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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 02/03/2021

Kings County

Applicant:

NYC Dept of Design & Construction
30-30 Thomson Ave Fl 5
Long Island City, NY 11101 -3045

Facility:

NYC DDC - DUMBO/Vinegar Hill Sewer Reconstruction (HWKKP005)
John St & Adams St, Terminus of Adams St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Application ID:

2-6101-01375/00006

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 17 Titles 7 & 8 Industrial SPDES - Surface Discharge
Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well Temporary Dewatering

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 withdrawal and discharge of up to 432,000 gallons per day of treated groundwater into the East River (Class I) from a treatment system consisting of sedimentation, filtration and carbon adsorption at the applicant's project site located in Northwest Brooklyn. The applicant proposes to operate a temporary construction dewatering and groundwater treatment system to facilitate reconstruction of existing utilities and sewer infrastructure in DUMBO and Vinegar Hill. The proposed project includes installation of new high-level storm sewers and water mains in various city streets. Pumped and treated groundwater is to be directed to an existing NYCDEP sewer that discharges to the East River via NYCDEP Outfall ID RH-007. Requests for a legislative (public statement) hearing must be sent in writing to the DEC contact person below by the comment deadline. The Department assesses such requests pursuant to 6 NYCRR Section 621.8. The draft permit and fact sheet may be viewed and printed from the Department website at: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6054.html. Refer to this application by the SPDES Number NY0277088.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

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 Transportation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Based on the information provided in cultural resources survey reports for this project, the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) has determined that the proposed activity will have an impact on registered or eligible archaeological sites or historic structures. Measures have been undertaken in consultation with OPRHP to avoid or mitigate impacts to registered or eligible resources. These agreed upon measures conclude the SHPA review.

Coastal Management:

This project is located in a Coastal Management area and is subject to the Waterfront Revitalization and Coastal Resources Act.

DEC Commissioner Policy 29, Environmental Justice and Permitting (CP-29)

It has been determined that the proposed action is not subject to CP-29.

Opportunity for Public Comment:

Comments on this project must be submitted in writing to the Contact Person no later than Mar 05, 2021.

Contact:

Caitlyn P Nichols
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Richmond County

Applicant:

Edkins Auto Sales Inc
2239 Richmond Ter
Staten Island, NY 10302

Facility:

Edkins Auto Sales Inc
2239 Richmond Ter
Staten Island, NY 10302

Application ID:

2-6401-00331/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The Applicant proposes to redevelop the property for continued commercial use from the existing uses - scrap metal, auto sales business, and a cement mixing plant to a proposed commercial parking area with a vegetated buffer. The project is located at 2239-2319 Richmond Terrace Staten Island. The applicant will also be performing wetland and shoreline restoration to resolve violations at the site from prior owners.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

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:

Evaluation using a Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form or other information has concluded that the proposed activity will not impact 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 Feb 18, 2021.

Contact:

Tamara A Greco
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


Applicant:

NYC Dept of Parks & Recreation
830 5th Ave
New York, NY 10065 -7001

Facility:

NYC Parks & Rec-Willowbrook Park
Richmond Ave & Signs Rd
Staten Island, NY 10314

Application ID:

2-6403-00250/00004

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes approximately 10 acres of forest and wetland restoration through removal of debris and invasive species by mowing and herbicide application followed by planting of native species. Project is located at Willowbrook Park, Block 2015, Lot 445, Staten Island 10314.

Availability of Application Documents:

Filed application documents, and Department draft permits where applicable, are available for inspection during normal business hours at the address of the contact person. To ensure timely service at the time of inspection, it is recommended that an appointment be made with the contact person.

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 Parks & Recreation

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

Cultural resource lists and maps have been checked. The proposed activity is not in an area of identified archaeological sensitivity and no known registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures were identified or documented for 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 Feb 18, 2021.

Contact:

Lisa E Horwitz
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
DEP.R2@dec.ny.gov


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