Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 10/31/2001

New York County
Applicant: NYS Dept Of Transportation
1220 Washington Ave
Albany, NY 12232-
Facility: NYS Dot - Fdr Drive E 56 - E 63 Strehab
F D R Drive - E 56 St To E 63 St
New York, NY -
Application ID: 2-6204-00149/00001
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:

The applicant proposes to rehabilitate the southbound roadway of the FDR Drive from East 54th Street to East 63rd Street. A temporary three lane pile supported roadway is proposed to be constructed east of the FDR Drive in the East River to enable total closure of the southbound structure for its accelerated rehabilitation. The temporary pile supported roadway structure will take 16 months to build, be operational for 33 months and take 7 months to remove. As a condition of the permit NYSDOT will compensate for impacts associated with the project by implementation of mitigation measures required by NYSDEC. (This revised notice supercedes the previous "Notice of Complete Application", for this project which was dated October 22, 2001).

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: NYS Dept of Transportation
State Historic Preservation Act (SHPA) Determination: A Structural-Archaeological Assessment Form has been completed. The proposed activity will not impact on registered, eligible or inventoried archaeological sites or historic structures.
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 Nov 23 2001.
Contact: Harold J. Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21St Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
hjdickey@gw.dec.state.ny.us

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