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Spring Creek North Feasibility Report & EA

September 6, 2017 Update - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, in conjunction with the NYC Department of Parks and Recreation has released the Draft Integrated Feasibility Report/Environmental Assessment (Draft FR/EA) for the Spring Creek Park, New York Ecosystem Restoration Study for a 30-day public comment period. The public comment period concludes on October 6, 2017.  A draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) has been prepared for this project. The FR/EA and FONSI will be finalized after consideration of public and agency comments. A preliminary determination has been made that an Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed project is not required under the provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969.

To request a copy of the Draft FR/EA and submit written comments, contact:

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District
Planning Division-Environmental Branch (ATTN: Ms. Diana Kohtio)
26 Federal Plaza, New York, New York 10278-0090
Email: Project Biologist and Project Manager Lisa Baron

Comments provided will become part of the public record for this Draft FR/EA.  Comments submitted will be fully considered during the preparation of the FONSI.  All written comments, including names and address, will be made a part of the administrative record, available to the public under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The Administrative Record, or portions thereof, may also be posted on a Corps of Engineers web site. The acknowledgement of the receipt of comments or responses to individual letters and comments will not be provided but will be included and addressed in the final FR/EA and FONSI.


Study Report:

Notice of Availability

Spring Creek Park - Draft Integrated Feasibility Report/Environmental Assessment
Appendix A – Initial Agency Correspondence (2001-2003)
Appendix B – Updated Agency Correspondence and Regulatory Compliance
Appendix C – Cultural Resources Correspondence and Report
Appendix D – Updated Cost Effectiveness/Incremental Cost Analysis CE/ICA and 2004 Costs
Appendix E – Final Fish and Wildlife Coordination Act Report
Appendix F – Environmental Data
Appendix G – Engineering
Appendix H – Real Estate Plan
Appendix I – Cost Engineering (2016)
Appendix J- Monitoring and Adaptive Management Plan

For more information, please read the Fact Sheet or you contact the Project Manager if you have any questions regarding the Study.