May 2019


All meetings take place in Community Board 1's conference room, 1 Centre St., Room 2202A-North, starting at 6 p.m., unless otherwise indicated. Photo ID is required to enter the building. 


May 1: Battery Park City Committee – 6 p.m.
      Location: Asphalt Green
                    212 North End Avenue

1) West Thames Bridge and Rector Street Restoration Project – Updates by Julia Melzer, Economic Development Corp and Matt Krenek, Skanska
2) Brookfield Place Summer Event Series and Other Events – Presentation by Elysa Marden, Vice President, Arts and Events, Brookfield Properties and Courtney Whitelock, Event Manager, Brookfield Properties
3) Allied Universal Report, Update on SPO – Patrick Murphy, Director of Security, Allied Universal
4) BPCA Report – Nicholas Sbordone, Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs, BPCA


May 7: Transportation and Street Activity Permits Committee
1) Stop Sign Request for Peck Slip & Front Street – Resolution 
2) Make Way For Lower Manhattan/Slow Streets proposal – Discussion
3) Lafayette Bike Lane proposal – Discussion
4) Street Co-Naming Working Group – Report & possible resolution
5) Congestion Pricing – Report
6) Ann Street congestion – Discussion (Tentative)


The following notices have been received for recurring street closure permits:
• The Happening; Sunday, May 19, 2019; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
o White Street between Church St and Broadway
• DOT Summer Streets 2019; August 3 – August 17, 2019 (Saturdays only); 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
o Centre Street between Chambers St and Worth St
o Lafayette Street between Duane St and East 8 St
• World Trade Center Festival; Sunday, October 13, 2019; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
o Liberty Street between Broadway and Trinity Place
• Veterans Day Festival; Monday, November 11, 2019; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
o Broadway between Liberty St. and Battery Place
• Financial Community Fall Fair; Friday, November 15, 2019; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
o Liberty Street between Broadway and Trinity Place

May 8: 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
 
Battery Park City area 
The following notices have been received for renewal of licenses and sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
• 250 Vesey Street, application for the renewal of liquor license for Parm Battery Park LLC, d/b/a Parm
• 325 South End Avenue, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Chipotle Mexican Grill of Colorado, LLC d/b/a Chipotle
• 397-397 South End Avenue, application for corporate change for liquor license for LPQ South End Inc d/b/a Le Pain Quotidien
• 102 North End Avenue, application for the renewal of liquor license for Shake Shack 102 North End Ave LLC d/b/a Shake Shack


Seaport/Civic Center area
1) 89 South Street, application for liquor license for VB Pier 16 LLC, d/b/a TBD – Resolution
2) 33 Peck Slip, application for sidewalk café permit for HHC 33 Peck Slip Holdings LLC, d/b/a Bellini – Resolution
The following notices have been received for renewal of licenses and sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
• 150 William Street, application for renewal of liquor license for 150 Market Inc., d/b/a TBD
• 213 Front Street, application for the renewal of liquor license for JMFF LLC, d/b/a Dorlan’s Tavern
• 259 Front Street, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Cowgirl Seahorse Inc d/b/a Cowgirl Seahorse


Tribeca area
1) 45 Murray Street, application for liquor license for Benares Fine Cuisine Inc, d/b/a TBD – Resolution
2) 57 Murray Street, application for alteration of liquor license for Murray 57 LLC, d/b/a TBD – Resolution
3) 1 White Street, application for liquor license for Nutopian Embassy LLC d/b/a One White Street – Resolution
4) 112 Reade Street, application for sidewalk café permit for Mac 1 Food and Beverage LLC, d/b/a Holy Ground – Resolution


The following notices have been received for renewal of licenses and sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
• 183 Duane Street, application for the renewal of liquor license for Tokyo Bay Enterprise NY Inc., d/b/a Tokyo Bay Japanese Restaurant
• 187 Church Street, application for renewal of liquor license for An Hao 187 Inc. d/b/a Akimoto Sushi
• 135 West Broadway, application for the  renewal of liquor license for 135 West B Food & Drink LLC d/b/a Tiny’s and The Bar Upstairs


Financial District area

1) 517 Clayton Road, application for liquor license for Belgo Mobile LLC, d/b/a Perros y Vainas – Resolution
2) 100 Church Street, application for liquor license for IfNotNow LLC, d/b/a TBD – Resolution
3) 10 South Street, application for catering establishment license for 10 South Street LLC, d/b/a TBD – Resolution
4) One World Trade Center, 64th Floor, application for liquor license for WTC Tower 1, LLC and Convene One World, LLC d/b/a TBD – Resolution
5) 120 Broadway, application for liquor license for Great Performances/Artists as Waitresses d/b/a TBD – Resolution
6) 200 Broadway, application for liquor license for  Tacodumbo 200 Broadway LLC, d/b/a Tacodumbo – Resolution (Postponed until June)
7) 175 Greenwich Street, application for liquor license for Tacodumbo 175 Greenwich LLC, d/b/a Tacodumbo – Resolution (Postponed until June)
8) 123 Greenwich Street, application for liquor license for Legends Hospitality, LLC d/b/a TBD – Resolution (Postponed until June)


