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Cafe Strega, Locale, Il Panino Express and Hanover St. Discussion on NEWRA Agenda – May 10, 2012

North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association
www.NEWRA.org

May Meeting Agenda
Informed and Involved Neighbors Make a Strong Neighborhood

Date: Thursday, May 10, 2012
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St.

Reports  7:00 PM – 7:20 PM

·         President’s Report
·         Clean Streets Committee
·         Membership Committee
·         Parks and Open Space Committee
·         Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee

Discussion:  Hanover St. Congestion Issues  7:20 PM –7:40 PM

The findings of the Northeastern students’ Senior Capstone “Essential Engineering” team project, regarding vehicle and pedestrian traffic congestion issues on Hanover Street, will be summarized, followed by an open discussion.

Zoning and Licensing Applications  7:40 PM – 8:00 PM

371-373 Hanover Street, Nicola Varano has filed for zoning relief to change the legal occupancy of the first floor unit from retail store (formerly Casa di Stile) to a restaurant with take-out.  The proposed restaurant, “Café Strega,” will have 10 seats and a capacity of 19, with service of pizza, hot and cold appetizers and café foods and beverages.  Owner also plans to apply to the Licensing Board for a new Malt and Wine with Liqueurs License or purchase an existing license for transfer.  Proposed hours of operation are 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, 7 days.

8:00 PM – 8:20 PM
350-352 Hanover Street, Jennifer Pittore
has filed for zoning relief to change the legal occupancy of the first floor from retail store (formerly Hanover News) to a restaurant with take-out.  The proposed restaurant, “Locale,” will have 18 seats, with service of gourmet pizzas and hot and cold appetizers.  Owner also plans to apply to the Licensing Board for a new Malt and Wine License.  Proposed hours of operation to 11 PM Sunday through Thursday and midnight Friday and Saturday.

8:20 PM – 8:40 PM
266 Hanover Street, Il Panino Express, Frank DePasquale
has applied to the Licensing Board for a new Malt and Wine with Liqueurs License to be operated on the premises.  Hours of operation will not change and are to 11:00 PM, 7 days.  Owner transferred a former Malt and Wine with Liqueurs License from this location to Gelateria, 272 Hanover Street, several years ago.

 

One Reply to “Cafe Strega, Locale, Il Panino Express and Hanover St. Discussion on NEWRA Agenda – May 10, 2012

  1. 2 more food places, both pizza joints. just what we need for the drunks on the weekends, lol.

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