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File #: Int 1449-2017    Version: Name: Naming of 40 thoroughfares and public places.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 2/1/2017
Enactment date: 3/18/2017 Law number: 2017/045
Title: A Local Law in relation to the naming of 40 thoroughfares and public places, William "Pop" Marsh Avenue, Borough of Staten Island, Maxwell "Max the Sax" Lucas Way, Borough of the Bronx, Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Way, Borough of the Bronx, Michael Fahy Way, Borough of the Bronx, Burton Schoenbach Way, Borough of the Bronx, Marine Corporal Ramona M. Valdez Way, Borough of the Bronx, Cinco de Mayo Way, Borough of the Bronx, Antonia Vasquez Way, Borough of the Bronx, Betty Jean DiBiaso Way, Borough of Queens, Jacqueline Berrien Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Easter Rising Way, Borough of Queens, Forest Park Memorial Drive, Borough of Queens, Reverend John Pratt Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Donald Byrd Way - Jazz Great, Borough of the Bronx, Ms. Aida Perez-Loiza Aldea Lane, Borough of Manhattan, The Honorable Frank V. Fossella Way, Borough of Staten Island, Ben Marino Way, Borough of Staten Island, John Lewis Steptoe Place, Borough of Brooklyn, Charles A. Sferrazza Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Cinco de...
Sponsors: Melissa Mark-Viverito, Joseph C. Borelli, Fernando Cabrera , Costa G. Constantinides, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Elizabeth S. Crowley, Laurie A. Cumbo, Vanessa L. Gibson, Mark Levine, Steven Matteo, Darlene Mealy, Carlos Menchaca, Rosie Mendez, I. Daneek Miller, Annabel Palma, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Deborah L. Rose, Helen K. Rosenthal, Ritchie J. Torres, James G. Van Bramer, Jumaane D. Williams, Stephen T. Levin
Council Member Sponsors: 22
Summary: This bill would co-name 40 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 40 co-names, 7 are either a relocation of a previously enacted co-naming or a revision to the street sign installed with respect to a previously enacted co-naming.
Attachments: 1. Legislative History Report, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1449-A, 3. Summary of Int. No. 1449, 4. Int. No. 1449 - 2/1/17, 5. February 1, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 6. Committee Report 2/13/17, 7. Hearing Testimony 2/13/17, 8. Hearing Transcript 2/13/17, 9. February 15, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 10. Fiscal Impact Statement, 11. Int. No. 1449-A (FINAL), 12. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2-15-17, 13. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - February 15, 2017, 14. Mayor's Letter, 15. Local Law 45
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Int. No. 1449-A

 

By The Speaker (Council Member Mark-Viverito) and Council Members Borelli, Cabrera, Constantinides, Cornegy, Crowley, Cumbo, Gibson, Levine, Matteo, Mealy, Menchaca, Mendez, Miller, Palma, Rodriguez, Rose, Rosenthal, Torres, Van Bramer, Williams and Levin

    

A Local Law in relation to the naming of 40 thoroughfares and public places, William “Pop” Marsh Avenue, Borough of Staten Island, Maxwell “Max the Sax” Lucas Way, Borough of the Bronx, Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Way, Borough of the Bronx, Michael Fahy Way, Borough of the Bronx, Burton Schoenbach Way, Borough of the Bronx, Marine Corporal Ramona M. Valdez Way, Borough of the Bronx, Cinco de Mayo Way, Borough of the Bronx, Antonia Vasquez Way, Borough of the Bronx, Betty Jean DiBiaso Way, Borough of Queens, Jacqueline Berrien Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Easter Rising Way, Borough of Queens, Forest Park Memorial Drive, Borough of Queens, Reverend John Pratt Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Donald Byrd Way - Jazz Great, Borough of the Bronx, Ms. Aida Perez-Loiza Aldea Lane, Borough of Manhattan, The Honorable Frank V. Fossella Way, Borough of Staten Island, Ben Marino Way, Borough of Staten Island, John Lewis Steptoe Place, Borough of Brooklyn, Charles A. Sferrazza Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Cinco de Mayo Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Children’s Court, Borough of Manhattan, Ms. Magazine Way, Borough of Manhattan, Coach Chuck Granby Way, Borough of Queens, Cardinal S. Sandiford Way, Borough of Queens, Rev. Dr. Luis Felipe Serrano’s Way, Borough of the Bronx, Sgt. Paul J. Tuozzolo Way, Borough of the Bronx, Flight 587 Way, Borough of Manhattan, Saint Elizabeth Way, Borough of Manhattan, Maria Valentin Way, Borough of Manhattan, Principal Rhonda Whitfield Way, Borough of Staten Island, Architect Allen B. Terjesen Way, Borough of Staten Island, Elie Wiesel Way, Borough of Manhattan, Mario Borgatti Way, Borough of the Bronx, Kalief Browder Way, Borough of the Bronx, Lily Gavin Way, Borough of Queens, Nina Adams Way, Borough of Queens, Tony Mazzarella Way, Borough of Queens, Dolores Rizzotto Way, Borough of Queens, FF Michael Brennan Way, Borough of Queens, Robert “Pudgie” Walsh Way, Borough of Brooklyn and the repeal of sections 2, 9, 36, 38 and 54 of local law number 92 for the year 2016, the repeal of section 18 of local law number 23 for the year 2016 and the repeal of section 6 of local law number 81 for the year 2001.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New Name

