Discussed at last night's meeting: Plans for a new piano bar; Laughing Man's proposed Street Seats expansion; big events at Spring Studios; booze at Tribeca's Kitchen; sidewalk cafés at Yves and Añejo; Lower Manhattan Community Church block party; early-morning deliveries at the Tribeca Family Festival. / 8 comments
There's good news about the big bike ride that ruins an early Sunday morning every May, and there's bad news. / 6 comments
Plus: Activity at the long-gestating site of an Austrian bakery; catering license requested for Murray Street space; "traffic calming" proposal at Hubert and Washington; mysterious signage in northwest Tribeca; "Happy" shoot. / 3 comments
The delivery people actually have a job they are trying to do and yes we tax payers get stuck with... — TG / Open Letter: Here’s Your Traffic Study
They can't gate off a viable alley from emergency vehicles. That is not good citizenship Concerned Citizen. — TG / Nosy Neighbor: Is Franklin Place Really a Private Street?
Agree, one of the few examples in Tribeca of mid century modernism. — Robert Ripps / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
Re: Sharon- don't know if you were trying to make a connection between trucks not being able to park in... — Robert Ripps / Open Letter: Here’s Your Traffic Study
Really happy that someone is mentionning the dangerous situation on Greenwich street at the corner of Desbrosses. It has been... — TribecaMother / Seen & Heard: Another Bubble Tea Franchise
Understood. It was publicly available and seemed more newsworthy than the average flyer. — James / Seen & Heard: Sleep with Tribeca
Thank you so much for taking all the bags out of the tree at 250 Church St! — Giles / Adventures in Bag Snagging
Plus: Questions about that coffee cart photo; Yves is asking for a large sidewalk café; dubious subway signage at the World Trade Center mall; more on the bus-vs.-bollard battle; dogs being walked in Whole Foods; Chris Meloni TV show shoot; gently falling snow. / 14 comments
Also on Community Board 1's February agendas: The Five Boro Bike Tour; the new building at White and Sixth; a bunch of street fairs, including one on Beach; the Tribeca Family Festival; Yves sidewalk café; Tribeca's Kitchen liquor license; more. / 10 comments
Plus: The return of the Pussycat Lounge; pushing for a one-seat train ride from the World Train Center to Newark airport; Chambers and W. Broadway in 1914; buses vs. bollards on Duane; a world of shadow at Soho Photo. / 8 comments
Plus: Photos of the new Ichimura sushi bar; 3-D map shows the city's forthcoming buildings; FiDi supermarket close to opening; Community Board 1 votes against newsstand outside Whole Foods; Tribeca couple's art collection.