Region 4 SEQR and Other Notices Region 4 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 4 Completed Applications 02/01/2006

Rensselaer County

Applicant: R P I
110 8TH St
Troy, NY 12180 -3522
Facility: R P I
110 8TH St
Troy, NY 12181
Application ID: 4-3817-00019/00017
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 19 Air State Facility
Project is Located: Troy, Rensselaer County
Project Description:
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has applied to the department for a modification to their existing Air State Facility Permit. The permit modification application includes proposed conditions for consolidating various air permits at the facility.  No new emission sources will be constructed as part of this permit modification.  The facility will continue to be a synthetic minor facility, capping sulfur dioxide, oxides of nitrogen and carbon monoxide emissions at 95 tons/yr each. The Department has prepared a Draft Permit and has made a tentative determination to approve this application. The existing facility is located in the City of Troy, Rensselaer County New York 12180.  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC) hereby notices a complete application and proposed Air State Facility permit conditions for the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.  A copy of the final draft permit can be obtained from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation offices, Region 4 Headquarters at 1150 North Westcott Road, Schenectady, NY 12306, between 9:00 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday or by calling Nancy Adams, Project Manager at (518) 3572452.  Comments will be received for 30 days from the date of this notice.  If comments are received which raise significant issues or provide additional relevant information, the Department may modify the draft Air State Facility Permit.
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:
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 Mar 3 2006.
Contact: Nancy M Adams
NYSDEC Region 4 Headquarters
1150 North Westcott Rd
Schenectady, NY 12306
(518)357-2069
r4dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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