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These are all the meetings we have in "Government Operations" (part of the organization "Boston City Council, MA"). Click into individual meeting pages to watch the recording and search or read the transcript.

30 Jan 2023

Government Operations Hearing Docket #0100 - Message and order for your approval an Ordinance establishing the Office of Participatory Budgeting, amending the City of Boston Code V, with the insertion of a new Section 5-1.11
  • 30 participants
  • 3:31 hours
councilors
bostonians
governance
ordinances
committee
mayoral
public
convened
appointing
consultation
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3 Oct 2022

Docket #0920 - Ordinance amending COB Code, Salary Categories for Certain Offices, Salary of City Councilors, & Salary of the Mayor
  • 17 participants
  • 2:04 hours
hearings
councilors
officials
ordinances
appointed
governance
bostonian
advisement
mayoral
committee
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8 Sep 2022

Docket #1017- Petition for a Special Law Re: An Act Authorizing the City of Boston to Establish Fossil Fuel-Free Standards for New Construction and Major Renovation Projects.
  • 24 participants
  • 1:45 hours
councilor
boston
council
mayor
ordinances
hearings
residents
governance
committee
appoint
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6 Jul 2022

Docket #0458 - Petition for a Special Law Re: An act regarding the disability pension for Elaina McAlister & Docket #0510 - Petition for a Special Law Re: An act regarding the disability pension for Kurt Stokinger
  • 8 participants
  • 1:08 hours
councilors
responders
residents
appreciative
boston
granting
hearings
attending
adjourn
advocate
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16 Jun 2022

Docket #0465 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Authorizing Additional Licenses for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on the Premises in Boston

Docket #0435 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Authorizing the City of Boston to Grant Four Additional Licenses for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on the Specified Premises
  • 20 participants
  • 2:10 hours
bostonians
councilory
hearings
authorized
legislation
municipal
committee
petitioned
alcohol
0435
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11 Apr 2022

Docket #0187 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Reorganization of the Boston School Committee
  • 30 participants
  • 2:28 hours
councilors
hearings
petitioning
bostonian
legislature
governs
committee
residents
appointing
precincts
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8 Apr 2022

Docket #0188 - Ordinance preventing wage theft in the City of Boston
  • 15 participants
  • 1:32 hours
ordinances
councilmember
municipal
council
employing
boston
permitting
legislative
hearings
bid
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4 Apr 2022

Docket #0321 - Petition for a special law re: Securing Environmental Justice in the City of Boston
  • 15 participants
  • 1:32 hours
ordinances
petitioning
jurisdiction
legislation
regulations
residents
councilors
legal
municipal
hearings
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31 Mar 2022

Docket #0188 - Ordinance preventing wage theft in the City of Boston
  • 15 participants
  • 2:05 hours
ordinances
councilors
councilmember
legislation
municipal
hearings
boston
legal
employees
bid
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28 Mar 2022

Docket #0239 - Ordinance creating a commission to study and develop reparation proposals for African Americans
  • 22 participants
  • 2:32 hours
councilmember
councilor
council
bostonians
hearings
mayor
citizens
ordinance
consultation
conducted
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25 Mar 2022

Docket #0312 - Message and ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter XVI, regarding targeted residential picketing
  • 14 participants
  • 2:32 hours
councilors
councilmember
ordinances
councilman
municipal
residents
counsel
committee
hearings
picketing
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15 Mar 2022

Docket #0185 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Granting the City of Boston the Authority to Provide Legal Voting Rights in Municipal Elections for City of Boston Residents Aged 16 and 17 Years Old
  • 16 participants
  • 1:57 hours
councilmember
councilors
civically
hearings
elected
boston
residents
voting
legislation
petitions
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14 Mar 2022

Docket #0312 - Message and ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter XVI, regarding targeted residential picketing
  • 43 participants
  • 2:32 hours
councilors
ordinances
hearings
citizens
authorities
constitutionally
bostonians
counsel
conduct
message
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8 Mar 2022

Docket #0259 - Ordinance Amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter XV, Section X and Establishing the Boston Fair Chance Act
  • 19 participants
  • 1:52 hours
councilors
councilmember
panelists
hearings
counsel
committee
appointing
speakers
attendee
boston
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25 Feb 2022

Docket #0222 - Message and order for your approval a home rule petition to the General Court entitled “Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Real Estate Transfer Fees and Senior Property Tax Relief"
  • 13 participants
  • 1:20 hours
residents
legislation
petitions
statehouse
housing
ordinance
councilloral
boston
amending
approval
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15 Feb 2022

Docket #0186 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Providing Certain Retirement Benefits for the Widow of a Former Firefighter of the City of Boston
  • 11 participants
  • 1:06 hours
council
appointed
petitioned
committee
administratively
boston
deliberations
responders
public
pension
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11 Feb 2022

Docket #0240 - An ordinance amending City of Boston Code, Chapter XV Section XI Creating a Commission on Black Men and Boys
  • 11 participants
  • 35 minutes
councilmember
ordinances
council
mayor
commission
committee
appointing
hearings
boston
staff
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10 Feb 2022

Docket #0222 - Message and order for your approval a home rule petition to the General Court entitled “Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Real Estate Transfer Fees and Senior Property Tax Relief.
  • 27 participants
  • 2:03 hours
councilors
councilmember
councilor
councillor
council
mayor
residents
boston
officials
hear
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6 Dec 2021

Docket #0899 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Reorganization of the Boston School Committee.
  • 35 participants
  • 2:53 hours
bostonians
hearings
convening
councilors
panelists
committee
conversation
speakers
civics
allowed
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2 Dec 2021

Docket #0638 - Ordinance to create the Boston Commemoration Commission
  • 13 participants
  • 1:00 hours
bostonians
massachusetts
0638
committee
civic
appointed
consultation
sessions
authorizes
commemorations
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15 Nov 2021

Docket #0900 - Ordinance to provide for legal representation of the Boston Groundwater Trust by the City of Boston Law Department
  • 6 participants
  • 26 minutes
hearings
water
ordinances
panelists
boston
councilor
committee
civic
public
establishment
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28 Oct 2021

Docket #0901 - Ordinance regulating predatory towing practices and establishing a towing bill of rights
  • 16 participants
  • 1:56 hours
permitting
jurisdiction
councilor
committee
ordinance
legislative
counsel
conducted
towing
massachusetts
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25 Oct 2021

Docket #0600 - Ordinance to create a task force to address literacy rates in the City of Boston
  • 13 participants
  • 1:35 hours
councilors
bostonian
citizens
panelists
committee
literacy
public
appointing
deliberations
initiatives
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19 Oct 2021

Docket #0638 - Ordinance to create the Boston Commemoration Commission
  • 17 participants
  • 1:12 hours
council
boston
massachusetts
hearings
committee
mayoral
citizens
ordinance
commemoration
authorizes
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7 Oct 2021

Docket #0397 - Ordinance on surveillance oversight and information sharing
  • 12 participants
  • 1:42 hours
authorities
ordinances
surveillance
oversight
jurisdictions
municipal
legislation
boston
allowing
council
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5 Oct 2021

Docket #0685 - An order regarding a text amendment to the Boston Zoning Code with respect to parking minimums for affordable housing
  • 21 participants
  • 1:26 hours
council
officials
elected
residents
public
attending
deliberations
adjourned
0685
boston
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5 Oct 2021

Docket #0567 - Hearing Regarding Biannual Review of the Boston Employment Commission and Boston Residents Jobs Policy
  • 11 participants
  • 1:21 hours
hearings
residents
boston
ordinance
councilor
mayor
report
policies
hiring
decision
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30 Sep 2021

Docket #0441 - An ordinance relative to the investments of the City Treasury
  • 4 participants
  • 51 minutes
ordinance
municipal
mayor
councilor
hearings
taxpayer
committee
policy
public
massachusetts
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20 Sep 2021

Docket #0859, Petition for a special law re: An Act Directing the City of Boston Police Department to Waive the Maximum Age Requirement for Police Officers for Daniel Flores; and,

Docket #0562, petition for a special law re: An Act Providing Certain Benefits for the Widow of a Former Firefighter of the City of Boston
  • 6 participants
  • 41 minutes
hearings
0562
councilwoman
allowing
governmental
counsel
duties
remarks
dockets
responder
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13 Sep 2021

Working Session - Docket #0775 - Ordinance Amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VII, Sections 7-2.1 and 7-2.2, Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure (BERDO)
  • 10 participants
  • 1:18 hours
council
ordinance
regulations
governance
residents
allowing
bostonians
deliberations
building
proposal
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10 Sep 2021

Docket #0896 - Communication from Eneida Tavares, Chair, Board of Election, for approval of a citizen petition entitled "An Elected Boston School Committee" for the placement of a local nonbinding public opinion advisory question on the ballot of the next regular municipal election on November 2, 2021
  • 9 participants
  • 30 minutes
electing
elected
council
councillor
committee
mayor
appointed
opinion
citizens
public
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24 Aug 2021

Docket #0858 - Ordinance establishing protections for the City of Boston Tree Canopy
  • 20 participants
  • 1:59 hours
ordinances
tree
boston
councilor
civic
committee
deemed
community
mitigation
docket
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23 Aug 2021

Docket #0775
Ordinance Amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VII, Sections 7-2.1 and 7-2.2, Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure (BERDO)
  • 10 participants
  • 2:02 hours
ordinances
council
building
governance
mayoral
allowing
boston
hearings
2025
0775
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20 Aug 2021

Docket #0773 - Ordinance Creating a Commission on Black Men and Boys.

Docket #0774 - Ordinance Creating a Commission on Latino Men and Boys
  • 13 participants
  • 1:23 hours
councilors
hearings
panelists
counsel
ordinances
committee
officials
civic
mayor
boston
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19 Aug 2021

Docket #0397 - Ordinance on surveillance oversight and information sharing
  • 15 participants
  • 3:52 hours
officials
hearings
oversight
committee
councilmember
citizens
consultation
appointed
allowing
conducted
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16 Aug 2021

Docket #0594 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Certain
Affordable Housing in the Jamaica Plain Section of the City of Boston
  • 8 participants
  • 40 minutes
hearings
legislation
residents
regulations
approved
authority
petitions
committee
boston
cbha
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11 Aug 2021

Docket #0654 - Ordinance amending CBC Chapter 8-13, Ensuring Equitable Regulation of the Cannabis Industry in the City of Boston; and,

