City Board and Commission Meetings – Week of January 27th

Health and Human Services Advisory Committee:  The Health and Human Services Advisory Committee will meet on Monday, January 28th at 6:30 p.m. in Room 106C. The agenda includes the following:

  • Emergency Preparedness and Code Red – New PSA video and Door Hangers
  • Marijuana Community Host Fund priorities
  • Tobacco Health Regulation
  • Upcoming Program and Events
    • Improbable Players Program- (substance use awareness and prevention)
    • Parenting Teens Program
    • Program for Parents and Young Adults who are struggling
    • Brainstorm on suicide prevention and awareness building
  • Backpack food program – uptick in November/December

Newton Parks and Recreation Commission:  The Parks and Recreation Commission will meet on Monday, January 28th at 7:00 p.m. in the War Memorial. The agenda include the following:

  • Approval of Minutes
  • Public Hearing on Newton South High School Field Lights
  • Public Hearing on Auburndale Cove Solar Panel Project
  • Commissioner Reports on Programs, Forestry and Maintenance
  • Committee Reports:
    • Community Preservation Committee
    • Farm Commission – appoint a representative
    • Commonwealth Golf Course
    • Off-Leash Area Working Group
    • Crystal Lake Working Group
    • Athletic Fields Committee
    • NewCAL
    • Policy and Procedure Review – Field Naming
  • New Business – Commission Elections