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Projects & Proposals > Manhattan > East Midtown Printer Friendly Version
East Midtown Rezoning
Public Review

Overview | Background & Existing Conditions | Proposal
"A" Applications | EIS | Public Review | Public Realm Visioning Process


Public Review
The rezoning initiative is the result of two years of detailed analysis by City Planning, as well as extensive and active consultation with stakeholders.

On April 22nd, the Department officially certified the Uniform Land Use Review (ULURP) application (C 130248 ZMM and referred the related non-ULURP text amendment (N 130247 ZRM) to begin the formal public review process.

On July 17th, the Department of City Planning (DCP) filed modifications to its East Midtown rezoning proposal in response to specific concerns expressed by local stakeholders during the public review process.

On August 7th, the City Planning Commission held a public hearing on the East Midtown rezoning proposal.

On September 30, 2013, the City Planning Commission (CPC) approved the applications for the East Midtown Rezoning Plan with modifications. The approved Zoning Text amendment was modified by the CPC in response to concerns raised during the public review process. View the modifications.

View the complete PDF Document proposed zoning text amendment as modified by the CPC.

Milestone

Target Dates

Department of City Planning Certification

April 22nd, 2013
view the presentation

Manhattan Community Board’s 5 & 6 Approval

July 1, 2013

Borough President Approval

July 31, 2013

City Planning Commission Approval (with modifications) (Read the CPC Reports)

September 30, 2013

Application Withdrawn

November 13, 2013

On September 23rd, the City Planning Commission discussed the East Midtown proposal at its Review Session public meeting. The Commission discussed the testimony from Jerome Haims Realty Inc. on the initial contribution rate for the East Midtown DIB (PDF Document FEIS appendix 11, page 106), as well as a response from Landauer Valuation and Advisory, the firm that undertook the appraisal to determine the initial rate. The Landauer response can be accessed PDF Document here.

East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the September 23, 2013
Update Presentation

PDF Document View the Public Realm Vision
Plan update

PDF Document View the East Midtown Appraisal Report for Residential Use


On September 9th, the City Planning Commission discussed the East Midtown proposal at its Review Session public meeting.

East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the September 9, 2013
Update Presentation

On August 19th, the City Planning Commission discussed the East Midtown proposal at its Review Session public meeting.

Note: the dates included in this presentation have been updated.

East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the August 19, 2013
Update Presentation

On March 27, 2013, the Department gave an PDF Document update presentation to the Tri-Board Task Force describing proposed bulk regulations, public realm opportunities and other additional information on the proposal.
East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the March 27, 2013
Update Presentation

On February 28th 2013 presentation, DCP gave an updated presentation on its proposal to the Tri-Board Task Force focusing on the District Improvement Bonus, Historic Resources, and potential priorities for District Improvement funding.

East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the February 28, 2013
Update Presentation

On January 29th,2013 DCP gave an updated presentation on its proposal to the Tri-Board Task Force describing modifications and additional information on the proposal, including a discussion of the District Improvement Mechanism and pedestrian realm existing conditions.  


East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the January 2013
Update Presentation

In June 2012, DCP gave presentations to Community Boards 5 and 6 on its findings about the area, as well as its initial policy direction. In July 2012, DCP gave a presentation on its draft zoning proposal. A presentation describing the draft zoning proposal is available as a pdf PDF Document here.
East Midtown Study - Presentation
View the July 2012 Presentation

For questions regarding the proposal, please email: EastMidtown@planning.nyc.gov




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