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as of Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:23 PM

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Thurs, Dec 13

5:30-7:00pm   Commission for Persons with Disabilities meeting  (51 Inman St., 2nd Floor Conference Room)

Mon, Dec 17

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

5:30pm   Avon Hill Neighborhood Conservation District Commission Meeting  (Lombardi Building, 831 Mass. Ave, Basement Conference Room)

Tues, Dec 18

3:00pm  The City Council's Public Safety Committee will conduct a public hearing to explore the responsibility and the relevant of CPD officers or other officers working in Cambridge under CPD authority, such as out-of-town officers working a construction detail, to respond to bike-related collisions, whether car/bike, bike/bike, bike/mobility device or bike/pedestrian, to include providing instructions and guidance on how to follow-up with accident reports and will also explore current efforts to digitalize both the state Citation and the state Accident report form.  (Sullivan Chamber)

6:00pm   School Committee meeting  (Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, CRLS, 459 Broadway)

6:30pm   Planning Board meeting  (2nd Floor Meeting Room, City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway)

General Business

1. Update from the Community Development Department

2. Adoption of Planning Board meeting transcripts

Public Hearings

6:30pm   PB-339 (continued from 10/16/2018)
541 Massachusetts Avenue – Special Permit application by Revolutionary Clinics II, Inc. to convert existing space into a Medical Marijuana Dispensary pursuant to Section 11.802.8 (Registered Marijuana Dispensary Use in the Business B District). (Materials)

7:00pm   PB-342 (continued from 11/13/2018)
200 Monsignor O’Brien Highway – Special Permit application by Ascend Mass, LLC to convert existing space into a Medical Marijuana Dispensary pursuant to Section 11.802.8 (Registered Marijuana Dispensary Use in the Business A District). (Materials)

7:30pm   PB-343
199 Pemberton Street – Special Permit application by Rosi and Brian Amador to construct two attached dwelling units greater than 75 feet from the front lot line and to the rear of an existing single-family residence pursuant to Section Sections 5.53 (more than one structure on a lot in a Residence B district) and 6.43.3 (c) (more than one curb cut on a lot less than 100 feet wide). The existing single-family structure will remain on the lot. (Materials)

8:00pm   PB-66
CambridgeSide – Major Amendment to Planned Unit Development (PUD) Special Permit by CambridgeSide Galleria Associates Trust to modify the previously approved Final Development Plan to re-tenant some or all of the approximately 140,000 square feet of third floor retail space in the core mall building to general office use with no external changes to the building footprint pursuant to Section 12.37 (Amendments to the Planned Unit Development Special Permit) and Section 19.20 (Project Review Special Permit). (Materials)

General Business items may be taken out of the order in which they appear on the agenda above. Times for General Business items are approximate. Public comments are taken only during a Public Hearing. During the discussion and deliberation on General Business items, the Planning Board does not solicit public comment. The City of Cambridge will provide reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities upon request. Please make requests for alternative formats at least two weeks in advance by contacting the Planning Board staff listed below. For further information concerning this agenda, please contact Liza Paden, Planning Board staff, at 617-349-4647, lpaden@cambridgema.gov. Applications and Petitions are online at www.cambridgema.gov/cdd. Full zoning petition texts available online at: www.cambridgema.gov/cdd/zoninganddevelopment/zoning/amendments.

Wed, Dec 19

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

5:30pm   Cambridge Redevelopment Authority Board Meeting  (Police Station, 125 Sixth St., First Floor Community Room)

[Meeting Agenda and supporting materials]

Thurs, Dec 20

10:00am   Pole & Conduit Commission meeting  (Lombardi Building, 831 Mass. Ave, Basement Conference Room)


Mon, Jan 7

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Tues, Jan 8

5:00pm  The City Council's Neighborhood and Long-Term Planning, Public Facilities, Arts and Celebrations Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss the Port Infrastructure Project and ways to mitigate the impacts of this important project on the neighborhood, including the basketball court at Clement Morgan Park, and any other related matter.  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, Jan 9

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

5:30pm   The City Council's Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss the proposed amendment to the Municipal Code in Chapter 8.66 entitled “Tree Protection” to amend section 8.66.40 entitled “Applicability” and by adding a new section 8.66.050 entitled “Procedure for other projects”.  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Jan 14

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Jan 28

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, Feb 4

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Feb 11

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, Feb 13

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

Mon, Feb 25

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, Mar 4

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Mar 11

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, Mar 13

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

Mon, Mar 18

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Mar 25

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, Apr 1

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Apr 8

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, Apr 10

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

Mon, Apr 22

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Apr 29

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Wed, May 1

9:00am   City Council's Finance Committee hearing to discuss proposed FY20 City Budget  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, May 6

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Tues, May 7

9:00am   City Council's Finance Committee hearing to discuss proposed FY20 School Department Budget  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, May 8

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

6:00pm   City Council's Finance Committee hearing to discuss proposed FY20 City Budget  (Sullivan Chamber)

Thurs, May 9

9:00am   City Council's Finance Committee hearing to discuss proposed FY20 City Budget - if necessary  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, May 20

5:30pm   City Council meeting - Budget Adoption  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, June 3

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, June 10

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, June 12

8:00-9:30am   Recycling Advisory Committee (RAC) Meeting  (Sullivan Chamber, City Hall)

Mon, June 17

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, June 24

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


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