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Date:
November 10, 2020
Time:
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Location:
Zoom
Address:
Brookline, MA 02445
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Advisory Committee Meeting - Tuesday, November 10 at 7:30 pm on Zoom

Tuesday, November 10, 2020


TOWN OF BROOKLINE, MASSACHUSETTS

ADVISORY COMMITTEE PUBLIC MEETING

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 at 7:30 pm via Zoom Meeting

Due to current public health concerns, meetings will be conducted virtually using a video-conferencing platform plus phone dial-in. Please make note of the joining details. Pre-registration is required.

https://brooklinema.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsdu-urzMrE0HIRsuWc78oNLg-RqjZOO8

Click in the link to register.  After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

AGENDA (Please note early start time. All times are approximate)

Public Comment

7:30 pm            Members of the public may send written public comments to Lisa Portscher (lportscher@brooklinema.gov). Comments will be shared with all Advisory Committee members.  Comments in real time are also invited (2-3 minutes per person, depending on the number of speakers). Please sign up with Lisa Portscher by 5 pm.

Public Meeting

7:45 pm            Possible reconsideration of previous votes on Articles on the Warrants for Special Town Meeting 1 and Special Town Meeting 2, including, but not limited to:

  • Article 12 – Acceptance of the Community Preservation Act
  • Article 24 – Amend the Town’s General By-laws to require certain notices to tenants and residents
  • Article 25 – Amend the Town’s Zoning By-laws to require certain notices to tenants and residents
  • Article 28 – Amend the Town’s General By-laws to require Fiscal Education Training for Town Meeting members and certain elected and appointed officials
  • Article 29 – Amend the Town’s General By-laws regarding Advisory Committee appointments

8:15 PM            Other business

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Public comment is welcome only during the public hearing portion of the agenda.  The Advisory Committee welcomes written comments, which will be circulated to members of the Committee if they are sent to lportscher@brooklinema.gov 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 participate in 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 msandman@brooklinema.gov
Carla Benka, Vice-Chair 617-277-6102 rcvben@earthlink.net