senate Bill S7887

2013-2014 Legislative Session

Transfers certain lands to city of New York and the department of environmental conservation to be used as parklands and open space

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Jun 20, 2014 referred to transportation
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Jun 18, 2014 ordered to third reading cal.1575
Jun 16, 2014 referred to rules


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S7887 - Details

Current Committee:
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Amd ยง349-f, Hway L

S7887 - Summary

Transfers certain lands to the city of New York and the department of environmental conservation to be used as parklands and open space.

S7887 - Sponsor Memo

S7887 - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K


                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 16, 2014

Introduced  by  Sen.  LANZA  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Rules

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in  relation  to  transferring  certain
  land to the city of New York department of parks and recreation and to
  the  state  department  of  environmental conservation and designating
  such lands as parklands and open space


  Section 1. Section 349-f of the highway law, as amended by chapter 558
of the laws of 2010, is amended to read as follows:
  S 349-f. New York city routes. The following existing or proposed main
routes or thoroughfares, are designated herein, as aforesaid, viz.:
  New  England  thruway  from  the  Westchester  county line to Bruckner
expressway; Bruckner expressway from New England thruway  to  Robert  F.
Kennedy  bridge  approach; Hutchinson river parkway from the Westchester
county line to the Bronx-Whitestone bridge approach; Bronx river parkway
from the Westchester county line to Bruckner  expressway;  Henry  Hudson
parkway from the Westchester county line to Miller highway excepting the
Henry  Hudson  bridge,  provided that no portion of this route from West
Seventy-second street to the Cross Bronx expressway shall be constructed
or reconstructed so as to encroach in any way on or over any land mapped
or used for park purposes except for such temporary encroachment  of  no
more  than  ten feet in width from seventy-third street to seventy-sixth
street as may be essential during and for the purpose of  reconstruction
or  repair  of  the existing roadway following which there shall be full
restoration of park land; Major Deegan expressway  from  the  Robert  F.
Kennedy  bridge  to  Central  Park avenue at the Westchester county line
together with a connection to Broadway and along Broadway  to  Manhattan
college  parkway;  Cross  Bronx expressway from George Washington bridge
approach to Throgs Neck bridge; Throgs  Neck  expressway  from  Bruckner
expressway  to  Throgs  Neck  bridge; Arthur V. Sheridan expressway from
Cross-Bronx expressway to  Bruckner  expressway;  Mosholu  parkway  from
Henry  Hudson  parkway  to Bronx river parkway; Bronx and Pelham parkway
from Bronx river parkway to New England thruway; Boston road from  Bronx

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.


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