Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 04/11/2001

Bronx County
Applicant: Iroquois Gas Transmission System
One Corporate Drive Suite 606
Shelton, CT 06484-6208
Facility: Eastchester Gas Pipeline Metering Facil
Brush Ave|Corner Of Brush Ave And Lafayette Ave
Bronx, NY -
Application ID: 2-6006-00095/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:

This natural gas metering and odorant facility is part of the Eastchester Extentsion Pipeline Project. The purpose of the proposed project is to deliver natural gas for distribution to the Bronx, NY. The project consists of : (1) approximately 30.3 miles of 24-inch diameter pipeline from Northport, NY to the Bronx, NY with associated valves and maintenance equipment ; (2) a new 20,000 HP compressor station at Boonville NY,(NYSDEC Application # 6-502600082/00001). (3) a new 20,000 HP compressor Station at Dover, NY (NYSDEC Application # 3-1326-00211/00001); (4) a 3,300 HP increase and cooling unit at the existing Wright Compressor Station (NYSDEC Application # 4-4350-00008/00011); (5) an 11,000 HP increase at the existing Croghan compressor station; (6) a cooling unit at the existing Athens compressor station; (7) a Metering and Odorant Facility and point of interconnection with the facilities of the Consolidated Edison Company of New York located on Brush Ave in the Bronx (NYSDEC Application # 2-6006-00095/00001). Air State Facility Permit Applications have been recieved for the compressor and metering stations as noted above. All air applications are also complete for review. The application for a Section 401 Water Quality Certificate is for all project locations in DEC Regions 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6.

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 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 11 2001.
Contact: Kent P. Sanders
NYSDEC Headquarters
50 Wolf Rd
Albany, NY 12233
(518)457-2224
kpsander@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Richmond County
Applicant: Catherine Norton
257 St Andrews Road
Staten Island, NY 10306-1511
Facility: Norton Prop - B 2270/L 53
St Andrews Rd/Aultman Ave
Staten Island, NY 10306-
Application ID: 2-6404-00745/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a two-story one-family house including drywell, parking pad, sidewalk and street paving. The proposed house is located entirely within freshwater wetlands adjacent area, and at it's closest point the house is approximately 15 feet from the wetlands boundary of NYSDEC regulated Class I Freshwater Wetland AR-3 (Richmond Creek). The project site is located on St. Andrews Road between Ascot Avenue and Aultman Avenue, Staten Island Block 2270 - Lot 53,

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: 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 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 11 2001.
Contact: Harold J. Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
hjdickey@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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