File #: Res 0453-2004    Version: * Name: LU 152 - ULURP, Downtown Brooklyn Development, Brooklyn (C030517MMK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 6/28/2004
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 030517 MMK, an amendment to the City Map (L.U. No. 152).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6/28
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
6/28/2004*Melinda R. Katz City Council Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
6/14/2004*Melinda R. Katz Committee on Land Use Approved by Committee with Modifications and Referred to CPC  Action details Meeting details Not available

Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 030517 MMK, an amendment to the City Map (L.U. No. 152).

By Council Members Katz and Avella

WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on May 10, 2004, its decision dated May 10, 2004 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by the Department of City Planning, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 199 of the New York City Charter and Section 5-430 et seq. of the New York City Administrative Code, for a change in the City Map involving:

• the elimination, discontinuance and closing of Fair Street between Prince Street and Fleet Place and Prince Street between Myrtle Avenue and Flatbush Avenue Extension;

• the establishment and widening of Fleet Place between Willoughby Street and Myrtle Avenue;

• the widening of Myrtle Avenue between Flatbush Avenue Extension and Fleet Place; the modification of a sewer easement at Fleet Place;

• the adjustment of grades necessitated thereby; and

• any acquisition or disposition of real property related thereto;

Community District 2, Borough of Brooklyn, in accordance with Map Nos. Y-2668 and X-2669 dated November 20, 2003 and signed by the Borough President (ULURP No. C 030517 MMK) (the "Application");

WHEREAS, the Application is related to Applications Numbers C 040171 ZMK (L.U. No. 147) amendments to the Zoning Map; C 040172 ZRK (L.U. No. 148) amendments to the text of the Zoning Resolution; C 030514 MMK (L.U. No. 149), C 030515 MMK (L.U. No. 150), C 030516 MMK (L.U. No. 151) amendments to the City Map; C 040173 HUK (L.U. No. 153), C 040174 HUK (L.U. No.154), C 040175 HUK (L.U. No. 155), urban renewal amendments; N 040176 HGK (L.U. No. 156), urban renewal area designation; C 040177 HDK (L.U. No. 157), C 040178 HDK (L.U. No. 158), C 040179 HDK (L.U. No. 159) disposition of city-owned properties within the urban renewal area; C 040180 PPK (L.U. No. 160) disposition of city-owned property; C 040181 ZSK (L.U. No. 161), C 040182 ZSK (L.U. No. 162), C 040183 ZSK (L.U. No. 163), C 040184 ZSK (L.U. No. 164) special permits; C 040185 PSK (L.U. No. 165) site selection of property;

WHEREAS, the Decision is subject to review and action by the Council pursuant to Section 197-d(b)(3) of the City Charter;

WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on June 8, 2004 and was recessed until June 10, 2004;

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use implications and other policy issues relating to the Decision and Application; and

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues and the Final Environmental Impact Statement (“FEIS”) for which a Notice of Completion was issued on April 30, 2004 which identified significant adverse impacts and proposed mitigation measures (CEQR No. 03DME016K);


Having considered the FEIS, with respect to the Application, the Council finds that:

(1) The FEIS meets the requirements of 6 N.Y.C.R.R. Part 617;

From among the reasonable alternatives thereto, the actions to be approved are ones which minimize or avoid adverse environmental impacts to the maximum extent practicable; and

The adverse environmental impacts revealed in the FEIS will be minimized or avoided to the maximum extent practicable by incorporating as conditions to the approval those mitigative measures that were identified as practicable;

The Decision and the FEIS constitute the written statement of facts, and of social, economic and other factors and standards that form the basis of this determination, pursuant to 6 N.Y.C.R.R. §617.11(d).


Pursuant to Sections 197-d and 199 of the New York City Charter, the Council approves the Decision.


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I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of a Resolution passed by The Council of The City of New York on June 28, 2004, on file in this office.

City Clerk, Clerk of The Council