Business & Consumer Issues Committee, Linda Alexander and Christian Cordova, Co-Chairpersons
Wednesday, May 8, 6:30 PM
Renewal application to the SLA for a two- year liquor license
:
1.    955 West End Avenue (West 106th Street) Mocha Lounge Inc. d/b/a West End Lounge.
Application to the SLA for a Change of Class of existing W&B liquor license to Full On-Premises:
2.    917 Columbus Avenue (West 105th Street) Tien Giang Restaurant Corp., d/b/a Mekong.
New application to the SLA for a two year liquor license:
3.    645 W. 59th Street (Riverside Blvd, Building 3) Sada 3WS, LLC d/b/a Empellon.
Renewal Unenclosed Sidewalk Cafés:
4.    2028-2032 Broadway (West 69th – 70th Streets.) Renewal application #2058331-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by West D&P, LLC, d/b/a Gina, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 26 seats.
5.    225 Columbus Avenue (West 70th – 71st Streets.) Renewal application #2044029-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by FM70, Inc., d/b/a Bistro Cassis, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 6 tables and 14 seats.
6.    302 Columbus Avenue (West 74th Street.) Renewal application #1339241-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Lenwuch 74th, LLC, d/b/a Lemwich, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 9 tables and 18 seats.
7.    201 West 79th Street (Amsterdam Avenue.) Renewal application #1125981-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Renolta, LLC, d/b/a Nice-Matin, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 24 tables and 68 seats.
8.    413 Amsterdam Avenue (West 79th - 80th Streets.) Renewal application #1396587-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Flagship S B Amsterdam NY, LLC, d/b/a Saravana Bhavan, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 22 seats.
9.    435 Amsterdam Avenue (West 81st Street.) Renewal application #1387587-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 357 Hospitality, Inc., d/b/a Spice, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 17 tables and 34 seats.
10.  474 Columbus Avenue (West 83rd Street.) Renewal application #1415817-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Spring Natural, Corp., d/b/a Spring Natural Kitchen, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 10 tables and 20 seats.
11.   522 Columbus Avenue (West 85th – 86th Streets.) Renewal application #0895505-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Barjer, Corp., d/b/a GETE Burgers, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 29 seats.
Enclosed Sidewalk Café Renewal:
12.    502 Amsterdam Avenue (West 84th – 85th Streets.) Renewal application ULURP#N180463ECM/DCA#1429718-DCA to the Department of Consumer Affairs by Romagica, Corp., d/b/a Celeste, for a four-year consent to operate an enclosed sidewalk café with 4 tables and 10 seats.
New Unenclosed Sidewalk Cafes:
13.    329 Columbus Avenue (West 75th -76th Streets.) New application #4108-2019-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 329 Hospitality Group, LLC, d/b/a Asset, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 11 tables and 22 seats.
14.    421 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th Street.) New application #4343-2019-ASWC to the Department of Consumer Affairs by 421 Amsterdam Pizza Corp, d/b/a Made in New York Pizza, for a four-year consent to operate an unenclosed sidewalk café with 12 tables and 24 seats.
15.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations.
7:30PM
E bike legislation discussion.
 
Joint Meeting of Parks & Environment, Ken Coughlin and Jennifer Markas, Co-Chairpersons, Preservation Mark Diller, Chairperson, and Transportation Suzanne Robotti and Howard Yaruss, Co-Chairpersons, Committees
Thursday, May 9, 6:00PM
NYC Department of Transportation presentation on the renovation of the West 79th Street Rotunda Complex.
 
