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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 04/14/2010

Orange County

Applicant:

Village of Washingtonville
29 W Main St
PO Box 140
Washingtonville, NY 10992 -1412

Facility:

Washingtonville - V Wwtf
3 Walt Cole Blvd
Washingtonville, NY 10992

Application ID:

3-3320-00028/00004

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Blooming Grove, Orange 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 (NY0023671), 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 Village of Washingtonville Wastewater Treatment Plant has a design flow of 0.700 mgd. The treatment system has two treatment trains: One consists of screening, grit chamber, primary settling tank, trickling filter, secondary settling tanks, and the other consists of oxidation ditch, final settling tanks, and sand filter. Sludge is pumped to digester, decant tank and to belt press room. The facility also uses chlorine for disinfection when necessary. Chlorine is added to wastewater at entrance of the sand filter. The facility has treated surface discharge to Moodna Creek, a class C water.

The following changes to the permit are proposed: Permit pages and conditions have been updated to reflect current DEC guidance, format and nomenclature. Names and addresses of the facility and permittee have been updated. Footnotes for the Permit Limits, Levels and Monitoring pages have been updated and reordered. The seasonal disinfection period has been changed from 5/15 - 10/15 to 5/1 - 10/31. CBOD5 effluent limit has been changed from 7-day average limit to monthly average limit. Sampling requirements for pH, temperature and settleable solids at influent have been removed. A short term, high intensity monitoring requirement for copper and nickel has been added. A compliance schedule has been added requiring the permittee to collect and analyze effluent wastewater on a weekly basis for 3 months. Based on the monitoring results, the DEC will make the final determination whether any effluent limit for the respective pollutants are necessary. A Capacity, Management, Operation and Maintenance program has been added. A proposal submitted by the permittee for expansion of the treatment plant to treat increased flow and address sewer overflow requires submittal of an engineering report by Fall 2010. This proposal has been included in the draft permit under the compliance schedule.

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 not located in a Coastal Management area and is not 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 May 14, 2010.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Applicant:

U S Dept of the Army
The Pentagon
Washington, DC 20310

Facility:

US Army Garrison
IMNE-MIL-PWE-M|Bldg 667A Ruger Rd
West Point, NY 10996

Application ID:

3-3336-00022/00020

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Highlands, Orange 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 (NY0023761), 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 Target Hill Sewage Treatment Plant has a design flow of 2.0 mgd. Treatment includes screening, primary settling, aeration tanks, gravity belt thickening, final settling treatment, and chlorination. Sludge is pumped to primary and secondary anaerobic digesters and pressed and hauled for land application or landfill. The facility has treated surface discharge to the Hudson River, a class B water.

The following changes to the permit are proposed: Requirement for Whole Effluent Toxicity Testing has been added. A Mercury Minimization Program has been added. Combined Sewer overflow Long Term Control Plan has been added. Best Management Practices for combined sewer overflows has been added. Effluent disinfection requirement extended 5/1 to 10/31 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 May 14, 2010.

Contact:

Teresa Diehsner
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
depprmt@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Westchester County

Applicant:

Neil Rosoff

Facility:

Neil Rosoff Property
1833 E Main St
Mohegan Lake, NY

Application ID:

3-5554-00280/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Yorktown, Westchester County


Project Description:

The project sponsor proposes to renovate an existing structure located at 1833 East Main Street, Mohegan Lake. The renovation of the site will include the construction of a pervious block parking area and planted stormwater structures. The project will result in 17,833 SF of permanent impacts to the 100' adjacent area of NYSDEC Freshwater Westland A-28.

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 performed.

SEQR Lead Agency: Yorktown Town Planning Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not 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 29, 2010.

Contact:

Joseph R Murray
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
r3dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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