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File #: Int 1112-2016    Version: Name: Posting of information online regarding tree maintenance work.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 3/9/2016
Enactment date: 4/25/2017 Law number: 2017/065
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the posting of information online regarding tree maintenance work
Sponsors: Steven Matteo, Mark Levine, Joseph C. Borelli, Eric A. Ulrich, Corey D. Johnson, James Vacca, Costa G. Constantinides, Andrew Cohen, Vanessa L. Gibson, Barry S. Grodenchik, Vincent J. Gentile, Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Chaim M. Deutsch, Ben Kallos, Helen K. Rosenthal, Darlene Mealy, Paul A. Vallone, Stephen T. Levin, Carlos Menchaca, Alan N. Maisel
Council Member Sponsors: 20
Summary: This bill would require the Parks Department to post on its website information relating to the times, dates, locations and work statuses of various tree maintenance activities including, tree pruning, tree stump removal, tree planting and tree damage repairs.
Indexes: Oversight
Attachments: 1. Legislative History Report, 2. Summary of Int. No. 1112-A, 3. Summary of Int. No. 1112, 4. Int. No. 1112 - 3/9/16, 5. March 9, 2016 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 6. Committee Report 10/20/16, 7. Hearing Testimony 10/20/16, 8. Hearing Transcript 10/20/16, 9. Proposed Int. No. 1112-A - 4/4/17, 10. Committee Report 4/3/17, 11. Hearing Transcript 4/3/17, 12. April 5, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 13. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-5-17, 14. Fiscal Impact Statement, 15. Int. No. 1112-A (FINAL), 16. Mayor's Letter, 17. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 5, 2017, 18. Local Law 65
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4/26/2017ASteven Matteo City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
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4/3/2017*Steven Matteo Committee on Parks and Recreation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/3/2017*Steven Matteo Committee on Parks and Recreation Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
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10/20/2016*Steven Matteo Committee on Parks and Recreation Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/20/2016*Steven Matteo Committee on Parks and Recreation Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
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Int. No. 1112-A

 

By Council Members Matteo, Levine, Borelli, Ulrich, Johnson, Vacca, Constantinides, Cohen, Gibson, Grodenchik, Gentile, Salamanca, Deutsch, Kallos, Rosenthal, Mealy, Vallone, Levin, Menchaca and Maisel

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the posting of information online regarding tree maintenance work

 

 Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 18 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 18-146 to read as follows:

§ 18-146 Street tree maintenance information posted online. The department shall post on its website certain information relating to street tree maintenance and sidewalk repair. Such information shall be updated not less frequently than quarterly and shall, at a minimum, include the following:

1. The approximate date and location of each upcoming, regularly scheduled street tree pruning, street tree stump removal and street tree planting;

2. The date, location and status of each street tree pruning, street tree stump removal and street tree planting that occurred within the previous six months;

3. For each planned sidewalk repair to address sidewalk damage that was (i) reported through a 311 citizen service center request or reported by other means of notification and (ii) caused by a street tree under the jurisdiction of the department:

(a) The approximate date and location of such repair; and

(b) The date of the initial request for repair.

4. For work to address sidewalk damage (i) that was caused by a street tree under the jurisdiction of the department and (ii) where such repair or inspection commenced in the previous six months:

(a) For each sidewalk repair or inspection, the date, location and status of such repair or inspection, including the sidewalk rating that resulted from such inspection; and

(b) For each sidewalk inspection, the number of notifications concerning such damage received through the 311 citizen service center request or reported by other means of notification in the 90 day-period preceding commencement of such work.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law.

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LS 5805/2015 revised

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