Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 06/02/2004

New York County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Parks & Recreation
830 5TH Ave
New York, NY 10021 -7001
Facility: NYC PARKS-EAST River Park
Delancey to Stanton Streets
New York, NY 10002
Application ID: 2-6206-00010/00003
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: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the reconstruction of the East River Park promenade. Work includes repairs to 600 feet of seawall, partial reconstruction of 3100 feet of relieving platform, total reconstruction of 2300 feet of relieving platform and creation of 500 feet of embayment areas with pedestrian bridges. Approximately 20,740 cubic yards of timber piles, pile caps and portions of the relieving platform will be removed below mean high water and approximately 5,170 cubic yards of fill material associated with new structures and structure stabilization will be placed below mean high water. The East River Park Promenade is located between Jackson Street and 14th Street.  
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 Parks & Recreation
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 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 Jun 18 2004.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Richmond County

Applicant: Joseph Doherty
Facility: Doherty Prop - B 6534/L 50
420 Arbutus Ave
Staten Island, NY 10312
Application ID: 2-6404-00985/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to dismantle and remove an existing house and construct a one-family house. The project site is located within the adjacent area of NYSDEC regulated Class I Freshwater Wetland AR-12 (Arbutus Lake) at 420 Arbutus Avenue, Staten Island, Block 6534 - Lot 50.

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:
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 Jun 25 2004.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expressway
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: Staten Island Bluebelt Fww Cleanup
Throughout Staten Island
Staten Island, NY
Application ID: 2-6499-00012/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 15 Title 3 Aquatic Pesticides
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to eradicate invasive, non-native plants in upland and mapped wetland areas. Glyphosate will be used for eradication of all invasive, non-native plants except Oriental Bittersweet which will be treated with Garlon 4. Chemicals will be applied using backpack and hand held sprayers and individual stem wipe applications. No herbicides will be applied to open water/marsh wetlands. Project locations include several watersheds on properties under the jurisdiction of the NYCDEP Bluebelt Program.
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 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 Jun 18 2004.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Multiple Counties

Applicant: NYC Dept of Health
125 Worth St
New York, NY 10013 -4006
Facility: NYC DOH-MULTI-BORO
QNS/MAN/BKLYN/SI
New York City, NY
Application ID: 2-9902-00004/00051
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Multiple Counties
Project Description:
To control Culex spp. and other mosquito larvae/pupae, the applicant proposes to apply a monomolecular film - Agnique MMF (EPA Reg. No. 53263-28) to standing water throughout New York City. Larviciding will be conducted only after confirmation of need as verified by mosquito surveillance and field assessments. Larviciding will assist in the prevention and control of West Nile virus outbreaks in New York City.

State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
A final enviromental impact statement has been prepared on this project and is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYC Dept of Health
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 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 Jun 18 2004.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals