WABAN AREA COUNCIL AGENDA
Thurs., May 12, 2016, 7:30pm
Waban Library Center - www.wabanareacouncil.com
WABAN AREA COUNCIL MEETING: 7:30PM (FIRM TIME)
following 7PM Zervas community and construction team meeting
I. APPROVAL OF MAR. 10 AND APR. 14, 2016 MEETING MINUTES JC (4 min)
II. APPROVAL OF MAY 12, 2016 TREASURER’S REPORT RG (2 min)
III. BURNING ISSUES: Community comments for future agenda or immediate resolution. (5 min)
IV. MAY AND JUNE MEETING SCHEDULE:
Special additional WAC Meeting on May 26 at 7:45pm at the Waban Library Center to address concerns that were not able to be addressed at our April Zervas Street Design Meeting, raised by residents of streets nearby to Zervas.
June meeting: Possibly June 16 (instead of June 9) for next regularly scheduled WAC meeting.
V. WAC FUNDRAISING FOR ISLAND ACROSS FROM ANGIER AT VILLAGE DAY All (10 min)
WHO WILL ATTEND AND HELP???????
VI. APPOINTMENT OF CMTTE. TO CONSIDER ESTABLISHING WABAN HISTORIC DISTRICT.
VII. LETTER TO PLANNING DEPT. RE: STAPLES-CRAFT HOUSE AT 1615 BEACON ST. KW(45MIN)
VIII. POSSIBLE LETTER RE: PUBLIC PROCESS OF SITE APPROVAL FOR ZERVAS SL & RG(10min)
IX. UPDATES: (15min)
A. WAC and NHAC Visioning Efforts: Survey to Community, CP (5 min)
B. St. Philip Neri/1521 Beacon St.: Continuation of ZBA Public Hearing. KW (5 min)
C. Charter Commission: Straw votes taken. Area Council Statements in September. SL (5min)
X. NEW BUSINESS: New items that may lawfully arise for discussion.
Waban Village Day Sunday, May 22, 10am-2:30pm
Waban Area Council Special Meeting: Thurs., May 26, 7:45pm at Waban Library Center.
XII. ADJOURN Next Waban Area Council Special Meeting/Program: May 26, 2016, at
7:45PM, Waban Library Center. Next regularly scheduled Waban Area Council Meeting: Either June 9 or June 16 at 7:30pm, (immediately following the Zervas Construction Team/Community Meeting at 7PM.)
We encourage you to contribute to the Newton Food Pantry, housed in the basement of the Waban Library Center, by bringing non-perishable food items when you attend our monthly meetings! The Food Pantries especially need your donations year round!
The location of this meeting is handicap accessible, and reasonable accommodations will be provided to persons requiring assistance.
If you need a special accommodation, please contact the city of Newton’s ADA Coordinator, Jini Fairley, at least two business days
in advance of the meeting: email@example.com or (617) 796-1253. For Telecommunications Relay Service, please dial 711.