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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 03/31/2010

Queens County

Applicant:

Lefferts Oil Terminal Inc
31-70 College Point Blvd
Flushing, NY 11354

Facility:

Lefferts Oil Flushing Terminal
31-70 College Point Blvd
Queens, NY 11354

Application ID:

2-6302-00142/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is pursuing a Department Initiated Modification (DIM) to the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES) Permit (NY0032816), pursuant to 6 NYCRR Part 750-1.18, and 750-1.19, the Priority Ranking System known as New York State's Environmental Benefit Permit Strategy (EBPS).

The Lefferts Oil Flushing Terminal has a design flow of 2.0mgd. The facility stores and distributes home heating oil via tank trucks to residential homes. All stormwater is treated by and oil/water separator prior to discharge via outfall 001 to Flushing Creek, a class I water.

The following changes to the permit are proposed: The name of the facility has been changed from Coastal Oil to Lefferts Oil Flushing Terminal. The limit for total Residual Chlorine has been reduced. Action Levels for Benzene, Total Xylenes and Ethylbenzene have been repaced with Water Quality based limits. A limit of 0.1 ml/l for settleable solids for outfall 001 has been added. A Total Suspended Solids limit for Outfall 01A has been added. Sanitary discahrge to groundwater Outfall 002 has been added.

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 an Unlisted Action and will not have a significant impact on the environment. A Negative Declaration is on file. A coordinated review was not performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

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 Apr 30, 2010.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
deppermitting@dec.ny.gov


Richmond County

Applicant:

Reynolds Shipyard Corp
200 Edgewater Street
Staten Island, NY 10305 -4917

Facility:

Reynolds Shipyard Corp-200 Edgewater St
200 Edgewater Street
Staten Island, NY 10305

Application ID:

2-6404-00250/00008

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes demolish an existing gravity wall and install 45 linear feet of new steel sheet bulkhead. The installation will result in the filling of approximately 230 Square feet of NYSDEC regulated tidal wetlands Shoals Mudflats / Littoral Zone. The project site is located north of Clifton Avenue, east of Sylvia Lane, west of New York Bay.

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 permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.

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 Apr 16, 2010.

Contact:

Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


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