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Aug 26, 2015
Volume 84,  Issue 8
The Environmental Monitor
a publication of the
Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Charles D. Baker, Jr., Governor
Matthew 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 August 1 - 17, 2015

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15403Tri-Community BikewayWinchester Woburn and Stoneham09/15/2015Beth Rudolph (781) 721-7120Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15409Groundwater Monitoring Well Installation in WetlandsBraintree09/15/2015Raymond Cadorette (617) 589-6102Anne Canaday (617) 626-1035
15410Woods Hole Ferry Terminal ReconstructionFalmouth09/25/2015Stephen Lecco (413) 726-2114Anne Canaday (617) 626-1035
15411205 Revere Beach ParkwayRevere09/15/2015Rick Latini (617) 482-7080Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15412Gateway CenterSalem09/25/2015Peter Ogren (781) 246-2800Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15413Ledgeview at WrenthamWrentham and Plainville09/15/2015Joseph Peznola (508) 460-1111Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025

Environmental Notification Forms - Site Visits

EEA No.DateTimeLocation
1541109/08/20152:00 PMProject Site - 205 Revere Beach Parkway, Revere
1541209/08/201510:30 AMProject Site - 401 Bridge Street, Salem
1541309/08/201510:00 AMTown Hall - 79 South Street (2nd flr., room A), Wrentham

Environmental Impact Reports

EEA No.Project NameLocationDocument TypeComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15208Norwood Memorial Airport Taxiway RealignmentNorwoodDEIR09/25/2015Alyssa Jacobs (978) 461-6271Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025
15356Southbridge Recycling and Disposal ParkSouthbridge and CharltonDEIR09/25/2015David Hewett (978) 461-6215Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
15383Lakeville Gas ProjectLakevilleSEIR09/25/2015Robert Rego (508) 947-0050Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021

Notices of Project Change

No Data Found.

Other Projects Under Review

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15387Owl Lake North Basin DredgeSandisfield and Otis09/11/2015Don Boye (617) 728-0070Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15404Dennis 10-Year Comprehensive Dredge and Beach Nourishment PlanDennis and Yarmouth09/11/2015Richard White (508) 760-6148Purvi Patel (617) 626-1029
15405Lower Highland Lake Dam RehabilitionGoshen09/01/2015Allen R. Orsi (508) 543-1755Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
15406Roberts Meadow Brook Channell ImprovementsNorthampton09/01/2015Matthew Taylor (781) 278-5803Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021
15407Canal Unit 3 and Canal Community SolarSandwich09/11/2015Jackie Bruce (978) 212-3284Holly Johnson (617) 626-1023
15408Phase 3 Sludge Landfill ExpansionSeekonk09/01/2015Magdalena Lofstedt (617) 452-6597Anne Canaday (617) 626-1035

Environmental Impact Reports

EEA No.Project NameLocationDocument TypeComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
15366Crystal Lake and Elginwood Pond Dredging ProjectPeabodySEIR09/11/2015Dan Buttrick (413) 572-3225Alex Strysky (617) 626-1025

Notices of Project Change

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueFor CopiesMEPA Analyst
1442510-Year Comprehensive Dredging and Beach Nourishment PlanEdgartown09/29/2015Tara Marden (508) 397-9689Page Czepiga (617) 626-1021

Secretary's Certificates August 1 - 15, 2015

Environmental Notification Forms

EEA No.Project NameLocationActionAction Date
15388Supplemental Water Supply for Town of AshlandAshlandRequires an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15389Proposed RevetmentChathamDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15390Route 140 Roadway Reconstruction and Drainage ImprovementsPrincetonDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15391MacMillan Pier Marina Replacement ProjectProvincetownDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15392Pine Hill Cemetery ExpansionQuincyDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15395Pumping Station and Well No. 5BourneDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015
15396Cresent Beach Seawall and Revetment RepairHullDoes not require an Environmental Impact Report08/07/2015

Environmental Impact Reports

No Data Found.

Notices of Project Change

EEA No.Project NameLocationActionAction Date
13350Greenwood Street Landfill ProjectWorcesterContinues to require an Environmental Impact Report08/14/2015

Records of Decision

EEA No.Project NameLocationComments DueActionAction Date
13350Greenwood Street Landfill ProjectWorcester09/09/2015Secretary proposes to grant a Phase 1 Waiver08/14/2015

Special Review Procedures

No Data Found.

Public Benefits Determinations

No Data Found.

Advisory Opinions

No Data Found.

Requests for Advisory Opinion

Project NameLocationComments DueMEPA Analyst
Ayer Transfer Station ImprovementsAyer09/11/2015Rick Bourre (617) 626-1130
Penzance Road RepairsRockport09/11/2015Rick Bourre (617) 626-1130

Public Notices