Block 675 East - Final Environmental Impact Statement

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On April 27, 2018, 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 the Block 675 East proposal.

A public hearing on the DEIS was held on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at 10:00 am at the Department of City Planning, located at 120 Broadway, Lower Concourse, New York, New York 10271, in conjunction with the City Planning Commission’s citywide public hearing pursuant to ULURP. The public hearing also considered modifications to the Proposed Actions (ULURP Nos. N180128(A) ZRM, 180129(A) ZSM, N180151(A) ZRM and 180152(A) ZSM). Comments were requested on the DEIS were accepted until Monday, March 26, 2018. The FEIS incorporates responses to the public comments received on the DEIS and additional analysis conducted subsequent to the completion of the DEIS.

View the PDF Document Post FEIS Technical Memorandum 002 – June 22, 2018.

PDF Document The files below are in PDF format.

Cover Page
Table of Contents
Executive Summary
Chapter 1 – Project Description
Chapter 2 – Analytical Framework
Chapter 3 – Land Use, Zoning and Public Policy
Chapter 4 – Socioeconomic Conditions
Chapter 5 – Community Facilities and Services
Chapter 6 – Open Space
Chapter 7 – Shadows
Chapter 8 – Historic and Cultural Resources
Chapter 9 – Urban Design and Visual 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 – Project Permutations
Chapter 23 – Alternatives to the Proposed Actions
Chapter 24 – Unavoidable Adverse Impacts
Chapter 25 – Growth-Inducing Aspects of the Proposed Actions
Chapter 26 – Irreversible and Irretrievable Commitment of Resources
Chapter 27 –Response to Comments on the DEIS1
Appendix A – Proposed Text Amendments
Appendix B – Waterfront Revitalization Program
Appendix C – Agency Correspondence
Appendix D – High Line Plant Species
Appendix E – Construction
Appendix F – Comments Received on the Draft Environemental Impact Statement1