Newsstand application # 1375049, NEC 6th Avenue and 27th Street
WHEREAS, The applicant seeks a permit to install and operate a newsstand on NEC 27th Street and 6th Avenue; and
WHEREAS, The applicant failed to appear at a regularly scheduled meeting and failed to address questions and concerns CB5 had about the application; and
WHEREAS, Two other newsstands have been approved within just a few blocks of the proposed location since May of 2009 (on the East side of 6th Avenue b/t 24th and 25th and on the East side of 6th Avenue b/t 25th and 26th); and
WHEREAS, those two newsstands and other stores in the vicinity will adequately serve the neighborhood; therefore be it
RESOLVED, That Community Board Five recommends denial of the application to install a newsstand on NEC 27th Street and 6th Avenue.
The above resolution passed by a vote of 33 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining.