Full Board Meeting


Tuesday, April 7, 2015  6:30 PM
Congregation Rodeph Sholom
7 West 83rd Street (Central Park West)  


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

1.    MTA Metrocards.

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

2.    150 West 85th Street, Manhattan Country Day School (Columbus-Amsterdam Avenues.)
Application #1-15-BZ to the Board of Standards & Appeals by Manhattan Country Day School for a variance to allow additional floor area and a vertical extension in order to meet programmatic needs of the school.

Business & Consumer Issues Committee, Michele Parker and George Zeppenfeldt-Cestero, Co-Chairpersons
Resolutions Re:
3. Unenclosed Café Renewal Applications:
       •    286 Columbus Avenue (West 73rd – 74th Streets.) Renewal application # 1231072-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Wine and Roses Bar and Cafes, LLC, d/b/a Wine & Roses, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 7 tables and 14 seats.
       •    2607 Broadway (West 98th – 99th Streets.) Renewal application # 1345744-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Workhorse Restaurant, Inc., d/b/a Regional, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 9 tables and 18 seats.
Enclosed Café Renewal Applications:
4.    200 Columbus Avenue (West 69th Street.) Renewal application # 1271565-DCA/ ULURP# N110325ECM to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Magnolia Columbus Avenue, LLC, d/b/a Magnolia Bakery, for a four-year consent to operate an enclosed sidewalk café with 15 tables and 39 seats.
5.    2518 Broadway (West 94th Street.) Renewal application # 1353598-DCA/ ULURP# N140422ECM to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 94 Corner Café Corp., d/b/a 94 Corner Café, for a four-year consent to operate an enclosed sidewalk café with 5 tables and 20 seats.
6.    2636 Broadway (West 99th – 100th Streets.)  Renewal application # 1169442-DCA/ ULURP# N120375ECM to the Department of Consumer Affairs by PS Brothers Gourmet, Inc., d/b/a Indus Valley, for a four-year consent to operate an enclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 24 seats.
7.    2787 Broadway (West 107th Street.) Renewal application # 1147364-DCA/ ULURP #N140427ECM to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Hillview Specialty Food  Inc., d/b/a 107th West Restaurant, for a four-year consent to operate an enclosed sidewalk café with 13 tables and 26 seats.
New Unenclosed Café Applications:
8.    311 Amsterdam Avenue (West 74th – 75th Streets.) New Application #1874-2015-ASWC to the
Department of Consumer Affairs by Fusha 311 West, Inc., d/b/a Fusha Sushi Bar Asian Cuisine, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 15 tables and 32 seats.
9.    320 Amsterdam Avenue (West 75th – 76th Streets.) New Application #1941-2015-ASWC to the
Department of Consumer Affairs by Cactus Pearl, LLC, d/b/a to be determined, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 18 tables and 54 seats.
10.    489 Columbus Avenue (West 83rd – 84th Streets.) New Application #1505-2015-ASWC to the
Department of Consumer Affairs by Shree Laxmi Cuisine, Inc., d/b/a Savory Indian Cuisine, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 12 seats.
11.    898 Amsterdam Avenue (West 103rd – 104th Streets.) New Application #1834-2015-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Primavera Mexican, LLC., d/b/a Casa Mexicana, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 9 tables and 22 seats.

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

12.    326 Columbus Avenue (West 75th – 76th Streets.)  Application to the Landmarks Preservation Commission for a window replacement.
13.    33 Central Park West, Ethical Culture (West 63rd – 64th Streets.) Application to the Landmarks
Preservation Commission for a railing restoration at main entrance along Central Park West.
14.    27 West 67th Street, Apt #5FW (Columbus Avenue – Central Park West.)Application to the
Landmarks Preservation Commission for seven window replacements in apartment #5FW.

Steering Committee
Elizabeth Caputo, Chairperson
Resolution Re
:
15.    Manhattan Borough Board Resolution on City Council Intro 585 setting term limits for community
board members.