Monday, October 6th , 2014, 7:00 PM


1.    Welcome:  NEWNC President

2.    Call to order & Roll Call:  NEWNC President

3.    Meeting Protocol:  NEWNC Vice President

4.    Report from the offices of local elected officials

5.        Committee Reports:

           a. Resident Parking/Traffic Committee: Ryan Kenny

           b. Public Safety Committee: David Marx

c. Greenway Committee:  John Pregmon

d. Bylaws Committee: Ryan Kenny


6.    Boston Water & Sewer Commission:  BWSC is moving forward with their work replacing and lining sewer pipes in the North End, and would like to update the Council.


7.    Sushi Rock LLC, 78-80 Salem St:  Nicolas Leo is seeking the transfer of a CV 7-Day Malt & Wine with Liqueurs License from Pulcinella Mozzarella Bar, Inc to Sushi Rock, LLC and an extension of the closing hours from 11:00 PM to 1:00 AM.  (Atty. Daniel Toscano, Licensing Board hearing date tbd).


8.     JW Capital Partners, Lewis Wharf: JW Capital Partners has requested an opportunity to meet with the council to discuss their proposal to develop a boutique hotel and approximately 30-50 residential units on the existing pilings of Lewis Wharf. (Atty. Daniel Toscano, preliminary meeting).


9.     The Cronin Group/Tia’s Restaurant, 200 Atlantic Ave:   The Cronin Group has requested a zoning variance to add a second level to their restaurant.  (Atty. William Ferullo, ZBA hearing date September 23, 2014).


10.     Statewide Ballot Question 2:  Emilee Ellison from No on Question 2 and a representative from the Sierra Club of Massachusetts will present their sides on the proposed expansion of the Bottle Bill slated for the November 4 ballot. If passed, the expansion would add a 5 cent deposit to containers like bottled water, teas, juices, and sports drinks.

11.   Announcements/Open Discussion/Comments:


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2014 - 15 Council Members

Philip Frattaroli, President
John Pregmon, Vice President
Maria Lanza, Secretary
Jessica Dello Russo
Ryan Kenny
David Marx
Jorge Mendoza
Gennaro Riccio
Marie Simboli
Anne Devlin Tagliaferro
Ralph Verrocchi


Our next meeting will be held on Monday October 6th at 7:00pm

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