City Hall Annex
2nd Floor Conference Room
Cambridge, MA 02139
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.
Second floor meeting room, City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway
Update, Brian Murphy, Assistant City Manager for Community Development
Board of Zoning Appeal Cases
Adoption of the Meeting Transcript(s)
PB#287, 1868 Massachusetts Avenue, Special Permit to construct 27 residential units with ground floor retail. This application will be withdrawn and a Development Consultation has been scheduled for Monday, January 6, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at 344 Broadway, 4th floor.
7:00 p.m. PB#288, 40 Thorndike Street, Special Permit to convert the existing nonconforming Courthouse structure to a mixed use office building containing ground floor retail uses, 24 dwelling units, and below grade parking. Special permits are being sought pursuant to Section 19.20 Project Review, Section 8.22.2.a. Alteration of a Nonconforming Structure, Section 5.28.2 (et seq.), Conversion of a Non-Residential Structure to Residential Use, and Section 10.40 General Special Permit Requirements. Applicant is LMP GP Holdings, c/o Leggat McCall Properties, LLC.
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