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Board of Selectmen Agenda 11/26/2012


There will be a joint meeting of the Board of Selectmen and the Arlington Housing Authority on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. for the purpose of filling a vacancy on the Arlington Housing Authority Board.

The Board of Selectmen will meet on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 7:15 p.m. for their regular meeting.

Both meetings will take place in the Selectmen's Chambers, 2nd floor, Town Hall.

Monday, November 26, 2012
6:30 p.m.

       Joint Meeting of the Board of Selectmen and the Arlington Housing Authority

1.      Appointment:  Arlington Housing Authority
        Kevin F. Greeley, Chair, Board of Selectmen
        John Griffin, Arlington Housing Authority

7:15 p.m.


2.      CONSENT AGENDA (one vote required for approval of all items)
        a.      Minutes of Meetings:  November 5, 2012
        b.      Appointment:  New Election Workers
                Linda Blair, 19 Wyman Terrace, D, Pct. 6
        c.      Request:  Free Parking 12/1, 12/8, 12/15 and 12/22 for Holiday Shopping
                Request:  Hanging of Banners Promoting Shop Arlington First
                Jennifer Tripp, Arlington Chamber of Commerce

7:15 p.m.

3.      National Grid Petition/Old Middlesex Path
        Dennis Regan
        (all abutters notified)

4.      Verizon Petition/Mass. Ave. @ Arlington Center
        Ellen M. Joy
        (all abutters notified)


5.      Appointment:  Board of Health
        Kenneth Kohlberg
        (term to expire 1/31/2016)

6.      Appointments:  Tree Committee
        Brian M. Murray
        Elizabeth Pilcher
        Patrice Robertie
        Susan D. Stamps
        (terms to expire 11/30/2015)


Public Hearing

7.      Request:  Hackney/Taxi Business Operator License
        Michael Antonellis d/b/a Veteran's Taxi

8.      Request:  Common Victualler License, Napoli Kitchen (formerly I Chef)
        Walid Karaf, 1345 Massachusetts Avenue

9.      Request:  Common Victualler License, George's Café & Grill
        George Manetas, 882B Massachusetts Avenue


Except in unusual circumstances, any matter presented for consideration of the Board shall neither be acted upon, nor a decision made the night of the presentation in accordance with the policy under which the Open Forum was established.  It should be noted that there is a three minute time limit to present a concern or request.


11.     GIS Update
        Adam Kurowski, GIS Coordinator

12.     For Approval:  Community Innovation Challenge Grant, Aerial-Imagery Regionalization Project
        Adam Kurowski, GIS Coordinator/Adam W. Chapdelaine, Town Manager

13.     Discussion/Report:  2012 Changes to State Animal Control Laws
        Juliana Rice, Town Counsel

14.     For Approval:  Opening of Warrant 2013

15.     Vote:  Special Town Meeting, April 24, 2013
        Daniel J. Dunn, Vice Chair

16.     For Approval:  Opening of Special Town Meeting Warrant, February 5, 2013

Correspondence Received

Jen Rothenberg    Corner Committee:  Proposal for Intersection of         Be Rec'd
Daniel Hartmann Fountain Rd., Hawthorne Ave. and Cedar Ave.
Corner Committee

Laura Larkin                    Traffic Concerns on Paul Revere Road          Be Rec'd
70 Paul Revere Road

Mildred M. Regan                 Potential Traffic Problems on Russell Place    Be Rec'd
Board of Trustees
Russell Place Condominium

Stephen Harrington              Sidewalk Repair @ 69 Columbia Road            Be Rec'd
74 Columbia Road

Kenneth L. Kimmell              Town Awarded Sustainable Materials            Be Rec'd
Commissioner            Recovery Program Municipal Grant
Mass DEP

Jeff Boudreau           Signage, Minuteman Bikeway Hours        Be Rec'd
99 Bow Street

Executive Session

Next scheduled meeting of BoS December 3, 2012.

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