Board and Commission Meetings – Week of February 17th

Board of License Commissioners:  The Newton Board of License Commissioners will meet on Tuesday, February 19th at 7:30 p.m. in Room 204. The agenda can be found here.

Financial Audit Advisory Committee:  The Financial Audit Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, February 19th at 8:15 a.m. in Room 211. The agenda can be found here.

Board of Assessors:  The Newton Board of Assessors will meet on Wednesday, February 20th at 9:00 a.m. in Room 108. The agenda can be found here.

Newton Retirement Board:  The Newton Retirement Board will meet on Wednesday, February 19th at 3:00 p.m. in Room 211. The agenda can be found here.

Urban Design Commission:  The Urban Design Commission will meet on Wednesday, February 20th at 7:00 p.m. in the Planning Department’s Conference Room. The agenda includes the following requests for sign permits:

  • Berkshire Hathaway Home Services I Commonwealth Real Estate – 250 Boylston Street
  • Chetwynde Healthcare – 1650 Washington Street
  • Salon Artist – 391 Langley Road

Request for a Comprehensive Sign Package:

  • Washington Place 845 Washington Street and 245 Walnut Street

Design Review:

  • Gateway Center Facade Lighting

Discussion with Chestnut Hill Historic District Commission Chair regarding non-compliant fence

Chestnut Hill Historic District Commission:  The Chestnut Hill Historic District Commission will meet on Thursday, February 21st at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following Requests for Certificates of Appropriateness:

  • Request to install railings at the front entry and mudroom entry at 48 Reservoir Avenue
  • Request to install roof vent cap at 100 Suffolk Road
  • Request to replace existing accessibility ramp and entry porch and install brick walkway at 292 Hammond Street, Boston College
  • Request to amend previously approved plans for house, garage and hardscaping at 45 Old England Road
  • Request to install garage doors and paint house at 41 Chestnut HIll Road
  • Request to modify or replace railings on rear roof area and rear retaining wall at 29 Gate House Road (Violation)
  • Request for feedback on project to construct a new entry porch and covered porch, convert door to a window, and reconstruct and modify a bay window at 521 Hammond Street
  • Request to renovate and restore the house and carriage house/gate house, build addition, reconstruct Staff Cottage, and add area for mechanicals at 400 Beacon Street