S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
2013-2014 Regular Sessions
I N S E N A T E
January 17, 2013
Introduced by Sen. LANZA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Cities
AN ACT to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in
relation to requiring that in all new commercial development streets
and abutting streets must be widened to the maximum allowable width
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. The administrative code of the city of New York is amended
by adding a new section 28-108.4 to read as follows:
S 28-108.4 STREET WIDTH FOR NEW COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION. DEVELOPERS
OF NEW COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS SHALL BE REQUIRED TO CONSTRUCT
ALL NEW STREETS WITHIN THE PROJECT AND WIDEN ALL EXISTING STREETS ABUT-
TING THE PROJECT TO THE MAXIMUM LEGAL WIDTH FOR SUCH STREETS. NO WAIVER
OF SUCH REQUIREMENT SHALL BE GRANTED.
S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
[ ] is old law to be omitted.