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City Council Committee on Housing and Community Development hearing on Docket #1291

City Council hearing to discuss updates on the implementation of the Short Term Rental Ordinance. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Lydia Edwards. The Sponsors are Councilor Ed Flynn, Lydia Edwards, and Michelle Wu.

The public can offer testimony.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #1291

    Order for a hearing to discuss updates on the implementation of the Short Term Rental Ordinance

    This matter was sponsored by Councilors Ed Flynn, Lydia Edwards, and Michelle Wu, and referred to the Committee on September 9, 2019.

    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 #1291, City Council, City Hall, 5th Floor, Boston MA 02201

    Fax Number:  617-635-4203 Attn: Cora Montrond, Docket #1291


    Staff Email: Staff Telephone617-635-4562

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