That approach would prioritize ULURP projects in areas hardest hit by COVID-19.
The city’s embattled 2018 rezoning of Inwood will now move forward.
"If we don’t have planning that is focused on racial equity, it’s essentially complicit in segregation."
As NYC neighborhoods push back against rezonings, de Blasio’s signature housing policy is threatened
Neighborhoods from Inwood to Bushwick are pushing back and stalling major changes proposed for their communities.
The protracted legal battle has given community groups time to plan for the neighborhood’s future.
The Council is crafting a rezoning plan with community advocates in what could be a "new path" for neighborhood rezonings.
A new mixed-use project could reshape the Flushing River waterfront, but concerns over its environmental impacts remain
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A judge called the city’s review of the contested rezoning "superficial."
Rezonings, new developments, and more big changes are on the horizon for these six neighborhoods
Housing advocates and pols are pushing for a racial impact study for city rezonings.
A new report spells out possible zoning reforms for the neighborhoods.
The push comes after a surprise kickstart to the rezoning’s official review.
"I am prepared to vote ‘no,’" says the area’s City Council member.
The 16-building complex says it will acquiesce to the local lawmaker’s conditions
The fate of the Sunset Park Industry City rezoning remains nebulous.
A year later, critics argued in court that the city’s rezoning is "illegally adopted"
Neighborhood advocates struck a critical hit to the towers in a David and Goliath battle that is far from over
The group is calling for a special district that would serve to mitigate some of the area’s longstanding environmental issues.
The plaintiffs challenge that the upzoning for 80 Flatbush is "unlawful"
The vote caps a years-long process to rezone State Island’s north shore
Preliminary recommendations say those units could be expanded for "all types of work"
The plan includes $92M for the long-awaited Lyons Pool complex
Only 55 percent of the affordable units estimated by the city were created
The EPA is working with the city to understand the rezoning’s impact on the canal
The bill would force a racial impact analysis with the environmental review process
Rezonings treat New Yorkers as "guinea pigs in badly designed experiments," said a Queens council member
One Assembly member says she is worried about the "city’s lack of focus on the sustainability of this area"
The data will help the city "no longer leap before we look" into rezonings, said the councilman behind the bill
Some 3,000 of those new units are earmarked as permanently below market rate
ULURP will kick off next week
Council member Carlos Menchaca said he’s "not sure that a rezoning is at all necessary now"
Developers spent more than $2 million to lobby for the now-delayed Industry City rezoning
Lawmakers fear the rezoning could "supercharge" displacement and gentrification in the working-class nabe