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Projects & Proposals > Manhattan > West Harlem Printer Friendly Version
West Harlem Rezoning - Approved!
Public Review

Overview | Existing Context and Zoning | Proposed Zoning | DEIS | Public Review

On May 7th, 2012 the Department of City Planning certified Uniform Land Use Review (ULURP) application (C 120309 ZMM) for the West Harlem rezoning and referred the related non-ULURP text amendment (N 120310 ZRM) to begin the formal public review process.



Department of City Planning Certification

May 7, 2012 - View the presentation

Community Board 9 Conditional Approval

June 21, 2012

Borough President Review Approval

June 27, 2012

City Planning Commission Hearing

July 25, 2012

City Planning Commission Approval (PDF Document Read the CPC Reports.)

September 5, 2012

City Council Approval (*with modifications)

November 13, 2012

*City Council Modifications
On November 13, 2012, the City Council adopted the proposed zoning map and zoning text changes with the following modifications:

  • replace the proposed R8A zoning district along West 145th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue with an R7D zoning district,

  • replace the proposed R6A zoning district on the northwest corner of West 152nd Street and St. Nicholas Avenue with an R7A zoning district, and

  • apply the Inclusionary Housing designation along West 145th Street between Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue to an R7D zoning district, instead of an R8A zoning district.
Modified Map Adopted by City Council
Adopted Zoning Map with
City Council Modifications
PDF Document View a larger image.

For more information, contact the Manhattan Office of the Department of City Planning at
(212) 720-3480.

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