The Joint Record of Decision (ROD) and State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) Findings Statement; response to comments on the ROD and Notice of Intent to Request Release of Funds (NOI RROF); and record of public comments received on the ROD and NOI RROF for the East Side Coastal Resiliency (ESCR) project, are available for review here.
The City, in partnership with the Rockaway community, NYC Economic Development Corporation (EDC), and US Army Corps of Engineers, is working to provide more long-term protection for Rockaway.
Find out more by visiting Rockaway Beach Restoration.
Press Release: Mayor de Blasio Announces Resiliency Plan to Protect Lower Manhattan from Climate Change - March 14, 2019
Press Release: Patterns of Attrition and Retention in the Build It Back Program Full Report - February 2019
Press Release: Small Business Services' Progress Report - October 24, 2018
Press Release: NYCEDC Announces RISE : NYC Technology Installation at Rockaway Sandy-Impacted Small Business - June 23, 2017
Press Release: Mayor de Blasio Announces Gains in Build it Back Program - June 13, 2017
Press Release: Mayor de Blasio Updates on Significant OneNYC Progress - April 21 2017
The public comment period for Proposed Action Plan Amendment 21 was open from February 7, 2020, to March 9, 2020, with a public hearing held on February 12, 2020. The City of New York is no longer accepting comments for this proposed amendment. To view the public notice, please visit here. To view the presentation from the public hearing, please visit here. For further updates, including on future approval of this amendment and any changes from the proposed version, please continue to check back at this website.