Newtonville Area Council

Contact Us Letters and bylaws Meeting Information Current Projects


Area Council Elections

November 7, 2017

The four Area Council elections will take place on the voting day of the other Municipal elections (Mayor, City Council, School Committee)

PLEASE NOTE: YOU MUST REQUEST AN AREA COUNCIL BALLOT, which is separate from the other ballot.

For your convenience, we have provided a Brochure with information on all 13 candidates for the 9 positions on the Newtonville Area Council.

The next meeting of the council will be:

November Meeting

Thursday, November 9, 2017 at  7 p.m.

Room 211, Newton City Hall

1000 Commonwealth Ave


Please come early at 6:30 for an update on the Cabot School Project

Stay informed about the City's plans for Walnut Street improvements in the Village Center.  And provide your feedback to the City about what is important to you.  Email your comments to .

Click here to go to the City's Walnut Street page.


Click here to access presentations to the NAC on the proposed Washington Place development at Washington and Walnut Streets in Newtonville ("Orr Block")

Click here to go to the Washington Place special permit page on the City Council Web Pages


Stay Informed - Click here to join the Newtonville Area Council email list


Newtonville Area Council Board Members


Peter Bruce Claflin Place
Joy Huber Whitney Rd
Marc Kaufman Walnut St
Wayne Koch Greylock Rd
Thomas Kraus Walnut St
Colleen Minaker  Bemis St.
 Susan Reisler  Claflin Place
Helene Sroat Wildwood Ave
Tim Stone Briar Lane


Contact Us

You can reach the council by e-mail at

Boundaries & Member Area

Click here for a map of the Newtonville Area Council boundaries.

Click here for a list of streets included in the Newtonville Area Council.

Links to Important Projects

Proposed development at Washington and Walnut Streets ("Orr Block")

First Developer Presentation (February 11, 2016)

Second Developer Presentation (March 10, 2016)

NAC Presentation (March 10, 2016)

NAC Presentation (November 1, 2016)

Click here for links to the city's Information on Austin St.

Click here for links to the city's Information on Walnut St.

Click here for links to the city's Information on Court St.

Council By-Laws

Newtonville Area Council By-Laws.

Meeting Information

Newtonville Area Council Meetings, Agendas and Minutes


Meetings of the Newtonville Area Council

The Council typically meets at 7 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month at City Hall.

Newtonville Area Council meetings are open to the public and the location of the meeting is handicap accessible.

Do you want Email notices regarding Newtonville?

The non-profit association Beautiful Newtonville has generously made it's email list and service available to the Newtonville Area Council.  By joining their list, you will receive both Beautiful Newtonville and Newtonville Area Council notices.  To sign up, please visit,  There is an email enrollment link on the Beautiful Newtonville home page.   Beautiful Newtonville's Privacy Policy prohibits any other sharing or selling of the email list.

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