STORAGE OF VEHICLES BY SECOND-HAND AUTOMOBILE DEALERS IN PUBLIC SPACE RULE

Proposed Rules: Closed to Comments

Agency:
Comment By: 
Thursday, April 21, 2016
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Statement of Basis and Purpose of Proposed Rule

Subdivision a of section 20-268 of Title 20 of the New York City Administrative Code makes it “unlawful for any dealer in second-hand articles to carry on his or her business at any place other than the one designated in such license,” including business that is conducted in public spaces.  Additionally, the Department has found that second-hand automobiles are frequently parked, stored or displayed in public spaces, such as sidewalks and streets, which interferes with pedestrian use and creates blockage, congestion and potential safety hazards. 

The proposed rule is necessary to clarify that second-hand automobile dealers cannot park, store or display second-hand automobiles on public spaces and to ensure that second-hand automobile dealers park their vehicles in a manner that is safe and does not interfere with the flow of pedestrian traffic. 

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 “Shall” and “must” denote mandatory requirements and may be used interchangeably in the rules of this department, unless otherwise specified or unless the context clearly indicates otherwise.

Public Hearing
Subject: 

.STORAGE OF VEHICLES BY SECOND-HAND AUTOMOBILE DEALERS IN PUBLIC SPACE RULE

Public Hearing Date: 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 10:00am
Contact: 

Casey Adams, 212-436-0095

Location: 
DCA Hearing Room
66 John St. 11th Floor
New York, NY 10038