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Cambridge Redevelopment Authority Regular Board Meeting



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Pursuant to the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law, M.G.L. c. 30A, §§ 18-25, notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Cambridge Redevelopment Authority (CRA).
In accordance with the Order, the CRA is holding the meeting virtually with provisions for public access and participation via the internet and phone as provided below:

Regular Board Meeting
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 5:30 PM

Participate virtually via Zoom: Click link: https://tinyurl.com/y3cgqyxm


Join via telephone at 1-646-558-8656
Webinar ID: 853 1959 4658
Password: 817318

MEETING AGENDA * (Link to Agenda PDF)
The following is a proposed agenda containing the items the Chair of the CRA reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the meeting:

Call Roll

Public Comment


1. Motion: To accept the minutes of the Regular Meeting of the Board on August 19, 2020 Communications

2. Written communications received since the publication of the September meeting notice:
     Reports, Motions, and Discussion Items

3. MXD Zoning Petition and KSURP Amendment (Levering)

  • Motion: To authorize the Chair and Executive Director to submit a petition to amendment Chapter 14 of the Cambridge Zoning Ordinance to the City Council for consideration in order to facilitate an alternative location for an electrical substation in Kendall Square.

  • Motion: To adopt the resolution approving the proposed eleventh amendment to the Kendall Square Urban Renewal Plan to conform with the proposed zoning petition and to rename the plan to the Kendall Square Urban Redevelopment Plan.

Additional Public Comment Regarding the MXD Zoning Petition and KSURP Amendment

4. 93-99 Bishop Allen Renovation Project Budget (Schwarz)

  • Motion: To authorize the Executive Director to advance the designs for the renovation of 93-99 Bishop Allen Drive, conduct tenant relocation activities, and initiate the construction bidding process for the renovation project utilizing the anticipated overall project budget of eight million three hundred and fifty-five thousand dollars ($8,355,000). 

5. Monthly Staff Program and Financial Report (Staff)

Additional Public Comment

Adjournment of CRA Board Meeting

* CRA Board packet of supporting materials posted at: www.cambridgeredevelopment.org/next-meeting/

Upcoming Meetings:

Design Review Committee – Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.
Regular CRA Board Meeting –  Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 5:30 p.m.

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