Westchester County
New York

Act
ACT-2019-172

Land Acquisition-1621 Lincoln Terrace, Peekskill

Information

Department:County ExecutiveSponsors:County Executive
Category:Act

Body

An ACT authorizing Westchester County to purchase approximately 0.15 acres of real property in the City of Peekskill and to subsequently convey said property, as well as grant and accept any property rights necessary in furtherance thereof, for the purpose of creating three affordable rental units that will affirmatively further fair housing and remain affordable in perpetuity.

Meeting History

Aug 5, 2019 10:00 AM Video Board of Legislators Regular Meeting

On motion of Ms. Parker the above item was received, filed and referred to the Committees on Budget & Appropriations and Labor & Housing.

RESULT:REFERRED TO COMMITTEE
Aug 26, 2019 10:00 AM Video Budget & Appropriations Committee Meeting

Joint with LH.

Guests: Planning: Commissioner Norma Drummond

Please refer to item # 3. With a motion by Legislator Borgia and seconded by Legislator Maher the item was approved with a vote of 7-0.

RESULT:SIGNED BY COMMITTEE
Aug 26, 2019 10:01 AM  Labor & Housing Committee Meeting
draft Draft

Joint with BA.

Guest: Planning: Commissioner Norma Drummond

Commissioner Drummond and Jane Lindau from the Department of Planning came before the Committee to discuss item # 12076, 12077- 1621 Lincoln Terrace, Peekskill. Ms. Drummond explained that this is an Act to authorize the purchase and conveyance of approximately .15 acres of real property containing two two-bedroom and one three-bedroom rental units in the amount of NTE $306,000. The Developer plans to preserve the three existing, occupied Section 8 Housing units into AFFH units both for households earning up to 50% AMI. The tenants will not be displaced. The site is located near the Metro North Train station, within the Peekskill School District and Bus Routes. The Developer, Mt Olive HDFC (Housing Development Fund Company) will provide approximately $90,000 towards the purchase price plus closing fees, for a total amount of $396,000. Prior to the sale, Mount Olive Baptist Church will make any necessary repairs to the building. With a motion by Legislator Borgia and seconded by Legislator A. Williams the item was approved with a vote of 6-0.

RESULT:SIGNED BY COMMITTEE
Sep 16, 2019 7:00 PM  Board of Legislators Regular Meeting

Submitted by COMMITTEES ON BUDGET & APPROPRIATIONS AND LABOR & HOUSING.

Ms. Borgia and Mr. Maher presented the report and Act and moved that the report be received, filed and approved and the Act adopted, which motion was carried by the following vote.

RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:Catherine Parker, John G. Testa, Nancy Barr, Catherine Borgia, Gordon A. Burrows, Terry A. Clements, Kitley Covill, Margaret A Cunzio, Christopher Johnson, Michael Kaplowitz, Damon Maher, Virginia Perez, MaryJane Shimsky, David J. Tubiolo, Alfreda Williams, Lyndon Williams, Benjamin Boykin