File #: Int 0626-2022    Version: * Name: Ferry service to Willets Point.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
On agenda: 8/11/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to ferry service to Willets Point
Sponsors: Francisco P. Moya, Pierina Ana Sanchez
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would require the New York City Department of Transportation to provide regular ferry service from Willets Point in Queens to the borough of Manhattan.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 626, 2. Int. No. 626, 3. August 11, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-11-22

Int. No. 626

 

By Council Members Moya and Sanchez

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to ferry service to Willets Point

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 3 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-308 to read as follows:

§ 19-308 Ferry Service to Queens. The commissioner shall ensure that regular ferry service is provided connecting Willets Point, in the borough of Queens to, at minimum, Midtown and the Financial District in the borough of Manhattan. Such service shall be open to the public. The schedule of such service shall be determined by the commissioner. The commissioner may establish fees for such service. The schedule and fees, if any, for such service shall be made available on the city’s website.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law.

 

 

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