Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 8/24/2017 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
Meeting video:  
Attachments: Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting, Minutes of the Stated Meeting
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    Delivered by: Mr. Yaniv Meirov, Exec. Dir. Chazaq, 141-24 Jewel Ave., Flushing N.Y. 11367. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Lancman.      Video Video
    Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of June 6, 2017 and June 21, 2017 be adopted as printed by Council Member Treyger.      Video Video
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M 0538-2017 * Rules, Privileges and ElectionsMario Gooden, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0539-2017 * Rules, Privileges and ElectionsAnne Holford-Smith, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0540-2017 * Preconsidered - Consumer AffairsRecalling Introduction number 1648-A, Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0541-2017 *Ydanis A. Rodriguez Zoning, Sidewalk café, 4325-4327 Broadway, Manhattan (20175504 TCM)Land Use Call-Up Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0540-2017 * Preconsidered - Coupled on GORecalling Introduction number 1648-A, Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.Communication Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1688-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.Preconsidered - Coupled on GOEstablishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.IntroductionThis bill establishes a Nightlife Advisory Board and an Office of Nightlife. The Nightlife Advisory Board consists of 12 members, eight of whom are to be appointed by the Council and four by the Mayor. The Board will evaluate New York City laws, rules, regulations and policies on an ongoing basis to make findings and recommendations that address common issues and trends in the nightlife industry. The recommendations of the Board are due within 18 months of the effective date of the bill. After such date, the Board may submit recommendations to the Mayor and the Council as appropriate. The Office of Nightlife will conduct outreach, review information on complaints and violations, and serve as a liaison between nightlife establishments, residents, and government. The Office of Nightlife will also assist nightlife establishments navigate city licensing requirements, permits, or other approvals. The Office will advise the Mayor and various agencies on trends in the nightlife industry, as well as make policy recommendations on an ongoing basis. These recommendations are to be included in an annual report on its activities, the first of which is due 18 months after the effective date of the law.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1621-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - Coupled on GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1013-2015 ACorey D. JohnsonAmended and Coupled on GODischarge planning for inmates in city correctional facilities.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction (“DOC”) to provide or contract to provide discharge planning services to all inmates who serve a sentence of more than 30 days in a DOC facility, except for those inmates who are released to a hospital or the custody of another governmental entity.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1148-2016 ADaniel Dromm Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the DOE and the DOC to report on educational programming for adolescents and young adults.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction and the Department of Education to issue a yearly report on the education system for incarcerated adolescents and 18-21 year-old incarcerated individuals. This report must include statistics on attendance rates, standardized test scores, the rates of violence for all such incarcerated individuals, and other related indicators.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1348-2016 ARobert E. Cornegy, Jr.Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the DOC to provide inmates vocational or educational programming.IntroductionThis bill requires the Department of Correction to provide vocational or educational training to inmates incarcerated for more than 10 days, with limited exceptions.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1237-2016 AFernando Cabrera Amended and Coupled on GOReviewing the administration for children’s services maintenance of health records for youth in the juvenile justice system.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to conduct an internal review of the effectiveness of the current system for maintain health records and submit a report, including recommendations for improvements, by December 31, 2017.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1451-2017 AFernando Cabrera Amended and Coupled on GOClarifying who can visit youth in secure detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill allows youth in detention facilities to designate visitors outside of the family, including a coach, teacher, clergyperson, or other adult who has a positive relationship with the young person, except if the facility director determines that such visit would be detrimental to the youth of would not be consistent with public safety.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1452-2017 AFernando Cabrera Amended and Coupled on GORequiring the administration for children’s services to provide video conferencing for youth in secure detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to allow young people in detention to video conference with family primarily for the purpose of discharge planning, treatment, and rehabilitative conversations.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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LU 0709-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, Sidewalk café, HANDCRAFT KITCHEN & COCKTAILS, 367 Third Ave or 200 East 27th St, Manhattan (20175461 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1624-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 709 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, HANDCRAFT KITCHEN & COCKTAILS, 367 Third Ave or 200 East 27th St, Manhattan (20175461 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0710-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, Sidewalk café, MADE IN PUERTO RICO LATIN CUISINE AND SPORTS BAR, 3363 E. Tremont Ave, Bronx (20175396 TCX)Land Use Application Disapproved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1625-2017 *David G. GreenfieldMotion to DisapproveLU 710 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, MADE IN PUERTO RICO LATIN CUISINE AND SPORTS BAR, 3363 E. Tremont Ave, Bronx (20175396 TCX)Resolution Disapproved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0711-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, Sidewalk café, WHILE WE WERE YOUNG, 183 West 10th St, Manhattan (20175465 TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1626-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 711 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, WHILE WE WERE YOUNG, 183 West 10th St, Manhattan (20175465 TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0716-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 462 Broadway, Manhattan (C 170192 ZSM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0717-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, 462 Broadway, Manhattan (C 170193 ZSM)Land Use Application Disapproved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1627-2017 *David G. GreenfieldMotion to DisapproveLU 717 - Zoning, 462 Broadway, Manhattan (C 170193 ZSM)Resolution Disapproved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0718-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, EBENEZER PLAZA, Brooklyn (C170189ZMK)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0719-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, EBENEZER PLAZA, Brooklyn (N 170190 ZRK)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0720-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, 34TH STREET HELIPORT, Manhattan (C170158ZSM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0721-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (C170243(A)ZMQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0722-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (N170244(A)ZRQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0723-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (N 170245 HGQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0724-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (C 170246 HUQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0725-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (C 170247 HDQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0726-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Zoning, DOWNTOWN FAR ROCKAWAY DEVELOPMENT PLAN, Queens (C 170248 PPQ)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0727-2017 *David G. GreenfieldApproved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.Landmarks, MANHATTAN DISTRICT 11 GARAGE AND LOT CLEANING UNIT, Manhattan (C 170269 PCM)Land Use Application Approved with Modifications and Referred to the City Planning Commission pursuant to Rule 11.70(b) of the Rules of the Council and Section 197-(d) of the New York City Charter.  Action details Not available
LU 0728-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, POLYCLINIC APARTMENTS, Manhattan (20185031 HAM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1628-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 728 - Planning, POLYCLINIC APARTMENTS, Manhattan (20185031 HAM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0729-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, Special West Chelsea District Text, Manhattan (N170389ZRM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1629-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 729 - Zoning, Special West Chelsea District Text, Manhattan (N170389ZRM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0737-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, 1618 FULTON STREET, Brooklyn (C170304HAK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1630-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 737 - Planning, 1618 FULTON STREET, Brooklyn (C170304HAK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0119-2014 DJumaane D. WilliamsAmended and Coupled on GOEvaluation of civil actions, claims, complaints, and investigations alleging improper police conduct.IntroductionThe bill would require the Inspector General for the Police Department—working with the Law Department, the Police Department, the Comptroller, the Civilian Complaint Review Board, and Commission to Combat Police Corruption—to review information on police misconduct and develop recommendations related to the disciplining, training, and monitoring of police officers. To facilitate this review, the Law Department would be required to publish information on civil actions every six months. In addition, the Police Department would be required to study determinations by judges that an officer’s testimony at a trial is not credible.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1631-2017 *Brad S. LanderPreconsidered - Coupled on GOApproving Membership Changes to Certain Standing Committee and a Subcommittee.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1439-2017 AAntonio ReynosoAmended and Coupled on GORequiring agencies to notify food rescue organizations before disposing of food.IntroductionThis bill would require any city agency, when confiscating food deemed safe for human consumption by an agent of the department of health and mental hygiene, to notify at least one food rescue organization that they may retrieve such food at their own expense before disposing of the food.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1514-2017 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.Amended and Coupled on GOFacilitating food donations.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Sanitation, in conjunction with the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, to create and maintain a web portal that will allow prospective food donors and recipients to post notifications concerning the availability of food, including food that would otherwise go to waste, and to arrange for the transportation or retrieval of such food.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 1500-2017 BMelissa Mark-ViveritoAmended and Coupled on GOGender, racial and other equity assessments.IntroductionThis bill would require certain agencies to complete gender, racial, sexual orientation and income assessments of their services and programs, employment practices, contracting practices, and budgeting, and to create action plans to address the findings of these assessments. The bill would require that certain city agencies report by July 1, 2019 and annually thereafter, on efforts undertaken to implement action plans. The bill would also create an equity committee to advise the relevant agencies and to review annual reports.