NJDEP Project #S340094-02

Level 2 Environmental Review

New Jersey Water Bank Program

The Hudson County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) held a Public Hearing on the proposed Project at on July 29, 2021. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 emergency pursuant to Executive Order 103, and as amended by Executive Order 244, the meeting was held online through ZoomGov Virtual Meeting Service.

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) previously reviewed the documentation for the proposed Koppers Peninsula Infrastructure Project, NJDEP Project #S340094-02, and determined that this Project warrants a Level 2 Environmental Review in order to qualify for financing under the New Jersey Water Bank Program.

The proposed water quality improvement Project at the Koppers Koke Peninsula in the Town of Kearny, Hudson County, will provide critical infrastructure improvements as part of the design and construction of a 10,000 linear ft. access road incorporating stormwater management facilities, and certain water supply and sanitary sewage conveyance facilities essential to the redevelopment of brownfields which comprise the Peninsula. The costs of the Project proposed to be funded through the Program are estimated to be approximately $51,000,000.00, subject to a determination of program eligibility by NJDEP.

 

Project Overview (View)

Level Two Review Environmental Information Document (Download upon registration)

Hearing Notice & Information posted online and published in the Jersey Journal & Star Ledger (View)

Transcript of the Public Hearing held on July 29, 2021 (View)

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., (the “Act”) the Hudson County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) has revised the schedule for the May monthly meeting to now be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 5:30 pm. Due to the State of Emergency and continuing considerations and limitations regarding congregating indoors due to COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted via the ZoomGov virtual meeting service at the scheduled date and time. The Authority’s board room located at 830 Bergen Avenue, 9th Floor, Jersey City, will not be open to the public for the meeting.

“Zoom Cloud Meetings” is the name of the app. Please download the app on a computer or mobile device and then use the following Meeting ID number: 161 528 4747

Alternatively, members of the public can visit the following link and join the meeting via Video Conference: https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1615284747

Members of the public can also join via telephone by dialing 1-646-828-7666 and entering the Meeting ID number: 161 528 4747

In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-6 et seq., (the “Act”) the Hudson County Improvement Authority (the “Authority”) has revised the schedule for the May monthly meeting to now be held on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 5:30 pm. Due to the State of Emergency and continuing restrictions and limitations regarding congregating indoors due to COVID-19, the meeting will be conducted via the ZoomGov virtual meeting service at the scheduled date and time. The Authority’s board room located at 830 Bergen Avenue, 9th Floor, Jersey City, will not be open to the public for the meeting.

“Zoom Cloud Meetings” is the name of the app. Please download the app on a computer or mobile device and then use the following Meeting ID number: 161 528 4747

Alternatively, members of the public can visit the following link and join the meeting via Video Conference: https://www.zoomgov.com/j/1615284747

TAKE NOTICE, that a Special Board Meeting of the Hudson County Improvement Authority (Authority) has been scheduled for Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, N.J.S.A. 10:4-1 et seq., and pursuant to the Governor of New Jersey’s Executive Orders 103 et seq. Due to the ongoing State of Emergency and ongoing restrictions regarding COVID-19, the Authority Board meeting room located at 830 Bergen Avenue – 9th Floor, Jersey City, New Jersey remains CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

The Regular Board Meeting of the Hudson County Improvement Authority previously scheduled for Wednesday, May 12, 2021 has been changed to:
Thursday, May 6, 2021
At 5:30 P.M.

Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 10:4-1 et seq., known as the Open Public Meetings Act (the Act), the Board of Commissioners (the Board) of the Hudson County Improvement Authority (the Authority) has previously published and disseminated to the public a schedule of regular meetings to be held during the calendar year 2021-2022.

The Authority has revised the schedule for the May Regular Meeting to now occur on a new date, Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 5:30 P.M. The remaining schedule of regular meetings will be conducted at the time and place previously published and disseminated to the public and as set forth in the revised schedule attached. The Board schedule also provides notice and opportunity for a Caucus Meeting at 5 P.M. immediately prior to each Regular Meeting.

   

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