Chapter 1 - Enforcement, Administration and Amendments

The City of New York
Eric Adams, Mayor
City Planning Commission
Daniel R. Garodnick, Chair

The Commissioner of the Department of Buildings shall administer and enforce this Resolution, except as otherwise specifically provided in the New York City Charter and in this Resolution.

The Department of Environmental Protection shall have exclusive jurisdiction to administer and enforce all provisions of this Resolution relating to air pollution, specifically including the performance standards regulating smoke, dust and other particulate matter, odorous matter, and toxic or noxious matter emitted into the atmosphere, in accordance with rules and regulations adopted by the Department of Environmental Protection.

The City Planning Commission shall adopt resolutions to amend the text of this Resolution or the zoning maps incorporated therein, and the City Council shall act upon such amendments, in accordance with the provisions of the New York City Charter.