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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 08/18/2010

Dutchess County

Applicant:

Dutchess County SPCA
636 Violet Ave
Hyde Park, NY 12538

Facility:

Dutchess County SPCA
636 Violet Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12538

Application ID:

3-1332-00268/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Hyde Park, Dutchess County


Project Description:

Applicant is proposing the installation of a 4 foot wide by 120 foot long gravel walking trail within the 100 foot adjacent area of State regulated wetland HP-30 (Class II). The walking trail is associated with rehabilitation of the existing Dutchess County SPCA facility. The facility upgrade will also require the installation of expanded subsurface sanitary wastewater treatment associated with the increases flow. No wetland fill is proposed as part of this trail.

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: Hyde Park Town Planning Board

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 Sep 02, 2010.

Contact:

John W Petronella
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


Rockland County

Applicant:

NYS Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Ave
Albany, NY 12229

Facility:

Rockland Psychiatric Center
140 Old Orangeburg Rd
Orangeburg, NY 10962

Application ID:

3-3924-00178/00009

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Orangetown, Rockland County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments and made a tentative determination to issue a renewal for the Title V Permit for the operation of Rockland Psychiatric Center located in Rockland County, New York

This facility is applying for a renewal of its Title V permit. The facility is a psychiatric hospital; SIC code 8063, located in Rockland County. The facility operates five steam boilers for space heating, which burn natural gas and low-sulfur #6 fuel oil. Three boilers are rated at 48.6 mmBtu/hr, and two at 29.9 mmBtu/hr, connected to 2 emission points. The boilers are subject to the NOx RACT requirements of Part 227-2, and as such will be stack tested, and maintain logs. By acceptance of this permit, the permittee agrees that the permit is contingent upon strict compliance with the ECL, all applicable regulations, the General Conditions specified and any Special Conditions included as part of this permit.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. The Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below. A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6234.html.

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 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 Sep 19, 2010.

Contact:

Kenneth R Grzyb
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


Sullivan County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368

Facility:

Nycdep - Grahamsville Wastewater Treatment Plant
St Rtes 42 & 55|Reynolds Rd
Grahamsville, NY 12740

Application ID:

3-4842-00008/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Municipal SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Neversink, Sullivan 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 (NY0026549), 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 Grahamsville Wastewater Treatment Plant has a design flow of 0.18 mgd. Treatment consists of screening, grit removal, primary settling, aeration nitrification (rotating biological contractor) final settling, sand filtration microfiltration, disinfection (chlorination-dechlorination) and post aeration. The facility also provides phosphorus removal. Sludge and scum are dewatered on the sludge drying beds and then transported to Sullivan County Solid Waste Transfer station. The following changes to the permit are proposed: A mercury limit and a requirement to development a Mercury Minimization plan have been added. A short term high intensity monitoring program for the parameters detected in the latest comprehensive sampling analysis 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 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 Sep 17, 2010.

Contact:

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


Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368

Facility:

NYCDEP Grahamsville Laboratory
7870 St Rte 42
Grahamsville, NY 12740

Application ID:

3-4842-00178/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Stream Disturbance
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Neversink, Sullivan County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to collect soil samples from 18 locations along approximately 250 linear feet of Red Brook [Water Index #H-139-14-48-2 , Class A(t) and B(ts) portions] to characterize the nature and extent of potential historical releases from the Neversink Tunnel Outlet Hydroelectric Plant. Project site is located on the west side of Red Brook and east of Route 42 and the hydroelectric plant property commencing approximately 530 feet south of Main St. (Route 55).

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:

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 Sep 02, 2010.

Contact:

Judith A Blauvelt
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


Ulster County

Applicant:

Northeast Solite Corp
PO Box 437
Mount Marion, NY 12456 -0437

Facility:

Northeast Solite Corporation
962 Old Kings Hwy
Mt Marion, NY 12456

Application ID:

3-5148-00084/00025

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Saugerties, Ulster County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control) of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and Title V of the Federal Clean Air Act Amendments and made a tentative determination to issue a renewal for the Title V Air Facility Permit for the operation of Northeast Solite Corporation located in Mt. Marion, Ulster County. Northeast Solite Corporation is a lightweight aggregate manufacturing facility. Raw material (shale) is quarried and processed on site. The shale is heated and expanded in any of three kilns to form the lightweight aggregate. The three kilns can burn coal or no. 2 oil. Recycled aggregate from off site can also be used in the manufacturing process. For purposes of the Title V permit, the facility is divided up into five air emission units. These units include a raw material processing area, the three kilns and associated equipment, a coal processing area, a lime handling system, and a finished material processing area. The raw and finished material processing areas consist of crushers, screeners, and conveyors. Five new conveyors will be added to the finished material processing area. The following regulations are applicable to the facility: 6NYCRR Parts 200, 201, 202, 211, 212, and 225. The new conveyors will be subject to 40 CFR 60 Subpart OOO. By acceptance of this permit, the permittee agrees that the permit is contingent upon strict compliance with the ECL, all applicable regulations, the General Conditions specified and any Special Conditions included as part of this permit.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.

Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. The Draft Permit and Permit Review Report may be viewed and printed from the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/32249.html.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing. Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below. A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6234.html.

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 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 Sep 17, 2010.

Contact:

Kenneth R Grzyb
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Stan Stanton

Facility:

Stanton Mine
325 Old Rte 209
Wawarsing, NY

Application ID:

3-5156-00263/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Wawarsing, Ulster County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to mine approximately 930,000 cubic yards of sand and gravel from 23.6 acres on two parcels of approximately 27 acres total over the course of 15 years. There are no surface water resources on-site. No excavation below the water table is proposed. On-site processing includes crushing and screening. The site will be reclaimed as open field and pasture.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 17, 2010.

Contact:

Rebecca S Crist
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


Westchester County

Applicant:

Monomoy Farm LLC
375 Park Ave
New York, NY 10152

Facility:

Monomoy Farm LLC Property
806 Peach Lake Rd
North Salem, NY

Application ID:

3-5540-00099/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

North Salem, Westchester County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes disturbances to NYS-regulated wetland L-6, Class 3, and its 100-foot adjacent area associated with improvements to this existing farm. Approximately 2.04 acres of disturbance is proposed associated with a new farm road to connect the properties at 806 Peach Lake Road and 706 Titicus Road, which includes a crossing of wetland L-6 and a class C unnamed tributary of Titicus River with a span bridge. A second area of disturbance of approximately 1.26 acre is associated with improvement of an existing farm road partially within the wetland adjacent area. Approximately 0.156 acre of wetland and 0.173 acre of adjacent area will be restored from existing riding trails to a natural condition. Total impact area for construction of the roads is 0.046 acre of wetland and 2.17 acres of adjacent area.

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: North Salem Town Planning Board

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Sep 02, 2010.

Contact:

Rebecca S Crist
NYSDEC Region 3 Headquarters
21 South Putt Corners Rd
New Paltz, NY 12561
(845)256-3054
dep.r3@dec.ny.gov


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