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Local Law 87 of 2016 (LL 87) was signed into law by Mayor de Blasio on August 3, 2016 and came into full effect on December 31, 2017. The law repealed the existing licensing structure for laundries and replaced it with three new categories: retail laundry, industrial laundry, and industrial laundry
Today, the de Blasio administration filed a lawsuit against Ballyhoo Media, Inc. for repeatedly violating local laws by displaying Times Square-style billboards on a barge that travels daily along the Manhattan and Brooklyn waterfronts.
Stickers & scanable license plates will eventually replace often abused parking placards; City will roll out new technology, stiff penalties & dedicated enforcement that will help to eliminate fake placards, and a strict three-strike revocation policy for placard misuse. With transcript.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray announced that transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming New Yorkers can now affirmatively select a gender identity that more closely reflects to how they identify or express their gender on their IDNYC.
The annual Permitting and Licencing Report summarizes the Department's permitting and licensing activities from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, as required by Local Law 2016/047 of the New York City Council.
Local Law 61 of 2017 requires a review of the feasibility of allowing online submission of applications for permits, licenses, and registrations issued by City agencies. The review also requires an evaluation of the feasibility of creating and maintaining a single web portal for this information.
Final 2017 Filtration Avoidance Determination prepared by the New York State Department of Health in consultation with the United State Department of Environmental Protection, outlines a long-term watershed protection plan for the New York City water supply.
Rothkrug Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for 1776 Eastchester Realty LLC, owner. Application September 14, 2014 - Special Permit to allow 130 parking spaces on the roof of an accessory parking structure. PREMISES AFFECTED - Block 4226, Lot 16, Borough of Bronx. COMMUNITY BOARD #11BX
APPLICANT - Sheldon Lobel, P.C., for Eli Rowe, owner. Application Dec 20, 2013 - Special Permit to allow the enlargement of a singlefamily residence, contrary to floor area and open space regulations (§23-141). R2 zoning district. 78-32 138th Street, Block 6588, Lot 25. COMM BD #8Q
APPLICANT - Law office of Lyra J. Altman, for Michelle Schonfeld & Abraham Schonfeld, owners. App Dec 10, 2013 - Spec Perm for the enlargement of existing 2 family home, to be converted to a 1 family home, contrary to regns. R2 zoning district.1146 East 27th Street, Block 7626, Lot 63. COMM BD #14BK
APPLICANT - Rothkrug Rothkrug & Spector LLP, for Lesaga LLC, owner. App Dec 31, 2013 - Ext of Time to obtain Cert of Occ of prev gnted var for the contd oper of eating and drinking estmnt, which expd May 18, 2009;Waiver of Rules. R7-2 zoning dist. 213 Madison Street, Block 271, Lot 40. COMM BD #3M
Department of Housing Preservation & Development. Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit for the replacement of homes destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties in the NYC Build it Back Program. PREMISES AFFECTED - 175 Father Capodanno Blvd, Block 3122, Lot 118, Staten Island.CB #2SI
HPD Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit to waive yard regulations for the replacement of homes destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties registered in the NYC Build it Back Program. PREMISES AFFECTED - 53 Doty Avenue, Block 3124, Lot 147, Staten Island, CB #2SI
Department of Housing Preservation and Development. Application June 16, 2014 - Waiver of Section 36, Article 3 of the General City Law, property is not fronting a mapped street. R3-1 Zoning District. PREMISES AFFECTED - 19 Sunnymeade Village, Block 3122, Lot 174, Staten Island. CB #2SI
