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Meeting Name: Committee on Environmental Protection Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/11/2021 10:30 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: REMOTE HEARING (VIRTUAL ROOM 1)
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Int 1592-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides Proposed Int. No. 1592-ATransfer of land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island to the dept of citywide administrative services.IntroductionThis local law would establish a process for the transferring of the land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island from the Department of Correction to the Department of Citywide Administrative Services In biannual evaluations, any portion not in active use for the housing of persons, or providing of services for such persons, would be so transferred, with the entirety being transferred no later than August 31, 2027. Additionally, a Rikers Island Advisory Committee would be established, consisting of relevant commissioners, persons impacted by Rikers, and experts in environmental justice and sustainability. The advisory committee would evaluate and provide recommendations on potential uses of the island for sustainability and resiliency purposes.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1592-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Transfer of land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island to the dept of citywide administrative services.IntroductionThis local law would establish a process for the transferring of the land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island from the Department of Correction to the Department of Citywide Administrative Services In biannual evaluations, any portion not in active use for the housing of persons, or providing of services for such persons, would be so transferred, with the entirety being transferred no later than August 31, 2027. Additionally, a Rikers Island Advisory Committee would be established, consisting of relevant commissioners, persons impacted by Rikers, and experts in environmental justice and sustainability. The advisory committee would evaluate and provide recommendations on potential uses of the island for sustainability and resiliency purposes.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1592-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Transfer of land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island to the dept of citywide administrative services.IntroductionThis local law would establish a process for the transferring of the land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island from the Department of Correction to the Department of Citywide Administrative Services In biannual evaluations, any portion not in active use for the housing of persons, or providing of services for such persons, would be so transferred, with the entirety being transferred no later than August 31, 2027. Additionally, a Rikers Island Advisory Committee would be established, consisting of relevant commissioners, persons impacted by Rikers, and experts in environmental justice and sustainability. The advisory committee would evaluate and provide recommendations on potential uses of the island for sustainability and resiliency purposes.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1592-2019 ACosta G. Constantinides  Transfer of land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island to the dept of citywide administrative services.IntroductionThis local law would establish a process for the transferring of the land, buildings and facilities of Rikers Island from the Department of Correction to the Department of Citywide Administrative Services In biannual evaluations, any portion not in active use for the housing of persons, or providing of services for such persons, would be so transferred, with the entirety being transferred no later than August 31, 2027. Additionally, a Rikers Island Advisory Committee would be established, consisting of relevant commissioners, persons impacted by Rikers, and experts in environmental justice and sustainability. The advisory committee would evaluate and provide recommendations on potential uses of the island for sustainability and resiliency purposes.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1593-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides Proposed Int. No. 1593-ADirect the mayor’s office of long-term planning and sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law would require that a feasibility study be conducted as an appendix to the long-term energy plan, to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources, combined with battery storage, are feasible on Rikers Island.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1593-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Direct the mayor’s office of long-term planning and sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law would require that a feasibility study be conducted as an appendix to the long-term energy plan, to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources, combined with battery storage, are feasible on Rikers Island.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1593-2019 *Costa G. Constantinides  Direct the mayor’s office of long-term planning and sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law would require that a feasibility study be conducted as an appendix to the long-term energy plan, to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources, combined with battery storage, are feasible on Rikers Island.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1593-2019 ACosta G. Constantinides  Direct the mayor’s office of long-term planning and sustainability to study the feasibility of different types of renewable energy sources combined with battery storage on Rikers Island.IntroductionThis local law would require that a feasibility study be conducted as an appendix to the long-term energy plan, to ascertain whether different types of renewable energy sources, combined with battery storage, are feasible on Rikers Island.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available
Int 1966-2020 *Costa G. Constantinides Proposed Int. No. 1966-ACreating a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, in consultation with the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene to create a pilot program to test the city’s wastewater treatment plants for the presence of SARS-CoV-2, the strain of coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and submit a report with the results of the program.Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1966-2020 *Costa G. Constantinides  Creating a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, in consultation with the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene to create a pilot program to test the city’s wastewater treatment plants for the presence of SARS-CoV-2, the strain of coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and submit a report with the results of the program.Amendment Proposed by Comm  Action details Not available
Int 1966-2020 *Costa G. Constantinides  Creating a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, in consultation with the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene to create a pilot program to test the city’s wastewater treatment plants for the presence of SARS-CoV-2, the strain of coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and submit a report with the results of the program.Amended by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 1966-2020 ACosta G. Constantinides  Creating a pilot program to test sewage for SARS-CoV-2.IntroductionThis bill would require the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, in consultation with the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene to create a pilot program to test the city’s wastewater treatment plants for the presence of SARS-CoV-2, the strain of coronavirus that causes COVID-19, and submit a report with the results of the program.Approved by CommitteePass Action details Not available