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Watch and Comment:
Select Board to announce recent and/or upcoming Events of Community Interest.
Public Comment period for citizens who requested to speak to the Board regarding Town issues not on the Calendar.
Up to 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 http://www.brooklinema.gov/376/Meeting-Policies
Approval of miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.
Question of approving the following Select Board Meeting Minutes:
March 10, 2020
June 11, 2020
Question of approving the following Solid Waste and Recycling Contract Extensions:
Contract PW/15-01 for Disposal of Solid Waste in the amount of $835,000
Contract PW/16-01 for Curbside Collection and Processing of Single Stream Recycling in the a mount of $1,839.050
Question of correcting Scrivener's errors in the Land Descriptions contained in two of the Town's affordable housing agreements with Hebrew Senior Life relative to 112 Centre Street.
Question of executing amendments to the School Space Lease Agreements with Temple Emeth (194 Grove Street), Temple Ohabei Shalom (1187 Beacon Street) and the Maimonides School (2 Clark Road).
Question of authorizing and approving a contract with The Racial Equity Group in the amount of $90,900 for Consultant Services for the RFP Ref. #P-20-07 RACIAL EQUITY ANALYSIS CONSULTANT and authorization to use the BAA Recreation Expendable Trust Fund 630OTR02 524010 for this project.
Review and potential vote on Calendar Items
PERSONNEL - FIRE DEPARTMENT PROMOTIONS
Question of authorizing the following promotions within the Fire Department:
Temporary Deputy Chief David A. Randolph to permanent Deputy Chief
Temporary Captain Brendan P. Sullivan to permanent Captain
Temporary Lieutenant Thomas J. Teixeira to permanent Lieutenant
PERSONNEL - POLICE OFFICER HIRING
Question of appointing the following six student officers as Probationary Brookline Police Officers:
Marc S. Hetnik Jr.
Joseph L. Cappuccio
Michael P. Davis
WATER AND SEWER RATES
Discussion and vote on the proposed aggregate increase of 1% to the FY21 Water and Sewer rates.
GRANT OF LOCATIONS PUBLIC HEARING - CROWNINSHIELD ROAD
Public Hearing upon the petition of NStar Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for permission to construct, and a location for, such a line of conduits and manholes with the necessary cables therein under the following public way:
Crowninshield Road – from pole 42/3 on the west side approximately 100 feet southeast of Adams Street, conduit running northeasterly a distance of about 10 feet, thence running northwesterly a distance of about 85 feet, thence running northerly a distance of about feet 55 feet, thence running northwesterly a distance of about 20 feet to the point of pick up.
GRANT OF LOCATIONS PUBLIC HEARING - BROOKLINE AVE
Public Hearing upon the petition of Comcast for permission to construct, and a location for, such a line of conduits and manholes with the necessary cables therein under the following public way:
Brookline Avenue – from a new handhole on the west side approximately 200 feet south of Pearl Street, conduit running southeasterly a distance of about 65 feet to 700 Brookline Avenue
GRANT OF LOCATIONS PUBLIC HEARING - INDEPENDENCE DR.
Independence Drive – replace the existing vault across from 14 Independence Drive and run conduit southeasterly from there a distance of about 48 feet to an angle point then southwesterly a distance of about 129 feet and 2 new vault.
ANNUAL TOWN MEETING WARRANT ARTICLES
Further review and/or possible reconsideration of the Board’s vote on Warrant Articles for the Annual Town Meeting:
Article 8 - Town Budget
UPDATE ON ACTIVITIES RELATED TO COVID-19
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.