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Vicky Garvey
Director, Planning & Development
(718) 286-2860
[email protected]

The Office of Queens Borough President Donovan Richards and the NYC Department of City Planning host a Land Use and Affordable Housing Seminar for Faith-Based Organizations. Held on June 8, 2023.

The Office of Queens Borough President Donovan Richards and the NYC Department of City Planning host an Environmental Review webinar training for Community Board members to discuss what it is, why it exists and what it has to do with Community Boards.

The Office of Queens Borough President Donovan Richards and the NYC Department of City Planning host a “What is Zoning” webinar training to discuss what zoning is, why it exists and what it has to do with Community Boards.

Affordable Housing and Land Use Training Webinar for Community Board Members

Borough President Richards, his staff and representatives from the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development hosted an affordable housing and land use training webinar for community board members on January 31, 2023. The educational webinar can be viewed above.

LAND USE PUBLIC HEARING: MARCH 14

Borough President Richards’ next Land Use Public Hearing will be held on Thursday, March 14 at 9:30am. The hearing will be held in a hybrid manner, with attendees being able to attend virtually via Zoom and in person at Queens Borough Hall.

Click here to view the agenda for the hearing,

Click here to register to deliver testimony via Zoom. Those wishing to deliver testimony in person can sign up upon arrival at Queens Borough Hall. 

2024 LAND USE PUBLIC HEARINGS

The hearings are generally scheduled every three weeks on Thursdays at 9:30am, except when they fall on holidays. Hearings will be held in a hybrid manner and live streamed both at www.queensbp.org and on the Borough President’s YouTube channel. 

PLEASE NOTE: If you wish to testify at a public hearing, you must identify yourself before you speak, keep your camera on during the 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 our office. 

For dial-in users, please let the Planning and Development staff know you wish to dial into our public hearing by calling 718-286-2680 or emailing [email protected].

The full 2024 Land Use Public Hearing schedule, subject to change, is as follows:

  • Thursday, January 11
  • Thursday, February 1
  • Thursday, February 29 [CANCELLED]
  • Thursday, March 14
  • Thursday, April 4
  • Thursday, May 16
  • Thursday, June 6
  • Thursday, June 27
  • Thursday, July 18
  • Thursday, August 15
  • Thursday, September 5
  • Thursday, September 26
  • Thursday, October 17
  • Thursday, November 7
  • Thursday, December 5
  • Thursday, December 19
2023 LAND USE PUBLIC HEARINGS

The full 2023 Land Use Public Hearing schedule is below. Click on a date below to watch the respective land use hearing:

Click here for Land Use Items heard in 2023

Click Here for Land Use Items heard in 2022

Click Here for Land Use Items heard between December 2020 and December 2021

Click Here for Land Use Items heard prior to December 3, 2020