New 6 NYCRR Part 617 State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR), regulations became effective January 1, 2019. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has adopted amendments to the Type I and Type II lists of actions, as well as the scoping and acceptance procedures for draft environmental impact statements. DEC has also modernized the regulations related to web publication of documents. These changes are the first major amendments to the SEQR regulations that DEC made since 1996.
A public scoping meeting was held on September 17, 2018, 3pm and 6pm, at CUNY School of Law, 2nd Floor Auditorium, 2 Court Square West, Long Island City, NY 11101. The comment period for the Draft Scope of Work has been extended from the required 10 days and will remain open until 5:00 P.M. Friday October 19, 2018. Update: The Proposed LICIC Project has been Withdrawn.
A public scoping meeting was held on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at 6:00 P.M. at the Governors Island Ferry Waiting Room, Battery Maritime Building, 10 South Street, New York, NY 10004. The comment period for the Draft Scope of Work remained open until 5:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 9, 2018.
On August 3, 2018, the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development issued Technical Memorandum 003, Potential City Council Modifications.
A public scoping meeting was held on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. at Beacon High School, Auditorium, Room 701,7th Floor, 522 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036. The comment period for the Draft Scope of Work ended on May 10, 2018.
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