Central Square Advisory Committee
The Central 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 Central Square Overlay District. The Committee meets as needed, on an irregular basis.
To learn the location of the Central Square Overlay District go to the Zoning Overlay District Map.
Seeking New Members
The City of Cambridge is currently seeking letters of interest from Cambridgeport, Riverside, Area IV, Mid-Cambridge residents and the Central Square business community who would like to serve on the Central Square Advisory Committee.
Zoning: Undertake all Large Project Reviews as required by the Cambridge Zoning Ordinance and receives all applications for variances and special permits for activities within the Central Square Overlay District for review and comment.
Non-Zoning: Monitor the progress of the non-zoning recommendations of the K2C2 study.
The Committee will meet every two months. Additional meetings will be scheduled as required based on project review needs.
Participation in previous Central Square planning activities and understanding of development and design issues are desirable. Final selection of Advisory Committee members will be made by City Manager Richard Rossi.
How to Apply
To apply, please send a letter by Friday, December 20, 2013, describing your interest in the Central Square Advisory Committee and any experience you have working on similar issues to:
Cambridge Community Development Department,
344 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139
Advisory Committee Members
- Carl Barron
- Robert Freed
- Wendy Landman
- Gus Rancatore
- Robert Winters
Advisory Committee Meeting Dates, Agendas and Meeting Minutes
Central Square Advisory Committee meetings are listed on the Citywide Calendar of Events.
Central Square Documents and Information
For More Information
For more information about the Central Square Advisory Committee, please contact Elaine Thorne at 617/349-4648 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.