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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 08/21/2013

Queens County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Design & Construction
30-30 Thomson Ave 5TH Fl
Long Island City, NY 11101 -3045

Facility:

NYC DDC - Whitestone Expy Outfall
W of College Point Blvd 360 Ft From Whitestone Expy Service Rd B 4402 L 47, B 4942 L 57
Queens, NY 11354

Application ID:

2-6302-00903/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge
Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well Temporary Dewatering

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 withdrawal of up to 2,880,000 gallons per day and a discharge of up to 2,880,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater into Flushing River (Class I) via NYCDEP Outfall TI-904 from a treatment system consisting of a combination of settling tanks, oil separators, bag filters and carbon units at the applicant's project site located along a length of the Whitestone Expressway service road in Queens where the applicant will temporarily dewater to facilitate a construction of new sanitary and storm sewers and appurtenances.

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:

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 20, 2013.

Contact:

Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Applicant:

NYC Dept of Parks & Recreation
830 5TH Ave
New York, NY 10021 -7001

Facility:

NYC Parks-Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Grand Central Pkwy / Roosevelt Ave / I-678|Willow Lake / Meadow Lake
Queens, NY 11368

Application ID:

2-6306-00001/00022

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes shoreline restoration at the southern and southwestern edge of Meadow Lake. Shoreline restoration will transform existing lawn area into native wetland, wet meadow and woody areas. A bio retention basin will be constructed on the northwestern side of the lake to intercept and treat runoff from the Grand Central Parkway that currently enters the lake untreated. Sand and rock will be placed within the lake to create emergent wetland. 21,00 square feet of existing asphalt path will be removed. Public access points to the lake will be provided The project site is located at Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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 Parks & Recreation

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 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 06, 2013.

Contact:

Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Applicant:

Breezy Point Cooperative Inc
202-30 Rockaway Pt Blvd
Rockaway Point, NY 11697

Facility:

Breezy Point Coop
Breezy Point Blvd
Queens, NY 11697

Application ID:

2-6309-00024/00027

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 34 Coastal Erosion Management
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to excavate sand from a 60' wide dry area of beach and place it in the dune area to restore approximately 5000 linear feet of sand dunes between Beach 222nd Street and Beach 201st Street in Breezy Point. The dry beach shall be at least 100' in width and have an elevation of +7NGVD. The dune will be stabilized with American Beach Grass. The initial dune area creation will connect to an existing dune at the eastern boundary of Breezy Point and continue west for approximately 1100 ft.

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 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 05, 2013.

Contact:

Tamara A Greco
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


Richmond County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Parks & Recreation
830 5th Ave
New York, NY 10021 -7001

Facility:

NYC DPR - Midland Beach
Midland Beach Opposite Seaview Ave
Staten Island, NY 10305

Application ID:

2-6404-00846/00014

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 34 Coastal Erosion Management
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct 6,400 linear feet of geotextile core-reinforced sand dunes along the shore of Midland Beach, Staten Island. The dune would be approximately 5 feet high and 50 feet wide. 1,100 feet of sand-filled geotube would be placed beneath the pier to connect with the dune. The dunes adjacent to Ocean Breeze Park would also be restored and augmented to provide additional height as part of this project. The purpose of these dunes/berms would be to provide storm surge protection to Midland Beach, an area hard hit by Superstorm Sandy.

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 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 05, 2013.

Contact:

John F Cryan
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us


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