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File #: Int 0062-2018    Version: * Name: Requiring that the 311 website, app, and phone line allow for persons to request snow and ice removal on pedestrian bridges and that those reports be routed to the appropriate agency.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Technology
On agenda: 1/31/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring that the 311 website, app, and phone line allow for persons to request snow and ice removal on pedestrian bridges and that those reports be routed to the appropriate agency
Sponsors: Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Justin L. Brannan, Robert F. Holden
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This law will allow individuals who access the 311 website, app and phone line to be able to request that snow and ice be cleared from pedestrian bridges. This law will also ensure that that the request goes to the appropriate agency that is in charge of snow removal.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 62, 2. Int. No. 62, 3. January 31, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda

Int. No. 62

 

By Council Members Cornegy, Brannan and Holden

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring that the 311 website, app, and phone line allow for persons to request snow and ice removal on pedestrian bridges and that those reports be routed to the appropriate agency

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 3 of title 23 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 23-304 to read as follows:

§ 23-304. Reporting snow and ice conditions on pedestrian bridges. The department of information technology and telecommunications shall create a mechanism for persons using the 311 app, 311 website, and 311 phone line to report snow and ice conditions on pedestrian bridges, and for those reports to be routed to the appropriate agency.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of information technology and telecommunications shall take all actions necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, prior to such effective date.

 

 

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