Business Affairs and Street Activities

This committee reviews applications for the various types of liquor licenses granted by New York State Liquor Authority, including requests for transfers and alterations. The committee also ensures that licensed establishments operate according to what was presented to the Board and the community. Additionally, the committee reviews applications for enclosed and unenclosed sidewalk cafes, and Street Activity permits for street fairs and block parties. The committee also helps mediate community concerns with businesses.  This committee meets the last Thursday of the month.

Keith Powers, Chair
Kyle Athayde
Daniel Devine
Ellen Imbimbo
Paige Judge
David Colby Reed
Frank Scala
Susan Steinberg

Public Members
Carol Schachter

Committee Minutes
Business Affairs and Street Activities Minutes – Apr 27, 2017
Business Affairs and Street Activities Minutes – Mar 30, 2017
Business Affairs and Street Activities Minutes – Feb 23, 2017
Business Affairs and Street Activities Minutes – Jan 26, 2017

Business Affairs & Street Activities Required Documents
There are a few forms that the Board requires to be filled out and filed with the board office prior to attending a BASA committee meeting; the Certificate of Occupancy which can be obtained from the Dept. of Buildings website and the Board’s Questionnaire.  In addition the committee advises that the notified applicant/s review the Board’s Liquor License Change Agreement so they may be aware of certain concessions that more than likely will be requested.  The following documents can be retrieved by following the links below:

NYC Dept Of Buildings
CB6 SLA Change-Agreement
CB6 Sidewalk Cafe Change Agreement
NYC Street Activity Permit Office

NYC Noise Code Regulations