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City Council Committee On Government Operations Working Session On Docket #0257

A working session to discuss an Ordinance creating the City of Boston Planning Department.

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  1. Docket #0257

    Message and order for your approval an Ordinance creating the Planning Department in the City of Boston.

    This matter was sponsored by the Administration and referred to the Committee on January 31, 2024.

    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 working session are participating and deliberating only in conjunction with the business of the standing committee.

    Attendance: In accordance with Chapter 107 of the Acts of 2021 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 City Council will be conducting this working session remotely. This enables the City Council to carry out its responsibilities while ensuring public access to its deliberations through adequate, alternative means. 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. 

    Please contact the staff email below for a link to view the working session.

    Staff Contact: Meghan Kavanagh

    Mail Address:  Docket #0257 City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201


    Staff | Staff Telephone617-635-0742

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