Community Board No. 2, Manhattan, New York City




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DECEMBER 2018

CALENDAR OF MEETING

*PUBLIC HEARINGS are noted with asterisks.  MEETINGS AT THE COMMUNITY BOARD OFFICE ARE AT 3 WASHINGTON SQUARE VILLAGE, AT THE BOARD OFFICE CONFERENCE ROOM ADJACENT TO SUITE 1A.  Calendar is subject to change, so we suggest that individuals visit our website [cb2manhattan.org] regularly for updates.   At all meetings, additional items may be raised as "New Business."

SCHOOLS & EDUCATION Jeannine Kiely, Chair  
Mon., 12/3 @ 6:30 PM- The Clinton School, 10 East 15th St., Gymnasium
  1. *Presentation from the DOE on the Mayor’s Proposal to change admissions for specialized high schools. This meeting will be co-hosted by Community Education Council for District 2 along with CB 4, 6 and 8. Download a flyer in English , Chinese or Spanish 

ARTS & INSTITUTIONS
Robin Rothstein, Chair
Tues., 12/4 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 206 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
  1. NYU will present an update on 181 Mercer Street and a Community Engagement update. The representatives will talk about the university's recently released, inaugural Community Impact Report, which highlights what NYU is doing locally, nationally, and abroad.

SLA LICENSING 1
Robert Ely, Co-Chair and
Cormac Flynn, Co-Chair
Tues., 12/4 @ 6:30 PM – St. Anthony of Padua Church, 151-155 Sullivan St., Lower Hall

1a.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Corporate Change Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:
  • MM130 Bowery Rest Corp., d/b/a Capitale, 130 Bowery 10013 (OP – Catering) (laid over)
1b.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Restaurant Wine (RW) or Tavern Wine (TW):
  • Bowery Sushi, LLC, d/b/a YOSHINO New York, 342 Bowery 10012 (RW – Restaurant)(Already Heard)
  • Showfields NY 1, LLC, d/b/a pending, 11 Bond St. (TW) (Retail Space) (withdrawn-will resubmit for Jan.)
  • G Chew, LLC, d/b/a Ciccio diVino, 192 6th Ave. (RW – Wine Bar/Tavern)
  • Takeshi Sushi, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 28 Grand St. 10013 (RW – Restaurant)
  • Tiny Shanghai, Inc., d/b/a N/A, 122 Mulberry St. 10013 (RW – Restaurant)
1c.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP):
  • BL 98 Kenmare NY LLC d/b/a Bluestone Lane, 19 Kenmare St. (OP – Café/Restaurant)
  • An Entity to be formed by Maneesh K. Goyal, d/b/a TBD, 332 Lafayette St. aka 54 Bleecker St. 10012 (OP – Restaurant/Bar with DJ) (laid over)
  • Elmer Kennedy, LLC, d/b/a Pasquale Jones, 86 Kenmare St. 10012 (Upgrade to OP – Restaurant and Change in Method of Operation)
FYI Renewals: Altesi Downtown, 200 Spring St. (OP); Aunt Jakes (Formely “Greenwich Project”) 47 W. 8th St. (OP); Troquet, 161 Lafayette St. (OP); Mottsu, 285 Mott St. (RW); Sal’s Family Pizza Inc., 384 Broome St. (RW); Le Pain Quotidien, 205 Bleecker St. (RW); New Tu Do Restaurant, 102 Bowery (RW); Toad Hall, 57 Grand St. (OP); Toloache, 205 Thompson St. (OP); Houston Hall, 222 W. Houston St. (OP); Consulate and The Office, 223-231 W. 4th St. aka 120-128 7th Ave. So. (OP) (new, not renewal, will be reviewed in January); Manousheh, 193 Bleecker St. (RW); Piccola Cucina, 196 Spring St. (RW); Think Coffee, 123 4th Ave. (RW); Greenwich Steak House FG, 62 Greenwich Ave. (OP); Kumo Sushi, 282 Bleecker St. (RW); Tua, 38-40 Carmine St. (RW); Good Manners LLC, 15 E. 12th St. (OP); Yakiniku Takashi, 456 Hudson St. (RW); BLF Big Apple, LLC, 33 Greenwich Ave. (OP); EET, 75 Varick St. (OP); Buona Notte Restaurant, 120 Mulberry St. (OP); The Malt House, 206 Thompson St. (OP); The Walker Hotel, 52 West 13th St. (OP); 130 West 3rd Café Inc., 130 W. 3rd St. (OP); The Up & Up, 116 MacDougal St. (OP); Pinch Chinese, 177 Prince St. (OP); Asia De Cuba, 415 Lafayette St. (OP); Fedora, 239 W.4th St. (OP); Sunrise Mart, 492-494 Broome St. (RW)

**Please contact the Board office if you have an issue with these applications or if you wish to request to have them placed on the agenda for this meeting. Request must be made at least one week before the committee meeting.

