Approval Process (GEIS)
The Project Team for the Chain Works District project submitted the Draft Generic Environmental Impact Statement (DGEIS) to the City of Ithaca Planning Board as the Lead Agency on January 5, 2016. On March 8, 2016, the DGEIS was deemed Adequate by the Lead Agency.
LATEST: PUBLIC HEARING PRESENTATION
A Public Hearing was held on March 29th at Cinemapolis movie theater on Green Street in downtown Ithaca. Here is the presentation from that session: CWD DGEIS Public Hearing FINAL 03-29-2016 A video recording of the entire public hearing will be available shortly.
The DGEIS is now available for Public Review and Comment. The following links download PDFs of the submitted documents:
Due to file sizes, sections of the DGEIS may also be downloaded here:
The following Appendices are compressed (.zip) files containing multiple PDFs:
HARD COPIES AVAILABLE
Hard copies are available for public viewing at the following locations:
- City of Ithaca Planning Department
- Town of Ithaca Planning Department
- Tompkins County Public Library
PUBLIC COMMENT SUBMISSION
The Public Comment period ended on May 25, 2016 (extended from May 10, 2016).
ONLINE PUBLIC COMMENT SUBMISSION
Additional comments may be submitted online to the Chain Works District Project Team by submitting the following form: