Monday, September 21, 2009

Rezoning Hearings and Public Comment start Tomorrow!

Both Friends of Sunset Park and SPAN have alerts about the upcoming hearings and vote for the rezoning of Sunset Park. There was some confusion about the hearing dates. The public comment period is scheduled for tomorrow at 9:30 AM.

from the FoSP website:

What we want: No building taller than 4 stories on 5th Avenue; nothing taller than 6 stories on 4th Avenue; a moratorium on demolition of structurally-sound buildings & maintaining the existing height and architectural integrity of our beautiful neighborhood.

from the SPAN alert:

It is announced on the City Council website that the following hearings will be held on the rezoning plan for Sunset Park.
If you would like to join us in the public comments or other activities concerning these hearings, please contact

The location for the first two is in the Committee Room and the final vote is in the Council Chambers.

Tuesday, 9/22 starting at 9:30 AM
Subcommittee on Zoning and Franchise
hearing with public comment

Wed. 9/24, 10 AM
Committee on Land Use
(no public comment)

Wed 9/30 1:30 PM

1 comment:

Sunset Park Autonomous Zone said...

Actually according to the agenda on the city council's website, the SunPk rezoning is the last item on the agenda for Tuesday, but it is good to get there early to sign up to speak.
Please note, there is NO SPAN meeting at 3 PM on Sat Sept. 26th.
If anyone is interested in SPAN meetings, contact