Region 1 SEQR and Other Notices Region 1 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 1 Completed Applications 11/02/2005

Nassau County

Applicant: Keyspan Corporate Services LLC
445 Broad Hollow Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Facility: Ef Barrett Power Station
1 McCarthy Rd
Island Park, NY 11558
Application ID: 1-2820-00553/00025
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air Title V Facility
Article 19 Title IV (Phase II Acid Rain)
Project is Located: Hempstead, Nassau County
Project Description:
The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application for renewal of existing Air Title V & Air Title IV permits.  
The facility consists of an existing electric generating plant with two (2) 185 MWe turbine/generator boiler sets operating on natural gas, #1, #2 or #6 fuel oils. The combustion turbines operate on either natural gas, #1, or #2 fuel oils. In addition, an industrial steam boiler is maintained on site for building heat. In addition to pipeline natural gas, #1, #2 and #6 fuel oil in the steam turbine boilers burn waste oil generated on and off site for energy recovery, and incinerate citrosolv, a boiler cleaning solution, following boiler chemical cleaning. There are numerous tanks used for storing distillate, lubrication and/or electrical cable oils at this facility. A complete list of tanks is included in the documentation section of this application. The following regulations are added to this permit renewal: Parts 204, 237, and 238. This regulations deal with NOx and SO2 Budget Program.
In accordance with 6NYCRR Parts 621.5(d)(9) and 201-6.4(c), the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has the authority to bar issuance of any Title V Facility Permit if it is determined not to be in compliance with applicable requirements of the Clean Air Act or 6NYCRR Part 201.
Persons wishing to inspect the subject Title V files, including the application with all relevant supporting materials, the draft permit, and all other materials available to the DEC (the "permitting authority") that are relevant to this permitting decision should contact the DEC representative listed below.  It is recommended that an appointment be made to confirm the availability of the subject files.  The DEC will endeavor to make the files available within 2 business days of contact, during normal business hours (8:30 am through 4:45 pm), unless the requestor wishes to inspect the files at a later date.
DEC will evaluate the application and the comments received on it to determine whether to hold a public hearing.  A public hearing may be legislative or adjudicatory.  A legislative public hearing is a proceeding which provides an additional opportunity for public comment.  DEC's determination to hold a legislative public hearing will be based on whether a significant degree of public interest exists.   If a legislative public hearing is to be held, a Notice of Hearing will be published which will include the time and place of the hearing and submitting comments.   The applicant and all persons who  have filed comments on the permit will be notified by mail of the public hearing.  Comments and requests for a legislative public hearing should be in writing and addressed to the Department representative listed below.
An adjudicatory public hearing is a trial type proceeding which provides the opportunity for adjudication on the basis of evidence, including direct testimony and cross examination.  An adjudicatory hearing is held only if substantive and significant issues relating to any findings or determinations the Department is required to make pursuant to the Environmental Conservation Law exist.   A copy of the Department's permit hearing procedures is available upon request or on the Department web site at: http://www.dec.state.ny.us/website/ohms/gudph1.htm.
The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application.

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 Dec 2 2005.
Contact: Roger Evans
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook Building 40
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Suffolk County

Applicant: Suffolk County Water Authority
PO Box 38
Oakdale, NY 11769 -1003
Facility: Suffolk Water Authority District
Entire Water District Wide
Suffolk, NY
Application ID: 1-4700-00010/00651
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 15 Title 15 Water Supply
Project is Located: , Suffolk County
Project Description:
Applicant proposess to construct one 20" x 14" diameter public supply well with the capacity to pump 500 gallons per minute.  The well will be approximately 290 feet deep and will be located at the Sound Avenue well field, Jamesport, Town of Riverhead.
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 not performed.
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 18 2005.
Contact: Marilyn E Peterson
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook Building 40
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: Alcan Packaging Food and Tobacco Inc
1403 Fourth Ave
New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Facility: Alcan Packaging
100 Wilshire Blvd
Edgewood, NY 11717
Application ID: 1-4728-04190/00003
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Islip, Suffolk County
Project Description:
The Department has drafted a permit pursuant to Article 19 (Air Pollution Control of the NYS Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) and made a tentative determination to approve this application to operate a flexographic printing facility. Alcan Packaging operates a flexographic printing facility for manufacturing labels for consumer and industrial products.  The facility is being limited to emissions of 22.5 tons per year of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC's), 22.5 tons per year of Oxides of Nitrogen (NOx), and 22.5 tons per year of combined Hazardous Air Pollutants (HAP's). With these limitations the facility will not be subject to the Title V requirements. The Facility is located at 100 Wilshire Blvd., Edgewood, NY, Town of Islip.


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:
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 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 Dec 2 2005.
Contact: Marilyn E Peterson
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook Building 40
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Applicant: New Beginnings Custom Homes Inc
43 Sherwood Dr
East Islip, NY 11730
Facility: New Beginnings Custom Homes Property
Farmadie Dr & Shore Dr |SCTM 500-22-1-7.1
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Application ID: 1-4728-04241/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands
Project is Located: Islip, Suffolk County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to remove shed, construct single family dwellling, garage, driveway, and septic system.  The property is locted at 151 Farmardie Dr., Lake Ronkonkoma, Town of Islip.
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:
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 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 18 2005.
Contact: Carol A Farkas
NYSDEC Region 1 Headquarters
SUNY @ Stony Brook Building 40
Stony Brook, NY 11790
(631)444-0365
r1dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 1 SEQR and Other Notices Region 1 SPDES Renewals