Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings, April 2021

The JPNC continues to conduct virtual meetings, which are open to the public and accessible either from a computer or telephone.  We want to ensure that our neighbors have an opportunity to respond to all upcoming issues and will accept comments by email up until the JPNC Meeting on April 27, 2021.  Our email address is info.jpnc@gmail.com

Public Service Committee:  Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  On the agenda is a request by Anglo Hospitality, Inc., doing business as “The Haven” at 284 Amory Street in Jamaica Plain for a Common Victualler 7-Day All Alcoholic Beverages License and an Entertainment License for Instrumental/Vocal Music for up to 7 Performers and Disc Jockey/Karaoke all with a closing hour of 1:00 am, with Jason Waddleton as manager, plus a seasonal outdoor patio for 60 seats with an 11:00 pm closing time.  Also on the agenda will be discussion of a Good Community Business policy.

The link to access the meeting from a computer, please use the link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83984765029?pwd=eTlPUUFQRXU1b0NIM3JxYVJacXNrZz09

Meeting ID: 83984765029, Passcode: 522485 

Or by telephone, please call 929-205-6099 or 301-715-8592 and follow the prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 83984765029 and Passcode: 522485 

Zoning Committee:  Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 7:00 pm.   The agenda will include: 1). 203 Chestnut Avenue to add a third floor on top of existing second floor bump-out to create master bedroom; 2). 3815 Washington Street, The Croft School seeks to expand existing educational use on ground and first floor to second floor; 3). 12 and 14 Ennis Road to combine lots at 12 and 14 Ennis Road and build two unattached two-family dwellings with six (6) off-street parking spaces.

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87305131857?pwd=R2JoOThyeHNtcElLbVpldzZOQkJCQT09

Meeting ID: 873 0513 1857; Passcode: stonybrook.

Or by telephone, call 929-205-6099 or 301-715-8592 and follow the prompts to enter the Meeting ID 87305131857 and passcode; 9526707871#

Housing & Development Committee:

Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  On the agenda will be:  1). An informational presentation on the sale of the Blessed Sacrament Church presented by the Hyde Square Task Force; 2). Update on Arborway Yard; 3). Shattuck Campus draft Project Proposal – Discussion for purpose of commenting on draft proposal

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84417735941?pwd=TFFTUkZ0Z3FDVFVKM0J5K1VZV1AwUT09

Meeting ID:  844 1773 5941, Passcode:  535716

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Zoning Committee: Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  The agenda for the meeting will include: 1). 8 Alveston Street to demolish existing garage and build new attached garage per plans; 2). 93-95 Hyde Park Avenue to change occupancy to permit tenant fit-out and use as veterinary office and veterinary medical clinic; 3). 1589 Columbus Avenue to change occupancy from dry cleaner to adult use cannabis retailer.  Interior alterations and exterior renovations, with building to remain the same size on the same footprint. 

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86896197203?pwd=ZlMrckhyVmkxdTN1eXRUbW1hZml1QT09

Meeting ID: 868 9619 7203, Passcode: stonybrook

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Executive Committee:  Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm. 

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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87110285750?pwd=bmo1bDFFU3Q4T1FuV1BESDI1S1lrUT09

Meeting ID: 871 1028 5750, Passcode: 896350

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Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council:  Tuesday, April 27, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  The agenda will include: 1). First announcement of an opening on the Council in Area B; 2). an informational update from the Faulkner Hospital on proposed changes; 3). updates and recommendations from the Committees. 4). Discussion on upcoming election.

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85967239298?pwd=YUg5WXArQ2tiT09vUUlVaE95SVdWZz09

Meeting ID: 859 6723 9298 and Passcode: 653190

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Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council Tuesday, Mar. 23, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.


The Zoning Committee will meet on March 24 at the following Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89060923527?pwd=aU1Fc3YzMFpLb29OYnhsZEpOV3VXZz09

The JPNC continues to conduct virtual meetings, which are open to the public.  To access the meeting from a computer, use the link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85967239298?pwd=YUg5WXArQ2tiT09vUUlVaE95SVdWZz09

Meeting ID: 859 6723 9298 and Passcode: 653190

Or by telephone, call 312-626-6799 and follow the prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 859 6723 9298 and Passcode: 653190#


Agenda

1.   Introduction of members.

2.   Review/approve minutes from the 1/26/21 and 2/23/21.

3.   Announcements.

  • 3.1.  Second announcement of a vacancy on the council in Area B.

