May 2017

Thursday, May 11th, 7:30pm, Waban Library Center

 

Zervas community/ construction team meeting 7Pm
WABAN AREA COUNCIL MEETING: 7:30PM (FIRM TIME)
I. APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF WAC APRIL 13 MEETING JC (2 min) 

II. APPROVAL OF MAY 11, 2017 WAC TREASURER’S REPORT RG (2 min)

III. BURNING ISSUES: Community comments for future agenda or immediate resolution. (5 min)

IV. UPDATES:
A.    St. Philip Neri at 1521 Beacon St. - SL
B.    Staples-Craft House at 1615 Beacon Street - P and S Agreement –RG & SL 
C.    WAC Waban Historic District Subcommittee Update RG
D.    New Build at 28 Waban Ave. – Beech Tree! - RG
E.    “Waban Common”(Island Across from Angier)Plan, WAC Sponsorship  & Fundraising- JR & SL
F.    WAC Visioning Community Survey – Results of test trial on 48 Subjects - CP
G.    Newton Serves Report for WAC - MRM
H.    WAC Business Economic Development – New Subcommittee - Discussion - All
I.     Election Showcases – Charter Commission, Mayor and City Council (Possibly during the Area Councils’ regularly scheduled meetings in October) - All

V. CHARTER REVIEW FINAL PROPOSAL – Re: City Council Composition 
WAC informational role (e.g., at Village Day) (5min) SL

VI. AREA COUNCIL ELECTION INFORMATION FOR NOVEMBER 7 (5min) SL

VII. WAC PARTICIPATION IN WABAN VILLAGE DAY- Sunday – May 21-2017 (All)

VIII. NEW BUSINESS: New items that may lawfully arise for discussion.

IX. ANNOUNCEMENTS: Looking Ahead: Waban Area Council’s JULY MEETING DATE CHANGE:
(In July, the meeting date will be changed to the 4th Thursday of the month, Thursday, July 27.
 N.B.: The June meeting will be held on the regularly scheduled date (see below). 

X. ADJOURN. Next regularly scheduled Waban Area Council Meeting: Thurs. June 8, 2017, 7:30pm, immediately following the Zervas Construction Team/Community Meeting at 7PM at Waban Lib. Ctr.
 

Next Two Waban Area Council Meeting Dates: June 8, 2017 and July 27, 2017
7:30pm at the Waban Library Center
   The location of this meeting is handicap accessible, and reasonable accommodations will be provided to persons requiring assistance. If you need a special accommodation, please contact the city of Newton’s ADA Coordinator, Jini Fairley, at least two business days in advance of the meeting:jfairley@newtonma.gov or (617) 796-1253. For Telecommunications Relay Service, please dial 711. 
Meeting Date: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 7:30pm