City Council Land Use Committee Schedule
Meeting location: Newton City Hall
Applicant to introduce project and committee to discuss schedule.
Site Design and Open Space
Review of site plan, including placement of buildings, roads and open space as well as sight lines and shadows.
Housing and Economic Impacts
Review of proposed residential arid commercial program, including: analysis of the number of housing units, including affordability levels; the commercial mix; and the overall fiscal and economic impacts of the proposed project.
Review of the proposed internal street network and circulation including bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and analysis of the traffic impacts, shared parking proposal, and transportation demand management strategy.
Sustainability and Stormwater
Review of the sustainability report and efforts to reduce impacts to natural resources as well as sustainability and conservation proposals.
Architecture and Design Guidelines
Review of design guidelines that will regulate future detailed architectural design of the proposed buildings.