Juan M. Pichardo              BOARD OF LICENSES                                Jorge O. Elorza

Chairman & Secretary                                          Mayor

 

 

 

 

Charles Newton                        Thursday

Vice Chair              DATE: February 18, 2016              PLACE: City Hall Room 112

Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan              TIME: 1:00 PM

Johanna Harris              CLERK:  ______________

Luis Peralta              POLICE: ______________

Louis DeSimone, Attorney To The Board              LAW DEPT: __________

 

              Minutes

 

I.              Call to Order

PRESENT:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

ABSENT:             

 

1. New License. Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Princess Enterprises II, Inc. d/b/a Subway, 583 Elmwood Avenue

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Luis Peralta, Board Member

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

2. New License. Holiday Sales. Lisette T. Salcedo d/b/a E & S Multiservices, 324 Elmwood Avenue

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Luis Peralta

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

3. New License. Holiday Sales. Maria J. Soberanis De Orrego d/b/a Maria's Too Boutique, 550 Hartford Avenue

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta


4. New License. Public Laundry. Raymond Brothers Tailor Shop and Laundromat, 211-213 Cranston Street

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

5. New License. Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales, Tobacco Vendor. Tarek Shikhalarad d/b/a Tom's Food Mart, 1348 Chalkstone Ave

 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 2/25/2016 1:00 PM

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

6. To Appear -- Show Cause Hearing: Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Alcoholic Beverages Class BX (2am Closing), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Rebel Lounge LLC dba Rebel Lounge and Restaurant, 50 Exchange StreetRegarding incident of January 30, 2016

 

The licensee stated it was a dispute over a cell phone.   The Board voted to extend detail for Fridays and Saturdays for an additional 90 days. 

RESULT:              VIOLATION FOUND [4 TO 1]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Peralta

NAYS:              Harris

7. To Appear -- Show Cause Hearing: Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Alcoholic Beverages Class BX (2am Closing), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Rebel Lounge LLC dba Rebel Lounge and Restaurant, 50 Exchange StreetRegarding incidents of September 24, 2015, October 18, 2015, and November 26, 2015. 60 day Review. 

 

90 day review Detail extended. 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta


8. To Appear -- Show Cause Hearing: Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Alcoholic Beverages Class BX (2am Closing), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Sidebar LLC d/b/a Victor's Spoils, 127 Dorrance StreetRegarding incidents of October 23, 2015;  November 5, 2015 and November 13, 2015.  Continued from February 18, 2016. 

 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 2/24/2016 1:00 PM

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

9. To Appear -- Show Cause Hearing: Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Alcoholic Beverages Class BX (2am Closing), Alcoholic Beverages Class N (Night Club), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Teeson LLC d/b/a Club Macondo, 333 Westminster StreetRegarding Incident of August 23, 2015. 

 

Licensee submitted a motion to dismiss regarding length of time between incident and hearing. 

RESULT:              VIOLATION DISMISSED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Harris, Peralta

10. To Appear -- Show Cause Hearing: Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. La Sonrisa Cafeteria Restaurant LLC d/b/a La Sonrisa Cafeteria Restaurant, 320 Broad StreetRegarding incident of November 27, 2015. 

 

Board voted a total fine of $1,000.  $500 each count.

RESULT:              VIOLATION FOUND [4 TO 1]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

AYES:              Newton, Pichardo, Rodriguez-Masjoan, Peralta

NAYS:              Harris