Juan M. Pichardo              BOARD OF LICENSES                                Jorge O. Elorza

Chairman & Secretary                                          Mayor

 

 

 

 

Charles Newton                        Wednesday

Vice Chair              DATE: March 9, 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. Expansion of Premises-Sidewalk (Seasonal). RCJ, Inc. d/b/a Ten Prime Steak and Sushi, 55 Pine Street

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Luis Peralta, Board Member

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

2. Expansion of Premises-Sidewalk (Seasonal). Burger Domination LLC d/b/a Harry's Bar Burger, 301 Atwells Avenue

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Luis Peralta, Board Member

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

3. Expansion of Premises-Sidewalk (Seasonal). Chow Fun Inc d/b/a Harry's Bar and Burger, 121 North Main Street

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Luis Peralta, Board Member

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


4. Expansion of Premises-Sidewalk (Seasonal). Ethan Zamp & Co, LTD d/b/a XO Cafe, 125 North Main Street

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Luis Peralta, Board Member

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

5. Raffle. Sharon Hay for Providence College, 1 Cunningham SquareMarch 14, 20216.  11:00 AM to 9:00 PM. 

 

RESULT:              APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

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

6. Entertainment. The Vets, 1 Avenue of the Arts

 

RI Philharmonic                             March 18, 2016

RI Philharmonic                            March 19, 2016

RI Music Educators              March 20, 2016

Theatre Works                            March 21, 2016

RI Philharmonic                            March 23, 2016

Joe Striani                                          March 31, 2016

 

RESULT:              APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

7. Approve for Advertising:  New License. Alcoholic Beverages Class BL (Beer-Wine-Food), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. JRs Providence, LLC d/b/a JRs Providence, 371 Richmond Streeet

 

RESULT:              LICENSE ADVERTISEMENT APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

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


8. New License. Holiday Sales. William Batista d/b/a New Look Salon & Barbershop, 1453 Broad Street

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

9. Alcohol Bev Class F-Ltd Nonprofit 1-day beer/wine. St. Bartholomew Church, 297 Laurel Hill AvenueMarch 12, 2016.  7:00 PM to 1:00 PM. 

 

RESULT:              APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

10. To Appear: Entertainment. McBrides Bar & Grill LLC d/b/a McBride's Pub, 161 Wayland AvenuePermission to extend hours to Midnight March 17, 2016.

 

RESULT:              APPROVED [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

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

11. To Appear: Expansion of Premises-Parking Lot. ICON Corporation d/b/a The Colosseum, 180 Pine StreetMarch 17, 2016.  3:00 PM to 1:00 AM. 

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

12. To Appear: Entertainment. Ty Melloy for Dream Haus Productions, 385 South Main Street

March 11, 2016.  DJ entertainment.  11:00 PM to 1:30 AM. 

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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


13. To Appear: Promoter's Permit. Joel Rosario Tapia d/b/a Branding Bandits, 934 Narragansett Avenue

 

RESULT:              APPROVED PENDING [UNANIMOUS]

MOVER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

SECONDER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

14. To Appear: Body Works Services Establishment. Xia Li d/b/a Qi Balance Spa, 1 Providence Place #3030

 

The Commissioners requested more information as well as a business plan.  Suggested an interpreter if necessary. 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/30/2016 1:00 PM

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

15. To Appear: Renewal License. Alcoholic Beverages Class BV (Full Liquor - Food), Food Dispenser, Holiday Sales. Tropicana Restaurant and Bar Inc d/b/a Tropicana Restaurant, 1040 Chalkstone Avenue60 Day Review. Continued from 3/9/2016

 

Motion included asking for transcript.  And liquor receipts. 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/14/2016 1:00 PM

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

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

16. 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. Friendship Inc d/b/a Club Ultra, 172 Pine StreetRegarding incidents of February 14, and 20, 2016. 

 

RESULT:              CONTINUED [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/30/2016 1:00 PM

MOVER:              Delia Rodriguez-Masjoan, Board Member

SECONDER:              Charles Newton, Vice Chairman

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