Public Safety Committee

Date: May 20th, 2015

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Venue: Community Board 9

Address: 890 Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225

Contact: Pearl Miles

Phone: 718-778-9279




  1. Review application submitted by Steven Fishman, to the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs for an “Unenclosed Sidewalk Café” with seven (7) tables and fourteen (14) chairs, for new Sidewalk Café, “Erv’s on Beekman,” 2122 Beekman Place, Brooklyn, NY 11225-4856.


  1. Consider Alteration application to the NYS Liquor Authority for proposed expansion of the interior of Balboa Restaurant, Inc., 1655 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225 – the expansion of the dining area into the rear storage area of the building to accommodate thirty-two (32) seats; as well as the expansion of the kitchen, and the conversion of the 25’ food counter into a “cash bar” with nine (9) stools. Current seating in front dining area will remain unchanged at forty-two (42) seats


  1. Consider Community District 9’s public safety needs: review previous and/or formulate new requests for inclusion in Community Board 9’s FY 2017 Capital and Expense budget requests.


  1. Discuss public safety concerns from merchants on the Nostrand Avenue and Utica Avenue commercial strips, within Community District 9 – invited to the meeting will be the chairpersons from these two merchant associations.


  1. 71 Precinct Report


  1. FDNY Report


  1. Adjournment