July 2022

Agendas from July 18 through July 26, 2022

The physical Manhattan Community Board 1 office at 1 Centre St., Room 2202-A North has reopened. 

All meetings begin at 6 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

After Aug. 13, 2022 Community Board members, applicants and public members may be required to attend in person. We are awaiting further guidance from the New York Governor’s Executive Office and the Office of the Manhattan Borough President. Community Board 1 will communicate whether or not there is a change by email blast, our
website and updates on social media. If we do return to an in-person meeting format, the public is encouraged to use webex via https://live.mcb1.nyc due to acute capacity constraints.

Please check agendas weekly. We will continue to update as we receive ongoing information on priority business.

To watch via Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc

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.

“All meetings are recorded to the extent practicable and posted on CB1's Youtube page as soon as possible.

If there are any relevant draft resolutions that will be considered at this meeting, they may be found here.

July 18: Battery Park City Committee – 5:30 p.m.
Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc
1. Progress Report on the Portside Activation - Presentation by Peyton Elder, Associate
Asset Manager, Brookfield Properties
2. Review of the 2022 Plans for the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers 5K Run & Walk -
Presentation by Susan Starr
3. Battery Park City Resident Amenities – Nicholas Sbordone, Vice President of
Communications & Public Affairs, Battery Park City Authority
4. SBPC Resiliency Construction Staging and Phasing- Presentation by Gwen Dawson,
Battery Park City Authority, Franco Morizio, Battery Park City Authority, Claudia
Filomena, Battery Park City Authority, Laura Grey, The LiRo Group - Discussion &
Possible Resolution

July 18: Environmental Protection Committee – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc
1. Overall Resiliency Construction Staging and Connectivity for all CB1 Resiliency Projects
- Presentation by Jordan Salinger Mayor's Office of Climate and Environmental Justice,
Kathleen Chan, Economic Development Corporation, Martin Leibrock, Hunter Roberts
Construction Group, Claudia Filomena Battery Park City Authority, Gwen Dawson, Vice
President of Real Property, Battery Park City Authority, Rick Fogarty, Community
Construction Liaison, Battery Park City Authority- Discussion & Possible Resolution*
2. Final Public Design Commission (PDC) review for The Battery Resiliency Project - Part
of the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency (LMCR) - Presentation by Jordan Salinger
from NYC Mayor’s office, Grace Tang, Department of Parks and Recreation, Greg
Sprich, Stantec, Amy Seek, Stantec - Possible Resolution **
3. 250 Water Street Brownfield Cleanup Program - Presentation by Lawra Dodge,
Independent Community Monitor
4. Review of Carlisle New York Apartments, LLC Application for Brownfield Cleanup
Program by Kasser Scrap Metal and Rector Cleaners Site at 111-121 Washington Street -
Discussion & Possible Resolution

July 21: Personnel Committee – 6 p.m.
Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc
1. Candidates for the Discretionary Actions Consultant - Report and update
2. Urban Planner Job Posting - Report and update

July 21: Executive Committee – 6:30 p.m.
Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc

1. Consistent Member Absences - Discussion & possible resolution
2. Removal of board member Kenisha Mahajan - Resolution (Tentative)
3. 108 South Street, application for a wine, beer and cider for DiFara 2 LLC d/b/a DiFara -
4. Committee reports

July 26: CB 1 Monthly Meeting – 6 p.m.
Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.ny

Managing the Return to Office in the Age of COVID-19 (“RTO Guidance”)

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"

July 2022

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