The following notices have been received for renewal of licenses and sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits:
• 35 Cedar Street, application for the renewal of liquor license for BMD Pastry LLC, d/b/a Financier Patisserie
• 151 Maiden Lane, application for corporate change for liquor license for CP Maiden Lane LLC, d/b/a AC Hotel New York City


Downtown
• 250 Greenwich Street aka 7WTC, application for the renewal of liquor license for The New York Academy of Sciences d/b/a TBD
• 170 John Street, application for renewal of liquor license for 170 John Street NYC Corp. d/b/a Trading Post
• 70 South Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Maiden Rest LLC d/b/a Industry Kitchen
• 133 Greenwich Street 6th Floor, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Pyramid WTC Tenant LLC d/b/a Table 133
• 47 Broadway 2nd Floor, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Keith Restaurant Inc d/b/a China Chalet Restaurant
• 161 Front Street, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Seaport Heights LLC d/b/a Fairfield Inn & Suites New York


Manhattan Financial District
• 85 West Street, application for the  renewal of liquor license for Bill’s Dtm NY LLC d/b/a Bill’s Bar & Burger
• 85 Broad Street, application for corporate change for liquor license for LPQ 85 Broad Inc d/b/a Le Pain Quotidien
• 233 Broadway, application for the renewal of liquor license for W LLC d/b/a The Wooly


May 9: Landmarks & Preservation Committee
1) LMCC’s Arts Center at Governors Island approval for exterior signage – Resolution (Voting at the Executive meeting on 5/15)
2) 108-110 Franklin Street application for replacement windows – Resolution (Voting at the Executive meeting on 5/15)
3) 1 Broadway application for roof top addition – Resolution
4) 88 Franklin Street application for glass roof installation – Resolution (Postponed until June)


May 13: Land Use, Zoning & Economic Development Committee – 6 p.m.
        Location: Manhattan Borough President’s Office
                      1 Centre Street, 19th Floor – South

While we are using the largest conference room at the Manhattan Borough President’s office, capacity is limited.
Please consider watching the facebook live webcast at www.facebook.com/galeabrewer, provided by the Borough President’s office (barring any unforeseen technical difficulties!)

1) 121 Chambers Street, Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP)  application for a special permit to modify height regulations – Resolution
2) Borough Based Jail System Plan & Manhattan Detention Complex Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) application – Resolution


May 14: Youth & Education Committee
1) Support for New American Youth Ballet to perform on stage at Stuyvesant High School – Discussion with Bonnie Fernandez
2) Update on elevators at 26 Broadway/81 New Street – Discussion
3) Update on South William Speed Bump – Discussion


May 15:  Executive Committee
1) 7 Hanover Square proposed arcade infill – Presentation by Brian Steinwurtzel, GFP Real Estate and John Clifford, S9 Architecture
2) Special election – Discussion
3) LMCC’s Arts Center at Governors Island approval for exterior signage – Resolution
4) 108-110 Franklin Street application for replacement windows – Resolution
5) Committee reports


May 16: Heath & Human Services Sub-Committee  — 6 p.m.
1) Federal and State Legislative Outlook – Presentation by Beth Finkel, State Director, AARP New York
2) Rent and Property Tax Assistance for Seniors – Presentation by Corliss Evans, Community Liaison, NYC Department of Finance
 
May 16: Quality of Life & Service Delivery Committee – 6:30 p.m.
        Location: Community Board 1 – Conference Room
                      1 Centre Street, Room 2202A-North
1) Aggressive Ticket Sellers – Report and Discussion
2) Sanitation Special Districts – Discussion
3) Commercial Waste Carting Zones – Update
4) 253 Broadway Sanitation Issues – Discussion and possible resolution


May 20: Environmental Protection Committee – 6 p.m.
        Location: DCAS Pre-Bid Room
                    1 Centre Street, 18th Floor – North Side

1) Environmental Toxins - Discussion with Dr. Anthony Carpi, Professor of Environmental Toxicology, John Jay College
2) 250 Water Street Brownfield Cleanup Program – Report*
3) The Battery resiliency proposal – Update by Jennifer Cass, Economic Development Corporation & Grace Tang, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation*
*Land Use, Zoning & Economic Development Committee invited for item #2
*Waterfront, Parks & Cultural Committee invited for item #3


May 21: Waterfront, Parks & Cultural Committee
1) 9/11 Memorial Glade – Update by Anthony Gardner, Senior Vice President, Government and Community Affairs, 9/11 Memorial Museum
2) City Hall Park Temporary public art – Presentation by Elizabeth Masella, Public Art Coordinator, NYC Department of Parks & Recreation
3) Barnett Newman Triangle – Resolution
4) Museum of Jewish Heritage – Presentation by Jack Kliger, President & CEO (Postponed until June)


May 28: Personnel Committee – 5:15 p.m.
       Location:  Borough of Manhattan Community College
                      199 Chambers Street – Richard Harris Terrace

1) Public Membership Applications – Discussion
2) Part Time Employee Job Description – Discussion


May 28: CB 1 Monthly Meeting – 6 p.m.
       Location:  Borough of Manhattan Community College
                      199 Chambers Street – Richard Harris Terrace

 

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"

NEW DISTRICT MANAGER APPOINTED


At its January 2018 Board meeting, CB1 unanimously voted to approve the appointment of Lucian Reynolds as 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.







 




 
















 

COMMUNITY BOARD 1 NEWS AND MEETINGS
May 2019



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