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)).
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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).)
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)).