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October 10, 2019
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Brookline Town Hall
333 Washington Street
Brookline, MA 02445
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Advisory Committee Meeting - Thursday, October 10 at 7:30 pm, Room 103

Thursday, October 10, 2019


Thursday, October 10, 2019 at 7:30 pm, Room 103, Town Hall

The Advisory Committee will hold a public meeting on Thursday, October 10, at 7:30 pm, in Room 103 of Town Hall.

Please note: All times are approximate and subject to change.  People with an interest in being present for the discussion and vote on a particular item should arrive 15 minutes before the nominally scheduled time for that item.


7:30 pm    Possible reconsideration of the Committee’s vote on WA 26 (Rename the Coolidge Corner School the “Florida Ruffin Ridley School”) in response to proposed amendment to Article 26: to see if the Town will vote to retain the name Coolidge Corner School  (Beth Kates, TMM Pct. 9)
7:40 pm    Discussion of recorded votes at Advisory Committee meetings
8:15 pm    Overview of warrant articles to address the impact of climate change and possible steps and strategies to reach Brookline’s goal of zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 (Jesse Gray, TMM Pct. 10)
8:45 pm    WA 13 - Ground Mounted Solar Installations (Department of Planning and Community Development)
9:30 pm  WA 14 - Zoning for Electric Vehicle Parking (C. Scott Ananian, TMM Pct.10)
9:50 pm Other business - Announcements                      
The public is invited to attend however this meeting is not a public hearing so public comments will not be taken at the meeting. The Advisory Committee welcomes written comments, which will be circulated to members of the Committee if they are sent to no later than 12:00 noon on the day of the meeting. Subcommittees of the Advisory Committee hold public hearings on any matter on which the Advisory Committee makes a recommendation to Town Meeting. Members of the public are encouraged to attend subcommittee public hearings if they wish to comment on any item under deliberation by the subcommittee.

Any member of the public may make an audio or video recording of an open session of a public meeting. They must first notify the chair and must comply with reasonable requirements regarding audio or video equipment established by the chair so as not to interfere with the meeting.

Michael Sandman, Chair 617-513-8908
Carla Benka, Vice-Chair 617-277-6102