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1512-2017 ADaniel Dromm Amended and Coupled on GOTraining for city agencies to promote gender and racial equity.IntroductionThis bill would require certain city agencies to provide all of their employees with trainings on implicit bias, discrimination, cultural competency and structural inequity, including with respect to gender, race and sexual orientation, and on how these factors impact the work of such agencies.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 1520-2017 BBrad S. LanderAmended and Coupled on GOMeasuring and addressing equity in relation to gender, race, income, and sexual orientation in NYC.IntroductionThis bill would require the Mayor to include information on gender, racial, sexual orientation and income equity in the annual report on social indicators, which would be retitled as the “Report on Social Indicators and Equity.”Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0135-2014 AElizabeth S. CrowleyAmended and Coupled on GOReporting response times for firefighting units and ambulances to emergencies.IntroductionThe Fire Department of the City of New York (“FDNY”) is currently required to report on response times to fires and certain types of serious medical emergencies. This bill would expand this reporting to include all categories of medical emergencies, and require more detailed reporting on response times to serious medical emergencies and fires. The current law requires this reporting to be disaggregated by borough, this bill would also require the FDNY to disaggregate by community district and division.Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0700-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170226 ZMM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1632-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 700 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170226 ZMM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0701-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (N 170227 ZRM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1633-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 701 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (N 170227 ZRM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0702-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170228 ZSM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1634-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 702 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170228 ZSM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0703-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170229 ZSM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1635-2017 *David G. GreenfieldCoupled on GOLU 703 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170229 ZSM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
T2014-0002 * Coupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0540-2017 * Preconsidered - GORecalling Introduction number 1648-A, Establishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.Communication    Action details Not available
Int 1688-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.Preconsidered - GOEstablishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.IntroductionThis bill establishes a Nightlife Advisory Board and an Office of Nightlife. The Nightlife Advisory Board consists of 12 members, eight of whom are to be appointed by the Council and four by the Mayor. The Board will evaluate New York City laws, rules, regulations and policies on an ongoing basis to make findings and recommendations that address common issues and trends in the nightlife industry. The recommendations of the Board are due within 18 months of the effective date of the bill. After such date, the Board may submit recommendations to the Mayor and the Council as appropriate. The Office of Nightlife will conduct outreach, review information on complaints and violations, and serve as a liaison between nightlife establishments, residents, and government. The Office of Nightlife will also assist nightlife establishments navigate city licensing requirements, permits, or other approvals. The Office will advise the Mayor and various agencies on trends in the nightlife industry, as well as make policy recommendations on an ongoing basis. These recommendations are to be included in an annual report on its activities, the first of which is due 18 months after the effective date of the law.   Action details Not available
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Res 1621-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - GOApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1013-2015 ACorey D. JohnsonA and GODischarge planning for inmates in city correctional facilities.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction (“DOC”) to provide or contract to provide discharge planning services to all inmates who serve a sentence of more than 30 days in a DOC facility, except for those inmates who are released to a hospital or the custody of another governmental entity.   Action details Not available
Int 1148-2016 ADaniel Dromm A and GORequiring the DOE and the DOC to report on educational programming for adolescents and young adults.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Correction and the Department of Education to issue a yearly report on the education system for incarcerated adolescents and 18-21 year-old incarcerated individuals. This report must include statistics on attendance rates, standardized test scores, the rates of violence for all such incarcerated individuals, and other related indicators.   Action details Not available
Int 1348-2016 ARobert E. Cornegy, Jr.A and GORequiring the DOC to provide inmates vocational or educational programming.IntroductionThis bill requires the Department of Correction to provide vocational or educational training to inmates incarcerated for more than 10 days, with limited exceptions.   Action details Not available
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Int 1237-2016 AFernando Cabrera A and GOReviewing the administration for children’s services maintenance of health records for youth in the juvenile justice system.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to conduct an internal review of the effectiveness of the current system for maintain health records and submit a report, including recommendations for improvements, by December 31, 2017.   Action details Not available
