Oneida County Planning Environment & Water

Sauquoit Creek Basin Intermunicipal Commission

The Sauquoit Creek Basin Intermunicipal Commission (SCBIC) is made up of a group of municipalities, agencies and organizations who are signatories to a Sauquoit Creek Intermunicipal Agreement. The main purpose of the SCBIC is to provide a structure to address issues related to watershed management, flooding, and stormwater on a regional basis.

Powers and Duties

The powers and duties of the Sauquoit Creek Basin Intermunicipal Commission include, but are not limited to:

  • Participation on the SCBIC from all municipalities and key stakeholders within the basin and refining the long-term structure and roles of the SCBIC as needed;
  • Identify watershed, flooding, and stormwater management needs and projects within the Sauquoit Creek Basin;
  • Evaluate projects on a watershed basis to determine potential effects or impacts of one project on another project.
  • Share costs, services, and equipment or other resources among municipalities and stakeholders to accomplish chosen projects.
  • Complete the construction, operation, maintenance and management of approved Commission projects and activities.

Sauquoit Creek Sediment and Debris Management Plan- August 2021

Commission Information

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Representatives and Participating Agencies

Agencies or Muni. Name Address Email Phone

Town of Whitestown

David Glenn, Chairperson of the SCBIC

8539 Clark Mills Road
Whitesboro, NY 13492

ppgpitts3@roadrunner.com

(315) 534-5048

Town of New Hartford

Richard Sherman, Highway Superintendent

111 New Hartford St
New Hartford, NY 13414

rsherman@townofnewhartfordny.gov

(315) 724-4300

Town of Paris

Jim Canaguier, Highway Superintendent

9550 Pinnacle Road
Sauquoit, NY  13456

jamescanaguier@gmail.com

(315) 737-7262

Village of New Hartford

Tom Hughes, DPW Superintendent

2 Mill Street
New Hartford, NY 13413

tomhughes@villageofnewhartford.com

(315)724-0379

Village of Whitesboro

Charles Tritten, DPW Superintendent

10 Moseley St
Whitesboro, NY 13492

whtborohighway@roadrunner.com

315-736-7003

Town of Whitestown

Sal Granato, Highway Superintendent

4 White St
Whitesboro, NY 13492

highway@whitestown.net

(315) 736-4531

Village of Yorkville

Joseph Morosco, Fire Chief

168 Campbell Ave
Yorkville, NY 13495

315-724-2313

Village of New York Mills

Kenneth Jarosz, DPW Superintendent

1 Maple Street
New York Mills, NY 13417

(315) 736-9212

City of Utica

Michael Mahoney/ Stephanie Wurz

1 Kennedy Plaza
Utica, NY 13502

mmahoney@cityofutica.com

(315) 792-0152

Oneida County Department of Water Quality and Water Pollution Control

Steve Devan, Commissioner

PO Box 442
Utica, NY 13503

sdevan@ocgov.net

(315) 798-5656

Oneida County Emergency Services

Dan Appler, Deputy Director

120 Base Road
Oriskany, New York 13424

dappler@ocgov.net

(315) 765-2526

Oneida County Department of Public Works

Dave Babowicz, Assistant Engineer

6000 Airport Road
Oriskany, NY 13424

dbabowicz@ocgov.net

(315) 793-6218

Sauquoit Creek Channel and Flood Plain Restoration Project, Commercial Drive, Whitestown.

Sauquoit Creek Channel

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