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City Council Committee on Planning and Development Hearing on Dockets #0416 and #0417

A hearing to declare surplus certain City-owned former Public Works Department parcels, and transfer the care, custody, management, and control of said properties to the Public Facilities Commission. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Bill Linehan. The Sponsor of the matters is Mayor Martin J. Walsh.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #0416

    Message and order to declare surplus the City-owned former Public Works Department parcel located at the northeasterly corner of Ritchie Street and Columbus, in the Roxbury District (Ward 11, Parcel 00867010), and transfer the care, custody, management and control of said property to the Public Facilities Commission; and

  2. Docket #0417

    Message and order to declare surplus the City-owned former Public Works Department parcel located at Willow Court, in the Dorchester District (Ward 07, Parcel 03510000), and to transfer the care, custody, management and control of said property to the Public Facilities Commission.

    This matter was sponsored by Mayor Martin J. Walsh, and referred to the Committee on March 15, 2017.

    NOTICE:  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 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:  Dockets #0416 and #0417, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA  02201

    Fax Number:  (617) 635-4203 Attn: Juan Lopez, Dockets #0416 and #0417

    Committee Emailccc.plandev@boston.gov

    Staff Emailjuan.lopez@boston.gov   Staff Telephone:  (617) 635-3041

    Broadcast Live on Comcast 8/RCN 82/Verizon 1964 and streamed on: boston.gov/city-council-tv