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File #: Res 1591-2017    Version: * Name: LU 682 - Zoning, WHITLOCK AND 165TH STREET REZONING, Bronx (C 170087 ZMX)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 7/20/2017
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 170087 ZMX, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 682).
Sponsors: David G. Greenfield, Donovan J. Richards
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. June 15, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 2. Land Use Calendar - Week of June 19, 2017 - June 23, 2017, 3. Land Use Calendar - July 19, 2017, 4. Land Use Calendar - Week of July 17, 2017 - July 21, 2017, 5. Committee Report, 6. July 20, 2017 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 7. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 7-20-17, 8. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - July 20, 2017

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 1591

 

Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 170087 ZMX, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 682).

 

By Council Members Greenfield and Richards

 

WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on June 12, 2017 its decision dated June 7, 2017 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by The Ader Group, LLC, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment of the Zoning Map, Section No. 6c, which in conjunction with the related action would facilitate the development of two new 14-story mixed-use buildings containing approximately 474 affordable dwelling units in the Longwood neighborhood in Community District 2, (ULURP No. C 170087 ZMX), Community District 2, Borough of the Bronx (the "Application");

 

WHEREAS, the Application is related to application N 170088 ZRX (L.U. No. 683), a zoning text amendment to designate a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing area;

 

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 June 20, 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 January 30, 2017 (CEQR No. 17DCP078X), which includes an (E) designation to avoid the potential for significant adverse impacts related to hazardous materials, air quality and noise (E-413) (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 170087 ZMX, 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. 6c:

 

1.                     changing from an M1-1 District to an R8A District property bounded by East 165th Street, Whitlock Avenue, and a line 100 feet easterly of Longfellow Avenue; and

 

2.                     establishing within the proposed R8A District a C2-4 District bounded by East 165th Street, Whitlock Avenue, and a line 100 feet easterly of Longfellow Avenue;

 

as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated January 30, 2017, and subject to the conditions of CEQR Declaration E-413, Community District 2, Borough of the Bronx.

 

Adopted.

 

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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 July 20, 2017, on file in this office.

 

 

 

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City Clerk, Clerk of The Council