Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings, Aug. 2020

The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council is continuing to hold virtual meetings.  All meetings remain open to the public and are accessible either from a computer or telephone.  We want to ensure that our neighbors have an opportunity to respond to all upcoming issues and, therefore, comments will be accepted by email up until the JPNC Meeting on Aug. 25, 2020.  Our email address is info.jpnc@gmail.com

Public Service Committee:  Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  On the agenda will be:  1) a presentation on the finalized plans for the Columbus Avenue Bus lane project; 2). a continued discussion on how to reform the police.

The link to access the meeting is:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89604056284?pwd=a09Rd0ZKRGI0VzdCVzFEejVzSkw1dz09

Meeting ID: 89604056284; Passcode: 301588

Or by telephone:

Call 1-929-205-6099, and follow prompts to enter the meeting ID: 89604056284#, and Passcode: 301588#.

Zoning Committee: Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  There is one matter on the agenda 12 Everett Street, a proposal to construct a three-story multifamily residence with seven (7) residential units and basement-level parking on a 13,231 square foot vacant parcel.

The link to access the meeting is: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85261892082?pwd=dlB5dUhRRmlWcjFtZjBFdFI4eHFpQT09

Meeting ID: 852 6189 2082; Password: stonybrook.

Or by telephone:

Call 1-929-205-6099, and follow prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 85261892082# and Passcode: 5104417144#. 

Housing & Development Committee: Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  The agenda continues to be developed.

The link to access the meeting is: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88593966824?pwd=NzR3SC9KMFdWalpOSmlKaklSOFVyQT09

Meeting ID: 885 9396 6824; Passcode: 531170

Or by telephone:

Call 1-929-205-6099, and follow prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 88593966824# and Passcode:531170#. 

Zoning Committee: Wednesday, August 19 at 7:00 p.m.  The agenda for that meeting will include the return of 387-399 Centre Street, a proposal to convert an existing beauty salon into a body piercing studio.

The link to access the meeting is: 

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89721882004?pwd=ZGdUNDdPQ0c5WitGSUZOVFpiRDZ3UT09

Meeting ID: 89721882004, Passcode: stonybrook

Or by telephone:

Call 1-929-205-6099, and follow prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 89721882004# and Passcode: 7262665339#.

Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council:  Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.  The agenda will include updates and recommendations from the Committees.

The link to access the meeting is: 

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

Meeting ID: 85967239298; Passcode: 653190.

Or by telephone:

Call 1-929-205-6099, and follow prompts to enter the Meeting ID: 85967239298#, and Passcode: 653190#

Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 7:00 p.m

The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council continues to hold virtual meetings.  To access the meeting from a computer, please use the link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87398866344?pwd=YmU2b0hUU0ljWkFFMy95NWJVWmpjZz09

Meeting ID: 873 9886 6344; Passcode: 341351

Or by telephone:

301-715-8592, enter the Meeting ID: 873 9886 6344#, then another #, and the Passcode: 341351#

Agenda

1.     Introductions of members.

2.     Announcements

3.     A presentation by Apothca Inc., who is proposing to to open a recreational cannabis dispensary at 54 Hyde Park Avenue.

4.     A brief update from the JPNDC on their proposed project at 3371 Washington Street.

5.     Committee reports/recommendations:

  • 5.1.   Public Service:  There are two items needing a vote: 1).  VOTE to support the adoption by the Boston Police Department (BPD) of the eight policies in Eight Can’t Wait; 2). VOTE to support the adoption by the City of Boston of the two Municipal policies from the Massachusetts Elected Officials of Color 10 Point Plan.
  • 5.2.   Zoning Committee:  Report on the recommendations of the committee on:  1). 120 Minden Street, a change of occupancy from a three-family to four-family dwelling; existing condition – no work to be done; 2). 7A Eliot Street, the Footlight Club seeks accessibility upgrade with a new fire stair and Limited Use/Limited Application (LULA) elevator; 3). 98 Forbes Street, to confirm occupancy as a single-family residence and add a two-story (approximately 150 square foot) addition.
  • 5.3.   Housing and Development:  Report on the discussions: 1). to form a subcommittee to inform and advise the Committee and Council on sustainability practices in housing; 2).  Status of eviction/foreclosure moratorium; 3). Reflection on the issues raised by the Black Lives Matter protests.

6.     Upcoming JPNC Election.

7.     Adjournment.

Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council & Committee Meetings – July 2020

The Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council continues to hold virtual meetings.  All meetings are open to the public and can be access from a computer or telephone.  We want to ensure that our neighbors have an opportunity to respond to all upcoming issues and, therefore, comments will be accepted by email up until the JPNC Meeting on July 28, 2020.  Our email address is info.jpnc@gmail.com

Public Service:  Tuesday, July 7 at 7:00 p.m.  On the agenda will be the Arborway Parkway Improvements Project that is being started by the Department of Conservation and Recreation. Also on the agenda will be the beginning of a discussion on how to reform the police.

The link to access the meeting by computer :

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85435742835?pwd=VzZiZHRnYzhKNDBqTVo1RnFuUnBuUT09

Meeting ID: 854 3574 2835, Password: 223812 

By telephone: 1-312-626-6799, enter the Meeting ID: 85435742835# then another # and the Password: 223812#

Zoning Committee:  Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 p.m.   The agenda and links to the meeting will be announced.

Housing & Development Committee: Tuesday, July 21 at 7:00 p.m. The agenda and links to the meeting will be announced.

Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council:  Tuesday, July 28 at 7:00 p.m.  The agenda will include updates and recommendations from the Committees.

The link to access the meeting by computer:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87398866344?pwd=YmU2b0hUU0ljWkFFMy95NWJVWmpjZz09

Meeting ID: 873 9886 6344, Password: 341351

By telephone: 1-301-715-8592, enter the Meeting ID: 87398866344#, another # and the Password: 341351#