CPA Proposals & Projects

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  • The links below lead to pages with contact information & the full text of major documents about each proposal or project. Housing projects are listed here by street name. Documents are posted as submitted, without proofreading or editing. If a link is missing or does not work, please contact staff for assistance.
  • After clicking on each link, you may need to scroll down to find the current project -- some pages include multiple projects or multiple funding phases for a single project.

Pending Pre- & Full Proposals

For a summary of all current pre- and full proposals, see this link: Reports - Current: Pending Pre- & Full Proposals.

Pre-Proposals Submitted to the CPC

These projects have submitted pre-proposals for public discussion by the CPC but have not yet submitted full proposals for CPC public hearings and funding votes:   

  • City Hall (Front) & War Memorial Exterior Stairs historic rehabilitation & accessibility - On 12 March 2019 the CPC voted to consider a full proposal off-cycle for initial design funds, if it included a clear plan for additional non-CPA funding.
  • Riverside Greenway (recreation land), $50,000 in design funding for trail design between Riverside and Auburndale - On 11 June 2019 the CPC agreed to consider a full proposal if and when the project's state funding is confirmed.
  • Newton Housing Authority Acceptance of CAN-DO Portfolio (affordable housing) $1.5 million CPA request, $1.3 million CDBG request, plus other funding - On 9 July 2019 the CPC voted to consider a full proposal for this project. A public hearing and possible CPC funding vote may be scheduled on 10 September 2019, if the complete proposal is received by early August.

Full Proposals Currently Pending Before the CPC 

The CPC makes each full proposal available on this website for at least 1 month prior to holding a public hearing on the proposal. 

CPC Recommendations Pending Before the City Council

To confirm when the Council and its committees will discuss each recommendation below, please contact Council staff directly, using the contact information in Council Committees That Review CPC Recommendations under Committees & Meetings - City Council on this website.

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[photo below by Peter Vanderwarker]

Active Funded Projects

The City Council has appropriated funds for these projects, based on the CPC's recommendations. For a summary of all funded projects underway, see this link: Reports - Current: Active Funded Projects.

Completed or Canceled Projects

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