File #: Res 1799-2021    Version: * Name: LU 859 - Zoning, 270 Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn (C 20210151 ZMK)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Land Use
On agenda: 11/10/2021
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution approving with modifications the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 210151 ZMK, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 859).
Sponsors: Rafael Salamanca, Jr., Francisco P. Moya
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Attachments: 1. Res. No. 1799, 2. Calendar of the Zoning Subcommittee Meeting - September 24, 2021, 3. September 23, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-23-21, 5. Calendar of the Zoning Subcommittee Meeting - October 12, 2021, 6. Hearing Transcript - Zoning 9-24-21, 7. Calendar of the Zoning Subcommittee Meeting - October 20, 2021, 8. November 10, 2021 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 9. City Planning Commission Approval Letter, 10. Committee Report, 11. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 11-10-21
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11/10/2021*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. City Council Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
10/21/2021*Rafael Salamanca, Jr. Committee on Land Use Approved by Committee with Modifications and Referred to CPC  Action details Meeting details Not available

THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK

RESOLUTION NO. 1799

 

Resolution approving with modifications the decision of the City Planning Commission on ULURP No. C 210151 ZMK, a Zoning Map amendment (L.U. No. 859).

 

By Council Members Salamanca and Moya

 

                     WHEREAS, BRP East Brooklyn Development, LLC, filed an application pursuant to Sections 197-c and 201 of the New York City Charter for an amendment of the Zoning Map, Section No. 17a, changing from an existing R7A District to an R8A District and establishing within a proposed R8A District a C2-4 District, which in conjunction with the related action would facilitate the development of a new 14-story mixed-use building with approximately 487 dwelling units, 144 of which would be permanently affordable, along with ground floor commercial and community facility uses at 270 Nostrand Avenue (Block 1788, Lots 55 and p/o 49) in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn, Community District 3 (ULURP No. C 210151 ZMK) (the "Application");

 

WHEREAS the City Planning Commission filed with the Council on September 10, 2021 its decision dated September 1, 2021 (the "Decision") on the Application;

 

WHEREAS, the Application is related to application N 210152 ZRK (L.U. No. 860), a zoning text amendment to designate a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing (MIH) area;

 

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 September 24, 2021;

 

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

 

WHEREAS, the Council has considered the relevant environmental issues, including the Revised Negative Declaration issued August 27th, 2021, which supersedes the Negative Declaration issued April 5th, 2021, and Revised Environmental Assessment Statement issued August 27th, 2021 (CEQR No. 21DCP043K) which include an (E) designation to avoid the potential for significant adverse impacts related to air quality and noise (E-606) (the “Revised 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-606) and Revised 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, C 210151 ZMK, incorporated by reference herein, and the record before the Council, the Council approves the Decision of the City Planning Commission with the following modifications:

 

Matter double struck out is old, deleted by the City Council;

Matter double-underlined is new, added by the City Council

 

The Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, effective as of December 15, 1961, and as subsequently amended, is further amended by changing the Zoning Map, Section No. 17a:

 

1.                     changing from an R7A District to an R7D District property bounded by a line midway between DeKalb Avenue and Kosciusko Street, a line 100 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue, Kosciusko Street, and a line 240 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue;

 

2.                     changing from an R7A District to an R7X District property bounded by DeKalb Avenue, Nostrand Avenue, Kosciuszko Street, a line 100 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue, a line midway between DeKalb Avenue and Kosciuszko Street, and a line 240 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue; and

 

3.                     establishing within the proposed R7X District a C2-4 District bounded by DeKalb Avenue, Nostrand Avenue, Kosciuszko Street, a line 100 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue, a line midway between DeKalb Avenue and Kosciuszko Street, and a line 240 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue;

 

1.                     changing from an R7A District to an R8A District property bounded by Dekalb Avenue, Nostrand Avenue, Kosciuszko Street, and a line 240 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue; and

2.                     establishing within the proposed R8A District a C2-4 District bounded by Dekalb Avenue, Nostrand Avenue, Kosciuszko Street, a line 100 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue, a line midway between Dekalb Avenue and Kosciusko Street, and a line 240 feet westerly of Nostrand Avenue;

 

as shown on a diagram (for illustrative purposes only) dated April 5, 2021, and subject to the conditions of City Environmental Quality Review (CEQR) Declaration E-606, Borough of Brooklyn, Community District 3.

 

Adopted.

 

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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 November 10, 2021, on file in this office.

 

 

 

 

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City Clerk, Clerk of The Council