Housing Committee, Louisa Craddock and Melissa Rosenberg, Co-Chairpersons
Monday, May 13, 7:00 PM

1.    Discussion of 4/17 Land Use/Housing meeting with HPD
  • AMI overview
  • 96th Street/Fetner project affordability tiers/AMIs.
2.    Housing DNS work-plan.
3.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations. 
Transportation Committee, Suzanne Robotti and Howard Yaruss, Co-Chairpersons
Tuesday, May 14, 7:00 PM

1.    Manhattanhenge 2019, American Museum of Natural History. Request by Melissa Diaz at the AMNH to close off traffic on West 79th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues on Thursday, July 11th, from 7:30-8:45pm, with the sunset expected between 8:17pm - 8:28pm.
2.    West 61st Street (Broadway-Columbus Avenue.) Request by Avalon Bay for a 70’5” by 10’ 7” loading zone on the north side of West 61st Street to accommodate deliveries for the new Target store at 1865 Broadway.
3.    410 Central Park West (101st Street.) Request for a “No Standing” sign in front of the building.
4.    2642 Broadway, Carmel Car & Limo Service (West 100th – 101st Streets.) Renewal application #B00256 to the NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission by Carmel Car & Limo Service for a renewal of their For Hire Base Station License.
5.    72 West 106th Street, New Family Radio Dispatch (Columbus Avenue.) Renewal application #B01527 to the NYC Taxi & Limousine Commission by New Family Radio Dispatch for a renewal of their For Hire Base Station License.
6.    Daylighting 97th / West End Avenue.
7.    Riverside Park Speed Limit for bikes.
8.    Difficulty crossing into Riverside Park at 95th and 97th Streets.
9.    Residential parking permits.
10.    Plan for West 60th-62nd Streets when congestion parking rules begin.
11.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations.
Land Use Committee, Page Cowley and Seema Reddy, Co-Chairpersons
Wednesday, May 15, 6:30 PM

1.    120 West 72nd Street, Orangetheory Fitness (Broadway – Columbus Avenue.) Application #2019-63-BZ to the NYC Board of Standards of Appeal by Sheldon Lobel, PC, for a special permit pursuant to Zoning Resolution Section 73-36 to legalize the operation of a Physical Cultural Establishment on a portion of the first floor of the existing building at the premises.  
2.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations.
Youth, Education and Libraries Committee, Blanche Lawton and Steven Brown, Co-Chairpersons
Thursday, May 16, 6:30 PM

1.    D.J. Sheppard, Family Leadership Coordinator for Community School District 3, will discuss her role and work in reaching and engaging families, parents, parent coordinators, school leadership teams, and parent associations.   In addition, she will discuss the critical role parent engagement has on student achievement and the education system.
2.    Debbie Kling, President of West Side Little League (WSLL), will educate the committee on the non-profit all-volunteer youth organization chartered by Little League Baseball.  Update on the current issues that affect the organization including the most recent construction projects at Riverside Park. 
3.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations.
Parks & Environment Committee, Ken Coughlin and Jennifer Markas, Co-Chairpersons
The committee will not meet on its regularly scheduled date of May 20th becasue it met on May 9 for DOT's 79th Street Rotunda presentation.  The committee's next meeting will be Monday, June 17.

Health & Human Services Committee, Catherine DeLazzero and Sheldon Fine, Co-Chairpersons
Tuesday, May 28, 7:00 PM

1.    Discussion on DNS with service providers, organizations, and city agencies.
2.    Announcements/updates:
  • The Child Victims Act
  • Inclusive Playground Task Force. 
3.    FY2021 DNS and Budget Priorities:
  • Committee’s section for the DNS (due by end of May)
  • BUDGET questions for the Fall borough budget consultations
  • Request for June district budget consultations.
Meetings take place at the Community Board office, 250 West 87th Street, unless otherwise indicated. Agendas are subject to change. To confirm committee agendas and meeting locations, call the Board office at (212) 362-4008, or visit www.nyc.gov/mcb7. Send comments by e-mail to office@cb7.org or by fax to (212) 595-9317.
Resolutions adopted at the committee meetings will be reported at the Full Board Meeting on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, beginning at 6:30 PM at Congregation Rodeph Sholom, 7 West 83rd Street (Central Park West.)