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ENB Region 3 Completed Applications 11/02/2011

Orange County

Applicant:

Karen Ginsberg

Facility:

Ginsberg Property
406 Bellvale Rd
Chester, NY

Application ID:

3-3322-00182/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

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

Project is Located:

Chester, Orange County


Project Description:

The project sponsor proposes to excavate an existing .2 acre Class B pond, which is the head water of a tributary of Wickham Lake. The pond is approximately four feet deep and the proposed excavation will result in a maximum depth of eight feet. To prevent the release of turbid water downstream, work will be performed during a time period when no flow is discharging from the pond. Furthermore, all excavated sediments will be spread on-site and stabilized with an appropriate seed mix.

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:

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 Nov 17, 2011.

Contact:

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


Applicant:

Dynegy Northeast Generation Inc
992 River Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550

Facility:

Danskammer Generating Station
994 River Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550

Application ID:

3-3346-00011/00017

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Newburgh, Orange County


Project Description:

Under a Best Available Retrofit Technology (BART) Determination, Danskammer Unit 4 will be subject to the following emission limit changes: NOx: Lowering the existing emission limit from 0.42 lb/mmBtu to 0.12 lb/mmBtu (24-hr avg. during ozone season, 30-day avg. during non-ozone season) to meet NOx RACT/BART, effective 7/1/2014. SO2: Lowering the existing emission limit from 1.1 lb/mmBtu to 0.5 lb/mmBtu (24-hr avg.), effective 7/1/2014. PM: Lowering existing limit from 0.1 lb/mmBtu to 0.06 lb/mmBtu (1-hr average), effective 7/1/2014.

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 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 Dec 02, 2011.

Contact:

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


Putnam County

Applicant:

Matthew Biben

Facility:

Biben Property
146 S Knapp Ct
Kent, NY

Application ID:

3-3722-00219/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Docks, Platforms & Moorings
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Kent, Putnam County


Project Description:

The project sponsor proposes to remove and replace an existing pool house and patio. The new pool house, modified pool and storage facility will be partially constructed within the regulated 100 foot adjacent area of NYSDEC Freshwater Wetland OL-7 (Class I) and result in 1,891 square feet of permanent impacts. In addition, the project sponsor proposes to install a 6' x 12' floating dock within the wetland boundary.

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 Nov 17, 2011.

Contact:

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


Sullivan County

Applicant:

Werlau Enterprises LLC
8 Hysana Rd
Liberty, NY 12754

Facility:

McIntosh Sand & Gravel
McIntosh Rd
Liberty, NY 12754

Application ID:

3-4828-00061/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility
Article 23 Title 27 Mined Land Reclamation

Project is Located:

Fallsburgh, Sullivan County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to re-mine two and one-half acres which were previously mined within the existing permitted life of mine of 18 acres and to add additional processing equipment - a larger crusher, screener, and a washing plant.

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:

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 Dec 02, 2011.

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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