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File #: Res 1452-2017    Version: * Name: LU 595 - Planning, CATON FLATS DEVELOPMENT, Brooklyn (C170128ZMK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 4/25/2017
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 170128 ZMK, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 595).
Sponsors: David G. Greenfield, Rafael Salamanca, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. March 16, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 2. Land Use Calendar - Week of March 27, 2017 - March 31, 2017, 3. Hearing Testimony - Planning 3-28-17, 4. Land Use Calendar - Week of April 17, 2017 - April 21, 2017, 5. April 25, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 6. Committee Report, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-25-17, 8. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 25, 2017

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 1452

 

Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 170128 ZMK, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 595).

 

By Council Members Greenfield and Salamanca

 

                     WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on March 10, 2017 its decision dated February 22, 2017 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services and the New York City Economic Development Corporation, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment of the Zoning Map, Section No. 16d, which in conjunction with the related actions would facilitate a new mixed-use development comprising  approximately 251 income-restricted residential units, a vendors market for small businesses, ground floor retail space and community facility space, in the Flatbush neighborhood of Brooklyn, (ULURP No. C 170128 ZMK), Community District 14, Borough of Brooklyn (the "Application");

 

WHEREAS, the Application is related to applications N 170129 ZRK (L.U. No. 596), a zoning text amendment to designate a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing area; and C 170127 PPK (L.U. No. 594), a disposition of City-owned property;

 

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 March 28, 2017;

 

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use and other policy issues relating to the Decision and Application; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues, including the negative declaration issued October 31, 2016 (CEQR No. 16DME004K) (the “Negative Declaration”);

 

RESOLVED:

 

                     The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant impact on the environment as set forth in the Negative Declaration.

 

                     Pursuant to Section 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 the report, C 170128 ZMK, incorporated by reference herein, the Council approves the Decision as follows:

                     

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. 16d:

 

1.                     changing from an R7A District to an R8A District property bounded by a line perpendicular to the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue distant 200 feet northerly (as measured along the street line) from the point of intersection of the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue and the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue, Flatbush Avenue, Caton Avenue, a line perpendicular to the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue distant 140 feet southwesterly (as measured along the street line) from the point of intersection of the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue and the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue, a line 125 feet northwesterly of Caton Avenue, and a line 135 feet westerly of Flatbush Avenue; and

 

2.                     establishing within the proposed R8A District a C2-4 District bounded by a line perpendicular to the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue distant 200 feet northerly (as measured along the street line) from the point of intersection of the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue and the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue, a line 100 feet westerly of Flatbush Avenue, Caton Avenue, a line perpendicular to the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue distant 140 feet southwesterly (as measured along the street line) from the point of intersection of the westerly street line of Flatbush Avenue and the northwesterly street line of Caton Avenue, a line 125 feet northwesterly of Caton Avenue, and a line 135 feet westerly of Flatbush Avenue;

 

as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated October 31, 2016, and subject to the conditions of CEQR Declaration E-397, Community District 14, Borough of Brooklyn.

 

Adopted.

 

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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 April 25, 2017, on file in this office.

 

 

 

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City Clerk, Clerk of The Council