Land Use

Land Use

The Land Use Committee is responsible for matters concerning planning, district development plans and land use in accordance with the New York City Charter and other public approval processes.  These responsibilities include but are not limited to zoning map changes, business improvement districts, variance applications, revocable consents, special permit applications, and franchises other than transportation franchises.

The committee is also responsible for landmarks and historic preservation, all matters concerning public and private housing and all budget matters of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development, Department of Buildings, Department of City Planning and any successor agencies.
Read more about the community board's land use responsibilities

Except for holidays and other conflicts, the committee usually meets at 6:00 pm on the third Wednesday of the month, September-June, in Room LC400 of the Dibner Library of NYU Tandon School of Engineering, 5 MetroTech  Center. However, any person planning on attending a committee meeting is encouraged to check the date, time and location on the community board's calendar.


Chairperson: Carlton Gordon
Vice-Chairperson: Irene Janner

Hazra Ali
Ernest Augustus
Esther Blount
Daughtry Carstarphen
John Dew
William Flounoy
Brian Howald
Anthony Ibelli
Sandra Rothbard, Secretary
Ciro “Chip” Scala
Eric Spruiell
Alan Washington


Public Members
Judy Stanton

Agendas, Minutes and Reports

December 20, 2017 agenda

November 15, 2017 agenda

October 18, 2017 agenda and October 18, 2017 minutes

September 19, 2017 agenda and September 19, 2017 minutes

June 21, 2017 agenda and June 21, 2017 minutes

May 17, 2017 agenda and May 17, 2017 minutes

April 11, 2017 agenda and April 11, 2017 minutes

March 15, 2017 agenda and March 15, 2017 minutes

February 15, 2017 agenda and February 15, 2017 minutes

January 18, 2017 agenda and January 18, 2017 minutes