CITY OF NEWPORT DOCKET OF THE COUNCIL MEETING NOVEMBER 13, 2019
THE MEETING WILL BE HELD IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS 43 BROADWAY, NEWPORT, RI 02840
The following items of business, filed with the City Clerk under the Rules of the Council, will come before the Council at its regular meeting to be held on November 13, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG
Suggested Action: ~Proclamation honoring Matt Kestler, Rogers High School Baseball Coach – Named Rhode Island Coach of the Year -Rogers High School Baseball Champions ~ ~Proclamation honoring the Rogers High School Baseball Team – 2018-19 Division III Champions~ CITIZENS’ FORUM: (Speakers must sign in with the City Clerk) The Citizens’ Forum period shall be no longer than fifteen minutes, and citizens may address the Council on one subject only and for no longer than three minutes. Issues to be discussed shall not include matters to be considered or discussed as part of the regular Council agenda and must be related to substantive city business. No comments regarding personnel or job performance are allowed.
PUBLIC HEARING: Proposed Amendments to the Zoning Ordinance to change Lot 123 of Plat 21 (2 Kay St.) from the R-10 Zoning District to the General Business Zoning District – continued from October 23, 2019
Communications: Katherine N. and Michael M. Bowers, 11 Kay St. Erin and Victorious Felder, 8 Kay St. Crista F. and Stephen Durand, 5 Whitfield Place
CONSENT CALENDAR. (THE CONSENT CALENDAR IS APPROVED IN ITS ENTIRETY UNLESS THE COUNCIL REMOVES AN ITEM FOR DISCUSSION. ALL LICENSES ARE GRANTED SUBJECT TO COMPLIANCE WITH ORDINANCES #31-80 AND #98-40.)
Minutes of the meetings held September 25, 2019 and October 9, 2019 (Approve)
Lucy’s Hearth, d/b/a Lucy’s Hearth Wreath and Bake Sale, Easton’s Beach Rotunda; December 7, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m. and December 8, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Entertainment License, Expansion, Class B (outdoors), NPG Hospitality, LLC, d/b/a Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, 1 Goat Island, to expand outdoor entertainment to the North Lawn for an outdoor skating rink from November 15, 2019 through March 1, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. from Monday through Sunday (Second Hearing)
Application of Vanderbilt Hotel, LLC, d/b/a Grace Vanderbilt, 41 Mary St., holder of a Class BT alcoholic beverage license to transfer 100% of membership from FCA Hospitality Investments, Inc. to Vanderbilt Owners, LLC, d/b/a The Vanderbilt, 41 Mary St. (Hearing)
Suggested Action: November 6, 2019 VICTUALING LICENSE RENEWALS DBA Ownership Address ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Ash Mart Ash Mart Inc 2 Carroll Ave. Boru Noodles LLC Boru Noodle Bar 36 Broadway China Star III Bao Jian Chen 110 William St. Friskie Fries Friskie Fries LLC 404 Thames St. K & K Food Mart K & K Food Mart Inc. 10 Connell Hgwy Kaffeology Kaffeology Inc. 359 Thames St. Karma Pizza Co. Karma Pizza Company, LLC 446 Thames St. Lobster Roll Heaven/Il Forno Italiano LRH LLC 372 Thames St. Lorusso’s Café TLC Enterprises LLC 580 Thames St. Unit 2 + 3 New Good Friend Chinese Restaurant Che Wen Zhang 137 Connell Hgwy Newport Creamery Newport Creamery, LLC 181 Bellevue Ave. Panini Grill Bartlebe, Inc. 186 Thames St. Peaceable Market Peaceable Market, LLC 520 Thames St. Power of Juice, The La Petite Gourmande LLC 13 Memorial Blvd. Winner Winner Winner Winner Inc. 677 Thames St. VICTUALING RENEWALS FOR LIQUOR ESTABLISHMENTS DBA Ownership Address ——————————————————————————————————————————————————- Antonio’s Pizza JR Pizza Corp 150 Connell Highway Backyard Patio & Grill L and B Associates, LLC 151 Swinburne Row Buskers Pale, LLC The 178 Thames St. Caleb & Broad Stone Soup LLC 162 Broadway Celtica Celtica, LLC 95 Long Wharf Fastnet, The Fastnet, Inc. 1 Broadway Gas Lamp Grille, The BMT, LLC 206 Thames St. Griswold’s Tavern Griswold’s, Inc. 103 Bellevue Ave. Hope on Broadway 8-10 Broadway Newport, LLC 8 Broadway La Forge Casino Restaurant 1899, LLC 186 Bellevue Ave. Mainstay Inn Newport North Hotel Property LLC 151 Admiral Kalbfus Rd. Midtown Oyster Bar & Grill Midtown Oyster Bar LLC 341 Thames St. Nikolas Pizza Nick’s Fine Foods, Inc. 38 Memorial Blvd West Poor Richard’s-Benjamins Mermaids Newport, LLC 254 Thames St. Pour Judgement MBK LLC 32 Broadway Racquets Pub/The Porch at Canfield 1899, LLC 5 Memorial Blvd. Red Parrot Restaurant, The Red Parrot, Inc., The 348 Thames St. Rhumbline Restaurant Rhumbline, LLC 62 Bridge ST Salvation Cafe Salvation Cafe, Inc. 140 Broadway Surf Club Surf Club LLC 337 Thames St. Tavern on Broadway Broadway Tavern LTD. 16 Broadway Vanderbilt, The Vanderbilt Hotel, LLC 41 Mary St. Docket of the Council Meeting November 13, 2019 Page 4 As has been past practice, the Council will meet at 6:20 p.m. to discuss docket items. This pre-meeting will be held in the Second Floor Conference Room. The public is invited to attend. The docket, along with all supporting documents, can be viewed on the City of Newport website: www.cityofnewport.com – “Council Agendas and Minutes.” Council Meetings can be viewed on Cox Cable, Channel 17; check local listings for dates and times. Newport City Hall is accessible and meets ADA requirements. INDIVIDUALS REQUIRING AN INTERPRETER OR OTHER ACCOMMODATIONS MUST NOTIFY THE CITY CLERK’S OFFICE (845-5351) OR CITY MANAGER’S OFFICE (845-5429) ONE WEEK IN ADVANCE OF THE MEETING.