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City Council Committee on Government Operations Hearing on Docket #1487

A hearing regarding the ordinance regulating acoustic live entertainment in Boston. The chair of the Committee is Councilor Michael Flaherty. The sponsor of the matter is Councilor Michelle Wu.
The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #1487

    An Ordinance Amending City of Boston Code Chapter 17-19 Regulating Acoustic Live Entertainment.

    This matter was sponsored by Councilor Michelle Wu, and referred to the Committee on November 29, 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 #1487, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston, MA  02201

    Fax Number:  (617) 635-4203 Attn: Michelle A. Goldberg, Docket #1487


    Staff  Staff Telephone617-635-4645

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