Housing & Buildings Hearing Notice - Sept. 13 at 11am at City Hall

Please be advised that the Committee on Housing & Buildings will hold a hearing on Monday, September 13, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. in Chambers, City Hall, New York, NY, regarding the following legislation. The hearing is posted online here.

· Int. No. 1817 (Cumbo), in relation to affordable housing lottery processes

· Int. No. 2259 (Cornegy), in relation to an extension of the deadlines for inspection and correction of building gas piping systems in certain community districts

· Int. No. 2262 (Cornegy), in relation to final inspections for temporary construction equipment permits and prohibiting stand-off brackets

· Int. No. 2263 (Cornegy), in relation to the definition of major building

· Int. No. 2264 (Cornegy), in relation to cold-formed steel construction

· Int. No. 2276 (Moya), in relation to construction superintendents, and repealing sections 3310.8.3 and 3310.8.6 of the New York city building code in relation to inspections required by site safety managers or coordinators, and in relation to reasonable prudence required by site safety managers or coordinators to ensure safety

· Proposed Int. No. 2278-A (PA Williams), in relation to licensing of general contractors

· Int. No. 2309 (Kallos), in relation to requiring registration for short-term rentals and booking services

· Int. No. 2321 (Cornegy), in relation to creating a hardship program for inspection and correction of building gas piping systems

· Int. No. 2361 (Cornegy), in relation to creating a questionnaire related to the inspection and correction of building gas piping systems

· Int. No. 2377 (Cornegy), in relation to extending the physical scope of gas piping inspections

You are hereby invited to attend and testify. If you plan to participate, it would be greatly appreciated if you could bring twenty (20) copies double-sided of your written testimony to the hearing.

The entrance to the hearing and restrooms are fully accessible. For questions about accessibility or to request additional accommodations please contact Nicole Benjamin (NBenjamin@council.nyc.gov or 212-482-5176) at least 72 hours before the hearing. For all other questions about the hearing, please contact me directly.

Please be advised that all individuals entering City Hall must adhere to the following COVID-19 safety protocols:

(1) Properly wear a face covering at all times while in City Hall;

(2) Maintain physical distancing of 6 feet from others at all times except when not feasible in limited circumstances; and

(3) Complete a screening questionnaire for COVID-19 infection, exposure, and symptoms prior to entering the building.

I would appreciate receiving a response from you as to whether or not you will be able to attend. Thank you for your cooperation.


Audrey Son

Legislative Counsel, Legislative Division

250 Broadway

New York, NY 10007


(929) 526-5158


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