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ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 11/02/2016

Nassau County

Applicant:

Village of Rockville Centre
PO Box 950
Rockville Centre, NY 11571 -0950

Facility:

Rockville Centre Power Plant
110 Maple Ave
Rockville Ctr, NY 11571

Application ID:

1-2820-00753/00008

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 19 Air Title V Facility

Project is Located:

Hempstead, Nassau County

Project Description:

The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to issue a Permit Modofocation for the following project: This project involves removal of the old silencers and stacks on Diesel Generator #9 and #10 and installation of new silencers and stacks on Diesel Generators #9 & #10 with Catalyst CO Oxidation System. The Power Plant is part of a small municipal not for profit facility that supplies electricity to residents, businesses, health care facilities and municipal government entities within the Village of Rockville Centre. As a "peak shaver" it gets most of its power from the grid and generates electricity as the power demand dictates. The Power Plant consists of eight diesel engine-generators with differing capacities and fuel capacities, together with supporting equipment. The diesel engine-generators are designated as units #7, #8, #9, #10, #11, #12, #13, and #14. Units #7, #8 and #12 are designated as emergency generators.

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 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 Dec 02, 2016.

Contact:

Susan Ackerman
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
R1DEP@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

Village of Valley Stream
123 S Central Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580 -5413

Facility:

Valley Stream Transfer Station
200 Arlington Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11580

Application ID:

1-2820-00884/00003

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management

Project is Located:

Hempstead, Nassau County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a new 11,990 sq ft indoor transfer station which will process municipal solid waste, recyclables, yard waste and C&D waste. The prior outdoor facility was permitted to transfer up to 115 tons per day. The new indoor facility is proposes to process up to 300 tons per day and up to 10 tons per day of C&D waste.

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.

This project is subject to the Department's Environmental Justice Policy and an enhanced public participation plan has been prepared and accepted as a component of application completeness. As part of the plan, a document repository has been established near the project area that contains application and project related materials. Information on the repository location and other outreach components of the plan is available from the identified DEC contact.

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: Valley Stream Village Board

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)

The proposed action is subject to CP-29. An enhanced public participation plan was submitted by the applicant and has become part of the complete application.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 17, 2016.

Contact:

Susan Ackerman
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook 50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
R1DEP@dec.ny.gov


Suffolk County

Applicant:

Crescent Duck Farm Inc
10 Edgar Ave
Aquebogue, NY 11931

Facility:

Crescent Duck Farm
10 Edgar Ave
Aquebogue, NY 11931

Application ID:

1-4730-00415/00008

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Groundwater Discharge

Project is Located:

Riverhead, Suffolk County

Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a new permit for an existing facility for a proposed discharge of 150,000 gallons per day of treated process wastewater from a duck farming operation. The wastewater is to be treated through an on-site wastewater treatment plant, and the proposed discharge will be to groundwater at the applicant's facility located at Corwin Duck Farm, 10 Edgar Avenue, Aquebogue, NY.

Refer to this application by the application number listed above and SPDES number, NY0005304.

The discharge is located within an area designated as a sole source aquifer. The following water purveyors have been identified as having service areas located within a 3 mile radius of the applicant's facility: Suffolk County Water Authority, Hampton Bays WD, and Riverhead WD.

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 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 Nov 17, 2016.

Contact:

Eugene R Zamojcin
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook|50 Circle Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
R1DEP@dec.ny.gov


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