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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 01/06/2016

New York County

Applicant:

NYC Transit Authority
2 Broadway
New York, NY 10004

Facility:

NYC-TA 207th Street Yard
3961 10th Ave
New York, NY 10034

Application ID:

2-6201-00004/00011

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to implement flood mitigation and resiliency measures at the MTA NYCT 207th Street Yard, located in Manhattan between 207th and 215th Street along the Harlem River. Proposed construction includes a new seawall, perimeter floodwall, flood barriers, enhancement of upland sewer/drainage features, and extension of existing stormwater outfalls. Construction of the seawall will take place in NYSDEC regulated tidal wetlands. Impacts from the construction will be mitigated through the removal of 4,273.5 cubic yards of debris from the Harlem River's North Cove, located adjacent to the site.

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: Metropolitan Transportation Authority

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed and cultural resources were identified. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no adverse impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Jan 21, 2016.

Contact:

Stephen A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

NYC Transit Authority
2 Broadway
New York, NY 10004

Facility:

NYC Transit 148th St Yard Lenox Ave Line
W 147th to W 151st St and Harlem River Dr
Manhattan, NY

Application ID:

2-6203-00182/00004

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to augment the existing seawall protecting the MTA NYCT 148th Street Yard, located along the Harlem River in Manhattan. The seawall is located within the NYSDEC regulated tidal wetlands. The impacts of construction will be mitigated through the removal of 66 cubic yards of in-water debris at North Cove, along the Harlem River adjacent to the MTA 207th Street Yards.

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: Metropolitan Transportation Authority

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed and cultural resources were identified. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no adverse impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Jan 21, 2016.

Contact:

Stephen A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Richmond County

Applicant:

Sushanta Mukherjee

Facility:

Mukherjee B 864 L 1
300 Ocean Ter
Staten Island, NY 10304

Application ID:

2-6402-00336/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The Applicant proposes to construct a 2 story single family house, garage, pool and patio within the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Class 1 Freshwater Wetland NA-5 (Reed's Basket Willow Swamp) . The project proposes a deed restricted area along the rear of the property. The property is located at 300 Ocean Terrace Block 864 P/O Lot 1.

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 maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for 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 Jan 21, 2016.

Contact:

Tamara A Greco
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

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

Facility:

NYC DEP-Ramble Road - Jack's Pond
Ramble Road
Staten Island, NY 10308

Application ID:

2-6404-00394/00008

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

As part of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection Bluebelt System, the applicant proposes four BMPs (Best Management Practices) in the Jack's Pond watershed. The watershed is approximately 50 acres in size, bounded by Amboy Road, Lindenwood Road, Midland Road and Grandview Terrace. Work will occur in the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Class II Freshwater Wetland AR-8 (Jack's Pond). The BMPs consist of: JP-1, an extended detention pond with outlet improvements at Jack's Pond adjacent to Ramble Road; JP-2, an outlet stilling basin at Jack's Pond adjacent to Clovis Road; JP-3, an outlet stilling basin and culvert at Hillside Terrace; JP-4, an outlet stilling basin and culvert between Cleveland and Nelson Avenues. BMPs are designed to provide stormwater flow management, flow conveyance, velocity attenuation, and water quality benefits while maintaining existing wetlands habitat.

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:

A final environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

A cultural resources survey has been completed and cultural resources were identified. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no adverse impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Jan 21, 2016.

Contact:

Christopher Lang
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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