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DEC: Notice of Complete Application- Riverhead Water District

Aug. 4, 2021

Riverhead Water District
1035 Pulaski St
Riverhead, NY 11901


Pulaski St Well Field Plant 2 (Well 2A)
1144 Pulaski St, 0600-125-1-4003
Riverhead, NY 11901

Application ID:


Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Water Withdrawal Public

Project is Located:

Riverhead, Suffolk County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes the installation and operation of one (1) 24″ x 16″ diameter replacement public supply well (Well No. 2A, WW012489) and the continued operation of Well 1A and 3A (S108348 and S111777, respectively, formerly WW009370) at the Pulaski Street Plant 2 Well Field in the Town of Riverhead. Well 2A is proposed to be constructed to a depth of approximately 300 feet below grade and equipped with a pumping capacity of 1200 gallons per minute. Existing Well No. 2 (S007261, WW009370) is proposed to be properly sealed and decommissioned in accordance with NYSDEC Water Well Decommissioning specifications within 365 days of completion of Well No. 2A. The proposed project is located at 1144 Pulaski St. in the Town of Riverhead in Suffolk County, SCTM # 600-125-1-4003.

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 Aug 19, 2021.


Sherri L Aicher
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook, 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790