Community Board No. 2, Manhattan, New York City




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October 2018

AMENDED 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."

550 WASHINGTON ST. WORKING GROUP Tobi Bergman, Chair
Mon., 10/1 @ 6:30 PM – Fire Museum, 278 Spring St., 3rd Floor
  1. *Review of plans for development of the portion of 550 Washington Street (St. Johns Terminal Building) that is below Houston St.  The developer has chosen not to proceed with the previously approved plan and instead to develop commercial uses allowed under existing zoning.

SLA LICENSING 1 Carter Booth, Co-Chair and Robert Ely, Co-Chair
Tues., 10/2 @ 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:

  • J.F. Jones, Inc., d/b/a Great Jones Café, 54 Great Jones St. 10012 (100% Corp Change) (OP – Restaurant)
  • Brother’s Harvey, LLC, d/b/a Reservoir, 70 University Pl. 10003 (OP – Bar/Tavern)
  • MM130 Bowery Rest. Corp., d/b/a Capitale, 130 Bowery 10013 (OP – Restaurant)

1c.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Restaurant Wine (RW) or Tavern Wine (TW):

  • DL&Y, LLC, d/b/a Da Long Yi Hot Pot, 159 Canal St. Suite 200 10013 (RW – Restaurant)
  • Ariel Arce, d/b/a Niche Niche, 1a King St. 10012 (RW – Restaurant)
  • Showfields NY 1 LLC, d/b/a Pending, 11 Bond St. 10012 (TW – minimal food, showcase/retail space, no outdoor areas)

1d.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP):

  • Bowery Sushi, LLC, d/b/a Pending, 342 Bowery 10012 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Siren Retail Corporation, d/b/a Princi, 31 W. 4th St. 10012 (OP – Bar/Tavern minimal food)
  • Jomasa, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 110 Greene St. 10012 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Babu Ji 13, LLC, d/b/a Babu Ji, 22 E. 13th St. 10003 (OP – Restaurant with Patio/Deck - transfer)
  • RW House, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 399 Lafayette St. 10003 (OP – Catering Facility- Private Events Only)
  • Rogue Lobo, LLC, d/b/a Ardyn, 33 W. 8th St. 10011 (OP-Restaurant)
  • Two Hands Village, LLC, d/b/a Pending, 48 W. 8th St. 10011 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Le Garage Corp. d/b/a Wanderlust, 349 W. Broadway 10013 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill of Colorado, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 504 6th Ave. 10011 (OP – Restaurant) (Change Method of Operation)
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill of Colorado, LLC d/b/a N/A, 405 6th Ave. 10014 (OP – Restaurant) (Change Method of Operation)  
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill of Colorado, LLC d/b/a N/A, 71 Spring St. 10012 (OP – Restaurant) (Change Method of Operation)  

FYI – San Gennaro:

  • SUD 123, Incorporated, d/b/a Ciao, 178 Mulberry St. 10013 (OP – Restaurant)
  • Panadoro Ristorante & Pizzeria, Inc., d/b/a Ponadoro Pizzeria, 51 Spring St. 10012 (RW – Pizzeria)
  • 219 Mulberry, LLC, d/b/a Ruby’s, 219 Mulberry St. 10012 (RW – Restaurant)

FYI Renewals: Roland Restaurant Group, Inc., 9 E. 13th St. (OP); 3 Sheets Saloon, 134 W. 3rd St. (OP) (license #1244258 & #1244259); 49 Grove, 49 Grove St. (OP); Little Cottage, 117 W. 10th St. (RW); Epistrophy, 200 Mott St. (RW); La Loteria, 29 7th Ave. So., Store A (OP); Saigon Market, LLC, 91-93 University Place (OP); Smalls Jazz Club, 183 W. 10th St. (OP); Camaje, 83-85 MacDougal St. (OP); Jack’s Wife Freda, 50 Carmine St. (OP); Café Wha, 115 MacDougal St. (OP); Acme Bar & Grill, 9 Great Jones St. (OP); Jacks Wife Freda, 224 Lafayette St. (OP); Buvette, 42-44 Grove St. (OP); James Perse, 368 Bleecker St. (RW); The Jane Hotel, 113-115 Jane St. aka 505-507 West St. (OP); The Venue at 93 Greenwich, 93 Greenwich Ave. (OP); Café Select, 212 Lafayette St. (OP); The Venue at 93 Greenwich, 93 Greenwich Ave. (OP); Lombardi’s, 32 Spring St. (OP); Papatzul, 55 Grand St. (OP); While We Were Young LLC, 183 West 10th St. Space #2 (OP); Serafina Ludlow Corp., 98 Rivington St. (OP)

**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.
ARTS & INSTITUTIONS Robin Rothstein, Chair
Tues., 10/2 @ 6:30 PM- CB 2 Conference Room, 3 Washington Square Village
  1. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.
  2. *Review and discussion of the District Needs Statement

TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION Shirley Secunda, Chair
Thurs., 9/6 @ 6:30 PM- Judson Church, Assembly Hall, 239 Thompson St. 


