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Region 4 Enforcement Actions

Orders on consent (or consent orders), are legally binding agreements between DEC 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). Copies of consent orders can be found below.

July 2019

Midland Farms (PDF) Stormwater violations, V/Menands, Albany County - July 8

June 2019

1 Stop Pest Control (PDF) Pesticides violations, Rensselaer County - June 28

S.A. Dunn & Company (PDF) Mining violations, Rensselaer County - June 28

Burton F. Clark (PDF) Mining violations, C/Oneonta, Otsego County - June 20

May 2019

Go Ahead Realty & Timothy Larned (PDF) Mining violations, T/Rotterdam, Schenectady County - May 16

Kurt Decker & Hank Decker and Son Logging (PDF) Stream protection violations, T/Delhi, Delaware County - May 6

Shekomeko Creek Farm (PDF) Stream protection violations, T/Gallatin, Columbia County - May 2

April 2019

Hartchrom (PDF) Air violations, C/Watervliet, Albany County - April 15

Bruns Realty Group (PDF) Wastewater violations, T/Rotterdam, Schenectady County - April 15

March 2019

Aaron O'Bryan (PDF) Freshwater Wetlands violations, T/Duanesburg, Schenectady County - March 29

Rifenburg Construction (PDF) Mining violations, T/Sand Lake, Rensselaer County - March 21

Seward Sand & Gravel (PDF) Mining violations, Stormwater violations, T/Milford, Otsego County - March 15

F.A. Bartlett Tree Expert Co. (PDF) Pesticide violations, T/Petersburg, Rensselaer County - March 8

February 2019

S.A. Dunn & Co. (PDF) Solid waste violation, Rensselaer County - Feb. 26

County of Otsego (PDF) Stream protection violations, T/Middlefield, Otsego County - Feb.21

Capital Region Landfills (PDF) Turbid discharge violations, C/Cohoes, Albany County - Feb.11

Town of Colonie (PDF) Solid Waste violations, C/Cohoes, Albany County - Feb. 11

John DiCaprio (PDF) Waste management violations, Schenectady County - Feb. 8

January 2019

Coeymans Recycling Center & Coeymans Recycling Center II (PDF) Solid Waste violations, T/Coeymans, Albany County - Jan. 22

Chemenergy LLC (PDF) Pesticide violations, Albany County - Jan. 15

The Davey Tree Expert Co. (PDF) Pesticide violations, T/Niskayuna, Schenectady County - Jan. 3

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