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File #: Res 0823-2011    Version: * Name: LU 346 - UDAAP, 110 West 114th St, 241 West 137th St, 271 West 150th St and 2049 Fifth Ave, Manhattan
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 5/11/2011
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 110 West 114th Street (Block 1823/Lot 41), 241 West 137th Street (Block 2023/Lot 13), 271 West 150th Street (Block 2036/Lot 24), and 2049 5th Avenue (Block 1751/Lot 71), Borough of Manhattan, and waiving the urban development action area designation requirement and the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, pursuant to Sections 693 and 694 of the General Municipal Law (L.U. No. 346; 20115546 HAM).
Sponsors: Leroy G. Comrie, Jr., Stephen T. Levin
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Committee Report, 2. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-11-11
THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
RESOLUTION NO. 823
 
 
Resolution approving an Urban Development Action Area Project located at 110 West 114th Street (Block 1823/Lot 41), 241 West 137th Street (Block 2023/Lot 13), 271 West 150th Street (Block 2036/Lot 24), and 2049 5th Avenue (Block 1751/Lot 71), Borough of Manhattan, and waiving the urban development action area designation requirement and the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure, pursuant to Sections 693 and 694 of the General Municipal Law (L.U. No. 346; 20115546 HAM).
 
 
By Council Members Comrie and Levin
 
WHEREAS, the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development ("HPD") submitted to the Council on March 10, 2011 its request dated February 21, 2011 that the Council take the following actions regarding an Urban Development Action Area Project (the "Project") located at 110 West 114th Street (Block 1823/Lot 41), 241 West 137th Street (Block 2023/Lot 13), 271 West 150th Street (Block 2036/Lot 24), and 2049 5th Avenue (Block 1751/Lot 71), Community Districts 10 and 11, Borough of Manhattan (the "Disposition Area"):
 
        1.      Find that the present status of the Disposition Area tends to impair or arrest the sound growth and development of the municipality and that the proposed Urban Development Action Area Project is consistent with the policy and purposes of Section 691 of the General Municipal Law;
 
        2.      Waive the area designation requirement of Section 693 of the General Municipal Law pursuant to said Section;
 
        3.      Waive the requirements of Sections 197-c and 197-d of the New York City Charter pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law; and
 
        4.      Approve the Project as an Urban Development Action Area Project pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law.
 
           WHEREAS, the Project is to be developed on land that is now an eligible area as defined in Section 692 of the General Municipal Law, consists solely of the rehabilitation or conservation of existing private or multiple dwellings or the construction of one to four unit dwellings, and does not require any change in land use permitted under the New York City Zoning Resolution;
 
WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Project on May 3, 2011;
WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use implications and other policy issues relating to the Project;
 
RESOLVED:
 
The Council finds that the present status of the Disposition Area tends to impair or arrest the sound growth and development of the City of New York and that a designation of the Project as an urban development action area project is consistent with the policy and purposes stated in Section 691 of the General Municipal Law.
 
The Council waives the area designation requirement of the Disposition Area as an urban development action area under Section 693 of the General Municipal Law pursuant to said Section.
 
The Council waives the requirements of Sections 197-c and 197-d of the New York City Charter pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law.
 
The Council approves the Project as an urban development action area project pursuant to Section 694 of the General Municipal Law.
 
The Project shall be disposed of and developed upon the terms and conditions in the Project Summary that HPD has submitted to the Council, a copy of which is attached hereto.
 
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 May 11, 2011, on file in this office.
 
 
 
 
 
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              City Clerk, Clerk of The Council