Meeting Name: City Council Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/27/2008 1:30 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Council Chambers - City Hall
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    Delivered by: Rev. Emma Jordan-Simpson, Association Minister, Concord Baptist Church of Christ, 833 Gardner Taylor Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11216. Motion to spread the invocation in full upon the record by Council Member Vann.      Not available
    Motion that the Minutes of the Stated Meeting of January 9, 2008 be adopted as printed by Council Member Gennaro.      Not available
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M 0946-2008 * Received, Ordered, Printed and FiledSubmitting Preliminary Mayor’s Management Report (PMMR) for FY'08.Mayor's Message Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
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M 0947-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Stripes Car & Limousine Service, Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0948-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, B.O.B. Express Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0949-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Brothers Car ServiceCommunication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0950-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Central Car Service Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0951-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Crossbay Car Service Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0952-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Kings Plaza Car & Limo. Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0953-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, New Experience No. 1 Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0954-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, New Golden Horse Car & Limousine Service, Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0955-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, R & B Car & Limousine Service Corp.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0956-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, State Car & Limousine ServiceCommunication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0957-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, The Central Radio Dispatcher, Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0958-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, V.I.T. Car Service, Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0959-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, Chelsea Express Car, Inc.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0960-2008 * TransportationBase Station License, High Class Limo. Car Service Corp.Communication Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
M 0961-2008 * Received, Ordered, Printed and Filed“Report of the Commissioner of the Business Integrity Commission to the City Council Regarding Activities at the New Fulton Fish Market at Hunts Point, The N Terminal Produce Co-op Market, The Hunts Point Co-op Market, and Brooklyn Wholesale Meat Market”Communication Rcvd, Ord, Prnt, Fld by Council  Action details Not available
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Int 0665-2007 ALeroy G. Comrie, Jr.Amended and Coupled on GO with Message of NecessityGreen CartsIntroduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1191-2007 ADavid I. WeprinAmended and Coupled on GOMyrtle Avenue Brooklyn BIDResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0627-2007 ADaniel R. GarodnickAmended and Coupled on GO with Message of NecessityDuty of an owner to refrain from harassment of tenants and remedies for the breach of such duty.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Int 0659-2007 AErik Martin DilanAmended and Coupled on GOTechnical corrections of the New York city construction codes.Introduction Approved by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Res 1204-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOAuthorizing franchises for telecommunications services.Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0662-2008 *Melinda R. Katz UDAAP, 2282 and 2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080043HAM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1292-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 662 - UDAAP, 2282 and 2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080043HAM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0663-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, 2282-2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080044PQM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1293-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 663 - ULURP, 2282-2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080044PQM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0674-2008 *Melinda R. Katz Sidewalk Cafe, 196 Eighth Avenue, Manhattan (20085154TCM)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1294-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 674 - Sidewalk Cafe, 196 Eighth Avenue, Manhattan (20085154TCM)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0677-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, Briarwood Rezoning, Queens (C080101ZMQ)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1295-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 677 - ULURP, Briarwood Rezoning, Queens (C080101ZMQ)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0678-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, Brooklyn (C050236ZMK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1296-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 678 - ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, Brooklyn (C050236ZMK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
