Here’s what you can expect at the next Community Board 2 Meetings Tuesday and Wednesday:
CB2 Meetings; October 1&2, 2013
Community Board 2 (CB2) will hold its monthly economic development and health committee meetings next week, on Tuesday and Wednesday respectively.
All committee meetings of Community Board 2 begin with the approval of the agenda and introduction of the committee officers. The meetings conclude with the approval of the previous month’s meeting minutes, a chairperson’s report, other business and a community forum during which the public may speak.
Economic Development & Employment Committee Meeting
Tuesday, October 1, 2013; Jonas Board Room, Metcalfe Hall, Long Island University, Flatbush and DeKalb avenues.
Terence Kelly, community affairs manager for the Barclays Center, will provide a hiring report and snapshot of the current workforce at the arena.
Josef Szende, executive director for the Atlantic Avenue Business Improvement District, accompanied by Nathan (“Ollie”) Oliver from Transportation Alternatives (TA) will speak about the “Bike Friendly Business District” planned to launch on Atlantic on Saturday, October 5.
Read more about TA’s Bike Friendly Business program
Health, Environment & Social Services Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 2, 2013, 6:00 pm; Dining Rooms A&B Brooklyn Hospital, 121 DeKalb Avenue at St. Felix Street
Elizabeth Bravo Santiago, manager of the Safe Return program of the Alzheimer’s Association of New York, will introduce the nationwide emergency response system for individuals with Alzheimer’s or related dementia.
Read more about MedicAlert® and Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return®
The committee will also review the following liquor licenses for recommendation to the New York State Liquor Authority.
New On Premise
— 271 Adelphi Street; Prime Five, Inc.
— 66 Rockwell Place; Lightbox Club, Inc.
— 460 Myrtle Avenue; 460 Myrtle Avenue, LLC
— 193 Smith Street; Spice
Alteration On Premise
— 72 Henry Street; Sociale
New Restaurant Wine
— 147 Greene Avenue; Primula Cafe, Inc. dba Primrose Cafe
— 166 DeKalb Avenue; Walter’s
— 2 Metrotech Center; LaDefense
— 86 South Portland Avenue aka 80 Lafayette Avenue; Pequena
Renewal Restaurant Wine
— 82 Henry Street; Yekuel Hsaio
— 485 Myrtle Avenue; Waza Sushi
— 40 Main Street; Miso Fusion Sushi, Inc.
The committee will also discuss the possible rescheduling of the June 4, 2014 meeting.