LAND USE PUBLIC HEARING
Thursday, June 9 at 9:30 AM
(June 7, 2022 at 11:15am)
QUEENS, NY – Queens Borough President Donovan Richards Jr. will hold a Public Hearing on Land Use. It will be held in a hybrid manner and will be streamed live at www.queensbp.org. The agenda includes:
- Application submitted by Mikhail Kantius for an amendment of the Zoning Map: a) eliminating from within an existing R4 District a C1-3 District bounded by a line 100 feet southerly of Union Turnpike, 164th Street, the westerly centerline prolongation of 81st Avenue, and a line midway between 162nd Street and 164th Street; b.) eliminating from within an existing R5D District a C1-3 District bounded by Union Turnpike, 164th Street, a line 100 feet southerly of Union Turnpike, and 162nd Street; c.) establishing within an existing R4 District a C2-3 District bounded by a line 100 feet southerly of Union Turnpike, 164th Street, the westerly centerline prolongation of 81st Avenue, and a line midway between 162nd Street and 164th Street; and d.) establishing within an existing R5D District a C2-3 District bounded by Union Turnpike, 164th Street, a line 100 feet southerly of Union Turnpike, and 162nd Street. (ULURP #220414 ZMQ)
Location is in Hillcrest within Community Board District 8.
Those who wish to testify virtually may register for speaking time by visiting www.queensbp.org/landuse and submitting their contact information. Each registrant will receive a confirmation e-mail with instructions on how to participate in the live public hearing. Virtual speaking time can also be arranged by calling (718) 286-3000 between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. prior to the date of the hearing.
If you wish to testify virtually, you must identify yourself before you speak, keep your camera on during your testimony, display your name accurately on Zoom and state your name for the record; otherwise, you might not be permitted to testify absent prior approval from the Queens Borough President’s Office. For those planning to dial into the public hearing, please inform the Planning and Development staff in advance by calling 718-286-2680 or e-mailing [email protected].
Members of the public may also attend the hearing and deliver testimony in person in the Borough President’s Conference Room at Queens Borough Hall, located at 120-55 Queens Boulevard in Kew Gardens.
Written testimony is welcome from those unable to testify live. All written testimony must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2022 and may be submitted by e-mail to [email protected] or by conventional mail sent to the Office of the Queens Borough President at 120-55 Queens Boulevard – Room 226, Kew Gardens, NY 11424.
WHAT: Borough President Richards Holds Public Hearing on Land Use
WHEN: Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 9:30 AM
WHERE: Held in a hybrid manner. Public live stream at www.queensbp.org
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