DEEP: Jennifer Hutton - Notice of Tentative Determination (Lyme)

Notice of Tentative Determination to Approve
Structures, Dredging & Fill Permit
Applicant:  Jennifer Hutton
Application No. 201813098-SDF
City/Town:  Lyme, CT
The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) hereby gives notice that a tentative determination has been reached to approve the following application submitted under Section 22a-361 of the Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) for a permit to conduct work waterward of the coastal jurisdiction line in tidal, coastal or navigable waters of the state.  The Commissioner also gives notice that a hearing may be held on this application if a written request is received from the applicant, or if the Commissioner determines that the public interest will best be served thereby. The Commissioner shall also hold a public hearing pursuant to CGS Section 22a-361(b) on receipt of a petition signed by twenty-five or more persons.
Applicant's Name and Address: Jennifer Hutton, 54 High Meadow Road, Marlborough, CT 06447
Contact Name/Phone/Email: Keith Neilson, Docko, Inc., 14 Holmes Street, Mystic, CT 06355,, (860) 572-8939.
Site Location: 100-8 Joshuatown Road, Lyme
The applicant proposes to install a 55-foot, 4-foot wide pile and timber-supported pier including rails and water and electric utilities, of which approximately 30 feet is waterward of the coastal jurisdiction line, and install a 12.5-foot by 8-foot float with an associated 3.5-foot by 20-foot ramp, braced restraint piles and five tie-off piles.
Interested persons may obtain a copy of the application from the above contacts or by sending a request for an electronic copy to DEEP at  The application is available for inspection at the DEEP Land & Water Resources Division, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, from 8:30 - 4:30 Monday through Friday.  Additional surveys, plans or other materials may be available with the original application file at DEEP.  All interested parties are invited to express their views on the tentative determination concerning this application.  Written comments on the application should be directed to John Natale, DEEP Land & Water Resources Division, 79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106-5127, no later than thirty (30) days from the publication date of this notice.  Comments regarding this application may be submitted via electronic mail to:
Petitions for a hearing should include the application number noted above and also identify a contact person to receive notifications.  Petitions may also identify a person who is authorized to engage in discussions regarding the application and, if resolution is reached, withdraw the petition.  Original signed petitions may be scanned and sent electronically to or may be mailed or delivered to: DEEP Office of Adjudications, 79 Elm Street, 3rd floor, Hartford, CT 06106-5127. All petitions must be received within the comment period noted above. If submitted electronically, original signed petitions must also be mailed or delivered to the address above within ten days of electronic submittal.  For additional information visit
/s/ Brian P. Thompson
Brian P. Thompson, Director
Published in The Hartford Courant on Friday, November 29, 2019
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