RESOLUTION NO. 07-21
A RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE THE NON-PERMANENT INSTALLATION OF A SIDEWALK CAFE ON THE PUBLIC SIDEWALK AT 130 NORTH PROSPECT IN FRONT OF THE BUSINESS KNOWN AS "GREEK EATS" FOR CALENDAR YEAR 2007, SUBJECT TO RESTRICTIONS.
WHEREAS, Amit Saini, proprietor of "Greek Eats", has requested Council's permission to install a non-permanent sidewalk cafe on a portion of the public sidewalk in front of his business establishment at 130 North Prospect, and;
WHEREAS, the Granville Planning Commission has recommended to Council approval of Amit Saini's request subject to restrictions,
NOW, THEREFORE, be it resolved by the Council of the Village of Granville, Ohio, that:
Section I: Amit Saini, d.b.a. Greek Eats, is hereby granted permission to install a sidewalk cafe on a portion of the public sidewalk in front of 130 North Prospect subject to the following restrictions:
A) The sidewalk cafe 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, four (4) feet deep, measured from either side border of the store premises and its building face, respectively;
C) An north/south access corridor through the cafe shall be provided;
D) No exterior lights are to be installed;
E) The cafe area shall be staffed during all hours of business operation;
F) No cooking shall be permitted outside the existing Greek Eats facilities - the sidewalk cafe may engage only in food service, subject to approval by the Licking County Board of Health;
G) Greek Eats and its owners shall at all times be responsible for the cleanliness of the sidewalk cafe areas;
H) Prior to installation of the sidewalk cafe, Greek Eats and/or its owners 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 café 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: Greek Eats and its current owners are 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.