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Boston Conservation Commission to Hear Boston Boat Basin LLC, Yacht Haven, Request for New & Replacement Pilings and Floats


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 February 1, 2012 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 Update from the Massachusetts Port Authority on the Green Bus Depot Project, subject to Order of Conditions DEP File No. 006-1260, and design development of the East Boston Greenway Extension.

6:15 PM Notice of Intent from Boston Autoport LLC, for the demolition of a 245,000 square-foot, one-story warehouse building at Mystic Pier No. 1, 100 Terminal Street, Charlestown, Boston Inner Harbor and Little Mystic Channel (Designated Port Area).

6:30 PM Enforcement Order issued to Robert G. Stewart for conducting work within the 100-foot Buffer Zone to wetland resource areas without a valid Order of Conditions, 108 Beaver Street, Hyde Park.Continued from the January 18, 2012 Public Hearing[box]

 6:45 PM Request to amend Order of Conditions DEP File No. 006-1244 from Boston Boat Basin LLC, to replace existing floats and remove and install existing and new piles at 87 Commercial Wharf, North End, Boston Inner Harbor (Land Under Ocean, Fish Run). Continued from the January 4, 2012 Public Hearing


7:00 PM General Business:

Request for Certificate of Compliance for Order of Conditions DEP File No. 006-1200 from NSTAR Electric and Gas Corporation for geotechnical borings within the Chelsea River as part of a feasibility study for the installation of an electrical transmission conduit, 338 East Eagle Street, East Boston.

Sign Language interpreters are available upon prior request.  The Commission will hold a public meeting immediately following the last hearing or as appropriate following any hearing.  Plans and filings with the Commission may be viewed at the Environment Department, Boston City Hall, Room 805, during regular business hours, 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday.  For more information, call (617) 635-4417.

For the Commission,

Chris H. Busch, Executive Director

[Emphasis added by Editor]