File #: Res 0306-2022    Version: Name: Concerning the increase in the annual expenditure for the Fifth Avenue Association, 125th Street, Columbus/Amsterdam, DUMBO, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement Districts.
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
Committee: Committee on Finance
On agenda: 9/14/2022
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: Resolution concerning the increase in the annual expenditure for the Fifth Avenue Association, 125th Street, Columbus/Amsterdam, DUMBO, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement Districts and the setting of the date, time and place for the hearing of the local law increasing the annual expenditure for such districts.
Sponsors: Justin L. Brannan, Farah N. Louis, Lincoln Restler
Council Member Sponsors: 3
Attachments: 1. Res. No. 306, 2. September 14, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 3. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-14-22, 4. Proposed Res. No. 306-A - 9/28/22, 5. Committee Report 9/29/22, 6. Hearing Transcript 9/29/22, 7. September 29, 2022 - Stated Meeting Agenda, 8. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 9-29-22
Date Ver.Prime SponsorAction ByActionResultAction DetailsMeeting DetailsMultimedia
9/29/2022AJustin L. Brannan City Council Approved, by CouncilPass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/29/2022*Justin L. Brannan Committee on Finance Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/29/2022*Justin L. Brannan Committee on Finance Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/29/2022*Justin L. Brannan Committee on Finance Amended by Committee  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/29/2022AJustin L. Brannan Committee on Finance Approved by CommitteePass Action details Meeting details Not available
9/14/2022*Justin L. Brannan City Council Referred to Comm by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available
9/14/2022*Justin L. Brannan City Council Introduced by Council  Action details Meeting details Not available

Res. No. 306-A

 

Resolution concerning the increase in the annual expenditure for the Fifth Avenue Association, 125th Street, Columbus/Amsterdam, DUMBO, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement Districts and the setting of the date, time and place for the hearing of the local law increasing the annual expenditure for such districts.

 

By Council Members Brannan, Louis and Restler

                     

             Whereas, Pursuant to Chapter 4 of Title 25 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York or the predecessor of such Chapter (the "BID Law"), the City established the Fifth Avenue Association, 125th Street, Columbus/Amsterdam, DUMBO, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement Districts in the City of New York; and

                                   Whereas, Pursuant to Local Law No. 82 for the year 1990, the City Council assumed responsibility for adopting legislation relating to Business Improvement Districts; and

                     Whereas, Pursuant to Section 25-410(b) of the BID Law, an increase in the amount to be expended annually may be adopted by local law, provided that the City Council determines, after a public hearing, that it is in the public interest to authorize the increase and that the tax and debt limits prescribed in Section 25-412 of the BID Law will not be exceeded; and

                                          Whereas, The five (5) Business Improvement Districts wish to increase the amount to be expended annually beginning on July 1, 2022 as follows: Fifth Avenue Association, $8,054,663; 125th Street, $1,687,028; Columbus/Amsterdam, $650,000; DUMBO, $2,500,000; and Court-Livingston- Schermerhorn, $1,800,000; and

                     Whereas, Pursuant to Section 25-410(b) of the BID Law, the City Council is required to give notice of the public hearing by publication of a notice in at least one newspaper having general circulation in the districts specifying the time when and the place where the hearing will be held and stating the proposed amount to be expended annually; now, therefore, be it

                      Resolved, That the Council of the City of New York, pursuant to Section 25-410(b) of the BID Law, hereby directs that October 12, 2022 is the date and the City Council Committee Room, 2nd Floor, City Hall-- is the place and 10:00 a.m. is the time for a public hearing (the “Public Hearing”) to hear all persons interested in the legislation, which would increase the amount to be expended annually in the five (5) Business Improvement Districts; and be it further

                     Resolved, That on behalf of the City Council and pursuant to Section 25-410(b) of the BID Law, the District Management Associations of the Fifth Avenue Association, 125th Street, Columbus/Amsterdam, DUMBO, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn Business Improvement Districts are hereby authorized to publish in a newspaper of general circulation in each district, not less than ten (10) days prior to the Public Hearing, a notice stating the time and place of the Public Hearing and setting forth the proposed increase in the amount to be expended annually in each of the five (5) Business Improvement Districts.