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Committee on Planning, Development, and Transportation Hearing on Dockets #1099 and #1100

To declare surplus parcels of land currently owned by the City of Boston, located at Harrison Avenue and at Washington Street in the Roxbury District, and to transfer the parcels to the Public Facilities Commission for the care, custody, management and control of said parcels.

The public can offer testimony.

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  1. Dockets #1099 and #1100

    Docket #1099 – Message and order for your approval an Order to declare surplus the parcel of land currently owned by the City of Boston, located at Harrison Avenue in the Roxbury District (Ward 08, Parcel 0242604), and to transfer the parcel to the Public Facilities Commission for the care, custody, management and control of said parcel.

    Docket #1100 – Message and order for your approval an Order to declare surplus two (2) parcels of land currently owned by the City of Boston, located at Washington Street in the Roxbury District (Ward 08, Parcel 02426020 and Ward 08, Parcel 0246010 respectively), and to transfer the parcels to the Public Facilities Commission for the care, custody, management and control of said parcels.

    These matters are sponsored by the Mayor and were referred to the Committee on Planning, Development and Transportation on September 14, 2022.  

    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.

    The public may also watch this hearing via live stream at boston.gov/city-council-tv. Members of the public wishing to testify virtually via videoconference should email the staff contact for a link and instructions to do so. Written comments may be sent to the Committee or staff email (below) and will be made a part of the record and available to all Councilors.

    Committee Liaison: Juan Lopez - juan.lopez@boston.gov

    Committee - ccc.plandev@boston.gov

    Mail Address: Boston City Council, One City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA 02201

    Fax Number: 617-635-4203 – Attn: Dockets #1099 and #1100

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