Newton CPC hearing set for March 13, 7:00 p.m.

The main agenda item for the next CPC meeting is a PUBLIC HEARING on proposed revisions to the funding guidelines in Newton’s Community Preservation Plan, including the following:

  • Percentage of funding targeted for each CPA-eligible resource (affordable housing, historic resources, open space/outdoor recreation land)
  • Principles for prioritizing projects that are CPA-appropriate as well as CPA-eligible
  • Expectations for matching, non-CPA funds in different project categories

The proposed revisions have been online since November 2017 from the program’s home web page ( and from its Guidelines & Forms page. If you wish to comment on these guidelines but cannot attend the hearing, please contact Alice Ingerson at or 617.796.1144.

March 13, 7:00 pm
City Hall Room 211