Special Height and Setback Provisions for Certain Areas

Community District 6, Manhattan

In Community District 6 in the Borough of Manhattan, for buildings developed or enlarged with towers in Commercial Districts mapped within R10 Districts located east of First Avenue and north of East 51st Street, the provisions of paragraph (a) of Section 35-64 (Tower Regulations) shall be modified to require that the tower-on-a-base provisions of Section 23-651 apply to all buildings where more than 25 percent of the total floor area of the building is allocated to residential uses, irrespective of whether the building has wide street or narrow street frontage. Such provisions shall be modified in accordance with the provisions of Section 23-675 (Provisions for certain R10 Districts within Community District 6 in the Borough of Manhattan), except that the building base modifications set forth in paragraphs (a)(1) through (a)(3) of Section 35-64 shall apply.