City Board and Commission Meetings – Week of April 7th

Commission on Disability:  The Commission on Disability will meet on Monday, April 8th at 6:30 p.m. in Room 204. The agenda includes the following:

  • Approval of 3/11/19 minutes
  • Reports
    • CDBG
    • Accessible Fines
    • Treasurer
    • ADA Coordinator
  • Accessible Parking Space Request
  • Planning for Gann Academy Presentation
  • Old/New Business

Auburndale Historic District Commission:  The Auburndale Historic District Commission will meet on Tuesday, April 9th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to enclose two right-side porches at 51 Hancock Street
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to move a window at 330 Central Street
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to install a fence at 24 Hancock Street (violation)

The Staff Memo can be found here and the Packet Documents can be found here.

Economic Development Commission:  The Economic Development Commission will meet on Tuesday, April 9th at 6:30 p.m. in Room 211. The agenda includes the following:

  • N2 Update
  • Approval of March Minutes
  • Discussion Item – Evaluating Developer Proposals
  • Future Meeting Agenda:
    • May – Northland onsite – May 7th
    • June – Cheesecake Brook project and Washington Street Vision Plan

Health and Human Services Advisory Council:  The Health and Human Services Advisory Council will meet on Tuesday, April 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the Health and Human Services Conference Room located in the Basement of City Hall. The agenda includes the following:

  • Teresa Kett, public health program specialist to discuss Medical Reserve Corps and Emergency Preparedness
  • Youth Commission Project – Mental Health Survey and recommendations to the School Committee
  • E-cigarette Youth Prevention Efforts:  School Forum, Schools and Health and Human Services Working Groups, Generation Citizen Presentations
  • Upcoming Health and Human Services Programs:
  • Newton Creates:  Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Program
  • New April vacation program for 8th and 9th grade students
  • Parenting Program: Joani Geltman
  • Improbably Players Program

Design Review Committee:  The Design Review Committee will meet on Wednesday, April 10th at 6:00 p.m. in the Trustees Room at the Newton Free Library. The agenda includes the following:

  • Lincoln-Eliot Elementary School Window Replacement Project – 191 Pearl Street
  • Newton Early Childhood Program Project – 687 Watertown Street

Urban Design Commission:  The Urban Design Commission will meet on Wednesday, April 10th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 204. The agenda includes the following:

  • Four requests for sign permits:
    • People’s United Bank – 33 Austin Street
    • Palm Beach Tan – 275 Centre Street
    • Peloton – 43 Boylston Street
    • Newton Nail Bar & Spa – 148 California Street
  • Design Review of 156 Oak Street – Northland Design Review

Newton Upper Falls Historic District Commission:  The Newton Upper Falls Historic District Commission will meet on Thursday, April 11th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to demolish the house at 959 Chestnut Street
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness – review of as-built front entry porch project at 33 Sullivan Avenue

The Staff Memo can be found here and the Packet Documents can be found here.