Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 08/22/2001

Bronx County
Applicant: Waste Management Of New York LLC
1001 Fannin Suite 4000
Houston, TX 77002-
Facility: Waste Management-630 Truxton Street
630 Truxton Street
Bronx, NY -
Application ID: 2-6007-00070/00007
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 27 Title 7 Solid Waste Management
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:

In Bronx County, at the above address, modify the physical plant and operation of an existing construction and demolition debris processing facility, including but not limited to the following: (1) adding a scale and a truck tarping area; (2) increasing the size of the facility by demolishing a 70' x 100' building on an adjacent parcel owned by the Applicant and incorporating such lot into the facility (Such increase in facility size will provide more room to operate equipment and vehicles, but will not increase the size of the facility's waste handling area.); (3) regrading the site with new concrete and installing a new drainage system with a sedimentation/flow reduction chamber; (4) installing a new water supply system; (5) installing a new dust suppression system with heat tracing; and (6) planting street trees along the southern border of the facility along Randall Avenue between Worthen and Truxton Streets.

The facility's throughput capacity would remain 1,050 tons per day of construction and demolition debris. The facility's hours of operation would continue to be 5am-6pm, Monday through Friday and 7am-3pm, Saturday (closed Sunday).

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 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 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 Sep 7 2001.
Contact: Jeffrey S. Rabkin
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
jsrabkin@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Kings County
Applicant: G M D Shipyard
Brooklyn Navy Yard
Bldg 595
Brooklyn, NY 11205-
Facility: Bklyn Navy Yard Bldg 595
Brooklyn Navy Yard Bldg 595
Brooklyn, NY 11205-
Application ID: 2-6101-00369/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Kings County
Project Description:

The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application. The existing facility, GMD Shipyard, Brooklyn Navy Yard Bldg. 595, Brooklyn, is a ship repair facility. Surface coating and preparation activities comprise most ship repair jobs and produces all facility air emissions. All work is performed in three adjacent dry docks numbered 3, 5 and 6. The facility proposes to cap their VOC potential emissions to less than major source thresholds of 25 tons of VOC per year and commit to utilizing only NESHAP-compliant coatings. The GMD Shipyard must maintain records of coating materials which verify the parameters used to determine the volatile organic compound (VOC) content and emission. The facility is subject to the provisions of 6 NYCRR Part 201-7. 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 wriitten objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions 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 Sep 21 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 Dept Of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368-
Facility: Croton Aqueduct-Shaft 24 & 25
Between Audubon & Amsterdam And Between W 178Th& W 179Th Sts
New York, NY -
Application ID: 2-6201-00043/00005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:

The Department has made a preliminary determination to approve modification of an existing SPDES permit for the blowoff valves of Shafts 24 and 25 of the Croton Aqueduct, discharging into the Harlem River at 180th Street in Manhattan and the Bronx. The modifications consist of the addition of the following parameters for monitoring: Acetone and tert-Butyl Alcohol, and minor typographic corrections. A copy of the draft modified permit is available for viewing at the Region 2 office in Long Island City.

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: 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 Sep 21 2001.
Contact: John F. Cryan
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
jfcryan@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Richmond County
Applicant: Exxonmobil Oil Corp
3225 Gallows Road
Fairfax, VA 22037-
Facility: A & A Automotive
1680 Richmond Ave
Staten Island, NY 10314-
Application ID: 2-6403-00022/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Private/Commercial/Institutional SPDES
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:

The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has received an application to re-issue the following EPA minor Private/Commercial/Institutional State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (P/C/I SPDES)permit. DEC has made a tentative determination to re-issue this permit for a five-year period, maintaining the current effluent limitations and monitoring and reporting requirements. This permit involves the surface discharge of 200 gallons per day of treated sanitary waste to Main Creek.

Additional information including the current permit, renewal applications, and supporting documentation may be obtained from or inspected at the NYSDEC central office in Albany. Substantive comments on the permit or requests for hearing or both must be submitted in writing to the contact person.

SPDES Number: NY 010 7620

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 Sep 21 2001.
Contact: Erin L. Burns
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
elburns@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals