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The Department of City Planning has created a draft zoning framework for East Harlem.



East Harlem Stakeholders Plan Push Back on Elements of De Blasio Administration Plan

Affordable housing, tenant protections and lesser density increases are among the demands that a community coalition plans to present to city planners.

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Official Review Begins of De Blasio’s 3rd Neighborhood Rezoning: East Harlem

The plan’s complexity impressed some planning commissioners. But no effort was made to accommodate the community concerns that greeted an earlier draft.

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Investors’ Guidebooks to Rezoning Areas Foresee Dramatic Change

A real-estate brokerage’s reports on East Harlem and Gowanus glosses over opposition to potential rezonings there and predicts that the neighborhoods will soon ‘take off.’

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Confusion and Worry Over Whether School Seats Will Keep Up With De Blasio Rezonings

Community advocates have been at odds with the city over whether the rezonings will create deeper needs for classroom seats than the city’s school-building plans accommodate.

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