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ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 05/02/2012

Nassau County

Applicant:

Covanta Hempstead Company
600 Merchants Concourse
Westbury, NY 11590

Facility:

Hempstead Resource Recovery Facility
600 Merchants Concourse
Westbury, NY 11590

Application ID:

1-2820-01727/00028

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management

Project is Located:

Hempstead, Nassau County


Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a modification to replace the current facility throughput limit of 975,000 tons of Municipal Solid Waste, based on a 12-month rolling total with a steam production based limit of 6,250,000 thousand pounds of steam per year, also as a 12-month rolling total. In order to ensure that NOx emissions will be below the applicable PSD and nonattainment NSR triggering thresholds. The applicant is proposing to reduce the annual mass emissions limit for NOx from 1457 tons per year to 1280 tons per year, both based on a 365-day rolling total.

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 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 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 Jun 01, 2012.

Contact:

Susan Ackerman
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Applicant:

Stewart Senter Inc
333 Baldwin Rd
Hempstead, NY 11550

Facility:

Hidden Pond at Old Westbury
225 N Store Hill Rd NCTM 17-15-8A-8C
Old Westbury, NY 11568

Application ID:

1-2822-01650/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well

Project is Located:

North Hempstead, Nassau County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to install a 6 inch diameter irrigation well to a depth of 350 feet and having a capacity of 50 gallons per minute. The water will be used to irrigate the common areas and replenish pond. Project is located at 225 N. Store Hill Rd., Old Westbury, Town of North Hempstead, Nassau County and is known as Hidden Pond at Old Westbury. NCTM#17/15/8A-8C

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 21, 2012.

Contact:

Mary A Mackinnon
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Suffolk County

Applicant:

Suffolk County
H Lee Dennison Bldg
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Facility:

Patchogue-Holbrook Roadway & Patchogue Lake Shoreline
Co Rte 19 (Patchogue-Holbrook Rd)
Patchogue, NY 11772

Application ID:

1-4722-05244/00002

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Brookhaven, Suffolk County


Project Description:

The applicant proposes to remove an existing fence along the roadway, perform selective clearing of invasive vegetation and construct three fishing stations along Patchogue Lake for public access. Patchogue Lake is a regulated freshwater wetland identified as freshwater wetland #P-2. The project site is located on the north side of County Road 19, Patchogue-Holbrook Road, in the Village of Patchogue, Town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County.

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 May 18, 2012.

Contact:

Mark Carrara
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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