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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 08/24/2011

Kings County

Applicant:

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

Facility:

NYC-DEP Coney Island WPCP
2591 Knapp St
Brooklyn, NY 11235

Application ID:

2-6107-00004/00019

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:

Brooklyn, Kings County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to reconstruct the existing 72-inch diameter Coney Island WPCP plant outfall. This outfall was originally constructed in 1934 and has deteriorated, thus requiring reconstruction, including approximately 200 linear feet of new pipe, 1000 linear feet of protective armoring mattress over existing pipe, a new diffuser section and diversion chamber, as well as the demolition of the existing outlet chamber. Mitigation for an estimated 14,150 cubic yards of material that must be placed above the existing mudline will provided for by NYCDEP paying $172,500 into a fund for a shallow-water benthic mapping project to be undertaken within New York Harbor.

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: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection

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.

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 14, 2011.

Contact:

Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


New York County

Applicant:

Mount Sinai Medical Center
1 Gustave L Levy Pl
New York, NY 10029 -6504

Facility:

Mount Sinai Hospital
1 Gustave L Levy PL|1450 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10029

Application ID:

2-6204-00059/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County


Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing Title V facility that is a research and teaching hospital consisting of the Mount Sinai Hospital and the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. The application is for the refurbishment of boilers B0005 & B0006 and new boiler replacement of boilers B0001, B0002, B0003 & B0004. All boilers will be connected to the existing stack; stack elevation will be extended by 30 feet. The modification of Boilers 5 and 6 and replacement of 1, 2, 3 and 4 will result in reduction in potential to emit (PTE) rates when switching from #6 fuel oil to #2 as the back-up fuel and maintaining natural gas as primary fuel. This modification is being done to accommodate additional steam demand and to meet the new NOx RACT Rule which will be in effect after July 1, 2014. The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC office provided in this notice. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions on filing for party status and submitting comments.

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 23, 2011.

Contact:

Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Governors Island Preservation & Education Corp
Battery Maritime Bldg Slip 7
10 South St
New York, NY 10004

Facility:

Gipec - Governors Island
Governors Island
New York, NY 10004 -5084

Application ID:

2-6206-00004/00052

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County


Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a new permit for a proposed discharge of up to 20,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater into the Upper New York Bay (Class I) via Governors Island Outfall STRM-003 from a treatment system at the applicant's project site located on Governors Island in Manhattan where the applicant will be replacing storm sewers.

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 Sep 23, 2011.

Contact:

Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
dep.r2@dec.ny.gov


Queens County

Applicant:

NYC School Construction Authority
30-30 Thomson Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101 -3045

Facility:

PS 312
46-08 5TH St
Long Island City, NY 11101

Application ID:

2-6304-01680/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County


Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a new permit for a proposed discharge of up to 144,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater into Anable Basin (Class I) via NYCDEP Outfall BB-022 from a treatment system consisting of a settling tank, clarifier tank, bag filters and activated carbon units at the applicant's project site located at 46-08 5th Street in Long Island City, Queens where the applicant will temporarily dewater to facilitate construction of a new school.

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: NYC School Construction Authority

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 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 Sep 23, 2011.

Contact:

Steve A Watts
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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