Jamaica Hills Association Monthly Meeting

 September 12, 2018 

Weld Hill Building, Arnold Arboretum

1300 Centre St.     7:30 pm

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the June Meeting Minutes
3. Treasurer’s Report
4. Committee Updates
         A.   Zoning
                94 Louders Lane
                35-37 Pond Circle
         B.   Public Safety
         C.   Communication
                Update
         D.   Institutional Liaison
                Update
         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy
                Update
5. Proposed development at 98 Rockwood
6. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse
    Update
7. Friends of Allandale Woods
    Update
8. Old Business
9. New Business
    Time permitting: elections for JHA Board officers
10. Announcements
All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our next meeting will be October 10.  
We are always looking for new board members. Those interested in serving on the Board or who have questions about Board membership, should write to the advocate@jamaicahills.org

Spring House

44 Allendale  St

June 13, 2018    7:30 p.m.

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the April Meeting Minutes
3. Treasurer’s Report
4. Committee Updates
         A.   Zoning
                          93 Westchester
                          Discussion of pending cases
         B.   Public Safety
         C.   Communication
        D.   Institutional Liaison
         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy
                          Summer in the Parks
5. Proposed development at 98 Rockwood
6. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse
7. Friends of Allandale Woods
8. Old Business
9. New Business
                          Communication of BPD E-13 police reports
                          Sen. Sonia Chang-Diaz survey
8. Announcements
Meeting Adjournment
All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our next meeting will be September 12.  Though the Board does not formally meet in July and August, we continue to be available throughout the summer.  If you have any questions or comments or issues, including zoning, write to the Advocate at advocate@jamaicahills.org.  You will continue to receive news and Crime Watch alerts if warranted.
We are always looking for new board members. Those interested in serving on the Board or who have questions about Board membership, should write to the advocate@jamaicahills.org
We wish you a fun and safe summer.

 

Jamaica Hills Association Monthly Meeting

Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

Huvos Auditorium 3rd floor 

May 9, 2018     7:00 p.m.

Business Meeting

Call to order

Election of the Board of Directors

The candidates for the Board are:

Anne Barrett, 14 Parkside Drive

Joanne Bucilla, 291 Pond Street
Bunny Cecchetto, 107 Westchester Road
Helen Connors, 10 Winchester Terrace
Dorothy Farrell, 345 Pond Street
Bradley Fredericks, 89 Westchester Road
Donald Haber, 32 Avon Street
Andrea Howley, 329 Pond Street
Kevin Leary, 73 Woodland Road
John Lovett, 120 Westchester Road
Ron Loukas, 37 Pond Circle
Liam Lydon, 16 Billings Lane
Virginia Marcotte, 6 Hopkins Road
Michael McGuire, 38 Hopkins Road
Maria Morelli, 25 Rockwood Terrace
Patricia Newman, 25 Lila Road
John Pappas, 82 Whitcomb Avenue
Mary Poyner Reed, 115 Allandale Street
Polly Selkoe, 166 Moss Hill Road
Peter Senopoulos, 15 Hopkins Road
Celeste Walker, 990 Centre Street
Susan White, 60 Rockwood Street

Approval of 2017Annual Meeting Minutes

Reports of Officers:

                    a. President

                    b. Treasurer

Standing Committees:

                    a. Public Safety

                    b. Social

                    c. Institutional

                    d. Communications

                    e. Zoning

Special Committees:

A. Friends of Allandale Woods

B. Emerald Necklace Conservancy

C. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse at Arnold Arboretum

Old Business 

Updates from

Representative Jeffrey Sanchez

City Councilor Matt O’Malley

Massachusetts State Police

Boston Police Department

Adjournment of Business Meeting

Program Guest Speaker 

John Linehan

President Zoo New England

Jamaica Hills Association Board of Directors thanks you for attending and wishes you a happy and safe summer.  Our last meeting of the season will held on June 13 at Springhouse, 44 Allandale St., 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Weld Hill Building of the Arnold Arboretum, 1300 Centre St.

7:30 p.m.

April 11, 2018

1. Introductions
2. Approval of the March Meeting Minutes
3. Treasurer’s Report
4. Committee Updates
         A.   Zoning
                233 Pond Street
                Discussion of pending cases
         B.   Public Safety
         C.   Communication
        D.   Institutional Liaison
         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy
               no update, meeting Thursday, April, 12
         F.   Update from Election Committee
5. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse
          CPA and neighborhood projects
6. Old Business
          Approve speakers for the Annual Meeting, May 9
7. New Business
8. Announcements
All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our next meeting will be the Annual Association Meeting, May 9, 2018.
We are always looking for new board members. Those interested in serving on the Board or who have questions about Board membership, should write to the advocate@jamaicahills.org

Jamaica Hills Association Monthly Meeting

The meeting will be at Springhouse Assisted Living  44 Allandale Street

7:30 p.m.

March 14, 2018

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the February Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Committee Updates

         A.   Zoning

                ‪64 Allandale Street

         B.   Public Safety

         C.   Communication

        D.   Institutional Liaison

         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy

         F.   Update from Election Committee

5. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse

6. Discussion of letter of support of H. 4041 – An Act to Protect Massachusetts Pollinators

7. Old Business

          Approve speakers for the Annual Meeting, May 9

8. New Business

9. Announcements

All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our next meeting will be April 11, 2018

 

Jamaica Hills Association Monthly Meeting

Weld Hill Building of the Arnold Arboretum, 1300 Centre St.

