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File #: Int 1346-2019    Version: * Name: Public availability of city planning commission certifications, authorizations or special permits to remove trees in special natural area districts.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 1/24/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the public availability of city planning commission certifications, authorizations or special permits to remove trees in special natural area districts
Sponsors: Andrew Cohen, Helen K. Rosenthal, Daniel Dromm
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Summary: This bill would require the Department of City Planning to make available on its website any certifications, authorizations or special permits to remove trees in Special Natural Area Districts.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1346, 2. Int. No. 1346, 3. January 24, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 1-24-19

Int. No. 1346

 

By Council Members Cohen, Rosenthal and Dromm

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the public availability of city planning commission certifications, authorizations or special permits to remove trees in special natural area districts

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 25 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 25-116 to read as follows:

§ 25-116 Tree removal in special natural area districts. The department of city planning shall make publicly available on its website any certification, authorization or special permit issued by the city planning commission that includes authorization to remove any tree within a special natural area district, as defined in chapter 5 of article 10 of the zoning resolution of the city of New York.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 60 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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1/10/2019