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State Environmental Quality Review

Notice of Completion of Final EIS

Project Numbers: Date: March 21, 2018
Permit ID #4-0126-00033/00001 (Solid Waste Management)
Permit ID# 4-0126-00033/00019 (Freshwater Wetland)
Permit ID #4-0126-00033/00020 (Water Quality Certification) for federal wetlands
Permit ID# 4-0126-00033/00009 (Title V - Air Pollution Control)
GP-0-12-001 (SPDES Multi-Sector General Permit for Stormwater Discharges Associated with
Industrial Activity)

This notice is issued pursuant to Part 617 of the implementing regulations pertaining to Article 8
(State Environmental Quality Review) of the Environmental Conservation Law.

A Final Environmental Impact Statement has been accepted by the Department of Environmental
Conservation, as lead agency for the proposed action described below.

Title of Action: Town of Colonie Landfill – Area 7 Landfill Expansion

Location: 1319 Loudon Road, East side of Route 9 and west of Crescent Road
Town of Colonie, Albany County

Description of Action: The proposed project involves a horizontal and vertical expansion of the existing
Town of Colonie landfill, located on Loudon Road. The proposed expansion, referred to as Area 7, will
allow the town to continue to meet the solid waste disposal needs and extend the life of the current
landfill for approximately 20 years.

Potential Environmental Impacts: The potential impacts associated with this action and addressed in
the EIS/FEIS involve impacts to 1.33 acres of the adjacent area of Freshwater Wetland TN-10 the
relocation of a stream/drainage corridor, storm water control; air emissions from landfill operations;
truck traffic; visual impacts; noise and odors.

The Final EIS and project related documents may be reviewed at the following locations during normal
business hours:

NYS DEC Region 4 Office, 1130 North Westcott Rd, Schenectady, NY 12306, ATT: Angelo Marcuccio
Colonie Town Clerk, Memorial Town Hall, 534 Loudon Rd, Newtonville, NY 12128
William K. Sanford Library, 629 Albany-Shaker Road, Loudonville, NY 12211
Town of Waterford Town Clerk, 65 Broad St., Waterford, NY 12188
Town of Halfmoon Town Clerk, 2 Halfmoon Town Plaza, Halfmoon, NY 12065

NYS DEC Region 4 Office, 1130 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306

In addition, the FEIS documents are posted on the world wide web for accessibility by interested parties
on the Town of Colonie Landfill website at: http://www.townofcolonielandfill.com

STATUTORY AND REGULATORY PROVISIONS:
The application and DEIS/FEIS were filed and reviewed pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law
(“ECL”) Article 3, Title 3 (General Functions), Article 8 (State Environmental Quality Review), and
Article 70 (Uniform Procedures), and pursuant to Title 6 of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and
Regulations of the State of New York (6NYCRR) Part 617 (State Environmental Quality Review), Part
621 (Uniform Procedures), and Part 360 (Solid Waste Management).

NYS DEC Contact person:
Angelo Marcuccio, Environmental Analyst
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Region 4 Headquarters
1130 North Westcott Road
Schenectady, New York 12306
(518) 357-2069

Copies of this Notice Sent to:

Commissioner, Department of Environmental Conservation, 625 Broadway, Albany, New York 12233
Office of the Supervisor, Town of Colonie
Town of Colonie DPW, Department of General Services
Involved/Interested Agencies
Environmental Notice Bulletin, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-1750