Calendar

*Public Hearings are noted with asterisks. At all meetings, additional items may be raised as “New Business.”

Masks must be worn for all in-person meetings and must be worn properly by covering both the nose and mouth.

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BYLAWS WORKING GROUP Susan Kent, Chair
Mon., 10/4 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. Review of revised Bylaws section 10 (Amendments).

Please register using the link below:
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QUALITY OF LIFE Joseph Gallagher, Chair
Mon., 10/4 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1. *Street Activities:

  • 10/24/21 – Protect Chinatown Health Fair 2021 – Centre St. between Grand St. and Howard St. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: The Peter Kwong Immigrant Workers Learning Center) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 10/28/21 – Mythology Agency Party – Crosby St. between East Houston St. and Bleecker St. [Full Street Closure] (Sponsor: Ludlow Grey) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 10/30/21 – Fall Festival – 1) Little West 12th St. between Ninth Ave. and Washington St., 2) West 13th St. between Ninth Ave and Washington St. [Curb Lane Closure] (Applicant: (Meatpacking District Management Association)
  • 10/30/21 – Fall Festival – Gansevoort Pedestrian Plaza) [Pedestrian Plaza Street Closure] (Applicant: (Meatpacking District Management Association)
  • 10/30/21 – CMA Halloween Family Day – 6th Ave. between Spring St. and Broome St. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: Children’s Museum of the Arts) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 10/30/21 – CMA Halloween Family Day (Children’s Museum of the Arts): Dominick St. between Varick St. and 6th Ave. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: Children’s Museum of the Arts) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 10/31/21 – Halloween Town – On Perry Street – Perry St. between Bleecker St. and West 4th St. [Full Street Closure] (Sponsor: Cornerstone Strategic Branding) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 11/02/21 – 11/07/21 – Netflix – The Harder They Fall – Gansevoort Pedestrian Plaza [Pedestrian Plaza Street Closure] (Sponsor: IDEKO) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)
  • 11/08/21 – Disney Inflatable Sculpture Garden Event Gansevoort Pedestrian Plaza [Pedestrian Plaza Street Closure] (Sponsor: Alt Terrain LLC) (Will be heard at 10/12 meeting)

FYI/Renewals:

  • 11/18/21 – 12/24/21 — South Village Farmer’s Market – Avenue of the Americas between Carmine and W. 3rd Sts. [Partial Sidewalk Closure] (Sponsor: David Gruber)

2. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023.

Please register using the link below: 
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2sLZpVxpS5eYB45UtYaSKA


SLA LICENSING 1 Robert Ely, Co-Chair and Donna Raftery, Co-Chair
Tues., 10/5 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1a.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Corporate Change to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

  • 475 Soho, LLC d/b/a Dos Caminos SOHO, 475-477 W. Broadway 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (Sidewalk Café) (laid over)
  • 675 Hudson Vault, LLC d/b/a Dos Caminos & Troy Liquor Bar, 675 Hudson St. (OP-Restaurant) (Sidewalk Café) (laid over)
  • Strip House Restaurant NY, LLC d/b/a Strip House, 13 E. 12th St. 10003 (OP-Restaurant) (laid over)
  • Strip House Restaurant NY, LLC d/b/a Strip House Grill, 11 E. 12th St. (OP-Restaurant) (laid over)

1b.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Change in Method of Operation to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1c. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Alteration Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

  • West 4th & Barrow, LLC d/b/a The Spaniard, 186 W. 4th St., Store #2 10014 (OP-Restaurant) (To Add Adjoining Storefront) (Security Personnel) (Open Restaurant Space)(laid over)

1d.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for New Beer and Cider license (RBC):

1e.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for New Beer and Wine license (RW/TW):

1f.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) (Sidewalk Café) 

  • Hoya W3, LLC, d/b/a TBD, 82 W. 3rd St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (1st Floor) 
  • JLS Hospitality, LLC d/b/a Racquel’s, 77 W. Houston St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (DJ) (Live Music-Jazz Trio) (Bottle Service) 
  • Third Street Jazz Café, Inc. d/b/a Zinc Espresso & Jazz, 82 W. 3rd St. 10012 (OP-Bar/Tavern) (Basement & Cellar) (Live Music-All Types, Predominantly Jazz) (NEW LICENSE) (Renotification) 
  • Tartinery W3, LLC d/b/a Tartinery, 78 W. 3rd St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (Sidewalk Café) (laid over) 
  • Wan Wan, LLC d/b/a Wan Wan, 207 Mulberry St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (1st Fl. & Cellar)
  • Pro Action NY, LLC d/b/a TBD, 195 Spring St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (Sidewalk Café) (laid over)
  • PLANTA SOHO, LLC d/b/a PLANTA Cocina, 202 Prince St. 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (Patio or Deck) (Interior Laneway) (previously unlicensed location)(laid over)
  • LLC to be Formed by Andrea Ienna d/b/a TBD, 569 Hudson St. 10014 (OP-Restaurant) (Sidewalk Café) (ORIGINAL NOTICE WAS FOR RW-NOW OP) (will only be heard by SLA 2)
  • Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation, Inc. and Francis Zagar Productions Limited Liability Company d/b/a Lucile Lortel Theatre, 121 Christopher St. 10014 (OP-Legitimate Theatre or Concert Hall) (Live Music-Theatrical Productions) (will only be heard by SLA 2)

