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Projects

Welcome to the NYC Department of Social Services - DSSHOMELESS SHELTER – 1 KENILWORTH PLACE
Managing Agency
: NYC Department of Social Services
Location:
1 Kenilworth Place, Brooklyn, NY 11210
Project Description:
The Department of Homeless Services has contracted with the Children’s Rescue Fund to open a shelter for 200 single adults at 1 Kenilworth Place.
Expected Date of Completion:
Spring 2022

To view the 1 Kenilworth Place Project page, click here.


NYC STREETS PLAN
Managing Agency
: NYC Department of Transportation
Location:
Citywide
Project Description:
DOT is developing the NYC Streets Plan to improve safety, accessibility, and quality of the City’s streets for all.
Expected Date of Completion:
December 2021

To view the NYC Streets Plan Project page, click here.

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CB14 LUNCH & LEARN SERIES
Managing Agency: Brooklyn Community Board 14
Description: Brooklyn Community Board 14 hosted six presentations in May & June 2021 about urban planning in our community, public space, housing development, land use and the built environment. Presenters included City Planning, Citizens Housing & Planning Council, NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development, Association for Neighborhood and Housing Development, and Brooklyn Borough Hall’s Office of Land Use. All videos and slide presentations are available to view at this link.
Dates: May-June 2021

To view the Lunch & Learn project page, click here.

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NYC PROPERTY TAX REFORM
Managing Agency: NYC Property Tax Reform Commission
Location: Citywide 
Project Description: The city’s Advisory Commission on Property Tax Reform has resumed public hearings on preliminary tax reform recommendations. Public testimony will help inform the agency’s final report due in late 2021.
Expected Date of Completion: Late 2021

To view the NYC Property Tax Reform project page, click here.

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ELEVATE TRANSIT: Zoning for Accessibility
Managing Agency: MTA-NYC Transit
Location: Citywide Transit Stations
Project Description: Citywide zoning proposal to increase accessibility for subway and railroad stations.
Expected Date of Completion: 2024

To view the Zoning for Transit Accessibility page, click here.

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NYC ZONING TEXT AMENDMENTS
Managing Agency: NYC City Planning
Location: Citywide
Project Description: Several new zoning text amendments have been proposed to help the city recover and thrive in spite of the impacts of the Covid-19 global pandemic.

Expected Date of Completion: 2022

To view the NYC Zoning Text Amendments page, click here.

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HPD logo | NY State SenateFLATBUSH AFRICAN BURIAL GROUND REMEMBRANCE & REDEVELOPMENT TASK FORCE
Managing Agency: NYC Dept. of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD); NYC Economic Development Corp. (EDC)
Project Description: Development of 130 affordable residential units and community use space.
RFQ Deadline: March 5, 2021

To view the FABGRR Task Force Project page, click here.

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1620 CORTELYOU ROAD REZONING
Managing Agency: NYC Planning
Project Description: Zoning Map Amendment from R6A/C2-4 to R7D/C2-4 district and text amendment to map a Mandatory Inclusionary Housing area coterminous with the project site to facilitate a mixed-use development with ground floor retail and 85 dwelling units.
Expected Start Date: 2020

To view the Cortelyou Road Rezoning Project page, click here.

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CITI BIKE PHASE 3 EXPANSION: SOUTH BROOKLYN
Managing Agency
: NYC Department of Transportation
Location:
Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, Bronx
Project Description
: Phase 3 expansion of New York City’s Bike Share program.
Expected Start Date: Summer 2020

To view the Citi Bike Phase 3 Expansion Project page, click here.

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PARKSIDE AVENUE BICYCLE LANE
Managing Agency
: NYC Department of Transportation
Location:
Parkside Avenue (Park Circle to Ocean Avenue)
Project Description
: The addition of a dedicated bicycle lane on Parkside Ave would add a third protected bike lane bordering Prospect Park in Brooklyn.
Expected Start Date: Fall 2020

To view the Parkside Avenue Bicycle Lane Project page, click here.

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CATON FLATS
Managing Agency
: NYC Economic Development Corporation
Location:
800 Flatbush Avenue (Corner of Caton Avenue)
Project Description
: Mixed-use development will include a new home for the Flatbush Caton Market; the Flatbush headquarters for the Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CACCI); a new business incubator; and 255 affordable housing units.
Expected Start Date: 2020

To view the Caton Flats Project page, click here.

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MTA “CULVER LINE” SIGNAL MODERNIZATION
Managing Agency: MTA – NYC Transit
Project Description: Signal Modernization along the F Train Line
Expected Start Date: March 2020

To view the MTA Signal Modernization page, click here.

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RAIN GARDEN PROJECT
Managing Agency: Dept. of Environmental Protection (DEP)
Project Description: Storm Water Drainage & Water Quality Improvements
Project Start: Spring 2018 (POSTPONED)

To view the DEP Rain Garden Project page, click here.

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1921 CORTELYOU ROAD DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
Property Owner: Baptist Church of the Redeemer
Developer/Property Manager: MHANY Management Inc.
Service Provider: Turning Point/Brooklyn Community Services

To view the 1921 Cortelyou Road Project page, click here.

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1640 FLATBUSH AVENUE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
Location: 1640 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn 11210
Managing Agency: Department of City Planning (DCP)
Project Start Date: Winter 2016

To view the 1640 Flatbush Ave. Project page, click here.

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To view a list of Completed District Projects, click this link.

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CB14 PLANNING FELLOW STUDIES

Each year CB14 submits applications to the Fund for the City of New York Community Planning Fellowship program. Since 2015, we have been lucky to receive student fellows each year who have prepared the district studies and reports linked below. Please click this link to view completed district planning studies.

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  Do you want to learn more about the zoning
regulations for a specific address?

ZoLa is New York City’s Zoning & Land Use map. It provides a simple way to research zoning regulations in New York City. You can find the zoning for your property, discover new proposals for your neighborhood and learn where City Planning initiatives – such as FRESH and the Inclusionary Housing Program – apply throughout New York City. First time visitors to ZoLa are encouraged to view the user guide and frequently asked questions. The Department of City Planning is committed to making zoning accessible to the public. We hope this tool will be helpful to you.

ZoLa link: http://maps.nyc.gov/doitt/nycitymap/template?applicationName=ZOLA