Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Council, Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020 at 7:00 p.m.

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


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1. Introduction of members.

2. Review/approve minutes from the Nov. 24, 2020 JPNC meeting.

3. Announcements.

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

4. A presentation by KG Collective, LLC on their proposal to open an adult-use cannabis retail business at 1589 Columbus Avenue.

5. “Good Cause Shown” Removal

6. Committee reports/recommendations:

  • 6.1      Housing & Development Committee: Updates and recommendation from the committee on:  1). Net Zero Carbon Construction; 2).  VOTE on a letter of support for the change of affordability on Carolina-Call project; 3).  VOTE on a letter of support for an Article 80 Project at 3371 Washington Street that will be a 5-story building with 38 residential units for low- and extremely-low income seniors, plus 1 commercial/restaurant space.  
  • 6.2      Public Service Committee:  Update from the committee on streets needing repair, crosswalks and bike lanes needing painting, as well as continued discussion on how to reform the police.
  • 6.3. Zoning Committee:  Report on the recommendations of the committee for the proposals of:  1): 15 Nira Avenue, a gut renovation of an existing single-family residence; 2). 8 Robeson Street, a renovation to add a third unit to an existing two-family residence, add dormers and extend living space into basement; building to be sprinklered at all levels; 3). 97 and 99 Williams Street to construct a new 6-unit residential building on vacant lot (99 Williams Street) combined with portion of neighboring lot; existing 3-family residence on subdivided neighboring lot (97 Williams Street) to be maintained; 4). 49A Walk Hill Street, to construct a three-unit dwelling with three off-street parking spaces per plans. 
  • 6.4. Outreach/Election Committee:  Report on planning for the next Election on 4/24/21 with Nomination Packets to be released 2/26/20.  Exploring ways to maintain everyone’s safety in light of pandemic.

7. New Business

8. Adjournment

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