Docket #0655 - An Order Regarding a Text Amendment to the Boston Zoning Code with respect to Marijuana Establishment
  • 8 participants
  • 1:33 hours
legalization
regulations
ordinance
municipal
zoning
boston
approved
establishment
cannabis
councilor
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9 Aug 2021

Docket #0834 - Hearing regarding the Creation of a Boston-Cambridge Tourism Marketing District pursuant to M.G.L c.40X
  • 11 participants
  • 1:32 hours
bostonians
boston
massachusetts
councilors
jurisdictions
governance
committee
legislature
conducted
consultation
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22 Jul 2021

Docket #0396 - An ordinance amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VI, Section 6-10, Language and Communications Access for City Services
  • 10 participants
  • 1:40 hours
ordinances
councilors
legislation
instituting
residents
boston
deemed
amending
approved
conversation
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22 Jul 2021

Docket #0775 - Ordinance Amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VII, Sections 7-2.1 and 7-2.2, Building Energy Reporting and Disclosure (BERDO)
  • 63 participants
  • 3:38 hours
ordinances
councilors
permitting
hearings
officials
briefings
residents
convening
report
bostonians
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15 Jul 2021

Docket #0776 - Petition for Special Law re: An Act to Restore Boston's Governmentally-Involved Housing Protection
  • 13 participants
  • 1:17 hours
bostonians
residents
governmentally
legislation
municipal
policies
council
deliberations
redevelopment
initiatives
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15 Jul 2021

Docket #0602 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Early Voting Options for City of Boston Municipal Elections; and,

Docket #0603 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Same-Day Voter Registration for City of Boston Municipal Elections
  • 8 participants
  • 51 minutes
municipals
voting
massachusetts
precincts
councilmember
legislation
residents
petitions
public
602
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13 Jul 2021

Docket #0481 - Ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Section 5-5.20, paid Parental Leave for City of Boston Employees
  • 8 participants
  • 50 minutes
ordinances
massachusetts
legal
allowing
deemed
committee
public
policies
amending
docket
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8 Jul 2021

Docket #0602, Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Early Voting Options for City of Boston Municipal Elections

Docket #0603, Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to Same-Day Voter Registration for City of Boston Municipal Elections
  • 5 participants
  • 50 minutes
hearings
allowing
councillor
proceeding
committee
citizen
precincts
administration
madam
0603
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7 Jul 2021

Docket #0442 - Ordinance expanding access to local democracy in the City of Boston
  • 13 participants
  • 1:19 hours
hearings
councilors
public
residents
session
participants
attend
conversations
boston
allowing
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6 Jul 2021

Docket #0654, ordinance amending CBC Chapter 8-13, Ensuring Equitable Regulation of the Cannabis Industry in the City of Boston; and,

Docket #0655, An Order Regarding a Text Amendment to the Boston Zoning Code with respect to Marijuana Establishments
  • 18 participants
  • 1:41 hours
regulations
ordinance
legalization
municipal
approved
deemed
councilors
hearings
dispensary
0655
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22 Jun 2021

Docket #0685 - Order regarding a text amendment to the Boston Zoning Code with respect to parking minimums for affordable housing
  • 21 participants
  • 2:18 hours
consultations
councilor
bostonians
panelist
residents
permitting
ordinances
sessions
remarks
meet
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1 Jun 2021

Docket #0353 - A citizen petition entitled “Petition for Eversource Substation East Boston,” a nonbinding public opinion question pursuant to G.L. c. 53, §18A.
  • 13 participants
  • 1:37 hours
boston
citizens
councilors
hearings
ordinance
town
petition
approval
referendum
issue
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22 Apr 2021

Docket #0397 - Ordinance on surveillance oversight and information sharing
  • 15 participants
  • 2:20 hours
surveillance
oversight
governance
citizens
policing
authorized
ordinances
public
committee
massachusetts
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21 Apr 2021

Docket #0567 - Hearing Regarding Biannual Review of the Boston Employment Commission and Boston Residents Jobs Policy
  • 11 participants
  • 1:32 hours
council
ordinances
bostonians
residents
hearings
mayor
oversight
report
employees
public
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20 Apr 2021

Docket #0452 - Message and order changing the date of the Preliminary Election for this municipal year from September 21, 2021 to September 14, 2021
  • 10 participants
  • 1:17 hours
policymakers
council
meet
mayoral
boston
conversation
appointment
balloting
petitions
going
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9 Apr 2021

Docket #0369 - Ordinance restricting the use of
chemical crowd control agents and kinetic impact projectile
  • 11 participants
  • 1:17 hours
councilors
ordinances
regulations
governmental
hearings
committee
authorized
conducted
policing
boston
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8 Apr 2021

Docket #0400 - Petition for a special law re: Uniform Procurement Act
  • 11 participants
  • 1:20 hours
councilors
hearings
jurisdiction
boston
government
residents
public
bidders
allowing
briefings
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6 Apr 2021

Docket #0396- Ordinance amending City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VI, Section 6-10, Language and Communications Access for City Services
  • 12 participants
  • 1:33 hours
council
convening
ordinance
jurisdictional
boston
allowing
amending
translators
protocols
speech
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29 Mar 2021

