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Zoning & Development

October 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of Holy Trinity – Draesal Hall

316 E 88th Street

New York, NY,

United States

Event Detail

  1. R-10 and C1-9 Height Limits on First Second, Third and York Avenues– Next Steps
    • Community Board 8 has approved a request for a height limit of 210 feet for First, Second, Third, and York Avenues (they currently have no height limit) and Special Zoning District(s).
    • Approaches to implement 210 foot height limit; zoning text amendment(s), and Special District(s) will be discussed.
  2. Vulnerable Sites
    • Vulnerable sites should be identified and monitored.
  3. Problematic Zoning Tactics – Next Steps
    • Zoning tactics that have enabled excessively tall buildings have been identified.  Community Board 8 supports closing all loopholes that permit this.  This issue relates to the above avenues as well as to the rest of the city.
  4. Old Business
  5. New Business

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