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Conservation Commission Public Hearing

Read the agenda for the conservation commission's public hearing being held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016.

In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L. Chapter 131, Section 40, the Boston Conservation Commission will hold a public hearing in Boston City Hall, Room 801 on December 7, 2016 to review the following projects to determine what conditions, if any, the Commission will impose in order to protect the interests of the public and private water supply, ground water, prevention of pollution, flood control, prevention of storm damage, protection of fisheries and land containing shellfish, and protection of wildlife habitat.

(Sign Language interpreters are available upon prior request.  The Commission will hold a public meeting immediately following the last hearing or as appropriate following any hearing.  Plans and filings with the Commission may be viewed at the Environment Department, Boston City Hall, Room 709, during regular business hours, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  For more information, call 617-635-4417.)

Discussion Topics

  1. 6 p.m.

    Notice of Intent from Massachusetts Port Authority for the replacement of the Runway 4R light pier (LUO, coastal banks)

  2. 6:15 p.m.: Updates and General Business

    - Request for Determination of Applicability from the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department for Franklin Park Pathway Improvements (Riverfront Area, Buffer to Inland Bank)

    - Request for an Extension of the OOC for DEP File #006-1370 Sterling Suffolk Racecourse, LLC – Belle Isle Marsh Boardwalk

    - Request for Certificate of Compliance for DEP File No. 006-1467 from Ocean Consulting, LLC on behalf of Hangman Productions USA, Inc. for Boston Red Bull Flugtag Event, Hatch Shell on the Esplanade, Back Bay

    - Request for Certificate of Compliance for DEP File No. 006-1438 for work completed at 46 and 48 Birchwood Street, West Roxbury, MA

    - Discussion on response to enforcement orders issued to the Titanium Group, LLC for the alteration and filling of wetland resource areas at 1625 VFW Highway, West Roxbury (continued from August 17 2016)

    - Adopt 2017 Filing and Hearing Schedule

    - Meeting Minutes