I. APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF FEBRUARY 12 MEETING JC (1 min)
II. APPROVAL OF MAR. 12, 2015 TREASURER’S REPORT RG (1 min)
III. BURNING ISSUES: Community comments for future agenda or immediate resolution (10 min)
A. Angier School/Beacon St/Collins Rd latest plans/changes: AD (5 min)
B. Zervas School – AD, RG, SL (5 min) – Including Mar. 5 NHAC meeting
C. Waban Future Vision 3rd Community Session- Rescheduled to March 19
D. Angier Construction Progress – BB (2 min)
E. Zoning Reform – Public Hearing tentative date: April 13 for Phase 1 Zoning Regulation Approval - RG (2 min)
F. St. Philip Neri – KW and SL (3 min)
G. Add-A-Lane March Update from MassDOT: SL (1 min)
A. Contacts at MassDOT: Joseph Graham (MassDOT Resident Engineer) and Trish Foley (MassDOT Legislative Liaison) E-mail: NWi95@dot.state.ma.us
B. Website for Add-A-Lane: (Citizens can also sign up for updates here): www.massdot.state.ma.us/highway/highlightedprojects/NeedhamWellesleyI95Addalane.aspx
C. Mitigation suggestions and discussion of docketed item to put Add-A-Lane on City Website (All – 10 min)
H. Council Boundaries Resolution -SL (5 min.) Feb. 25 mtg; Mar 5 NHAC approval
ACTION: WAC APPROVAL OF NHAC AND WAC AGREED BOUNDARIES
I. Street, Sidewalk, Parking Working Group: AD and MRM
Waban pre-paving community input on Annawan and Varick. AD & MRM (5 min)
Report on Beacon St. Parking Meeting and Safe School Site Meeting AD (5 min)
J. Friends of the Quinobequin – MRM (2 min)
V. COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE – CP, JC, MRM, SL (40 min)
ACTION: Logo - final determination on use by WAC.
ACTION: Approval of content and cost of proposed Waban Postcard.
VI. SILENT AUCTIONS WITH NHAC (SL and BB 5 min) First meeting on Monday, March 9
Participation by Councilors getting donations.
VII. DONATION IN MEMORIUM
VIII. NEW BUSINESS:
IX. ADJOURN: Next Waban Area Council Meeting: April 9, 2015, 7:30PM, Waban Lib. Ctr.
A. 3rd Waban Future Vision Session: Thurs., March 19, 7:30P.M., Waban Library Center
B. 11th Waban Village Day and WAC Silent Auction – May 17, 2015
We encourage you to contribute to the Newton Food Pantry, housed in the basement of the Waban Library Ctr., by bringing non-perishable food items when you attend our monthly meetings! Brutal winter weather brings more need for fragile families to choose between food or heat!
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 John Lojek, at least two days in advance of the meeting:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-796-1064. For Telecommunications Relay Service dial 711.