  1. * Request for traffic and pedestrian safety improvements at Cooper Sq. Plaza crossing (4th Ave. to Bowery at E. 6th St.), including speed humps, signage and other safety measures.
  2. * Request for a speed hump on Perry St. btw. W. 4th St. and 7th Ave.

PARKS/ WATERFRONT Rich Caccappolo, Chair
Wed., 10/3 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Building, 60 Fifth Ave., Room 150
  1. *Parks Department presentation of the proposed design of new fences for the LaGuardia Corner Gardens
  2. *Ongoing issues in JJ Walker park, particularly during the school day
  3. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.

      SLA LICENSING 2 Robert Ely, Co-Chair and Carter Booth, Co-Chair
      Thurs., 10/4 @ 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:

      1b.*     Apps. to the SLA for Alteration to sell beer and wine (RW) or liquor on-premise (OP):

      • 523 Greenwich Restaurant, LLC and Fortuna Realty Soho, LLC, d/b/a Hotel Hugo, 523 Greenwich St. 10013 (remove ground floor restaurant from license)(OP – Hotel/Restaurant)
      • While We Were Young, LLC, d/b/a While We Were Young, 183 W. 10th St. 10014 (OP – Restaurant) (to add SWC to licensed premises)

      1c.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Restaurant Wine (RW) or Tavern Wine (TW):

      • 27 Morton St., LLC, d/b/a To be determined by Domana Rohu, 27.5 Morton St. 10014 (RW – Café/Restaurant with sidewalk cafe)
      • 20 Cornelia, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 20 Cornelia St. 10014 (RW – Night Club, Rear Yard)

      1d.*     Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP):

      • Hexillion Lounge, LLC, d/b/a Windrose, 39 Downing St. 10014 (OP – Restaurant removing basement)
      • Ars Nova Theater I, Inc., d/b/a N/A, 27 Barrow St. 10014 (live music in conjunction with musical theatre performance)(OP –Theater )
      • Rishank, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 110 Bedford St. 10014 (OP – Restaurant)
      • Bento Brooklyn, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 675 Hudson St., 5th Floor 10014 (acoustic live music)(OP – Catering Establishment)
      • Helen’s, LLC, d/b/a TBD, Vault at 675 Hudson St. 10014 (OP – Bar/Tavern with DJ)
      • AV NY 1, LLC, d/b/a Pending, 15 8th Ave. 10014 (OP – Restaurant)
      • KNOCL Group, Inc., d/b/a Zusik, 202 W. 14th St. 10011 (OP – Restaurant with Sidewalk Cafe)
      • 296 Sandwich, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 296 Bleecker St. 10014 (OP – Bar/Restaurant)
      • 210 Prinkipas, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 210 6th Ave. 10012 (OP – Restaurant & Sidewalk Cafe)
      • Grupo Gitano, LLC, d/b/a N/A, 76 Varick St. 10013 (OP – Winter Community Garden w/ Skating Rink, Holiday Shops, Food Vendors and Bar)
      • Akin Hospitality, LLC, d/b/a Hudson Square Plaza, 76 Varick St. 10013 (OP – Winter Community Garden w/ Skating Rink, Holiday Shops, Food Vendors and Bar)

      TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION Shirley Secunda, Chair
      Thurs., 10/4 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 207 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]

      1. * Presentation by Port Authority of NY & NJ on four-year plan to repair Hurricane Sandy damages at the Holland Tunnel, including partial tunnel tube closures.
      2. * Presentation by NYC Dept. of Transportation on plans to add more Citi Bike bicycles and docking points (Infill) btw. Canal & 59th Sts., including Community Board 2 Manhattan, and solicitation of feedback.
      3. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.

