ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 02/13/2002
Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 02/13/2002

Bronx County
Applicant: Waste Management of New York, LLC
1001 Fannin - Suite 4000
Houston, Texas 77002
Facility: Harlem River Yard Transfer Station
98 Lincoln Avenue
Bronx, NY 10454-
Application ID: 2-6007-00159/00007
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, expand an existing transfer station by 4.56 acres to allow the Applicant to store more full and empty rail cars on-site and otherwise facilitate the use of rail to transport putrescible waste from the site, therby reducing the Applicant's need to truck waste pursuant to its Contingency Plan.  The proposal includes no increase in the facility's current capacity of 3,000 tons per day of putrescible waste.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination: A draft environmental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency: NYS Dept of Transportation
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 Mar 15 2002.
Contact: Jeffrey S. Rabkin
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101

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