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File #: Res 1544-2012    Version: * Name: LU 709 - Amendment of the Zoning Map, Queens (C 120138 ZMQ)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 10/11/2012
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 120138 ZMQ, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 709).
Sponsors: Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Mark S. Weprin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-11-12
Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 120138 ZMQ, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 709).
By Council Members Comrie and Weprin
      WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on September 7, 2012 its decision dated September 5, 2012 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by Frank Marando Landscape, Inc., pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment to the Zoning Map to change a portion of a block from an R4A District to an M1-1 District to allow continued operation of a landscaping business (Use Group 17C) in College Point, Community District 7 (ULURP No. C 120138 ZMQ), Borough of Queens (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 October 3, 2012;
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 and the negative declaration (CEQR No. 12DCP083Q) issued on June 4, 2012;
      The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant impact on the environment.
Pursuant to Sections 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 120138 ZMQ, 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. 7b, from an R4A District to an M1-1 District property bounded by 11th Avenue, 131st Street, a line 200 feet southerly of 11th Avenue, and a line midway between 130th Street and 131st Street, as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated June 4, 2012.
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I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of a Resolution passed by The Council of The City of New York on October 11, 2012, on file in this office.
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