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File #: Res 2109-2013    Version: * Name: LU 998 - Zoning, Acquisition of property generally bounded by West 21st Street, West 22nd Street and the Riegelmann Boardwalk, Brooklyn (C 140067 PQK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 12/19/2013
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 140067 PQK (L.U. No. 998), for the acquisition of property generally bounded by West 21st Street, West 22nd Street and the Riegelmann Boardwalk (Block 7071, Lots 27, 28, 30, 32, 34, 76, 130, 226, and 231), in Community District 13, Borough of Brooklyn.
Sponsors: Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Mark S. Weprin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-19-13
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
12/19/2013*Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. City Council Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/18/2013*Leroy G. Comrie, Jr. Committee on Land Use Approved by Committee with Modifications and Referred to CPC  Action details Meeting details Not available
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
RESOLUTION NO. 2109
 
 
Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 140067 PQK (L.U. No. 998), for the acquisition of property generally bounded by West 21st Street, West 22nd Street and the Riegelmann Boardwalk (Block 7071, Lots 27, 28, 30, 32, 34, 76, 130, 226, and 231), in Community District 13, Borough of Brooklyn.
 
 
By Council Members Comrie and Weprin
 
      WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on December 5, 2013 its decision dated December 4, 2013 (the "Decision") on the application submitted pursuant to Section 197-c of the New York City Charter by the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS), for the acquisition of property generally bounded by West 21st Street, West 22nd Street and the Riegelmann Boardwalk (Block 7071, Lots 27, 28, 30, 32, 34, 76, 130, 226, and 231),  (the "Site"), Community District 13, (ULURP No. C 140067 PQK) Borough of Brooklyn, to facilitate the development of limited term amphitheater, public open space, and restoration of a historic restaurant, in the Coney Island neighborhood of Brooklyn (the "Application");
 
WHEREAS, the Application is related to applications C 140063 ZSK (L.U. No. 994), a special permit pursuant to Section 131-60 to allow an open-air auditorium with a maximum of 5,099 seats for a term no greater than ten (10) years; N 140064 ZRK (L.U. No. 995), a proposed amendment to the Zoning Resolution, modifying Sections 131-00 to create 113-60 (Special Permit for Auditorium Use) and 131-00 Appendix A (Coney Island Special District Plan) to create Parcel G, enlarge the Special Coney Island District, and enlarge the Coney West Sub-district; C 140065 ZMK (L.U. No. 996), a proposed amendment to the Zoning Map, Section No. 28d, establishing a Special Coney Island District (CI) generally bounded by West 22nd Street, Riegelmann Boardwalk, West 23rd Street and a line 245 feet northerly of the boardwalk; C 140066 PPK (L.U. No. 997), a proposed Disposition of City Owned property to the Economic Development Corporation of the following lots on Block 7071: 27, 28, 30, 32, 34 76 79 81 130, 142, 226, and 231; and M 090107(B) MMK (L.U. No. 999), a proposed administrative modification to City Map Amendments approved by the City Planning Commission on December 3, 2010;
 
      WHEREAS, the Decision is subject to review and action by the Council pursuant to Section 197-d(b)(3) of the City Charter;
 
          WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission has made the findings required pursuant to Section 131-60 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York;
 
           WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on December 17, 2013;
 
      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 Final Environmental Impact Statement ("FEIS") for which a Notice of Completion was issued on October 25, 2013 (CEQR No. 13DME014K) and the CEQR Technical Memorandum dated December 18, 2013 (the "CEQR Technical Memorandum").
 
RESOLVED:
 
Having considered the FEIS and the CEQR Technical Memorandum, with respect to the Decision and Application, the Council finds that:
 
(1)       The FEIS meets the requirements of 6 N.Y.C.R.R. Part 617;
 
(2)       Consistent with social, economic, and other essential considerations, from among the reasonable alternatives thereto, the Proposed Action adopted herein, as modified, is one that avoids or minimizes adverse environmental impacts to the maximum extent practicable; and
 
(3)      The adverse environmental impacts disclosed in the FEIS and the CEQR Technical Memorandum will be minimized or avoided to the maximum extent practicable by incorporating as conditions to this approval, as modified, in accordance with environmental commitment letters, dated December 3, 2013, from the Deputy Mayor for Economic Development and November 26, 2013, from Coney Island Holdings, LLC, those, those project components related to the environment and mitigation measures that were identified as practicable; and
 
(4)         The Decision together with the FEIS and the CEQR Technical Memorandum constitute the written statement of facts, and of social, economic and other factors and standards, that form the basis of the decision, pursuant to 6 N.Y.C.R.R. §617.11(d).
 
      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 140067 PQK, incorporated by reference herein, the Council approves the Decision for the acquisition of property bounded by West 21st Street, West 22nd Street and the Riegelmann Boardwalk (Block 7071, Lots 27, 28, 30, 32, 34, 76, 130 226, and 231).
 
 
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 December 19, 2013, on file in this office.
 
 
 
 
 
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City Clerk, Clerk of The Council