Full Board Meeting

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Transportation Committee pre-meeting 6:00 PM
Business & Consumer Issues Committee pre-meeting at 6:00PM
Please see agendas at the end of this document.

Full Board Meeting, 6:30 PM
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center  
1000 Tenth Avenue (West 59th Street)
Agenda Subject to Change

Approval of minutes from previous full board meeting

Chair's Report: Elizabeth Caputo

Election of Board Officers for 2014-2015:  Elections Committee, Howard Yaruss, Chair


Community Session
 - We welcome all members of our community (residents, businesses, CBOs) who would like to speak on issues of interest to them.  Please limit remarks to one minute and, if possible, provide a written copy for the record.   


Manhattan Borough President's Report: Diana Howard
Reports by Legislators

Business  Session

Preservation Committee
Jay Adolf and Gabrielle Palitz, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re:
1.    140-142 West 81st Street, Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church (Amsterdam- Columbus Avenues.) Application #16-2063 to demolish portions of the building, construct addition, alter masonry openings on the front facade, and relocate stained glass windows.
2.    261 West 71st Street (West End Avenue - Broadway.) Application #15-5388 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for renovation of the façade.
3.    294 Columbus Avenue, d/b/a Rain Created for Living (West 74th Street.) Application #14-9482 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for new storefront.
4.    221 West 79th Street (Broadway – Amsterdam Avenue.) Application #16-2265 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission to legalize re-cladding of the two-story extension with stucco, and to modify storefront infill at the ground and 2nd floor and an awning, installed without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
5.    360 Central Park West (West 96th – 95th Streets.) Application to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for enlarging existing window openings on the building’s CPW facade.

Land Use Committee
Richard Asche and Page Cowley, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re:
6.     2465 Broadway, d/b/a SoulCycle (West 91st – 92nd Streets.) Application to the Board of Standards & Appeals by Rothkrug Rothkrug & Spector, LLP to allow a physical culture establishment to be operated as SoulCycle within portions of an existing commercial building located in C4-6A/EC-3 and R8 zoning districts.

Business & Consumer Issues Committee
Michele Parker and George Zeppenfeldt-Cestero, Co-Chairpersons
Resolutions Re
:
Alteration applications to the SLA
7.    50 West 72nd Street (Columbus Avenue-Central Park West.) 50 W. 72nd Rest LLC. d/b/a Riposo 72, to permit alcoholic beverage service in the sidewalk café.
8.    511 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th Street.) EE Bar LLC, d/b/a E's Bar, to extend hours that alcoholic beverages can be served.  
New applications to the SLA for two-year liquor licenses:
9.    475 Columbus Avenue, a/k/a 70 West 83rd Street, Il Rifugio Inc., d/b/a Tarallucci e Vino.
10.  483 Columbus Avenue (West 83rd Street.) LVSS Inc., d/b/a Bellini.
11.  160 Columbus Avenue (West 67th – 68th Streets.) Equinox SC Upper West Side, Inc. & 360 Food Corp as Manager, d/b/a to be determined.
12.  226 West 79th Street (Broadway.) Explorer NYC Corp., d/b/a Burke & Wills.
13.  452 Amsterdam Avenue (West 82nd Street.) PB Wealth Inc., d/b/a Sen.
14.  Unenclosed Sidewalk Café Renewal Applications:

