SoHo-NoHo Neighborhood Plan - 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 SoHo/NoHo Neighborhood Plan proposal..

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 Thursday September 2, 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.

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 – 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 – Natural Resources
Chapter 10 – Hazardous Materials
Chapter 11 – Water and Sewer Infrastructure
Chapter 12 – Solid Waste and Sanitation Services
Chapter 13 – Energy
Chapter 14 – Transportation
Chapter 15 – Air Quality
Chapter 16 – Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Chapter 17 – Noise
Chapter 18 – Public Health
Chapter 19 – Neighborhood Character
Chapter 20 – Construction
Chapter 21 – Mitigation
Chapter 22 –Alternatives
Chapter 23 – Unavoidable Adverse Impacts
Chapter 24 – Growth Inducing Aspects of the Proposed Actions
Chapter 25 – Irreversible and Irretrievable Commitment of Resources
Appendix A – Project Description
Appendix B – Known Developments and Waterfront Revitalization Program
Appendix C – Historic and Cultural Resources
Appendix D – Hazardous Materials
Appendix E – Transportation Demand Factors Memo
Appendix F – Air Quality
Appendix G – Noise
Appendix H – Construction Noise