March 2021


The physical Manhattan Community Board 1 office is closed until further notice. Please use man01@cb.nyc.gov as the principal means of communication with Community Board 1 staff who are working remotely to every extent possible. Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc


All meetings begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.
Please check agendas weekly. We will continue to update as we receive ongoing information on priority business.


3/2 Transportation & Street Activity Permits Committee
1) City Administrative Policy Act (CAPA) Department of Transportation Regulatory Agenda for Fiscal Year 2021 - Discussion
2) Street Use Priorities - Discussion
3) Congestion Pricing Working Group - Discussion

3/3 Battery Park City Committee
1) Battery Park; Park Operations - Update by Bruno Pomponio, Vice President, Parks Operations, BPCA and Ryan Torres, Assistant Vice President of Parks Operations, BPCA
2) Brookdale Updates - Presentation by Maureen Murphy, Director of Sales & Marketing at Brookdale Battery Park City
3) BPCA Report – Nicholas Sbordone, Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs, Battery Park City Authority
4) BPC Security Update – Patrick Murphy, Director of Security, Allied Universal

3/8 Land Use, Zoning & Economic Development Committee
1) FY 2022 New York State Executive Budget Article 7 PART L: “Repurposing Underutilized Commercial Space for Housing” - Presentation by Andra Stanley, Housing Committee Director and Counsel & Lizzie Lee, Community Liaison, Office of Senator Kavanagh & Discussion*
2) Planning Together: A New Comprehensive Planning Framework for New York City - Discussion & Resolution

3/9 Youth & Education Committee
1) Status on COVID-19 vaccines for NYC educators -  Discussion & Possible Resolution
2) New York Harbor School Pool - Update

3/10 Licensing & Permits Committee
Additional information about specific State Liquor Authority license applications is available by request to the Community Board 1 Office approvals@cb.nyc.gov

Seaport/Civic Center area
1) Pier 16, 89 South Street, application for liquor license for VB Pier 16 LLC d/b/a TBD - Resolution

The following notices have been received for renewal, upgrade, corporate change, minor alteration or transfer of wine and beer or liquor licenses, renewal of sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:

Battery Park City area
1) Agenda to be determined

The following notices have been received for renewal, upgrade, corporate change, minor alteration or transfer of wine and beer or liquor licenses, renewal of sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
● 225 Liberty Street, Store 245A, application for renewal of liquor license for Tartinery Liberty LLC d/b/a Tartinery
● 200 Vesey Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Del Frisco’s Grille of New York, LLC d/b/a Del Frisco’s Grille
● 225 Liberty Street, application for corporate change for liquor license for Downtown Tacos LLC d/b/a Dos Toros

Tribeca area
1) 456 Greenwich Street, application for liquor license for CBCS Washington Street LP, 456 F&B LLC and Hotel Barriere Management USA Company LLC - Discussion
2) 185 Greenwich Street, application for liquor license for Tower 4 Liberty Market LLC d/b/a Gansevoort Liberty Market - Resolution
3) 124 Chambers Street, application for liquor license for Corp To be Formed by Paolo Italia d/b/a Poseidon - Resolution
4) 41 Murray Street, application for liquor license for Barry Lipsitz or an Entity to be Formed d/b/a TBD - Resolution
5) 78-82 Reade Street, application for alteration of current on-premise liquor license for Balcony Cafe Inc d/b/a 1803 to add an additional bar - Discussion & Possible Resolution

The following notices have been received for renewal, upgrade, corporate change, minor alteration or transfer of wine and beer or liquor licenses, renewal of sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
● 17 Murray Street, application for renewal of liquor license for 17 Murray Rest Corp. d/b/a Dark Horse
● 2 Desbrosses Street, 12th Floor, application for renewal of liquor license for Apogee Events Inc. d/b/a Tribeca Rooftop
● 305 Church Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Mexma LLC d/b/a Belle Reve

Financial District area
1) 6 Stone Street, application for liquor license for More Peas LLC d/b/a TBD - Resolution

The following notices have been received for renewal, upgrade, corporate change, minor alteration or transfer of wine and beer or liquor licenses, renewal of sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
● Peter Minuit Plaza at New Amsterdam Pavilion, application for renewal of liquor license for Nandita Inc d/b/a Waves Cafe
● 60-62-64 Pine Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Downtown Association d/b/a TBD
● 201 Pearl Street, application for corporate change for liquor license for 101 Maiden Tacos LLC d/b/a Dos Toros
● 1 State Street, application for corporate change for liquor license for 1 State Tacos LLC d/b/a Dos Toros
● 10 South Street, Slip 7, Manhattan Ferry Landing, Governors Island, application for renewal of seasonal liquor license for Island Oyster LLC d/b/a Island Oyster

3/11 Landmarks & Preservation Committee
1) 140 West Broadway, application for sidewalk vault replacement - Resolution
2) 401 Greenwich Street, proposal to alter facade and add architectural detail and storefront cladding with steel and aluminum composite - Resolution

3/15 Environmental Protection Committee
1) Hudson River Fish Die-Off - Discussion with Rachel Sysak, Division of Marine Resources, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
2) Water Quality - Presentation by Bureau of Water Supply, NYC Department of Environmental Protection
3) Battery Wharf Resiliency - Presentation by NYC Economic Development Corporation & NYC Department of Parks & Recreation

3/16 Waterfront, Parks & Cultural Committee
1) Future of Pier A - Discussion with Warrie Price, Founder and President, Battery Conservancy

3/17 Executive Committee
1) 2021 Municipal Elections and Polling Site Taskforce - Discussion & Possible Resolution
2) Committee reports

3/18 Health & Human Services  Subcommittee — 6 p.m.
1) State of the City’s Response to COVID-19 - Updates

3/18 Quality of Life & Service Delivery Committee – 6:30 p.m.
1) Hate Crimes and Bias Attacks Against the Asian Community - Discussion
2) Gaps in COVID-19 Recovery Relief for Owner-Occupied Housing - Discussion & Resolution
3) Justice Considerations from the Mayor’s 2021 State of the City - Discussion

3/23 CB 1 Monthly Meeting – 6 p.m.
        Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc


All documents relating to the above agenda items are on file at the Community Board 1 office and are available for viewing by the public upon written request to man01@cb.nyc.gov

At all meetings, additional items may be raised as "New Business"


CB1'S DISTRICT MANAGER


Lucian Reynolds is CB1's District Manager. Mr. Reynolds has a range of skills and experience in urban planning with a focus on transportation and the environment, technology and economic development.
 
He can be reached at lureynolds@cb.nyc.gov or 212-669-7971.







 




 
















 

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March 2021



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