Board and Commission Meetings – Week of June 21st

Newton Housing Authority Board of Commissioners: The Newton Housing Authority Board of Commissioners will meet virtually on Monday, June 22nd at 1:00 p.m.

To join the Zoom meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87626392510 Meeting ID: 876 2639 2510

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The Notice of Meeting can be found here.

Community Preservation Commission: The Community Preservation Commission will meet virtually on Tuesday, June 23rd at 5:00 p.m.

To view and participate in this virtual meeting on your computer, at the above date and time, go to www.zoom.us, click “Join a Meeting” and enter the following Meeting ID: 792 4230 7201

You can also access the meeting online at: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/79242307201?pwd=UVZ3RWs3QmhkOCthSVYzM Dk5UVh6Zz09 Password: CPCP2020

The agenda includes the following:

  • Executive Session for the purpose of reviewing Executive Session minutes from October 2019

Council on Aging and Advisory Board: The Council on Aging and Advisory Board will meet virtually on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7:30 p.m.

To Join the Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89056089719?pwd=clQ0UjJpS080KzlRZ1N6SEZSSUIvdz09 Meeting ID: 890 5608 9719 Password: 994496

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The agenda includes the following:

  • Welcome/Approval of Minutes
  • General Update
  • NewCAL Update
  • Membership Update/Recognition
  • Year End Review

Newton Human Rights Commission: The Newton Human Rights Commission will meet virtually on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

To Join the Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81833733191?pwd=ajFwZVVpSEpSY0p3QmRsUlZpWWZvUT09

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The agenda includes the following:

  • Introductions
  • Student Reports related to Human Rights
  • Hate Crimes/Bias related incidents
  • Complaints Received
  • Declaring Racism is a Public Health Crisis
  • Create a Civil Review Board/Commission
  • Dissemination of Information regarding Events
  • Newton One Read

Newton Zoning Board of Appeals: The Newton Zoning Board of Appeals will meet virtually on Tuesday, June 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

To view and participate in this virtual meeting on your phone, download the “Zoom Cloud Meetings” app in any app store or at www.zoom.us. At the above date and time, click on “Join a Meeting” and enter the following Meeting ID: 842 942 8454.

To view and participate in this virtual meeting on your computer, at the above date and time, go to www.zoom.us, click “Join a Meeting” and enter the following Meeting ID: 842 942 8454. Alternatively, the direct Zoom link to the meeting is https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8429428454.

To dial into the meeting via telephone, call in by dialing 1-646-558-8656 and use the Meeting ID: 842 942 8454.

The agenda includes the following:

  • Public Hearing on a Request for a Comprehensive Chapter 40B permit to construct a 244 unit residential development, which will include 61 affordable housing units and approximately 12,141 square feet of retail space, and to maintain an approximately 8,222 square foot existing office building, all on approximately 3.17 acres of land at 1149, 1151, 1169, 1171-1173, 1179 and 1185 Washington Street, 12, 18, 24 and 25 Kempton Place, and 32 and 34 Dunstan Street – Dunstan East
  • Approval of May 20,2020 Meeting Minutes

Packet 1 can be found here, Packet 2 can be found here, and Packet 3 can be found here.

Design Review Committee: The Design Review Committee will meet virtually on Wednesday, June 24th at 5:30 p.m.

To join the Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81843999924 Meeting ID: 818 4399 9924

The agenda includes the following:

  • Oak Hill Middle School Addition Project
    • Vote to approve drawings for bidding
  • Commonwealth Golf Course Addition/Renovation of Existing Maintenance Building
    • Project Introduction

Newton Free Library Board of Trustees: The Newton Free Library Board of Trustees will meet virtually on Wednesday, June 24th at 4:30 p.m.

To join the Zoom meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83356309069?pwd=QWJTMmx2eHBVZytKSWxTY21DTXJKZz09

To view this meeting use this link at the above date and time. To listen to this meeting via phone call 1-646-558-8656 and enter the meeting ID 833 5630 9069; Password: 603717

The agenda includes the following:

  • Approval of May 27th Meeting Minutes
  • Reports
    • President
      • Library Budget 2021 changes
    • Director
    • Treasurer
    • Development
    • Friends
    • Committees
      • Finance
      • Spring Fling
      • Trustee Vacancy
  • Continuing Business
    • Library Solar Parking Lot Project
  • New Business
    • Trustees Budget FY2021
  • Visitors Discussion
  • Adjourn

Conservation Commission: The Conservation Commission will meet virtually on Thursday, June 25th at 7:00 p.m.

To join the Zoom meeting:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82933208221 or
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The agenda includes the following:

  • Request for an Order of Conditions (“OOC”) for a Notice of Intent (“NOI”) for the parking lot solar canopy at 330 Homer Street, the Newton Free Library
  • Request for an Order of Conditions (“OOC”) for a Notice of Intent (“NOI”) for the relocation of above-ground propane tank at 2345 Commonwealth Avenue
  • Request for an Order of Conditions (“OOC”) for the continued Notice of Intent (“NOI”) for Dunstan East – Mixed Use 40B Development at Dunstan Street/Washington Street/Kempton Place
  • Request for an Order of Conditions (“OOC”) for a Notice of Intent (“NOI”) for ecological restoration at 791 Walnut Street
  • Request for an amendment to an Order of Conditions (“OOC”) for lawn extension with associated grading, retaining walls, and plantings at 62 Carlton Road
  • Request for an Informal Discussion regarding proposed bound lowering at 31 Harwich Road
  • Request for an Informal Discussion regarding site compliance issues at 78 Fesseden Street
  • Request to continue hearing until 8/6/2020 on a Notice of Intent (“NOI”) for a proposed retaining wall at 210 Upland Avenue
  • Administrative DecisionsApproval of June 4 and June 11th Meeting Minutes
    Issues Around Town
    Wetlands Updates
    Conservation Area Updates
    Issues Around Town Updates
    Administrative Matters Updates

Packet Documents can be found here.

Newton Historical Commission: The Newton Historical Commission will meet virtually on Thursday, June 25th at 7:00 p.m.

To join the Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/288490607 or +16465588656, 288490607#

The agenda includes the following:

  • Two requests to waive the demolition delay:
    • 22 Esty Farm Road
    • 43 Sharpe Road
  • Request to demolish buildings at 125 Lincoln Street – National Register Property
  • Request to demolish barn and ell at 2072 Washington Street
  • Request to demolish buildings at 176 Highland Avenue

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