Cambridge Civic Calendar
as of Tuesday, January 27, 2015 6:30 PM

Official City of Cambridge Calendar

Hearing Schedule for City Council and its Committees

City Council Committees - scheduled meetings and links to committee reports

Official Index of Cambridge City Council meeting agendas

Current School Committee Calendar (with links to agendas)

Community Development Department Calendar (use City Category menu)

Send announcements, corrections, and suggestions to Calendar2015@rwinters.com.


Tues, Jan 27

5:30pm   The City Council's Civic Unity Committee will conduct a public hearing to receive an update from the City Manager's Office on the measures it has taken to increase diversity and fairness within the City's workforce since taking office. (Sullivan Chamber) - postponed, to be rescheduled

7:00pm   Planning Board meeting  (2nd floor meeting room, City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway) - postponed, to be rescheduled

General Business

1. Update by Brian Murphy, Assistant City Manager for Community Development.

2. Adoption of the Meeting Transcript(s)

3. Board of Zoning Appeal Cases – BZA#5832-2014 10 Canal Park, Sign variance for height and size of internal illumination.

Public Hearing

7:00pm   Normandy Realty Estate Partners and Twining Properties Petition to amend the Zoning Ordinance of the City of Cambridge by creating a new Section 20.900 (not 20.800 which has been already assigned) and amending the Zoning Map to create a new Overlay District Section 20.900 – Mass and Main Residential Mixed Income Subdistrict in the Central Square area of Massachusetts Avenue, Columbia and Douglas Streets and Bishop Allen Drive. (Not including the City parking lots).

General Business

4. Discussion of potential zoning changes to the Volpe Transportation lot located at 55 Broadway in Kendall Square.

5. PB#141, Cambridge Research Park, Broad Canal, South Plaza open space design revision approval

6. PB#292, 88 Ames Street, request to extend the time for the special permit final action.

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.

Wed, Jan 28

6:00pm-8:00pm   Getting to Net Zero Task Force meeting  (Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave., 1st Floor Ballroom) - postponed, to be rescheduled

Thurs, Jan 29

4:00-6:00pm   Affordable Housing Trust Meeting (Ackermann Room, City Hall)

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway) - rescheduled from Monday


Mon, Feb 2

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)

Wed, Feb 4

5:30-7:30pm   Transit Advisory Committee meeting  (Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave.)

5:30pm   Cambridge Election Commission meeting.  (1st Floor Meeting Room, 51 Inman St.)

I. MINUTES

II. REPORTS

1. Assistant Director's Report

2. Commissioners' Reports

III. PUBLIC COMMENT

IV. ACTION AGENDA

Unfinished Business

1. 2015 Annual Census

New Business

---

Thurs, Feb 5

4:30pm   The City Council's Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing to continue discussions on the zoning petition filed by Whitehead Institute to amend the Zoning Ordinance, Sections 14.32.1 and 14.32.2 to provide for an increment of 60,000 square feet of GFA to be allowed by special permit in a portion of the MXD District, in Section 14.70 by retitling "Special Provisions Applicable Within the Ames Street District" and by adding a new Section 14.72 "Special Provisions Applicable Outside the Ames Street District. (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Feb 9

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)

Wed, Feb 11

5:30pm   The City Council's Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing to discuss a proposed amendment to the Municipal Code entitled Plastic Bag Reduction together with proposed amendments and regulations for Checkout Bags. (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Feb 23

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway)

Wed, Feb 25

5:30pm   Cambridge Redevelopment Authority Annual Meeting  (Cambridge Police Dept., 1st Floor Community Room, 125 Sixth St.)

Thurs, Feb 26

3:00pm   Cambridge Biosafety Committee meeting. (Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room)

5:30pm   The City Council's Ordinance Committee will conduct a public hearing to continue the discussion on a petition from Normandy/Twining to amend Article 20.000 of the Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Map of the City of Cambridge by adding a new Section 20.800 entitled Mass and Main Residential Mixed Income Subdistrict within the Central Square Overlay District. (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, Mar 2

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Mar 9

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Mar 16

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Wed, Mar 18

5:30pm   Cambridge Redevelopment Authority Board Meeting  (Cambridge Police Dept., 1st Floor Community Room, 125 Sixth St.)

Thurs, Mar 19

3:00pm   Cambridge Biosafety Committee meeting. (Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room)

Mon, Mar 23

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Mar 30

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, Apr 6

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, Apr 13

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Thurs, Apr 16

3:00pm   Cambridge Biosafety Committee meeting. (Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room)

Mon, Apr 27

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Mon, May 4

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, May 11

4:00pm   2015 Scholarship Award Ceremony (Sullivan Chamber)

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, May 18

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Thurs, May 21

3:00pm   Cambridge Biosafety Committee meeting. (Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room)


Mon, June 1

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, June 8

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, June 15

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Thurs, June 18

3:00pm   Cambridge Biosafety Committee meeting. (Windsor Community Health Center, 119 Windsor Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room)

Mon, June 22

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)

Mon, June 29

5:30pm   City Council meeting  (Sullivan Chamber)


Return to CCJ website: www.rwinters.com

If you just want to go for a walk and skip the civics:
AMC Local Walks
- http://amcboston.org/walks