This report deals with the application submitted by the Department of City Planning requesting for an amendment to the Zoning Resolution. The proposed amendment will establish the Special Upper West Side Enhanced Commercial District.
A report by the City Planning Commission on the acquiring of various spaces located on East 156th and 157th street, as well as areas in Melrose Avenue and the Melrose Commons Urban Renewal Area by the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD). The objective of HPD is to construct Palacio Del Sol, a nine story residential building developed under the New York State Housing Trust Fund Program for low-income families and ground floor commerical space.
A report by the City Planning Commision on the disposition of two city owned properties, 61 East 53rd Street and 2013 Nostrand Avenue, pursuant to zoning as requested by the Department of Citywide Administrative Services (DCAS), Division of Real Estate Services (DRES). The request was ultimately approved by the City Planning Commission on the condition that the former of the two locations be sold, at first attempt, with a restriction for accesory, extension, or enlargement uses only. Should this fail, then the disposition would be pursuant to zoning.
A report by the City Planning Commission on the zoning map change from an R5 to A C8-2 district property bounded by 26th Avenue, Stillwell Avenue, in the borough of Brooklyn, as requested by 2092 LLC. The rezoning would facilitate an existing auto repair facility to become conforming. The request was ultimately approved by the City Planning Commission.
A report by the City Planning Commission on the elimination, discontinuance, and closing of portions of East 100th Street between Foster Avenue and Avenue D in the borough of Brooklyn, as requested by Victoria Packing Corporation. The application also called for alterations to be made to the city map in accordance with the changes done to the area. The changes would facilitate the consolidation, modernization, and expansion of Victoria Packing Corporation's operations by acquiring this property. The request was ultimately approved by the City Planning Commission.