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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/02/2013

Bronx County

Applicant:

State University of New York
State University Plaza
381 Broadway
Albany, NY 12246

Facility:

Maritime College-Fort Schuyler
6 Pennyfield Ave
Bronx, NY 10465

Application ID:

2-6006-00011/00011

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Bronx, Bronx County

Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing facility that formerly held an Air State Facility Permit for Small Combustion Installation. The facility operates combustion installation consisting of four boilers. Two boilers installed in 1998, one rated at 15.2 and the other at 37.9 mmBtu/hr, exhaust through a common stack. One boiler rated 10.2 mmBtu/hr installed in 2008 exhaust through an individual stack; and one new replacement (2013) boiler rated at 32.2 mmBtu/hr will exhaust through an individual stack. The facility NOx emissions are limited to 24.9 tons per year. The facility is subject to the provisions of State Facility requirements specified under 6 NYCRR 201-7. 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 Nov 01, 2013.

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


Kings County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy 5th Fl
Corona, NY 11368

Facility:

Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant
329-69 Greenpoint Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Application ID:

2-6101-00025/00057

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Brooklyn, Kings County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a Title V Permit Renewal 1 for the Newtown Creek Wastewater Pollution Control Plant. The facility is a 310 mgd publicly owned secondary wastewater treatment plant that is currently undergoing a major construction upgrade that includes: construction of new processes; reconstruction of some existing processes; and repair and replacement of existing equipment.

In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.7(b)(9) and 201-6.3(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 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 Nov 01, 2013.

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


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