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Nov 22, 2017
Volume 89,  Issue 02
The Environmental Monitor
a publication of the
Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Charlie Baker, Governor
Matthew A. Beaton, Secretary

The Environmental Monitor provides information on projects under review by the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) office, recent MEPA decisions of the Secretary of Energy & Environmental Affairs, and public notices from environmental agencies. Please note that the links on this page require the use of Adobe Acrobat ReaderĀ®, which is available free of charge at http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/readstep.html.


Projects Submitted November 1-15

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15779Ronan Fill and PoolEdgartown12/12/2017Richard Barbini (508) 693-2781Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15780Maintenance Dredging of Upper Leyden Glen ReservoirLeyden12/12/2017Mr.Don Ouelette (413) 772-1528 x6107Erin Flaherty (617) 626-1128
15781Milford PowerMilford12/12/2017Corinne Snowdon (978) 461-7100Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025
15782Old Boston Road Substation ProjectTewksbury12/22/2017Timothy Sullivan (617) 607-2756Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029

Environmental Notification Forms - Site Visits

No Data Found.

Environmental Impact Reports

EEA No.Project NameLocationDocument TypeComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15575254 - 272 and 282R LynnwayLynnFEIR12/22/2017Ann Marton (781) 245-2500Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021

Notices of Project Change

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
11971The Highlands at Overlook RidgeMalden and Revere12/12/2017Robert Button (617) 452-6586Anne Canaday (617) 626-1035

Other Projects Under Review

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15765Wrentham Business CenterWrentham11/22/2017Timothy Higgins (508)Erin Flaherty (617) 626-1128
15771Field Pond Dam and Dike RehabilitationAndover11/22/2017Allen Orsi (508) 543-1755Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15775Tall Timbers Estates (Phase V)Kingston11/28/2017Bradley McKenzie (781) 792-3900Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15776New Salem West StreetNew Salem11/28/2017David Briand (508) 887-3720Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
15777Brownfield Redevelopment - Former Revere Copper SitePlymouth11/28/2017Jeff Oakes (508) 748-0937Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15778Dwight Silvia - 187 East Beach RoadWestport11/28/2017Sean Leach (508) 998-2125Erin Flaherty (617) 626-1128

Environmental Impact Reports

EEA No.Project NameLocationDocument TypeComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
13862The Village at Lincoln ParkDartmouthFinal Environmental Impact Report12/08/2017Bradley McKenzie (781) 792-3900Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
14255Seaport SquareBostonDraft Environmental Impact Report11/22/17Talya Moked (978) 897-7100Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025
15524Shops at EmeraldNorth AttleboroughSupplemental Draft Environmental Impact Report12/08/2017David Taglianetti (401) 272-8100Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025
15697Market Basket Retail DevelopmentLowellDraft Environmental Impact Report12/08/2017Kyle Greaves (617) 607-2988Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
15703Sudbury-Hudson Transmission Reliability ProjectSudbury, Stow, Marlborough and HudsonDraft Environmental Impact Report12/08/2017Vivian Kimball (508) 752-1001Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021

Notices of Project Change

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
11085RUnion PointAbington, Rockland and Weymouth11/28/2017Laura Rome (978) 897-7100Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025
13367Waterside PlaceBoston11/28/2017Geoff Starsiak (978) 897-7100Anne Canaday (617) 626-1035
13709Christina EstatesNorth Attleborough11/28/2017Steven Davis (617)-951-1146Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
13886Green Line Extension - College Ave. to Mystic Valley ParkwaySomerville, Medford11/28/2017Holly Palmgrem (617) 222-1580Erin Flaherty (617) 626-1128
15413Ledgeview at WrenthamWrentham11/28/2017Joseph Peznola (508) 460-1111Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025

Secretary's Certificates November 1 - 16

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationActionAction Date
15764Atlantic Link ProjectPlymouthRequires the preparation of a Mandatory Environmental Import Report11/09/2017
15766K Street Substation 385 ModificationBostonDoes not Require an Environmental Impact Report11/09/2017
15767Cormier Habitat Management ProjectChesterfieldDoes not Require an Environmental Impact Report11/09/2017
15770571 RevereRevereDoes not Require an Environmental Impact Report11/09/2017

Environmental Impact Reports

EEA No.Project NameLocationDocument TypeActionAction Date
15420Riverfront Business ParkFreetownDraft Environmental Impact ReportAdequately and Properly complies with MEPA 11/16/2017
156321000 Boylston StreetBostonDraft Environmental Impact ReportAdequately and Properly complies with MEPA 11/16/2017
15702New England Power Co.Somerset and SwanseaSingle EIRAdequately and Properly complies with MEPA 11/16/2017
5484/8696Hanscom Field ESPRBedfordFinal Environmental Impact ReportAdequately and Properly complies with MEPA 11/16/2017

Notices of Project Change

EEA No.Project NameLocationActionAction Date
12319/12969Westford Technology Park WestWestfordDoes Not Require a Supplemental EIR11/03/2017

Records of Decision

No Data Found.

Special Review Procedures

No Data Found.

Public Benefits Determinations

No Data Found.

Advisory Opinions

No Data Found.

Requests for Advisory Opinion

No Data Found.

Public Notices

AgencyNotice TypeLocation
Colrain Conservation CommissionNotice of Intent to Initiate an Ecological Restoration ProjectColrain
Concord Conservation CommissionNotice of Intent to Initiate an Aquatic Plant Management ProgramConcord
CZMNotice of Extension of the City of Boston's Consultation Session for the Downtown Waterfront District Municipal Harbor PlanBoston
CZMNotice of Federal Consistency ReviewEdgartown
DEPNotice of Application and Draft Water Management Act PermitBrewster (Cape Cod Basin)
DEPNotice of Application for a 401 Water Quality Certification Greenfield
DEPNotice of Application and Draft Groundwater Discharge PermitDennis
Edgartown Conservation CommissionNotice of Intent for an Ecological Restoration Project Edgartown
Haverhill Conservation CommissionNotice of Intent for an Ecological Restoration Project Haverhill
Heath Conservation CommissionNotice of Intent to Initiate an Ecological Restoration ProjectHeath
MassDOTNotice of Amendment to the Previous Section 61 Finding for Wynn Resort Everett
MassDOTAllston I-90 Interchange Project - Notice of Availability of Draft Environmental Impact Report (as of Nov 30, 2017) and Public Information MeetingsBoston (Allston), Brookline and Cambridge
MWRANotice of Proposed Changes to the Contingency Plan for the Effluent OutfallStatewide