Items Types:
Economic Development
For Meeting of:
December 5, 2016
District: 2 From:
Contract ID: Document Number:
Exhibits: Yes On File (City Clerk) : Yes Draft Only: No
Grant Received by City?: No

Business Assistance Program Agreement between Pollos Pio Pio Enterprises, Inc. d/b/a Pio Pio Latin Cuisine and the City of Orlando - 2259 South Semoran Boulevard


Pollos Pio Pio Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Pio Pio Latin Cuisine (Pio Pio) plans to relocate and expand its full service Latin restaurant to 2259 South Semoran Boulevard, one half mile north of its current location. The project consists of a complete interior renovation and partial expansion of an approximately 5400sf building including new kitchen equipment, new roof, new HVAC system, electrical system upgrade, restroom updates in compliance with ADA guidelines and a total of 151 seats.  Pio Pio plans to create 8 new full-time jobs through this project.  Total capital investment for this project is approximately $400,000.   The applicant is also the property owner.  The business is located in the Gateway Orlando Market Street District.

The business has requested assistance through the City of Orlando's Business Assistance Program.  The Business Assistance Program (BAP) is a matching grant program that was approved by the Orlando City Council on June 18, 2001 to encourage small businesses to locate, expand or redevelop in the City of Orlando.  The Business Assistance Program assists with small-scale infrastructure projects, building permitting fees and impact fees.  The BAP pays fifty percent of eligible fees.  The maximum amount granted under the program guidelines is $20,000. 

Total eligible fees for Pio Pio under the Business Assistance Program, are $87,367.82.  The BAP will pay fifty percent of eligible fees ($20,000); this project qualifies for the maximum award.  The fee breakdown is as follows:  Sewer Benefit Fee @ 50% = $10,901.10, Transportation Impact Fee @ 50% = $32,777.71- $23,678.81 = $9,098.90.

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: Fiscal impact statement attached.

Recommended Action:

Approve the Business Assistance Program Agreement between Pollos Pio Pio Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Pio Pio Latin Cuisine and the City of Orlando, and authorizing the Mayor or Mayor Pro Tem and City Clerk to execute same, subject to review and approval by the City Attorney's Office.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Kim King
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 11/22/2016 3:34 PM
City Clerk 11/22/2016 3:47 PM

Name: Description: Type:
Pio_Pio_Semoran_FIS.docx Fiscal Impact statement Fiscal Impact Statement
BAP_Agreement_-_Pollos_Pio_Pio_Enterprises%2c_Inc._dba_Pio_Pio_Latin_Cuisine.docx Program Agreement Contract Docs
Exhibit_A_(Pio_Pio_Semoran).pdf Exhibit A Exhibit
Exhibit_B_(Pio_Pio_Semoran_Fees).pdf Exhibit B Exhibit

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