The written comment period for the Draft Scope of Work for the Environmental Impact Statement to be prepared for the East Harlem Rezoning has been extended to January 6, 2017. Please see additional detail on the East Harlem Scoping page..
A public scoping meeting was held on the East Harlem Rezoning on Thursday, December 15th, 2016, in the Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College, 2180 3rd Ave, New York, New York 10035. The public meeting was held in two sessions with the first session starting at 2:00 pm and the second starting at 6:00 pm.
See more information for the East Harlem Scoping meeting.
On October 18, 2016, the Department of City Planning attended the full board meeting of Manhattan Community Board 11 to present a draft zoning framework for the East Harlem neighborhood. The draft zoning framework builds off of the extraordinary community planning process, led by City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, the East Harlem Project Partners, and Steering Committee, that resulted in the East Harlem Neighborhood Plan (EHNP).
The Department of City Planning presentation details proposed zoning changes that respond to the recommendations of the EHNP.
The goals of the proposal include: