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File #: Res 0341-2014    Version: * Name: LU 87 - Zoning, West 106th St, West 105th St, Amsterdam & Columbus Aves, Manhattan (130208 ZMM)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 6/26/2014
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 130208 ZMM, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 87).
Sponsors: David G. Greenfield, Mark S. Weprin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6-26-14, 3. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - June 26, 2014
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
RESOLUTION NO. 341
 
 
Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 130208 ZMM, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 87).
 
 
By Council Members Greenfield and Weprin
 
      WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on May 23, 2014 its decision dated May 21, 2014 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by PWV Owner, LLC, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment of the Zoning Map, Section No. 5d, to rezone an existing R7-2 zoning district to R8A and R8B zoning districts on the block bounded by West 106th Street, West 105th Street, Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues in Community District 7, (ULURP No. C 130208 ZMM), Borough of Manhattan (the "Application");
 
WHEREAS, the Decision is subject to review and action by the Council pursuant to Section 197-d(b)(1) of the City Charter;
 
WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on June 17, 2014;
 
WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use implications and other policy issues relating to the Decision and Application; and
 
      WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues including the negative declaration (CEQR No. 14DCP043M) dated December 16, 2013, which is subject to the conditions of CEQR Declaration E-328 for noise, air quality and hazardous materials (the "Negative Declaration");
 
RESOLVED:
 
      The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant impact on the environment as set forth in the Negative Declaration and subject to CEQR Declaration E-328.
 
      Pursuant to Section 197-d and 200 of the City Charter and on the basis of the Decision and Application, and based on the environmental determination and consideration described in this report, C 130208 ZMM, incorporated by reference herein, the Council approves the Decision.
 
The Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, effective as of December 15, 1961, and as subsequently amended, is further amended by changing the Zoning Map, Section No. 5d:
 
1.      changing from an R7-2 District to an R8A District property bounded by Duke Ellington Boulevard-West 106th Street, a line 75 feet westerly of Columbus Avenue, a line midway between West 105th Street and Duke Ellington Boulevard-West 106th Street, and a line 100 feet easterly Amsterdam Avenue; and
 
2.      changing from an R7-2 District to an R8B District property bounded by a line midway between West 105th Street and Duke Ellington Boulevard-West 106th Street, a line 175 feet westerly of Columbus Avenue, West 105th Street, and a line passing through two points: the first on a line midway between West 105th Street and Duke Ellington Boulevard-West 106th Street distant 325 feet easterly (as measured along street line) from its point of intersection with the easterly street line Amsterdam Avenue, and the second on the northerly street line of West 105th Street distant 415 feet easterly (as measured along street line) from the point of intersection of the easterly street line of Amsterdam Avenue and the northerly street line of West 105th Street;
 
as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated December 16, 2013, and subject to the conditions of CEQR Declaration E-328, Community District 7, Borough of Manhattan.
 
Adopted.
 
       Office of the City Clerk, }
The City of New York,  } ss.:
 
I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of a Resolution passed by The Council of The City of New York on June 26, 2014, on file in this office.
 
 
 
 
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                                                                              City Clerk, Clerk of The Council