Community Board No. 3, Manhattan, New York City




Community Board 3 Calendar

CALENDAR OF MEETINGS – SEPTEMBER 2014

This calendar is subject to change, please confirm at CB3 website

Economic Development Committee
Wednesday, September 3 at 6:30pm -- Village View, Community Room - 175 East 4th Street (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A)

1.    Update from LES Employment Network
2.    EVCC: Request for input for a survey of consumer preferences in the East Village. The project includes an online survey of the preferences of consumers that live, work, study, or visit the area and an analysis of syndicated demographic, economic and consumer spending data for the study area.
3.    Discussion/development of committee's priorities for the next year

Landmarks Subcommittee
Thursday, September 4 at 6:30pm -- JASA/Green Residence - 200 East 5th Street at Bowery

please see website for all landmark agenda items
please check website to confirm meeting


Transportation & Public Safety / Environment Committee
Thursday, September 4 at 6:30pm -- Grand Street Settlement - 80 Pitt Street
 
1.    Presentation and request for support for CIDNY class action lawsuit against DOT to have pedestrian rights-of-way in Manhattan below 14th street usable by persons with mobility and vision disabilities and to maintain rights-of-way so that these features are fully useable. (JOINT TRANSPORTATION/HUMAN SERVICES AGENDA ITEM) (click for info)
2.    Support for traffic safety measures: Stop sign for westbound Delancey St at Pitt Street. Lane marking for right turn only and stop sign at NE corner of westbound Delancey St and Pitt St. Stop sign should be placed further out, possible planter and reflective for westbound Delancey St.
3.    DOT presentation on Clinton Street safety changes (click for info)
4.    Presentation and request for support on MOVE NY Fair Tolling and Transportation Reinvestment Plan (click for info)
5.    LES BID presentation and request for support for Orchard streetscape proposal (click for info)
6.    Identification of areas of concern regarding intercity bus siting (click for info)

Arts & Cultural Affairs Subcommittee
Monday, September 8 at 6:30pm -- Theater for the New City - 155 First Avenue (btwn E 9th & 10th Sts)

1.    Review & approval of July minutes
2.    Update on Arts & Culture database
3.    Subcommittee discussion on setting goals for the Arts & Culture Subcommittee

SLA & DCA Licensing Committee
Monday, September 8 at 6:30pm -- Community Board 3 Office - 59 East 4th Street (btwn 2nd Ave & Bowery)
applicant's name followed by current owner if applicable

Please Note:  Applicants must submit withdrawals and residents must submit materials and agreements by Friday before meeting at noon.

Applications within Saturated Areas
1.    To be Determined, 98 Ave C (wb)
2.    Taqueria Lower East Side (Barraza Foods Inc), 121 Orchard St (op)
3.    Nadico Hotel LLC, 163 Orchard St (op)
4.    Epicure Kitchen LLC, 45 Ave B (wb) (Item not heard at Committee)
Sidewalk Cafe Application
5.    Berkli Parc Cafe (HH Hospitality LLC), 61 Delancey St (small unenclosed)
New Liquor License Applications
6.    Taqueria Saint Marks (Barraza Foods Inc), 79 St Marks Pl (op)
7.    Sliders (Aleppo Slider LLC), 647 E 11th St (upgrade to op)
8.    To be Determined, 171 E B'way (op)
9.    Huertas (Molinero LLC), 107 1st Ave (upgrade to op)
Items not heard at Committee
10.    Tache Artisan Chocolate (Artisan Chocolates LLC), 254 Broome St (wb)
11.    Pasteur Grill & Noodles Inc, 85 Baxter St (wb)

b=beer only | wb=wine & beer only | op=liquor, wine, & beer | alt=alterations

Human Services, Health, Disability, & Seniors / Youth & Education Committee
Tuesday, September 9 at 6:30pm -- University Settlement at Houston Street Center - 273 Bowery

1.    Life (Catherine Street) family shelter - conversion to adult family shelter
2.    Presentation by Rivington House regarding closure of AIDS nursing facility
3.    Presentation and request for support for CIDNY class action lawsuit against DOT to have pedestrian rights-of-way in Manhattan below 14th street usable by persons with mobility and vision disabilities and to maintain rights-of-way so that these features are fully useable (click for info)
4.    Planning for FY 2017 DNS

Land Use, Zoning, Public & Private Housing Committee
Wednesday, September 10 at 6:30pm -- Seward Park Extension - 56 Essex Street (btwn Grand & Broome Sts)

1.    TIL (Tenant Interim Lease) Program status update including update of remaining buildings in CB3
2.    HPD update on status of tenant relocation at 400 Grand Street
3.    Update of the Essex Street Market Vendors Association Working Group
4.    Kushner Companies- property at 170-174 East Second Street: tenants status update
5.    421a application for 331 E Houston St (B345, L17) (click for info)
6.    BSA 146-14-BZ, 285 Grand St: special permit to allow operation of fitness center in cellar of building (click for info)

Parks, Recreation, Cultural Affairs, Landmarks, & Waterfront Committee
Thursday, September 11 at 6:30pm -- BRC Senior Services Center - 30 Delancey Street (btwn Chrystie & Forsyth Sts)

1.    Preliminary discussion of Fiscal Year 2016 budget priorities
Block Party
2.    Nuyorican 2nd Annual Community Block Party, 10/31, E 3rd St (Aves B - C) (click for info)

Con Ed Task Force
Tuesday, September 16 at 6:30 -- Dona Petra Santiago - 717 East 9th Street (btwn Aves C & D)

1.    Update on previously approved projects
2.    Guidelines and timing for Fall 2014 Funding Cycle
3.    Review Letters of Inquiry, if any

Ethics, By-Laws & Procedures Task Force
Tuesday, September 16 at 7:00pm -- Manny Cantor Center, Educational Alliance - 197 East Broadway

1.    Written suggestions by Vaylateena Jones dated April 30, 2014 to be discussed
2.    Duties of Officers

CB 3 Public Hearing - Fiscal Year 2016 Budget Priorities
Wednesday September 17 at 6:30pm -- Community Board 3 Office - 59 East 4th Street (btwn 2nd Ave & Bowery)

This is an opportunity for organizations and residents to tell the Community Board their budget priorities.

* What parks need reconstruction?  * What programs need funding?  Help us assess the needs of our community.

Every year the Community Board submits a list of capital and expense budget priorities to city agencies.  This hearing is your opportunity to have input into these district budget priorities.  Tell us how money should be spent in Community Board 3.

Organizations, groups, and individuals representing all segments of the community are encouraged to participate.

Executive Committee
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 6:30pm
Community Board 3 Office, 59 East 4th Street

Community Board 3, Full Board Meeting
Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 6:30pm
PS 20 - 166 Essex Street (E Houston & Stanton Sts)

September 16th is the last day for community members to submit October agenda items



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