384 Harvard Street (JCHE)

Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly (JCHE) has submitted a project eligibility application to subsidizing agency Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD)  to construct a 62-unit senior affordable housing project at 384 Harvard Street. 

The property owner was granted a site approval letter ("Project Eligibility Letter") and subsequently, submitted a Comprehensive Permit Application to the Brookline Zoning Board of Appeals. At this time, no permit has been granted for the proposal. If you have any questions, please contact the Planning Department at 617-730-2130 or Planning Director Alison Steinfeld at asteinfeld@brooklinema.gov.

ZBA VOTED: Approval with Conditions (3/22/2017)

Decision on Comprehensive Permit Application for 384 Harvard Street:

Key project deadlines and materials are available below. 

June 28, 2016: Applicant submitted Project Eligibility Letter application to DHCD.
August 16, 2016: The applicant will present the Site Eligibility proposal for the Board of Selectmen. Notice of Hearing
The Board of Selectmen will draft comments to submit to subsiding agency and will consider public comment. To submit comments directly to DHCD on site eligibility, please download these instructions
September 9, 2016: Project Eligibility/Site Approval Letter issued by MassHousing
November 4, 2016Comprehensive Permit Application submitted to the Board of Appeals
December 14, 2016: First hearing - Applicant will present application to the ZBA.  7:30 pm, 6th floor hearing room.   

March 22, 2017 draft - to be discussed at March 22, 2017 hearing

Site Approval Application - June 28, 2016
Town Response to DHCD - September 9, 2016
DHCD PEL Site Aproved - September 9, 2016

384 Harvard Street (JCHE) Application- Complete Storm Water Report (Large File)
384 Harvard Street (JCHE) Application- Storm Water Executive Summary (Smaller File)
JCHE Plans Submitted 11.4.2016
JCHE Plans Submitted 12.5.2016
JCHE Materials Submitted to Transportation Board 1.5.2016
JCHE Trash and Recycling Plan Submitted 1.9.17
JCHE Presentation to Planning Board 1.5.2017
Updated Plans 2.8.2017
JCHE Presentation to the ZBA 2.27.2017

Public Comment
Frank Caro - August 2016 (PEL)
Adele Fleet Bacow
Cathy and Ken Kaplan
Linda Pehlke
Pamela Goodman
Nathan E. Peck
David Williams
Jennifer Gallop
Beth Kates
Carmine Bruno

Town Department Comments
Preservation Commission
Fire Department
Health Department
Planning Board

Transportation Board Comments

Peer Review Reports
Traffic Report
Parking Report
Design Report