Land Use Committee

Public Hearings on the Tuesday following the second Monday of each month, working sessions on the Tuesdays following the first and fourth Mondays of each month.

Chair: Councilor Schwartz
Vice-Chair: Councilor Lipof
Members: Councilors Greenberg, Auchincloss, Kelley, Markiewicz, Crossley, Laredo
Clerk: Nadia Khan, nkhan@newtonma.gov

The Land Use Committee reviews matters relating to Special Permit and Site Plan Approval petitions; utility petitions relating to Special Permit and Site Plan Approval projects; zone change petitions relating to individual, specific parcels; sign permits; lodging house and dormitory licenses; licensing of automobile dealers; permits for storage of towed vehicles; and matters relating to Community Preservation housing proposals.

To communicate with members of the City Council relating Special Permit Petitions, please use the e-mail address: citycouncil@newtonma.gov

Notes from the Chairman Regarding the Special Permit Process

Statement of Good Practices Regarding Land Use Petitions

Current Special Permits

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