Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 03/31/2004

Bronx County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: NYC-DEP Hunts Pt Wpcp
Coster St & Ryawa Ave
Bronx, NY 10474
Application ID: 2-6007-00025/02005
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Bronx, Bronx County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a draft permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application for an existing facility proposing an interim plant stabilization upgrade involving replacing two existing 400 hp boilers and two 200 hp boilers with five new 750 hp boilers. The primary fuel will be digester gas with natural gas as back up; replace six existing waste gas burners with three new ones; replace two 3800 kw turbine generators with six 2000 kw new ones. There will be seven activated carbon adsorption units to treat exhaust; exhaust will be treated with four activated carbon units. The facility intends to limit NOx, VOCS and HAPS to less than 22.5 tpy thereby capping out of Part 231-2 New Source Review. Persons wishing to inspect the subject files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC 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. A public hearing under 6 NYCRR 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 Apr 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

Queens County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: NYC DEP-BOWERY Bay Wpcp
43-01 Berrian Blvd
Astoria, NY 11105
Application ID: 2-6301-00008/02003
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 for an existing facility planning an interim upgrade which includes replacing three 500 hp boilers with four 750 hp boilers; primary fuel is natural gas with #2 fuel oil as backup. Included are two existing 1750 kw engine generator sets for power back-up to the facility. The facility intends to cap NOx, VOCS and HAPS to less than 22.5 tpy to avoid Part 231-2 New Source Review. Persons wishing to inspect the subject files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit and all other materials available to the DEC 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. A public hearing under 6 NYCRR 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 Apr 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

Applicant: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey
2 Gateway Center - 14 Sw
Newark, NJ 07102
Facility: JFK International Airport
Jamaica Bay
Queens, NY 11430
Application ID: 2-6308-00019/00095
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 maintains and operates infrastructure at the JFK International  Airport which includes roadways, runways and taxiways. The applicant proposes to cap NOx and VOC to below 25 tpy in order to comply with the provisions under 6NYCRR 201-7. Persons wishing to inspect the 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 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 Apr 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

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