Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/22/2003

Queens County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Design & Construction
30-30 Thomson Ave
5TH Floor
Long Island City, NY 11101 -3045
Facility: North Conduit Avenue Storm Sewer
North Conduit AVE|BTWN Baisley Blvd and 260 Ft East of N Conduit Ave
Queens, NY 11434
Application ID: 2-6307-01225/00002
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a new permit for a proposed discharge of up to 0.60 million gallons per day of treated wastewater into Bergen Basin (Class I) from a settling treatment system at the applicant’s construction site located at North Conduit Avenue in Queens where the applicant is constructing storm sewers and related appurtenances.  A draft permit is available for inspection and comment at the regional office.
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:
NYC Dept of Design & Construction
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 21 2003.
Contact: Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997

Multiple Counties

Applicant: Triborough Bridge & Tunnel Authority
Triborough Sta PO Box 35
New York, NY 10035 -0035
Facility: TBTA-THROGS Neck Bridge
East River
New York, NY
Application ID: 2-9902-00008/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Bronx, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
The applicant proposes fender improvements and scour backfill at the Throgs Neck Bridge between Locust Point, Bronx and Cryders Point, Queens. The proposed work includes installation of new fender piles around Queens Piers 19 and 20 and adjacent to Bronx Piers 46 through 57. The total water column displacement for the new fender piles is 174.4 cubic yards. To prevent erosion, 4,300 cubic yards of stone will be used for scour backfill around Queens Pier 20 and Bronx Piers 42, 47, 49, 52, 55 and 56.
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:
Triborough Bridge & Tunnel Authority
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
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 21 2003.
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

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals