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CITY COUNCIL MEETINGS BEGINNING NOVEMBER 24, 2014
> Show all scheduled Hearings beginning January 1, 2014

 

Monday, November 24, 2014 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
MEETING HELD.
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 5:30 PM 

The Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing on the Timothy R. Flaherty, et al. II zoning petition requesting the City Council to amend the Zoning Map of the City of Cambridge to expand the Medical Marijuana Overlay District, MMD-1 to encompass 61 Mooney Street.  This hearing to be televised.

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(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Monday, December 1, 2014 5:30 PM 

Roundtable/Working Meeting to discuss city-wide planning, including discussions with the Planning Board.  No public comment.  No votes will be taken.  Meeting will not be televised.

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 4:00 PM 

The Human Services and Veterans Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss poverty and issues related to the experience of organizations working with those living in poverty.

(831 Massachusetts Avenue, Basement Conference Room)
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 3:00 PM 

The Public Safety Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss fire safety, including a review of Cambridge Fire Department operations, what happens to people after a fire, trends in fire safety and how possible fire safety hazards such as abandoned buildings are reviewed.

(831 Massachusetts Avenue, Basement Conference Room)
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 6:00 PM 

The Neighborhood and Long Term Planning, Public Facilities, Arts and Celebration Committee and the Economic Development and University Relations Committee will conduct a meeting to plan for the STEAM Summit taking place on December 10, 2014. 

(720 Massachusetts Avenue, Suite 8)
Monday, December 8, 2014 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 5:30 PM 

The Public Safety Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss what can be done about double utility poles and underground wires.

(Ackermann Room)
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 5:30 PM 

The Neighborhood and Long Term Planning, Public Facilities, Arts and Celebration Committee and the Economic Development and University Relations Committee will be hosting a STEAM Summit to present research conducted by the STEAM Working Group. The summit invites the greater Cambridge community to hear the working group's recommendations around STEAM-related workforce development, issues of access and equity in the innovation economy, and best practices. Final recommendations will be sent to the full City Council and then forwarded to the City Manager for his consideration and actions.

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, December 15, 2014 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 5:30 PM 

The Public Safety Committee will conduct a public hearing to review the City's Emergency Response/Preparations when dignitaries visit the city or when there is a major event occurring in Cambridge.

(Ackermann Room)
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 5:00 PM 

The Housing Committee will conduct a public hearing to receive an update from the Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) on programs, projects and policy changes CHA is implementing or planning to implement in the coming year. 

(831 Massachusetts Avenue, Basement Conference Room)
Thursday, December 18, 2014 5:30 PM 

The Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing on a zoning petition by the City Council that the areas bounded by Garden and Walden Streets and the park straddling Sherman Street currently zoned Business A be rezoned to Residence C-1 to be consistent with the surrounding area.  The effects of the proposed change would include but not be limited to the following:  The minimum lot area per dwelling unit would increase from 600 square feet to 1,500 square feet, the yard requirements would increase, the height limit would be reduced from 45 feet to 35 feet, and only residential uses would be allowed.  This hearing to be televised. 

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Monday, December 22, 2014 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)
Monday, December 29, 2014 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
MEETING CANCELLED.
Monday, January 5, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 4:00 PM 

The Finance Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss discretionary budgeting and the feasibility of introducing Home Rule Petitions regarding an increase to the residential exemption, a tax credit for benevolent landlords and a property transfer tax for those coming to Cambridge to speculate on land.

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, January 12, 2015 5:30 PM 

Roundtable/Working Meeting to discuss city-wide planning, including discussions with the Planning Board.  No public comment.  No votes will be taken.  Meeting will not be televised.

(Sullivan Chamber)
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 5:00 PM 

The Housing Committee will conduct a public hearing to receive an update on the incentive zoning study to the Housing Committee from the Community Development Department. 

(Location to be determined)
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 4:00 PM 

The Human Services and Veterans Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss the City's Ten-Year Plan to End Homelessness.

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, January 26, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, February 2, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, February 9, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, February 23, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, March 9, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, March 16, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, March 23, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
Monday, March 30, 2015 5:30 PM 

Regular City Council Meeting

(Sullivan Chamber)
City of Cambridge does not discriminate on the basis of disability. The City Council will provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative formats, and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures to persons with disabilities upon request. Contact the Office of the City Clerk, 617-349-4260, tty/TDD 617-349-4242.
 
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