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File #: 19-1916    Version: 1 Name: Investigation for an Area in Need of Redvelopment (Mulberry and Emmet Street)
Type: Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 12/2/2019 In control: Economic and Housing Development
On agenda: 1/8/2020 Final action: 1/8/2020
Title: Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending Type of Service: Investigation for Area in Need of Redevelopment Purpose: Central Planning Board to determine if area is in need of redevelopment List of Property: (Address/Block/Lot/Ward) 528-532 Mulberry Street/Block 1181/Lot 1/East Ward 526 Mulberry Street/Block 1181/Lot 4/East Ward 166-170 Emmet Street/Block 1181/Lot 51/East Ward Additional Information:
Sponsors: Council of the Whole
Attachments: 1. 19-1916 certified resolution.pdf
Title
Dept/ Agency: Economic and Housing Development
Action: ( ) Ratifying (X) Authorizing ( ) Amending
Type of Service: Investigation for Area in Need of Redevelopment
Purpose: Central Planning Board to determine if area is in
need of redevelopment
List of Property:
(Address/Block/Lot/Ward)
528-532 Mulberry Street/Block 1181/Lot 1/East Ward
526 Mulberry Street/Block 1181/Lot 4/East Ward
166-170 Emmet Street/Block 1181/Lot 51/East Ward
Additional Information:

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WHEREAS, the Department of Economic and Housing Development has requested that the properties identified on the Official Tax Map of the City of Newark as 528-532 Mulberry Street, 526 Mulberry Street, and 166-170 Emmet Street (Block 1181, Lots 1, 4, and 51) (the "Study Area") in the East Ward, be investigated by the Central Planning Board to determine if the Study Area is an "area in need of redevelopment" under the Local Redevelopment and Housing Law (the "LRHL"), under N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-1 et seq.; and

WHEREAS, the LRHL authorizes the Governing Body, by resolution, to authorize the Central Planning Board to undertake a preliminary investigation (the "Investigation") to determine whether an area (or any portion thereof) is an "area in need of redevelopment" according to the criteria set forth in N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-5 of the LRHL; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A:12A-6, "the resolution authorizing the Central Planning Board to undertake a preliminary investigation shall state whether the redevelopment area determination shall authorize the municipality to use all those powers provided by the Legislature for use in a redevelopment area other than the use of eminent domain (hereinafter referred to as a "Non-Condemnation Redevelopment Area") or whether the redevelopment area determination shall authorize the municipality to use all those powers provided by the Legislature for use in a redevelopment area, including the power ...

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