ZBA Hearing Minutes and Transcripts

Note: The court reporter submits transcripts two weeks from the hearing date.

In addition, all ZBA Hearings on Hancock Village are cablecast live and archived online by Brookline Interactive Group. Visit www.brooklineinteractive.org for live streaming coverage of these hearings. Visit their Youtube channel to access videos of hearings archived online. Contact Brookline Interactive staff for access to other videos not archived online.

January 16, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Chestnut Hill Realty Presentation 
February 13, 2014 - Minutes
    > Description: Hearing continued to February 24, 2014, due to storm
February 24, 2014 - Transcript
   > Description: Public Testimony
March 5, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Testimony from Town Departments, Boards, Commissions, Board of Selectmen
March 26, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Presentation of Traffic Peer Review (Kien Ho, BETA Engineers, Norwood, MA);
       Rebuttal from Applicant's Traffic Consultant  (Robert Michaud, MDM, Marlborough, MA). 
April 10, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Presentation of Stormwater Peer Review (Philip Paradis and Matthew Crowley, BETA Engineers,          Norwood, MA); Rebuttal from Applicant's Consultant (Joseph Geller, Landscape Architect, and Frank Holmes, Civil Engineer, Stantec Consultants, Boston, MA)
May 8, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Applicant's formal response to Traffic Peer Reviewer's request for additional information. Final Report from   Traffic Peer Reviewer. (Robert Michaud,MDM Consultants, for the Applicant. Brian Beisel, BETA Engineers, Traffic Peer Review.)
May 20, 2014 - Minutes
    > Description: Board voted to continue hearing to June 5, 2014. No other Hancock Village matters discussed.
June 5, 2014 - Transcript
> Description: Applicant Chestnut Hill Realty presented a revised plan, which replaces the original plan submitted with the November 2013 application.
June 19, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Site/Building Design Peer Reviewer Ted Touloukian introduced himself and his role. * The July 10 ZBA Hearing is cancelled. The next ZBA Hearing is July 23, 2014. * CHR will host a site visit for the ZBA on July 10 at 8 am. Public invited; no testimony or deliberation allowed.
July 23, 2014 - Transcript
     > Description: Site/Building Design Peer Reviewer Ted Touloukian presented his initial findings before the ZBA.
August 13, 2014 - Transcript
     > Description: Presentation of further modifications to the Plan by Applicant Chestnut Hill Realty
September 8, 2014 - Transcript
    > Description: Site/Building Design Peer Reviewer Ted Touloukian presented his final findings before the ZBA.
       The Applicant Chestnut Hill Realty presented animations from the 3D Model that show the latest modifications in both
       summer and winter (Hancock Village trees with and without leaves).
September 15, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: BETA Traffic Peer Reviewer, Kien Ho, PE, PTOE; and BETA Stormwater Peer Reviewer Philip Paradis,    PE, LEEP AP, CPSWQ, presented their findings to the ZBA. On behalf of the Applicant, MDM Transportation Consultants and Stantec made presentations to the ZBA.
October 20, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: Applicant Chestnut Hill Realty presented three design options to reduce the massing of the mid-rise.
October 29, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: ZBA Deliberations
November 3, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: ZBA Deliberations
November 12, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: ZBA Deliberations
November 24, 2014 - Transcript
      > Description: Applicant presented further modifications to design option C. ZBA Deliberations
December 1, 2014 - Transcript
December 8, 2014 - Transcript
December 15, 2014 - Hearing postponed and continued to December 22, 2014
December 22, 2014 - Transcript
January 5, 2015 - Transcript
January 12, 2015 - Transcript

Public Meetings:
January 28, 2015 - Transcript
February 4, 2015 - Transcript

Also See "Letters to ZBA"
Also See "Testimony Before ZBA--Powerpoint Presentations"