250 Water Street Proposal - Environmental Impact Statement

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On May 17, 2021, the New York City Department of City Planning, on behalf of the City Planning Commission as lead agency, issued a Notice of Completion for a  PDF Document Notice of Completion for a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for 250 Water Street.

In light of the Governor’s announcement on June 24, 2021 of the end of the State-declared state of emergency, and in support of the City’s continued efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, the public hearing on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) will be accessible both in person and remotely. The public hearing will be held in person in the NYC City Planning Commission Hearing Room, Lower Concourse, 120 Broadway, New York, NY on Wednesday September 1, 2021, at 10:00 am in conjunction with the City Planning Commission’s public hearing pursuant to ULURP. Anyone attending a CPC meeting in person must wear a mask and abide by social distancing guidelines. Anyone attending a meeting in-person must wear a mask and abide by social distancing guidelines. Please do not attend this meeting if within the past 10 days you have experienced any symptoms of COVID-19, have tested positive for COVID-19, or have been in close contact with anyone while they had COVID-19.  See full CDC guidance here.  Comments are requested on the DEIS and will be accepted through September 13, 2021.  The DEIS will incorporate responses to the public comments received on the DEIS and updated analysis conducted subsequent to the completion of the DEIS.

Comment on the DEIS.
View the Post DEIS Technical Memorandum 001 – August 17, 2021

PDF Document The files below are in PDF format.

Cover and Table of Contents
Executive Summary
Chapter 1 – Project Description
Chapter 2 – Land Use, Zoning and Public Policy
Chapter 3 – Socioeconomic Conditions
Chapter 4 – Open Space
Chapter 5 – Shadows
Chapter 6 – Historic and Cultural Resources
Chapter 7 – Urban Design and Visual Resourcess
Chapter 8 – Natural Resources
Chapter 9 – Hazardous Materials
Chapter 10 – Water and Sewer Infrastructure
Chapter 11 – Transportation
Chapter 12 – Air Quality
Chapter 13 – Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Chapter 14 – Noise
Chapter 15 – Public Health
Chapter 16 – Neighborhood Character
Chapter 17 – Construction
Chapter 18 – Alternatives
Chapter 19 – Mitigation
Chapter 20 – Unavoidable Adverse Impacts
Chapter 21 – Growth Inducing Aspects of the Proposed Actions
Chapter 22 – Irreversible and Irretrievable Commitment of Resources
Appendix A – Proposed Zoning Text
Appendix B – WRP Consistency Assessment Form
Appendix C – Agency Correspondence
Appendix D – Topic Intensive Archaeological Documentary Study
Appendix E – Hazardous Materials