Meeting on Wed, Feb 19, 7 pm
Hi all -- looking forward to getting back together this Wednesday for our next beautification meeting! We've got a couple great guests and some exciting updates and plans for the coming months. We'll be meeting in the back room at Kelley Square Pub at 7 pm. Here's our agenda:
INTRODUCTIONS / new attendees
UPDATES & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Our requests passed along to Lydia Edward’s office for consideration in budgeting
100 & 104 Lexington petition / upcoming Feb 25 ZBA hearing
City Council meeting on Feb 25 re: reforming the ZBA
TreeEastie initiative (btw, follow “TreeEastie” on FB, Instagram, Twitter) – tree well count complete, Taste of Eastie presence, Parks Dept meeting, outlook for spring
Litter / dog poop situation out of control
Eversource substation – did anyone attend community meeting?
Debra Cave: EHCA website & developer information gathering, sharing
Nat Taylor & Magdalena Ayed: background on and future efforts for getting the waterfront behind Shaws designated a “problem property” and hopefully getting it cleaned up and put to better use
Lara Caralis: developer guidelines & preservation efforts
EHCA board meeting re: developer guidelines
January EHCA meeting vote
Proposed guidelines to submit to board
Single-family home tracking plan
Demolition tracking plan
PLEASE ATTEND EHCA MEETINGS & VOTE!!!
Early spring clean up?
Get someone from CPA to come speak to the group about types of projects most likely to get funding
Work with Speak for the Trees on a resident tree giveaway