In order to ensure the City’s physical and fiscal well-being against future weather events and mounting risk
posed by climate change, this report suggests that the City make investments to protect property from the future effects of climate change.
Mayor Bill de Blasio is again calling for the implementation of a “mansion tax:” a surcharge on the sale of high-end residences in the city. The Mayor made this one of the featured proposals in his state of the city speech as well as in recent testimony to the state Legislature.
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