Queens Community Board 1

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

REGULAR MONTHLY MEETING & PUBLIC HEARING

Tuesday, June 18, 2024, 6:30 PM
at THE ASTORIA WORLD MANOR
25-22 ASTORIA BOULEVARD, ASTORIA

Meetings will be in person/live with a YouTube component at:

Community Board One Queens

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE 

Item #1: N240290ZRY City of Yes for Housing Opportunity (CoYHO)
Zoning Text Amendments
Discussion: Regarding Committee Report to Community Board
for Public Hearing and Vote on June 18, 2024.
The NYC Department of City Planning is proposing citywide zoning text
amendments in order to expand housing opportunities within all zoning
districts.
For more information: https://zap.planning.nyc.gov/projects/2023Y0427

Item #2: The Department of Transportation will provide a presentation:
Public realm in cycling corridor improvements for 31st Avenue.

BUSINESS SESSION

• Adoption May 2024 Minutes
• Chair’s Report
• District Manager’s Report
• Committee Reports
• Old/New Business

*Only Board Members are permitted to speak during this portion of the meeting.

ELECTED OFFICIALS/REPRESENTATIVES
• Announcements
• Updates

PUBLIC SESSION

Members of the public are invited to speak. Limited to two (2) minutes per speaker.

ADJOURNMENT

Next Regularly Scheduled Board Meeting: September 2024

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