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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
Select 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. The full Policy
on Public Comment is available at
miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.
of approving the following Select Board minutes:
November 5, 2019
November 12, 2019
November 19, 2019
November 26, 2019
of accepting a Tree Mitigation Payment in the amount of $42,750 from Boston
Children’s Hospital in compliance with the Special Permit governing the
Brookline Place Redevelopment Project.
of accepting an FY20/FY21 Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program (MVP)
Action Grant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the amount of $112,500
to be used towards the development of an Urban Forest Climate Resiliency
Master Plan and vote to authorize the Town Administrator to sign and enter
into associated contracts and agreements for said project on behalf of the
of approving a Contract Amendment No. 1 in the amount of $59,550 for Russo
Barr for the Building Envelope Designer Services – public safety, main
library, Soule rec, Baker School Windows in connection with the
"Building Envelop and Roof Replacement Program".
of replenishing the Real Estate force account related to legal work
associated with the MBTA easement and other related documents in the amount
of $25,000, in connection with the Brookline High School Expansion Project,
111 Cypress Street.
of replenishing the Capital Delivery force account related to MBTA
construction diversions associated with the MBTA station and the new 111
Cypress building in the amount of $1,119.463.40.
of approving Amendment No. 12 “Brookline High School Expansion project"
with Skanska, USA in the amount of $22,949,790 for Pre GMP12 Early Bird
of approving a Temporary Wine and Malt Beverages Sales License to Puppet
Showplace Theater to be held on Saturday, January 18, 2020 for Puppet SLAM
from 6:00PM – 10:00PM at 32 Station Street
of approving a Temporary All Kinds Beverages Non-Sales License to The Larz
Anderson Auto Museum to be held on Thursday, January 16, 2020 for Client
Appreciation Reception from 5:30PM – 9:30PM at 15 Newton Street
potential vote on Calendar Items
TO HIRE – HUMAN RESOURCES
of authorization to fill the position of Human Resources Staff Assistant C-06
in the Human Resources Department.
TO HIRE - RECREATION
of authorization to fill the position of Lead Teacher GN-04 in the Recreation
AND COMMISSIONS - INTERVIEWS
Following candidates for appointment to the following Boards and Commissions
will appear for Interview:
Mitigation Advisory Committee
Village Parking Benefit District Advisory Board
HARVARD STREET 40B PROJECT
of approving comments to the application that was submitted by 209 Harvard
Development LLC To the Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency (Mass Housing) in
accordance with MGL Chapter 40B.
OF OFFICER / CHANGE OF STOCKHOLDER
Public Hearing approximately 7:00 PM
of approving the application of Three Treasures Concept, Inc. dba Xiang’s
Hunan Kitchen, Zhichao Chang, President, for an Application for Amendments to
an existing Wine and Malt Beverages License To Be Drunk On the Premises to
amend the followings: (1) Change of Officers, Stock/Ownership Interest. Premises are located at 1032 Commonwealth
Avenue, Brookline, Massachusetts, and consist of approximately 3600 sq. ft.
with a dining area on one level, kitchen, lavatories, with a seating capacity
of 48 inside.
OF LICENSE / PLEDGE OF COLLATERAL
of approving the application of FCLP Corporation to transfer its Section 15
Retail Package Store Wines and Malt Beverages License to TJ Convenience,
Inc., dba TJ Convenience Store, Sunny H. Shah, Manager, at 182 Thorndike
Street #A, Brookline, Massachusetts, described as approximately 1,100 s.f. on
the first floor of a one store building, consisting of one room with storage
in the rear, one entrance and one exit.
OF REAL ESTATE TRANSFER TAX
of approving the filing of a bill to authorize a Real Estate Transfer Tax in
accordance with the Town Meeting vote under Article 9 of the Fall 2019
Special Town Meeting.
OF LICENSE / ALTERATION OF PREMISES / CHANGE OF LOCATION
Public Hearing approximately 8:00 PM
of approving the application to transfer and the change location of an All
Kinds Package Store License from Anastasi Brookline Inc. d/b/a Brookline Fine
Wines And Spirits, 27 Harvard Street to Rue De Saveur, LLC. d/b/a Rue De
Saveur, 305 Harvard Street, Candace Rassias, Manager.
HOUSING AUTHORITY PRESERVATION INITIATIVE REQUEST
Blood, Chair, Housing Advisory Board, and Patrick Dober, Executive Director,
Brookline Housing Authority, will appear before the Board to request
continued support for the BHA Preservation Initiative including a preliminary
commitment of 1.35 million dollars from the Home and Housing Trust Fund for
the redevelopment of 90 Longwood Avenue and waive of building permit fees for
all BHA redevelopment projects.
The Town of 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.