Legislation Adopted by City Council at the Regular Legislative Meeting July 15, 2008

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LEGISLATION ADOPTED BY CITY COUNCIL AT THE REGULAR LEGISLATIVE MEETING HELD ON TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2008.

CONSENT AGENDA:

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AMENDMENT TO 2008 BUDGET

RE: BULLETPROOF VEST PARTNERSHIP ACT GRANT
___ 143 Ordinance accepting the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, Bulletproof Vest Partnership Act Grant, amending Ordinance No. 301 of 2007, the Budget of the City of New Rochelle for 2008, and appropriating funds therefor (New Rochelle Police
Department – Bulletproof Vest Program).

AMENDMENT TO CODE OF THE CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE
RE: HOLIDAYS – NON-REPRESENTED EMPLOYEES
___ 144 Ordinance amending Section 52-22 (A) of Chapter 52, Personnel, of the New Rochelle
City Code.

AMENDMENT TO 2008 BUDGET
RE: ACCEPTANCE OF GIFT DONATION FOR NETWORK YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
___ 145 Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 301 of 2007, the Budget of the City of New Rochelle for 2008, relative to accepting gift donations for the Network Youth Leadership Youth
Employment Program and appropriating funds therefor.

AMENDMENT TO CODE OF THE CITY OF NEW ROCHELLE
RE: REQUEST FROM TAXI ASSOCIATION FOR FARE INCREASE
___ 146 Ordinance to amend Sections 290-13A and I, Rates of Fare, of Chapter 290, Taxicabs, of the Code of the City of New Rochelle.

WAIVER OF ELECTRICAL FEES
___ 147 Resolution granting a waiver from fees for electrical permits for power factor technology work funded through the NYSERDA program.

End of Consent Agenda

Legislation Adopted Tuesday, July 15, 2008
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CK. NO. SUBJECT

ECHO BAY
RE: GRANT APPLICATION – ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION FUND
___ 148 Resolution authorizing the City Manager to submit an application to the NYS Department of State Division of Coastal Resources (Echo Bay).

BID RESULTS – CITYWIDE DRAINAGE CONTRACT
___ 149 Resolution accepting the lowest responsible bid of Cassidy Excavating, Inc. regarding
Citywide drainage improvements, Project No. 02-999-P11.

AMENDMENT TO 2008 BUDGET
RE: SUSTAINABILITY COORDINATOR CONSULTANT
___ 150 Ordinance amending Ordinance No. 301 of 2007, the Budget of the City of New Rochelle for 2008, relative to the Sustainability Coordinator Consultant.

PROPOSED LOCAL LAW, INTRO. NO. 3
AMENDMENT TO ZONING CODE, CHAPTER 331

RE: PRIVATE ART BETTERMENT PROGRAM
Lead Agency
___ 151 Resolution declaring the City Council Lead Agency under the regulations promulgated
by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and directing
compliance with same in relation to the proposed Local Law No. creating a new
Section 331-120-1, Private Art Betterments, to Chapter 331, Zoning, of the New Rochelle
Zoning Code.
___ 152 Resolution directing Public Hearing at the first meeting in September, 2008.
PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO ZONING CODE, MAP, CHAPTER 331
RE: FOURTH PHASE – MULTI-FAMILY RESIDENCE (RMF) DISTRICTS
Negative Declaration:
___ 153 Resolution issuing a Negative Declaration of Environmental Significance under the Regulations

Promulgated by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation and directing
compliance with same regarding the proposed amendments to the New Rochelle Zoning Map,
forming part of Chapter 331, Zoning, of the New Rochelle Zoning Code, by changing the zoning
classification of certain properties located along Prospect Street, Davis Avenue, Centre Avenue,
Trinity Place, Division Street, Church Street, Mt. Etna Place, North Avenue, Locust Avenue,
Euclid Place, Franklin Avenue, Pelham Road, Hickory Street, Union Street, Summit Avenue and
White Oak Street, to the R2-7.0, Two-Family Residence District; and the area at or near the
intersection of Maple Avenue and Davis Avenue, to the R1-10A, One-Family Residence District.
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CK. NO. SUBJECT
Proposed Amendment to Zoning Code, Map, Chapter 331:
___ 154 Ordinance amending the New Rochelle Zoning Map, forming part of Chapter 331, Zoning, of the
New Rochelle Zoning Code, by changing the zoning classification of certain properties located
along Prospect Street, Davis Avenue, Centre Avenue, Trinity Place, Division Street, Church
Street, Mt. Etna Place, North Avenue, Locust Avenue, Euclid Place, Franklin Avenue, Pelham
Road, Hickory Street, Union Street, Summit Avenue and White Oak Street, to the R2-7.0, Two-
Family Residence District; and the area at or near the intersection of Maple Avenue and Davis
Avenue, to the R1-10A, One-Family Residence District.

Special Meeting: Wednesday, July 30, 2008, at 3:45 P. M.

Next Committee of the Whole Session: first meeting in September, 2008 (date to be determined)

Next Regular Legislative Meeting: Tuesday, September 16, 2008, at 7:00 P. M.

DOROTHY ALLEN
CITY CLERK
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