Board and Commission Meetings – Week of August 11th

Commission on Disability: The Commission on Disability’s August meeting has been cancelled. The Meeting Cancellation Notice can be found here.

Washington Place Liaison Committee Meeting: The Washington Place Liaison Committee will meet on Monday, August 12th at 6:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria. The agenda includes the following:

  • Construction Updates
  • Presentation by the Planning Director regarding expenditures from the Washington Place Mitigation Fund
  • Memo regarding vibrations
  • Update on Building Materials and Next Steps
  • Improving communications regarding street/sidewalk closings and changes

Auburndale Historic District Commission: The Auburndale Historic District Commission Commission will meet on Tuesday, August 13th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to install lighting at five existing monument signs located at: Grove Street and Woodland; Forest Avenue and Woodland; Commonwealth Ave and Cheswick Road; Myrtle and Grove Streets; and Commonwealth Avenue and Central Street – Lasell College/University
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to rebuild stone retaining walls and replace concrete block retaining wall with stone at 15 Hawthorne Avenue
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to demolish a garage and install a fence at 19 Fern Street
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to rebuild part of a chimney and install a chimney cap at 99 Hancock Street
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to change the front portico at 30 Hawthorne Avenue
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to replace siding, trim, gutters, decks and railings, and to install metal roof areas and glass block window at 113 Hancock Street (continuation)
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness and Violation for approval of address stone and landscape light installed without approval (violation) at 140 Windermere Road

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

Urban Design Commission: The Urban Design Commission will meet on Wednesday, August 14th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for sign permits for the following:
    • Premier Limousine – 78 Crafts Street
    • WW Studio – 165 Needham Street
    • Odd Fellows Ice Cream Co. – 33 Boylston Street
    • Pressed Cafe – 300 Needham Street
    • AGS Tax Group, AGS Accounting, ALEF Skin Care – 1009 Chestnut Street
    • Annie May’s Sweet Cafe – 108 Madison Avenue
    • White Mountain Creamery, Dunkin Donuts and Flat Breads – 11 – 19 Commonwealth Avenue
    • Bianca – 47 Boylston Street
  • Design Review:
    • 340 River Street
    • Lasell University free-standing signs lighting review – 1844 Commonwealth Avenue
  • Old Business:
    • CVS Pharmacy Minute Clinic – 978 Boylston Street

Chestnut Hill Historic District Commission: The Chestnut Hill Historic District Commission will meet on Thursday, August 15th at 7:00 p.m. in Room 205. The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to build an addition and relocate a chimney (continuation) at 95 Suffolk Road
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to finalize a garage door and driveway area (continuation) at 31 Chestnut Hill Terrace
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to repair right-side deck at 25 Chestnut Hill Terrace
  • Request for a Certificate of Appropriateness to amend the previously approved rear addition window program and the height of the retaining wall at 25 Essex Road
  • Request for feedback on proposed project to replace windows at 246 Beacon Street
  • Request for feedback on proposed project to build a rear addition at 40 Acacia Road
  • Request for feedback on rebuilding the right-side sunroom, stairs and retaining wall at 17 Chestnut Hill Terrace

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