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City Council Committee on Government Accountability, Transparency, and Accessibility Hearing on Docket #1538

A hearing to discuss and evaluate the Boston Planning and Development Agency's (BPDA) community engagement process with regard to various neighborhood planning initiatives across the City.

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #1538

    Order for a hearing to evaluate the community engagement efforts of the various neighborhood planning initiatives across the City.

    This matter was sponsored by Councilors Julia Mejia and Tania Fernandes Anderson and was referred to the Committee on September 27, 2023.

    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 in person or virtually. 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 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.

    Staff Contact: Meghan Kavanagh

    Mail Address:  Docket #1538 City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201


    Staff Email:  Staff Telephone617-635-0742

    Broadcast Live on Xfinity 8/RCN 82/ Fios 964 and streamed at:

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