Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/02/2002

New York County
Applicant: Tanagraphics Inc
263 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY 10001-6638
Facility: Tanagraphics Inc-263 Ninth Ave
263 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY 10001-
Application ID: 2-6205-00088/00004
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The Department proposes to modify the Title V Facility Permit issued on 05/17/02 to Tanagraphics, Inc. located at 263 9th Ave., New York, NY 10001, which operates sheetfed offset lithographic printing.

The nature of changes involves the following: including a Statement of Basis (Permit Review Report); inspection and reporting on VOC storage containers; required sampling and testing Method 24 for new coatings; and opacity requirements.

The permittee may submit a written statement of reasons why the permit should not be modified, and/or request a hearing by 11/01/02. Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DEC's determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.   If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.   The applicant and all persons who  have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.

An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.   A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm

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 Nov 1 2002.
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

Queens County
Applicant: Rochdale Village Inc
169-65 137Th Ave
Jamaica, NY 11434-4517
Facility: Rochdale Village
132-11 Bedell St
Queens, NY 11434-
Application ID: 2-6307-00273/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department proposes to modify the Title V Facility Permit issued on 09/18/2000 to Rochdale Village Inc. located at 132-11 Bedell Street, Jamaica, NY 11434, apartments with a power plant.

The nature of changes involves the following: includes a Statement of Basis (Permit Review Report); Condition #26 clarifys requirements of the annual compliance certification reports; Condition #5 on Federal part of the permit has been expired and added to State part and contains upgraded language for Part 201-1.4 (unavoidable noncompliance and violations); added condition #1-3 which addresses the issue of prompt reporting requirements; Condition #34 expired  as it does not pertain to applicant; Condition #33 was expired and appears as Condition #1-20 pertaining to Part 225.7(a) of 6 NYCRR covering fuel oil reports sampling and analysis; added Condition #1-9 under citation 227-2.3(g) requiring quarterly reports on NOX-RACT compliance (including fuel oil and natual gas consumption data); added Conditions #1-12 and 1-15 regarding Opacity CEMs . Conditions #1-13 and #1-16 outline maintenance and reporting duties for operators of Opancity CEMs; added Condition #1-5 on State part of the permit regarding fuel composition and use and expired Condition #21 regarding fuel composition and use (Federal part of permit).

.Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below.  It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DEC's determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.   If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.   The applicant and all persons who  have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.

An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.   A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm

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 Nov 1 2002.
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: North Shore Towers Apartments Inc
272-40 Grand Central Parkway
Floral Park, NY 11005-1302
Facility: N Shore Towers Apt Total Energy Plant
272-40 Grand Central Parkway
Floral Park, NY 11005-
Application ID: 2-6307-00339/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department proposes to modify the Title V Facility Permit issued on 11/27/2001 to North Shore Towers Apartments Inc. located at 272-40 Grand Central Parkway, Floral Park, NY 11005, a 1,835-unit cooperative apartment complex with an integral total energy plant.

The nature of changes involves the following: Condition #1-9 is moved from Federal requirement side of the permit to State part as condition #2-13; added condition #2-6 regarding EPA approved State Implementation Plan pertaining to fuel composition and use; condition #1-14 language includes monitoring the facility's compliance with the NOx-RACT standards of Part 227-2.; condition #1-10 changed to specify a 5-year record maintenance period.

The permittee may submit a written statement of reasons why the permit should not be modified, and/or request a hearing by 11/01/02. Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below. It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.

DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DEC's determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.   If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.   The applicant and all persons who  have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.

An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.   A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm

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 Nov 1 2002.
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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