1g. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Removal and Relocation Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1h. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for an Expansion into Municipal Property to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) License:

FYI/Renewals: Analogue, 19 W. 8th St. (OP); Ollie, 64 Downing St. (OP); Greek Taverna, 95 University Pl., aka 41 E. 11th St. (RW); High Street on Hudson, 637 Hudson St. Condo #1, Ground Fl. & Basement (OP); Rintintin, 14 Spring St. (OP); Miss Lily’s Houston, 132 W. Houston St. (RW); Rasa, 25 W. 8th St. (OP); Due West, 189 W. 10th St. (OP); San Carlo Osteria Piemonte, 90 Thompson St. (OP); Da Toscano, 24 Minetta Lane (OP); Rasa, 25 W. 8th St. (OP); New York University, The Torch Club, 18 Waverly Pl. (OP); Sushi Zo, 88 W. 3rd St. (RW); Tortaria, 94 University Pl. (OP); Gitano, 76 Varick St. (OP); I Love Panzerotti, NY, 220 Varick St. RW); Brooklyn Wine Cellar, 445 Gold St. (RW); Triona’s, 237 Sullivan St. (OP); Da Gennaro, 129 Mulberry St. (RW); New Istanbul Grill Inc., 310 W. 14th St. (RW); Spunto, Inc. 65 Carmine St. (OP); American Bar, 33 Greenwich Ave. (OP); Dig, 70 Prince St. (RW); Dig, 232 Bleecker St. (OP); Ruby’s 219C Mulberry St. (RW); La Bella Vita, 163 Mulberry St. (RW); Amelie, 22 W. 8th St. (OP); Sotto 13, 140 W. 13th St. (OP); SoHo Diner, 320 W. Broadway (OP); Kosaka Inc., 220 W. 13th St. (RW); Cafe Kitsune, 550 Hudson St. (OP)

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PARKS & WATERFRONT Rich Caccappolo, Chair
Wed., 10/6 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1. *Representatives from Oxford, specifically the new office building at 55O Washington, will present their DOT approved plan for the creation of a new Hudson River Park to West Street crosswalk, roughly 2 blocks south of Houston and about 60 feet north of Charlton St. The new crosswalk, which will require some changes in Hudson River Park, will be accessed via a publicly accessible “Garden” cross street between West St. and Washington St., which will be the south entrance to this new building.

2. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023.

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TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION Shirley Secunda, Chair
Thurs.,10/7 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. University Place Workshop Announcement by NYC DOT.
  2. Discussion with NYCDOT and NYSDOT of anticipated crosswalk on West St. just north of Charlton St.
  3. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023

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SLA LICENSING 2 Robert Ely, Co-Chair and Donna Raftery, Co-Chair
Thurs., 10/7 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1a.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Corporate Change to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1b.*     Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Change in Method of Operation to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1c. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Alteration Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1d.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for New Beer and Cider license (RBC):

1e.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for New Beer and Wine license (RW/TW):

  • EC 95 Greenwich, LLC d/b/a El Condor, 95 Greenwich Ave. 10014 (RW-Restaurant) 
  • NY JJOONYBUZA, LLC d/b/a Oh K Dog & Egg Toast, 70 7th Ave. So. 10014 (RW-Restaurant) 

1f.* Apps. to the SLA for New License for Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) (Sidewalk Café) 

1g. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for Removal and Relocation Application to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) Licenses:

1h. Applications to the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) for an Expansion into Municipal Property to existing Restaurant Wine (RW), Tavern Wine (TW) or Full Liquor On-Premise (OP) License:

  • Mareluna, LLC, d/b/a Mareluna, 137 Sullivan St. 10012 (RW-Restaurant) 
  • Box Hill, LLC d/b/a King Restaurant, 18 King St., 10012 (OP-Restaurant) (Permit already provided by City of NY; will not be heard)
  • Hudson Corner, LLC d/b/a b’artusi; via porta, 522 Hudson St. 10014 OP-Restaurant (Sidewalk Cafe)

