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This local law would require the Department of Design and Construction to provide an annual report to the Speaker on capital projects relating to the public library systems.

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Int. No. 682


By Council Member Van Bramer


A Local Law to amend the New York city charter, in relation to the public library systems


Be it enacted by the Council as follows:


Section 1. Chapter 55 of the New York City charter is amended to add a new section 1206 to read as follows:

§1206. Projects relating to the public library systems.  No later than December first of each year, for projects managed by the department relating to the public library systems, the commissioner shall provide a report to the speaker of the council detailing the appropriation of funds in the previous fiscal year for such projects.  Such report shall be in a searchable, sortable format and shall include the following information, disaggregated by each project:

a. the name of the contractor, and subcontractor if known;

b. a detailed description of project, including, but not limited to, the physical address,

block and lot numbers, estimated dates of start and completion;

c. scope or purpose of the project;

d. original project cost;

e. revised project cost, if applicable;

f. the total amount originally appropriated for a project, the total expenditure of funds,

disaggregated by fiscal year; and

g. services or materials purchased with such expenditure of funds, if known.

§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.


LS #1382/Old Int. 521/2014