The Office of the Deputy Mayor for Economic Development, as lead agency, issued a Positive Declaration for the East 125th Street Development Project and directed that a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) be prepared. A public scoping meeting was held on July 19, 2007 to receive comments on the Draft Scope of Work for the DEIS. On February 15, 2008, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Economic Development issued the Final Scope of Work for the DEIS. On March 19, 2008, the Notice of Completion for the DEIS and the DEIS were issued.
The public hearing on the DEIS was held in conjunction with the public hearing on the ULURP applications for this project on Wednesday, July 23, 2008 at 10:00 AM at Spector Hall, 22 Reade Street, New York, NY 10007. The comment period for the DEIS remained open until 5:00 PM on Monday, August 4, 2008. On August 12, 2008, the Office of the Deputy Mayor issued the Notice of Completion for the FEIS and the FEIS. It is anticipated that the City Planning Commission will consider the ULURP applications for this project on August 27, 2008.
The environmental review documents can be downloaded from CEQR Access.