893 Broadway (between East 19th and 20th Streets) (Ladies Mile Historic District), application for storefront renovations
WHEREAS, 893 Broadway is located in the Ladies Mile Historic District and has applied to the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission for approval of storefront renovations; and
WHEREAS, The applicant failed to appear before the Landmarks Committee of Community Board Five after appropriate notification of its meeting to discuss the matter; and
WHEREAS, The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission has filed Violations against this building, three of which show as "Open"; and
WHEREAS, The NYC City Department of Buildings has issued a "Stop Work Order" which is listed on the DOB Website and is posted in the window of the building, yet renovation work appears to be ongoing; therefore, be it
RESOLVED, Community Board Five recommends denial of the application for storefront alterations at 893 Broadway.
The above resolution passed by a vote of 31 in favor; 0 opposed; 1 abstaining.