      QUALITY OF LIFE Joseph Gallagher, Chair
      Tues., 10/9 @ 6:30 PM- Little Red School House, 272 Sixth Avenue, Auditorium

       1.* New Application for revocable consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café for:

      • Train Design LLC, d/b/a Pastis, 54-56 Gansevoort St. with 15 tables and 42 chairs (15286-2018-ASWC)

      2. * Street Activities Applications:

      • 11/5/18 – Cartier Pop Up Store at 120 Wooster St. (Sponsor: Hopscotch): 1) Wooster St. between Prince St and Spring St. [Curb Lane Closure Only]
      • 11/23/18 – Allswell in NYC (Inspira Marketing Group on behalf of client): 1) Prince St. between Mercer St. and Broadway

      *FYI / Sidewalk Café Renewals:

      • C & O Coffee Shop, Inc., d/b/a La Bonbonniere, 28 8th Ave. with 5 tables and 10 chairs (1277859-DCA)
      • 343 Broome Street Restaurant, Inc., d/b/a Randolph Beer, 343 Broome St. with 6 tables and 18 chairs (1426393-DCA)
      • Dessyn Bakery Corp., d/b/a Millefeuille Bakery Café, 552 LaGuardia Pl. with 5 tables and 10 chairs (1431733-DCA)
      • Grotta Azzurra Inn, Inc., d/b/a N/A, 177 Mulberry St. with 20 tables and 40 chairs (1150943-DCA)
      • Zestful Management Corp., d/b/a Bar 6, 502 Ave. with 4 tables and chairs (0919619-DCA)
      • Paesano Rest. Corp. d/b/a Paesano of Mulberry St. with 3 tables and 6 chairs (1240086-DCA)
      • Jec II, LLC, d/b/a Bagatelle, 1 Little West 12th St. with 24 tables and 58 chairs (1161856-DCA)
      • Restaurant Ventures of NY, Inc., d/b/a Savore Ristorante, 200 Spring St. with 10 tables and 20 chairs (0920983-DCA)
      • Pepe’s Rest. Group LLC, d/b/a Las Ramblas, 170 W. 4th St. with 2 tables and 4 chairs (1221449-DCA)

      3. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.


      LAND USE & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Anita Brandt, Co-Chair and Frederica Sigel, Co-Chair
      Wed., 10/10 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Building, 60 Fifth Ave., Room 150
      1. *20 West 14th Street (Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues) - BSA Cal No 2018-143-97-BZ is an application for a new special permit to permit to allow the operation of a physical culture establishment (PCE) called FitHouse to be located in a part of the cellar and first floor, pursuant ZR 73-36.
      2. *59 Greenwich Avenue (Between Seventh Ave South and Perry Street) - an application for a ZR 74-711 special permit to allow Use Group 6 retail use on the second floor; and allow existing non-compliances to remain with respect to distance between legally required windows and rear lot line. 
      3. *272 West 10th St.  (Between Washington and Greenwich Streets) - BSA Cal. No. 223-00-BZ is an application for an amendment to a previously-granted variance to permit a three-story plus cellar and play-yard enlargement of the existing five-story plus cellar Use Group 3 – the Village Community School located at the premises.
      4. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.

      LANDMARKS 1 Chenault Spence, Chair
      Thurs., 10/11 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 207 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
      1. *116 Waverly Pl. – Application is to replace the rear wall.
      2. *489 Broadway - Application is to renovate the facade and entryway, and install a commercial service window on the Broome St. side of the building.
      3. *54 Morton St. – Application is to convert a multi-family building into a single family residence.
      4. *29 Downing St. - Application is to replace storefront, paint and repair the facade, and window replacement.
      5. *47-49 Greene St. – Application is to partially renovate the storefront to match existing retail, rooftop renovation and a glazed penthouse addition, and to raise the rear parapet to be level with the new rooftop structure.
      6. *79 8th Ave. - Application is to install 2 banners at the East elevation on 8th Ave. and 2 banners at the North elevation on 14th St.
      7. *251 6th Ave. -
      8. *133 W. 3rd St.
      9. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.

      SCHOOLS & EDUCATION
      Jeannine Kiely, Chair
      Mon., 10/15 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 207 [Please note that the accessible entrance is located at 31 Washington Pl.]
      1. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.

      EXECUTIVE
      Terri Cude, Chair  

      Tues., 10/16 @ 6:30 PM- CB 2 Conference Room, 3 Washington Square Village

      FULL BOARD Terri Cude, Chair
      Thurs., 9/18 @ 6:30 PM-
      Location to be determined

      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.

      SOCIAL SERVICES Susanna Aaron, Chair
      Wed., 10/24 @ 6:30 PM - Little Red Schoolhouse, 272 Sixth Avenue, Auditorium
      1. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2020.
        (See amended calendar for additional agenda.)

      ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & SMALL BUSINESS Daniel Miller, Chair
      Thurs., 10/25 @ 6:30 PM - Location to be determined

      (See amended calendar for additional agenda.)
      NOTES: The following committees will not meet in October:

       


      October 2018 Calendar