202 West 36th Street (bet. 7th & 8th Aves.), JDP Restaurant LLCWHEREAS, The applicant, JDP Restaurant LLC, is applying for a small unenclosed sidewalk café at 202 West 36th Street; and
WHEREAS, The proposed sidewalk café would have 2 tables and 4 seats; and
WHEREAS, The proposed sidewalk café would leave 8' for pedestrian traffic; and
WHEREAS, The sidewalk registers medium to heavy pedestrian traffic; and
WHEREAS, The current configuration leaves too little space for a service aisle; and
WHEREAS, Based on the CB5's concerns, the applicant has agreed to reduce the footprint of the café to 1 tables and 3 seats, allowing for a larger service aisle, and
WHEREAS, The sidewalk café would close no later than 10 PM from Sunday to Wednesday, and 11 PM from Thursday to Saturday; and
RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends approval of the application, JDP Restaurant LLC at 202 West 36th Street, for an unenclosed sidewalk café with the condition that there be only 1 table with 3 seats.
The above resolution passed by a vote of 33 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining.