RESOLUTION NO. 07-36
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE NON-PERMANENT INSTALLATION OF A SIDEWALK SITTING AREA (TABLES AND CHAIRS) ON THE PUBLIC SIDEWALK AT 123 EAST BROADWAY IN FRONT OF THE BUSINESS KNOWN AS "B HAMMOND INTERIORS" FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2007, SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS
WHEREAS, Barbara Hammond, proprietor of B Hammond Interiors, has requested Council's permission to install a non-permanent sidewalk sitting area (tables and chairs) on a portion of the public sidewalk in front of his business establishment at 123 East Broadway, and;
WHEREAS, the Granville Planning Commission has recommended to Council approval of Barbara Hammond's request subject to restrictions,
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved by the Council of the Village of Granville, Ohio, that:
Section I: Barbara Hammond, d.b.a. B Hammond Interiors, is hereby granted permission to install a sidewalk sitting area (tables and chairs) on a portion of the public sidewalk in front of 123 East Broadway subject to the following restrictions:
A) The sidewalk sitting area is to be segregated from the rest of the sidewalk by means of planters and/or rope stanchions, or similar moveable fixtures;
B) The area so segregated is not to exceed twenty (20) feet wide, fifteen (15) feet deep, measured from either side border of the store premises and its building face, respectively;
C) An east/west access corridor through the sitting area shall be provided;
D) No exterior lights are to be installed;
E) The sitting area shall be staffed during all hours of business operation;
F) No cooking shall be permitted. The sidewalk sitting area may engage only in food service that has been approved by the Licking County Board of Health;
G) B Hammond Interiors and its owner shall at all times be responsible for the cleanliness of the sidewalk sitting areas;
H) Prior to installation of the sidewalk sitting area, B Hammond Interiors and/or its owner shall provide the Village of Granville with a certificate of insurance in an amount equal to or greater than one-million ($1,000,000) / two-million ($2,000,000) dollars, naming the Village of Granville as an additional insured and certificate holder;
I) No alcoholic beverages are to be served or imbibed on the public sidewalk;
J) Outdoor furnishings, planters, stanchions, and all other outdoor fixtures are subject to architectural review and approval by the Granville Planning Commission.
K) Outside furnishings are not permitted to advertise commercial messages without sign review and approval by the Granville Planning Commission.
L) No patrons will be permitted in the sidewalk sitting area after 10 pm, except during the Bluesfest and Fourth of July festivities.
M) In the event of breach of any of these conditions, the Village Manager, at his sole discretion, may terminate this permit.
Section II: B Hammond Interiors and its current owner is hereby granted nonexclusive commercial use of the property described herein until October 31, 2007. Village staff shall have the discretion to extend the end date of such use beyond October 31, 2007 to a date that is not later than December 31, 2007.
Section III: This resolution shall take effect immediately upon passage.