File #: Res 1367-2008    Version: * Name: LU 701 - ULURP, Westerleigh Rezoning, Staten Island (080202ZMR)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 4/16/2008
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 080202 ZMR, a Zoning Map change (L.U. No. 701).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz, Tony Avella
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4/16/08




Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 080202 ZMR, a Zoning Map change (L.U. No. 701).


By Council Members Katz and Avella


WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on February 29, 2008 its decision dated February 27, 2008 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by the New York City Department of City Planning, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment to the Zoning Map (ULURP No. C 080202 ZMR) (the "Application");


WHEREAS, the Decision is subject to review and action by the Council pursuant to Section 197-d(b)(1) of the City Charter;


WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on April 1, 2008;


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 Negative Declaration, issued on December 17, 2007 (CEQR No. 08DCP026R);




The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant effect on the environment.


                     Pursuant to Sections 197-d and 200 of the City Charter and on the basis of the Decision and Application, the Council approves the Decision.


The Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, effective as of December 15, 1961, and as subsequently amended, is further amended by changing the Zoning Map, Section Nos. 20d and 21b,


changing from an R3X District to an R2 District property bounded by:


1.                      College Avenue, Bidwell Avenue, Lathrop Avenue, St. John Avenue, Watchogue Road, and a line midway between Glascoe Avenue, and Woolley Avenue; and


2.                      a line 150 feet southerly of Forest Avenue,  Manor Road, Maine Avenue, South Greenleaf Avenue, Crowell Avenue, Wescott Boulevard, Kemball Avenue, a line 120 feet easterly of Jewett Avenue, Chandler Avenue, Jewett Avenue, Markham Place, Deems Avenue, Boulevard, Wardwell Avenue, a line 100 feet northerly of Boulevard, a line 100 feet westerly of Jewett Avenue, a line  135                      feet southerly of Maine Avenue, Wardwell Avenue, College Avenue,  North Avenue, Shaw Place, Burnside Avenue, Jewett Avenue, a line 90 feet northerly of  Kingsley Avenue, Elias Place, Ravenhurst Avenue, Mundy Avenue, Egbert Avenue, and a line 170 feet easterly of Greenleaf Avenue;


as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated December 17, 2007, Community District 1, Borough of Staten Island.






                       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 April 16, 2008, on file in this office.








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