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File #: 18-0774 CRA    Version: 1 Name:
Type: CRA Board Action Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 4/27/2021 In control: Community Redevelopment Agency
On agenda: 4/27/2021 Final action:
Title: SITE DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FUNDING - CONCH CRAVINGS, LLC (1191 NORTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY) FOR AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $45,600
Attachments: 1. Agenda Cover Report, 2. Exhibit A - Location Map, 3. Exhibit B - Photos of Existing Conditions, 4. Exhibit C - Floor Plans & Renderings, 5. Exhibit D - Funding Assistance Detail Sheet - Conch Cravings, LLC, 6. Exhibit E - Application Form, 7. Exhibit F - Project Narrative, 8. Exhibit G - Business Plan, 9. Exhibit H - Site Development Assistance Program Guidelines approved modifications 10.27.2020
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TO: CRA Board of Commissioners
FROM: Alexina Jeannite, Grant Manager
THROUGH: Renée A. Jadusingh, Esq., Executive Director
DATE: April 27, 2021

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SITE DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE FUNDING - CONCH CRAVINGS, LLC (1191 NORTH FEDERAL HIGHWAY) FOR AN AMOUNT NOT TO EXCEED $45,600

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Recommended Action:
Recommendation
Approve the Site Development Assistance Program Funding Agreement with Conch Cravings, LLC for the proposed interior and exterior improvement project located at 1191 North Federal Highway, CRA sub-area #5, in an amount not to exceed $45,600.

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Background:
Conch Cravings, LLC submitted a request for funding assistance to help towards the renovations of their new café located at 1191 North Federal Highway, within CRA sub-area #5.

1191 North Federal Highway will be the home of new small family-run seafood take-out restaurant - Conch Cravings, owned by Mrs. Gloria Denson (Owner). The site will undergo an interior and exterior renovation/modification to create a modern style kitchen that accommodates a prepare-and-sell, casual, take-out ordering concept. Conch Cravings will offer clean seafood salads, with savory menu options like conch, lobster, and shrimp salad; oysters on a half shell; salmon; smoked salmon spread; garlic crabs in a bucket; and more.

Conch Cravings is a new start up business that recently secured a lease at its new location and is requesting funding assistance for interior and exterior improvements including: fabrication of a modern style kitchen, countertops, prep areas, and wash station; purchase and installation of permanent interior fixtures; build-out of a waiting area and seating areas; lighting to improve visibility; HVAC repair; plumbing; wall, floor, and ceiling repair/installation; hood and fire suppression system; painting; new signage; sidewalk, driveway, and parking improvements; fresh stucco and painting; ADA accessibility improvements; landscaping and irrigation; and related permitting and architectu...

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