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Friday September 17, 2021
 
 
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Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application for a site known as 326-350 Rockaway Avenue, site ID #C224328. This site is located in the Borough of Brooklyn, within the County of Kings, and is located at 326-350 Rockaway Avenue. Public comments about the application must be submitted by September 17, 2021.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the site and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed online at: https://www.dec.ny.gov/data/DecDocs/C224328/

And at:

Brooklyn Public Library Brownsville Branch
61 Glenmore Avenue at Watkins Street
Brooklyn, NY 11212

Brooklyn Community Board 16
444 Thomas Boyland Street, Room 103
Brooklyn, NY 11212


 
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Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application for a site known as 585 Union Street, site ID #C224329. This site is located in the Borough of Brooklyn within the County of Kings, and is located at 577-599 Union Street (aka 586 Sackett Street). Public comments about the application must be submitted by September 17, 2021.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the site and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed online at: https://www.dec.ny.gov/data/DecDocs/C224329/

And at:

Brooklyn Public Library-Pacific Branch
25 Fourth Ave at Pacific Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217


 
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Contact  DEC, Division of Environmental Remediation
derweb@dec.ny.gov

DEC has received a Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP) application and Draft Remedial Investigation Work Plan for a site known as Former Giuffre Auto Group Site, site ID #C224327. This site is located in the Borough of Brooklyn, within the County of Kings, and is located at 8802 5th Avenue and 429 89th Street. Public comments about the application must be submitted by September 17, 2021.

Click the web link above at "Additional Information" to learn about the site and how to comment.

Project documents can be reviewed online at: https://www.dec.ny.gov/data/DecDocs/C224327/

And at:

Brooklyn Public Library Fort Hamilton Branch
9424 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209

Brooklyn Community Board 10
8119 5th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11209


10:00 AM
https://www.facebook.com/watch/NYSDEC/
Location  Online

The humble oyster has huge benefits to the New York Harbor and the lower Hudson. Join educator Chris Bowser and the Billion Oyster Project to explore the importance of oysters, and community science, in improving water quality and providing climate change resilience.

Please note: this Facebook livestream is set to start at approximately 10 am, but may start a little later than that. 


5:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
Contact  716-683-5959
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

Experience what it is like to live as a butterfly during migration through a fun and interactive game. Learn more about pollinators and the role they play in our ecosystem. All ages welcome, but activity is geared towards children 6-12 years old.

Note about registration: To enable wide participation in these events, there is a limit of 3 registration-required events per person. However, you can request to be added to a waiting list for additional programs.

We welcome those who have any type of physical challenge to all our programs. If you call ahead to let us know your needs, we will be happy to learn how we can serve you.

PLEASE NOTE

  • Registration is required for ALL programs unless otherwise indicated; call 716-683-5959 to register. 
  • If you call outside of normal business hours, you will receive a call confirming your registration or waitlist status. PLEASE SPEAK CLEARLY when leaving your name and phone number as our system does not have caller ID. Unless you receive a callback, you are not registered. 
  • Social distancing and mask protocols are subject to change with current COVID guidelines.
  • In case of poor weather, programs may be cancelled.
  • We cannot accommodate organized youth/civic groups at these programs. Please call to make other arrangements.

6:00 PM
http://www.dec.ny.gov/education/1837.html
Contact  716-683-5959
Location  Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve & Environmental Education Center, 93 Honorine Dr. Depew, NY 14043 - Map

Enjoy a demonstration of how the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation uses drones to assist with search and rescue efforts and other Forest Ranger duties.

Note about registration: To enable wide participation in these events, there is a limit of 3 registration-required events per person. However, you can request to be added to a waiting list for additional programs.

We welcome those who have any type of physical challenge to all our programs. If you call ahead to let us know your needs, we will be happy to learn how we can serve you.

PLEASE NOTE

  • Registration is required for ALL programs unless otherwise indicated; call 716-683-5959 to register. 
  • If you call outside of normal business hours, you will receive a call confirming your registration or waitlist status. PLEASE SPEAK CLEARLY when leaving your name and phone number as our system does not have caller ID. Unless you receive a callback, you are not registered. 
  • Social distancing and mask protocols are subject to change with current COVID guidelines.
  • In case of poor weather, programs may be cancelled.
  • We cannot accommodate organized youth/civic groups at these programs. Please call to make other arrangements.

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