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File #: Int 0809-2008    Version: Name: City Planning Commission.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Waterfronts
On agenda: 8/14/2008
Enactment date: 10/20/2008 Law number: 2008/049
Title: A Local Law to amend the New York city charter in relation to the department of city planning.
Sponsors: Christine C. Quinn, Gale A. Brewer, Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Jessica S. Lappin, John C. Liu, Michael C. Nelson, Thomas White, Jr., Alan J. Gerson, Daniel R. Garodnick, Simcha Felder, James F. Gennaro, Michael E. McMahon, Domenic M. Recchia, Jr., Mathieu Eugene, Helen Sears, Darlene Mealy
Council Member Sponsors: 16
Attachments: 1. Int. No. 809 - 8/14/08, 2. Proposed Int. No. 809-A - 9/26/08, 3. Memo In Support, 4. Committee Report 9/25/08, 5. Hearing Testimony 9/25/08, 6. Hearing Transcript 9/25/08, 7. Committee Report 10/7/08, 8. Hearing Transcript 10/7/08, 9. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10/7/08, 10. Fiscal Impact Statement, 11. Press Release, 12. Local Law
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
10/20/2008AChristine C. Quinn Mayor Signed Into Law by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/20/2008AChristine C. Quinn City Council Recved from Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/20/2008AChristine C. Quinn Mayor Hearing Held by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008AChristine C. Quinn City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008AChristine C. Quinn City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008*Christine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008*Christine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008*Christine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
10/7/2008AChristine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/25/2008*Christine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/25/2008*Christine C. Quinn Committee on Waterfronts Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/14/2008*Christine C. Quinn City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/14/2008*Christine C. Quinn City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 809-A

 

By the Speaker (Council Member Quinn) and Council Members Brewer, Comrie, Lappin, Liu, Nelson, White, Jr., Gerson, Garodnick, Felder, Gennaro, McMahon, Recchia, Eugene, Sears and Mealy

 

A Local Law to amend the New York city charter in relation to the department of city planning.

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

                     Section 1.  Chapter 8 of the New York city charter is hereby amended by adding a new section 205 to read as follows:

                     §205.  Comprehensive waterfront plan. Not later than the thirty-first day of December, two thousand and ten and not less than every ten years thereafter, the department of city planning shall file with the mayor, the council, the public advocate, the borough presidents, and the community boards, a comprehensive waterfront plan. Such plan shall be drafted in consultation with the appropriate city, state, and federal agencies and regulatory bodies, and with input from the public, and shall include (1) an assessment of waterfront resources for the natural waterfront, the public waterfront, the working waterfront and the developing waterfront, (2) a statement of the planning policy of the department of city planning, which policy shall take into consideration, among other things, the ten year capital strategy, the assessment of waterfront resources included pursuant to (1) above, the four year capital plan, the strategic policy statements provided for in section seventeen and plans approved pursuant to section one hundred ninety-seven-a and (3) proposals for implementing the planning policy of the department whether by amendment of the zoning resolution, development of plans or otherwise. 

                     §2. This local law shall take effect immediately.

 

02/08/08 CJS

Last edit: 9/29/08 JTB