ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/30/2009
Astoria Generating Company LP
18-01 20th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11105 -4271
Gowanus Generating Station
29th St & 2nd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located:
Brooklyn, Kings County
The applicant proposes to repair an existing timber crib bulkhead and stabilization of upland areas by means of steel soldier piles and timber legging with crushed stone fill in between. bulkhead repairs. To mitigate impacts from the proposed work the applicant proposes to remove approximately 30 cubic yards of fill from below mean high water and create approximately 460 square feet of aquatic habitat from existing upland. The project site is located at 28th Street and 2nd Avenue at the Gowanus Canal.
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:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Jan 22, 2010.
Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101