In other City Council news from yesterday, two bills of interest were passed on their first reading: B16-0818
, the alley closing request for the east side of Square 701, bounded by 1st, M, N, and Cushing (where a group of developers is planning 500,000 sq ft of office, residential, and retail), and B16-0929
, the bill to allow PILOT funding
for needed infrastructure improvements at Capper / Carrollsburg
. These bills will both have their second reading and final vote on Dec. 5.