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File #: Res 2122-2009    Version: * Name: LU 1160 - ULURP, Changes to City Map (C070429MMQ)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 7/29/2009
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 070429 MMQ, an amendment to the City Map (L.U. No. 1160).
Sponsors: Melinda R. Katz, Daniel R. Garodnick
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Press Release, 2. Committee Report, 3. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 7/29/09

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 2122

 

Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 070429 MMQ, an amendment to the City Map (L.U. No. 1160).

 

By Council Members Katz and Garodnick

 

                     WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on June 23, 2009 its decision dated June 17, 2009 (the "Decision"), on the application submitted by the Department of Transportation, pursuant to Sections 197-c and 199 of the New York City Charter and Section 5-430 et seq. of the New York City Administrative Code, for an amendment to the City Map involving: 

 

                     the elimination, discontinuance and closing of 70th Avenue between Sybilla Street and Ursula Place; and a portion of Ursula Place between 70th Avenue and 70th Road;

 

to facilitate a reconfiguration of the site-layout at its existing maintenance facility known as Glendale Yard, in accordance with Map No. 4998, dated December 15, 2008, and signed by the Borough President, (ULURP No. C 070429 MMQ), Community District 6, Borough of Queens (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 July 27, 2009;

                          

                     WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues and the Negative Declaration, issued on July 6, 2007, with respect to this application (CEQR No. 07DOT006Q); and

 

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

 

RESOLVED:

 

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

 

 

                           Pursuant to Sections 197-d and 199 of the New York City Charter, the Council approves the Decision.

 

 

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 July 29, 2009, on file in this office.

 

 

 

 

 

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