Jerome Avenue - Draft Environmental Impact Statement

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On August 18, 2017, the New York City Department of City Planning, on behalf of the City Planning Commission as lead agency, issued a PDF Document Notice of Completion for a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for the Jerome Avenue Rezoning proposal.

A public hearing on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) was held on Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at 10:00 am at Spector Hall, 22 Reade Street, New York, New York, in Manhattan, in conjunction with the City Planning Commission’s citywide public hearing pursuant to ULURP. Written comments on the DEIS are requested and will be received and considered by the Lead Agency until December 11, 2017, the 10th calendar day following the close of the public hearing.

*These files have been updated to reflect changes noted in an Errata issued on August 30, 2017. View the PDF Document Post DEIS Errata.

View the PDF Document Technical Memorandum – November 9, 2017

PDF Document The files below are in PDF format.

Cover Page
Table of Contents
Executive Summary*
Chapter 1 – Project Description*
Chapter 2 –Land Use, Zoning, Public Policy
Chapter 3 – Socioeconomic Conditions*
Chapter 4 – Community Facilities and Services
Chapter 5 – Open Space
Chapter 6 – Shadows
Chapter 7 – Historic and Cultural Resources*
Chapter 8 – Urban Design and Visual Resources
Chapter 9 – Hazardous Materials
Chapter 10 –Water and Sewer Infrastructure
Chapter 11 – Solid Waste and Sanitation Services
Chapter 12 – Energy
Chapter 13 –Transportation*
Chapter 14 – Air Quality
Chapter 15 –Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Chapter 16 – Noise
Chapter 17 –Public Health
Chapter 18 – Neighborhood Character
Chapter 19 –Construction*
Chapter 20 –Alternatives*
Chapter 21 – Mitigation
Chapter 22 –Unavoidable Adverse Impacts
Chapter 23 –Growth-Inducing Aspects of the Proposed Actions
Chapter 24 –Irreversible and Irretrievable Commitment of Resources
Chapter 25 –Conceptual Analysis*
Appendix A – Proposed Text Amendments and City Map Changes
Appendix B – Project Description
Appendix C –Historic and Cultural Resources
Appendix D –Hazardous Materials
Appendix E –Transportation
Appendix F –Proposed Air Quality (E) Designations
Appendix G –Noise Project Development Sites Attenuation Requirements
Appendix H –Construction
Appendix I –Expanded Rezoning Area Alternative