Cambridge Historical Commission Meeting

6:00 PM Thursday, December 3, 2020


Sarah Burks,, 617-349-4683


Notice is hereby given that a public meeting will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2020, 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 can 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#:824 9673 9837. Check your email junk folder if you do not receive a confirmation in your inbox. All case materials are available online 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 be given the opportunity to ask questions of fact and make public comment during the meeting. If you have questions, please contact us at or call (617)349-4683.

Public Hearings: Alterations to Designated Properties

Case 4400 (continued): 3 Church St., by First Parish in Cambridge. Review construction details of site plan and restoration of exterior architectural details.

Case 4441: 1200 Massachusetts Ave., by Arrow Associates, LLC. Replace windows and install new HVAC equipment.

Public Hearings: Demolition Review

Case D-1564: 88 Holworthy St., by Stephen Sillari. Demolition of ell of house (1874), selective demolition of bay and portico. Move the house away from property line.

Bruce A. Irving, Chair
Cambridge Chronicle
, 11/19/2020, 11/26/2020

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.

Applications and plans can be reviewed online here.