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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 03/24/2021

Kings County

Applicant:

Astoria Generating Company LP
18-01 20th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11105 -4271

Facility:

Gowanus Generating Station
29th St & 2nd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232

Application ID:

2-6102-00116/00051

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Brooklyn, Kings County

Project Description:

Encasement of 316 piles at Structure 10 and 42 piles at Structure 3 resulting in approximately 59 cubic yards of fill within tidal wetlands. Removal of 218 cubic yards of formwork as mitigation to offset the impact of this fill.

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 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 application type is exempt and/or the project involves the continuation of an existing operational activity.

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 Apr 08, 2021.

Contact:

Katharine M Maradiaga
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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