City of Medford
Medford City Hall
85 George P. Hassett Drive, Room 205
Medford, Massachusetts 02155
(781) 393-2137 Fax: (781) 393-2471
TTY: (781) 393-2516
Notice of a Public Hearing
City Hall, Room 201
April 5, 2017
Beginning at 6:30 pm
I. Public Hearings
Notice of Intent – Electrical Transmission Project – NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy (Eversource) has filed a Notice of Intent regarding the installation of a new underground electrical transmission line at multiple locations within existing paved roadways along Winthrop Street, South Street, and Mystic Avenue and beneath the Mystic River. A portion of the proposed activity is located within Bordering Land Subject to Flooding associated with the Mystic River, the 100-foot Buffer Zone to Inland Bank and the 200-foot Riverfront Area.
Notice of Intent – Outfall Maintenance – The Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation has filed a Notice of Intent regarding the maintenance of selected stormwater outfalls located within the Mystic River State Reservation. A portion of the proposed activity is located within the previously disturbed 100-foot buffer zone to jurisdictional Bank, along the Bank of the Mystic River, within the 200-foot Riverfront Area and area of Bordering Land Subject to Flooding associated with the Mystic River and Alewife Brook.
II. Old/New Business
Discussion on Regulations and Ordinance – Sara Dewey, Harvard Law School and Kate Konschnik, Harvard Environmental Policy Initiative