June 2023

Waban Area Council



Isabelle Albeck, Dinah Bodkin, Bill Bracken, Rena Getz, Sallee Lipshutz, Drake McCabe,

Megan Meirav, Chris Pitts, Sumukh Tendulkar

Ex-Officio City Councilor: Bill Humphrey     

When:  Thursday, June, 8, 2023, 7:30 pm


Where:  Virtual Zoom Meeting


Meeting ID: 868 4752 0630

Passcode: 700015



Meeting Agenda


I.  Opening  (5’)

     A.  Confirmation of quorum

     B.  Issues from the Community


II.  Substantive Topics (20’)

     A.  Update on Waban Village Day - Sunday, May 21, 2023 

     B.  Update on Landmark considerations held at NHC Meeting -June 22, 2023

     C.  Discussion & Preparation for WAC Community Information Meeting - June 10, 2023  


III.  Zoning Updates (50’)

     A.  Village Center Rezoning

     B.  City of Newton’s compliance with the MBTA Communities Act

     C.  WAC Survey of Waban residents on Village Center Overlay Districts - Version 2 


IV.  Administrative Items (10’)

     A.  Discussion of WAC Video Recording & Meeting Minutes format

     B.  Review & approval of Meeting Minutes

     C.  Treasurer’s Report


V.  New Business (5’)




    Please note: Agenda order and discussion length is at the President’s discretion.

Meeting Date: 
Thursday, June 8, 2023 - 7:30pm