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ENB Region 5 Completed Applications 06/30/2021

Saratoga County

Applicant:

Winners Circle Winery LLC
c/o Steve Menneto
17 Marcel Rd
Halfmoon, NY 12065

Facility:

Winners Circle Winery
120 Old Post Rd
Malta, NY 12020

Application ID:

5-4140-00276/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Malta, Saratoga County

Project Description:

The applicant has proposed a new winery and agritourism business to be located on the site of a former horse farm on the north side of Old Post Road. The project will entail renovating the existing buildings to accommodate the winery and updating the site with new roads and parking lots. No new impacts to the DEC regulated wetland are proposed and all adjacent area disturbance is limited to those areas previously disturbed as part of the horse farm operation.

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 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 maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for 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.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Jul 15, 2021.

Contact:

Beth A Magee
NYSDEC Region 5 Warrensburg Sub-Office
232 Golf Course Rd
Warrensburg, NY 12885
(518)623-1281
DEP.R5@dec.ny.gov


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