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File #: Int 1687-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the DOB to provide information about antennas located in the city.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Housing and Buildings
On agenda: 9/12/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of building to provide information about antennas located in the city
Sponsors: Joseph C. Borelli, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: The proposed local law would require the commissioner of buildings to establish and maintain a database of cellular antennas
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1687, 2. Int. No. 1687, 3. September 12, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-12-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - September 12, 2019

Int. No. 1687

 

By Council Members Borelli and Cornegy

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of building to provide information about antennas located in the city

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Section 103.14.1 of title 28 of the administrative code of the city of New York, is amended to read as follows:

[List of permits for cellular] Cellular antenna database.  The commissioner shall maintain a separate [list] database of alteration permits issued for the erection or placement of antennae used to provide cellular telephone or similar service or any structure related to such service which shall, at a minimum, include the specific model and manufacturer of antenna, [set forth] the name, business address and business telephone number of the applicant, the date of the application, the date the permit was issued, the location for which the permit was issued, including the premises address and the zoning district, whether residential, commercial, or manufacturing, and the number of permits issued for such purpose at the same location since the effective date of this section.  Such [list] database shall be made available to the public [upon request between regular business hours and shall be available to the public in electronic format on a 24-hour basis] on the department’s website[.], and shall be updated on a regular basis to reflect any additional equipment installations or changes to the locations of such equipment.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of buildings may take such measures as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

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