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Public Facilities Commission meeting (DND)

The presenter is the Department of Neighborhood Development.

RE: COVID-19, Temporary Practices
In accordance with Governor Baker's March 12, 2020 Executive Order modifying certain requirements of the Open Meeting Law and relieving public bodies of certain requirements, including the requirement that public bodies conduct its meetings in a public place that is open and physically accessible to the public, the Public Facilities Commission (PFC) will be conducting its meetings virtually. This enables the PFC to conduct its usual business while adhering to public health recommendations and ensuring public access to its deliberations through adequate, alternative means.
You can watch these virtual meetings on Boston City TV at Xfinity channel 24, RCN channel 13, Fios channel 962, and live-streaming on our website.
These practices in effect since May 11, 2020 will remain in effect until further notice.  Updates to these practices will be posted as appropriate.

Discussion Topics

  1. VOTE 1: Anne Conway, Housing Development Officer, Neighborhood Housing Development Division
    Amendment to the vote of June 10, 2020 to extend the Tentative Designation and Intent to Sell period from 12 to 18 months to The Boston Partnership for Community Reinvestment, LLC: Vacant land located at 81 Bowdoin Avenue, 27 Mallon Road, 20, 24 and
    39-41 Mt. Bowdoin Terrace, 29 and 154 Rosseter Street, Dorchester.
    Time Extension
    1. TD – 06/10/20 through 06/10/21 = 12 months
    2. TD extension for an additional six (6) months 06/10/21 through 12/10/21 = 18 months
    TD total time is 18 months
    Ward: 14
    Parcel Numbers: 01165000, 01230000, 01285000, 01283000, 01250000, 01261000, and 01424000
    Square Feet: 39,504 (total)
    Future Use: New Construction – Housing
    Estimated Total Development Cost: $5,221,513
    Assessed Value Fiscal Year 2021:  $705,500 (total)
    Appraised Value February 2, 2020:  $1,570,000 (total)
    DND Program:  Neighborhood Housing
    RFP Issuance Date:  September 3, 2019
    That the vote of this Commission at its meeting of March 13, 2019, regarding the tentative designation and intent to sell the vacant land located at:
    81 Bowdoin Avenue, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01165000, Square Feet: 4,808
    27 Mallon Road, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01230000, Square Feet: 5,334
    20 Mt. Bowdoin Terrace, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01285000, Square Feet: 8,477
    24 Mt. Bowdoin Terrace, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01283000, Square Feet: 6,722
    39-41 Mt. Bowdoin Terrace, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01250000, Square Feet: 4,946
    29 Rosseter Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01261000, Square Feet: 4,897
    154 Rosseter Street, Ward: 14, Parcel: 01424000, Square Feet: 4,320
    in the Dorchester District of the City of Boston containing approximately 39,504 total square feet of land, to The Boston Partnership for Community Reinvestment, LLC, a Massachusetts limited liability company, with an address of 55 Bent Street, Cambridge, MA 02141;
    be, and hereby is amended as follows:
    By deleting the figure and word: “12 months” and substituting in place thereof the following figure and word: “18 months” wherever such may appear.
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