June 2024

June 13th Hybrid Meeting

We'd like to invite everyone to review the new city tree ordinance linked below to be well-prepared for our upcoming discussion. There has been some controversy surrounding it, and to provide accurate information, Marc Welch, Superintendent of Urban Forestry, along with City Councilor Julia Malakie will be joining us.


Bill Bracken, Sallee Lipshutz, Drake McCabe, Megan Meirav, Chris Pitts, Sumukh Tendulkar, Carol Todreas, Mark Freidman, Steve Gusenoff

Where:   Zoom & Waban Library Center


Meeting ID: 868 4752 0630

Passcode: 700015

I. Opening  (5’)
     A. Confirmation of quorum
     B. Issues from the Community

II. Discussion Items (50')
     A.Tree Ordinance Discussion (Link to Ordinance
           Marc Welch, Tree Warden and Director of Urban Forestry, Julia Malakie, City Councilor.
     B. City Response to Traffic Light Beacon and Chestnut – Steve
     C. Friends of Quinobequin Update - Sumukh
III. Administrative Items (5’)
      A. Review & approval of Meeting Minutes
      B. Treasurer’s Report

IV.  New Business (5’)

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

Next meeting will be in a hybrid format at the WLC - Thursday, July 11th, 7:30pm

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Meeting Date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 7:30pm