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File #: Res 0485-2004    Version: * Name: LU 100 - UDAAP, ACORN Housing 3 Assoc., L.P., Brooklyn (20045396HAK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 7/21/2004
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 129 Vermont Street (Block 3672/Lot 10), 147 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 149 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 447 New Lots Avenue (Block 3842/Lot 29), 558 Williams Avenue (Block 3835/Lot 35), 658 Vermont Street (Block 3841/Lot 28), 780 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 19), and 786 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 21), 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. 100; 20045396 HAK).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 7/21

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 485

 

Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 129 Vermont Street (Block 3672/Lot 10), 147 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 149 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 447 New Lots Avenue (Block 3842/Lot 29), 558 Williams Avenue (Block 3835/Lot 35), 658 Vermont Street (Block 3841/Lot 28), 780 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 19), and 786 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 21), 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. 100; 20045396 HAK).

 

By Council Members Katz and Martinez

 

 

WHEREAS, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development ("HPD") submitted to the Council on February 27, 2004 its request dated February 9, 2004 that the Council take the following actions regarding an Urban Development Action Area Project (the "Project") located at 129 Vermont Street (Block 3672/Lot 10), 147 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 149 Sheffield Avenue (Block 3703/part of Lot 10), 447 New Lots Avenue (Block 3842/Lot 29), 558 Williams Avenue (Block 3835/Lot 35), 658 Vermont Street (Block 3841/Lot 28), 780 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 19), and 786 Belmont Avenue (Block 4036/Lot 21), Community District 5, 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;

 

                        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.

 

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                           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 July 19, 2004;

 

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.

 

 

 

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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 July 21, 2004, on file in this office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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                                             City Clerk, Clerk of The Council