Amendment of Sidewalk Cafe Rules

The DCA made updates to Subchapter F of Chapter 2 of Title 6 of the Rules of the City of New York that will go into effect on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019.


They include:

- Incorporate the definition and physical criteria for small sidewalk cafés provided in Sections 12-10 and 14-30 of the Zoning Resolution of the City of New York.

- Clarify the meaning of “public sidewalk,” pursuant to Section 20-223(a) of the NYC Administrative Code (Code), by incorporating the definitions for “sidewalk” provided in Section 19-101 of the Code and Section 4-01(b) of Title 34, Chapter 4, of the Rules.

- Amend the process for seeking a waiver when an object is placed on the sidewalk after an initial revocable consent and license have been granted.


To view the other important changes, click here for an overview. Or download a copy of the Notice of Adoption here.

0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Hearing Notice - 11/10 at 1pm

Please be advised that the Committee on Housing & Buildings will hold a hearing on Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 1:00pm, virtually via Zoom-Webinar regarding the following: Oversight – COVID-19 and Re

Tenant Protection Plan Service Notice

Beginning on June 22, 2020, an updated version of the TPP1: Tenant Protection Plan Form must be used and the associated Tenant Protection Plan Notice to Occupants must be distributed to occupied dwell

SBA Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application

The Small Business Administration (SBA) has released its much anticipated Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiveness application, which may be found here. The loan forgiveness application prov