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Full Environmental Assessment Form Part 1 - Project and Setting


  1. 1. Step One
  2. 2. Step Two
  3. 3. Step Three
  4. 4. Step Four
  5. 5. Step Five
  6. 6. Step Six
  7. 7. Step Seven
  • Step One

    1. Instructions for Completing Part 1

    2. Part 1 is to be completed by the applicant or project sponsor. Responses become part of the application for approval or funding, are subject to public review, and may be subject to further verification.

    3. Complete Part 1 based on information currently available. If additional research or investigation would be needed to fully respond to any item, please answer as thoroughly as possible base on current information; indicate whether missing information does not exist, or is not reasonably available to the sponsor; and, when possible, generally describe work or studies which would be necessary to update or fully develop that information.

    4. Applicants/ Sponsors must complete all items in Sections A & B. In sections C, D, & E, most items contain an initial question that must be answered either "Yes" or "No." If the answer to the initial question is "Yes," complete the sub-questions that follow. If the answer to the initial question is "No," proceed to the next question. Section F, allows the project sponsor to identify and attach any additional information. Section G requires the name and signature of the project sponsor to verify that the information contained in Part 1 is accurate and complete.

    5. A. Project and Sponsor Information

    6. B. Government Approvals

    7. B. Government Approvals, Funding, or Sponsorship. ("Funding" includes grants, loads, tax relief, and any other forms of financial assistance.)

    8. Government Entity

    9. If yes: Identify Agency and Approval(s) Required

    10. City Council, Town Board, or Village Board of Trustees

    11. City, Town, or Village Planning Board or Commission

    12. Other local agencies

    13. County Agencies

    14. Regional Agencies

    15. State Agencies

    16. Federal Agencies

    17. Is the project site within a Coastal Area, or the waterfront area of a Designated Inland Waterway?

    18. Is the project site located in a community with an approved Local Waterfront Revitalization Program?

    19. Is the project site within a Coastal Erosion Hazard Area?

    20. C. Planning and Zoning

    21. Will administrative or legislative adoption, or amendment of a plan, local law, ordinance, rule or regulation be the only approval(s) which must be granted to enable the proposed action to proceed?

    22. If yes, complete sections C, F, and G

    23. If no, proceed to question C.2. and complete all remaining sections and questions in Part 1

    24. C.2 Adopted Land Use Plans

    25. Do any municipally - adopted (City, Town, Village, or County) comprehensive land use plan(s) include the site where the proposed action would be located?

    26. If yes, Does the comprehensive plan include specific recommendations for the site where the proposed action would be located?

    27. Is the site of the proposed action within any local or regional special planning district (for example: Greenway Brownfield Opportunity Area (BOA); Designated State or Federal Heritage area; watershed management plan; or other?)

    28. Is the proposed action located wholly or partially within an area listed in an adopted municipal open space plan, or an adopted municipal farmland protection plan?