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Goldman Harris seeks discretionary approvals for clients’ projects before the major land use agencies in NYC:

  • City Planning Commission, including projects subject to the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) and non-ULURP projects
  • Re-zonings
  • Special permits for landmarks (change of use or bulk), large scale plans, bulk waivers, transfers of development rights
  • Certifications, such as design changes of plazas (privately owned public spaces or POPS)
  • Authorizations
  • Letters of Substantial Compliance
  • Board of Standards and Appeals
  • Variances of use, bulk and parking
  • Special permits for parking, use or bulk waivers
  • Letters of No Objection and Certificates of Appropriateness and reports for special permits before the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission.
  • Landmarks Preservation Commission
  • Certificates of Appropriateness
  • Reports for Special Permits
  • Certificates of Ne Effect and other permits

 We represent clients on as-of-right projects and zoning lot mergers (sales of development rights).

Representative Project List Pending