City Board and Commission Meetings – Week of November 25th

Newton-Wellesley Hospital Neighborhood Council:  The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Neighborhood Council will meet on Tuesday, November 27th at 8:00 a.m. at Newton Wellesley Hospital, Bowles Conference Center, 2nd floor South, Conference Room 2.  The agenda can be found here.

Zoning Board of Appeals:  The Zoning Board of Appeals will meet on Tuesday, November 27th at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber. The agenda includes the following:

  • Discussion and adoption of changes to the Rules of the Zoning Board of Appeals effective January 26, 2016 and briefing from the Law Department about items in litigation
  • Public Hearing on an appeal of a Stop Work Order issued on 12-14 Princeton Street

Council on Aging and Advisory Board:  The Council on Aging and Advisory Board will meet on Tuesday, November 27th at 7:30 p.m. at the Senior Center, 345 Walnut Street. The agenda includes the following:

  • Election of Officer – Treasurer
  • Workgroup Update/Discussion – (issues, concerns, problems)
  • Outdoor Spaces and Buildings Workgroup – COA NewCAL
  • Aging Boomers Project

Urban Design Commission:  The Urban Design Commission will meet on Wednesday, November 28th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 204. The agenda includes the following review of sign permits:

  • Fusion Academy – 320 Needham Street
  • Dr. Alex Smolyar, DMD – 71 Needham Street
  • West Newton Hearing Center – 1298 Washington Street
  • Veterinary Emergency Group – 165 Needham Street
  • Trefler’s – 29 Tower Road
  • Garden City Vape & Smoke – 21 Lincoln Street
  • Learning Prep School – 1507 Washington Street
  • Atlas Contracting, Inc. – 624 Commonwealth Avenue
  • Fleuri – 1-27 Boylston Street

Newton Citizens Commission on Energy:  The Newton Citizens Commission on Energy will meet on Wednesday, November 28th at 7:30 p.m. in Room 211. The agenda includes the following:

  • Selection of Chair and Vice Chair
  • Adoption of Interim Work on Newton Climate Action Plan
  • December and January Schedules

Newton Free Library Board of Trustees:  The Newton Free Library Board of Trustees will meet on Wednesday, November 28th at 8:00 a.m. in the Trustees Room at the Newton Free Library. The agenda (which does not have the attached referenced documents) includes the following:

  • Reports from the President, Treasurer, Library Director, Development, Friends, and Committees (Trustees/Friends coordination and Spring Fling Planning)
  • Continuing Business – Trustees Investment Policy, Capital Project Planning update, Policy on Conduct in the Library, Policy for the Makerspace)
  • Solar Panel Project – presentation and discussion
  • Collection Materials Security
  • ADA Compliance
  • Strategic Action Plan
  • Visitors Discussion