Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/31/2003

Queens County

Applicant: Flushing Hospital
4500 Parsons Blvd
Flushing, NY 11355 -2218
Facility: Flushing Hospital Medical Center
44-14 Parsons Blvd
Queens, NY 11355
Application ID: 2-6306-00072/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department ha prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application. The existing Flushing Hospital Medical Center operates three boilers with a capacity of 19.2 mmBtu/hr each burning #6 fuel oil, two diesel engine generators operating not more than 500 hours/year and an ethylene oxide sterilizer. The facility proposes to cap NOx emissions to below 25 tons per year and is subject to 6NYCRR Part 201-7.2. Persons wishing to inspect the files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available the 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 two 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. A public hearing under 6NYCRR 621.7(c) may be held if a significant degree of public interest exists.


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 Jan 30 2004.
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

Richmond County

Applicant: Bp Products North America Inc
28100 Torch Parkway
Warrenville, IL 60555
Facility: Bp Products N America - Victory Blvd
2990 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10314
Application ID: 2-6403-00223/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond 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 9500 gallons per day of treated groundwater into the Arthur Kill (Class SD) from an air stripper / carbon treatment system at the applicant’s facility located at 2990 Victory Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10314 where the applicant plans to redevelop a gasoline service station.  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 not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
None Designated
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
Cultural resource lists and map have been checked. No registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified at the project location. No further review in accordance with SHPA is required.
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 Jan 30 2004.
Contact: Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997

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