Cambridge Historical Commission Meeting



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Notice is hereby given that a public meeting will be held on Thursday, March 4, 2021, at 6:00PM to consider the following matters under M.G.L. Ch. 40C and Ch. 2.78 of the Code of the City of Cambridge:

PLEASE NOTE: Due to statewide emergency actions limiting the size of public gatherings in response to COVID-19, this meeting will be held online with remote participation and will be closed to in-person attendance. The public may participate online via the Zoom webinar platform ( from a phone, tablet, or computer. To join the meeting, use this registration link before or during the meeting: or call (301)715-8592. Webinar ID#: 873 5040 0263. Check your email junk folder if you do not receive a confirmation in your inbox. All case materials are available on the Project Plans and Staff Reports page of the CHC’s website ( Written comment is welcome up to 24 hours before the meeting and may be sent to The public will have the opportunity to ask questions and make public comment during the meeting. If you have questions, please contact us at or call (617)349-4683.


1.       Public Hearing: Landmark Designation Proceedings

Case L-135: Lechmere Canal Park. Consider a petition of registered voters requesting initiation of a landmark study.

2.       Public Hearings: Alterations to Designated Properties

Case 4485: 158 Thorndike St., by Samuel Murphy. Raise the roof, alter the windows and doors, construct a rear addition.

Case 4486: 152 Charles St., by 152 Charles LLC. Renovate the existing house. Demolish the garages and construct a new dwelling unit.

Case 4487: 33 Gore St., by 33 Gore LLC. Raise the roof and construct a 1.5-story addition. Enlarge the ell. Written request to continue hearing received from owner.

3.       Public Hearing: Demolition Review

Case D-1563 (continued): 25 Jackson St., by 25 Jackson Street LLC c/o DND Homes LLC. Demolish house (1874); review revised replacement proposal.

4.       Preservation Grants

PG 21-5: 430 Windsor St., by 424 & 430 Windsor St. Condominium Trust. $28,000 for foundation repair.

IPG 21-6: 99 Prospect Street, by Christ the King Presbyterian Church. $50,000 for masonry restoration and roof repairs

5.       Preservation Award Nominations

6.       Minutes

7.       Director’s Report

8.       New Business

Meeting notices may be viewed on the CHC web site here. Project plans and staff reports can be viewed online here.

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