Int 1451-2017 AFernando Cabrera A and GOClarifying who can visit youth in secure detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill allows youth in detention facilities to designate visitors outside of the family, including a coach, teacher, clergyperson, or other adult who has a positive relationship with the young person, except if the facility director determines that such visit would be detrimental to the youth of would not be consistent with public safety.   Action details Not available
Int 1452-2017 AFernando Cabrera A and GORequiring the administration for children’s services to provide video conferencing for youth in secure detention facilities.IntroductionThis bill requires ACS to allow young people in detention to video conference with family primarily for the purpose of discharge planning, treatment, and rehabilitative conversations.   Action details Not available
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Res 1624-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 709 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, HANDCRAFT KITCHEN & COCKTAILS, 367 Third Ave or 200 East 27th St, Manhattan (20175461 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1625-2017 *David G. GreenfieldDisapprovedLU 710 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, MADE IN PUERTO RICO LATIN CUISINE AND SPORTS BAR, 3363 E. Tremont Ave, Bronx (20175396 TCX)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1626-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 711 - Zoning, Sidewalk café, WHILE WE WERE YOUNG, 183 West 10th St, Manhattan (20175465 TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1627-2017 *David G. GreenfieldDisapprovedLU 717 - Zoning, 462 Broadway, Manhattan (C 170193 ZSM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1628-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 728 - Planning, POLYCLINIC APARTMENTS, Manhattan (20185031 HAM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1629-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 729 - Zoning, Special West Chelsea District Text, Manhattan (N170389ZRM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1630-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 737 - Planning, 1618 FULTON STREET, Brooklyn (C170304HAK)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0119-2014 DJumaane D. WilliamsA and GOEvaluation of civil actions, claims, complaints, and investigations alleging improper police conduct.IntroductionThe bill would require the Inspector General for the Police Department—working with the Law Department, the Police Department, the Comptroller, the Civilian Complaint Review Board, and Commission to Combat Police Corruption—to review information on police misconduct and develop recommendations related to the disciplining, training, and monitoring of police officers. To facilitate this review, the Law Department would be required to publish information on civil actions every six months. In addition, the Police Department would be required to study determinations by judges that an officer’s testimony at a trial is not credible.   Action details Not available
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Res 1631-2017 *Brad S. LanderPreconsidered - GOApproving Membership Changes to Certain Standing Committee and a Subcommittee.Resolution    Action details Not available
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Int 1439-2017 AAntonio ReynosoA and GORequiring agencies to notify food rescue organizations before disposing of food.IntroductionThis bill would require any city agency, when confiscating food deemed safe for human consumption by an agent of the department of health and mental hygiene, to notify at least one food rescue organization that they may retrieve such food at their own expense before disposing of the food.   Action details Not available
Int 1514-2017 ARafael L. Espinal, Jr.A and GOFacilitating food donations.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Sanitation, in conjunction with the Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications, to create and maintain a web portal that will allow prospective food donors and recipients to post notifications concerning the availability of food, including food that would otherwise go to waste, and to arrange for the transportation or retrieval of such food.   Action details Not available
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Int 1500-2017 BMelissa Mark-ViveritoA and GOGender, racial and other equity assessments.IntroductionThis bill would require certain agencies to complete gender, racial, sexual orientation and income assessments of their services and programs, employment practices, contracting practices, and budgeting, and to create action plans to address the findings of these assessments. The bill would require that certain city agencies report by July 1, 2019 and annually thereafter, on efforts undertaken to implement action plans. The bill would also create an equity committee to advise the relevant agencies and to review annual reports.   Action details Not available
Int 1512-2017 ADaniel Dromm A and GOTraining for city agencies to promote gender and racial equity.IntroductionThis bill would require certain city agencies to provide all of their employees with trainings on implicit bias, discrimination, cultural competency and structural inequity, including with respect to gender, race and sexual orientation, and on how these factors impact the work of such agencies.   Action details Not available
Int 1520-2017 BBrad S. LanderA and GOMeasuring and addressing equity in relation to gender, race, income, and sexual orientation in NYC.IntroductionThis bill would require the Mayor to include information on gender, racial, sexual orientation and income equity in the annual report on social indicators, which would be retitled as the “Report on Social Indicators and Equity.”   Action details Not available
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Int 0135-2014 AElizabeth S. CrowleyA and GOReporting response times for firefighting units and ambulances to emergencies.IntroductionThe Fire Department of the City of New York (“FDNY”) is currently required to report on response times to fires and certain types of serious medical emergencies. This bill would expand this reporting to include all categories of medical emergencies, and require more detailed reporting on response times to serious medical emergencies and fires. The current law requires this reporting to be disaggregated by borough, this bill would also require the FDNY to disaggregate by community district and division.   Action details Not available
