SUNY STONY BROOK ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES – WEST APARTMENTS BUILDING ‘J’
New York, NY
This project entails new facilities for a 176-bed residence hall on the Stony Brook Main Campus for the expansion of Building J, a graduate student residential complex known as the West Apartments.
The proposed development parcel is a secondary growth wooded area at the western edge of the main campus adjacent to Building F of the West Apartments. It is situated near the Stony Brook Village Historical District, a residential community, and the Long Island Railroad Port Jefferson Line. The State Environmental Quality Review (SEQR) review will be conducted towards the end of Schematic Design.
Our scope of services included the preparation of an Environmental Assessment Form (EAF) on behalf of the University (SEQR Lead Agency) and coordination with DASNY. Technical areas covered included assessment of visual impacts, noise, air quality, natural resources, parking and community character.