ELIZABETH STREET GARDEN David Gruber, Chair
Wed., 12/5 @ 6:30 PM- PS 130, 143 Baxter Street, Auditorium
  1. *Presentation of final plans by the applicant prior to the start of the  CB2 ULURP review  process for the Haven Green project to build  affordable senior housing at the Elizabeth Street Garden site. (199-207 Elizabeth Street between Prince  and Spring Streets)

SLA LICENSING 2
Cormac Flynn, Co-Chair and Robert Ely, Co-Chair
Thurs., 12/6 @ 6:30 PM – St. Anthony of Padua Church, 151-155 Sullivan St., Lower Hall

1a.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Alteration Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:
  • Little Wisco, LLC, d/b/a Fedora, 239 W. 4th St. 10014 (OP – Restaurant) (laid over)
1b.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Restaurant Wine (RW) or Tavern Wine (TW):
  • 114 Christopher St., LLC d/b/a Pending, 114 Christopher St. 10014 (RW – Wine and Tapas Bar) (laid over)
1c.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP):
  • L&B 89 7th Ave. S. Corp., d/b/a Cuba Libre, 89 7th Ave. South (OP – Restaurant)
  • AV NY 1, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 15 8th Ave. (OP – Restaurant)
  • Embe Restaurant Corp., d/b/a Osteria 57, 57 W. 10th St. (Upgrade to OP –Restaurant)
  • Nonna Beppa Soho, LLC, d/b/a Nonna Beppa, 290 Hudson St. 10013 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Lekka Burger, LLC, d/b/a Pending, 64 Carmine St. 10014 (OP – Restaurant) (laid over)
  • 28 Seventh Avenue South, LLC, d/b/a Sassy, 28 7th Ave. South 10014 (OP – Catering Facility: Private Events Only)
  • Cara Jecm, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 13 Morton St. aka 47 7th Ave. So. 10013 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Animal Group Inc., d/b/a TBD, 22 9th Ave 10014 (OP – Restaurant) (laid over)

TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION
Shirley Secunda, Chair
Thurs., 12/6 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 401 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
  1. * Presentation by DOT of proposed Broadway (Canal St. to 14th St.) Streetscape Improvement Project.
  2. * Presentation by DDC of update on the Gansevoort Reconstruction Project (Meatpacking District).

QUALITY OF LIFE
Joseph Gallagher, Chair
Mon., 12/10 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 207 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]

