SEQRA

AcronymDefinition
SEQRAState Environmental Quality Review Act (New York)
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"SEQRA and its implementing regulations are drafted in a manner which encourages public participation in the environmental review process." Kimball's Final Generic EIS report claimed.
(326.) For example, in an action by a Business Improvement District ("BID") to alter the city's Conditional Use Permit to a shelter to require compliance with SEQRA, BID alleged several nuisance-like claims:
argued that the Environmental Impact Statement required under SEQRA and
SEQRA for a Supplemental Generic Environmental Impact Statement (SGEIS)
Within the Great Lakes Basin, the New York State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) is widely acknowledged as the strongest ongoing program of this nature at the state or provincial level.
Koegel, Vesting Property Rights Under SEQRA, N.Y.L.J., June 24, 1991, at 18.
In accordance with State Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA), the site was reviewed for environmental effects relative to the construction of the compost facility.
While ESD officials wouldn't comment on individual items in the DEIS, the agency asserted that all substantive comments on the DEIS will be addressed in the final environmental impact statement, as is standard with a SEQRA review.
Laura Moore Smith, an associate in the environmental, land use and zoning practice group at Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, has been appointed to the Rochester Environmental Commission, a seven-member volunteer citizen advisory board that reviews projects that are Type 1 Actions under SEQRA and require approval and/or funding from the City of Rochester.
FEIS and SEQRA have previously been completed for Letchworth Village, potentially saving the developer millions of dollars in engineering and review costs.