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Date:
December 1, 2020
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location:
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Address:
Brookline, MA 02445
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Select Board Meeting 12.1.20 at 6 PM via Zoom

Tuesday, December 1, 2020


SELECT BOARD CALENDAR 2

(change to item 6, removal of board/commission appointment agenda item, additional of article under item 12)

FOR 12/01/2020

REMOTE MEETING

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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


1.

ANNOUNCEMENTS/UPDATES

6:00 PM

Select Board to announce recent and/or upcoming Events of Community Interest.


2.

PUBLIC COMMENT

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 kmacgillivray@brooklinema.gov. The full Policy on Public Comment is available at http://www.brooklinema.gov/376/Meeting-Policies


3.

MISCELLANEOUS

Approval of miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.


3.A.

Question of approving the meeting minutes from November 30, 2020.


3.B.

Question of approving the authorization to hire in the Recreation Department for the following positions:

Assistant Golf Professional

Lead Mechanic


3.C.

Question of approving the authorization to hire request for two Building Inspectors in the Building Department.


3.D.

Question of approving the applications for Alternate Manager (s) Jose Gutierrez and Steven St. Clair for Zaftig at 335 Harvard Street Brookline, MA.


3.E.

Question of approving the application of Alternate Manager Michael Fitzgerald for Stoked Pizza Brookline LLC d/b/a Stoked Wood Fired Pizza at 1632 Beacon Street.


4.

CALENDAR

Review and potential vote on Calendar Items


5.

BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS - INTERVIEWS



The following candidates for appointment/reappointment to Boards and Commissions will appear for interview:


Preservation Commission

James Batchelor

Elton Elperin

David Jack

Wendy Ecker


6.

BROOKLINE BOOKSMITH CHANGE OF D/B/A



Question of approving the application for a change in D/B/A from Brookline Booksmith, Corp. d/b/a Brookline Booksmith to Brookline Booksmith, Corp d/b/a The Novel Kitchen at 279 Harvard Street.


7.

INFLAMMABLES LICENSE PUBLIC HEARING



6:00 PM

Question of approving the application for 10 BP Realty LLC, for the keeping, storage and use of 253 automobiles equaling 2,370 gallons of gasoline at 10 Brookline Place.


8.

INFLAMMABLE LICENSE PUBLIC HEARING



6:45 PM

Question of approving application for Valvoline, 275 Boylston Street Brookline, MA, for the keeping, storage and use of 2,525 gallons of motor oil, 200 gallons of anti-freeze, 320 gallons of washer fluid, and 180 gallons of transmission fluid.


9.

ALL ALCOHOL LICENSE/CHANGE OF MANAGER PUBLIC HEARING



7:15 PM

Question of approving the application of an All Alcoholic Beverages License for Bright Life View LLC. d/b/a Migaku at 238 Washington Street.  Proposed manager of record is Taiji Mineo.  Hours of Operation: Monday – Sunday 11:30AM – 11:00PM.  Hours of Alcohol Service: Sunday 12:00PM – 10:00PM, Monday – Saturday: 11:30AM – 11:00PM.

Question of approving the application for Alternate Manager, Charles Harkins, for Bright Life View LLC. d/b/a Migaku at 238 Washington Street.


10.

FY 2021 TAX CLASSIFICATION PUBLIC HEARING



7:30 PM

Public hearing in accordance with G.L.c.40, S.56 on the question of the adoption of the percentages of the local tax levy to be borne by each class of real property and personal property for the 2021 Fiscal Year.


11.

HYBRID PAY AS YOU THROW PROGRAM



Discussion and possible vote on the following recommendation from the Department of Public Works regarding the Pay As You Throw Refuse and Recycling Program Fees effective January 1, 2021:

                                         Current Fee               Proposed Fee

Cart Size         35 Gal             $190                            $230

                        65 Gal             $252                            $310

                        95 Gal             $312                            $392

                        Bags                $3.00/bag                    $3.70/bag


12.

WARRANT ARTICLES



Further review and possible reconsideration/vote on the Warrant Articles for the 2020 Special Town Meeting including:

Article 34 – Affordable Housing


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.