assembly Bill A11187A

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Relates to the discontinuance of park land of a portion of real property in the city of New York

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Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 15, 2018 print number 11187a
Jun 15, 2018 amend and recommit to cities
Jun 13, 2018 referred to cities

A11187 - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8784
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A7772, S6312

A11187 - Summary

Authorizes the discontinuance of park land of a portion of subsurface real property in the city of New York and grants easements to the metropolitan transportation authority to enable the New York city transit authority to use such lands for the construction of a new subsurface electrical substation adjacent to the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.

A11187 - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  11187

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 13, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Glick) --
  (at request of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority) -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Cities

AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as  park
  land  of  a  portion of real property in the county of New York and to
  grant easements

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Subject to the provisions of this act, but notwithstanding
any provision of law to the contrary, the city of  New  York  is  hereby
authorized  to  discontinue  permanently  the  use  as park land certain
subsurface portions of the lands described in section three of this  act
and  to discontinue temporarily the use as park land the lands described
in section four of this act and to grant easements to such lands to  the
metropolitan transportation authority, upon such terms and conditions as
the city shall determine, to enable the New York city transit authority,
an  affiliate  of the metropolitan transportation authority, to use such
lands for the construction of a  new  subsurface  electrical  substation
adjacent  to  the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide
power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.
  § 2. The authorizations provided in section one of this act  shall  be
effective only upon the condition that the city of New York dedicates an
amount  equal to or greater than the fair market value of the park lands
being discontinued towards the acquisition  of  new  park  lands  and/or
capital  improvements  to existing park land and recreational facilities
within community board two in the borough of Manhattan.
  § 3. The lands hereby authorized by section one  of  this  act  to  be
discontinued  as  park  land and granted as a subsurface easement to the
metropolitan transportation authority are located in  the  city,  county
and  state  of New York in a park known as the grand canal court and are
bounded and described as follows:
  Permanent subsurface easement 1 on Tax Lot 33 in Block 227, Borough of
Manhattan:

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

A11187A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S8784
Current Committee:
Assembly Cities
Law Section:
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A7772, S6312

A11187A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the discontinuance of park land of a portion of subsurface real property in the city of New York and grants easements to the metropolitan transportation authority to enable the New York city transit authority to use such lands for the construction of a new subsurface electrical substation adjacent to the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.

A11187A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                11187--A

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 13, 2018
                               ___________

Introduced  by  COMMITTEE  ON RULES -- (at request of M. of A. Glick) --
  (at request of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority) -- read once
  and referred to the Committee on Cities -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to authorize the city of New York to discontinue the use as  park
  land  of  a  portion of real property in the county of New York and to
  grant easements

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Subject to the provisions of this act, but notwithstanding
any provision of law to the contrary, the city of  New  York  is  hereby
authorized  to  discontinue  permanently  the  use  as park land certain
subsurface portions of the lands described in section three of this  act
and  to discontinue temporarily the use as park land the lands described
in section four of this act and to grant easements to such lands to  the
metropolitan transportation authority, upon such terms and conditions as
the city shall determine, to enable the New York city transit authority,
an  affiliate  of the metropolitan transportation authority, to use such
lands for the construction of a  new  subsurface  electrical  substation
adjacent  to  the existing tunnel of the A, C, E subway lines to provide
power to enable additional subway trains to be operated.
  § 2. The authorizations provided in section one of this act  shall  be
effective only upon the condition that the city of New York dedicates an
amount  equal to or greater than the fair market value of the park lands
being discontinued towards the acquisition  of  new  park  lands  and/or
capital  improvements  to existing park land and recreational facilities
within the borough of Manhattan.
  § 3. The lands hereby authorized by section one  of  this  act  to  be
discontinued  as  park  land and granted as a subsurface easement to the
metropolitan transportation authority are located in  the  city,  county
and  state  of New York in a park known as the grand canal court and are
bounded and described as follows:

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

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