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File #: Int 0620-2015    Version: * Name: Naming of 56 thoroughfares and public places.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 1/22/2015
Enactment date: 2/5/2015 Law number: 2015/015
Title: A Local Law in relation to the naming of 56 thoroughfares and public places, Dave Reid Jr. Place, Borough of the Bronx, Prince Joshua Avitto Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Rev. Wenceslao Martinez Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Jos? Francisco Pe?a Gomez Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, DJ Scott la Rock Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Luis Mu?oz Mar?n Way, Borough of the Bronx, Basil Paterson Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Oscar de la Renta Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Frank T. Modica Way, Borough of Manhattan, Norman Buchbinder Way, Borough of Manhattan, Bronx Science Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Archbishop Iakovos of America, Borough of Queens, Steven Frosch Way, Borough of Queens, James Baldwin Place, Borough of Manhattan, Detective Rafael Ramos Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Frank J. Santo Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Judge Hansel L. McGee Place, Borough of the Bronx, Bishop Robert Green Way, Borough of the Bronx, Angelo "Chubby" Campanella, Borough of Brooklyn, Rabbi Weissmandl Way, Boroug...
Sponsors: Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, Inez D. Barron, Fernando Cabrera , Margaret S. Chin, Andrew Cohen, Costa G. Constantinides, Elizabeth S. Crowley, Inez E. Dickens, Rafael L. Espinal, Jr., Vincent J. Gentile, Vanessa L. Gibson, David G. Greenfield, Vincent Ignizio, Andy L. King, Rory I. Lancman, Brad S. Lander, Mark Levine, Alan N. Maisel, Steven Matteo, Darlene Mealy, I. Daneek Miller, Annabel Palma, Antonio Reynoso, Ydanis A. Rodriguez, Deborah L. Rose, Helen K. Rosenthal, Mark Treyger, Eric A. Ulrich, Paul A. Vallone, James G. Van Bramer, Jumaane D. Williams, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Ben Kallos, Stephen T. Levin, (in conjunction with the Mayor)
Council Member Sponsors: 35
Summary: This bill would co-name 56 thoroughfares and public places, based on requests of Council Members whose district includes the location. Of these 56 co-names, 8 are either a relocation of a previously enacted co-naming or a revision to the street sign installed with respect to a previously enacted co-naming.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 620, 2. Committee Report, 3. Hearing Testimony, 4. Hearing Transcript, 5. Fiscal Impact Statement, 6. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-22-15, 7. Mayor's Letter, 8. Local Law 15, 9. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - January 22, 2015
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Preconsidered Int. No. 620
 
By Council Members Arroyo, Barron, Cabrera, Chin, Cohen, Constantinides, Crowley, Dickens, Espinal, Gentile, Gibson, Greenfield, Ignizio, King, Lancman, Lander, Levine, Maisel, Matteo, Mealy, Miller, Palma, Reynoso, Rodriguez, Rose, Rosenthal, Treyger, Ulrich, Vallone, Van Bramer, Williams, Cornegy, Kallos and Levin (in conjunction with the Mayor)
 