Docket #0261 - Ordinance requiring equitable COVID-19 vaccine distribution in the City of Boston

Docket #0303 - Ordinance extending paid sick leave for City of Boston employees to receive the COVID-19 vaccine
  • 13 participants
  • 2:13 hours
bostonians
councilmember
ordinances
legislation
convening
administering
approved
vaccinations
sponsoring
doc
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25 Mar 2021

Docket #0216, an ordinance to establish guidelines for permitting retail residential kitchens and;
Docket #0415, an order regarding a text amendment for the Boston Zoning Code to add retail residential kitchens as an accessory home occupation
  • 14 participants
  • 1:53 hours
ordinances
residents
kitchens
councilors
approved
boston
building
legalized
administrative
hearings
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9 Mar 2021

Docket #0216 - Ordinance to establish guidelines for permitting retail residential kitchens
  • 14 participants
  • 1:25 hours
ordinances
kitchens
permitting
residential
residents
regulations
premises
authorizing
restaurants
boston
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4 Mar 2021

Docket #0239 - Order regarding a text amendment for Boston Zoning Code relative to affordable housing and jobs training exactions
  • 20 participants
  • 1:59 hours
residents
bostonians
council
municipal
approvals
allowing
ordinance
officials
legislation
discussion
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26 Feb 2021

Docket #0238 - Ordinance extending and enhancing protections for tenants facing displacement by condominium or cooperative conversion
  • 10 participants
  • 37 minutes
council
councilor
residents
councillors
mayor
housing
eviction
administratively
counselors
appeals
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18 Feb 2021

Docket #0296 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to the Boston Landmarks Commission
  • 12 participants
  • 1:14 hours
landmarking
bostonians
boston
landmarks
ordinances
residents
jurisdiction
permitting
mayor
legislation
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16 Feb 2021

Docket #0216 - Ordinance to establish guidelines for permitting retail residential kitchens.
  • 16 participants
  • 1:44 hours
permitting
residents
boston
councilors
hearings
kitchens
ordinance
establishment
legislation
approving
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8 Feb 2021

Docket #0296 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to the Boston Landmarks Commission
  • 14 participants
  • 1:34 hours
bostonians
hearings
residents
councilors
mayor
landmarking
governor
authority
petitions
providence
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3 Feb 2021

Docket #0173 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Regarding the Disability Pension for Harry Jean;
Docket #0174 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Regarding the Disability Pension for Ryan Lenane; and,
Docket #0175 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Regarding the Disability Pension for Terry Cotton
  • 12 participants
  • 1:33 hours
hearings
officials
jurisdiction
councilors
citizens
officers
committee
public
allowing
paperwork
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30 Jan 2021

Docket #0155 - An Act Relative to the Office of the Mayor
  • 12 participants
  • 2:12 hours
bostonians
mayor
residents
allowing
officials
council
legislature
convening
0155
madam
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14 Dec 2020

Docket #0811 - Ordinance restricting the use of chemical crowd control agents and kinetic impact projectiles
  • 13 participants
  • 2:11 hours
ordinances
regulations
policing
allowing
constitutional
scrutiny
supervising
councilmember
massachusetts
panelists
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10 Dec 2020

Docket #1100 - Ordinance to ensure gender inclusivity on City forms
  • 16 participants
  • 1:02 hours
councilors
ordinances
residents
mayors
gender
panelist
ruling
allowed
boston
appointment
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7 Dec 2020

Docket #0684 - Ordinance on surveillance oversight and information sharing
  • 25 participants
  • 2:37 hours
ordinances
oversight
surveillance
legislation
governance
authorities
safeguarding
hearings
criminalizing
massachusetts
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3 Dec 2020

Docket #0945 - An ordinance amending Chapter 12-9 of the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, regarding human rights
  • 10 participants
  • 1:14 hours
ordinances
legislation
committee
boston
authorizing
jurisdiction
residents
councilor
allowing
0945
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3 Dec 2020

Docket #1051 - Petition for a special law re: Preference for Boston High School Graduates for the Position of Police Officers in the City of Boston
  • 11 participants
  • 2:10 hours
bostonians
officers
councilors
policing
ordinances
mayor
residents
hearings
candidate
allowing
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1 Dec 2020

Docket #0885 - Ordinance establishing a Civilian Review Board within the City of Boston
Docket #1094, ordinance establishing the Office of Police Accountability and Transparency
  • 15 participants
  • 2:36 hours
ordinances
authorities
councilors
boston
proceedings
appointing
allowing
0885
consultations
dockets
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19 Nov 2020

Docket #0811 - Ordinance restricting the use of chemical crowd control agents and kinetic impact projectiles
  • 12 participants
  • 1:50 hours
panelists
councilors
hearings
committee
come
arrival
conversation
attending
session
allowing
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10 Nov 2020

Docket #0684 - Ordinance on surveillance oversight and information sharing
  • 51 participants
  • 3:22 hours
panelists
currently
meet
reconvene
comments
anybody
counselors
talking
people
broadcasted
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5 Nov 2020

Docket #0427 - Hearing Regarding Biannual Review of the Boston Employment Commission and Boston Residents Jobs Policy
  • 12 participants
  • 2:33 hours
councilors
councilor
council
councilman
residents
mayor
boston
ordinance
hearings
accountability
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27 Oct 2020

