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File #: Res 2072-2009    Version: * Name: LU 1120 - Landmark, Botanical Garden Museum, Fountain of Life and Tulip Tree Allee, Watson drive and Garden Way, Bronx (20095461HK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 6/30/2009
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution affirming the designation by the Landmarks Preservation Commission of the New York Botanical Garden Museum (now Library) Building, Fountain of Life and Tulip Tree Allee, Watson Drive and Garden Way, New York Botanical Garden, Bronx Park (Tax Map Block 3272, Lot 1 in part), Borough of the Bronx, Designation List No. 411, LP-2311 (L.U. No. 1120; 20095461 HKX (N 090371 HKX).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz, Jessica S. Lappin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 6/30/09

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 2072

 

Resolution affirming the designation by the Landmarks Preservation Commission of the New York Botanical Garden Museum (now Library) Building, Fountain of Life and Tulip Tree Allee, Watson Drive and Garden Way, New York Botanical Garden, Bronx Park (Tax Map Block 3272, Lot 1 in part), Borough of the Bronx, Designation List No. 411, LP-2311 (L.U. No. 1120; 20095461 HKX (N 090371 HKX).

 

By Council Members Katz and Lappin

 

WHEREAS, the Landmarks Preservation Commission filed with the Council on April 1, 2009 a copy of its designation dated March 24, 2009 (the "Designation"), of the New York Botanical Garden Museum (now Library) Building, Fountain of Life and Tulip Tree Allee, Watson Drive and Garden Way, New York Botanical Garden, Bronx Park, Community Districts 6, 7, and 12, Borough of the Bronx, as a landmark and Tax Map Block 3272, Lot 1 in part, as its landmark site pursuant to Section 3020 of the New York City Charter;

 

WHEREAS, the Designation is subject to review by the Council pursuant to Section 3020 of the City Charter;

 

WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission submitted to the Council on May 22, 2009 its report on the Designation dated May 20, 2009 (the "Report");

 

WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Designation on June 23, 2009; and

 

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

 

RESOLVED:

 

Pursuant to Section 3020 of the City Charter, and on the basis of the information and materials contained in the Designation and the Report, the Council affirms the Designation.

 

Adopted.

 

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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 June 30, 2009, on file in this office.

 

 

 

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