Isn't it nice to see the Queen of Queens Crap, Melinda Katz, working on behalf of her subjects for a change? It only took her 6 years...
City planning officials first pitched the idea of rezoning to the public last September, after Councilwoman Melinda Katz requested a formal study based on nearly five years of informal research and lobbying by local civic leaders.
CB 6 greenlights Forest Hills rezoning plan
The rezoning brings City Planning's map into better alignment with the existing variety of housing types in the area, which currently has a blanket zone of R3-2 that permits detached and semi-detached buildings up to 35 feet high on lots 18 to 40 feet wide.
Forest Hills Rezone Proposal Gets CB 6’s Unanimous Nod
Plans to preserve the character of the 41-block area - bordered largely by Kessel St. to the north, 69th Ave. to the west and Union Turnpike to the south and east - will go before Borough President Helen Marshall on Aug. 30.
Rezoning plan for Forest Hills draws cheers
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