HPD. Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit to waive yard regulations for the replacement of homes damaged/destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties which are registered in the NYC Build it Back Program. PREMISES AFFECTED - 1099 Olympia Boulevard Block 3804, Lot 33, Staten Island. CB #2SI
HPD. Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit to waive yard regulations for the replacement of homes damaged/destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties which are registered in the NYC Build it Back Program.. PREMISES AFFECTED - 174 Kiswick Street, Block 3736, Lot 21, Staten Island. C #2SI
HPD. Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit to waive yard regulations for the replacement of homes damaged/destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties which are registered in the NYC Build it Back Program. PREMISES AFFECTED -555 Lincoln Avenue, Block 3804, Lot 8, Staten Island. CB #2SI
HPD. Application June 16, 2014 - Special Permit to waive yard regulations for the replacement of homes damaged/destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, on properties which are registered in the NYC Build it Back Program. PREMISES AFFECTED - 16 Mapleton Avenue, block 3799, Lot 45, Staten Island. CB #2SI
APPLICANT - Vinod Tewari, for Peachy Enterprise, LLC, owner. SUBJECT - App March 25, 2013 - Special Permit (§73-19) to allow a school, contrary to use regulation (§42-00). M1-3 zoning district.11-11 40th Avenue aka 38- 78 12th Street, Block 473, Lot 473, Borough of Queens. COMM BD #1Q
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
Bryan Cave LLP, for Flushing Commons Property Owner LLC, owner. Application April 10, 2014 - Extension of Time to Complete Construction of a previously approved special permit for the development of four mixed use buildings (Flushing Commons). Block 4978, Lot 25, Queens. CB #7Q
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 - Belkin Burden Wenig & Goldman, LLP, for Rachel H.Opland, Adrianne & Maurice Hayon, owner. App Sept 13, 2013 - Spec Perm (sect;73-621) to legalize an enlrgemt to 3-stry mixed use bldg, cont to lot cov'ge regs (sect;23-141). R5 zon dist. 2849 Cropsey Ave, Block 6917, Lot 55 COMM BD #13BK
APPLICANT - Rampulla Ass Arch, for Anthony Vasaturo, owner; MS Fitness, LLC, lessee. App Feb 19, 2014 - Spec Perm to allow the oper of phys culture estmt (Club Metro USA) in existing bldg. Amdt of a prev approved var to permit chg of use fr banquet hall, red bldg size, retain acc pking in resl dist.
APPLICANT - Akerman Senterfitt LLP, for VBI Land Inc., owner. Application March 19, 2012 - Variance (§72-21) to permit the construction of commercial building, contrary to use regulations (§22-00). R7-1 zoning district. 614/618 Morris Avenue, Block 2411, Lot 1. COMM BD #1BX
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, for RK&G Associates LLC., owner; 388 Athletic Club, LLC, c/o Stah Real Estate Com., lessee. Application April 8, 2014 - Special Permit to allow a establishment to operate on the fifth and sixth floors of a new building. Block 152, Lot 1001/06, Brooklyn.CB #2BK
APPLICANT - Akerman LLP By Steven Sinacori for 40 CPS Ass, LLC, owner. App Dec 26, 2013 - Amdmt of two prev appd variances (sect;72-21) to allow merger of zoning lots and transfer of devmt rights fr 36 to 40 Central Park S. R10-H zon dist. 36 & 40 Central Park S Block 1274, Lot(s) 6, 11, COMM BD #5M
APPLICANT - Akerman Senterfitt, LLP, for Pasquale Carpentire, owner; Ganesh Budhu, lessee. SUBJ- App June 20, 2013 - Ext of term of prev granted variance for contd operation of non-conforming open public pking lot exp on June 14, 2013. R7-A zoning dist. 148-15 89th Ave, Bk 9693, Lot 60, COMM BD #12Q
APPLICANT-Herrick, Feinstein LLP, by Arthur Huh, for Church Avenue Devt LLC, owner; New Fitness Holdings LLC, lessee. App Oct 21, 2013 - Spec Per (sect;73-36) allow physical culture est (Retro Fitness) on the 2dfl of 4-stry bldg. C4-4A zon'g dist. 2244 Church Avenue, Blk 5103, Lot 42 COMM BD #14BK
APPLICANT - Eric Palatnik, P.C., for Bodhi Fitness Center Inc., owner. App Oct 16, 2013 - Amdmt of prev app Spec Perm (sect;73-36) for a physical culture estmt (Bodhi Fitness Ctr) seeks to enlarge PCE space by 3,999 sq. ft. M1-1, C2-2/R6 zoning dist. 35-11 Prince St, Block 4958, Lot 1. COMM B #4Q