CITY OF ORLANDO
COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM


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

Subject:
Small Business Facade Program Agreement between Ceviche Tapas Church Street, LLC and the City of Orlando - 125 West Church Street

Summary:

Ceviche Tapas Church Street, LLC (Ceviche) operates a tapas style Spanish restaurant at 125 West Church Street and has applied for assistance through the City of Orlando Small Business Facade Program for new doors and work associated with a new entryway, new landscaping and planters, exterior painting and stain glass removal, replacement and installation.  Ceviche plans additional façade improvements and some interior work.  Total capital investment for all improvements is over $150,000.  Ceviche is located in the Church Street Main Street District.

The SBFP is an interest free deferred loan for facade improvements to new and existing commercial property and business owners in the City of Orlando. The program, which was approved by the City Council on November 13, 2006, provides assistance with costs related to exterior physical improvements. The SBFP offers matching loan funds to off-set the costs of design and facade improvement expenses such as painting, wall repair or cleaning; window repair or replacement; awnings; new or replacement signage; lighting; streetscape and door repair or replacement. Under the program, the City will loan 50% of the total project cost. Total loan assistance from the City shall not exceed $20,000.

Total eligible project costs for Ceviche Tapas Church Street, LLC under the SBFP are $48,290.

The Small Business Facade Review Committee recommended approval of funding in the amount of $20,000; the project qualifies for the maximum award.  The Small Business Facade Review Committee Meeting was held November 8, 2016.

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: Fiscal impact statement attached.

Recommended Action:

Approval of the Small Business Facade Review Committee Recommendation and Funding Agreement between Ceviche Tapas Church Street, LLC and the City of Orlando, and authorizing the Mayor or Mayor Pro Tem and City Clerk to execute same, subject to review and approval of 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 3:43 PM
City Clerk 11/22/2016 3:48 PM

ATTACHMENTS:
Name: Description: Type:
Ceviche_FIS.docx Fiscal Impact statement Fiscal Impact Statement
SBF_SIP_Agreement_-Ceviche_Tapas_Church_Street%2c_LLC.docx Program Agreement Contract Docs
Exhibit_A_(Ceviche).pdf Exhibit A Exhibit
Ceviche_SBFP_App_Revised.pdf Program Application Backup Material
Ceviche_Concept.pdf Project Conceptual Backup Material
Bid_Summary_Ceviche_Exterior_11-10-16.pdf Project Estimate Backup Material

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