October 2020


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

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

10/6 Transportation & Street Activity Permits Committee – 6 p.m.

        Location: Live Remote Meetings - https://live.mcb1.nyc
    1    Access-A-Ride updates by Leah Flax, Government and Community Relations, MTA - Possible resolution (Tentative)
    2    Revel Electric Moped Sharing in CD 1 - Presentation by Lauren Vriens, General Manager NYC, Revel & Carol Atunez, Community Affairs, Revel
    3    Warren St Cargo Bike Corral - Presentation by Eugenia Tang, DOT Freight Project Manager
    4    Financial District Neighborhood Association (FDNA) Shared Streets - Discussion
    5    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion


10/7 Battery Park City Committee – 6 p.m.       
    1    Brookfield Properties - Update by Alex Liscio, Alex Liscio, Vice President Brookfield Property Partners
    2    Affordability and Housing for 80/20 Tenants at 225 Rector Place - Resolution*
    3    BPCA Report – Nicholas Sbordone, Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs, Battery Park City Authority
    4    Census Update -  Nicholas Sbordone, Vice President of Communications & Public Affairs, Battery Park City Authority
    5    BPC Security Update – Patrick Murphy, Director of Security, Allied Universal
    6    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion
   
10/8 Landmarks & Preservation Committee – 6 p.m.      
    1    60 Collister and 55 Laight Street, further review of application to renovate industrial street canopy to main building entrance - Discussion & Resolution
    2    Bogardus Plaza, statement of support for PDC-approved kiosk - Discussion & Resolution*
    3    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion
        * Waterfront, Parks & Cultural Committee and Transportation & Street Activity Permits Committee invited for item #2


10/12 Office Closed - Columbus Day


10/13 Youth & Education Committee – 6 p.m.
        
    1    Senator Kavanagh Town Hall on Young People’s Civic Engagement - Discussion
    2    DOB review of ventilation requirements in school buildings - Discussion *
    3    Updates on remote learning and planning for 2020-2021 academic year - Discussion & Possible Resolution
    4    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion
 
10/14 Licensing & Permits Committee – 6 p.m.         
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
    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:
    •    345 South End Avenue, review of application for renewal of liquor license for 301 South LLC d/b/a Treadwell Park/ Southwest NY/ Black Hound
    •    30 West Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Osteria Casano LLC d/b/a Inatteso Pizza Bar


Tribeca area
   181 Duane Street, application for liquor license for David Mercado Company 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:
    •    77 Hudson Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Metz Zutto Ramen Inc. d/b/a Zutto Japanese American Pub
    •    311 Church Street, application for renewal of liquor license on ground floor for Tangier LLC d/b/a Macao Trading Company
    •    311 Church Street, application for renewal of additional liquor license on basement level for Tangier LLC d/b/a Macao Trading Company


Financial District area
    1    25 Broad Street, application for liquor license for Joseph Smith d/b/a TBD - Resolution
    2    94 Greenwich Street, application for liquor license for 94 Greenwich St LLC d/b/a Siena Pizza & Cannoli - Resolution
    3    49-53 Ann Street, review of liquor license for noise complaints for Ann Street Hotel LLC d/b/a Aloft Manhattan, Downtown Financial District – Discussion


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:
    •    70 Pine Street, application for alteration of liquor license to add space to the upper floor for 70 Pine Owner Restaurant LLC d/b/a Aerlume
    •    70 Pine Street, Suite ST03, application for renewal of liquor license for Blue Park Pine LLC d/b/a Blue Park Kitchen
    •    54 Pearl Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Broadwater & Pearl Associates LLC d/b/a Fraunces Tavern
    •    32 Pearl Street, application for renewal of liquor license for 32 Pearl LLC d/b/a Hampton Inn Manhattan/ Downtown
    •    185 Greenwich Street, application for renewal of liquor license for Greenwich Street Cafe, LLC d/b/a Epicerie Boulud
    •    11 Hanover Square, application for renewal of liquor license for 11 Hanover Group LLC d/b/a 11 Hanover Greek
    •    55 Nassau Street, application for renewal of liquor license for 22 Thai Cuisine Inc. d/b/a TBD


Seaport/Civic Center area
    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:


10/15 Land Use, Zoning & Economic Development Committee – 6 p.m.
    1    South Street Seaport Leasing and Asset Management - Discussion with Economic Development Corporation*
    2    Governors Island
    3    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion


10/19 Environmental Protection Committee – 6 p.m.          
    1    250 Water Street Brownfield Cleanup Program - Update by Lawra Dodge, President, Excel Environmental Resources, Inc.
    2    Lower Manhattan Coastal Resiliency Quarterly Update - Presentation by Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency, NYC Economic Development Corporation & NYC Office of Emergency Management
    3    Battery Park City Authority Resiliency Update - Presentation by Gwen Dawson, Vice President of Real Property & Jenny Dudgeon, Director of Design, Battery Park City Authority
    4    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion


10/20 Waterfront, Parks & Cultural Committee – 6 p.m.          
    1    Titanic Memorial Lighthouse Restoration Project - Presentation by Helen Benziger, Restoration Advocate & Adrian Saker, Founder & Director, Friends of Titanic Lighthouse Restoration*
    2    Open Spaces Report - Presentation by Nisreen Sarryeh, Fund for the City of New York Community Planning Fellow
    3    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion


10/21 Executive Committee – 6 p.m.         
    1    Capital and Expense Budget for FY 2022 - Resolution
    2    52 William Street "temporary" shelter- Report, discussion and possible resolution
    3    Committee Reports

10/22 Quality of Life & Service Delivery Committee – 6 p.m.       
    1    Policing in Perspective by Brian Nelsen, Community Affairs Officer, New York Police Department 1st Precinct
    2    New York State Housing Legislation - Discussion and reports by New York State Senator Brian Kavanagh and Peter Nguyen Legislative Director, Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou Office and Andra Stanley, Housing Committee Director and Counsel
    3    Walking While Trans Ban NYS Legislation - Discussion
    4    Racism as Public Health Crisis - Presentation by Pauline Ferrante, Office of External Affairs, Department of Health & Mental Hygiene
    5    The Anti-Racism in public act of 2020 - Report by Hanna Weinerman, Congressman Nadler’s Office - Possible resolution
    6    Columbia Presbyterian Downtown Hospital - Presentation by Dr. Brenan Famer, Site Chief of Emergency Medicine  
    7    Affordability and Housing for 80/20 Tenants at 225 Rector Place - Report by board member Justine Cuccia
    8    Capital and Expense Budget Items for FY 2022 - Discussion

10/26 Small Business Working Group – 6 p.m.        
    1     Indoor Dining - Discussion
    2    Strategies for Encouraging Recovery - Discussion
    3    Long-Term Solutions for Sustained Rebuilding and Growth - Discussion
 
10/27 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.







 




 
















 

COMMUNITY BOARD 1 NEWS AND MEETINGS
October 2020



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