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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 04/27/2016

Bronx County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Transportation
55 Water St Fl 4
New York, NY 10041

Facility:

NYC DOT - Bruckner Blvd/Westchester Crk
Bruckner Blvd Over Westchester Creek
Bronx, NY 10473

Application ID:

2-6007-00796/00004

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:

Bronx, Bronx County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to replace the Unionport Bridge, which carries Bruckner Boulevard across Westchester Creek in the Bronx. The existing double leaf bascule bridge will be replaced with two parallel single leaf bascule bridges. In order to facilitate construction two temporary bridge spans will be built, one located north of the existing bridge seated on existing pier foundations, and the other, located to the south of the existing bridge, will rest on new temporary foundations in Westchester Creek. The project also involves relocation of an existing 8.5' x 10' box sewer outfall to the north of the proposed bascule pier and 3000 square feet (0.06 acres) of benthic/open water habitat to remove and replace submarine cables. Impacts from construction will be mitigated through debris removal and/or transitional plantings on the southwest shore of Westchester Creek adjacent to the project.

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 Transportation

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 May 12, 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


Kings County

Applicant:

Transcontinental Ultra Flex Inc
Christine Desaulniers
975 Essex St
Brooklyn, NY 11208

Facility:

Transcontinental Ultra Flex Inc.
975 Essex St
Brooklyn, NY 11208 -5419

Application ID:

2-6105-00149/00006

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 3 and permit transfer for a facility to produce flexible packaging materials. ULTRA FLEX PACKAGING CORP was purchased by TRANSCONTINENTAL ULTRA FLEX INC. The facility operates: three 10-color flexographic printing presses ducted to a natural gas fired Regenerative Thermal Oxidizer (RTO), and proposes to add a fourth press to be ducted to the existing RTO; one Renzmann Automated Parts Washing System; two laminators, and proposes to add a third laminator, all ducted to a new natural gas fired RTO. No changes in caps are proposed. Total VOC emissions from the facility will continue to be capped at 24 tons/yr. The facility is also required to continue to demonstrate emissions below 10 tons/yr individual HAPs and below 25 tons/yr total HAPs.

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 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:

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 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 May 27, 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


Richmond County

Applicant:

Serena Court LLC
15 Seguine Ave
Staten Island, NY 10309

Facility:

Serena Court - B 6523/L 92, 94, 101, 103
1 Bland Pl
Staten Island, NY 10312

Application ID:

2-6404-00925/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct nineteen (19) detached one and two-family houses including a sanitary sewer line running through an on-site private street into an existing sanitary sewer located in Amboy Road. Two of the proposed houses and portions of a proposed cul-de-sac are within the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Class I Freshwater Wetland AR-12 (Arbutus Lake). The applicant proposes the establishment of 30 foot wide deed restricted vegetated buffer area between the development and the wetland. The project site is located at 1 Bland Place, Staten Island, Block 6523 - Lots 92, 94, 101 and 103.

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:

Evaluation using a Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form or other information has concluded that the proposed activity will not impact 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 May 05, 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 Sanitation
125 Worth St
New York, NY 10013 -4006

Facility:

NYCDOS - Fresh Kills Landfill
310 W Service Rd
Staten Island, NY 10314

Application ID:

2-6499-00029/00257

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to enlarge an existing stormwater basin within the adjacent area of Smith's Creek in support of ongoing compost operations. A leachate pump station will be constructed and will convey the collected basin flow to the NYC sanitary sewer; there is no outlet pipe from the basin. Additionally, a paved access road and lighting will be constructed around the perimeter of the compost area to facilitate access by the FDNY and other first responders during emergencies. Vegetated swales and three biofilter basins will manage stormwater runoff from two proposed building pads and a 2.7 acre composting pad. Stormwater at the site during both construction activities and operational activities will be regulated by the appropriate Stormwater General permits.

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 a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.

SEQR Lead Agency: NYC Department of Sanitation

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 located in a Coastal Management area and is 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 May 12, 2016.

Contact:

Iver M Anderson
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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