Agenda for October 2 meeting:
-Introduction of Commissioners.
-Approve minutes from September meeting.
-Resolution to support application of Streets Market for B license (off premises sales).
-Resolution to recommend that full ANC approve Settlement Agreement with Isshin Ramen.
-Consider a special exception request for a garage apartment at 2322 19th Street NW.
-Consider an HPRB application for a roof deck at 1979 Biltmore Street NW.
-Request for bike rack addition at 1731 Kalorama Road NW.
-More items are likely to be added after the PSE meeting.
Actions taken at the September 4 meeting:
-Approved holding an election at next month’s ANC meeting to fill the 1C 4 vacancy. (6-0-0)
-Named a new chair for the Public Services & Environment Committee, Japer Bowles. (7-0-0)
-Approved minutes for the July 10, 2019 ANC meeting, with small edit. (7-0-0)
-Approved Q3 financial report. (7-0-0)
-Approved a settlement agreement with Sakuramen (7-0-0)
-Approved a settlement agreement with new owners of former Bourbon space (the space will become a Japanese noodle restaurant). (7-0-0) Also voted to approve a stipulated license allowing operation according to the terms of the new Settlement Agreement during the remaining Protest period. (7-0-0)
-Did not take an official position in support of or against BZA Application 20077 at 1831 Ontario Place and opposes any BZA decision that would result in the removal of the illegal addition. (7-0-0)
-Voted to support a BZA application for a variance to allow three lots at 1630-34 Argonne Place NW. (7-0-0)
-Voted to modify the previously passed resolution about Capital Bike Share locations, moving the 1900 Columbia Rd request to 1930 Columbia Rd. (5-2-0)
-Approved budget item allocating $1200 to live streaming of meetings. (7-0-0)
The ANC tabled the following items:
-Request for a new bus shelter at bus stop at Columbia Rd and Connecticut Ave.
-Erosion plan for Kalorama Park.
-Updating the ANC 1C grant guidelines and policy statement.
Lastly, the ANC also discussed:
-A proposal for a by-law amendment that would create an ANC 1C consent calendar.