The proposed legislation would require that the Department of Transportation notify council members prior to notifying community boards regarding planned street changes.
Int. No. 793
By Council Member Van Bramer
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to notify council members about street design changes prior to notifying community boards
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Subdivision c of section 19-101.2 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:
c. Prior to the implementation of a major transportation project, the department shall forward notice of such project, including a description of such project, to affected council member(s) and community board(s) by electronic mail. The notification to the affected community board(s) shall take place no less than 5 days and no more than 10 days after the notification to the affected council member(s).
§ 2. This local law takes effect immediately.