Boston Conservation Commission

August 6, 2014 Hearing Agenda
In accordance with the Massachusetts Wetlands Protection Act, M.G.L. Chapter 131, Section 40, the BOSTON CONSERVATION COMMISSION will hold a public hearing in Boston City Hall, Room 801 on August 6, 2014 to review the following projects to determine what conditions, if any, the Commission will impose in order to protect the interests of the public and private water supply, ground water, prevention of pollution, flood control, prevention of storm damage, protection of fisheries and land containing shellfish, and protection of wildlife habitat:

6:00 PM Notice of Intent for DEP File No. 006-1400 from Port Norfolk Yacht Club for Pile Replacement at 170-181 Walnut St, Dorchester, Neponset River (LUWW)

6:15 PM Notice of Intent for DEP File No. 006-1401 from Exelon New Boston for Oil Storage Tank Removal & Remediation, 776 Summer St, South Boston, Reserved Channel (Buffer to Coastal Bank)

6:30 PM Notice of Intent from Mass DCR for Schaffer Paper Remediation & Park Conversion, 75 Taylor St, Dorchester, Neponset River (Riverfront Area, Coastal Bank, Salt Marsh, LSCSF)

6:45 PM Notice of Intent from Excel Academy Charter School for Construction of a New School & Parking, 415 Bremen St, East Boston (LSCSF)

7:00 PM Updates and General Business

  • Request for a Certificate of Compliance for DEP File No. 006-1358, Mariner Tower LLC, Telecommunications Tower, 150 William F. McClellan Highway, East Boston

  • Request for a Certificate of Compliance  for DEP File No. 006-0240, Boston Edison Co., Dredging within Thermal Barrier, 776 Summer St, South Boston, Reserved Channel (work never initiated)

  • Ratification of Emergency Certification issued on 7/18/14 to Shipyard Quarters Marina for removal of piles and the wave attenuator at Pier 8.

  • Review & Approval of Meeting Minutes: 7/16/14


For more information, call 617-635-4417. Plans and filings with the Commission may be viewed at the Environment Department, Boston City Hall, Room 709, during regular business hours, 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday. The Commission will hold a public meeting immediately following the last hearing or as appropriate following any hearing. Sign Language interpreters are available upon prior request.