City Council Meetings for the Week of September 10

A weekly summary of City Council agendas and actions highlighting items of interest to the LWVN.

Board and Committee Meeting Schedule

Extracted from the full City Council calendar.

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

September 10 to September 14

Mon, Sept 10 Rosh Hashanah
Tues, Sept 11 Rosh Hashanah
Weds, Sept 12 7 pm

7 pm

Finance Committee

Zoning & Planning Committee



Thur, Sept 13 7 pm

7 pm

City Council – Special Meeting

Community Preservation Com





  • 9-12 Zoning & Planning Committee:  Discussion on  Washington Street Corridor Action Plan and Landmark Preservation
  • 9-13 City Council Special Meeting on ballot questions re: retail marijuana establishments
  • 9-13 Community Preservation Committee:  Final report on New Art Center project and public hearing on CPA funding for Webster Woods

Upcoming Public Hearings

  • September 14, 7:15, 204
    • City request for $100,000 in CPA funding for professional services re: Webster Wood protection
  • September 24, 7 pm, chambers
    • re: amendments to the Newton Zoning Ordinance to regulate the use of land, structures and buildings for recreational marijuana establishments
    • amendment to Newton Comprehensive Plan with the Economic Development Strategy Plan
    • amendment for inclusionary zoning
  • September 25, 7 pm, chambers
    • Request to Rezone 3 parcels for Northland Development on Needham St.
    • Special Permit to all mixed-use development for Northland on Needham St.

City of Newton Climate Vulnerability Assessment and Adaptation and Resiliency Action Plan, August 2018

  • Contains predictions, recommendations, esp.  for stormwater and flooding, and a wide variety of residential and demographic data  full report here

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