File #: Int 0227-2022    Version: * Name: Requiring DOT to make available on its website biographical information pertaining to all street and park name changes.
Type: Introduction Status: Laid Over in Committee
Committee: Committee on Parks and Recreation
On agenda: 4/28/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to make available on its website biographical information pertaining to all street and park name changes
Sponsors: Gale A. Brewer, Kalman Yeger , Ari Kagan, Sandra Ung, Charles Barron, Diana I. Ayala, Shaun Abreu, Mercedes Narcisse, Robert F. Holden, Kevin C. Riley, Shekar Krishnan, (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)
Council Member Sponsors: 11
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Transportation (DOT) to publish on its website biographical information pertaining to all street name changes.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 227, 2. Int. No. 227, 3. April 28, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 4-28-22, 5. Committee Report 6/7/22, 6. Hearing Testimony 6/7/22, 7. Hearing Transcript 6/7/22, 8. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - April 28, 2022

Int. No. 227

 

By Council Members Brewer, Yeger, Kagan, Ung, Barron, Ayala, Abreu, Narcisse, Holden, Riley and Krishnan (by request of the Manhattan Borough President)

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to make available on its website biographical information pertaining to all street and park name changes

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 25 of the administrative code of the city of New York, is amended by adding a new section 25-102.2, to read as follows:

§ 25-102.2 Posting certain information related to street and park names. Whenever a street, park, playground, facility or structure, or portion thereof, is renamed or co-named pursuant to section 25-102.1 of this chapter, the department of transportation shall make biographical and/or background information about the person or entity for whom the naming is on behalf of available on its website within ninety days of the enactment of the local law which named the street, park, playground, facility or structure, or portion thereof.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.

 

 

 

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LS #193, 8170

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