ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 11/28/2012
NYC Transit Authority
New York, NY 10004
MTA - Staten Island Rapid Transit
Railroad Right of Way
Staten Island, NY
Permit(s) Applied for:
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Project is Located:
Staten Island, Richmond County
To address deficiencies listed in a 2009 Staten Island Railway Annual Bridge Inspection Report, the applicant proposes to rehabilitate and repair the concrete culvert at Lemon Creek located between Manee Avenue Bridge and Woodvale Avenue Bridge. A concrete block revetment will be placed along the bottom of the culvert and concrete armor at the ends of the culvert. The work also includes removal of security fencing from 9 locations within NYSDEC regulated wetland areas in accordance with NYSDEC Commissioner Order R2-0106-94-06.
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:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Dec 21, 2012.
Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101