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ENB - Region 2 Notices

Public Notice



Site Name: 285 & 291 Metropolitan Ave
Site Address: 285, 291 Metropolitan Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11211
County: Kings
Site No.: C224124
Requestor: 291 Metropolitan Avenue, LLC

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) administers the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) pursuant to State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL) 27-1400 et seq. The BCP was created to encourage the remediation and redevelopment of contaminated properties known as brownfields. The requestor indicated above has submitted a BCP application for investigation of the site indicated above.

NYS DEC will accept public comments concerning the application. A copy of the application and other appropriate documents (application package) is available in the site document repository located at the address indicated below. No new information has been submitted with this application

NYS DEC will review the application package and public comments received and then make a determination on the eligibility of the application.

Comments should be submitted by December 14, 2007 to:

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
Division of Environmental Remediation - Region 2
47-40 21st Street
Long Island City, New York 11101
Attention: Sondra Martinkat

Repository address:

Brooklyn Public Library
Williamsburgh Branch
240 Division Ave. at Marcy Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11211

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