1.* New for revocable consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café for:
  • Shake Shack New York LLC, d/b/a Shake Shack, 225 Varick St. with 8 tables and 26 chairs (17382-2018-ASWC)
  • KLT Ventures LLC, d/b/a N/A, 430 Hudson St. with 6 tables and 12 chairs (17582-2018-ASWC)
2.* Assignment for revocable consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café for:
  • LLAMA San LLC, d/b/a N/A, 359 6th Ave. with 5 tables and 10 chairs (17059-2018-ASWC)
3. * Street Activities Applications:
  • 12/28/18 - Spring Street Yeezy 350 V2 Static (Werner Hellmann): Greene St. between Prince St. and Spring St. [partial sidewalk closure of approximately 150 feet from 8am until 4pm to accommodate product release in the Adidas store at 115 Spring St.]
  • 12/29/18 - Spring Street Yeezy 700 V2 Static (Werner Hellmann): Greene St. between Prince St. and Spring St. [partial sidewalk closure from 8am until 4pm to accommodate a product release in the Adidas store at 115 Spring St.]
  • 1/27/19 - 2/18/19 – New York Fashion Week: The Shows (IMG Worldwide INC DBA IMG Fashion): 1) Varick St. between Broome St. and Watts St., 2) Greenwich St. between King St. and West Houston St. 3)Varick St. between Watts St. and Grand St., 4) Varick St. between Grand St. and Canal St., 5) Varick St. between Dominick St. and Broome St. [curb lane closure only]
*FYI / Sidewalk Café Renewals:
  • NJJMJ Inc., d/b/a Denino’s Pizzeria and Tavern, 93 MacDougal St. with 5 tables and 10 chairs (2038956-DCA)
  • FeenJon Corporation, d/b/a N/A, 103 MacDougal St. with 12 tables and 27 chairs (0855696-DCA)
  • Carmine Restaurant Inc., d/b/a IL Cortile Restaurant, 125 Mulberry St. with 9 tables and 18 chairs (1161434-DCA)
  • Naco NYC LLC, d/b/a EL Toro Blanco, 10 Downing St. with 29 tables and 58 chairs (1446392-DCA)
  • Zossima, Inc., d/b/a Doma Na Rohu, 27 ½ Morton St. with 6 tables and 12 chairs (1424566-DCA)
  • NSNYC LLC, d/b/a High Street on Hudson, 637 Hudson St. with 9 tables and 19 chairs (2038519-DCA)
  • The Otheroom Inc., d/b/a N/A, 143 Perry St. with 2 tables and 6 chairs (1110366-DCA)
  • 841 Broadway Bakery LLC, d/b/a Maison Keyser, 841 Broadway with 10 tables and 20 chairs (2046283-DCA)
  • Wogie’s Inc., d/b/a Wogies, 39 Greenwich Ave. with 14 tables and 28 chairs (1160623-DCA)
*FYI/ Street Activities Renewals:
  • 1/4/19 – 12/29/19 – Old Cathedral Outdoor Market (Basilica at St Patrick’s Old Cathedral): Prince St. between Mott St. and Mulberry St. 
  • 5/4/19 – Grace Church School 63rd Annual May Fair: East 10th St. between Broadway and 4th Ave. [Full Street Closure]
  • 6/1/19 – 6/2/19 – 2019 World Science Festival Street Science (World Science Foundation): 1) Washington Square South between MacDougal St. and Washington Square East, 2) West 4th St. between Washington Square East and Greene St., 3) Thomspon St. and between Washington Square South and West 3rd St., 4) LaGuardia Place between Washington Square South and West 3rd St. [Sidewalk and Street Closure]
  • 7/31/19 – End of Summer Celebration (Summers at LREI): Charlton St. between 6th Ave and Varick St. [Full Street Closure]

4. *Discussion of Quality of Life issues contained in Environmental Assessment Statement for the Haven Green Affordable Senior Housing Project at the Elizabeth Street Garden Site at 199-207 Elizabeth Street between Spring and Prince St.


LAND USE & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Anita Brandt, Co-Chair and Frederica Sigel, Co-Chair
Wed., 12/12 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 206 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
  1. *199-207 Elizabeth Street (between Prince and Spring Streets) Discussion of the land use issues presented in the Environmental Assessment Statement for the proposed “Haven Green”, a 123 unit affordable housing project in the Preservation Area A of the Special Little Italy District and located on the site of Elizabeth Street Garden.

LANDMARKS
Chenault Spence, Chair
Thurs., 12/13 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl. Room 401 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
  1. *23-29 Washington Pl. - Application is to install a public arts memorial honoring the victims of the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire.
  2. *173 7th Ave. So. – Application is to legalize the installation of signage, painting of the façade, installation and alterations to new awning, mechanical equipment on the roof and an art wall.
  3. *73 Wooster St. – Application is to expand the existing sunroom bulkhead to the west.
  4. *56 MacDougal St. - Application is to construct an additional floor on the rooftop.
  5. *75 Varick St. – Application is to install banners and signage, and an interior scrim partition.
  6. *29 Bedford St. - Application is to replace a door with a window, replace a larger window with two smaller ones, paint, add decorative sconces,  install new signage, and an ADA compliant ramp.
  7. *670 Broadway - Application is to replace existing storefront windows and create interior window displays on Bond street facade, install 2 new metal blade signs and 4 small branding logos on windows on Bond and Broadway facades, and install 2 new backlit signs above existing entry doors.

    EXECUTIVE
    Carter Booth, Chair  
    Tues., 12/18 @ 6:30 PM- CB 2 Conference Room, 3 Washington Square Village

    FULL BOARD
    Carter Booth, Chair 
    Thurs., 12/20 @ 6:30 PM- P.S. 41 (Greenwich Village Elementary School), Auditorium, 116 W. 11th St.

    THE PUBLIC SESSION BEGINS AT 6:30 PM. SPEAKER’S CARDS WILL BE NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER 7:00 PM. Reports from the Chair, District Manager, Borough President, Standing Committees. INDIVIDUALS WHO CANNOT ATTEND ARE INVITED TO SUBMIT WRITTEN TESTIMONY IN ADVANCE TO THE BOARD OFFICE.  WRITTEN TESTIMONY WILL BE PLACED INTO THE RECORD.

    The following committees will not be meeting in December:
    •    Social Services
    •    Economic Development & Small Business
    •    Parks & Waterfront


    December 2018 Calendar