Docket #1041 - Ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VI, Section 6-10, Language and Communications Access for City Services
  • 25 participants
  • 2:31 hours
ordinances
councilmember
bostonians
hearings
residents
convening
legislation
allowing
1041
speech
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20 Oct 2020

Docket #0945 - Ordinance amending Chapter 12-9 of the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, regarding human rights
  • 13 participants
  • 1:35 hours
boston
council
hearings
mayor
policymakers
0954
report
bylaws
allowing
sir
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14 Oct 2020

Docket #0643 - Hearing to Explore Preparation for the Upcoming 2020 Elections in September and November
  • 13 participants
  • 1:24 hours
councilor
electeds
committee
elections
civic
session
administration
governor
bostonians
0643
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14 Oct 2020

Docket #1032 - Ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter X, concerning housing stability, requiring notice to tenants and former homeowners of rights and resources
  • 14 participants
  • 1:33 hours
housing
ordinances
residents
evictions
mayor
council
allowing
hearings
advisement
moratorium
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8 Oct 2020

Docket #0232 - Hearing regarding a text amendment for the Boston Zoning Code Relative to Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
  • 14 participants
  • 2:11 hours
approved
participants
administration
hearings
residents
having
hi
ahead
flu
lunch
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8 Oct 2020

Docket #0851 - Order for an amendment to the Boston City Charter pursuant to G.L. c. 43B, §10(b)
  • 15 participants
  • 1:57 hours
councilors
ordinances
boston
mayoral
legislative
hearings
referendum
amending
approved
charter
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5 Oct 2020

Docket #0226 - Ordinance to provide for the safe disposal of sharps through the establishment of a Product Stewardship Program
  • 10 participants
  • 51 minutes
council
legislation
ordinance
residents
procedures
stewardship
staff
judgment
boston
sharp
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1 Oct 2020

Docket #0225 - Ordinance to create the Special Commission on Ending Family Homelessness
  • 13 participants
  • 50 minutes
council
committee
boston
homelessness
reconvene
authorities
planning
proceedings
public
starting
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29 Sep 2020

Docket #1003 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Directing the City of Boston Police Department to Waive the Maximum Age Requirement for Police Officer Daryle LaMonica
  • 6 participants
  • 21 minutes
officer
boston
law
qualifications
policies
allow
proceedings
governor
councillor
district
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25 Sep 2020

Docket #0909 - Ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter 8-7, Public Improvement Commission
  • 11 participants
  • 56 minutes
counselors
councillor
chief
commissioners
consultation
appointed
hey
10
colleague
taking
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24 Sep 2020

Dockets #0942, 0943, 0944 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Regarding the Disability Pension for Ryan Lenane; Harry Jean; Terry Cotton
  • 13 participants
  • 1:29 hours
meet
having
chairwoman
hi
morning
currently
taking
coworkers
speakers
harry
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14 Sep 2020

Docket #0225 - Ordinance to create the Special Commission on Ending Family Homelessness
  • 20 participants
  • 2:19 hours
panelists
councilors
guest
attendees
convene
comments
conversations
having
christine
waiting
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8 Sep 2020

Government Operations Working Session - Docket #0296 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to the Boston Landmarks Commission
  • 9 participants
  • 48 minutes
bostonians
boston
landmarking
massachusetts
residents
council
committee
legislation
permitting
building
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8 Sep 2020

Docket #0885 - A hearing regarding an ordinance establishing a Civilian Review Board in the City of Boston
  • 23 participants
  • 3:00 hours
watching
guest
recording
speakers
chairwoman
participants
comments
candace
panelist
screen
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20 Aug 2020

Docket #0895 - Ordinance amending CBC Chapter 8-13, Equitable Regulation of the Cannabis Industry in the City of Boston
  • 17 participants
  • 1:41 hours
viewers
hey
currently
monitored
contacted
candace
comments
ready
julia
jayla
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10 Aug 2020

Docket #0811 - Ordinance restricting the use of chemical crowd control agents and kinetic impact projectiles
  • 20 participants
  • 2:18 hours
ordinances
council
jurisdiction
officials
deemed
allowed
panelists
community
massachusetts
demonstrators
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6 Aug 2020

Docket #0643 - Regarding Preparation for the Upcoming 2020 Elections in September and November
  • 11 participants
  • 2:08 hours
assistant
hearings
apprised
witness
talking
come
madam
invited
councilor
8pm
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6 Aug 2020

Docket #0851 - Regarding an amendment to the Boston City Charter pursuant to G.L. c. 43B, §10(b)
  • 19 participants
  • 2:08 hours
meet
bostonians
invited
morning
hi
panelists
session
chairwoman
councilors
staff
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16 Jul 2020

Docket #0233 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Relative to the Zoning Board of Appeal
  • 11 participants
  • 2:08 hours
commissioners
convening
councilmembers
administration
welcomes
having
comments
going
okay
christine
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14 Jul 2020

Docket #0232 - Regarding a text amendment for the Boston Zoning Code Relative to Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
  • 15 participants
  • 2:29 hours
conversations
having
panelists
currently
taking
hey
sharing
showing
colleague
screen
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19 Jun 2020

