Full Board Meeting
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 6:30 PM
Fordham University
113 West 60th Street (Columbus Avenue)

Proposed Agenda   Subject to Change

Approval of minutes from previous full board meeting

Chair's Report, Elizabeth Caputo

Special Election of 2nd Vice Chairperson and Co-Secretary: Howard Yaruss, Chair, Elections Committee

Community Session
We welcome all members of our community (residents, businesses, CBOs) who would like to speak on issues of interest to them.  Members of the community are granted one minute for remarks, and we will also accept a written copy for the record. 
   
Manhattan Borough President's Report, Diana Howard
        
Reports by Elected Officials

Business Session
Land Use Committee
Richard Asche and Page Cowley, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re:

1.    555 West 59th Street, EVF Performance and Row House  (West End Avenue- Amsterdam Avenue.) Application #2016-4172-BZ to the Board and Standards Appeals by EVF Performance and Row House for the operation of a physical culture establishment in a partial sub cellar and partial first floor.

Parks & Environment Committee
Klari Neuwelt, Chairperson
Resolution Re
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2.    Department of Parks & Recreation’s proposed design for the Riverside Skate Park, 108th Street between the Promenade and the HHP.
3.    Arts Students League’s upcoming artworks in Riverside South.

Transportation Committee
Andrew Albert and Dan Zweig, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re
:
4.    A request to the NYC Department of Transportation to restrict north-bound left turns from Central Park West onto West 93rd Street, from 7am to 9am, Monday through Friday, as a mitigation to traffic congestion around Columbia Grammar & Prep School.

Preservation Committee
Jay Adolf and Gabrielle Palitz, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re
:
5.    466-468 Columbus Avenue (West 82nd – 83rd Streets.) Application to the Landmarks Preservation Commission to demolish the existing 3-story commercial building and replace with an 8-story plus penthouse new mixed use (retail and residential) building.
6.    327 Central Park West #15D&E (West 93rd Street.) Application to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for a new window.

Business & Consumer Issues Committee
Michele Parker and George Zeppenfeldt-Cestero, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re
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7.    Applications to the SLA for two-year liquor licenses:
       •    153-155 Amsterdam Avenue (West 67th Street) 153 Amsterdam Rest., Inc., d/b/a To be Determined.
       •    464 Columbus Avenue (West 82nd Street.) Da Luce Ristorante & Bar Corporation, d/b/a To be Determined.
8.    Unenclosed Sidewalk Café Renewals:
       •    193 Columbus Avenue (West 69th Street.) Renewal application #1216111- DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Yunhua on Columbus, Inc., d/b/a Empire Columbus, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 12 seats.
       •    2170 Broadway (West 76th – 77th Streets.) Renewal application #2010321-DCAto the Department of Consumer Affairs by RF Broadway, d/b/a Red Farm, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 22 seats
       •    349 Amsterdam Avenue (West 77th Street.) Renewal application #2009831-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by BT Restaurant Enterprises LLC, d/b/a Tessa, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 8 tables and 16 seats.
       •    519 Columbus Avenue (West 85th Street.) Renewal application #1395448-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by De La Fontaine, LLC, d/b/a Tratoria Machiavelli for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 21 tables and 42 seats.
9.    New Unenclosed Sidewalk Cafés:
       •    440 Amsterdam Avenue (West 81st – 82nd Streets.) New application DCA# 3912-2016-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Benva Bakery, LLC, d/b/a Orwasher's Bakery, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 25 seats.
       •    450 Amsterdam Avenue (West 82nd Street). New application DCA# 4285-2016-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Gumbull, LLC, d/b/a The Dead Poet, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 5 tables and 11 seats.
       •    982 Amsterdam Avenue (West 108th – 109th Streets.) New application DCA# 3474-2016-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Amity Hall Uptown, Inc., d/b/a Amity Hall, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 24 seats.
10.    949 Columbus Avenue (West 107th – 106th Streets.)  New application DCA# 4628-2016-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by P&N Development, d/b/a The Fat Monk, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 12 seats.