PUBLIC NOTICE OF COMMENCEMENT OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD
Thirty (30) Day comment period with regard to change of use for 2 acres of Tenafly Nature Center commencing Sept. 8, 2014.
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and the National Park Service have accepted for review an Environmental Assessment Report, submitted by The Tenafly Nature Center Association (TNCA) on behalf of the Borough of Tenafly, supporting an application for Significant Change of Use with respect to approximately two acres on Block 2702, Lot 1 in the Borough of Tenafly in Bergen County, to permit TNC to build a new Education and Discovery Center. Block 2702, Lot 1 is Federal Land and Water Conservation Fund encumbered property. The Environmental Assessment Report may be obtained as set forth below.
The Public Comment Period shall end on Oct. 8, 2014.
Comments in writing should be addressed to:
Jewel Thompson-Chin, Borough Administrator
Borough of Tenafly, 100 Riverdege Rd., Tenafly, NJ, 07670
Peter Punzi, Executive Director
Tenafly Nature Center, 313 Hudson Ave., Tenafly, NJ 07670
Green Acres Program Supervising Program Specialist Steve Jandoli,
Green Acres Program, Bureau of Legal Services & Stewardship, Mail Code 501-01, PO Box 420, Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
The complete Environmental Assessment Report is on file and available at the office of the TNC, Tenafly Public Library and Tenafly Borough Hall from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and on the following websites:
TNC - www.tenaflynaturecenter.org/new-education-and-discovery-center
NJ Department of Environmental Protection’s Green Acres Program- http://www.nj.gov/dep/greenacres
Borough of Tenafly - Environmental Assessment Report and Appendicies