Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council Meeting, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, 7:00 p.m.at Farnsworth House, 90 South Street


1. Introductions of members.

2. Review/approve minutes of the 7/23/19 Council Meeting.

3. Announcements:

  • 3.1. Third announcement of 2 vacancies on the Council in Area A (Hyde Square, Jackson Square).
  • 3.2. Third announcement of 1 vacancy on the Council in Area C (Woodbourne, Jamaica Hill, Moss Hill, Pondside).

4. Old Business:

  • 4.1. Update from Bylaws Committee.

5. Working and Ad Hoc Committee:

  • 5.1. Parks + Committee: Report and updates.
  • 5.2. Education Ad Hoc Committee: Report and updates.
  • 5.3. Zoning Committee: Report and recommendations.
  • 5.4. Public Service Committee: Report and updates.
  • 5.5. Housing & Development Committee: 1). A VOTE to send a letter of support regarding the proposal by Pine Street Inn and The Community Builders, Inc., to build a six-story, new construction, mixed-use building at 3368 Washington Street with an estimated 225 affordable residential units, (141 units designated for supportive housing for formerly homeless individuals and 85 units for families from a range of incomes. 2).  A VOTE to send a letter of support regarding the proposal by Urban Edge to build a new six-story, approximately 75,000 square foot mixed-use building at 1595 – 1599 Columbus Avenue that will include approximately 65 units of affordable rental apartments and 4,000 square feet of non-residential space on the ground floor.

6. New business.

7. Adjournment.

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