SLA LICENSING 1 Carter Booth, Co-Chair and Robert Ely, Co-Chair
Tues., 10/2 @ 6:30 PM – St. Anthony of Padua Church, 151-155 Sullivan St., Lower Hall
The Great Jones Cafe - Returning
(OP) Licenses: -- J.F. Jones, Inc., d/b/a Great Jones Café, 54 Great Jones St. (100% Corp Change) (OP – Restaurant)
Great Jones Hospitality LLC, comprised of Anthony C. Marano, Scott Marano, Jonathan Kavourakis and Byron Burnbaum, is becoming the primary investor in J.F. Jones Inc. d/b/a Great Jones Café after the death of James Moffett. Anthony Marano owns the building. Great Jones Café has been open since 1983 and has continually had a liquor license since then. The hours of operation that are presented are from 11AM to 4AM 7 days. There are 8 tables, 31 seats and 1 bar with 5 seats. They state they are a restaurant with background music. There is existing sound proofing. One employee will be designated to ensure that at all times the sidewalk will not become a nuisance to neighbors.
The principals have agreed to a new kitchen venting system and have expressed a willingness to reduce the hours of their license to 2:00 am Sunday through Wednesday and 4:00 am Thursday through Saturday. Negotiations and stipulations are ongoing. We have separately notified all NBS members on Great Jones St. for their feedback.
(TW) Licenses: -- Showfields NY 1 LLC, d/b/a Pending, 11 Bond St. 10012 (Tavern Wine – minimal food, showcase/retail space, no outdoor areas). We understand they are looking for a 2:00am license.
Showfields will be a curated, continuous and frequently refreshed pop-up venue for on-line entrepreneurs of Health & Wellnes, Home, Fashion merchandise interspursed with art from various New York museums and institutions. Bowery SushiOP License for 342 Bowery has been withdrawn till next month Acme Bar & Grill, 9 Great Jones St. (OP) is up for renewal. TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION Shirley Secunda, Chair
Thurs., 10/4 @ 6:30 PM- NYU Silver Building, 32 Waverly Pl., Room 207
Presentation by NYC Dept. of Transportation on plans to add more Citi Bike bicycles and docking points (Infill) btw. Canal & 59th Sts., including Community Board 2 Manhattan, and solicitation of feedback.FULL BOARD Terri Cude, Chair
Thurs., 9/18 @ 6:30 PM - P.S. 41 (Greenwich Village Elementary School), Auditorium, 116 W. 11th St.
THE PUBLIC SESSION BEGINS AT 6:30 PM . SPEAKER’S CARDS WILL BE NOT BE ACCEPTED AFTER 7:00 PM
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