Harvard Square Advisory Committee
The Harvard Square Advisory Committee is appointed by the City Manager to undertake all large project reviews and to receive all applications for variances and special permits for activities within the Harvard Square Overlay District. The Committee meets as needed, on an irregular basis.
To learn the location of the Harvard Square Overlay District go to the Zoning Overlay Districts Map.
Harvard Square Advisory Committee Seeking New Members
The City of Cambridge is currently seeking letters of interest from Riverside, Neighborhood 10, Neighborhood Nine, Agassiz and Mid-Cambridge residents and the Harvard Square Business community who would like to serve on the Harvard Square Advisory Committee.
Advisory Committee Members
- Willis Bibbins
- Sheldon Cohen
- John DiGiovanni
- Gladys Gifford
- Frank Kramer
- Alexandria Offiong, Harvard
- Hugh Russell
- Mary Webb
Advisory Committee Meeting Dates, Agendas and Meeting Minutes
The Harvard Square Advisory Committee meets on an as-needed basis.
Harvard Square Advisory Committee meetings are also listed on the citywide Calendar of Events.
For More Information
For more information about the Harvard Square Advisory Committee, please call Liza Paden at 617/349-4647 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Harvard Square Documents and Information
Harvard Square Conservation District and Neighborhood Conservation Districts
The Harvard Square Conservation District is administered by the Cambridge Historic Commission.
Neighborhood conservations districts, or NCDs, recognize the particular design qualities of distinctive neighborhoods and encourage their protection and maintenance. NCDs located in or near the Harvard Square Overlay District include the Half Crown-Marsh Neighborhood Conservation District and the Mid-Cambridge Neighborhood Conservation District.
To contact the Cambridge Historical Commission, call 617/349-4683.