Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 12/14/2005

New York County

Applicant: NYC Economic Development Corp
110 William St
New York, NY 10038 -3901
Facility: PA-NY&NJ-PASSENGER Ship Terminal
Piers 88,90,92|711 12TH Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Application ID: 2-6299-00001/00027
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: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to rehabilitate Piers 88 and 90 to enhance the ability to accommodate cruise ships servicing the New York Area and their passengers. The work includes construction of an additional 46 foot wide apron on the north and south sides of Pier 88 and on the north side of Pier 90, construction of self-propelled gangways to extend between the aprons and the ships, renovation of Pier 88 and 90 terminal buildings and access improvements to improve ground level pedestrian flow of passengers and users of the Hudson River Bikeway and pedestrian path along Route 9A. The applicant proposes to offset impacts resulting from the expanded aprons by removing pier decking from the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal. The project site is located at 711 12th Avenue between West 48th and West 51st Streets, Manhattan.
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 Economic Development Corp
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 Dec 30 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

Queens County

Applicant: Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn & Queens
88-25 153RD St
Jamaica, NY 11432 -3748
Facility: Mary Immaculate Hospital
152-11 89TH Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
Application ID: 2-6307-00391/00003
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 community hospital that operates combustion sources which provide heating, hot water, cooling and emergency power for the hospital; and an ethylene oxide steilizer. The applicant proposes to cap the facility NOx emissions at 22.5 tons per year. The facility is subject to the provisions of State Facility specified under 6 NYCRR 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 on filing for party status and submitting comments.


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:
A cultural resources survey has been completed. The report of the survey is on file. No 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 Jan 13 2006.
Contact: Elizabeth A Clarke
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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