Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 11/03/2004

Queens County

Applicant: Keyspan Corporate Services LLC
445 Broad Hollow Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Facility: Keyspan GENERATION-FAR Rockaway Station
1425 Bay 24TH Street
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Application ID: 2-6308-00040/00016
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to increase maximum withdrawal rate from an existing well system for non-contact cooling water from 800,000 gallons per day to a maximum of 1,500,000 gallons per day.  The discharge of the non-contact cooling water to Mott Basin is regulated under SPDES permit number NY0005924.
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:
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
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 Nov 19 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

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals