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E-designations


May 31, 2012 | Posted by Toni Finger | Permalink
On March 28, 2012, the New York City Council adopted a citywide text amendment to Section 11-15 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, which pertains to E-designations. E-designations are environmental designations listed on Appendix C to the Zoning Resolution, which signal that there are environmental requirements relating to hazardous materials, air quality or noise impacts on potential development sites identified during the environmental review process conducted for proposed zoning actions in the City of New York. In connection with the E-designation text amendment, the New York City Mayor’s Office of Environmental Remediation has proposed amendments to the E-designation rules for property owners to comply with these designations prior to site development. read more