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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 11/23/2022

Kings County

Applicant:

Sims Municipal Recycling of New York LLC
472 2nd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232

Facility:

Sunset Park Material Recovery Facility
472 2 Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232

Application ID:

2-6102-00614/00009

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Article 25 Tidal Wetlands

Project is Located:

Brooklyn, Kings County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to dredge 11,278 cubic yards of sediment in a 2.16 acre area previously dredged. The proposed project is located on the south side of the SIMS Sunset Park Materials Recovery Facility, 472 Second Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11232.

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 Dec 08, 2022.

Contact:

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


Queens County

Applicant:

Vantage Airport Group (JFK) Ltd
295 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10017

Facility:

JFK Terminal 6 Redevelopment
Terminal 7 and Terminal 5 at JFK Airport
Queens, NY 11430

Application ID:

2-6308-01121/00001

Permit(s) Applied for:

Article 15 Title 15 Long Island Well Temporary Dewatering

Project is Located:

Queens, Queens County

Project Description:

The applicant proposes to install and operate a temporary construction dewatering system with a proposed maximum withdrawal of 5,760,000 gallons per day to facilitate construction of a new Terminal 6, which requires temporary dewatering for the installation of utilities and foundation work activities that include the installation of a stormwater detention tank and tank vault. Pumped groundwater is to be treated and discharged in accordance with existing SPDES permit (NY0008109) and will be directed to JFK's existing stormwater conveyance system and, ultimately, discharged to Jamaica Bay via existing outfalls (10 and 22).

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: U S Federal Aviation Administration

State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination:

The proposed activity is not subject to review in accordance with SHPA. The activity is being reviewed in accordance with federal historic preservation laws (Section 106 of NHPA) and the project area of potential impact is substantially the same.

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 08, 2022.

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


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