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Date:
October 26, 2021
Time:
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location:

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Select Board Meeting 10.26.21 at 5 PM via Zoom

Tuesday, October 26, 2021


 

 

 

SELECT BOARD CALENDAR

10/26/2021 | REMOTE MEETING

 

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  • Heather A. Hamilton – Chair
  • Raul Fernandez – Vice Chair
  • Bernard W. Greene
  • John VanScoyoc
  • Miriam Aschkenasy
  • Melvin A. Kleckner – Town Administrator

 

 

1.

 

OPEN SESSION

 

 

 

5:00 PM

Question of entering into Executive Session for the reasons listed in item 2 and 3.

 

2.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION - LITIGATION

 

 

 

 

For the purpose of discussing litigation strategy in the claim of 26 Holly Lane Hollyheath Court Condominium Trust against the Town.

 

3.

 

EXECUTIVE SESSION - EXECUTIVE SESSION MINUTES

 

 

 

 

Question of approving the Executive Session meeting minutes from:

October 12, 2021

October 25, 2021

 

4.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS/UPDATES

 

5:30 PM

Select Board to announce recent and/or upcoming Events of Community Interest.

 

5.

 

PUBLIC COMMENT

 

 

Public Comment period for citizens who requested to speak to the Board regarding Town issues not on the Calendar.

Up to fifteen minutes for public comment on matters not appearing on this Calendar shall be scheduled each meeting. Persons wishing to speak may sign up in advance beginning on the Friday preceding the meeting or may sign up in person at the meeting. Speakers will be taken up in the order they sign up. Advance registration is available by calling the Select Board’s office at 617-730-2202 or by e-mail at kmacgillivray@brooklinema.gov. The full Policy on Public Comment is available at http://www.brooklinema.gov/376/Meeting-Policies

 

 

 

6.

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

Approval of miscellaneous items, licenses, vouchers, and contracts.

 

 

6.A.

 

Question of approving the following meeting minutes:

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Tuesday, October 25, 2021

 

 

6.B.

 

Question of authorizing the Board Chair to sign the Local Action Units application to add four affordable units to the town's Subsidized Housing Inventory.

 

 

6.C.

 

Question of Approving and Authorizing the Town Administrator to execute a revised Memorandum of Agreement between the Town of Brookline, the Cities of Boston, Cambridge, Everett and Somerville and Lyft Bikes and Scooters related to the participation of the parties in the Bluebikes regional bike share program.

 

 

6.D.

 

Question of approving a Temporary Wine and Malt Beverages Non Sales License to The Larz Anderson Auto Museum to be held on Friday, October 29, 2021 for Annual Club Dinner 6:00PM – 11:00PM at 15 Newton Street. 100 people expected to attend.

 

7.

 

CALENDAR

 

 

Review and potential vote on Calendar Items

 

8.

 

CYPRESS STREET REALTY TRUST SETTLEMENT

 

 

 

 

Question of ratifying and approving the terms of the Settlement Agreement executed by the parties and the Mediator, J. Owen Todd, on September 29, 2021 in the lawsuit 107-111 Cypress Street Realty Trust v. Town of Brookline, Norfolk Superior Court Case No. 19-0361, and authorizing the Office of Town Counsel and Special Counsel John Leonard to take all steps necessary and proper to settle and dismiss the case.

 

9.

 

BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS - INTERVIEWS

 

 

 

 

The following candidates for appointment/reappointment to Boards and Commissions will appear for interview:

 

 

 

 

Commission on Disability

Elizabeth Schafer (withdrew application)

Shawn O'Neal

 

Housing Advisory Board

Shawn O'Neal

 

10.

 

SOOFA PRESENTATION

 

 

 

 

Review of the Pilot Program and Execution of General Services Renewal Agreement for Soofa Signs with Changing Environments, Inc. 213 Harvard St Suite 3l, Cambridge, MA.

 

11.

 

INFLAMMABLE LICENSE PUBLIC HEARING CONTINUED

 

 

 

7:00 PM

Question of approving the application for an Inflammables License at 20 Boylston Street, MA, for the keeping, storage and use of 24 automobiles.

 

12.

 

WARRANT ARTICLE PUBLIC HEARINGS

 

 

 

7:05 PM

Public Hearing, discussion and possible vote on the following Warrant Articles for the November 16, 2021 Fall Town Meeting (STM1):

 

Warrant Article 14 - EDAB Disclosure

Warrant Article 19 - Nuisance Control

Warrant Article 22 - Gun Store

Warrant Article 23 - Off Street Parking (Zoorob)

Warrant Article 24 - Off Street Parking (Planning)

Warrant Article 25 - EV Ready Parking

 

Special Town Meeting 2:

Warrant Article 1 - Budget

 

13.

 

WARRANT ARTICLES

 

 

 

 

Further review and possible vote on the following Warrant Articles for the November 16, 2021 Fall Town Meeting (STM 1):

Warrant Article 28 - Fur

Warrant Article 7 - Increase Marijuana Cap

Warrant Article 20 - Local Historic District Olmstead

 

The Town of Brookline does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission to, access to, or operation of its programs, services, or activities. The Town of Brookline does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices. This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Questions, complaints, or requests for additional information may be sent to Sarah Kaplan, Community Relations Specialist and ADA / Section 504 Coordinator. Persons with disabilities who need either auxiliary aids and services for effective communication, written materials in alternative formats, or reasonable modifications in policies and procedures in order to access programs and activities of the Town of Brookline are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the ADA Coordinator. This notice is available in alternative formats from the ADA Coordinator.

 

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