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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). To view/obtain copies of the orders, please click on the links below or contact the Region 4 Freedom of Information Office at (518) 357-2046.

June 2016

Waste Recovery Enterprises (PDF, 278 KB) Mining violations, T/Unadilla, Otsego County - June 14

Gregory and Alexandra Vines (PDF, 452 KB) Wetland & stream protection violations, T/Canaan, Columbia County - June 8

Saint Gobain: McCaffrey Street (PDF, 3.5 MB) PFOA contaminating water supply, V/Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County- June 6

Former Oak Materials River Road Site (PDF, 2.2 MB) PFOA contaminating water supply, V/Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer County- June 6

May 2016

Cushing Stone Company (PDF, 267 KB) Spill violations, T/Amsterdam, Montgomery County - May 31

Johnston & Rhodes Bluestone (PDF, 503 KB) Mining violations, T/Hamden, Delaware County - May 23

Martin Byler (PDF, 449 KB) Air violations, T/Pittsfield, Otsego County - May 23

Taconic Biosciences (PDF, 463 KB) Air violations, T/Germantown, Columbia County - May 23

Carver Sand & Gravel (PDF, 280 KB) Mining violation, T/Middleburgh Schoharie County - May 10

Richard Kaufman (PDF, 254 KB) Timber removal violations, T/Colchester, Delaware County - May 5

April 2016

Mountainside Farms/Worcester Creameries (PDF, 269 KB) Wastewater violations, T/Roxbury, Delaware County - April 18

Pan Am Railways (PDF, 277 KB) Solid waste violations, Rensselaer County - April 14

Jason Bancroft/Bancroft Scrap Metal (PDF, 268 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Burlington, Otsego County - April 8

Coeyman's Recycling Center (PDF, 260 KB) Stormwater violations, T/Coeymans, Albany County - April 8

Callanan Industries (PDF, 300 KB) Petroleum storage violations, C/Albany, Albany County - April 1

March 2016

Columbia County (PDF, 264 KB) Petroleum storage violations, C/Hudson - March 24

Revolve Recycling Solutions & e-Lot Electronics Recycling (PDF, 453 KB) Solid waste violations, T/Bethlehem, Albany County - March 24

Adam & Amanda Bonci (PDF, 333 KB) Air violations, T/Roxbury, Delaware County - March 21

Hudson River Tractor Co. Realty (PDF, 274 KB) Petroleum storage violations, T/Chatham, Columbia County - March 11

Town of Greenport (PDF, 271 KB) Wastewater violations, Columbia County - March 10

Columbia County (PDF, 443 KB) Wastewater violations, T/Ghent, Columbia County - March 8

February 2016

Family Dollar Stores (PDF, 368 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Coxsackie, Greene County - Feb. 29

Town of Hunter (PDF, 263 KB) Wastewater violations, Greene County - Feb. 18

Ron Schaefer/French Woods Perf. Arts Camp (PDF, 280 KB) Wastewater violations, T/Hancock, Delaware Co. - Feb. 18

City of Oneonta (PDF, 445 KB) Wastewater violation, Otsego County - Feb. 16

Gary's RT 81 Stone Quarry (PDF, 494 KB) Mining violations, T/Coxsackie, Greene County - Feb. 8

January 2016

Country Club of Troy (PDF, 455 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Brunswick, Rensselaer County - Jan. 28

William Pratt (PDF, 260 KB) Wetland violations, V/Coxsackie, Greene County - Jan. 26

Benjamin Stoltzfus/JR's Auction (PDF, 247 KB) Wildlife violations, V/Fort Plain, Montgomery Co. - Jan. 26

The Davey Tree Expert Co. (PDF, 468 KB) Pesticide violations, multiple locations, Albany County - Jan. 12

South Colonie Central School District (PDF, 387 KB) Pesticide violations, T/Colonie, Albany County - Jan. 5

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