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File #: Res 0128-2006    Version: * Name: LU 46 - UDAAP, Cooper & Decatur Street, Brooklyn (20065165HAK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 2/15/2006
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 26 Schaeffer Street (Block 3426/Lot 19), 163 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 53), 164 Cooper Street (Block 3441/Lot 11), 167 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 51), 236 Moffat Street a.k.a. 661 Wilson Avenue (Block 3448/Lot 5), 238 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 6), 240 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 7), 485 Central Avenue (Block 3390/Lot 7), 618 Wilson Avenue (Block 3435/Lot 32), 619 Central Avenue (Block 3429/Lot 2), 653 Central Avenue (Block 3441/Lot 2), 665 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3428/Lot 7), 667 Central Avenue (Block 3447/Lot 6), 683 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3434/Lot 2), 1281 Decatur Street (Block 3430/Lot 42), and 1275 Decatur Street (Block 3430/Lot 44), 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. 46; 20065165 HAK).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz, Daniel R. Garodnick
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 2/15/06

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 128

 

Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 26 Schaeffer Street (Block 3426/Lot 19), 163 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 53), 164 Cooper Street (Block 3441/Lot 11), 167 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 51), 236 Moffat Street a.k.a. 661 Wilson Avenue (Block 3448/Lot 5), 238 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 6), 240 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 7), 485 Central Avenue (Block 3390/Lot 7), 618 Wilson Avenue (Block 3435/Lot 32), 619 Central Avenue (Block 3429/Lot 2), 653 Central Avenue (Block 3441/Lot 2), 665 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3428/Lot 7), 667 Central Avenue (Block 3447/Lot 6), 683 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3434/Lot 2), 1281 Decatur Street (Block 3430/Lot 42), and 1275 Decatur Street  (Block 3430/Lot 44), 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. 46; 20065165 HAK).

 

By Council Members Katz and Garodnick

 

 

WHEREAS, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development ("HPD") submitted to the Council on January 17, 2006 its request dated December 27, 2005 that the Council take the following actions regarding an Urban Development Action Area Project (the "Project") located at 26 Schaeffer Street (Block 3426/Lot 19), 163 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 53), 164 Cooper Street (Block 3441/Lot 11), 167 Cooper Street (Block 3435/Lot 51), 236 Moffat Street a.k.a. 661 Wilson Avenue (Block 3448/Lot 5), 238 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 6), 240 Moffat Street (Block 3448/Lot 7), 485 Central Avenue (Block 3390/Lot 7), 618 Wilson Avenue (Block 3435/Lot 32), 619 Central Avenue (Block 3429/Lot 2), 653 Central Avenue (Block 3441/Lot 2), 665 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3428/Lot 7), 667 Central Avenue (Block 3447/Lot 6), 683 Evergreen Avenue (Block 3434/Lot 2), 1281 Decatur Street (Block 3430/Lot 42), and 1275 Decatur Street  (Block 3430/Lot 44), Community District 4, 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.

 

                           WHEREAS, the Project is to be developed on land that is now an eligible 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 February 7, 2006;

 

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.

 

 

 

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 February 15, 2006, on file in this office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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                                             City Clerk, Clerk of The Council