Res 1632-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 700 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170226 ZMM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1633-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 701 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (N 170227 ZRM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1634-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 702 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170228 ZSM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1635-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGOLU 703 - Zoning, ECF EAST 96TH STREET, Manhattan (C 170229 ZSM)Resolution    Action details Not available
T2014-0002 * GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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Res 1620-2017 *Melissa Mark-ViveritoPreconsidered - Adopted by the Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsCondemning the Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Rally, and calling upon President Trump to swiftly, unequivocally and consistently denounce such actions and ideologies, and direct funding to organizations working to counter far-right extremism.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1620-2017 *Melissa Mark-ViveritoPreconsidered - Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup RelationsCondemning the Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Rally, and calling upon President Trump to swiftly, unequivocally and consistently denounce such actions and ideologies, and direct funding to organizations working to counter far-right extremism.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1683-2017 *Fernando Cabrera Governmental OperationsA durational residency requirement for council members.IntroductionThis bill would establish a one-year residency requirement for Council Members, with an exception for elections following a reapportionment.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1684-2017 *Margaret S. ChinAgingAn interagency program coordinator for the aging.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department for the Aging to establish an interagency program coordinator position to advise the Commissioner on all city programs relevant to the aging. The interagency program coordinator would also be responsible for an annual report to the Mayor and Council on aging programs citywide.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1685-2017 *Margaret S. ChinLand UseExempting certain government entities from pre-application requirements for zoning text amendments.IntroductionThis bill would allow borough presidents, mayoral agencies and Land Use Committee of the Council to file applications for zoning text amendments without filing a pre-application statement.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1686-2017 *Costa G. ConstantinidesHealthAn online tool for locating nearby automated external defibrillators.IntroductionThis bill require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to create an online tool that provides users with the locations of the three closest automated external defibrillators in a public place.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1687-2017 *Daniel Dromm EducationDistributing IDNYC applications to all high school students.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Education (DOE) to distribute information about the IDNYC municipal identification program to every student at the start of each school year. At a minimum, the DOE shall provide every student with an IDNYC application form, as well as information about IDNYC eligibility requirements and application process, including but not limited to a list of documents accepted to prove IDNYC identity and residency requirements and relevant school or caretaker attestations.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1688-2017 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.Preconsidered - Consumer AffairsEstablishing an office of nightlife and a nightlife advisory board.IntroductionThis bill establishes a Nightlife Advisory Board and an Office of Nightlife. The Nightlife Advisory Board consists of 12 members, eight of whom are to be appointed by the Council and four by the Mayor. The Board will evaluate New York City laws, rules, regulations and policies on an ongoing basis to make findings and recommendations that address common issues and trends in the nightlife industry. The recommendations of the Board are due within 18 months of the effective date of the bill. After such date, the Board may submit recommendations to the Mayor and the Council as appropriate. The Office of Nightlife will conduct outreach, review information on complaints and violations, and serve as a liaison between nightlife establishments, residents, and government. The Office of Nightlife will also assist nightlife establishments navigate city licensing requirements, permits, or other approvals. The Office will advise the Mayor and various agencies on trends in the nightlife industry, as well as make policy recommendations on an ongoing basis. These recommendations are to be included in an annual report on its activities, the first of which is due 18 months after the effective date of the law.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1621-2017 *Julissa Ferreras-CopelandPreconsidered - FinanceApproving the new designation and changes in the designation of certain organizations to receive funding in the Expense Budget.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1689-2017 *Vincent J. GentileEnvironmental ProtectionInforming the council, individual council members and affected community boards when beaches and waterways are unsafe or closed.IntroductionThis proposed law would require the Department of Environmental Protection to notify the Council and affected community boards when waterbodies are unsafe for human contact due to combined sewage overflow or the presence of harmful chemicals. The proposed law would also require the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to notify the Council and affected community boards when beaches are closed or under advisory.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1690-2017 *Vincent J. GentileEnvironmental ProtectionPublic notification regarding release of oil.