This seminiar provides an overview of the NY State
Environmental Quality Review Act (SEQRA) requirements and prepares communities to intgegrate SEQRA into the BOA process and to use it to make appropriate planning and development decisions. Communities participating in the BOA programs must comply with SEQRA to determine whether a proposed action may have a significant adverse impact on the environment. Understanding the SEQRA requirements, their integration into and timing in the planning process, and the community’s responsibilities are critical to successful completion and approval of the BOA Plan.
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