Below, please find an announcement of a hearing to be held by the New York City Council’s Environmental Protection Committee on two bills relating to wetlands protection. We would appreciate your testimony on the bills, which are attached to this email. Invitations are forthcoming by mail as well – this announcement is intended to help with schedule planning. Thank you for your input.
Thursday, January 22nd, 2009 in Chambers at 1 p.m.
The topics are:
Proposed Int. No. 506-A: By Council Members Gennaro, Addabbo Jr., Brewer, Fidler, Gentile, Gonzalez, James, Koppell, Liu, McMahon, Nelson, Sanders Jr., Weprin, Gerson and White, Jr.
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the creation of a comprehensive wetlands protection policy for New York City.
Preconsidered Int. No. By Council Member Vann
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to coordination between the department of buildings and other governmental agencies when development is proposed for the city’s coastal zone