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ENB - Region 2 Notices 11/2/2016

Public Notice

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYS DEC) has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application from QPT 24th Street Development LLC for a site known as Queens Plaza Taxi, site ID #C241190. This site is located in the neighborhood of Long Island City, within the County of Queens, and is located at 42-50 24th Street. Comments regarding this application must be submitted no later than December 2, 2016. A copy of the application and other relevant documents are available at the document repositories located at the Queens Borough Public Library-Court Square, 25-01 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, 11101 and the Queens Community Board 2, 43-22 50th Street, Suite 2B, Woodside, 11377. Information regarding the site and how to submit comments can be found at: or send comments to: MD Hoque, NYS DEC - Division of Environmental Remediation, 625 Broadway,12th Floor, Albany, NY 12233-7016, Phone: (518) 402-9767.

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Negative Declaration

New York County (Manhattan) - The New York City Board of Standards and Appeals (NYC BSA), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 513 and 515-519 West 26th Street will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a request for a Special Permit (§73-19) to allow for a school (Avenues: The World School) to be located on the fourth (4th) floor of an existing building contrary to use regulations (§§42-12 & 42-14). M1-5 (Special West Chelsea) zoning district. The project is located 513 and 515-519 West 26th Street in the Borough of Manhattan, New York.

Contact: Tracie Behnke, NYC BSA, 250 Broadway, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10007, Phone: (212) 386-0086, E-mail:

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