Project Documents

 

Year Date Document Title Authors
2011 7/18/11 Chapter 91 Waterways License to dredge 700 feet (Phase 1) of the Muddy River
Site Plans
Cross Sections
Elevations
Mass Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
2011 2/17/11 Project Partnership Agreement between the Department of the Army EEA, DCR, Boston and Brookline for Construction of the Muddy River Flood Risk Management and Environmental Restoration Project U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, EEA, DCR, Boston and Brookline
2009 8/5/09 Memorandum of Understanding
between the EOEEA, EOAF, Boston and Brookline, defining funding obligations and establishing a long-term Maintenance and Management Program
EOEEA, EOAF, City of Boston and Town of Brookline
2008 4/08 Annual Update (as required by Secretary’s certificate) City of Boston, Town of Brookline
2008 1/17/08 Notice of Project Change – Daylighting parkland at Landmark Center, removal of jughandle road City of Boston, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
2007 6/7/07 Memorandum of Agreement between the Sponsors, the Emerald Necklace Conservancy, and MMOC which defines the roles and responsibilities related to maintenance and management Department of Conservation and Recreation, City of Boston, Town of Brookline, Emerald Necklace Conservancy, and MMOC
2006 5/1/06 First Annual Report [as required by Secretary’s Certificates] City of Boston, Town of Brookline
2005 4/1/05 Certificate of the Secretary of Environmental Affairs on the SFEIRAmong other things approves the performance-based Maintenance and Management Plan included in the SFEIR EOEA, Secretary Ellen Roy Herzfelder
2005 2/23/05 Supplemental Final Environmental Impact Report (SFEIR) submitted to MEPA.Includes Maintenance and Management Plan – The Muddy River Parks of the Emerald Necklace for the Muddy River Restoration Project City of Boston, Town of Brookline
2003 5/1/03 Certificate of the Secretary of Environmental Affairs on the FEIR EOEA, Secretary Ellen Roy Herzfelder
2003 2/1/03 Final  Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) submitted to MEPA City of Boston, Town of Brookline
2002 7/29/02 Phase One Waiver, Final Record of Decision EOEA, Secretary Bob Durand
2002 4/16/02 Certificate of the Secretary of Environmental Affairs on the Draft Environmental Impact Report EOEA, Secretary Bob Durand
2002 4/16/02 Phase One Waiver, Draft Record of Decision. Permitting the work in Charlesgate to proceed EOEA, Secretary Bob Durand
2002 10/3/02 Permits: Phase 1 Muddy River Flood Control, Water Quality and Habitat Enhancement, and Historic Preservation Project City of Boston, Town of Brookline
2001 4/1/01 The Emerald Necklace Parks Master Plan: Back Bay Fens, The Riverway, Olmsted Park, Jamaica Pond Mass DCR, Prepared by Walmsey, Pressley Joint Venture (1989); Pressley Associates (2001)
2001 12/31/01 Draft Environmental Impact Report: Phase 1 Muddy River Flood Control, Water Quality and Habitat Enhancement, and Historic Preservation Project. City of Boston, Town of Brookline, Prepared by Camp Dresser & McKee in association with Jason M. Cortell & Associates, Pressley Associates, Vanasse Hangen Brustlin
1999 11/4/99 Memorandum of Understandingbetween City of Boston, Town of Brookline, Executive Office of Environmental Affairs (EOEA), Department of Environmental Management (DEM now part of DCR), Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) regarding funding and administering of the Project. Proponents commit to long term maintenance of project area pursuant to a maintenance and management plan to be approved by the Secretary of Environmental Affairs. Parties to the Agreement
1999 6/8/99 Memorandum of Agreement between the City of Boston and the Town of Brookline relating to project: Boston Parks and Recreation Department (BRPD) to act as lead agency in management & implementation of project Parties to the Agreement
1999 4/29/99 Certificate of the Secretary of Environmental Affairs on the ENFRequires an EIR and that EIR include a maintenance and management plan EOEA, Secretary Bob Durand
1999 4/29/99 Certificate of the Secretary of Environmental Affairs Establishing a Special Review Procedure EOEA, Secretary Bob Durand
1999 Early 1999 Environmental Notification Form (ENF) for the Emerald Necklace Environmental Improvement Master Plan and Phase 1 Muddy River Flood Control, Water Quality, Habitat Enhancement and Historic Preservation Project submitted for MEPA review EOEA File No. 11865 Proponents: City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department, and Town of Brookline Department of Public Works (Parks & Recreation Division)