 25

TNT Landscaping, Excavation & Blacktopping (PDF, 260 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Colonie, Albany County - Jan. 24

City of Schenectady (PDF, 325 KB) Wastewater order modification, Schenectady County - Jan. 12

Ravena Club (PDF, 285 KB) Pesticide violation, T/Ravena, Albany County - Jan. 8

Roger C. Albright (PDF, 165 KB) Mining order modification, T/Athens, Greene County - Jan. 5

518 Landscapes (PDF, 468 KB) Pesticide violation, Albany County - Jan. 3


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