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CHATHAM SQUARE | PARK ROW IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

DOCUMENT: Environmental Assessment CLIENT: Lower Manhattan Development Corporation DATE: 2009 Project Description: Under NEPA- and SEQRA-compliant environmental review processes, an Environmental Assessment is currently in process and under contract with the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation. The Proposed Project includes roadway reconfiguration, pedestrian and open space improvements (two new open spaces, a new pedestrian promenade and a […]

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GOWANUS CANAL CORRIDOR REZONING AND RELATED ACTIONS

DOCUMENT: Environmental Impact Statement CLIENT: New York City Department of City Planning DATE: 2008-09 Project Description: This New York City Department of Planning rezoning project is designed to revitalize and infuse an underutilized industrial and manufacturing sector with new zoning districts allowing for new uses including mixed-use and residential uses. The rezoning area is comprised of […]

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29-31 Bartlett Street Redevelopment Project, Brookyn, NY

DOCUMENT: Environmental Assessment Statement CLIENT: Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council DATE: 2009 Project Description: This Proposed Project involved the rehabilitation of an abandoned five-story residential building in order to provide 20 units of affordable housing to the surrounding community, as well as alleviate existing blight. Utilizing CEQR guidelines, an Environmental Assessment (EA) was prepared for the […]

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BROADWAY TRIANGLE REZONING AND RELATED ACTIONS

DOCUMENT: Environmental Impact Statement CLIENT: New York City Department of Housing Preservation & Development DATE: 2008-09 Project Description: This comprehensive redevelopment action consists of a nine-block portion of the Broadway Triangle area located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, Community District 1. For years a blighted area of Brooklyn following the movement of many manufacturing and industrial companies from […]

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Morris Heights Health Center

DOCUMENT: Environmental Assessment Statement CLIENT: Morris Heights Medical Center DATE: 2009 Project Description: An Environmental Assessment for this approximately 30,000 square foot medical facility that will be located in the Morris Heights neighborhood of Community District 5 in the Borough of the Bronx. The proposed multi-service medical facility will be an addition to the existing Morris […]

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DUTCH KILLS REZONING AND RELATED ACTIONS

DOCUMENT: Environmental Impact Statement CLIENT: New York City Department of Planning DATE: 2007-08 Project Description: Dutch Kills is a lively mixed-use residential, commercial and light industrial community located directly north of the Queensboro Bridge and the Special Long Island City Mixed-Use District. This rezoning project would encompasses 40 blocks adjacent to Sunnyside Yards and just north […]

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Thanh Hoa Master Plan | Northern Vietnam

DOCUMENT: Thanh Hoa Master Plan CLIENT: Thanh Hoa City | UN Habitat and the Asia Development Bank DATE: 2008 Project Description: A strategic master plan for this provincial capital of Northern Vietnam was developed to encourage development towards ecological and sustainable practices and benchmarks. Designed for a future population of 500,000, both demographic and economic criteria […]

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Caribbean Trade Center

DOCUMENT: Environmental Assessment Statement CLIENT: Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (CACCI) DATE: 2007-08 Project Description: Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc’s (CACCI) conversion of a 23,000 gross square foot (gsf) abandoned school building into a commercial development and the development of a pavilion. The proposed project will have three major components, […]

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CIRC – WILLISTON TRANSPORTATION PROJECT

DOCUMENT: Environmental Impact Statement CLIENT: Vermont Agency of Transportation | Chittenden County, Vermont DATE: 2006-08 Project Description: This major transportation project proposes to alleviate traffic congestion in and around the City of Burlington, Vermont. The EIS is a ‘fresh look’ at this project that was previously evaluated under EIS guidelines, and which was stopped as a […]

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8th Avenue Ventilation Plant Assessment

DOCUMENT: Environmental Assessment Statement CLIENT: MTA, New York City Transit DATE: 2007 Project Description: An Environmental Assessment under New York State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) regarding the development of an underground ventilation facility for the City subway system in the Theater District portion of Manhattan. Major project issues included identification of impacts due to a major […]

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