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