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File #: Int 0628-2018    Version: Name: Requiring a map of areas in the city most vulnerable to increased flooding in the future and a plan to address such flooding.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Environmental Protection
On agenda: 3/7/2018
Enactment date: 10/27/2018 Law number: 2018/172
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring a map of areas in the city most vulnerable to increased flooding in the future and a plan to address such flooding
Sponsors: Costa G. Constantinides, Donovan J. Richards, I. Daneek Miller, Adrienne E. Adams, Helen K. Rosenthal, Ben Kallos, Brad S. Lander, Kalman Yeger , Carlina Rivera , Carlos Menchaca, Stephen T. Levin, Eric A. Ulrich
Council Member Sponsors: 12
Summary: This bill requires the city to develop and map of areas in the city most susceptible to increased flooding in the future.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 628-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 628, 3. Int. No. 628, 4. March 7, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 5. Committee Report 4/23/18, 6. Hearing Testimony 4/23/18, 7. Hearing Transcript 4/23/18, 8. Proposed Int. No. 628-A - 9/21/18, 9. Committee Report 9/26/18, 10. Hearing Transcript 9/26/18, 11. September 26, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 12. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-26-18, 13. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - September 26, 2018, 14. Int. No. 628-A (FINAL), 15. Fiscal Impact Statement, 16. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 17. Local Law 172
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
10/31/2018ACosta G. Constantinides City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/27/2018ACosta G. Constantinides Administration City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018ACosta G. Constantinides City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018ACosta G. Constantinides City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/26/2018ACosta G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
4/23/2018*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
4/23/2018*Costa G. Constantinides Committee on Environmental Protection Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/7/2018*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
3/7/2018*Costa G. Constantinides City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 628-A

 

By Council Member Constantinides, Richards, Miller, Adams, Rosenthal, Kallos, Lander, Yeger, Rivera, Menchaca, Levin and Ulrich

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring a map of areas in the city most vulnerable to increased flooding in the future and a plan to address such flooding

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 2 of chapter 1 of title 3 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 3-127 to read as follows:

                     § 3-127 Map of areas most vulnerable to flooding; mitigation plan. a. In 2020 and no later than April 22, 2023 and no later than every four years after April 22, 2023, an office or agency designated by the mayor, with the cooperation of all relevant agencies, shall develop and make publicly available on its website:

1. A map of areas in the city most vulnerable to increased flooding due to the anticipated effects of climate change, including but not limited to increased precipitation, coastal storms and sea level rise; and

                     2. A long-term plan for preventing or mitigating such increased flooding, and the effects thereof, in such areas.

                     b. Such office shall seek the cooperation of relevant federal and state agencies and other public or private persons as such office deems appropriate in developing such map and plan.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

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