Protectors of Pine Oak Woods • Public NASCAR Meeting  


Public NASCAR Meeting

Thursday, April 27, 6 p.m.,
Petrides School, 715 Ocean Terrace

The Public Scoping hearing on the racetrack project (Motorsports Entertainment Complex on Staten Island) has been scheduled!  The purpose of this hearing is to inform the agency of what environmental and socioeconomic issues should be analyzed in the Environmental Impact Statement for the racetrack project.  On this website is the hearing notice, plus a link to the developers' proposed "Scope of Work" for the Environmental Impact Statement -- saying what the developers plan to cover in it. Take some time to read it!

For the upcoming April 27 hearing, be sure to put your concerns about the racetrack in writing -- it will weigh more strongly in the record!  You can put it in letter form, directed to:

Robert Dobruskin, Director
Envtl. Assessment & Review Div.
City Planning Commission
22 Reade Street, Room 4E
New York, NY 10017-1216

The project is officially called, "proposed Motorsports Entertainment Complex on Staten Island, CEQR No. 05DCP043R."
Submit a copy at the hearing (or mail it to them so that they receive it by May 5).
Protectors is supporting NY Sierra Club in their committed effort agains this project. Therefore, we are asking that you make copies of your written comments and forward it to Sierra Club. You may either give it to Sierra Club representatives at the meeting, or you can mail it to the following address:
Suzanne Mattei
Sierra Club
116 John ST Suite 3100
New York, NY  10038

Also, please keep sending your letters in to the Advance.

2006 PPOW