ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/25/2000

Kings County
Applicant: Iesi NY Corporation
2 Commerce St
Bayonne, NJ 07002-
Facility: Iesi NY Corporation-548 Varick Ave
548 Varick Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222-
Application ID: 2-6101-00065/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: in Brooklyn in Kings County.
Project Description:

In Kings county, at the facility located at 548 Varick Street, add a 129' x 255' portion of Block 2806, Lot 1, to the presently permitted facility. This portion of Lot 1 (which is adjacent to and southeast of the presently permitted facility, and which extends to the northwest corner of Cherry Street and Stewart Avenue) would be used to store empty containers and install and operate a scale to weigh inbound and outbound trucks. The remaining portion of Lot 1 (which extends to the northeast corner of Cherry Street and Varick Street) is occupied by a supporting structure for an exit ramp from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway and would not be used in association with the facility. The facility's permitted capacity would remain unchanged.

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 map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at 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.
Opportunity for Public Comment: Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Nov 13 2000.
Contact: Karen S. Westerlind
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997

Richmond County
Applicant: NYC Dept Of Parks & Recreation
830 5Th Ave
New York, NY 10021-7001
Facility: NYC Dpr - Si Greenbelt Bike/Walk Trail
Richmond Hill Rd
Staten Island, NY -
Application ID: 2-6499-00027/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: in Staten Island in Richmond County.
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a stone dust path, a maximum of 10 feet wide, for bicycles and pedestrians within the Amundsen Trail and Latourette Park linking the Gateway National Recreation Area at Great Kills Park with Historic Richmondtown and the Staten Island Mall. The work includes construction of an 8 foot wide pre-fabricated steel pedestrian bridge to cross Richmond Creek on St. George Road between Ascot and Aultman Avenues, replacement of an existing concrete bridge crossing Richmond Creek on St. Patricks Avenue between St. Andrews and Richmond Road and construction of a new 8 foot wide pre-fabricated timber bridge crossing Richmond Creek within Richmondtown. Portions of the proposed path are within or adjacent to NYSDEC regulated Freshwater Wetlands AR-3 (Richmond Creek), AR-4 (Latourette), AR-32 (Latourette Park West).

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 PARKS & RECREATION
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on 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 Nov 24 2000.
Contact: John F. Cryan
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997