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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 01/20/2016

Bronx County

Applicant:

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

Facility:

Croton Water Filtration Plant
3701 Jerome Ave
Bronx, NY 10467

Application ID:

2-6099-00011/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Bronx, Bronx County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a renewal for an existing Air State Facility Permit for the NYC Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) to operate a 290 mgd drinking water filtration plant under the Moshlou Golf Course in the Bronx NY, which provides mixing, flocculation, dissolved air flotation, filtration and ultraviolet light disinfection for Croton System water. The Facility operates a combustion installation consisting of 4 natural gas fired boilers, rated at 29.1 mmBtu/hr each and one exempt 2000 kW diesel emergency generator.

The facility NOx emissions are capped at 24.9 tons per year. Records demonstrating compliance with this cap will be kept in accordance with the permit special conditions. The facility is subject to the provisions of State Facility requirements specified under 6NYCRR 201-7. The Air State Facility permit contains a listing of the applicable federal, state, and compliance monitoring requirements for the facility. 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Feb 19, 2016.

Contact:

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


New York County

Applicant:

Bank of America NA
Bank of America Corp Ctr
100 N Tryon St
Charlotte, NC 28255

Facility:

Bank of America
1111 6th Ave
New York, NY 10036

Application ID:

2-6202-01788/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air State Facility

Project is Located:

Manhattan, New York County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a renewal for an existing Air State Facility Permit for a commercial facility with six diesel fired power generating compression ignition internal combustion engines. The generators are Caterpillar/3516 with a rated electrical output of 2,000 kW exhausting through the individual stacks. This draft permit includes a minor modification to allow the generators to participate in the demand response programs.

The facility NOx emissions are capped at 24.9 tons per year. Records demonstrating compliance with this cap will be kept in accordance with the permit special conditions. The facility is subject to the provisions of State Facility requirements specified under 6NYCRR 201-7. The Air State Facility permit contains a listing of the applicable federal, state, and compliance monitoring requirements for the facility. 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 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

Coastal Management:

This project is not located in a Coastal Management area and is not subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Feb 19, 2016.

Contact:

Erin L Shirkey
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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