New York City’s current property tax system is notoriously opaque, unfair, and regressive. For the past four decades, rather than dealing with its structural flaws, New York State has layered on a patchwork of exemptions and abatements to lower tax rates for various owners.
The Mayor’s Office to End Domestic and Gender-Based Violence released A Foundation Report: Stalking, which provides a definition of stalking, prevalence statistics, an overview of prevention efforts and programs to assist victims of stalking.
This report details a study of transition-age youth age 18-21 who exit from DYCD, DHS, and ACS. It describes three-year outcome trajectories for youth and their patterns of service use by distinct groups.
Under federal and state law, families with young children receiving cash assistance and participating in work or training programs are guaranteed vouchers to pay for their choice of child care providers.
The number of students in the city’s public schools who lived for some part of the school year in New York’s homeless shelters during school year 2015-2016 rose by more than 4,000, or 15 percent, over the preceding year to nearly 33,000.
The objective of the audit was to determine whether JCDecaux accurately reported its advertising revenue to the City and remitted timely payments, both monetary and in non-monetary “alternative compensation,” due to the City as stipulated in the agreement.
This audit was performed to assess the New York City Department of Transportation’s (DOT’s) procurement of the Brooklyn Bridge Rehabilitation of Approach Spans and Ramps and Painting of the Entire Bridge contract (Contract No. 20100016889 or Contract No. 6) ...
APPLICANT - Joseph M. Morace, R.A., for Jake Rock, LLC, owner. App Nov 21, 2013 - Prop const of 2 detached, two-family residences not fronting on a mapped st, contrary to Sect 36 of the Genl City Law. R3A zoning dist. 96 & 100 Bell St, Block 2989, Lot 24 & 26, Borough of Staten Island. COMM BD #1SI
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Flatland 3706 Real Estate, LLC, owner. App Feb 7, 2014 - Ext of Time to Complete Const of a previously app'd variance (§72-21) to construct a four-story multiple dwelling, exp Oct 17, 2014. R3-2(HS) zoning dist. 908 Clove Road, Block 323, Lot 42COMM BD #1SI
APPLICANT - Lewis E. Garfinkel for Howard Berglas, owner. App Nov 20, 2013 - Spec Perm (sect;73-622) for enlgmt of an exstg two-family to single-family, cont to flr area, lot cvg and open sp (sect;23-141); and req rear yd (sect;23-47). R3-2 z dist. 3766 Bedford Ave, Blk 6787, Lot 23. COMM BD #15BK
APPLICANT - Francis R. Angelino, Esq., for Claret Commons Condominium, owner; Peloton, lessee. Application November 15, 2013 - Special Permit (§73-36) to allow a physical culture establishment (Peloton Fitness). C6-3X zoning district. 140 West 23rd Street. Block 798, Lot 7503. COMM BOARD #4M
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Margaret Angel, LLC, owner. App Sept 13, 2013 - Special Permit for the enlargement of an existing single family home, contrary to floor area. R3-1 zoning dist. 288 Dover Street, Block 8417, Lot 38 COMM BD #15BK
APPLICANT - Rothkurg Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for Lutheran Med Ctr, owner. App Aug 21, 2013 - Variance to permit the enlargement of an existing ambulatory diagnostic treatment health facility (UG4), cont to floor area and rear yd regs. R6B/C4-3A zoning dists. 514 55th St, Bk 784, Lot 10. COMM BD #7BK
APPLICANT - Law Offices of Marvin B. Mitzner LLC, for Broadway Realty LLC, owner. App Feb 11, 2014 - Ext of Time to Complete Const of a prev approved variance permitting 11-story resl building w commercial on the grd floor, cont to bulk regs, exp Jan 12, 2014. C6-1 dist. 813-815 Broadway,COMM BD #2M
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for 39th Avenue Realty Management, LLC, owner. App May 30, 2013 - Special Perm to allow the reduction of parking spaces for the enlargement of a building containing Use Group 6 professional offices. C4-2 zoning dist. 133-10 39th Avenue, Block 4973, Lot 12 COMM BD #7Q
APPLICANT - Law Office of Fredrick A. Becker, for E 24 Realty LLC by Sarah Weiss, owner. App June 19, 2013 - Spec Per for enlgemt of 1fam home cont to floor area, open space; side yd and less than the reqd rear yd. R2 zoning dist 933-939 E 24th Street, Block 7588, Lot 29 & 31 (31 tent),COMM BD #14BK
APPLICANT - Philip L. Rampulla, for Joseph LiBassi, owner. App Sept 16, 2011 - Appeal challenging Fire Dept's determ that grade of the fire apparatus rd shall not exceed 10% per NYC Fire Code Sect 503.2.7. R2 zoning dist. 20, 25, 35, 40 Harborlights Court,Block 615, Lot 36, 25, 35, 40. COMM BD #1SI