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· Bernard W. Greene -Chair
· Heather A. Hamilton – Vice Chair
· Nancy S. Heller
· Raul Fernandez
· John VanScoyoc
· 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
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miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.
of approving the meeting minutes of October 6, 2020.
of awarding and executing a contract with Toole Design Group in the amount of
$199,880 to study and the feasibility and concept design for the restoration
of the Beacon Street Olmsted Bridle Path.
of re-issuing the Warrants for the November 17, 2020 Special Town Meetings
for the purpose of including remote access information in said Warrants in
compliance with Section 8 of Chapter 92 of the Acts of 2020.
potential vote on Calendar Items
of executing the Tax Certainty Agreement By and Between the Town of Brookline
and Welltower, Inc. and accompanying escrow letter between Welltower, Inc,
the Town of Brookline and Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, and
delegating authority to the Chair to execute both in person on behalf of the
of authorizing the hiring of an Assistant Director for Sustainability within
the Planning Department. (T-11)
of adopting a policy requiring the recording of public meetings for certain
boards and committees.
MALL STREET CLOSURE
of a request from the Longwood Mall Neighborhood for a Halloween road closure
on October 31, 2020.
AND COMMISSIONS - INTERVIEWS
following candidates for appointment/reappointment to Boards and Commissions
will appear for interview:
Commission for Women:
Development Advisory Board
ARTICLES - PUBLIC HEARING
Public Hearing 6:30 pm
and possible vote on the followingWarrant Articles for the 2020 Fall Town
WA 3 Spec. Approp.
Close-Out Report (Select Board)
WA 5 Marijuana
Mitigation Fund (Select Board)
WA 6 Resolution-Body Cameras (O'Neal)
WA 12 Community
Preservation Act (Land Bank Study)
WA 14 Tobacco
Control (Ishak et.al)
WA 15 Increase
disadvantaged business opportunities-by-law (Brown et el)
STM2-2 High School
ARTICLES - VOTES
review and possible vote on the following Warrant Articles for the 2020 Fall
WA 2 - Collective
WA 7 - Affordable
Housing Zoning bylaw (Blood)
WA 9 - Zoning short
Term Rentals (Planning)
WA 10 - General
By-Laws to regulate Short Term Rentals (Planning)
WA 11 - General
By-Laws enforcement of Short Term rentals (Planning)
WA 13 - Senior
Property Tax Exemption (Susan Granoff)
WA 27 - Zoning
By-Laws to allow micro units (Planning)
WA 28 - Education
Training for Town Meeting (AC)
WA 32 - Budget
WA 33 - Resolution
Town/School Partnership (Brown et al)
WA 38 - Resolution
pertaining to decarbonization (Cunningham et al)
WA 39 - adoption of
regulations restricting fossil free fuel (Cunningham et al)
LICENSE - PUBLIC HEARING
8:00 PM approximately
of approving the application for Emile Heraiki, 850 Commonwealth Ave, for the
keeping, storage and use of 4 underground gasoline tanks total capacity of
32,000 gallons, 2 above ground gasoline tanks total capacity of 700 gallons
270 gal of motor oil and 50 gals of anti-freeze at 850 Commonwealth Ave.
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.