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File #: Int 1260-2018    Version: * Name: Curbs adjacent to a fire hydrant or bus stop.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 11/28/2018
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the curbs adjacent to a fire hydrant or bus stop
Sponsors: Chaim M. Deutsch, Justin L. Brannan, Kalman Yeger , Deborah L. Rose, (by request of the Bronx Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 4
Summary: Under the bill, the City would be required to paint curbs adjacent to a fire hydrant or bus stop so as to alert motorists to where they may not legally park.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1260, 2. Int. No. 1260, 3. Committee Report 11/27/18, 4. November 28, 2018 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Testimony 11/27/18
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11/28/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
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11/27/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch Committee on Transportation Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
11/27/2018*Chaim M. Deutsch Committee on Transportation P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available

Preconsidered Int. No. 1260

 

By Council Members Deutsch, Brannan, Yeger and Rose (by request of the Bronx Borough President)

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the curbs adjacent to a fire hydrant or bus stop

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Subchapter 2 of chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-175.6 as follows:

§ 19-175.6 Curbs adjacent to fire hydrants and bus stops.  a. Notwithstanding any other law, rule or regulation, any curb adjacent to a fire hydrant located on a public sidewalk or a bus stop shall be painted the color red. Such curb shall be painted the distance by which a motor vehicle is prohibited from stopping, standing or parking on either side of a fire hydrant or bus stop. For purposes of this section, the term "bus stop" shall mean a location designated by signage for vehicles under the jurisdiction of the metropolitan transit authority to pick up or discharge passengers.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

KET/JJD

LS 6662 & 7537

LS 3250/Int. 623-2015

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