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Projects & Proposals > Queens >Woodhaven - Richmond Hill Printer Friendly Version
Woodhaven - Richmond Hill Rezoning - Approved!
Public Review
Overview | Existing Zoning & Context | Proposed Zoning | Public Review

On February 27, 2012 the Department of City Planning certified the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) application (C 120195 ZMQ) for the Woodhaven – Richmond Hill rezoning to begin the formal public review process.



Department of City Planning Certification

February 27, 2012 - view the presentation

Community Board 9 Approval

March 13, 2012

Queens Borough President Hearing

April 5, 2012

Queens Borough President Approval

April 21, 2012

City Planning Commission Hearing

April 25, 2012

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

May 23, 2012

City Council Approval (*with modification)

July 25, 2012

*City Council Modification
On July 25, 2012, the City Council adopted the proposed zoning map changes with a modification affecting one block at the eastern edge of the rezoning area.  The modification retains existing R5 zoning for one block located between Liberty Avenue and 102nd Avenue facing the Van Wyck expressway where R4A was proposed.

Adopted Map
Adopted zoning map with City Council Modification - PDF Document View a larger image.

For more information about this proposal please contact the Queens Office of the Department of City Planning at (718) 286-3170.

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Brief explanations of terms in green italics can be viewed by clicking on the term. Words and phrases followed by an asterisk (*) are defined terms in the Zoning Resolution, primarily in Section 12-10. Consult the Zoning Resolution for the official and legally binding definitions of these words and phrases.

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