Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 01/10/2001

Bronx County
Applicant: NYC Health & Hospitals Corp
125 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013-4006
Facility: NYC-Hh - N Central Bx Hosp-3424 Kossuth
3424 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-
Application ID: 2-6002-00055/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application. The existing facility at 3424 Kossuth Avenue in Bronx, NY, is a 255-bed hospital which provides health care. The facility is subject to the provision of Title V for sulfur dioxide and is subject to 6NYCRR 225-1, 6NYCRR 227-1, 6NYCRR 227-2.4, 6NYCRR 27-2.6, 6NYCRR 212. 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. Certification reports submitted by the facility are also available for review. In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(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.

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 permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Feb 9 2001.
Contact: Elizabeth A. Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Consolidated Edison Co Of NY Inc
4 Irving Pl Rm 306-S
New York, NY 10003-3502
Facility: Con Ed-Consolidated Edison Company
332 Hunts Point Avenue
Bronx, NY 10474-
Application ID: 2-6007-00190/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application. The existing facility located at 332 Hunts Point Avenue, Bronx, NY 10474, is an existing natural gas compressor station consisting of one 37 MMBtu/hr combustion turbine. The facility's emissions for nitrogen oxides exceed the major source pollutant threshold listed in 6NYCRR Subpart 201-6 and, therefore, the facility is subject to the provisions of Title V. The facility's emissions of nitrogen oxide are averaged with other facilties owned by Con Edison, as per a plan approved by the Department, to verify compliance with 6NYCRR Part 227-2. 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. Certification reports submitted by the facility are also available for review. In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(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.

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 permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Feb 9 2001.
Contact: Elizabeth A. Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

New York County
Applicant: NYC Transit Authority
370 Jay St Rm 819
Brooklyn, NY 11201-3814
Facility: NYC-Ta Mother Clara Hale Depot
721 Lenox Avenue
New York, NY 10039-
Application ID: 2-6203-00152/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing repair and maintenance bus depot for New York City Transit Buses. The facility has one operable boiler with a maximum operating heat input of 10.5 mmbtu/hr which fires #4 fuel oil. The facility proposes to cap out from Title V for NOx emissions. The facility will be limited to firing less than 666,666 gallons per year of #4 fuel oil which will be the maximum oil firing in order to keep NOx emissions below 25 tons/year threshold. 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 instruction on filing for party status and submitting comments.

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 permit type is exempt or the activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation regulations.
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 Feb 9 2001.
Contact: Elizabeth A. Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Williams Communications Inc
110 West 7Th St
Suite 500
Tulsa, OK 74119-
Facility: Williams Communications Inc
601 West 26Th Street
New York, NY 10001-
Application ID: 2-6205-01562/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:

The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for a facility located at 601 West 26th Street, New York 10001, consisting of two CAT 3516B reciprocating diesel engines which are rated at 2847 brake horsepower and fire only low sulfur diesel. This facility will generate power for the point of presence site of a fiber communication distribution center for greater Manhattan and New York City. The facility will produce two megawatts of power. This facility is synthetic minor and will cap for oxides of nitrogen below the Title V threshold. 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.

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: NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Feb 9 2001.
Contact: Elizabeth A. Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
eaclarke@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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