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GATEWAYGATEWAY
UPDATEUPDATE
5/6/145/6/14
E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C ...
E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
Gateway National Recreation Area
Gateway – General ManagementGateway – General Management
PlanPlan
E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N...
West Pond EA Project ScheduleWest Pond EA Project Schedule
E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y ...
East Pond StatusEast Pond Status
 Salinity remains high but is dropping in pondSalinity remains high but is dropping in p...
Jamaica Bay Post Sandy BoatJamaica Bay Post Sandy Boat
and other Debris Removaland other Debris Removal
E X P E R I E N C ...
Plumb BeachPlumb Beach
 Plumb Beach reopened to the public in the latePlumb Beach reopened to the public in the late
wint...
Fort TildenFort Tilden
 Fort Tilden reopened to the public in late winter.Fort Tilden reopened to the public in late wint...
Response to EnvironmentalResponse to Environmental
Complaint IssuesComplaint Issues
 US Park Police provide all of GATE’s...
E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
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Dave avrin may 2014

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Dave avrin may 2014

  1. 1. GATEWAYGATEWAY UPDATEUPDATE 5/6/145/6/14 E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A National Park ServiceNational Park Service U.S. Department of the InteriorU.S. Department of the Interior Gateway National Recreation AreaGateway National Recreation Area
  2. 2. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A Gateway National Recreation Area
  3. 3. Gateway – General ManagementGateway – General Management PlanPlan E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A  Final 30 day public review period to begin in theFinal 30 day public review period to begin in the next week or twonext week or two  Record of Decision should be completed by theRecord of Decision should be completed by the middle of Junemiddle of June
  4. 4. West Pond EA Project ScheduleWest Pond EA Project Schedule E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A  Early June 2014- Agency Coordination Initiated  End of June 2014 - Public scoping meeting to obtain input for alternatives, identify issues and concerns  Late Winter 2014 – Public Review Draft EA  Spring 2015- FONSI signed and released to public
  5. 5. East Pond StatusEast Pond Status  Salinity remains high but is dropping in pondSalinity remains high but is dropping in pond (approx. 7 ppt).(approx. 7 ppt).  NYCT is working with NPS to install a new waterNYCT is working with NPS to install a new water transfer structure (WTS) at the north end of thetransfer structure (WTS) at the north end of the pond.pond. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
  6. 6. Jamaica Bay Post Sandy BoatJamaica Bay Post Sandy Boat and other Debris Removaland other Debris Removal E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A  NPS, ALS and EW met in early April to discussNPS, ALS and EW met in early April to discuss initiation of a marine debris removal programinitiation of a marine debris removal program  ALS and EW offered volunteer assistance and GISALS and EW offered volunteer assistance and GIS informationinformation  NPS has identified some Sandy fundingNPS has identified some Sandy funding  Both the Army Corps and the Port Authority haveBoth the Army Corps and the Port Authority have indicated an interest in participatingindicated an interest in participating  A plan to remove priority boats from marshes thisA plan to remove priority boats from marshes this summer is being developedsummer is being developed
  7. 7. Plumb BeachPlumb Beach  Plumb Beach reopened to the public in the latePlumb Beach reopened to the public in the late winter.winter. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
  8. 8. Fort TildenFort Tilden  Fort Tilden reopened to the public in late winter.Fort Tilden reopened to the public in late winter. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
  9. 9. Response to EnvironmentalResponse to Environmental Complaint IssuesComplaint Issues  US Park Police provide all of GATE’s lawUS Park Police provide all of GATE’s law enforcementenforcement  USPP can be reached by calling a 24 hour dispatchUSPP can be reached by calling a 24 hour dispatch number –number – 718-338-3988718-338-3988.. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A
  10. 10. E X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C AE X P E R I E N C E Y O U R A M E R I C A National Park ServiceNational Park Service U.S. Department of the InteriorU.S. Department of the Interior

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