Here’s an answer to a previous post’s question, Where is Carl Weisbrod?
There will be a new city planning commissioner on March 1, but we can still ask Weisbrod why he hasn’t certified the rezoning plan for Sutton Place. After all, it was submitted by the East River 50s Alliance two months ago.
The plan would block a ludicrous proposal to build a megatower in the middle of leafy 58th Street, right off Sutton Place. It would also promote more affordable housing than required under the current rules.
Weisbrod will be appearing tomorrow on a panel discussion sponsored by The New York Landmarks Conservancy titled “Planning, Preservation and Community Participation.” East Siders attending may have an opportunity to ask Weisbrod why there’s been no response to the rezoning plan, an exemplary example of planning and community participation.
For more information and to RSVP, visit http://www.nylandmarks.org/
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