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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 05/19/2021

Queens County

Applicant:

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

Facility:

NYC Parks - Kissena Park
Rose & Oak Ave
Queens, NY

Application ID:

2-6306-00041/00010

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes approximately 15 acres of forest and freshwater wetland (JA-4) restoration through removal of debris and invasive species by mowing and herbicide application followed by planting of native species. Project is located at Kissena Park, Block 5509, Lots 1, 430, 300, 301, Queens 11365.

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 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 Jun 03, 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


Richmond County

Applicant:

ESl8 Properties LLC
867 Father Capadanno Blvd
Staten Island, NY 10305

Facility:

1221 Forest Hill Rd.
1221 Forest Hill Rd|B 1965 L 59
New York, NY 10314

Application ID:

2-6403-00288/00002

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 24 Freshwater Wetlands

Project is Located:

Staten Island, Richmond County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to construct a new 2-story residential structure with associated structures. Construction will occur within the adjacent area of regulated Class 1 Freshwater Wetland AR-25 (the Great Swamp). This project is located at 1221 Forest Hill Road, Block 1965 Lot 59, Staten Island, New York 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 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 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 Jun 03, 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


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