Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/07/2005

Queens County

Applicant: Dsc Properties Inc
60 Front St
East Rockaway, NY 11518
Facility: Dsc Properties INC-ALMEDA AVE/BURCHELL
Almeda Ave, Burchell Rd, Vernam Basin
Far Rockaway, NY 11692
Application ID: 2-6308-00571/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Queens, Queens County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to subdivide property, construct seven (7) two family houses and construct bulkhead. Portions of three of the proposed houses are located within a 180 foot by 200 foot area of NYSDEC mapped Tidal Wetlands which was filled between 1974 and 1985 by previous landowners without NYSDEC permits. The applicant proposes to remove existing concrete and metal debris seaward and landward of the bulkhead and restore approximately 10,776 square feet of the property to wetlands. The project site is located in the area bounded by Almeda Avenue, Vernam Basin and Burchell Road, Far Rockaway, Queens, Block 16063 - Lots 1, 10, 22 & 27.    
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:
A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Jan 7 2006.
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

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals