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The tower lot coverage requirements of paragraph (c) of Section 93-42 shall not apply within the Farley Corridor Subdistrict B.



93-521 450 West 33RD Street
The provisions of this Section shall apply within an area bounded by Tenth Ave, West 31st Street, the Lincoln Tunnel Approach and West 33rd Street.
No building shall exceed a height of 150 feet within 10 feet of West 33rd Street, 15 feet of Tenth Avenue and 20 feet of West 31st Street, except as provided below:
  1. along West 31st Street, a building may rise without setback provided no part of such building is within 15 feet of West 31st Street; and
  2. along West 33rd Street, a building may rise without setback, provided that the aggregate width of street walls above a height of 150 feet and within 10 feet of the West 33rd Street street line does not exceed 50 percent of the length of the West 33rd Street frontage of the zoning lot.

However, if more than 75 percent of the total floor area existing on the zoning lot on January 19, 2005, is demolished, the reconstructed buildings shall not exceed a height of 150 feet within 15 feet of a wide street line and 20 feet of a narrow street line.
93-522 Ninth Avenue Rail Yard
The provisions of this Section shall apply within the area bounded by Ninth Ave, West 31st Street, the Lincoln Tunnel Approach and West 33rd Street.
No building or other structure shall exceed a height of 150 feet within 15 feet of a wide street line and 20 feet of a narrow street line. However, on a narrow street, a building may rise without setback provided no part of such building is within 15 feet of the narrow street line.
No rear yard or rear yard equivalent regulations shall apply to any building developed or enlarged pursuant to this Section. Furthermore, the provisions of this Section may be waived or modified in conjunction with the granting of a special permit pursuant to Section 74-41 (Arenas, Auditoriums, Stadiums or Trade Expositions) for the development of an arena in the area bounded by Ninth Avenue, West 31st Street, Dyer Avenue and West 33rd Street.
93-523 Pennsylvania Station Subarea B4
Along Eighth Avenue, street walls shall be provided as follows:
  1. A street wall shall be provided for the mandatory public space required pursuant to paragraph (a) of Section 93-74. Such street wall shall extend for at least 100 feet along the Eighth Avenue sidewalk widening line and rise without setback to a minimum height of 60 feet. No portion of such street wall shall exceed a height of 150 feet within 15 feet of the Eighth Avenue street line. However, such street wall may encroach upon the mandatory sidewalk widening provided the height of such street wall within the sidewalk widening does not exceed 90 feet.
  2. In addition to the street wall required pursuant to paragraph (a) of this Section, street walls shall be provided along at least 35 percent of the Eighth Avenue frontage of the zoning lot. Such street walls shall be located within 10 feet of the Eighth Avenue street line and rise without setback to a minimum height of 90 feet and a maximum height of 150 feet, except that no setbacks shall be required where such street walls are located 10 feet from the Eighth Avenue street line.
  3. No street walls shall be located further than 10 feet from the Eighth Avenue street line unless they front upon a public plaza provided pursuant to paragraph (c) of Section 93-74. Along West 31st and West 33rd Streets, any portion of a street wall that exceeds a height of 150 feet shall be set back at least 15 feet from the West 31st and West 33rd Street street lines, as applicable. As an alternative, if the entire building is set back at least 10 feet from the West 31st or West 33rd Street street line, such building may rise without setback along such street.

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