Sunnyside/Woodside Zoning Maps are Available

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  1. sunnyside_south

    thanks for posting this. residents need to pay attention to this proposal, as it is the city's MO to jam as many condos and people in the western queens neighborhoods. there are valid concerns over this including the impact it will have on infrastructure such as our schools, subway and parking.

    unfortunately, you can't trust the city to rezone the area in a way that doesn't hurt the quality of life. one of the great things about sunnyside is that it's a little less crowded than other areas of the city, and I would hate to lose that if boulevard becomes lined w. 12 story buildings.

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  2. Angus Grieve-Smith

    Thanks to you and to Jimmy's staff for posting the latest proposal! Here is my analysis of the differences.

    The main differences have to do with commercial zoning along Greenpoint and Roosevelt Avenues. They decrease the allowed height of the buildings (which I am taking a mostly neutral stance on), and decrease the parking requirement between 41st and 44th Streets. From a parking point of view, it's a good change.

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