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File #: Int 1825-2017    Version: * Name: Requiring DEP to post information online regarding scheduled and requested infrastructure services.
Type: Introduction Status: Filed (End of Session)
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 12/19/2017
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of environmental protection to post information online regarding scheduled and requested infrastructure services
Sponsors: Steven Matteo
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Environmental Protection to post information on its website regarding requests it receives and work it has scheduled, including catch basin maintenance, water quality testing, and sinkhole repairs.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1825, 2. Int. No. 1825, 3. December 19, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files

Int. No. 1825

 

By Council Member Matteo

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of environmental protection to post information online regarding scheduled and requested infrastructure services

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 24-503 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new subdivision g to read as follows:

g. The department of environmental protection shall post on its website certain information relating to scheduled and requested infrastructure services. The department shall update such information at least monthly and shall, at a minimum, include the following:

1. Scheduled and requested services relating to infrastructure under the department’s jurisdiction, including inspection, maintenance, repair, installation and removal of catch basins and fire hydrants; water quality testing; sinkhole repair; and ponding condition remediation;

2. The date and location of each upcoming service by the department; and

3. The status of requests relating to such services. Such status information shall include the date of the request, the location of the requested service, the type of service requested, any determination made by the department regarding such request and any completed or scheduled service that addresses the request.

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

 

JJD

LS # 11824

12/4/2017 12:00 PM