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The Catskill/Delaware Ultraviolet Light Disinfection Facility

Final Environmental Impact Statement (November 30, 2004)

DEP is pleased to announce the availability of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Catskill/Delaware Ultraviolet Light Disinfection Facility (UV Facility) Project. The document describes the proposed project at the Eastview Site in the Town of Mount Pleasant, New York.

Paper copies of the full document along with the appendices can be examined at any of the repositories listed below. Electronic versions of the full Final EIS on CD (in pdf format) are available upon request. The Notice of Completion, Executive Summary and full EIS are available below.

Any questions, comments, or requests for a CD should be addressed in writing to:

Mark Page Jr, EIS Project Manager
Office of Environmental Planning and Assessment, 11th Floor
New York City Department of Environmental Protection
59-17 Junction Boulevard
Flushing, New York 11373

Notice of Completion (PDF)

Executive Summary (PDF)

Foreword (PDF)

1. Introduction and Project Background (PDF)

2. Purpose and Need (PDF)

3. Data Collection and Impact Methodologies

3.1. Introduction (PDF)

3.2. Land Use, Zoning, and Public Policy (PDF)

3.3. Visual Character (PDF)

3.4. Community Facilities (PDF)

3.5. Open Space (PDF)

3.6. Neighborhood Character (PDF)

3.7. Socioeconomic Conditions (PDF)

3.8. Growth Inducement (PDF)

3.9. Traffic and Transportation (PDF)

3.10. Air Quality (PDF)

3.11. Noise (PDF)

3.12. Historic and Archaeological Resources (PDF)

3.13. Hazardous Materials (PDF)

3.14. Natural Resources (PDF)

3.15. Water Resources (PDF)

3.16. Infrastructure and Energy (PDF)

3.17. Electric and Magnetic Fields (EMF) and Extremely Low Frequency Fields (ELF) Analysis (PDF)

3.18. Solid Waste (PDF)

3.19. Public Health (PDF)

4. Ultraviolet Light Disinfection Facility

4.1. Introduction and Project Description (PDF)

4.2. Land Use, Zoning, and Public Policy (PDF)

4.3. Visual Character (PDF)

4.4. Community Facilities (PDF)

4.5. Open Space (PDF)

4.6. Neighborhood Character (PDF)

4.7. Socioeconomic Conditions (PDF)

4.8. Growth Inducement (PDF)

4.9. Traffic and Transportation (PDF)

4.10. Air Quality (PDF)

4.11. Noise (PDF)

4.12. Historic and Archaeological Resources (PDF)

4.13. Hazardous Materials (PDF)

4.14. Natural Resources (PDF)

4.15. Water Resources (PDF)

4.16. Infrastructure and Energy (PDF)

4.17. Electric and Magnetic Fields (EMF) and Extremely Low Frequency Fields (ELF) Analysis (PDF)

4.18. Solid Waste (PDF)

4.19. Public Health (PDF)

4.20 Approval Actions (PDF)

4.21. Combined Impacts (PDF)

5. Off-Site Facilities

5.1. Introduction (PDF)

5.2. Kensico Reservoir Work Sites (PDF)

5.3. Taconic State Parkway Work Sites (PDF)

6. Mitigation of Potential Significant or Temporary Adverse Impacts (PDF)

7. Alternatives (PDF)

8. Unaviodable Adverse Impacts, Irreversible and Irretreivable Commitment of Resources, and Use and Conservation of Energy (PDF)

9. Environmental Justice Analysis (PDF)

10. Acronyms and Glossary (PDF)

11. Responses to  Draft EIS Comments (PDF)

These PDFs requires the Adobe Acrobat Reader.

Cat/Del UV Final Environmental Impact Statement Repositories
Office of Environmental Planning  & Assessment
59-17 Junction Boulevard, 11th Floor
Flushing, NY 11373
Contact: Mr. Mark Page, Jr.
Mount Pleasant Public Library
350 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Contact : Ms. Karen Bucci
St. George Library Center
5 Central Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
Contact: Mr. Scott Landing
Brooklyn Public Library
Society of Sciences & Technology Division
Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Contact: Ms. Lauren Williams
Westchester County Department of Planning
Michaelian Office Building
148 Martine Avenue, Room 432
White Plains, NY 10601
Contact: Ms. Gina D'Agrosa
EPA Region 2 Library
290 Broadway, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Contact: Ms. Rebecca Garvin
465 Columbus Avenue
Valhalla, NY 10595-1336
Contact: Mr. David Warne
John C. Hart Memorial Library
1130 Main Street
Shrub Oak, NY 10588
Contact: Ms. Patricia Barresi
Greenburgh Public Library 300 Tarrytown Road
Elmsford, NY 10523

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