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Meeting Name: Committee on Economic Development Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 4/16/2024 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Room, 16th Floor
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T2024-1663 *   Oversight - Helicopter Noise and Safety.Oversight    Not available Not available
Int 0026-2024 *Amanda Farías  Restricting non-essential helicopter operations at city heliports to helicopters powered fully by electric engines.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Small Business Services to require the New York City Economic Development Corporation to prohibit all non-essential, non-electric helicopter operations at heliports owned or operated by the City.   Not available Not available
Int 0027-2024 *Amanda Farías  Monitoring helicopter noise.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection to identify the areas of the city that commonly experience helicopter noise and install sound level meters in those areas on top of city buildings, streetlights and, upon request of the owner, private buildings. The Commissioner of Environmental Protection would also be required to reassess the identified areas every 2 years. The data collected by the sound level meters would be reported on the Department of Environmental Protection’s website monthly.   Not available Not available
Int 0070-2024 *Lincoln Restler  Prohibiting non-essential helicopters from operating at heliports owned or operated by the city.IntroductionThis bill would require the Department of Small Business Services to require the New York City Economic Development Corporation to prohibit all non-essential helicopter operations at heliports owned or operated by the City.   Not available Not available
Res 0085-2024 *James F. Gennaro  Establish a noise tax on non-essential helicopter and seaplane flights in cities with a population of one million or more (A.7638-A/S.7216-A).Resolution    Not available Not available
Res 0226-2024 *Gale A. Brewer  Amend the Hudson River Park Trust Act by banning non-essential use of its heliport.Resolution    Not available Not available
Res 0233-2024 *Gale A. Brewer  United States Federal Aviation Administration to ban all non-essential helicopter travel, including tourist and chartered helicopter flights over NYC.Resolution    Not available Not available