7:30 p.m.

February  14, 2018

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the January Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

    New treasurer search

4. Committee Updates

         A.   Zoning

                ‪64 Allandale Street

         B.   Public Safety

         C.   Communication

        D.   Institutional Liaison

         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy

5. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse

6. Presentation by Omar Khoshafa, City of Boston, on the Additional Dwelling

         Units (ADUs) pilot program in Jamaica Plain

7. Old Business

8. New Business

9. Announcements

 

All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Our next meeting will be March 14, 2018

Happy Valentine’s Day to all.

 

January 10, 2018, Board meeting          

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the December Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Committee Updates

          A.   Zoning

            64 Allandale Street

         B.   Public Safety

         C.   Communication

         D.   Institutional Liaison

         E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy

5. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse

6. Eliot School Update—Abigail Norman

7. Arnold Arboretum Project Presentation

6. Old Business

7. New Business

8. Announcements

Our next meeting will be February 14, 2018, at the Weld Hill Building of the Arnold Arboretum, 1300 Centre St.

 

Wednesday December 13, 2017

7:30 pm

Note: The meeting will be at Springhouse Assisted Living  44 Allandale Street

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the October and November Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Committee Reports

 A. Zoning

       Update:

        ‪64 Allandale Street

 B.   Public Safety

 C.   Communication Committee

 D.   Institutional Liaison

 E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy

5.   Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse Update

6.   Old Business

7.  New Business

8. Announcements

Our next meeting will be January 10, 2018 

Weld Hill Building of the Arnold Arboretum 1300 Centre St.

Wishing you all a very happy holiday season and New Year.

 

 

Jamaica Hills Association Monthly Meeting

Weld Hill Building of the Arnold Arboretum, 1300 Centre St.

7:30 p.m.

November 8, 2017

 

1. Introductions

2. Approval of the October Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

        Board vote to approve new treasurer

4. Committee Reports

       A. Zoning

       Update:

        ‪64 Allandale Street

        Westchester/Lila Rd. new house construction

       B.   Public Safety

       C.   Communication Committee

       D.   Institutional Liaison

       E.   Emerald Necklace Conservancy

5.   Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse Update

6.   Old Business

       2017 Holiday Party Update

7.  New Business

     The Second Annual Food Drive for the Jamaica Plain Food Bank will be taking place on Election Day 11/07/17.

     Please drop off non-perishable items at the JHA table at the Manning School on Election Day.

8. Announcements

Our next meeting will be December 13, 2017 at Springhouse, 44 Allandale Street

Wishing you and all those you hold dear a very Happy Thanksgiving!

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October 11, 2017

1. Introductions

2. Approval of September Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Committee Reports

A. Zoning
28 Cedarwood Rd.

Updates
64 Allandale Street

B. Public Safety

C. Communication Committee

D. Institutional Liaison

E. Emerald Necklace Conservancy

5. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse Update

6. Old Business

2017 Holiday Party Update

7. New Business

Second Annual Food Drive for the Jamaica Plain Food Bank. Drop off non-perishable items at the JHA table at the Manning School Election Day, November 7, 2017

8. Announcements

Our next meeting will be November 8, 2017

 

Jamaica Hills Association Board Meeting

Weld Building, Arnold Arboretum

7:30 PM

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September 13, 2017

1. Introductions

2. Approval of June Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Election of Board Officers

5. Committee Reports

 

A.    Zoning updates

                   64 Allandale Street

                   Rockwood Street

B.  Public Safety

C.  Communication Committee

D. Institutional Liaison

E.  Emerald Necklace Conservancy

6. Boston Climate Action Network Presentation (awaiting confirmation)

7. Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse update and open house

8. New Business

               2017 Holiday Party

7. Old Business

8. Announcements

 Our next meeting will be October 11th

 

June 14, 2017

1. Introductions

2. Approval of April Meeting Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

    Memorial gifts

4. Committee Reports

    A.  Zoning presentation

    Allandale Farm Presentation to construct new building

    B.  Zoning updates

    64 Allandale St.

    Rockwood St. Development

    C. Public Safety Report

    Traffic speed enforcement on Centre St

    D. Communication Committee Report

    E. Institutional Liaison Report

    Presentation of Faulkner Construction

    F. Emerald Necklace Conservancy Report

6. New Business

     (New/old business) Update on the Lewis-Dawson Farmhouse
 7. Old Business

8. Announcements

Our next meeting will be September 13th

Enjoy your Summer… see you in September

 

 February 8, 2017
1. Introductions

2. Approval of January Minutes

3. Treasurer’s Report

4. Committee Reports
A. Zoning updates
64 Allandale St.
Rockwood St Estate

B. Public Safety
Louders Lane Safety Issues

C. Emerald Necklace Conservancy

D. Communication Committee Report

E. Institutional Liaison Report

5. Annual Meeting
Speaker Ideas

6. New Business

7. Old Business
Happy Valentine’s Day!

 

 

JANUARY 11, 2017

  1. Introduction

      2. Approval of December Minutes

      3.Treasurer Report

      4.Committee Reports

  1. Zoning
  2. 64 Allandale St.
  3. Rockwood St.
  4. Brookline School Selection
  5. Public Safety
  6. E13 Strategic Meetings Report
  7. Parking in Sidewalk
  8. ENC

      5.Old Business

  1. New Business
  1. Announcements

 

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