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Boston Landmarks Commission Hearing 3/27/2018

The commission will hold its monthly public design review hearing on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Design Review - 4:30 p.m.

    18.606.42        Franklin Park (William Devine Golf Course)
    Applicant: Allison Perlman, Boston Parks and Recreation Department
    Proposed work: Installation of a cart boardwalk and landscape alterations at the William Devine Golf Course
    (Continued from previous hearing)

    18.924.116      Board of Trade Building (Tiki Rock)
    Applicant: Lauren Cronin, Viewpoint Sign and Awning
    Proposed work: Installation of Tiki Rock signage

    18.925.116      Board of Trade Building (Oisa)
    Applicant: Lauren Cronin, Viewpoint Sign and Awning
    Proposed work: Installation of Oisa signage

    18.997.(Various)         Downtown DAS Nodes
    Applicant: Ricardo M. Sousa, Esq.
    Proposed work: Installation of DAS Nodes Downtown

  2. Administrative Review/Approval

    ► Applicants whose projects are listed under this heading NEED NOT APPEAR at the hearing. Please see agenda for details. If you have any questions, please contact staff at 617-635-3850 or

    18.913.BV       40 Isabella Street #5E
    Applicant: Mathew Ackerman, Owner
    Proposed work: Replacement of two fifth-story windows

    18.995.175      Old State House
    Applicant: Matt Ottinger, The Bostonian Society
    Proposed work: Repair work to the entrance stairs

    18.998.4          Boston Common
    Applicant: Thomas Timmons, Boston Parks and Recreation Department
    Proposed work: Removal of underground storage tank

    18.999.4          Boston Common (Robert Gould Shaw Memorial)
    Applicant: Elizabeth Vizza, Friends of the Public Garden
    Proposed work: Structural stabilization and restoration of the Robert Gould Shaw Memorial

    18.1000.224    City Hall
    Applicant: Brian Melia
    Proposed work: Repointing of brick wall and replacement of broken bricks; installation of EPDM roof and skylight replacement

  3. Business Hearing - 6:00 PM

    1. Discussion and Vote on Design Review Applications

    2. Review and ratification of 02/27/2018 hearing minutes.

    3. Vote on BLC 2018 Work Plan

    4. Vote to nullify NR Rating and Acceptance for further study of petition #260.17 to designate 144-146 Maverick Street, East Boston, MA as a Boston Landmark, in response to an Open Meeting Law violation complaint from Richard Lynds, representing Linear Realty

    5. Demolition Delay Hearing: 609 E. Fourth Street
    Application #18.852D2308
    Applicant: Martin Keogh, Gate of Heaven Parish
    Re: Review of proposed demolition of a parochial school building at 609 E. Fourth Street in South Boston, MA 02127

    6. Demolition Delay Hearing: 1120, 1126, 1130R/1132 Washington
    Application #18.329D2255
    Applicant: John Sambucci, City Point Center, LLC
    Re: Review of proposed demolition of three structures at 1120, 1126 and 1130R/1132 Washington Street in Dorchester, MA 02124

    7. Demolition Delay Hearing: 75-75A G Street
    Application #18.565D2279
    Applicant: Douglas J. Stefanov
    Re: Review of proposed demolition of commercial structure and carriage house at 75-75A G Street, South Boston, MA 02127

    8.  Updates

  4. Projected Adjournment - 9:00 PM
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