15 Penn Plaza - Final Environmental Impact Statement

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On July 2, 2010, the New York City Department of City Planning, on behalf of the City Planning Commission as lead agency, issued a PDF Document Notice of Completion for a Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for 15 Penn Plaza project.

A public hearing on the DEIS was held on Wednesday, May 26, 2010, at 10:00 AM in Spector Hall, at the Department of City Planning located at 22 Reade Street, New York, New York 10007. Comments were requested on the DEIS and were be accepted until Monday, June 7, 2010. The FEIS incorporates responses to the public comments received on the DEIS and additional analysis conducted subsequent to the completion of the DEIS.

PDF Document The files below are in PDF format.

Cover Page (0.12mb)
Inside Cover Page (0.01mb)
Foreword (0.01mb)
Table of Contents (0.14mb)
Executive Summary (3.70mb)
Chapter 1 – Project Description (10.7mb)
Chapter 2 – Procedural and Analytical Framework (0.16mb)
Chapter 3 – Land Use, Zoning, and Public Policy (2.10mb)
Chapter 4 – Socioeconomic Conditions (0.39mb)
Chapter 5 – Community Facilities (0.09mb)
Chapter 6 – Open Space (0.14mb)
Chapter 7 – Shadows (8.20mb)
Chapter 8 – Historic and Cultural Resources (2.31mb)
Chapter 9 – Urban Design and Visual Resources (6.61mb)
Chapter 10 – Neighborhood Character (0.07mb)
Chapter 11 – Natural Resources (0.08mb)
Chapter 12 – Hazardous Materials (0.03mb)
Chapter 13 – Infrastructure (0.08mb)
Chapter 14 – Solid Waste and Sanitation Services (0.05mb)
Chapter 15 – Energy (0.05mb)
Chapter 16 – Traffic and Parking (1.10mb)
Chapter 17 – Transit and Pedestrians (4.40mb)
Chapter 18 – Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions (0.54mb)
Chapter 19 – Noise (0.25mb)
Chapter 20 – Construction Impacts (0.31mb)
Chapter 21 – Public Health (0.03mb)
Chapter 22 – Mitigation (0.33mb)
Chapter 23 – Unavoidable Adverse Impacts (0.03mb)
Chapter 24 – Alternatives (0.24mb)
Chapter 25 – Growth-Inducing Aspects of the Proposed Project (0.03mb)
Chapter 26 – Irreversible and Irretrievable Commitment of Resources (0.02mb)
Chapter 27 – Conceptual Analysis of the Proposed Zoning Text Amendments (0.53mb)
Chapter 28 – Response to Comments on the Draft Scope of Work and DEIS (0.53mb)
Appendix A – Zoning Text (0.04mb)
Appendix B – Historic Resources (2.20mb)
Appendix C – Transportation Technical Memos and Analyses (3.60mb)
Appendix D – Infrastructure (0.11mb)
Appendix E – Air Quality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions (0.11mb)
Appendix F – Noise (0.02mb)
Appendix G – Construction Noise (4.20mb)
Appendix H – Written Comments on the Draft Scope of Work and Transcript of Oral Testimony from the Public Scoping Hearing (0.02mb)
Appendix I – Written Comments on the DEIS, Community Board 5 and Manhattan Borough President’s Recommendations, and Vornado Correspondence (5.40mb)