File #: Res 1493-2020    Version: * Name: LU 689 - Zoning, 110-40 Saultell Avenue Rezoning, Queens (C 200103 ZMQ)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 11/19/2020
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 200103 ZMQ, a Zoning Map amendment (Pre. L.U. No. 689).
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Francisco P. Moya
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Res. No. 1493, 2. Calendar of the Subcommittee Meetings - October 8-13, 2020, 3. Land Use Calendar - October 14, 2020, 4. Hearing Transcript - Zoning 10-14-20, 5. October 15, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 6. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-15-20, 7. Calendar of the Subcommittee Meeting - October 22, 2020, 8. Calendar of the Subcommittee Meetings - November 5-9, 2020, 9. Land Use Calendar - November 10, 2020, 10. November 19, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 11. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-19-20, 12. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - November 19, 2020, 13. City Planning Commission Approval Letter, 14. Committee Report
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
11/19/2020*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
11/10/2020*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Land Use Approved by Committee with Modifications and Referred to CPC  Action details Meeting details Not available




Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 200103 ZMQ, a Zoning Map amendment (Pre. L.U. No. 689).


By Council Members Salamanca and Moya


                     WHEREAS, Tuchman Associates, LLC, filed an application pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter for an amendment of the Zoning Map, Section No.10b, changing from an R6B District to an R6 District, which in conjunction with the related action would facilitate the construction of a six-story mixed-use building at 110-40 Saultell Avenue in the Corona neighborhood of Queens, Community District 4 (ULURP No. C 200103 ZMQ), (the “Application”);


WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on October 9, 2020, its decision dated October 7, 2020 (the "Decision") on the Application;


WHEREAS, the Application is related to application N 200104 ZRQ (Pre. L.U. No. 690), a zoning text amendment to designate a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing (MIH) area;


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


WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on October 22, 2020;


WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use and other policy issues relating to the Decision and Application; and


WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues, including the negative declaration issued December 16, 2019 (CEQR No. 20DCP010Q), which includes an (E) designation to avoid the potential for significant adverse impacts related to hazardous materials, air quality, and noise (E-558) (the “Negative Declaration”).




The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant impact on the environment as set forth in the (E) Designation (E-558) and Negative Declaration.


Pursuant to Sections 197-d and 200 of the City Charter and on the basis of the Decision and Application, and based on the environmental determination and consideration described in the report, C 200103 ZMQ, incorporated by reference herein, and the record before the Council, the Council approves the Decision of the City Planning Commission.



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 No. 10b,  by changing from an R6B District to an R6 District property bounded by the southwesterly and southerly boundary line of Flushing Meadow Park, a line 100 feet easterly of Saultell Avenue and its northerly prolongation, a line midway between Corona Avenue and Van Cleef Street, and Saultell Avenue and its northerly centerline prolongation, Borough of Queens, Community District 4, as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated December 16, 2019, and subject to the conditions of CEQR Declaration E-558.




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I hereby certify that the foregoing is a true copy of a Resolution passed by The Council of The City of New York on __________, 2020, on file in this office.






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