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November 16, 2020
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Zoom Meeting
Brookline, MA 02445
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Advisory Committee Meeting - Monday, November 16 at 7:30 pm on Zoom

Monday, November 16, 2020



Monday, November 16, 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.

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AGENDA (All times are approximate)

Public Comment

7:30 pm            Members of the public may send written public comments to Lisa Portscher ( 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     Discuss and possibly vote on an Amendment to Article 1 (Budget Amendment) Special Town Meeting 2

8:30 pm     Discuss and possibly vote on an amendment to Article 8 (Expand membership on the Housing Advisory Board)

8:50 pm     Review and possibly vote to Amend (technical change) the previous vote on Article 10 (Short Term Rentals)

9:00 pm     Possible reconsideration of previous votes on other Articles on the Warrants for Special Town Meeting 1 and Special Town Meeting 2

9:10 pm     Other business


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 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
Carla Benka, Vice-Chair 617-277-6102