 
A Local Law in relation to the naming of 56 thoroughfares and public places, Dave Reid Jr. Place, Borough of the Bronx, Prince Joshua Avitto Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Rev. Wenceslao Martinez Way, Borough of Brooklyn, José Francisco Peña Gomez Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, DJ Scott la Rock Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Luis Muñoz Marín Way, Borough of the Bronx, Basil Paterson Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Oscar de la Renta Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Frank T. Modica Way, Borough of Manhattan, Norman Buchbinder Way, Borough of Manhattan, Bronx Science Boulevard, Borough of the Bronx, Archbishop Iakovos of America, Borough of Queens, Steven Frosch Way, Borough of Queens, James Baldwin Place, Borough of Manhattan, Detective Rafael Ramos Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Frank J. Santo Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Judge Hansel L. McGee Place, Borough of the Bronx, Bishop Robert Green Way, Borough of the Bronx, Angelo "Chubby" Campanella, Borough of Brooklyn, Rabbi Weissmandl Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Jimmy Zappalorti Lane, Borough of Staten Island, FDNY Lt. Matt Ambelas Way, Borough of Staten Island, Milton Alexander Way, Borough of the Bronx, Bishop Ignatius A. Catanello Way, Borough of Queens, Barry Weinbrom Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Lydia Buffington Way, Borough of Brooklyn, John Cortese Way, Borough of Brooklyn, George Carlin Way, Borough of Manhattan, Barnard Way, Borough of Manhattan, Edwin Thomas Way, Borough of Brooklyn, William Creech Vietnam Veteran Way, Borough of Staten Island, Dr. Jerry V. Burns Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Henry McCoy Jr. Way, Borough of Queens, Kenneth Anthony Nugent Way, Borough of Queens, Kevin Lamont Miller Jr. Way, Borough of Queens, Kalyana Ranasinghe Way, Borough of the Bronx, Ann Maggio Way, Borough of Queens, Max Bond Way, Borough of Manhattan, Jacob Birnbaum Way, Borough of Manhattan, Stanley Jay Way, Borough of Staten Island, Battalion Chief Charles L. Kasper Way, Borough of Staten Island, Vincent C. Pompa Way, Borough of Staten Island, Cooper Stock Way, Borough of Manhattan, PCS Way, Borough of Manhattan, Barbara Dattilo Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Brother Jack SanFilippo Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Detective WenJian Liu Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Jack Maple Place, Borough of Queens, Benjamin Fried Boulevard, Borough of Queens, Robert C. Lohnes Way, Borough of Queens, Sunnyside Garden Arena Way, Borough of Queens, Alice Cardona Way, Borough of Queens, Luke Adams Way, Borough of Queens, Pecola and Nicholas Rodriguez Way, Borough of Brooklyn, Debbie Bowden Way, Borough of the Bronx, Margaret Mack Triangle, Borough of the Bronx and the repeal of sections 14, 15, 24, 25, 40 and 62 of local law number 34 for the year 2014, sections 34 and 53 of local law number 131 for the year 2013 and section 46 of local law number 50 for the year 2013.
 
 
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
 
Section 1. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New Name
Present Name
Limits
Dave Reid Jr. Place
Longfellow Avenue
Between 173rd Street and 174th Street
 
§2. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Prince Joshua Avitto Way
None
At the southeast corner of Stanley Avenue and Schenck Avenue
 
§3. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Rev. Wenceslao Martinez Way
None
At the intersection of Williams Avenue and Hinsdale Street
 
§4. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
José Francisco Peña Gomez Boulevard
None
At the intersection of Beach 130th Street and Newport Avenue
 
§5. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
DJ Scott la Rock Boulevard
None
At the intersection of 195th Street and Kingsbridge Road
§6. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Luis Muñoz Marín Way
None
At the intersection of Kingsbridge Road and Jerome Avenue
 
§7. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Basil Paterson Boulevard
None
At the intersection of 195th Street and Reservoir Avenue
 
§8. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Oscar de la Renta Boulevard
None
At the intersection of East Fordham Road and Creston Avenue adjacent to Muller Triangle
 
§9. The following street name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Frank T. Modica Way
Rutgers Street
Between South Street and Cherry Street
 
§10. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Norman Buchbinder Way
None
At the southeast corner of West 8th Street and MacDougal Street
 
§11. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Bronx Science Boulevard
205th Street
Between Goulden Avenue and Paul Avenue
 
§12. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Archbishop Iakovos of America
33rd Street
Between Ditmars Boulevard and 23rd Avenue
 
§13. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Steven Frosch Way
67th Drive
Between 78th Street and 79th Street
 
§14. The following street name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
James Baldwin Place
128th Street
Between Madison Avenue and 5th Avenue
 
§15. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Detective Rafael Ramos Way
Ridgewood Avenue
Between Shepherd Avenue and Highland Place
 
§16. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Frank J. Santo Way
None
At the southwest corner of 82nd Street and 13th Avenue
 
§17. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Judge Hansel L. McGee Place
East 165th Street
Between Boston Road and Forest Avenue
 
§18. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Bishop Robert Green Way
3rd Avenue
Between 171st Street and St. Paul's Place
 
§19. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Angelo "Chubby" Campanella
None
At the southwest corner of 77th Street and 21st Avenue
 
§20. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Rabbi Weissmandl Way
50th Street
Between 10th Avenue and 20th Avenue
 
§21. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Jimmy Zappalorti Lane
None
At the intersection of Androvette Street and Kreischer Street
 
§22. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
FDNY Lt. Matt Ambelas Way
None
At the intersection of Ramblewood Avenue and Oakdale Street
 
§23. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Milton Alexander Way
None
At the intersection of Asch Loop and Bartow Avenue
 