Present Name

Limits

William “Pop” Marsh Avenue

None

At the northwest corner of Richard Avenue and Bartow Avenue

 

§2. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Maxwell “Max the Sax” Lucas Way

Morris Avenue

Between Tremont Avenue and East 179th Street

 

§3. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Way

University Avenue

Between Hall of Fame Terrace and West 180th Street

 

§4. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Michael Fahy Way

at 2175 Walton Avenue

 

 

§5. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Burton Schoenbach Way

None

At the intersection of Creston Avenue and Fordham Road

 

§6. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Marine Corporal Ramona M. Valdez Way

151 East Fordham Road

Fordham Road and Grand Concourse

 

§7. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Cinco de Mayo Way

None

At the intersection of Jerome Avenue and East 193rd Street

 

§8. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Antonia Vasquez Way

None

At the intersection of Davidson Avenue and Burnside Avenue

 

§9. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Betty Jean DiBiaso Way

None

At the intersection of Ditmars Boulevard and 19th Street

 

§10. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Jacqueline Berrien Way

Decatur Street

Between Lewis Avenue and Stuyvesant Avenue

 

§11. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Easter Rising Way

Step Street

Between 65th Place and 64th Street

 

§12. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Forest Park Memorial Drive

Forest Park Drive

Through Forest Park

 

§13. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Reverend John Pratt Way

Clermont Avenue

Between Myrtle Avenue and Willoughby Avenue

 

§14. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Donald Byrd Way - Jazz Great

None

At the intersection of Teasdale Place and the east side of Boston Road

 

§15. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Ms. Aida Perez-Loiza Aldea Lane

None

At the northwest corner of East 105th Street and Lexington Avenue

 

§16. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

The Honorable Frank V. Fossella Way

None

At the intersection of Father Capodanno Boulevard and Ocean Avenue

 

§17. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Ben Marino Way

None

At the intersection of 9th Street and New Dorp Lane

 

§18. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

John Lewis Steptoe Place

Monroe Street

Between Ralph Avenue and Howard Avenue

 

§19. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Charles A. Sferrazza Way

None

At the northwest corner of 8th Avenue and 44th Street

 

§20. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Cinco de Mayo Way

None

At the intersection of 41st Street and 5th Avenue

 

§21. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Children’s Court

None

At the northeast corner of Third Avenue and East 22nd Street

 

§22. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Ms. Magazine Way

None

At the northeast corner of East 32nd Street and Third Avenue

 

§23. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Coach Chuck Granby Way

None

At the north side of 116th Avenue and Francis Lewis Boulevard

 

§24. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Cardinal S. Sandiford Way

None

At the northeast corner of Anderson Road and Sidway Place

 

§25. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Rev. Dr. Luis Felipe Serrano’s Way

None

At the intersection of Chatterton Avenue and Pugsley Avenue

 

§26. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Sgt. Paul J. Tuozzolo Way

Bolton Avenue

Between Story Avenue and Lafayette Avenue

 

§27. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Flight 587 Way

None

At the northeast corner of 181st Street and Amsterdam Avenue

 

§28. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Saint Elizabeth Way

None

At the southwest corner of 187th Street and Wadsworth Avenue

 

§29. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Maria Valentin Way

None

At the northeast corner of 184th Street and Audubon Avenue

 

§30. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Principal Rhonda Whitfield Way

None

At the northeast corner underneath the Maple Parkway street sign of Maple Parkway and DeRuyter Place

 

§31. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Architect Allen B. Terjesen Way

None

At the intersection of Forest Avenue and Hart Boulevard

 

§32. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Elie Wiesel Way

None

At the southwest corner of 84th Street and Central Park West

 

§33. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Mario Borgatti Way

None

At the southeast corner of Hughes Avenue and East 187th Street

 

§34. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Kalief Browder Way

None

At the northwest corner of East 181st Street and Prospect Avenue

 

§35. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Lily Gavin Way

Queens Boulevard

Between 39th Place and 40th Street

 

§36. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Nina Adams Way

None

At the intersection of 41st Avenue and 12th Street

 

§37. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Tony Mazzarella Way

None

At the intersection of 2nd Street and Borden Avenue

 

§38. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Dolores Rizzotto Way

None

At the intersection of 50th Street and 43rd Avenue

 

§39. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

FF Michael Brennan Way

None

At the intersection of 41st Street and 50th Avenue

 

§40. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.

 

New NamePresent NameLimits

 

 

Robert “Pudgie” Walsh Way

None

At the intersection of East 36th Street and Avenue P

 

§41. Sections 2, 9, 36, 38 and 54 of local law number 92 for the year 2016 are hereby REPEALED.

 

§42. Section 18 of local law number 23 for the year 2016 is hereby REPEALED.

 

§43. Section 6 of local law number 81 for the year 2001 is hereby REPEALED.

 

§44. This local law shall take effect immediately.

 

 

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