Docket #0683 - WORKING SESSION: An ordinance banning facial recognition technology in Boston
  • 15 participants
  • 1:22 hours
councilors
bostonians
authorizing
ordinances
officials
enacted
residents
surveillance
proceeding
recognizing
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19 Jun 2020

Docket #0232 - WORKING SESSION regarding a text amendment for the Boston Zoning Code Relative to Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
  • 22 participants
  • 2:20 hours
welcoming
attendee
panelists
come
speakers
hey
chairwoman
comments
1010
video
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9 Jun 2020

Docket #0683 - Ordinance banning facial recognition technology in Boston
  • 55 participants
  • 3:28 hours
councilors
councilmembers
elected
governing
officials
hearings
citizens
bostonians
proceeding
governor
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9 Jun 2020

Docket #0683 - Ordinance banning facial recognition technology in Boston
  • 53 participants
  • 3:31 hours
councilors
surveillance
governing
authorities
citizens
bostonians
facial
criminalizing
ban
recognition
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4 Jun 2020

Docket #0669 - Hearing reviewing the implementation of the ordinance establishing the equitable regulation of the cannabis industry in the City of Boston
  • 23 participants
  • 2:26 hours
attending
come
meet
conversations
chairwoman
counselors
councilors
ready
currently
legalization
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22 May 2020

Docket #0505 - Petition for a Special Law re: An Act regarding the Disability Pension for Scott O’Brien, Ryan Lenane, Harry Jean, Terry Cotton, Kurt Stokinger, Matthew Morris and Richard Cintolo
  • 12 participants
  • 1:26 hours
councilors
hearings
mayoral
administrations
meet
convened
public
proceeding
conversations
responders
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30 Apr 2020

Docket #0427 - Hearing Regarding Biannual Review of the Boston Employment Commission and Boston Residents Jobs Policy
  • 19 participants
  • 2:34 hours
travis
trina
hey
currently
chairwoman
michelle
kim
madison
comments
jeannie
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22 Apr 2020

Docket #0232 - Order regarding a text amendment for the Boston Zoning Code Relative to Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing
  • 25 participants
  • 1:56 hours
legislation
administrations
approving
policy
residents
amending
discussion
house
councilwoman
convening
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7 Apr 2020

Docket #0100, petition for a special law re: An Act Authorizing Additional Licenses for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on the Premises in Boston; and,

Docket #0281, petition for a special law re: An Act Authorizing Additional Licenses for the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages to be Drunk on the Premises in Boston
  • 12 participants
  • 2:09 hours
officials
convening
hearings
councilor
residents
elected
allowing
conducted
boston
statehouse
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10 Dec 2019

Docket #0549 - An ordinance amending Chapter IX of the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, regarding landlords providing voter registration to tenants
  • 5 participants
  • 21 minutes
ordinances
voter
councilors
legislation
landlords
civic
residential
mandate
registration
boston
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6 Dec 2019

Dockets #1452 and Docket #1453

Docket #1452, petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Certain Affordable Housing in the Charlestown Section of the City of Boston; and,


Docket #1453, petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Certain Affordable Housing in the Brighton Section of the City of Boston
  • 6 participants
  • 32 minutes
residents
legislation
housing
approvals
redevelopment
civic
provided
councilwoman
charlestown
comments
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2 Dec 2019

Docket #0184 - An ordinance reauthorizing condominium conversion protections in the City of Boston
  • 5 participants
  • 37 minutes
ordinances
ordinance
residents
housing
legislation
municipal
authorizing
reauthorizing
allowing
boston
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7 Nov 2019

Docket #1337 - An ordinance establishing the Office of Inspector General within the City of Boston
  • 14 participants
  • 1:59 hours
governance
jurisdictional
hearings
ordinance
officials
investigatory
councilís
appointees
counsel
bostonians
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7 Nov 2019

Docket #0188 - A hearing on an ordinance relative to the establishment of an independent commission on equal opportunity and the elimination of systemic bias in the workplace
  • 8 participants
  • 1:03 hours
council
mayor
ordinances
jurisdiction
interrogatories
appointees
hearings
accountability
proceeding
bostonians
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17 Sep 2019

Docket #1264 - Hearing regarding a Home Rule Petition to the General Court entitled “An Act Authorizing the Boston Redevelopment Authority to Grant Easements for Utility Purposes over a Portion of a Certain Parcel of Land Located in the City of Boston”.
  • 10 participants
  • 56 minutes
residents
approvals
authority
legislative
committee
allowing
counsel
councilor
bylaws
petition
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13 Sep 2019

Docket #0975 - Ordinance amending the Boston Trust Act
  • 22 participants
  • 1:43 hours
ordinances
legislation
councilors
allowing
constitutional
citizens
mayor
amending
trust
boston
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28 Aug 2019

Docket #0830 - Citizen petition entitled “Petition for Renaming Dudley Square to Nubian Square.” This petition will place a local nonbinding public opinion advisory question on the ballot for the next regular municipal election, which will occur on November 5, 2019
  • 14 participants
  • 1:15 hours
council
citizens
petitions
elected
ballot
referendum
mayor
approval
discussion
nubians
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14 Aug 2019

