ENB - REGION 2 NOTICES

        
Completed Applications Consolidated SPDES Renewals
Negative Declaration

New York City County - The Department of Cultural Affairs, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 135th Street Gatehouse Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves the expansion of Aaron Davis Hall to the 135th Street Gatehouse, pursuant to Section 197-C of the New York City Charter. Under the proposed action, the 135th Street Gatehouse, a vacant landmarked building that previously operated as part of the Croton Aqueduct system, would be renovated to house a community facility. The Gatehouse is located at 135th Street and Convent Avenue, Block 1971, Lot 18 (part of), in Community District 9 in Manhattan.

Contact: Louise Woehrle, Department of Cultural Affairs, 330 West 42nd Street, 14th Floor, New York, New York 10036, phone: (212) 643-7782.


New York City (Bronx) County - The New York City Housing Development Corporation, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 450-452 East 148th Street will not have a significant environmental impact. The action involves the financing of a conversion of a vacant, formerly commercial building to a residential housing development to contain thirty-four units. The project is located at 450-452 East 148th Street, Bronx, New York.

Contact: James P. Quinlivan, New York City Housing Development Corporation, 110 William Street, 10th Floor, New York, New York 10038, phone: (212) 227-9683, Fax: (212) 227-6756, E-mail: jquinlivan@nychdc.com


Positive Declaration and Public Scoping

New York City (Brooklyn) County - The City Planning Commission of New York City, as lead agency, has determined that the proposed Water Street Rezoning may have a significant adverse impact on the environment and a Draft Environmental Impact Statement must be prepared. A public scoping meeting is scheduled for Thursday, July 12, 2001 at 10:00 a.m. at City of New York Department of City Planning, Spector Hall, 22 Reade Street, New York, New York. Written comments will be accepted by the lead agency through the tenth day following the scoping meeting. The action involves the conversion of an existing vacant builing at 64 Water Street to residential use and permit the construction of a new residential building on the other project lots within the rezoning area. the new building would also have ground-floor retail and community facility uses and a 450-space parking garage with an entrance and exit along Front Street.

Contact: Robert Dobruskin, City Planning Commission, 22 Reade Street, New York, New York 10007, phone: (212) 720-3423.


Notice of Acceptance of Final EIS

New York City County - The New York City Industrial Development Agency, as lead agency, has accepted a Final Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed 300 Madison Avenue Office Building. The action involves provision of financial incentives with respect to the construction of a 1,000,000 g.s.f., 35-story office building. The 535 foot tall building will contain approximately 12,000 s.f. of ground floor retail space, an employee cafeteria and a fitness center. The project is located at 300 Madison Avenue between 41st and 42nd Streets in Midtown Manhattan.

Contact: Douglas Rice, New York City Economic Development Corporation, 110 William Street, New York, New York 10038, phone: (212) 312-3750, Fax: (212) 312-3911, e-mail drice@nyedc.com