  • 2012 Broadway (West 68th – 69th Streets.) Renewal application #1282959-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Nanoosh Broadway, LLC, d/b/a Nanoosh, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 12 seats.
  • 208 Columbus Avenue (69th -70th Street.) Renewal application #1451239-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Birote Corp., d/b/a El Mitote, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 7 tables and 19 seats.
  • 285 Columbus Avenue (West 73rd Street.) Renewal application #1343003-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Tenzan New York, Corp., d/b/a Tenzan Japanese Restaurant, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 21 tables and 44 seats.
  • 373 Amsterdam Avenue (West 78th Street.) Renewal application #1416326-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Sagi Restaurant Corp., d/b/a Francesa La Vela Cucina Italiana, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 16 seats.
  • 410 Amsterdam Avenue (West 79th - 80th Streets).  Renewal application #1165276-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 317 Amsterdam Corp., d/b/a Tolani, for a two-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 24 seats.
  • 416 Amsterdam Avenue (West 79th-80th Streets.) Renewal application #1420049-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Hummus Kitchen Amsterdam Avenue, Inc., d/b/a Hummus Kitchen for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 13 seats.
  • 422 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th Street.) Renewal application #1424906-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Amelia B 1, Corp., d/b/a, Island Burgers & Shakes for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 4 tables and 8 seats.
  • 426 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th – 81st Streets.) Renewal application #1428051-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Luke’s Lobster III, LLC, d/b/a Luke’s Lobster, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 3 tables and 6 seats.
  • 430 Amsterdam Avenue (West 81st Street.) Renewal application DCA #1096363-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Third Ave. Rest. Inc., d/b/a Jake’s Dilemma, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 8 tables and 21 seats.
  • 2454 Broadway (West 90th – 91st Streets.) Renewal application #1353319-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Big Daddy’s III LLC, d/b/a Big Daddy’s, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 18 tables and 36 seats.
  • 2740 Broadway (West 105th Street.) Renewal application DCA# 1222176-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Silver Moon Bakery, Inc., d/b/a Silver Moon Bakery, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 15 tables and 30 seats. 

15. Unenclosed Sidewalk Café Renewal Applications disapproved without prejudice:

  • 1900 Broadway (West 65th Street.) Renewal application #1282969-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 64 West Restaurant, LLC, d/b/a Bar Boulud, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 38 tables and 76 seats.
  • 434 Amsterdam Avenue (West 81st Street.) Renewal application #1357136-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by MHBK Associates, Inc., d/b/a The Tangled Vine, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 24 seats.
  • 520 Columbus (West 85th Street.) Renewal application #1006183-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 520 Columbus Ave Ltd., d/b/a Nonna Restaurant, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 10 tables and 24 seats.

Parks & Environment Committee
Klari Neuwelt, Chairperson
Resolutions Re:
16.   Central Park. Reconstruction of the Boat Landings on the Lake.
17.   Central Park. Site Improvements and Construction of an Accessible Ramp at the East 64th Street Entrance,
the main entrance to the Arsenal and the Zoo.

Transportation Committee
Andrew Albert and Dan Zweig, Co-Chairpersons
Resolutions Re:
18.     908 Amsterdam Avenue, Store B, New App Car & Limo (West 104th -105th Street.) Renewal application #B02782 to NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission by New App Car & Limo at 908 Amsterdam Avenue for a For Hire Base Station license.
19.     72 West 106th Street, New Family Radio Dispatch (Columbus Avenue.) Renewal application #B01527 to NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission by New Family Radio Dispatch, Inc. at 72 West 106th Street for a For Hire Base Station license.

Pre-meeting 6:00PM
Transportation Committee Meeting
Andrew Albert and Dan Zweig, Co-Chairpersons
908 Amsterdam Avenue
, Store B, New App Car & Limo (West 104th -105th Streets.) Renewal application #B02782 to NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission by New App Car & Limo at 908 Amsterdam Avenue for a For Hire Base Station license. 

Business & Consumer Issues Committee
Michele Parker and George Zeppenfeldt-Cestero, Co-Chairpersons
160 Columbus Avenue
(West 67th – 68th Streets.)  New application to the State Liquor Authority for a two-year liquor license by Equinox SC Upper West Side, Inc. & 360 Food Corp., as Manager, d/b/a To be Determined.
452 Amsterdam Avenue (West 82nd Street.) New application to the State Liquor Authority for a two-year liquor license by PB Wealth Inc., d/b/a Sen.