ENB - REGION 2 NOTICES

Public Meetings

The Environmental Justice Advisory Group, established by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, will be holding four public meetings throughout New York State to solicit comments on environmental justice issues affecting the people of the State of New York. The meeting schedule is as follows:

June 27, 2000 New York, NY Federal Building
290 Broadway, 30th Floor, NY, NY
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM AND
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
July 12, 2000 Albany, NY Council of Community Services Bldg.
200 Henry Johnson Blvd., Albany, NY
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

*Please plan to arrive on time in order to participate fully in the meeting.*

Topics for Comment: We invite you to comment on any of the following issues, or any other environmental justice-related issues of concern to you:

If you cannot attend one of the public meetings, you can send written comments to:

Monica Abreu Conley, Esq., Environmental Justice Coordinator, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, 50 Wolf Road, Room 611, Albany, NY 12233-1040 or send an email at envirju@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Conditioned Negative Declaration

Kings County (Brooklyn) - The New York City Board of Standards and Appeals, as lead agency has determined that the proposed application for a BSA use variance pursuant to Z.R. subsection 72021 in an M2-1 zoning district will not have a significant adverse environmental impact provided specific conditions are met. There will be a 30 day public comment commencing with the date of this notice. The action involves the construction of five attached residential buildings on five contiguous lots for an overall total of 29 dwelling units. The project is located 760/768 Kent Avenue, Block 2260, Lot 26.

The conditions imposed are:

Contact: Rory Levy, CEQR Examiner, Board of Standards & Appeals, 40 Rector Street, 9th Floor, New York, NY 10006-1705, phone: (212) 676-2818.