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NEWS: Draft March 2011 ANC 2B agenda

DRAFT March 2011 agenda

Call to Order and Introduction of Commissioners (7:00pm) (5 mins)

Special Guest: Ward 2 Councilmember Jack Evans (7:05pm) (20 mins)

Minutes/Calendar (7:25pm) (5 mins)

  1. Approval of February 2011 Minutes
  2. Circulation of Monthly Work Calendar

Public Announcements (7:30pm) (5 mins)

  1. Next Public Safety Meeting for PSA 208: Tues. 7pm @ District 3 HQ (17th & V)
  2. Announcement of Adams Morgan 18th Street Project (Tom Pipkin)
  3. Other Announcements (if any)

General Items (7:35pm) (10 mins total)

Request for letter of support for the 2011 Capital Pride Parade (5 mins)

Request for letter of support for the 2011 17th Street Festival (5 mins)

Regulatory (7:45pm) (95 mins total)

Public Space Applications (30 minutes subtotal)

Application by Freshfarm Markets for Public Space permit for use of 800 block of Vermont Ave NW (5 mins) (2B05)

Application for public space sidewalk cafe by Tandoori Time (CR Restaurant), 1140 19th St NW, with 3 tables & 6 chairs, hours of operation Sun-Th 11am-10:30pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11:30pm (2B06) (5 mins)

Application for public space amenities at Q St & 19th St NW by Diego D’Ambrosio (2B02) (10 mins)

Application by Shake Shack, 1216 18th St NW for for sidewalk cafe. (2B06) (10 mins)

ABC Applications (65 mins subtotal)

1. License Renewals:

CN (Nightclub) License Renewal: Royal Palace, 1805 Conn Ave NW. Petition due 3/21/11; Roll call hearing 4/4/11. (2B01) (5 mins)

2. New Licenses / Substantial Changes:

Application by The Mighty Pint (License #ABRA-084184), 1831 M Street NW, for substantial change to CT (Tavern) license to extend hours of operation to 11:30am-5:00am (every day), with hours of sales/service Sun-Th 11:30am-1:30am, Fri-Sat 11:30am-2:30am. Current hours of operation: Sun-Th 11:30am-2:00am, Fri-Sat 11:30am-3:00am. Petition due 3/14/11; Roll-call hearing 3/28/11. (2B06) (10 mins)

Application by Hello Hospitality IV LLC t/a St. Arnold’s on Jefferson, 1827 Jefferson Pl NW, for substantial change to CR (Restaurant) license ABRA-085989 for extension of hours of operation, sales, and service, from current (Sun 3pm-10pm, M-Th 11am-11pm, Fr-Sat 11am-1am) to new Sun-Th 11am-2am, Fr-Sat 11am-3am. Petition due 3/21/11; Roll call hearing 4/4/11. (2B02) (10 mins)

Application by Luna/Skewers Restaurant, 1633 P St. N.W., for substantial change for a Sidewalk Cafe with seating capacity for 16 persons and a Summer Garden for 10 seats (ABRA License 078431). Hours of Operation for Sidewalk Cafe/Summer Garden: Sun. 10am-12am, Mon-Fri. 10am-11pm, Sat 10am-12am. Hours of Alcoholic Sales and Consumption for Sidewalk Cafe/Summer Garden: 10am-11pm daily. Petition due 3/28/11; Roll call hearing 4/11/11. (2B05) (10 mins)

Application by Policy, 1904 14th St NW, for substantial change to CR (Restaurant) license for 2 sidewalk cafes: (1) T Street 16 seats and (2) 14th Street 14 seats, with hours of operations/sales/service Sun-Th 11am-11pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11:30pm. Petition due 4/4/11; Roll-call hearing 4/18/11 (2B09) (10 mins)

Application by Chi-Cha Lounge, 1624 U St NW, to terminate Voluntary Agreement on CT (Tavern) license with co-parties ANC 2B and Joseph Masullo. Petition due 4/11/11; Roll-call hearing 4/25/11. (2B08) (10 mins)

Application by One Lounge, 1606 20th St NW, for Entertainment Endorsement for dancing to occasional DJ for special events, ent. hours Sun-Th 6pm-2am, Fri-Sat 6pm-3am. (2B02) (10 mins)

HPRB & Zoning Applications (0 mins subtotal)

No applications

Committee Reports (9:15pm) (30 mins total)

Dupont West Moratorium Ad Hoc Cmte (15 mins)

  1. Proposed resolutions on renewal of the moratorium

ABRA Policy Committee (10 mins)

  1. Proposed resolution on Public Space Sidewalk Cafe guidelines
  2. Reports on old business (if any): Draft model VA
  3. New item: Potential comments on Ward 2 Single Sales Ban
  4. Next Meeting: TBD

Zoning, Preservation & Development Committee (2 mins)

  1. Reports on old business (if any): Capital Bikeshare locations, Zoning Re-write, Conn Ave underpass greening, Conn Ave median & landscaping, Farragut virtual Metro tunnel, Speed hump study
  2. Next Meeting: Tues. 4/5/11 7pm @ Resource Center (if needed)

Community Involvement Committee (2 mins)

  1. Proposed resolution on Community “Grants” Policy: next month

Commissioner Reports (9:45pm) (2 mins total)

Neighboring Jurisdiction Reports (if any): West End/Foggy Bottom (2B06), Adams Morgan (2B01, 2B08), Kalorama (2B01, 2B02), Logan Circle (2B04, 2B05, 2B09), Georgetown (2B06), Columbia Heights/Shaw (2B09)

Short Reports on Old Business (if any)

  1. Polling locations for At-Large Special election (Stephens)
  2. DCPS non-discrimination (Jacobson)
  3. Marrakesh: CT tavern renewal (2B02)
  4. Soho: VA with amended hours (2B02)
  5. Republic of Congo: HPRB & BZA application for chancery (2B04)
  6. Brown Bag: Public space sidewalk cafe (2B05)
  7. Mad Hatter: sub. change sidewalk cafe (2B05/2B07)
  8. Kabab-ji: valet parking application (2B07)
  9. 1440 T St: rear addition (2B09)

Administrative/Financial Matters (9:47pm) (2 mins total)

  1. Finances/Treasurer’s Report
  2. Approval of ANC 2B FY 2010 Annual Report

Adjournment (9:50pm)

NEWS: ANC 2B co-hosts public meeting on 18th Street Project (Fla to Mass Ave.)

Please join us Monday, Feb. 28th from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at the International Student House (18th & R Streets NW) for a public discussion on the progress of the 18th Street reconstruction project (Mass. Ave. NW up to Fla. Ave. NW).  We will hear updates on the time to completion, and also have an opportunity for discussion and questions.

DDOT’s flyer on the Feb. 28th meeting: