ENB - REGION 2 NOTICES

Completed Applications
Consolidated SPDES Renewals

Public Notice

Announces Annual Consent Order Meeting
Regarding Fresh Kills Landfill

The City of New York Department of Sanitation (DSNY) will hold its annual public meeting regarding the Fresh Kills Landfill on Tuesday, February 25, 2003 beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Staten Island Borough Hall, first floor conference room, located at 10 Richmond Terrace in Staten Island, NY 10301. Due to construction, please use the Richmond Terrace entrance. The meeting will provide information on the following:

Members of the public will have an opportunity to speak, and representatives of DSNY will be available to answer questions.

Public Notice

6 NYCRR Part 210, Emissions and Labeling Requirements for Personal Watercraft Engines, and Part 200 General Provisions

The Department proposes to promulgate a new Part 210, entitled, Emissions and Labeling Requirements for Personal Watercraft Engines, and repeal existing Part 210, Centrally Fueled Fleets, an expired emergency regulation. Implementation of a personal watercraft emissions reduction program is mandated by ECL 19-0306a. The program is designed to reduce hydrocarbons and oxides of nitrogen emissions from all new personal watercraft, and is required to be consistent with California air emissions reduction and labeling regulations for new spark ignition marine engines for use in personal watercraft.

Pursuant to Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) Sections 1-0101, 3-0301, 19-0103, 19-0105, 19-0301, 19-0303, 19-0305, 71-2103, and 71-2105, the Department hereby gives notice of the following public hearings:

Monday March 10, 2003, 1 p.m.
Mahoney State Office Building
65 Court Street, Hearing Room Part 6
Buffalo NY 14203

Tuesday March 11, 2003,1 p.m.
Onondaga Community College
Applied Technology Center
4915 Onondaga Road, Room 102
Syracuse NY 13215

Wednesday March 12, 2003, 1 p.m.
NYSDEC Annex, Region 2, 11 - 15 47th Avenue
Hearing Room 108
Long Island City NY 11101

Thursday, March 13, 2003, 1 p.m.
NYSDEC, 625 Broadway
Public Assembly Rooms 129A & B
Albany NY 12233

Hearings are scheduled in places that are reasonably accessible to persons with impaired mobility. The Department will provide interpreter services for deaf persons at no charge. Written requests for interpreter services are required and should be submitted by February 24, 2003, to Arlene Schmidt, NYSDEC, 625 Broadway, Albany NY 12233-3250, 518 402-8465, .

The Department invites all persons, organizations, corporations, and government agencies that may be affected by the proposed revisions to attend the hearings. At each hearing, persons who wish to make a statement will be invited to speak. It is requested that oral statements also be submitted in writing. The Department will give equal weight to written and oral statements, and since a cumulative record will be compiled it is not necessary for interested parties to attend each hearing.

Information, may be obtained from Joseph Iannotti, NYSDEC Division of Air Resources, 625 Broadway, Albany NY 12233-3255, telephone, 518 402-8292; email, jjiannot@gw.dec.state.ny.us. Written statements will be received until 5 P.M., March 21, 2003.

The proposed regulation may be obtained from any of the following Department offices:

REGION 1, Building #40, State University of New York, Stony Brook NY 11790, Attention: Ajay Shah
REGION 2, Hunters Point Plaza, 47-40 21st Street, Long Island City NY 11101, Attention: Amar Nagi
REGION 3, 21 South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz NY 12561, Attention: Robert Stanton
REGION 4, 1150 North Westcott Rd., Schenectady NY 12306, Attention: Rick Leone
REGION 5, Hudson Street Extension, Box 220, Warrensburg NY 12885, Attention: Michael Stawarz
REGION 6, Watertown State Office Bldg, 317 Washington St., Watertown NY 13601, Attn: T. Morgan
REGION 7, 615 Erie Boulevard West, Syracuse NY 13204-2400, Attention Reginald Parker
REGION 8, 6274 East Avon-Lima Road, Avon NY 14414, Attention: Thomas Marriott
REGION 9, 270 Michigan Avenue, Buffalo NY 14202, Attention: Larry Sitzman

Negative Declaration

New York City - The City of New York Department of Housing Preservation and Development, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Project Greenhope (Services for Women) will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves disposition of City-owned land and designation of the development site as an Urban Development Action Area Plan project. These actions will allow for the development of a 7-story residential building yielding 50 dwelling units of housing for homeless women and their children on approximately 36,225 sq. ft. of vacant land. The project is located at 435-439 119th Street, Manhattan, Community District No. 11.

Contact: Walter Roberts, New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development, Office of Planning and Intergovernmental Affairs, Division of Planning Support Services, 100 Gold Street, New York, New York 10038.