Resolution No. 514

Authorizing The Chairman To Execute A License Agreement With James Demos And Andrea Demosthenes For Usage Of County Owned Property For A Patio Project

Resolution Information

Petition to Discharge Successfully Executed



Referred to: The Public Works and Capital Projects Committee (Chairman Fabiano

and Legislators Greene, Litts, Nolan, and Roberts), and The Ways and Means

Committee (Chairman Gerentine and Legislators Archer, Bartels, Lopez, Maio,

James Maloney, Joseph Maloney, and Petit)

Chairman of the Public Works and Capital Projects Committee, Dean J. Fabiano,

offers the following:

WHEREAS, the County of Ulster owns a lot on the northerly side of Main

Street in the City of Kingston, adjacent to premises owned by David Weiss, James

Demos, and Andrea Demosthenes as tenants in common, known as 11 Main Street,

Kingston, NY; and

WHEREAS, Santa Fe Uptown Restaurant is currently operating on the ground

floor of the structure at 11 Main Street pursuant to a lease agreement between David

Weiss, James Demos, Andrea Demosthenes, and 11 Main Kingston LLC d/b/a Santa

Fe Uptown; and

 WHEREAS, James Demos and Andrea Demosthenes (the Applicants) seek to

license the County-owned property located alongside the building, three (3) defined

parking spaces situated in the front of the parking lot adjacent to the guardrail and

front Main Street, for the purpose of operating an outdoor patio café; and

 WHEREAS, as per section 2.26 of the County’s Type II List, this action does

not pose a significant potential environmental impact and may be progressed as a

Type II action in accordance with 6 NYCRR Part 617 of SEQRA; and

 WHEREAS, whenever permissible, the Ulster County Legislature is

dedicated to helping Ulster County businesses expand and flourish, especially in a

challenging economy; now, therefore be it


 RESOLVED, that the Ulster County Legislature hereby finds and

determines that said parking spaces are not currently necessary for County use; and,

be it further

 RESOLVED, that the Chairman of the Ulster County Legislature is hereby

authorized to execute a five-year revocable License Agreement, and any amendments

thereto, with the Applicants, granting the use of the above mentioned three defined

parking spots, in the form as on file with the Clerk of the Legislature or as modified

with the approval of the County Attorney; and, be it further


 RESOLVED, that the Applicants shall pay the sum of $100.00 for each

month of the License period; and, be it further

 RESOLVED, the granting of the License shall be subject to the Applicants

obtaining any and all permits or approvals from any governing entity that may have


and move its adoption.



Passed Committee: Public Works and Capital Projects on December 5, 2018

Defeated in Committee: Ways and Means on December 11, 2018

Petition to Discharge Successfully Executed



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Updated: February 5, 2019

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