4.   A discussion with Kendra Hicks, District 6 Candidate for City Council

5.   Committee reports/recommendations:

  • 5.1.  Housing & Development Committee: Updates from the committee on: 1). Net Zero Carbon Construction; 2).  The information provided by the Friends of Blessed Sacrament Church on the sale of the Church.  Also a request to VOTE on the recommendations of the committee outlined in an Article 80 letter for 3390 Washington St. (BMS Paper).
  • 5.2.  Public Service Committee: Updates from the committee and a request to VOTE to support the request by Castillo Egleston Liquors, LLC, doing business as “Egleston Liquors”, at 3086 Washington Street for a change of description of the premises of its retail package store all alcoholic beverages license to add an addition in the rear for storage for up to 500 square feet.
  • 5.3.  Zoning Committee: Report on the recommendations of the committee regarding 16 Malcolm Road, a petition to remove an existing three-season porch to allow year-round use, construct a new bathroom in basement, relocate laundry facilities, construct new deck and patio per plans; 

6.   Old Business

  • 6.1 Accepting nominations to fill vacancy
  • 6.2 Discussion of Conflict of interest

7.  New Business

8. Adjournment

Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings, March 2021

The JPNC continues to hold virtual meetings, which are open to the public and accessible either from a computer or telephone.  We want to ensure that our neighbors have an opportunity to respond to all upcoming issues and will accept comments by email up until the JPNC Meeting on March 23, 2021.  Our email address is info.jpnc@gmail.com

Public Service Committee:  Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  On the agenda will be:  1). A request by Egleston Liquors, Inc., doing business as “Egleston Liquors”, at 3086 Washington Street for a transfer of its retail package store all alcoholic beverages license to Castillo Egleston Liquors, LLC, doing business as “Egleston Liquors,” at the same location, with a closing hour of 11:00 pm and Carlos Castillo as manager, and also an addition in the rear for storage of up to 500 square feet; 2).  An examination of the Committee’s initiatives for this year and a restaurant good neighbor policy.

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88075446782?pwd=V2RWVHlOa0ZxSGFsN2xFM09aakxaUT09

Meeting ID: 880 7544 6782; Passcode: 627911

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Zoning Committee:  Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 7:00 pm.   The agenda will include: 1). 16 Malcolm Road,a petition to remove an existing three-season porch to allow year-round use, construct a new bathroom in basement, relocate laundry facilities, construct new deck and patio per plans; 2). A Committee discussion regarding changing the instructions to applicants who are now required to physically post meeting notices on the property and to provide photographic proof of posting; 3). A continuation of the Committee’s discussion regarding a contemplated change to the JPNC Bylaws that would limit the ability of members of JP neighborhood associations to vote/deliberate in JPNC and Committee matters where they previously voted/deliberated on the same matter at the neighborhood-association level.

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85276665231?pwd=Y2RQYnNRL1h1QXNERS9qSll2WVVnQT09

Meeting ID: 852 7666 5231; Passcode: stonybrook.

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Housing & Development Committee: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  On the agenda will be:  1). An update from the Subcommittee on Net Zero Carbon; 2) An informational presentation on the Blessed Sacrament Church presented by the Friends of Blessed Sacrament Church and the Hyde Square Task Force; 3).  Committee will review the Article 80 project at 3390 Washington St. (BMS Paper).

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82170322632?pwd=c2xOZ0pUb0pZQk1BRW9LZmc2SVFGUT09

Meeting ID:  821 7032 2632, Passcode:  165850

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Executive Committee:  Thursday, March 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

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Meeting ID: 871 1028 5750, Passcode: 896350

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Zoning Committee (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN SCHEDULE):  Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 7:00 pm. The agenda for that meeting will include:  1). The post-Article 80 return of 632-638 Centre Street to construct an additional story (fourth floor) on existing building and change occupancy from 9 residential units with office and retail to 18 residential units and 4 commercial (retail and office) spaces); 2). 180-190 Hyde Park Avenue, an application by Awaken City Church to convert use of building from three commercial spaces to four spaces (180 Hyde Park Avenue to remain retail, 182 to be converted from retail to food service/café, 184 to be converted from retail to church with gatherings, legal services, and community outreach, and 188 to remain retail/salon).

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Meeting ID: 890 6092 3527, Passcode: stonybrook

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Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council:  Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm.  The agenda will include: 1). Second announcement of a vacancy on the Council in Area B; 2). A discussion with Kendra Hicks, District 6 Candidate for City Council; 3). Updates and recommendations from the Committees.

To access the meeting from a computer, use the link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85967239298?pwd=YUg5WXArQ2tiT09vUUlVaE95SVdWZz09

Meeting ID: 859 6723 9298 and Passcode: 653190

Or by telephone, call 929-205-6099 or 301-715-8592 and follow the prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 859 6723 9298 and Passcode: 653190#