Docket #1122 - An Act for the City of Boston to grant one additional license for the sale of alcoholic beverages to be drunk on premises
  • 3 participants
  • 16 minutes
boston
residents
license
liquor
statehouse
councilor
legislation
authorizing
committee
petition
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18 Jun 2019

Docket #0671, appointment of Sammy Nabulsi as a Member of the Municipal Lobbying Commission for a term expiring January 3, 2022;

Docket #0672, appointment of Stephanie Everett as a Member of the Municipal Lobbying Commission for a term expiring January 3, 2022;

Docket #0673 appointment of Vivien Li as a Member of the Municipal Lobbying Commission for a term expiring January 3, 2022
  • 8 participants
  • 54 minutes
ordinances
councilor
hearings
appointees
legislation
lobbyists
mayoral
committee
boston
apprised
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11 Jun 2019

Docket #0173 - Petition for a Special Law re: A Cadet Program in the City of Boston Fire Department
  • 10 participants
  • 1:38 hours
boston
personnel
firefighters
residents
conducted
legislatively
councilor
civil
race
grant
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30 May 2019

Docket #0663, an ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapters VI, VII, XVI, and XVIII, concerning the registration and licensing of dogs, transfer of the Animal Care and Control unit from the Inspectional Services Department to the Parks and Recreation Department
  • 4 participants
  • 20 minutes
ordinances
regulations
administration
residents
councillor
pet
consideration
reforms
coyotes
parks
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2 May 2019

Docket #0348 - Order for a hearing regarding equity in the City of Boston Procurement and Purchasing.
  • 16 participants
  • 2:29 hours
councilors
committee
ordinances
hearings
convening
administration
executive
mayor
panelists
equity
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18 Apr 2019

Docket #0644 - Order for the adjustment of the local room occupancy excise rate under MGL c.64G, section 3A, and acceptance of MGL c. 64G, sections 3D(a) and 3D(b) allowing cities and towns to impose a community impact fee on short-term rentals
  • 11 participants
  • 1:04 hours
residents
occupancy
bostonians
ordinance
housing
tenants
regulations
council
mayor
fees
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2 Apr 2019

Docket #0211 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Voting Precincts in the City of Boston

Docket #0314 - Ordinance requiring review of precincts in the City of Boston
  • 12 participants
  • 1:51 hours
precincts
balloting
district
civic
redistricting
municipalities
selectmen
amendment
hearings
dockets
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26 Mar 2019

Docket #0106 - A hearing regarding a home rule petition to further leverage commercial development to build housing, create jobs, and preserve inclusionary development.
  • 33 participants
  • 2:23 hours
bostonians
residents
municipal
initiatives
legislation
councilors
allowing
rezoning
petition
46
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19 Mar 2019

Docket #0315 - An ordinance establishing equitable regulation of the cannabis industry in the City of Boston
  • 40 participants
  • 3:21 hours
hearings
ordinances
councilors
legislation
legalization
panelists
committee
allowing
establishment
bostonians
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18 Mar 2019

Docket #0250 - An ordinance protecting local wetlands and promoting climate change adaptation in the City of Boston
  • 23 participants
  • 1:40 hours
councilors
massachusetts
mitigation
permitting
jurisdictional
residents
wetland
panelists
counsel
governor
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26 Feb 2019

Docket #0210 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Certain Affordable Housing in the South End Section of the City of Boston
  • 3 participants
  • 14 minutes
residents
housing
boston
legislation
redevelopment
petitions
mayor
approved
counsel
outreach
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26 Feb 2019

Docket #0209 - Message and ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter XVII, regarding licensing and regulating shared mobility businesses.
  • 15 participants
  • 1:27 hours
ordinances
municipalities
governance
regulations
approved
councilor
transportation
committee
public
discussion
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11 Feb 2019

Docket #0311, petition for a special law re: An Act Regarding the Terms of Office for City Councillors;
Docket #0312, petition for a special law re: An Act Relative to Election Procedures in the City of Boston; and,
Docket #0313, petition for a special law re: An Act Concerning a Vacancy in the Office of City Councillor-At-Large
  • 12 participants
  • 59 minutes
councilmen
councilors
electing
councilor
councilman
council
councillors
elected
mayoral
legislation
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28 Jan 2019

Docket #0130- Petition for a Special Law re: An Act Authorizing the City of Boston to Offer Early Voting in Municipal Elections
  • 11 participants
  • 1:06 hours
municipals
elected
civic
councilors
voting
massachusetts
petitions
legislation
precincts
allowing
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30 Nov 2018

Docket #1399 - Ordinance for the establishment of a commission for economic justice in the City of Boston construction industry
  • 60 participants
  • 3:51 hours
ordinances
bostonians
residents
councilors
mayor
appointees
legislative
employ
initiatives
immigration
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27 Nov 2018

Docket #1543- Ordinance regarding fair work week employment standards for City contractors
  • 16 participants
  • 2:05 hours
ordinances
municipal
jurisdictionally
bostonians
mandated
legislation
overseeing
councilwoman
employers
planning
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24 Sep 2018

Docket #1150 - Ordinance amending City of Boston Code 18-1.16 (Parkway or Street Occupancy Permit for Delivery Vehicles)
  • 3 participants
  • 19 minutes
permits
permit
delivery
ordinance
transportation
residents
traffic
trucking
moving
convenience
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21 Jun 2018

