New York City Government Information: Zoning & Development


The City Record Online
The electronic version of the Procurement Notices appearing in the printed version of The City Record -- Solicitations and Awards.

City Planning

Department of City Planning
Columbia University Libraries has copies of most of their Publications, of which the most prominent are:

  • Annual Report on Social Indicators. Annual.
    New York, N.Y. : The Department, 1990-2005.
    Call Number: HN 80 .N5 N50
    AB An764 - Avery
    A compendium of data on the economic, social, physical and environmental health of the city. The data were compiled from city, state and federal sources and summarized on a calendar or fiscal year basis.
  • City Planning Commission Reports
    City Planning Commission (CPC) Reports are the official records of actions taken by the CPC. The reports reflect the determinations of the Commission with respect to land use applications, including those subject to the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP), and others such as zoning text amendments and 197-a community-based plans.
  • Citywide Industry Study. 7 vols.
    New York, N.Y. : Dept. of City Planning, 1993.
    Call Number: AA9127 N4ln1 N47


  • Citywide Projects
  • Comprehensive Waterfront Plan, March 2011
  • ZoLa: Zoning and Land Use Application
    ZoLa provides a simple way to research zoning regulations in New York City. You can find the zoning for your property, discover new proposals for your neighborhood and learn where City Planning initiatives - such as FRESH and the Inclusionary Housing Program - apply throughout New York City.
  • Zoning Resolution
    New York : The Department, 1994-
    Call Number: AA9127 N4L1 N485111 F
    Includes the history and background of zoning in the city, and maps.