LU 0679-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, LLC, Brooklyn (C050237ZSK)Land Use Application Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1297-2008 *Melinda R. KatzCoupled on GOLU 679 - ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, LLC, Brooklyn (C050237ZSK)Resolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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M 0911-2008 *  Angela M. Battaglia, Landmarks Preservation CommissionMayor's Message Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
Res 1298-2008 *Diana ReynaCoupled on GOM 911 - Angela M. Battaglia, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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SLR 0081-2008 *Maria BaezCoupled on GOAnnual statements of disclosure for any city with population of million or more.SLR Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
SLR 0082-2008 *Christine C. QuinnPreconsidered - Coupled on GOLocal emergency housing rent control act.SLR Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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T2006-0001 * Coupled on GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Not available
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Int 0665-2007 ALeroy G. Comrie, Jr.A and GO with M/NGreen CartsIntroduction    Action details Not available
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Res 1191-2007 ADavid I. WeprinA and GOMyrtle Avenue Brooklyn BIDResolution    Action details Not available
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Int 0627-2007 ADaniel R. GarodnickA and GO with M/NDuty of an owner to refrain from harassment of tenants and remedies for the breach of such duty.Introduction    Action details Not available
Int 0659-2007 AErik Martin DilanA and GOTechnical corrections of the New York city construction codes.Introduction    Action details Not available
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Res 1204-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOAuthorizing franchises for telecommunications services.Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1292-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 662 - UDAAP, 2282 and 2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080043HAM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1293-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 663 - ULURP, 2282-2284 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Manhattan (C080044PQM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1294-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 674 - Sidewalk Cafe, 196 Eighth Avenue, Manhattan (20085154TCM)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1295-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 677 - ULURP, Briarwood Rezoning, Queens (C080101ZMQ)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1296-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 678 - ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, Brooklyn (C050236ZMK)Resolution    Action details Not available
Res 1297-2008 *Melinda R. KatzGOLU 679 - ULURP, 886-894 Dahill Road, LLC, Brooklyn (C050237ZSK)Resolution    Action details Not available
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Res 1298-2008 *Diana ReynaGOM 911 - Angela M. Battaglia, Landmarks Preservation CommissionResolution    Action details Not available
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SLR 0081-2008 *Maria BaezGOAnnual statements of disclosure for any city with population of million or more.SLR    Action details Not available
SLR 0082-2008 *Christine C. QuinnPreconsidered - GOLocal emergency housing rent control act.SLR    Action details Not available
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T2006-0001 * GOCommissioner of DeedsCommissioner of Deeds    Action details Not available
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SLR 0082-2008 *Christine C. QuinnPreconsidered - State and Federal LegislationLocal emergency housing rent control act.SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1277-2008 *Tony AvellaFinanceProvide homeowners in New York City an abatement of real property taxes for the installation cost of sewer improvement check valve devices.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
SLR 0083-2008 *Maria BaezState and Federal LegislationNYCERS and BOEERS elect benefits provided by Chapter 96 of 1995 (S.3244-A, A.5754-A).SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
SLR 0084-2008 *Maria BaezState and Federal LegislationFifty-seven retirement program (S.4894-A, A.7063-A).SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
SLR 0085-2008 *Maria BaezState and Federal LegislationBenefit enhancements to certain members of city retirement systems (S.6211-A, A.8449-A).SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
SLR 0086-2008 *Maria BaezState and Federal LegislationCoverage for additional members of the NYCERS (S.3314-A, A.5961-A).SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
SLR 0087-2008 *Maria BaezState and Federal LegislationTwenty-five year program for members of NYCERS or BOERS of New York employed in construction laborer positions (S.6861, A.8377-A).SLR Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0706-2008 *Gale A. BrewerConsumer AffairsThe sale of meat from animals produced by cloning.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1278-2008 *Gale A. BrewerTransportationProvide inductive loop Assistive Listening Systems in New York City’s airports, John F. Kennedy International Airport and La Guardia Airport.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0707-2008 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.Consumer AffairsTow advisory board.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0708-2008 *Leroy G. Comrie, Jr.Consumer AffairsRates for the towing of motor vehicles.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0709-2008 *Bill De BlasioTransportationReflective vests for commercial bicyclists.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1279-2008 *Bill De BlasioFinancePark Slope Fifth Avenue BID in the Borough of Brooklyn.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0710-2008 *Daniel R. GarodnickContractsRequiring information on working conditions from foreign manufacturers of goods.