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Environmental Protection and the Office of Emergency Management to report regarding the release of oil. This bill is in response to a recent large local oil spill of which few local residents were aware.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1691-2017 *David G. GreenfieldGeneral WelfareEstablishing a commission to develop a citywide shelter siting plan for implementation by the department of homeless services and social services.IntroductionThis bill would amend the Administrative Code by establishing a Commission on Shelter Siting composed of 15 members as follows: 5 members appointed by the City Council Speaker, 5 appointed by the Mayor, and 5 appointed by the Borough Presidents. The commission would analyze the locations of shelters across the city and develop a plan prescribing the future placement of shelters with the goal of enhancing their proximity to public transit and essential services for their residents. The commission would meet at least three times per year and produce annually a report of its activities for the Mayor and Council that includes its homeless shelter siting plan. The bill would require the commission to solicit input from community boards and the public with respect to the development of the plan. Once developed, the Department of Homeless Services would be required to implement the plan.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1692-2017 *Ben KallosLand UseTechnical corrections to local law 116 for the year 2017.IntroductionThis bill would make technical corrections to Administrative Code § 25-114 as added by Local Law 116 of 2017. It would amend the construction code by classifying violations of conditions, restrictions and requirements relating to privately owned public spaces (POPS) as major violations and would establish a minimum $4,000 penalty for a first violation and a minimum $10,00 penalty for a subsequent violation.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1693-2017 *Andy L. KingFire and Criminal Justice ServicesRequiring notice and review for transferring inmates to facilities outside NYC.IntroductionState law permits the Department of Correction (“DOC”) to transfer any inmate to another local correctional facility in the State in certain circumstances. This bill would require the DOC to institute internal review procedures, notify a transferred inmate’s attorney, and permit inmates to notify their personal contacts regarding a transfer.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1622-2017 *Mark LevineImmigrationRequiring all U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement and U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents to wear body cameras during field operations and removal proceedings.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1623-2017 *I. Daneek MillerCivil Service and LaborAmend the retirement and social security law to automatically enroll “optional employees” in the NYC Board of Education Retirement System (BERS) after 90 days of employment unless the employee affirmatively opts out of the program in advance. (A.7193/S. 5Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1694-2017 *Rafael Salamanca, Jr.EducationRequiring the department of education to stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings.IntroductionThis bill would mandate that the department of education stock opioid antagonists in all school buildings.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1695-2017 *Ritchie J. TorresGovernmental OperationsRequiring the provision of simultaneous language services at public presentations held by city agencies in priority language access service areas.IntroductionThis bill would require the office of the language services coordinator to designate neighborhood tabulation areas where 37 percent or more of residents are limited English proficient (LEP) as Priority Language Access Service Areas, and to monitor and report on the provision of simultaneous language services by city agencies in such areas. The bill requires city agencies conducting public presentations in or targeting residents of such areas to translate advertising for the presentation and to provide simultaneous language services at the presentation in the top non-English language. If the second most commonly spoken language is represented by ten or more percent of LEP residents of such area, then the city agency, resources permitting, shall seek to make the public presentation accessible in that language as well. Finally, resources permitting, the bill members of the public would be able to request simultaneous language services in languages other than those being provided.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 1696-2017 *James VaccaTechnologyAutomated decision systems used by agencies.IntroductionThis bill would require the creation of a task force that provides recommendations on how information on agency automated decision systems may be shared with the public and how agencies may address instances where people are harmed by agency automated decision systems.Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0743-2017 *David G. GreenfieldZoning & FranchisesZoning, Sidewalk café, ATLUS CAFE, 4325-4327 Broadway, Manhattan (20175504 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0743-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, Sidewalk café, ATLUS CAFE, 4325-4327 Broadway, Manhattan (20175504 TCM)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0744-2017 *David G. GreenfieldZoning & FranchisesZoning, EAST SHORE SPECIAL COASTAL RISK DISTRICT, Staten Island (N 170374 ZRR)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0744-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, EAST SHORE SPECIAL COASTAL RISK DISTRICT, Staten Island (N 170374 ZRR)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0745-2017 *David G. GreenfieldZoning & FranchisesZoning, EAST SHORE SPECIAL COASTAL RISK DISTRICT, Staten Island (C 170373 ZMR)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0745-2017 *David G. Greenfield Zoning, EAST SHORE SPECIAL COASTAL RISK DISTRICT, Staten Island (C 170373 ZMR)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0746-2017 *David G. GreenfieldPlanning, Dispositions and ConcessionsPlanning, NCP PARK AND ELTON APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185049 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0746-2017 *David G. Greenfield Planning, NCP PARK AND ELTON APARTMENTS, Bronx (20185049 HAX)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available