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Date:
November 16, 2020
Time:
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:
https://brooklinema.zoomgov.com/j/1609919080 Event Number: 160 991 9080 By Phone: 1(669)254-5252 Meeting ID: 160 991 9080
Address:
Brookline, MA 02445
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Transportation Board Meeting, via ZOOM

Monday, November 16, 2020


TRANSPORTATION BOARD MEETING

Monday, November 16, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

https://brooklinema.zoomgov.com/j/1609919080

Event Number: 160 991 9080

By Phone: 1(669)254-5252    Meeting ID: 160 991 9080

6:30 PM             1.          CALL TO ORDER

6:30 PM             2.          PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD FOR ISSUES NOT ON THE AGENDA

 

*Ways to offer public comment include:

1.     Email the Board at tkirrane@brooklinema.gov no later than 4pm the day of the meeting and the message will be shared with the board in advance of the meeting and included in the public record

2.     Email Todd Kirrane at tkirrane@brooklinema.gov no later than 2pm the day of the meeting stating you would like to provide comment at the meeting. Requires email subject line to be “Public Comment at Meeting” and you must join using the computer audio and video feature so you can be elevated to panelist when it is your turn to speak

3.     Indicate at the beginning of this agenda item during the meeting, using the RAISE HAND feature, that you would like to offer public comment and you can be elevated to panelist to speak

6:40 PM             3.          MEMBER UPDATE 

6:45 PM              4.          DPW UPDATE

6:50 PM             5.          DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON REQUEST BY JOSEPH TULCHIN FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A DESIGNATED CURBSIDE HANDICAP PARKING SPACE AT 1443 BEACON ST

6:55 PM              6.          DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON THE REQUEST BY BENJAMIN SPUNT OF 53 PRINCE STREET TO ALTER THE TRAFFIC RULES AND REGULATIONS BY CREATING A NO PARKING/TOW AWAY ZONE TO ALLOW FOR ACCESS TO HIS DRIVEWAY

7:10 PM             7.          DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON JITNEY LICENSE APPLICATION BY TRIBAL SUN BUS COMPANY, LLC dba FLiXBUS FOR A PROPOSED SERVICE BETWEEN BROOKLINE, NEW YORK CITY, AND PHILADELPHIA UTILIZING THE EXISTING MBTA BUS STOP ON HARVARD STREET ADJACENT TO 1324 BEACON STREET AND 278 HARVARD STREET (PUBLIC HEARING HELD ON OCTOBER 19, 2020)

 

7:45 PM             8.          DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON A LETTER TO THE FISCAL AND MANAGEMENT CONTROL BOARD, SECRETARY POLLACK, AND MBTA GENERAL MANAGER STEVEN POFTAK REGARDING THE PROPOSED SERVICE CUTS AS THEY AFFECT THE TOWN OF BROOKLINE AND THE PUBLIC TRANSIT SYSTEM AS A WHOLE

8:15 PM             9.          DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON THE APPOINTMENT OF TWO NEW MEMBERS TO THE SHARED MOBILITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

8:25 PM             10.        DISCUSSION AND ACTION ON THE APPOINTMENT OF TWO NEW MEMBERS TO THE BICYCLE ADVISORY COMMITTEE

8:35 PM             11.        OTHER BUSINESS

  1. NEW BUSINESS
  2. ADOPTION OF MEETING MINUTES
  3. GATEWAY EAST DEDICATED BUS LANES

 

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL MEMBERS OF THE BOARD ARE ATTENDING THE MEETING REMOTELY, ALL TIMES ARE APPROXIMATE, AND THE BOARD RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CALL ITEMS OUT OF ORDER. WE STRONGLY RECOMMEND THAT YOU ARRIVE VIRTUALLY AT LEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE TIME SHOWN ON THE AGENDA FOR YOUR ITEM OF INTEREST