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Last updated: 02/09/2017 - 9:26am

City Council Committee on Environment and Sustainability hearing on Docket #0248

Reason for cancellation: Due to the weather, the committee has canceled this hearing.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #0248

    Message and order authorizing the City of  Boston Environment Department to accept and expend a grant of Eight Hundred Thirty-Five Thousand Dollars ($835,000) from the Barr Foundation, the grant would fund a set of community level resilience strategies recommended by the Green Ribbon Commission to address climate risk. 

    This matter was sponsored by the Mayor,  and referred to the Committee on February 1, 2017.

    NOTICE:  The Boston City Council may have a quorum in attendance due to standing committees of the City Council consisting of both voting and non-voting members.  However, members attending this duly posted meeting are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Public Testimony

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend and testify.  If you have not testified at a Council hearing before, please arrive five (5) minutes before the call of the hearing to sign up and become familiar with the hearing format, testimony locations and sound system.  Please bring fifteen (15) copies of any written documentation you wish to present at the hearing.

    Written comments may be made part of the record and available to all Councilors by sending them by email, fax or mail to arrive before the hearing, please use the information below.

    Mail Address: Docket #0248, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201

    Fax Number: 617-635-4203 Attn: Cora Montrond, Docket #0248

    Committee Email:

    Staff Email:  Staff Telephone:  617 635-4562

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