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14 East 27th Street – Tribeca Entertainment Group, Inc. formerly “The Social Club” – Request for Liquor License

WHEREAS, Tribeca Entertainment Group, Inc., is applying for a liquor license at 14 East 27th Street; and

WHEREAS, This establishment is approximately 6,000 square feet, occupying the ground floor and basement, and will be operating as a lounge; and

WHEREAS, Residents attending the PS/QL meeting voiced complaints and concerns regarding the present operation at this address ("The Social Club") and the negative impact it has had on the community, including noise from patrons in front of the establishment and from cars, limos and radios until 4 or 5 a.m., fights outside the establishment, and two shootings right outside the premises, all verified by police reports; and

WHEREAS, The applicants, Sal Imposimato, Frank Sinicola and Edward Liva III, none of whom have been involved in the previous operation at this location, attended the Public Safety/Quality of Life Committee meeting held June 6, 2005, and assured the community and CB5 in the form of an affidavit (attached) that the following stipulations to the liquor license will be upheld – they will:

WHEREAS, One of the owners, Sal Imposimato, who lives in Manhattan and will be regularly on-premise at this establishment, has ten years experience in the business having worked in such establishments as "China Grill Miami," "Dorsia," "So Ho and Tribeca Grand Hotels," "Asia de Cuba, New York," and "Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills;" therefore be it

RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends approval of the liquor license for "Tribeca Entertainment Group, Inc.", located at 14 East 27th Street, provided that the attached stipulations are upheld; and be it further

RESOLVED, That Community Board Five respectfully requests of the State Liquor Authority that this affidavit be accepted, attached and considered a stipulation to the liquor license for the premises.

Theabove resolution passed with a vote of 25 in favor, 0 opposed, 1 abstention.

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