Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 06/16/2004

Kings County

Applicant: Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Partners
80-02 Kew Gardens Rd Ste 200
Kew Gardens, NY 11415
Facility: Brooklyn Navy Yard Cogeneration Plant
63 Flushing Avenue Building 41
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Application ID: 2-6101-00185/00011
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Kings County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity. The plant supplies electricity to Con Edison and the Brooklyn Navy Yard and supplies steam to Con Edison, the Brooklyn Navy Yard and the Red Hook Water Pollution Control Plant. In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYCRR Part 201.


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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

New York County

Applicant: Consolidated Edison Co of NY Inc
4 Irving Pl Rm 828
New York, NY 10003 -3502
Facility: Con ED-74TH Street Sta
503 E 74TH Street
New York, NY 10021
Application ID: 2-6204-00019/00011
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity. In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYRR Part 201.


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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Consolidated Edison Co of NY Inc
4 Irving Pl Rm 828
New York, NY 10003 -3502
Facility: Con ED-EAST River Generating Station
701-827 East 14TH St
New York, NY 10009
Application ID: 2-6206-00012/00019
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity. In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYCRR Part 201.


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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Consolidated Edison Co of NY Inc
4 Irving Pl Rm 828
New York, NY 10003 -3502
Facility: Con ED-WATERSIDE Station
700 First Avenue
New York, NY 10017
Application ID: 2-6206-00038/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity. In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYCRR Part 201.


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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Queens County

Applicant: New York Power Authority
123 Main St
White Plains, NY 10601
Facility: Poletti Power Project
31-03 20TH Avenue
Astoria, NY 11105
Application ID: 2-6301-00084/00013
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity.  In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYCRR Part 201.
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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
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: NYC DEP-TUNNEL #3 Shaft 19B
Grand Avenue & Page Place
Maspeth, NY 11378
Application ID: 2-6304-00485/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to operate a temporary dewatering system to facilitate the construction of structures for Shaft 19B of City Tunnel #3 with a maximum withdrawal of 4,320,000 gallons per day.  Construction will take place at the job site located on Grand Avenue near Page Place in Queens, NY.  The pumped groundwater discharge is to be directed into a settling tank and then to a 54 inch storm sewer located on Grand Avenue that discharges into Newtown Creek at Grand Avenue.
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 Environmental Protection
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 Jul 2 2004.
Contact: Steve A Watts
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: Arthur Kill Power LLC
4401 Victory Boulevard
Staten Island, NY 10314
Facility: Arthur Kill Generating Station
4401 Victory Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10314
Application ID: 2-6403-00014/00029
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative decision to approve a renewal for a Title IV Acid Rain Permit as required by 40 CFR Part 72 due to emissions of Sulfur Dioxide caused by activities of generating electricity. The facility's emissions of nitrogen oxide are averaged with other facilities owned by NRG Energy Inc., according to a system-wide averaging plan approved by the Department, to verify compliance with the provisions of 6 NYCRR Subpart 227-2. In accordance with 6 NYCRR Parts 621 and 201, the Administrator of the USEPA has the authority to bar issuance of this permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6 NYCRR Part 201.
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 Jul 16 2004.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
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