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ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 03/15/2023

Albany County


Town of Bethlehem
445 Delaware Ave
Delmar, NY 12054


South Albany Sewer Dist
Scott Blvd
South Albany, NY -12161

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Bethlehem, Albany County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination, subject to public comment or other information, to modify the existing South Albany Sewer District SPDES permit to incorporate an updated construction milestone schedule of compliance for the new disinfection system. The permit modification will also advance the fecal and chlorine limits to coincide with the disinfection system's construction completion date. The draft SPDES permit with fact sheet is available online at The draft permit files are contained within regional folders and named by the SPDES number contained in this notice.

Requests for a legislative (public statement) hearing must be sent in writing to the DEC contact person below by the comment deadline. The Department assesses such requests pursuant to 6 NYCRR Section 621.8. Refer to this application by the application number listed above and SPDES Number NY 0191825.

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.

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 Apr 14, 2023.


Patricia M Gabriel
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1130 N Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306

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