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ENB Region 2 Notices 2/10/2021

Negative Declaration

New York County (Manhattan) - The New York City Housing Preservation and Development (NYC HPD), as lead agency, has determined that the proposed 319 West 38th Street Project will not have a significant adverse environmental impact. The action involves a request from the project sponsor, 319 West 38th Street LLC., for a Regulatory Agreement pursuant to Section 93-91(c)(2) of the New York City Zoning Resolution to facilitate the construction of a mixed-use building. The privately-owned development site measures approximately 4,556 square foot and is located at 319 West 38th Street in Manhattan, Community District 4, New York. The Project Site is located on the block bounded by West 39th Street to the north, 8th Avenue to the east, West 38th Street to the south, and 9th Avenue to the west. The existing building on the Development Site is eligible for listing on the State and National Register of Historic Places.

Contact: Matthew Juliana, NYC HPD, 100 Gold Street, New York, NY 10038, Phone: (212) 863-8575, E-mail: JulianaM@hpd.nyc.gov.


Notice of Acceptance of Draft EIS and Public Hearing

Kings County (Brooklyn) - The New York City Department of City Planning (NYC DCP), as lead agency, has accepted a Draft Environmental Impact Statement on the proposed 960 Franklin Avenue Rezoning. The Draft EIS is available from the NYC DCP Environmental Assessment and Review Division, 120 Broadway, 31st Floor, New York, NY 10271 and on line at: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/planning/applicants/env-review/960-franklin.page.

The action involves a request by the Applicant, Franklin Ave. Acquisition LLC, for a series of land use actions that would facilitate the development of two, 39 story mixed-use buildings comprising approximately 1,369,314 gross square foot mixed-use commercial/residential development on the block bound by Montgomery Street, Franklin Avenue, Sullivan Place, and Washington Avenue, on the eastern side of the Franklin Avenue subway shuttle right-of-way, in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn Community District (CD) 9, New York. The Development Site is comprised of Brooklyn Block 1192, Lots 41, 46, 63 and 66. The Proposed Rezoning Area also includes Lot 40 and parts of Lots 1, 77 and 85. The actions include a zoning map amendment from R6A to R9D and R9D/C2-4; a zoning text amendment to establish a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing (MIH) area; a special permit to establish a large-scale general development; and a special permit to waive parking requirements. The project approvals would also require recordation of a Restrictive Declaration, Public Access Agreement and (E) Designation (E-586).

Contact: Olga Abinader, New York City Department of City Planning, 120 Broadway, 31st Floor, New York, NY 10271, Phone: (212) 720-3493, E-mail: oabinad@planning.nyc.gov.


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