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File #: Res 1639-2021    Version: * Name: LU 774 - Zoning, 68-19 Woodhaven Boulevard Rezoning, Queens (N 200273 ZRQ)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 5/12/2021
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on Application No. N 200273 ZRQ, for an amendment of the text of the Zoning Resolution (Preconsidered L.U. No. 774).
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Francisco P. Moya
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Calendar of the Subcommittee Meetings - April 20 and 21, 2021, 2. April 22, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 3. Calendar of the Subcommittee Meetings - May 4 and May 6, 2021, 4. Land Use Calendar - May 11, 2021, 5. REVISED - Land Use Calendar - May 11, 2021, 6. May 12, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 7. Committee Report, 8. Res. No. 1639, 9. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 5-12-21, 10. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - May 12, 2021

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 1639

 

Resolution approving the decision of the City Planning Commission on Application No. N 200273 ZRQ, for an amendment of the text of the Zoning Resolution (Preconsidered L.U. No. 774).

 

By Council Members Salamanca and Moya

 

                     WHEREAS, 68-19 Rego Park, LLC, filed an application pursuant to Section 201 of the New York City Charter, for an amendment of the text of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, modifying Appendix F for the purpose of establishing a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing area, which in conjunction with the related action would facilitate the development of a seven-story mixed-use building at 68-19 Woodhaven Boulevard in the Rego Park neighborhood of Queens Community District 6 (Application No. N 200273 ZRQ) (the “Application”);

 

WHEREAS, the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on April 16, 2021, its decision dated April 7, 2021 (the “Decision”), on the Application;

 

                     WHEREAS, the Application is related to application C 200272 ZMQ (Pre. L.U. No. 773), a zoning map amendment to change an R4 zoning district to an R6A district with a C2-3 commercial overlay, and to change a C8-1 district to an R6A district with a C2-3 commercial overlay;

 

WHEREAS, the Decision is subject to review and action by the Council pursuant to Section 197-d of the City Charter;

 

WHEREAS, upon due notice, the Council held a public hearing on the Decision and Application on April 20, 2021;

 

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the land use implications and other policy issues relating to the Decision and Application; and

 

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues, including the negative declaration issued November 9th, 2020 (CEQR No. 20DCP155Q), which includes an (E) designation to avoid the potential for significant adverse impacts related to hazardous materials and noise (E-589) (the “Negative Declaration”).

 

RESOLVED:

 

The Council finds that the action described herein will have no significant impact on the environment as set forth in the (E) Designation (E-589) and Negative Declaration.

 

Pursuant to Sections 197-d and 200 of the City Charter and on the basis of the Decision and Application, and based on the environmental determination and consideration described in the report, N 200273 ZRQ, incorporated by reference herein, and the record before the Council, the Council approves the Decision of the City Planning Commission.

 

Matter underlined is new, to be added; 

Matter struck out is to be deleted;

Matter within # # is defined in Section 12-10;

*** indicates where unchanged text appears in the Zoning Resolution.

 

 

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APPENDIX F

Inclusionary Housing Designated Areas and Mandatory Inclusionary Housing Areas

 

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QUEENS

 

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Queens Community District 6

 

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Map 2- [date of adoption]

 

 

 

 

Portion of Community District 6, Queens

 

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Adopted.

 

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                     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 12, 2021, on file in this office.

 

 

 

 

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City Clerk, Clerk of The Council