August 2020

Waban Area Council
Agenda

Thursday, August 20, 2020. 7:00 – 9:00 pm
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  1. Administrative business – Treasurer’s Report.
  2. Approval of WAC July minutes. (5’).
  3. Issues from the Community (5’)
  4. Update on FOTQ special meeting 8-12-2920 & survey results (10’) CBP
  5. Zoning Reform Rena Getz & City Councilor Pam Wright

Update on proposed new code

Consideration of Waban community survey on proposed zoning code

General outreach strategy

  • Anouncements:
  1. VOTE in the September Primary - Tuesday, September 1st. For this election, Waban's polling location has shifted from the Waban Library to the Zervas School, 30 Beethoven Street, from 7am - 8pm. Amy Sangiolo's newsletter has much more Voter information (here). 
  2. If you are Newton Public School family, please complete your survey (here). Due today.
  3. As of this date (Friday August 14th) Crystal Lake is safe for swimming. See test results here.

 

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Meeting Date: 
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 7:00pm

DRAFT

Waban Area Council

Meeting Minutes

Aug 20, 2020 7:00 pm

Held via Zoom

 

 

 

 

WAC Members :Sallee Lipshutz, Chris Pitts,  Isabelle Ahlbeck,   Rena Getz,   Tom Elkind, Ronald Marcus

 

Community: Pam Wright,  Peter Bruce,  Tarik Lucas

 

City Councillors:  Deb Crossley, Andrea Downs

 

Update on Changes to Zoning Ordinance:  Presentation by Rena Getz available on WAC website.

 

WAC members in attendance informally agreed to create a subcommittee which will create a questionnaire to determine which zoning changes are favored by Waban residents.

 

Treasurer’s Report (WAC bank account has $902.50) Approved.  

 

July Minutes Approved.

 

Meeting adjourned 9:00

 

Respectfully submitted by Dinah Bodkin, October 3, 2020