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Meeting Name: Committee on Environmental Protection Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 1/28/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
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Int 0141-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Requiring that the roofs of city-owned buildings be partially covered in source control measures.IntroductionThis bill would require that the roofs of city-owned buildings be partially covered in source control measures, including green roof or blue roof systems, or a combination of both.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0141-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Requiring that the roofs of city-owned buildings be partially covered in source control measures.IntroductionThis bill would require that the roofs of city-owned buildings be partially covered in source control measures, including green roof or blue roof systems, or a combination of both.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0276-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Roofs of certain buildings be partially covered in green roof or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems.IntroductionThis bill would adjust the green roof requirements established by Int. No. 1032-A for buildings 5 stories or less. It would also require HPD to study the potential impact of compliance with the green roof requirements on the affordability of certain buildings. Finally, this bill would provide for adjusting the requirements of Int. No. 1032-A for certain buildings (e.g. buildings receiving certain tax exemptions or owned by HPD) for a period of 5 years.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0276-2018 *Donovan J. Richards  Roofs of certain buildings be partially covered in green roof or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems.IntroductionThis bill would adjust the green roof requirements established by Int. No. 1032-A for buildings 5 stories or less. It would also require HPD to study the potential impact of compliance with the green roof requirements on the affordability of certain buildings. Finally, this bill would provide for adjusting the requirements of Int. No. 1032-A for certain buildings (e.g. buildings receiving certain tax exemptions or owned by HPD) for a period of 5 years.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0961-2018 *Costa G. Constantinides  Extending J-51 benefits to owners of multiple dwellings for sustainable roofing zones.IntroductionThis bill would extend J-51 tax abatement and extension benefits to owners of multiple dwellings for the installation of sustainable roofing zones, as that term is defined in chapter 15 of the New York city building code.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0961-2018 *Costa G. Constantinides  Extending J-51 benefits to owners of multiple dwellings for sustainable roofing zones.IntroductionThis bill would extend J-51 tax abatement and extension benefits to owners of multiple dwellings for the installation of sustainable roofing zones, as that term is defined in chapter 15 of the New York city building code.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1031-2018 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Posting information regarding green roofs on the website of the office of alternative energy.IntroductionThis bill would require the office of alternative energy to post and maintain links on its website to information regarding the installation of green roofs and other resources and materials regarding green roof systems.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1031-2018 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Posting information regarding green roofs on the website of the office of alternative energy.IntroductionThis bill would require the office of alternative energy to post and maintain links on its website to information regarding the installation of green roofs and other resources and materials regarding green roof systems.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1032-2018 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Requiring that the roofs of certain buildings be covered in green roofs or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems.IntroductionThis bill would require the installation of green roofs or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems on the roofs of certain buildings in the City.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1032-2018 *Rafael L. Espinal, Jr.  Requiring that the roofs of certain buildings be covered in green roofs or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems.IntroductionThis bill would require the installation of green roofs or solar photovoltaic electricity generating systems on the roofs of certain buildings in the City.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1317-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Large wind turbines.IntroductionThis proposed legislation would amend the Administrative Code of the City of New York by amending section 24-232.1 and adding a new article 320 to Chapter 3 of title 28, and adds a new section BC 3114 to Chapter 4 of the New York City building code. The local law would clarify the building department’s obligation to include wind energy generation in its toolbox of renewable energy technologies. It would also require the department to develop or support standards and technologies and authorize the installation of large wind energy turbines and assemblies that are certified in appropriate locations.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1317-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Large wind turbines.IntroductionThis proposed legislation would amend the Administrative Code of the City of New York by amending section 24-232.1 and adding a new article 320 to Chapter 3 of title 28, and adds a new section BC 3114 to Chapter 4 of the New York City building code. The local law would clarify the building department’s obligation to include wind energy generation in its toolbox of renewable energy technologies. It would also require the department to develop or support standards and technologies and authorize the installation of large wind energy turbines and assemblies that are certified in appropriate locations.Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1417-2019 *Mark Levine PreconsideredStudying the feasibility of implementing solar-ready measures for commercial buildings.IntroductionThis bill would direct the Department of Buildings (DOB), with assistance from the Department of Environmental Protection, the Fire Department, and any other relevant agency, to conduct a year-long study to determine the feasibility of implementing solar-ready measures for commercial buildings. The DOB would then be required to submit a report to the Speaker of the Council and the Mayor with the results of this study.Hearing on P-C Item by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1417-2019 *Mark Levine  Studying the feasibility of implementing solar-ready measures for commercial buildings.IntroductionThis bill would direct the Department of Buildings (DOB), with assistance from the Department of Environmental Protection, the Fire Department, and any other relevant agency, to conduct a year-long study to determine the feasibility of implementing solar-ready measures for commercial buildings. The DOB would then be required to submit a report to the Speaker of the Council and the Mayor with the results of this study.P-C Item Laid Over by Comm  Action details Not available
Res 0066-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Increase the real property tax abatement for the installation of a green roof to $15 per square foot.Resolution Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Res 0066-2018 *Stephen T. Levin  Increase the real property tax abatement for the installation of a green roof to $15 per square foot.Resolution Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available