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0711-2008 *Vincent J. GentileFire and Criminal Justice ServicesFDNY to send bi-annual written notice to all residents of NYC reminding them to check the operation of their smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors and other fire prevention information.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0712-2008 *Vincent J. GentileFire and Criminal Justice ServicesSale of one- or two- family dwellings as well as cooperative and condominium apartments indicate that the premises sold is equipped with an operational carbon monoxide detecting device as well as a smoke detecting device.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1280-2008 *Alan J. GersonFinanceAuthorize the city of New York to establish a Small Performance Venue Business Tax Credit.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1281-2008 *Robert JacksonEducationDepartment of Education to incorporate the Muslim holidays of Eid Ul-Fitr and Eid Ul-Adha as observed school holidays.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1282-2008 *Letitia JamesHealthExpanding the term “physically taxing occupation” to include registered nurses and midwives employed by the City of New York or the NYC HHC.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1283-2008 *Letitia JamesCultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup RelationsEnsure the equitable distribution of funds to cultural organizations.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0713-2008 *Jessica S. LappinFinanceProviding a credit against the commercial rent or occupancy tax imposed by chapter 7 of title 11 of such code, to tenants who provide employer-provided child care.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1284-2008 *Jessica S. LappinFinanceAuthorizing the city of New York to provide tax incentives to businesses that offer child care assistance to employees.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0714-2008 *Gale A. BrewerCivil Service and LaborHealthcare expenses for certain 9/11 workers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0715-2008 *Gale A. BrewerConsumer AffairsReal estate advertising in New York City.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0716-2008 *Annabel PalmaTransportationNew hybrid electric vehicle parking.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0717-2008 *Vincent J. GentileGovernmental OperationsDisplay of the POW/MIA flag on all city buildings that display the American flag.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1285-2008 *Letitia JamesCultural Affairs, Libraries & International Intergroup RelationsOfficially designating “Gotham City” as the nickname of New York City.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1286-2008 *Letitia JamesFinanceProvide a sales and compensating use tax exemption for the purchase of hybrid vehicles.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1287-2008 *Letitia JamesFinanceAmend the NYS Tax Law to authorize NYC to provide an income tax credit equal to $100 for the purchase of gasoline for hybrid vehicles.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0718-2008 *James S. OddoHousing and BuildingsRequiring all professionals who participate in the professional certification program at the department of buildings to carry professional liability insurance.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0719-2008 *Helen SearsConsumer AffairsResale of mattresses.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0720-2008 *Kendall StewartImmigrationPosting of signs by immigration service providers.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0721-2008 *Peter F. Vallone, Jr.Public SafetyProhibiting climbing or jumping from structures.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1288-2008 *Peter F. Vallone, Jr.Public SafetyUS Senate to pass the Secure Handling of Ammonium Nitrate Act of 2007.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0722-2008 *David I. WeprinFinanceExtension of the Bryant Park BID.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0723-2008 *David I. WeprinFinanceAmending the district plan of the Bryant Park BID to change the method of assessment upon which the district charge is based.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Int 0724-2008 *David I. WeprinFinanceEstablishment of the Park Slope Fifth Avenue BID.Introduction Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1289-2008 *David I. WeprinFinanceAmending the district plan of the Bryant Park BID to change the method of assessment upon which the district charge is based.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1290-2008 *David I. WeprinFinanceExtension of the Bryant Park BID.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
Res 1291-2008 *David YasskyTransportationGovernor of NYS and the Department of Motor Vehicles to ensure that driver’s education courses include more comprehensive lessons on sharing the road with cyclists.Resolution Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0687-2008 *Melinda R. KatzZoning and FranchisesULURP, Thomas Klein LLC, Brooklyn (C060377ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0687-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, Thomas Klein LLC, Brooklyn (C060377ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0688-2008 *Melinda R. KatzZoning and FranchisesULURP, 70 Wyckoff Ave LLC, Brooklyn (C050192ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0688-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, 70 Wyckoff Ave LLC, Brooklyn (C050192ZMK)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0689-2008 *Melinda R. KatzZoning and FranchisesULURP, Scaldafiore Realty Corp, Queens (C060228ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available
LU 0689-2008 *Melinda R. Katz ULURP, Scaldafiore Realty Corp, Queens (C060228ZMQ)Land Use Application Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Not available