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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 06/23/2021

Orange County


NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation
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Albany, NY 12233


Highland Mills Flood Control Project
Rte 32 to Mouth of Brook Parallelto Park Ave and Rte 208
Highland Mills, NY

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Woodbury, Orange County

Project Description:

NYSDEC proposes the removal of accumulated shoals (sand and gravel) within the flood control channel at the Trib. of Woodbury Creek, WIN H-89-7-7 portion, C(T), in order to restore its original design capacity. The proposed work is part of the regular maintenance, and NYSDEC is responsible for operation and maintenance of the project. Up to 1000 cy of material will be removed.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

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 Jul 08, 2021.


Tracey L O'Malley
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 S Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561

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