Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/13/2004

Queens County

Applicant: Willets Point Asphalt Corp
127-50 Northern Blvd
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: Willets Point Asphalt Corp
35-22 College Pt Blvd
Flushing, NY 11352
Application ID: 2-6302-00313/00010
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve an application for an existing facility that is primarily engaged in the production of paving asphalt. The applicant proposes to cap NOx (oxides of nitrogen) emissions to below 22.5 tons per year by limiting asphalt production to a total of 400,000 tpy and limiting #2 fuel oil consumption to 150,000 tpy of which no more than 50,000 gallons will be used by the diesel generators during any consecutive 12-month period. The facility is subject to the provisions of State Facility specified under 6NYCRR Part 201-7.2. The application, draft permit, relevant supporting materials and regulations are available for review during normal business hours at the DEC office provided in this notice. Comments of support or objection may be made by filing a written statement by the deadline date indicated. DEC may schedule a public hearing based upon an evaluation of the nature and scope of any written objections raised. Hearing notices will contain instructions for filing for party status and submitting comments.
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 Nov 12 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