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ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 03/25/2020

Bronx County

Applicant:

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

Facility:

NYC DPR - Bronx River Park
Southern Blvd to Bronx Park E, E 180th St to E Gun Hill Rd
Bronx, NY

Application ID:

2-6002-00117/00005

Permit(s) Applied for:

Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification

Project is Located:

Bronx, Bronx County

Project Description:

Applicant proposes to introduce a log jam structure to create a single main channel at the stream split in the Bronx River, as well as invasive plant removal and native plantings across approximately 3.5 acres. The project is located immediately north of Southern Blvd and west of Bronx River Pkwy, Block 3272, Lot 1, Bronx, NY 10458.

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: 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 Apr 09, 2020.

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


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