Full Board Meeting


Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Fordham University
113 West 60th Street (Columbus Avenue) 

6:00 PM
Public Hearing on the NYC Preliminary Budget for Fiscal Year 2016

6:00 PM
Pre-Meeting
Business & Consumer Issues Committee
(Please see agenda at the end of this page)

6:30 PM
Full Board Meeting
Elizabeth Caputo, Chair

Agenda Subject to Change 

Approval of minutes from previous full board meeting

Chair's Report, Elizabeth Caputo

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

Reports by Elected Officials’ Representatives (One-minute remarks, tentative)

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

1.    55 Amsterdam Avenue, d/b/a Bod Fitness (West 62nd Street.) Application #9-15-BZ to the Board of Standards & Appeals by West 62nd Street LLC for a special permit to operate a Physical Culture Establishment or health club at the subject premises.
2.    160 Columbus Avenue, d/b/a Equinox (West 68th Street.) Application #17-93-BZ to the Board of Standards & Appeals by Equinox SC Upper West Side, Inc. for an extension of the term special permit to operate a Physical Culture Establishment at the subject premises, and a change in the owner/operator to Equinox.

Transportation Committee,
Andrew Albert and Dan Zweig, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re:

3.    NYC Department of Transportation’s Lincoln Square Bow-Tie Pedestrian Safety Project.

Youth, Education & Libraries Committee
Blanche Lawton and Eric Shuffler, Co-Chairpersons
Resolution Re:

4.  The proposed Jewish Home Lifecare development on West 97th Street. 

Housing Committee
Nick Prigo, Chair
Resolution Re:

5.    Illegal hotels.

Preservation Committee
Jay Adolf and Gabrielle Palitz, Co-Chairpersons
Resolutions Re:

6.    5 Riverside Drive, Apt. 8B (West 73rd Street.) Application #16-3561 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for window replacement in Apartment 8B.
7.    38 West 83rd Street (Columbus Avenue – Central Park West.) Application #16-4475 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission to legalize window replacement and facade and areaway work performed without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
8.    315 & 325 West 85th Street, Metropolitan Montessori School (West End Avenue.) Application to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for a five story, 9’ 7” in deep rear addition to 325 West 85th Street and a one-story rooftop addition to 315 West 85th Street to house additional classrooms and educational office space.
9.    263 West 93rd Street (West End Avenue - Broadway.) Application #16-0557 to the Landmarks Preservation Commission to construct rear yard and rooftop additions, create a new masonry opening and excavation at the rear yard.

Business & Consumer Issues Committee
Michele Parker and George Zeppenfeldt-Cestero, Co-Chairpersons
Resolutions Re:

10.    Unenclosed Sidewalk Café Renewal Applications
       •    2178 Broadway (West 77th Street.) Renewal application # 1418144-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Serafina 77 West, LLC, d/b/a Serafina, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 38 tables and 76 seats.
       •    2463 Broadway (West 91st Street.) Renewal application # 1277778-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by PQ Upper West, Inc., d/b/a Le Pain Quotidien, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 8 tables and 16 seats.
       •    2479 Broadway (West 92nd Street.) Renewal application DCA# 1278350 to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Katouna, Inc., d/b/a Perfecto, for a two-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 48 seats.
       •    2745 Broadway (West 105th Street.)  Renewal application # 1025180-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Grillo, LTD, d/b/a Henry’s, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 21 tables and 62 seats.
SLA Alteration Licenses:
11.  100 Columbus Avenue (West 64th Street.) Lincoln Center Performing Arts and Restaurant Services I, LLC, d/b/a Avery Fisher Hall.
12.  1941 – 47 Broadway (West 66th Street / Lincoln Center.) Lincoln Center Performing Arts and Restaurant Services I, LLC, d/b/a Alice Tully Hall.
13.  New applications to the SLA for two-year liquor licenses.
       •    103 West 70th Street (Columbus Avenue.) Amber 103 West Inc., d/b/a To be Determined.
       •    320 Columbus Avenue (West 75th Street.) ShreejI Swami Restaurant Inc., d/b/a Saffron Indian Cuisine.
       •    224 West 104th Street (Broadway.) Singapore Grille NY Inc., d/b/a To be Determined.
14.    210 West 70th Street (Broadway.) Lincoln Square Steak, LLC, d/b/a Lincoln Square Steak.
15.    2756 Broadway (West 106th Street.) 2756 Broadway LLC, d/b/a To be Determined. Request to serve liquor in restaurant and outdoor area: Gardens/Grounds.
Renewal Unenclosed Sidewalk Café Application:
16.    2756 Broadway (West 106th Street.) New application # 1421212-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Five Lamps Corp., d/b/a Five Lamps Tavern, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 32 seats.

6:00PM Pre-meeting of the Business & Consumer Issues Committee
1.    2178 Broadway (West 77th Street.) Renewal application # 1418144-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Serafina 77 West, LLC, d/b/a Serafina, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 38 tables and 76 seats.
2.    2756 Broadway (West 106th Street.) 2756 Broadway LLC, d/b/a to be Determined. Request to serve liquor in the restaurant and rear yard.
3.    2756 Broadway, Renewal application # 1421212-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Five Lamps Corp., d/b/a Five Lamps Tavern, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 32 seats.