Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/23/2002

Queens County
Applicant: Bayswater Peaking Facility LLC
C/O Fpl Energy
700 Universe Blvd
North Palm Beach, FL 33408-
Facility: Bayswater Peaking Facility
1425 Bay 24Th Street
Far Rockaway, NY 11691-
Application ID: 2-6308-00513/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application.  The applicant has applied for a modification to add selective catalytic reduction (SCR) for control of oxides of nitrogen and a catalytic oxidizer (CO Catalyst) for control of carbon monoxide and volatile organic compounds emissions.  The facility is still capped from the applicability of Part 231-2 (Non-Attainment New Source Review).  The additional control equipment allows them to run the turbine for more hours with approximately the same emissions.  The draft permit contains new limits for NOx (increased 0.3 tons per year) and for CO (increased 0.4 tons per year).  

The project is located on Bay 24th Street, Far Rockaway.
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 not performed.
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 22 2002.
Contact: Christopher M Hogan
NYSDEC Headquarters
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233
(518)402-9167
cmhogan@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Richmond County
Applicant: Ryan Crenshaw
47568 Anchorage Circle
Sterling, VA 20165-
Facility: Crenshaw Prop - B 3500/L 42
Father Capodanno Blvd & Vulcan St
Staten Island, NY 10305-
Application ID: 2-6404-00903/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct 9 two-family attached houses with parking within the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Class I Freshwater Wetland NA-7 South Beach. All of the proposed housed will be located a minimum of 50 feet from the wetland boundary. A deed restricted area of no land alteration will be established along the rear of the property. All on-site wetlands and  15 feet of adjacent will remain in a natural state. In addition, plantings will be established in a 15 foot wide strip of the area of no land alteration. All stormwater in developed portions of the site will be retained in on-site drywells. Stormwater from the portions of the adjacent area to remain undisturbed will continue to drain naturally. The project site is located on Father Capodanno Boulevard and Vulcan Street, Staten Island, Block 3500, Lot 42.      
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 not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency: None Designated
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 Nov 15 2002.
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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