City Council Meetings for the week of April 9

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.

April 9 to 13

Mon, Apr 9 6 pm

7 pm

7 pm

7 pm

Charter Sub-Committee

Finance Committee

Zoning & Planning Committee

School Committee




Ed Center

Tues, Apr 10 7 pm

7 pm

CPC – canceled 

Land Use Committee



Wed, Apr 11
Thur, Apr 12 6:30 pm

7 pm

Zoning Redesign What’s the Process

Traffic Council



Fri, Apr 13 6 pm Washington Place Liaison Comm 211



  • CPC 4-3:  voted 7-0 to adopt the proposed revisions to the program’s current funding guidelines, affordable housing allocation target increased to 35%, historic resources decreased to 20%  page 10 of memo here


  • 4-9 Charter Review  Continued discussion on Incorporation, Form of Government, Powers of the City, Executive Branch (excluding term limits), Financial Procedures & Administrative Departments  full agenda
  • 4-9 Zoning & Planning: Zoning Amendment for Shared Parking Pilot Program in Commercial Districts  full agenda
  • 4-9 School Committee:  FY19 Budget Hearing
  • 4-12 Zoning Redesign:  “What’s the Process? How Stuff gets Built in Newton” at the Newton Free Library – Druker Auditorium

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