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File #: Int 2034-2020    Version: Name: Coordinating the use of open space for art and cultural programming.
Type: Introduction Status: Enacted
Committee: Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations
On agenda: 8/27/2020
Enactment date: 1/10/2021 Law number: 2021/007
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to coordinating the use of open space for art and cultural programming
Sponsors: Laurie A. Cumbo, James G. Van Bramer, Ben Kallos, Paul A. Vallone, Margaret S. Chin, Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Robert F. Holden, Helen K. Rosenthal, Diana Ayala , Carlina Rivera , Inez D. Barron, Antonio Reynoso
Council Member Sponsors: 12
Summary: This bill would require the Mayor’s Office of Citywide Event Coordination and Management (CECM), in consultation with the Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), the Department of Parks and Recreation (Parks), the Department of Information, Technology and Telecommunications (DOITT) and any other relevant agency or office, to create a website that would provide information on open spaces, such as roadways, parks, or pedestrian plazas, designated by the City for art and cultural programming, facilitate the use of such space by art and cultural institutions and allow users to search for such open space on a map. The website would also allow users to search for information about outdoor programs offered by art and cultural institutions that are coordinated by CECM and provide information about other events either hosted by art and cultural institutions or outdoor events held on private property, to the extent such information is provided to CECM.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 2034-A, 2. Summary of Int. No. 2034, 3. Int. No. 2034, 4. August 27, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 5. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 8-27-20, 6. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - August 27, 2020, 7. Committee Report 9/24/20, 8. Hearing Testimony 9/24/20, 9. Hearing Testimony 9/24/20 (Con't), 10. Hearing Testimony 9/24/20 (Con't), 11. Hearing Testimony 9/24/20 (Con't), 12. Hearing Transcript 9/24/20, 13. Proposed Int. No. 2034-A - 12/10/20, 14. Committee Report 12/10/20, 15. Hearing Transcript 12/10/20, 16. December 10, 2020 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 17. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 12-10-20, 18. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - December 10, 2020, 19. Int. No. 2034-A (FINAL), 20. Fiscal Impact Statement, 21. Legislative Documents - Letter to the Mayor, 22. Local Law 7
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
1/11/2021ALaurie A. Cumbo City Council Returned Unsigned by Mayor  Action details Meeting details Not available
1/10/2021ALaurie A. Cumbo Administration City Charter Rule Adopted  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020ALaurie A. Cumbo City Council Sent to Mayor by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020ALaurie A. Cumbo City Council Approved by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
12/10/2020ALaurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/24/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Economic Development Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/24/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Economic Development Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/24/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Laid Over by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/24/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo Committee on Cultural Affairs, Libraries and International Intergroup Relations Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/27/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
8/27/2020*Laurie A. Cumbo City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Int. No. 2034-A

 

By Council Members Cumbo, Van Bramer, Kallos, Vallone, Chin, Cornegy, Holden, Rosenthal, Ayala, Rivera, Barron and Reynoso

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to coordinating the use of open space for art and cultural programming

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Chapter 8 of title 23 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 23-804 to read as follows:

§ 23-804 Open space coordination platform. a. Definitions. For purposes of this section, the following terms have the following meanings:

Art and cultural institutions. The term “art and cultural institutions” means not-for-profit art and cultural groups, organizations, venues or institutions within the city of New York.

Office. The term “office” means the mayor’s office of citywide event coordination and management established pursuant to executive order number 105, dated September 17, 2007, or another office or agency designated by the mayor.

Open space. The term “open space” means a roadway space, park space, or another public outdoor location, including but not limited to a pedestrian plaza or public parking lot, that is made available by the office for use by art and cultural institutions for outdoor performances or as a rehearsal space.

b. Website for coordinating the use of open space for art and cultural programming. The office shall, in consultation with any other relevant agency or office, including but not limited to the department of cultural affairs, the department of parks and recreation, and the department of information technology and telecommunications, create a website that:

1. Provides information about open space;

2. Facilitates the use of open space by art and cultural institutions;

3. Allows users to search for open space, by location and on a map; and

4. Allows users to search for information about outdoor programs offered by art and cultural institutions that are coordinated by the office. Such website may also provide information about other events hosted by art and cultural institutions and outdoor events held on private property, to the extent such information is provided to the office for inclusion on such website.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

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