Cambridge Historical Commission Meeting



Get directions


Sarah Burks



Notice is hereby given that a public meeting will be held on Thursday, February 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#: 843 8563 5131. 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.

Public Hearings: Landmark Designation Proceedings

Case L-133: 137 Allston St., Saint Augustine’s African Orthodox Church. Consider staff report and make recommendation to City Council.

Public Hearings: Alterations to Designated Properties

Case 4472: 185 Charles St., by Vipul Chitalia. Construct rear addition.

Case 4473: 40 Willard St., by Cambridge Skating Club. Replace outdoor lighting fixtures.

Public Hearings: 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.

Case D-1568: 46-50 Jay St., by Janet Williams. Substantially demolish existing 3-family house (1887).

Susannah Tobin, Vice Chair
Cambridge Chronicle
, 1/21/2021, 1/28/2021

Cases may be taken out of order and approved at the beginning of the meeting. Persons who wish to have a hearing on a case should notify the Commission in advance or be present at the beginning of the meeting when the Consent Agenda will be discussed.

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

Page was posted on 1/24/2018 12:43 PM
Page was last modified on 1/21/2021 3:27 PM
Contact Us

How can we help?

Please provide as much detail below as possible so City staff can respond to your inquiry:

As a governmental entity, the Massachusetts Public Records Law applies to records made or received by the City. Any information received through use of this site is subject to the same provisions as information provided on paper.

Read our complete privacy statement

Service Requests

Enter a service request via Commonwealth Connect for things like missed trash pickups, potholes, etc.