Docket #0913 - Hearing regarding an ordinance to amend CBC 5-5.10 regarding salary categories for certain offices
  • 10 participants
  • 1:25 hours
councilors
mayoral
ordinances
legislative
appointed
committee
administrations
boston
consulting
tobin
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1 Jun 2018

Docket #0566 - Order to amend City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VI, Section 6-6.3, and the Schedule of Parking Fine
  • 12 participants
  • 1:08 hours
ordinances
ordinance
council
citywide
legislation
municipal
mayor
ticketed
proceed
boston
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11 May 2018

Docket #0567- Message and Ordinance amending the City of Boston Code, Chapter VI, Section 6-9.5(G), the Solar Renewable Energy Certificates Revolving Fund
  • 5 participants
  • 16 minutes
renewable
amendment
ordinance
authorized
councilor
fund
purpose
tax
reap
austin
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8 May 2018

Docket #0623 - Petition for a special law re: An Act Directing the City of Boston Police Department to waive the maximum age requirement for police officers for Hugh Trong Ngo
  • 6 participants
  • 10 minutes
officer
boston
mayor
qualifications
law
resident
age
hugh
malley
come
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10 Apr 2018

Docket #0386 - Hearing Regarding the Proposed 13 Hospital Merger of Caregroup, Inc.(Parent Company of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center) and Lahey Health System
  • 21 participants
  • 1:57 hours
council
hearings
merger
municipal
entities
decisions
massachusetts
concern
petition
clinic
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9 Apr 2018

Docket #0174 - Ordinance regarding Right of Free Petition
  • 14 participants
  • 1:02 hours
councilors
ordinances
councilman
petitions
residents
mayoral
legislative
elected
boston
participatory
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26 Mar 2018

Docket #0166 - An Ordinance Increasing Access to Voter Registration
  • 16 participants
  • 1:09 hours
legislation
legislature
elected
voter
councilors
boston
statehouse
civics
residents
precincts
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12 Dec 2017

Docket #1325 - Ordinance promoting equity in City of Boston contracts
  • 6 participants
  • 44 minutes
councilor
proposals
citizens
ordinance
accountability
initiative
policies
bostonians
partnership
conducted
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8 Dec 2017

Docket #1487 - Ordinance amending acoustic live entertainment in Boston.
  • 8 participants
  • 26 minutes
ordinances
council
allowing
hear
residents
performances
approvals
public
boston
symphony
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8 Dec 2017

DOCKET #1425 - Hearing regarding an order to accept the local option provided in Section 3 of Chapter 64N of the General Laws and set the local sales tax on recreational marijuana at the maximum-allowed 3 percent rate.
  • 10 participants
  • 38 minutes
massachusetts
legalization
municipal
bostonians
permitting
governor
legal
governing
authorizing
comments
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16 Nov 2017

Docket# 0752: A hearing on Certain Affordable Housing in Roxbury and Jamaica Plain

Docket# 1050: Home Rule Petition re: Energy Savings in Raymond L. Flynn Marine Park
  • 8 participants
  • 1:00 hours
approvals
legislation
redevelopment
regulatory
municipally
housing
proposals
subsidized
grants
bid
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12 Oct 2017

Docket #1200 - Ordinance regarding the right to charge
  • 7 participants
  • 21 minutes
ordinances
ordinance
municipally
regulations
legislation
jurisdictions
residents
legal
charge
council
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16 Aug 2017

Docket #1064- Ordinance providing safe and effective disposal of sharps.
  • 12 participants
  • 1:11 hours
ordinances
ordinance
disposals
residents
regulations
councilor
handling
needles
administering
precautions
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22 Jun 2017

Docket #0393- Petition for a Special Law re: An Act authorizing additional licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages to be drunk on premises
  • 14 participants
  • 1:36 hours
permitting
legislation
bostonians
petitioners
authorizing
licenses
ordinance
liquor
establishment
precincts
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20 Jun 2017

Docket #0655 - Ordinance amending Boston Fire Prevention Code Article 8, Hot Works Operations
  • 4 participants
  • 35 minutes
ordinance
authorizing
firefighters
amending
05
council
work
welders
staff
inspectors
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13 Jun 2017

Docket #0760- Ordinance creating the Sanctuary Schools Act
  • 19 participants
  • 1:54 hours
councilors
councilor
council
policymakers
counsels
residents
jurisdictional
hearings
immigration
attend
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9 May 2017

Docket #0135- An Act concerning Insurance Benefits for Surviving Spouses
  • 7 participants
  • 22 minutes
remarriage
retirees
widows
spouses
repealed
claiming
firefighters
legal
statehouse
councilman
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13 Apr 2017

Docket #0517 - Home Rule Petition re: Ownership and Occupancy Deadline for Residential Property Tax Exemptions in the City of Boston
  • 4 participants
  • 20 minutes
residents
residence
homeowner
residential
councilor
ordinance
assessor
statehouse
approving
legislation
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3 Apr 2017

Docket #0389- Acceptance of the Municipal Modernization Act, a local option for the purpose of maintaining a perking meter fund reserved for appropriation
  • 3 participants
  • 13 minutes
parking
municipal
receipts
revenue
depositing
budgeting
appropriating
meter
administration
austin
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