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QUALITY OF LIFE Joseph Gallagher, Chair
Tues., 10/12 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1. *Street Activities:

  • 10/24/21 – Protect Chinatown Health Fair 2021 – Centre St. between Grand St. and Howard St. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: The Peter Kwong Immigrant Workers Learning Center)
  • 10/28/21 – Mythology Agency Party – Crosby St. between East Houston St. and Bleecker St. [Full Street Closure] (Sponsor: Ludlow Grey) (withdrawn)
  • 10/30/21 – CMA Halloween Family Day – 6th Ave. between Spring St. and Broome St. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: Children’s Museum of the Arts)
  • 10/30/21 – CMA Halloween Family Day (Children’s Museum of the Arts): Dominick St. between Varick St. and 6th Ave. [Full Street Closure] (Applicant: Children’s Museum of the Arts)
  • 10/31/21 – Halloween Town – On Perry Street – Perry St. between Bleecker St. and West 4th St. [Full Street Closure] (Sponsor: Cornerstone Strategic Branding) (denied by SAPO)
  • 11/02/21 – 11/07/21 – Netflix – The Harder They Fall – Gansevoort Pedestrian Plaza [Pedestrian Plaza Street Closure] (Sponsor: IDEKO) 
  • 11/08/21 – Disney Inflatable Sculpture Garden Event Gansevoort Pedestrian Plaza [Pedestrian Plaza Street Closure] (Sponsor: Alt Terrain LLC)

FYI/Renewals:

  • 11/18/21 – 12/24/21 — South Village Farmer’s Market – Avenue of the Americas between Carmine and W. 3rd Sts. [Partial Sidewalk Closure] (Sponsor: David Gruber)

Please register using the link below: 
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_2sLZpVxpS5eYB45UtYaSKA


SCHOOLS & EDUCATION Patricia Laraia, Chair  
Tues., 10/12 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. *Update by DOE on the ECF project for NYC iSchool and Chelsea Vocational.
  2. *Discussion of the Bleecker School option set to expire December 31, 2021. For details, visit bit.ly/BleeckerFAQ
  3. *Discussion of Capital & Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023. 

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LAND USE Frederica Sigel, Chair 
Wed., 10/13 @ 7:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. *Review of ULURP-related commitments over the last ten years.
  2. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023.

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QUALITY OF LIFE Joseph Gallagher, Chair
Thurs., 10/14 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. *Executive Session to discuss applications heard on Monday, October 4th and Tuesday, October 12th

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LANDMARKS 1 Chenault Spence, Chair
Thurs., 10/14 @ 5:30Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. *399 W. Broadway Application is to propose a Master Plan for hand painted advertising signage.
  2. *33 Ninth Ave. aka 401-403 W. 13th St. – Application is to retro-fit the existing non-illuminated window signs with internal illumination and install one custom corner sign cabinet reading ‘Rolex’ with a clock at each elevation.
  3. *52-58 Gansevoort St. Application is to install signage, add exterior lighting, insert brickwork and a clock in middle window opening, add planter boxes on windowsills, and add logos adjacent to the entrance door. 
  4. *527 Broome St. – Application is to replace the storefront. 
  5. *611 Broadway – Application is to construct a one-story rooftop addition and mechanical equipment, install an ADA compliant entrance, and perform façade restoration.
  6. *9 St. Luke’s Pl. – Application is to construct a 3-story addition to rear of the house, a penthouse addition and new mechanical equipment on roof, new windows on all facades, refurbishment of areaway and sidewalk, and excavation below cellar and rear yard. 
  7. *69 Gansevoort St.Application is to construct a multi-story rooftop addition in front of and on top of an existing one-story rooftop structure.
  8. *Discussion of Expense Budget Priorities for Fiscal Year 2023.

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BYLAWS Susan Kent, Chair
Mon., 10/18 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  • Bylaws Article 11 (Amendments): Discussion of feedback and comments.

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LANDMARKS 2 Chenault Spence, Chair
Mon., 10/18 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. *54 Bleecker St. – Application is to replace an existing storefront.
  2. *314 Bleecker St. – Application is to modify a rear yard extension, install a gate in the existing masonry garden wall and modify an egress door opening.
  3. *122 W. 3rd St. aka 12 Minetta Lane – Application is to restore both the West 3rd Street and Minetta Lane façades with a set-back 2-story rooftop addition. (laid over)
  4. *33 Charles St. – Application is to reduce depth of existing rear addition at basement floor, construct a new rear addition at 1st floor, and a new rooftop addition, install  new steel windows on the rear façade, and repair stucco to cracked street façade.

