File #: Int 0174-2022    Version: * Name: Reporting on park capital expenditures.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 4/14/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting on park capital expenditures
Sponsors: Shekar Krishnan, Tiffany Cabán, Althea V. Stevens, Shahana K. Hanif, Gale A. Brewer, Julie Won, Lincoln Restler, Christopher Marte, Sandy Nurse, Nantasha M. Williams, Robert F. Holden, Kalman Yeger , Erik D. Bottcher, (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 13
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) to expand its web based capital projects tracker to include more detailed information regarding its capital projects, including the reasons for delays, the dates projects were fully funded, the total number of projects in its portfolio, projected and actual cost overruns, individual sources of funding and the length of time it took to complete each project.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 174, 2. Int. No. 174, 3. April 14, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-14-22

Int. No. 174

 

By Council Members Krishnan, Cabán, Stevens, Hanif, Brewer, Won, Restler, Marte, Nurse, Williams, Holden, Yeger and Bottcher (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to reporting on park capital expenditures

 

 Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 18 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 18-159 to read as follows:

§ 18-159 Reporting on capital project expenditures in parks. a. For each capital project, under the jurisdiction of the department, for which certain data is posted on the public online capital projects database, pursuant to subdivision d of section 219 of the charter, such data shall also be posted on the website of the department, updated no less than quarterly and include the following: 

1. The location of such capital project, specified by borough and community district;

2. The date when funding for such capital project was fully allocated and any addition or subtraction made to the funding allocation for such project after such date and the reasons for such addition or subtraction;

3. A description of any phase of such capital project that is delayed and the reason for such delay;

4. A description of any projected or actual cost overrun for each phase of such project; and

5. The date such project was first assigned to an employee of the department.

b. The department shall also post on its website, the total number of capital projects that were completed during the most recent fiscal year, the average amount of time taken to complete such projects, measured from the date when each project was fully funded to the date construction was completed and the total number of capital projects currently under the jurisdiction of the department.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 180 days after it becomes law.

 

 

 

 

 

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