Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals

ENB Region 2 Completed Applications 02/01/2006

New York County

Applicant: Hudson Waterfront Associates LP
180 Riverside Boulevard
New York, NY 10069
Facility: Riverside Park SOUTH-W 59 T0 72 Sts
W 59TH to 72ND Streets
New York, NY 10023
Application ID: 2-6202-00051/00023
Permit(s) Applied for: Article 25 Tidal Wetlands
Section 401 - Clean Water Act Water Quality Certification
Article 15 Title 5 Excavation & Fill in Navigable Waters
Project is Located: Manhattan, New York County
Project Description:
The applicant proposes to construct Phase IV of the Riverside Park South Waterfront Extension. The proposed work consists of demolition and partial removal of deteriorated timber cribs, shoreline clean-up, stabilization of the shoreline with new concrete retaining walls, concrete block terraces, concrete overlook walls and rip-rap slopes, development of terraced rip-rap revetments and plantings near West 60th Street. A boat trailer ramp will be constructed near West 59th Street and offshore moorings will be installed in the river. Upon completion of construction the park will be conveyed to the City of New York Dept. of Parks & Recreation. The project is located along the Hudson River from West 62 to West 59th Street, Manhattan
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 not performed.
SEQR Lead Agency:
None Designated
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 Feb 24 2006.
Contact: Harold J Dickey
NYSDEC Region 2 Headquarters
47-40 21ST St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718)482-4997
r2dep@gw.dec.state.ny.us

Region 2 SEQR and Other Notices Region 2 SPDES Renewals