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City Council Committee on Government Operations Working Session on Docket #0187

A working session regarding a home rule petition authorizing the City of Boston to establish an investor and commercial properties transfer fee. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Flaherty. The sponsors of the docket are Councilors Edwards and Janey.

Discussion Topics

  1. Docket #0187

    Petition for a special law re: An Act Authorizing the City of Boston to Establish an Investor and Commercial Properties Transfer Fee.

    This matter was sponsored by Councilors Lydia Edwards and Kim Janey, and referred to the Committee on January 16, 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.

    Members of the public are cordially invited to attend, but there will be no public comment period.  Committee members, administration officials and other interested parties may be invited for discussion.  If you know of others who may be interested in this working session, kindly notify them.