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EXECUTIVE Jeannine Kiely, Chair   
Tues., 10/19 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference with a Restricted In-Person Option

We strongly encourage the public to attend virtually by registering here:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_nPWj-wLHRPipW8ndS181Sg

However, if you would like to attend in-person, you must wear a mask over your mouth and nose during the entire meeting and register in advance here: https://cb2exec1021.eventbrite.com

The in-person component will be in the CB2 Conference Room, 3 Washington Square Village #1A.


FULL BOARD Jeannine Kiely, Chair 
Thurs., 10/21 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference with a Restricted In-Person Option

Download the October 2021 Full Board Package.

Written testimony and/or virtual speaker cards can be submitted by email before 5:00 p.m. October 21, 2021 to [email protected]. [Please note that registering for the Zoom meeting does not register you to speak.] Please submit your name, agenda topic, and address. Public speakers will be limited to 2 minutes or less at the discretion of the Chair. We recommend submitting written testimony, which will be summarized at the meeting, to ensure an opportunity for your voice to be recognized.

We strongly encourage the public to attend virtually by registering here:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IK3_Po1QScGHeucaMIdO6A

However, if you would like to attend in-person, you must wear a mask over your mouth and nose during the entire meeting and register in advance here: https://cb2_oct21fb.eventbrite.com

The in-person component will be in the CB2 Conference Room, 3 Washington Square Village #1A.


ARTS & INSTITUTIONS Robin Rothstein, Chair     
Mon.., 10/25 @ 6:30 PM Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. The Whitney Museum’s Education Department will present an update regarding their methodologies and how these relate to the community, as well as a peek at upcoming programming.
  2. The NYC AIDS Memorial will present an update regarding the organization’s current and upcoming programming initiatives.

Please register using the link below: 
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_gke5P46-TyGmwOaTTowW4A


EQUITY Mar Fitzgerald, Chair
Tues., 10/26 @6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

1.*Racial Equity & the NYC Charter: Racial Justice Commission

  • Harold Miller, Deputy Executive Director

Learn about the interim report of key findings from the Racial Justice Commission, including the six patterns of inequity, criteria for structural change, and your power in the Charter revision process.

2. *The History of Affordable Housing in CB2: Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation

  • Andrew Berman, Executive Director

GVSHP works closely with affordable housing and tenant groups to help protect existing affordable housing and promote the inclusion of new affordable housing in our neighborhoods.

Submit questions:
[email protected]

Resources:
Visit the RJC Website: NYC Racial Justice Commission
Download the RJC Report: Racial Justice: An Interim Report from Racial Justice Commission Staff
GVSHP: Affordability and Preservation
Article: ‘Trickle down’ affordable housing in NYC is a fail; Don’t force it on Soho, Noho and Chinatown

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https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Aq_0B5ioTpeQIcvTp2nZdA


ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & SMALL BUSINESS Valerie De La Rosa, Chair
Wed., 10/27 @ 5:00 PM – Meeting Access via Videoconference

  1. Business Improvement District (BID) Updates Part I – West Side
    • Hudson Square BID Ellen Baer, Executive Director
    • Meatpacking BID Evan Sweet, Operations Manager
    • Village Alliance William Kelley, Executive Director

FY2020 BID Trends Report for CB2 BIDs

Check out the new CB2 EDSB page for the latest on: Economic Indicators, BIDs, Entrepreneur Resources, Job Skills & Workforce Development, City Agency Resources, and Economic Research Institutions.

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REOPENING WORKING GROUP Valerie De La Rosa, Chair
Wed., 10/27 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Video Conferencing

  1. *Temporary Open Restaurants (TOR) Program Town Hall – The TOR Program is expected to be in place until 2023 under the current Department of Transportation (DOT) TOR guidance.

Discussion of critical issues going into the second winter season of the TOR program:

    • Overextension of outdoor space
    • Music
    • Vermin
    • Trash
    • Propane heaters

We will hear updates from a panel of agency representatives (TBD) on TOR inspections and TOR compliance issues followed by a public hearing.

How to get involved:
Testify at the hearing (virtually on in-person)
Submit written testimony to [email protected]

Data Resources:
Temporary Open Restaurants Inspections
311 Complaints
Rodent Inspections
Department of Sanitation (DSNY) Litter Basket Inventory

Please register using the link below: 
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IYIR2kjMShK8_uQXNnmHuw


HUMAN SERVICES Susanna Aaron, Chair
Thurs., 10/28 @ 6:30 PM – Meeting Access via Video Conferencing

  1. Update from Project Renewal on its plan to develop a homeless shelter on West 11th Street.

Please register using the link below: 
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Lmf4VfWtR92PBSzUiZhUiw


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