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CBD Tolling Program Final EA and Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)

Updated May 18, 2023

The official 30-day public availability period for the Final EA and draft FONSI for the Central Business District (CBD) Tolling Program will begin on May 12, 2023 and will end on June 12, 2023. The draft FONSI and Final EA will be available in hardcopy at TBTA, NYSDOT, and NYCDOT offices and FHWA division offices in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. In-person assistance with accessing the documents online will be available at specific libraries throughout New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. See the full list of locations here.

Print copies of specific comments and their responses will be provided upon request.

Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI)


Appendix 2, Project Alternatives 

Appendix 4A.1, Implementation of Tolls in the Best Practice Model 

Appendix 4A.2, Travel Forecast Scenario Summaries and Detailed Tables 

Appendix 4A.3, Representative Commuting Costs by Auto and Transit 

Appendix 4B.1, Transportation and Traffic Methodology for NEPA Evaluation 

Appendix 4B.2, Traffic Flow Maps 

Appendix 4B.3, Traffic LOS: Existing and No Action Alternative 

Appendix 4B.4,  Traffic LOS: CBD Tolling Alternative

Appendix 4B.5, Traffic LOS: CBD Tolling Alternative with Mitigation 

Appendix 4B.6, Highway Capacity Software Files 

Appendix 4B.7, Average Travel Times To The Manhattan CBD 

Appendix 4B.8, Overview of Highways throughout the Study Area 

Appendix 4B.9, Traffic Data Collection Program 

Appendix 4C, Supporting Documentation for Transit Analyses 

Appendix 4D, Parking Data for Commuter Rail Stations 

Appendix 4E, Supporting Documentation for Pedestrian Analyses 

Appendix 5, Social Conditions 

Appendix 6, Economic Conditions 

Appendix 7, Parks and Recreational Resources 

Appendix 8, Historic and Cultural Resources 

Appendix 9, Visual Resources 

Appendix 10, Air QualityAir Quality Technical Files*

Appendix 12, Noise 

Appendix 13, Natural Resources 

Appendix 17, Environmental Justice Communities 

Appendix 18A, Responses to Frequently Received Comments

Appendix 18B, Index of All Submissions

Appendix 18C, Comments and Responses

Appendix 18D, Form Letter Submissions

Appendix 19, Section 4(f) Correspondence


*These files require software available from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) which can be accessed online via the EPA website – MOVES, AERMOD.

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