Docket Digest for the Week of January 8-12

A weekly summary of City Council agendas and actions highlighting items of interest to the LWVN, extracted from the Friday packet.

Key to color coding: CPC, Planning, Environmental, Finance, Charter/Elections, Housing.

January 8-12

Mon, Jan 8 7 pm

7 pm

Finance Committee CANCELED

Zoning & Planning Committee



Tues, Jan 9 6:45 pm

7 pm

Land Use Committee

Land Use Committee



Wed, Jan 10 7 pm Austin St Liaison Committee 205
 Thur, Jan 11 6 pm MA DOT Needham St Update 156 Oak St
Fri, Jan 12 8 am MA DOT Needham St Update 156 Oak St


  • 1-8 Zoning & Planning:  Staff presentations on Zoning for Homeowners public presentation and Needham St project.
  • 1-9 Land Use:  The Committee will meet to briefly in 211 to review Land Use Committee policies and procedures.
  • 1-10  Austin St:    Members of the public are encouraged to attend Liaison Committee meetings. Public comment will open at the beginning of the meeting. If you cannot attend, please email the chair, Jake Auchincloss, at with your comment or question.
  • 1-11 & 1-12  Needham Street Corridor Project: Massachusetts Department of Transportation is hosting public meetings at the Saco-Pettee Building. This project proposes roadway
    reconstruction and transportation safety improvements including new pavement, sidewalks, traffic signals, crosswalks, bicycle lanes and stormwater management. City staff will update on the Oak & Christina Intersection project.


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