This bill would require the posting of real time snow plow data to a City website.
Int. No. 792
By Council Member Van Bramer
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the posting of real time snow plow data
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 16 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to add a new section 16-124.2, to read as follows:
§ 16-124.2 Real time snow plow data. a. The department of sanitation shall create and maintain a website that displays real time information on the progress of snow plow operations during any snowfall in which snow plow operations are occurring. Such information shall be provided through both an exportable data set and a mapping of that data set.
b. Such website shall be required to display real time information when: (1) snowfall that requires snow plow operations is then occurring; or (2) snow plow operations have occurred in the past five days.
c. Such website shall provide a link to any public data set or sets containing past plow data posted pursuant to chapter 5 of title 23 of this code.
§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after becoming law.