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Cambridge Historical Commission Meeting



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Sarah Burks


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Notice is hereby given that a public meeting will be held on Thursday, December 7, 2023, at 6:00 PM to consider the following matters under M.G.L. Ch. 40C and Ch. 2.78 of the Code of the City of Cambridge:

This meeting will be held online with remote participation. The public may participate via Zoom webinar (https://zoom.us/) from a phone, tablet, or computer. To join the meeting, register here: https://tinyurl.com/CHCdec7-2023 or call (301)715-8592. Webinar ID#: 820 6183 1187. Confirm meeting details or view meeting materials online at https://tinyurl.com/CHistComm. Written comment is welcome up to 24 hours before the meeting and may be sent to histcomm@cambridgema.gov.

  • Case 4930 (revised): 1627 Massachusetts Ave., by HRI 1627 Mass Ave LLC c/o Homeowners Rehab, Inc. Review revised design for the renovation of the existing building, demolition of the ell and construction of an attached residential addition. Confirm approval of certificate of appropriateness.
  • Case 5045: 1 Brattle Sq. by BCSP 9 OBS Property LLC. Alter the exterior retail facade including changes to the masonry knee wall for doors and windows and construction of a ramp.
  • Case D-1670: 38-40 and 48 Banks St., by Lubavitch of Cambridge, Inc. Partial demolition of 38-40 Banks St. and relocation and partial demolition of 48 Banks St.
  • Minutes
  • Director's Report

The City of Cambridge does not discriminate on the basis of disability. The City may provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternative formats, and reasonable modifications in policies and procedures to qualified individuals with disabilities.
For information contact Sarah Burks by calling: 617/349-4683 or 617/349-6112 (TTY).

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