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Public Hearings (5)

DATE: Wednesday, January 9, 2013,  7 PM

LOCATION: Community Board 14 District Office
810 East 16th Street, Brooklyn  11230

** Please note that each public hearing will commence immediately following the previously scheduled hearing **

SPECIAL PERMIT: An application for a Special Permit has been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to §73-36 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, to permit the continued operation of the existing Physical Culture Establishment (PCE) at this site. The existing PCE expired on September 14, 2009 and this application seeks to re-establish the PCE at this location.

7:00 PM – 1009 Flatbush Avenue, between Albemarle Road and Tilden Avenue , Block 5126, Lot 1,

BSA# 313-12-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Jeremiah H. Candreva, 212-704-6292

SPECIAL PERMIT: An application for a Special Permit has been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to §73-11 and §73-36 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York, to extend the term of the previously granted special permit, which allows the operation of the Physical Culture Establishment (PCE) on the cellar level of the existing one-story commercial building at the Premises, and to amend the special permit to allow the extension of the Physical Culture Establishment to a portion of the building’s first floor. The application also requests approval of a change in operating control of the subject PCE.

 7:15 PM – 2228-2238 Church Avenue, between Flatbush Avenue and Bedford Avenue , Block 5103, Lot 36,

BSA# 326-02-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Joshua J. Pinesmith, 212-727-2727

7:30 PM – CITYWIDE STATEMENT OF NEEDS FOR FISCAL YEARS 2014 AND 2015: In accordance with Section 204 of the New York City Charter, the Mayor has submitted the Citywide Statement of Needs for Fiscal Years 2014 and 2015 for review and comment. The purpose of this statement is to inform the public at the earliest possible stage of the City’s needs for facilities and the specific criteria for selecting their locations; and to provide information about the existing distribution of City properties. To that end, this public hearing has been scheduled to provide information and an opportunity for public comment

Click link to read the Citywide Statement of Needs FY 2014-2015.  The documents are also available for review at the CB14 District Office and on the evening of the hearing.

POTENTIAL COMMUNITY RESIDENCE: FEGS Health and Human Services and the New York State Office For People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) have submitted a revised application a for a potential Individualized Residential Alternative (IRA) to be located at 21/25 Duryea Place, between Flatbush Avenue and East 22nd Street, within Community District 14, in compliance with Section 41.34(e)(2) of the New York State Mental Hygiene Law. The proposed Community Residence will be located in an eight (8)-bedroom, two-story house to be constructed for up to nine (9) adults, who are experiencing moderate/profound impairment in their intellectual abilities. The program will provide housing, meals, recreation, companionship and continuous supervision in a homelike environment staffed by professionals.

7:45 PM – 21/25 Duryea Place, between Flatbush Avenue and East 22nd Street, Residence Sponsor:

Peg Moran, Senior Vice President, FEGS Health and Human Services.

VARIANCE: A variance application has been filed with the Board of Standards and Appeals (BSA), pursuant to

§72-21 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York and §666 of the New York City Charter to permit, within an R1-2/R7A Zoning District, the construction of a conforming Use Group 3 school for students with special needs who require accessory ventilation and respiratory care. The proposed school will not comply with the following provisions of the Zoning Resolution: §24-35 (side yards), §24-393 (rear yards), §24-382 (rear yard equivalent), §77-24 (adjusted lot coverage) and §24-33 (use in the rear yard equivalent).

8:00 PM – 570 East 21st Street, between Dorchester Road and Ditmas Avenue, Block 5184, Lots 39,62,66,

BSA# 343-12-BZ – Applicant’s Representative: Howard Zipser, 212-822-2232

If you would like to testify at any of these public hearings, you should pre-register for speaking time by calling the Board office at 718-859-6357 or you may register to speak at the hearing on January 9th.