§24. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Bishop Ignatius A. Catanello Way
74th Avenue
Between 175th Street and Utopia Parkway
 
§25. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Barry Weinbrom Way
5th Street
Between 6th Avenue and 7th Avenue
 
§26. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Lydia Buffington Way
Luquer Street
Between Clinton Street and Hamilton Avenue
 
§27. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
John Cortese Way
7th Avenue
Between 7th Street and 8th Street
 
§28. The following street name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
George Carlin Way
400 block of 121st Street
Between Morningside Drive and Amsterdam Avenue
 
§29. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Barnard Way
None
At the intersection of 116th Street and Broadway
 
§30. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Edwin Thomas Way
None
At the intersection of East 49th Street and Fillmore Avenue
 
§31. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
William Creech Vietnam Veteran Way
None
At the intersection of Felton Street and Fahy Avenue
 
§32. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Dr. Jerry V. Burns Way
Greene Avenue
Between Patchen Avenue and Broadway
 
§33. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Henry McCoy Jr. Way
None
At the intersection of Ovid Place and Dormans Road
 
§34. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Kenneth Anthony Nugent Way
None
At the intersection of 91st Avenue and 188th Street
§35. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Kevin Lamont Miller Jr. Way
None
At the intersection of Springfield Boulevard and Linden Boulevard
 
§36. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Kalyana Ranasinghe Way
None
At the intersection of Metropolitan Avenue and Wood Road
 
§37. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Ann Maggio Way
Suydam Street
Between Cypress Avenue and the Grover Cleveland Athletic Field
 
§38. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Max Bond Way
None
At the southeast corner of St. Nicholas and 162nd Street
 
§39. The following street name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Jacob Birnbaum Way
Cabrini Boulevard
Between 186th Street and 187th Street
 
§40. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Stanley Jay Way
None
At the northeast corner of Forest Avenue and Oakland Avenue
 
§41. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Battalion Chief Charles L. Kasper Way
None
At the northeast corner underneath the Bard Avenue sign and Amelia Court
 
§42. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Staten Island, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Vincent C. Pompa Way
None
At the northwest corner of Maple Parkway and Forest Avenue
 
§43. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Cooper Stock Way
None
Northwest corner of West End Avenue and West 97th Street (300 Block)
 
§44. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Manhattan, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
PCS Way
None
At the southwest corner of Columbus Avenue and West 60th Street and the southeast corner of Amsterdam Avenue and West 60th Street (100 Block)
 
§45. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Barbara Dattilo Way
None
At the intersection of Avenue W and East 2nd Street
 
§46. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Brother Jack SanFilippo Way
None
At the intersection of West 29th Street and Neptune Avenue
 
§47. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Detective WenJian Liu Way
West 6th Street
Between Avenue S and Avenue T
 
§48. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Jack Maple Place
None
At the intersection of 108th Street and Park Lane South
 
§49. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Benjamin Fried Boulevard
None
At the northwest corner of 43rd Avenue and Bell Boulevard
 
§50. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Robert C. Lohnes Way
145th Place
Between 15th Avenue and 17th Avenue
 
§51. The following intersection name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Sunnyside Garden Arena Way
None
At the intersection of 45th Street and Queens Boulevard
 
§52. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Alice Cardona Way
56th Street
Between Woodside Avenue and Skillman Avenue
 
§53. The following street name, in the Borough of Queens, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Luke Adams Way
46th Street
Between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue
 
§54. The following street name, in the Borough of Brooklyn, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Pecola and Nicholas Rodriguez Way
East 40th Street
Between Foster Avenue and Farragut Road
 
§55. The following street name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Debbie Bowden Way
Independence Avenue
Between West 235th Street and West 236th Street
 
§56. The following intersection name, in the Borough of the Bronx, is hereby designated as hereafter indicated.
 
New NamePresent NameLimits
 
 
Margaret Mack Triangle
None
40 West Mosholu Parkway South
 
§57. Sections 14, 15, 24, 25, 40 and 62 of local law number 34 for the year 2014 are
 
hereby REPEALED.
 
§58. Sections 34 and 53 of local law number 131 for the year 2013 are hereby
 
REPEALED.
 
§59. Section 46 of local law number 50 for the year 2013 is hereby
 
REPEALED.
 
§60. This local law shall take effect immediately.
 
 
 
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