File #: Int 0165-2022    Version: * Name: Requiring the commissioner of sanitation to report on sidewalk obstruction enforcement.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Sanitation and Solid Waste Management
On agenda: 4/14/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the commissioner of sanitation to report on sidewalk obstruction enforcement
Sponsors: Robert F. Holden, Julie Won
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Sanitation to submit a report every three months to the Speaker of the City Council and to the Mayor on DSNY’s efforts to enforce against obstructed sidewalks.
Indexes: Report Required
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 165, 2. Int. No. 165, 3. April 14, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-14-22, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 14, 2022

Int. No. 165

 

By Council Members Holden and Won

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the commissioner of sanitation to report on sidewalk obstruction enforcement

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 16 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 16-118.2 to read as follows:

§ 16-118.2 Report on sidewalk obstruction enforcement.  a.  No later than September 1, 2022, and every three months thereafter, the department shall submit to the speaker of the council and to the mayor a report of its enforcement actions pursuant to subdivision 2 of section 16-118, disaggregated by council district and community district:

b. The report shall include at minimum:

1. The total number of complaints of violations of subdivision 2 of section 16-118 received within the quarter;

2. The nature of each such complaint, including but not limited to the placement of sandwich or A-frame signs; and

3. The disposition of each such complaint.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

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