To construct the Project, O&R will need all the necessary permits/approvals:Federal Permits:
- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Notification to New York State Thruway Authority
- New York State Public Service Commission under Article VII of the Public Service Law, the Certificate of Environmental Compatibility and Public Need.
- Environmental Management & Construction Plan (EM&CP)
- New York State Department of Transportation – Utility Work Permit
- Local approval from the Rail Road Crossing
- Consultation with Town of Clarkstown and the municipalities along the route