Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/12/2005

Kings County

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: NYC-DEP 26TH Ward Wpcp
122-68 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 12207
Application ID: 2-6105-00009/02015
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Kings County
Project Description:
The Department has made a tentative determination to approve this application for a new permit for a proposed discharge of up to 900,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater into Hendrix Creek (Class I) from a  treatment system consisting of a settling tank at the applicant’s facility located at 12266 Flatlands Avenue in Brooklyn where the applicant is performing construction work to upgrade the WPCP.  A draft permit is available for inspection and comment at the regional office.
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:
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 Nov 18 2005.
Contact: Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
96-05 Horace Harding Expwy
Flushing, NY 11368
Facility: 84 Avenue V Pump Station
84 Ave V
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Application ID: 2-6107-00336/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well
Project is Located: Brooklyn, Kings County
Project Description:
Applicant proposes to operate a test well to provide data for the design of a dewatering system to facilitate the rehabilitation of the Avenue V Pump Station with a maximum withdrawal of up to 2,900,000 gallons per day during the 7 day pumping test.  The maximum withdrawal for the duration of the test is 25,000,000 gallons. The test well will be located within the property lines of the pump station located at 76 Avenue V in Brooklyn, NY.  The pumped groundwater discharge is to be treated with appropriately sized settling tanks and oil/water separator and directed to the Coney Island Creek via Outfall OH-021.
State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) Determination:
Project is a Type I action and will not have a significant effect on the environment. A coordinated review with other agencies was performed and a Negative Declaration is on file.
SEQR Lead Agency:
NYC Dept of Environmental Protection
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Oct 31 2005.
Contact: Steve A Watts
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Richmond County

Applicant: Buckeye Pipeline Co LP
5002 Buckeye Rd
PO Box 368
Emmaus, PA 18049 -0368
Facility: Buckeye Pipeline Co - Arthur Kill
Arthur Kill & I-287
Staten Island, NY
Application ID: 2-6403-00222/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes the general maintenance of two existing liquid petroleum products pipeline, appurtenances and right-of way (ROW) corridor. The proposed work includes pipeline inspection/repair, inspection of roadway casings, maintenance of valves, hydrostatic tests and mowing and clearing of right-of-ways. The pipelines begin at the Arthur Kill from New Jersey and continue eastward approximately 3 miles to Interstate 287.
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 Nov 4 2005.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Bay Properties Inc
2343 Hylan Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10306
Facility: Bay Properties - B 7792/L 242
Page Ave & Giegerich Ave
Staten Island, NY 10307
Application ID: 2-6405-00470/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Staten Island, Richmond County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct 33 detached single-family houses, with associated paving, utilities, landscaping, and streets, on a 7.7-acre parcel on Richmond County Tax Block 7792, surrounding a lobe of DEC Freshwater Wetland No. AR-23 (Page Avenue). The site is bounded on the north by Minerva Avenue and Low Street, on the east by Page Avenue, on the west by Geigerich Avenue, and is located in the Tottenville/Richmond Valley section of southwestern Staten Island.  All developed areas, including rear yards, will be kept a minimum of 60 feet from the wetland.  A naturally vegetated buffer zone will be established within this non-disturbance zone.  Approximately 2.8 acres of the 7.7-acre site will be preserved as wetlands and adjacent buffer area.  Sanitary discharges will be directed to a new sewer system to be constructed in the new streets as part of the project, and sent to the Oakwood Beach Water Pollution Control Plant for treatment.
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 Dept of Environment Conservation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. Based on information provided in the survey report, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have no impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. 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 Oct 28 2005.
Contact: John F Cryan
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals