Zoning & Development Committee

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Zoning & Development Committee

July 27, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Lenox Hill Hospital, Michael Bruno Presentation Room

130 East 77th Street

New York,

NY

United States

Event Detail

  1. R10-A and R9-X Height Limits – Next Steps
    • Community Board 8 has requested that the height limit increases under Zoning for Quality and Affordability be reversed.
  2. R-10 and C1-9 Height Limits on First Second, Third and York Avenues– Next Steps
  3. Problematic Zoning Tactics – Next Steps
    • Several problematic zoning tactics that have enabled excessively tall buildings have been identified.  Community Board supports closing all loopholes that permit this.
    • Zoning lot manipulation, including dubious mergers and divisions.
    • Excessively tall floor-to-floor heights.
    • Abuse of floor area exemptions, such as mechanical spaces, voids, and stilts.
    • Other.
  4. Old Business
  5. New Business

Elizabeth Ashby and Elaine Walsh, Zoning & Development Committee Co-Chairs