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SELECT BOARD’S HEARING ROOM
· Bernard W. Greene -Chair
· Benjamin J. Franco
· Nancy S. Heller
· Heather A. Hamilton
· Raul Fernandez
· Melvin A. Kleckner – Town Administrator
of whether the Select Board shall enter into Executive Session for the
purposes described in agenda items 2 and 3.
SESSION - VALUE OF REAL PROPERTY
Executive Session for the purpose of considering the purchase, exchange,
lease or value of the real property of Newbury College located at 110,117,
124, and 150 Fisher Avenue, 124 and 125 Holland Avenue, and 146 Hyslop Road,
Brookline, Massachusetts, if the chair declares that an open meeting may have
a detrimental effect on the negotiating position of the public body.
SESSION - EXECUTIVE SESSION MINUTES
of approving the following Executive Session Select Board minutes:
September 10, 2019
September 17, 2019
September 24, 2019
Board to announce recent and/or upcoming Events of Community Interest.
period for citizens who requested to speak to the Board regarding Town issues
not on the Calendar.
fifteen minutes for public comment on matters not appearing on this Calendar
shall be scheduled each meeting. Persons wishing to speak may sign up in
advance beginning on the Friday preceding the meeting or may sign up in
person at the meeting. Speakers will be taken up in the order they sign up.
Advance registration is available by calling the Select Board’s office at
617-730-2202 or by e-mail at email@example.com. The full Policy
on Public Comment is available at
miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.
of approving the following Select Board minutes:
September 24, 2019
October 1, 2019
October 7, 2019
of accepting a gift in the amount of $500.00 from the Korean Church of
Boston, 32 Harvard Street, Brookline, to support the Youth Police Initiative
of authorizing the Chair to execute a Request for Release of Funds and
Certification on behalf of the Brookline Housing Authority in advance of its
Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) financing plan submission to the U.S.
Department of Housing and Urban Development for the proposed Theresa Morse
of approving a Temporary All Kinds Beverages Non-Sales License to The Larz
Anderson Auto Museum to be held on Friday, January 10, 2020 for a holiday
party from 6:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.m. at 15 Newton Street.
potential vote on Calendar Items
ANNIVERSARY OF CHINA EXCHANGE PROGRAM
of approving the proclamation in support of the Brookline-X’ian China
Exchange Program for its 20th anniversary.
TO HIRE-POLICE DEPARTMENT
of authorization to fill the following vacancies in the Police Department:
• Part Time Crisis
Intervention Team (CIT) Administrative Assistant
• Police Lieutenant
• Police Sergeant
TO HIRE - DPW
of authorization to fill the following vacancies in the Department of Public
• Two (2) Motor
Equipment Operator #2 LN-03
TO HIRE - COUNCIL ON AGING
of authorization to fill the following vacancy in for the Brookline Council
• Van Driver
AND COMMISSIONS - APPOINTMENTS
of making the following appointment to the Commission for Diversity Inclusion
and Community Relations.
COMPLETE COUNT COMMITTEE
of adopting a Charge for the Census Complete Count Committee.
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT BEST PRACTICES
Director of the Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Community Relations,
Caitlin Starr, will appear to present the Inclusive Brookline Civic
Engagement Best Practices document.
IN LIEU OF TAX (AGREEMENT) WITH BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S HOSPITAL
of approving a PILOT Agreement between the Town of Brookline and the Brigham
and Women’s Hospital, Inc. for 830-850 Boylston Street
Public Hearing approximately 7:15 PM
hearing: Question of approving the noise bylaw waiver request from Skanska
USA Building, Inc. for Brookline High School Expansion work at 111 Cypress Street and MBTA Brookline Hills Station
work at Tappan Street from January 22, 2020 to May 22, 2020, Weekdays: 7:01
P.M. – 6:59 A.m. and Weekends: 6:01 P.M. to 8:29 A.M.
Public Hearing approximately 7:30 PM
hearing: Question of approving the petition by NStar Electric Company d/b/a
Eversource for permission to construct a location for Warren Street – conduit
running southeasterly and southwesterly from Boylston Street a distance of
about 135 feet to new pole 9/57 approximately 15 feet northwest of existing
pole JO 9/56 and remove existing pole ES 9/57 on the southwest corner of the
intersection of Boylston Street and Warren Street.
Public Hearing approximately
hearing: Question of approving the petition by Boston University under their
agreement with Verizon New England, Inc. requesting locations for two
handholes on Lenox Street to pull fiber optic cables through the existing
underground conduit that provides service to 10 Lenox Street.
ELIGIBILITY APPLICATION 209 HARVARD
Public Hearing approximately 8:00 PM
hearing to review an application for site approval that was submitted by 209 Harvard Development LLC to the
Massachusetts Housing Partnership in order to apply for a Comprehensive
Permit in accordance with MGL Chapter 40B.
ANNUAL TOWN MEETING/ELECTION SCHEDULE
of setting the dates for the 2020 Annual Town Election and 2020 Annual Town
Brookline does not
discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operation
of its programs, services, or activities. The Town of Brookline does not
discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices.
This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with
Disabilities Act (ADA) and by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.
Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information may be sent to
Sarah Kaplan, Community Relations Specialist and ADA / Section 504 Coordinator.
Persons with disabilities who need either auxiliary aids and services for
effective communication, written materials in alternative formats, or
reasonable modifications in policies and procedures in order to access programs
and activities of the Town of Brookline are invited to make their needs and preferences
known to the ADA Coordinator. This notice is available in alternative formats
from the ADA Coordinator.