Two rezonings are in public review:
Borough President Gale Brewer will accept testimony on the East Harlem rezoning until Monday July 24.
Send in writing to
City Planning Commission hearing likely Thurs August 9 10 am at 22 Reade St. Check back for updates.
The City Council will hold a hearing on the Far Rockway rezoning
at City Hall, Thursday July 27 9:30 am.

Zone In is supported by the Ford Foundation


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Local Electeds, Stakeholders Demand City Planning Commission Halt Two Bridges Developments

Councilmember Margaret Chin and other elected officials made another call for a full public review of the developments proposed for the Lower East Side waterfront, but some opposing council candidates called it a campaign ploy.

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What is Zoning?

Zoning is a set of laws that govern how large buildings can be, how they are built and what they are used for.

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ULURP Explained

The Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) is a standardized procedure whereby applications affecting the land use of the city are publicly reviewed.

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Affordable Housing 101

For decades, government at all levels has taken steps that made housing more affordable to some residents. It uses a number of tools to do so.

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