Community Preservation Program
The Massachusetts Community Preservation Act (CPA) provides local and state funds for affordable housing, historic resources, open space and recreation land.
◄ To learn more about the CPA and Newton's CPA program,
click on the navigation links at left.
For a slide show of Newton's CPA projects by neighborhood,
click on the photo collage at right. ►
|The Next Funding Deadline - Sooner Than You Think! |
| 1 February 2014 || ||to request the required in-person orientation meeting with staff |
| 1 March 2014 || ||for email receipt of pre-proposals |
| 1 October 2014 || ||for receipt of full proposals the CPC agrees to consider based on its pre-proposal discussions. |
|Upcoming Community Preservation Committee Meetings |
| |12 December 2013 |The CPC meeting originally scheduled for this date has been canceled. |
|public hearings on new proposals |
|9 January 2014 ||Allen House (West Newton, historic resources), CPA request $2,000,000, total cost $4,450,000 |
| ||Historic Burying Grounds (Newton Centre, historic resources), CPA request $290,207, total cost $326,648 |
|22 January 2014 ||Farlow Park Pond & Bridge (Newton Corner, historic resources), , CPA request $476,780, total cost $582,380 |
| ||Newton Highlands Playground (recreation), current CPA request $240,000, anticipated CPA construction request $1,960,000, total cost $3,511,000 |
|13 February 2014 ||City Archives Strategic Plan (historic resources), CPA request $20,000, total cost $23,780 |
| ||City Hall Veterans Wing Historic Artifacts (historic resources), CPA request $19,000, total cost $19,355 |
| ||City Hall Accessibility & Acoustics (historic resources), CPA request $701,900, total cost $781,900 |
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If it snows,
check here or call 617.796.1144 after 2 pm on the day of the meeting for a notice of possible cancellation or rescheduling.
|Click on these links above for meeting details: |
|Alice E. Ingerson, Ph.D. |
Community Preservation Program Manager
|Newton Planning & Development Department |
City Hall, 1000 Commonwealth Ave.
Newton, MA 02459
617.796.1089 TDD / TTY
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