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Policy Summary

This amendment require[s] the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services to create and maintain a list of property owned or leased by the city that includes an assessment of the land, including whether the land is potentially suitable for urban agriculture (see new section 4-208 (a)(64)).

Background Information

State New York
Jurisdiction Name New York
Jurisdiction Type City,
Population Size 800,000+
Legal Strategies
  • Requires something, sets standards
  • Provides education, promotes awareness, or provides information
Reach Limited scope
It is an administrative policy, applying to the New York City Dept. of Citywide Admin Services.
Food System Category Grow;

Policy Details

Refers to priority populations?
No

Health-related goal?
No

Environmental goal?
No

Economic goal?
No

Includes findings?
No

Has a stated intent or purpose?
No

Includes definitions?
No

Addresses implementation?
Yes

Directs that list of real property owned or leased by the city shall include specific information; 65 things are listed. (Sec. 1, new section 4-208 (a).)

Enforcement provisions?
No

Evaluation component?
No

Requires extra investment?
No

Code context and ordinance history

Uncodified ordinance amending City of New York Administrative Code Title 4, Chapter 2. Codified version is at http://public.leginfo.state.ny.us/lawssrch.cgi?NVLWO: (scroll down, find "ADC"--click on that, and search for Title 4 (Property of the City), Chapter 2 (Real Property Management), Section 208 (List of City-Owned and Operated Real Property)).