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File #: Res 0557-2002    Version: * Name: LU 246 - UDAAP, West Bushwick NRP HDFC, Brooklyn (20035033HAK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 10/23/2002
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 30 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 40), 32 Irving Avenue (Block 3175/Lot 32), 44 Irving Avenue (Block 3187/Lot 28), 57 Irving Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 07), 73 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3211/Lot 04), 149 Starr Street (Block 3187/Lot 48), 174 Stockholm Street (Block 3257/Lot 12), 235 Stanhope Street (Block 3258/Lot 50), 276 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 15), 295 Jefferson Street (Vac. Lot) (Block 3166/Lot 52), 311 Harman Street (Block 3279/Lot 43), 317 Jefferson Street (Block 3166/Lot 41), 320 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 26), and 1475 Myrtle Avenue (Block 3309/Lot 02), Brooklyn, 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. 246; 20035033 HAK).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Stated Meeting - Hearing Transcript
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK RESOLUTION NO. 557 Title Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 30 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 40), 32 Irving Avenue (Block 3175/Lot 32), 44 Irving Avenue (Block 3187/Lot 28), 57 Irving Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 07), 73 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3211/Lot 04), 149 Starr Street (Block 3187/Lot 48), 174 Stockholm Street (Block 3257/Lot 12), 235 Stanhope Street (Block 3258/Lot 50), 276 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 15), 295 Jefferson Street (Vac. Lot) (Block 3166/Lot 52), 311 Harman Street (Block 3279/Lot 43), 317 Jefferson Street (Block 3166/Lot 41), 320 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 26), and 1475 Myrtle Avenue (Block 3309/Lot 02), Brooklyn, 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. 246; 20035033 HAK). Body By Council Members Katz and Martinez WHEREAS, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development ("HPD") submitted to the Council on August 9, 2002 its request dated July 29, 2002 that the Council take the following actions regarding an Urban Development Action Area Project (the "Project") located at 30 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 40), 32 Irving Avenue (Block 3175/Lot 32), 44 Irving Avenue (Block 3187/Lot 28), 57 Irving Avenue (Block 3188/Lot 07), 73 Wyckoff Avenue (Block 3211/Lot 04), 149 Starr Street (Block 3187/Lot 48), 174 Stockholm Street (Block 3257/Lot 12), 235 Stanhope Street (Block 3258/Lot 50), 276 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 15), 295 Jefferson Street (Vac. Lot) (Block 3166/Lot 52), 311 Harman Street (Block 3279/Lot 43), 317 Jefferson Street (Block 3166/Lot 41), 320 Jefferson Street (Block 3175/Lot 26), and 1475 Myrtle Avenue (Block 3309/Lot 02), Borough of Brooklyn (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; _________ Page 2 of 3 20035033 HAK Res. No. 557 (L.U. No. 246) 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 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 October 15, 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 20035033 HAK Res. No. 557 (L.U. No. 246) 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 October 23, 2002, on file in this office. .................................... City Clerk, Clerk of the Council