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
May 3, 2017
Beginning at 6:30 pm
I. Public Hearings
Notice of Intent – Electrical Transmission Project (DEP File #215-0210) (Continued from April 19, 2017) – 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.
Amendment Request – Mystic River (DEP File#215-0204) (Continued from April 19, 2017) – The Mystic River Watershed Association, in association with the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation Lakes and Ponds Program has filed an amendment request to modify an Aquatic Management Program in the Mystic River and Malden River in Medford targeting specific sites with high density growth of invasive and nuisance aquatic plant species within Land Under Waterbodies and Waterways.
Request for a Determination of Applicability – River’s Edge – Preotle, Lane & Associates has filed a Request for a Determination of Applicability for the installation of a gas utility tie -in and a sidewalk to connect to existing pedestrian paths within the 100 foot buffer zone of a Bordering Vegetated Wetland.
II. Old/New Business
Discussion on Regulations and Ordinance
III. Continued to a Future Hearing
Notice of Intent – Macklin Road Subdivision (Continued until May 17, 2017) – Val-Chek Properties has filed an updated Notice of Intent regarding the creation of a subdivision on Macklin Road in Medford with one proposed lot being within the 100-foot buffer zone of a bordering vegetated wetland and an intermittent stream.