Ground Floor Uses Along Designated Streets

Along the portions of Austin Street and 71st Avenue specified on the map in the Appendix to this Chapter as Retail Continuity Streets, uses within stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level shall be limited to commercial or community facility uses permitted by the underlying district and the provisions of Section 86-12 (Modification of Uses Along Austin Street) and shall extend to a minimum depth in accordance with the provisions set forth in Section 37-32 (Ground Floor Depth Requirements for Certain Uses).

Such ground floor street frontage of a development or enlargement constructed after March 24, 2009, shall be allocated exclusively to such uses, except for Type 2 lobby space, entryways or entrances to subway stations and accessory parking spaces provided in accordance with applicable provisions of Section 37-33 (Maximum Width of Certain Uses).