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File #: Res 0298-2002    Version: * Name: LU 141 - UDAAP, West 148th Street, Manhattan (20025359HAM)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 5/21/2002
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 421 West 148th Street (Block 2063/Lot 21), 502 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 37), 505 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 25), 514-516 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 42), 518-520 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 44), 512 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 39), 500 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 35), 518 West 146th Street (Block 2077/Lot 41), 521 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 120), 529 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 18), 538 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 149), and 555 West 148th (Block 2080/Lot 09), Manhattan, and waiving the urban development action area designation requirement and the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, pursuant to Sections 693 and 694 of the General Municipal Law (L.U. No. 141; 20025359 HAM).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting - May 21, 2002
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK RESOLUTION NO. 298 Title Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 421 West 148th Street (Block 2063/Lot 21), 502 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 37), 505 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 25), 514-516 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 42), 518-520 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 44), 512 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 39), 500 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 35), 518 West 146th Street (Block 2077/Lot 41), 521 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 120), 529 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 18), 538 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 149), and 555 West 148th (Block 2080/Lot 09), Manhattan, and waiving the urban development action area designation requirement and the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, pursuant to Sections 693 and 694 of the General Municipal Law (L.U. No. 141; 20025359 HAM). Body By Council Members Katz and Martinez WHEREAS, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development ("HPD") submitted to the Council on April 4, 2002 its request dated March 27, 2002 that the Council take the following actions regarding an Urban Development Action Area Project (the "Project") located at 421 West 148th Street (Block 2063/Lot 21), 502 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 37), 505 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 25), 514-516 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 42), 518-520 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 44), 512 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 39), 500 West 149th Street (Block 2080/Lot 35), 518 West 146th Street (Block 2077/Lot 41), 521 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 120), 529 West 148th Street (Block 2080/Lot 18), 538 West 148th Street (Block 2079/Lot 149), and 555 West 148th (Block 2080/Lot 09), Borough of Manhattan (the "Disposition Area"): 1. Find that the present status of the Disposition Area tends to impair or arrest the sound growth and development of the municipality and that the proposed Urban Development Action Area Project is consistent with the policy and purposes of Section 691 of the General Municipal Law; 2. Waive the area designation requirement of Section 693 of the General Municipal Law pursuant to said Section; 3. Waive the requirements of Sections 197-c and 197-d of the New York City Charter pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law; and ____________ Page 2 of 3 20025359 HAM Res. No. 298 (L.U. No. 141) 4. Approve the Project as an Urban Development Action Area Project pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law. WHEREAS, the Project is to be developed on land that is now a municipally-owned area as defined in Section 692 of the General Municipal Law, consists solely of the rehabilitation or conservation of existing private or multiple dwellings or the construction of one to four unit dwellings, and does not require any change in land use permitted under the New York City Zoning Resolution; WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Project on May 14, 2002; WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use implications and other policy issues relating to the Project; RESOLVED: The Council finds that the present status of the Disposition Area tends to impair or arrest the sound growth and development of the City of New York and that a designation of the Project as an urban development action area project is consistent with the policy and purposes stated in Section 691 of the General Municipal Law. The Council waives the area designation requirement of the Disposition Area as an urban development action area under Section 693 of the General Municipal Law pursuant to said Section. The Council waives the requirements of Sections 197-c and 197-d of the New York City Charter pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law. The Council approves the Project as an urban development action area project pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law. The Project shall be disposed of and developed upon the terms and conditions in the Project Summary that HPD has submitted to the Council, a copy of which is attached hereto. ____________ Page 3 of 3 20025359 HAM Res. No. 298 (L.U. No. 141) Adopted. Office of the City Clerk, } The City of New York, } ss.: I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of a Resolution passed by The Council of The City of New York on May 21, 2002, on file in this office. .............................................. City Clerk, Clerk of the Council