From the Feb. 5 Zoning Board of Appeals hearing, City Hall:
•213 West Springfield St. Applicant: Andreas Hwang
Purpose: Interior renovation of 5 apartments. No exterior work.
•234 West Newton St. Applicant: Christopher DeBord
Correct violation to build a deck without permit for unit 2 on top of existing garage at rear of building. New roof deck. *Exterior connection of main structure to detached garage for roof access. (Historic approval required).
•569 Boylston St. Applicant: Chick-Fil-A, Inc.
The project consists of a tenant fit-out of the existing 5,280 SF (gross floor area) Boloco restaurant with take-out and outdoor patio seating with 32 seats for seasonal use and converting it to a new Chick-fil-A restaurant with take-out and outdoor patio seating with 14 seats for seasonal use. The proposed work also includes the construction of a ground floor addition onto the front of the building, and additional usable space added to the 3rd floor. The existing Boloco restaurant and take-out uses, located on the ground floor and basement, were authorized by Board of Appeal conditional use permit (BZC 30781), which included a proviso limiting the take-out uses to Boloco. This proviso will need to be removed or a new conditional use permit for take-out uses will be required. The work will also expand the restaurant and take-out uses to include the entire second floor of the building, currently used for office. The existing outdoor patio seating area is being reduced from 32 to 16 seats to accommodate the ground floor addition.
•121 Beacon St. Applicant: Evie Dykema
Remodel/Expand existing penthouse and construct new roof decks.
From the Feb. 5 Entertain Application hearing, City Hall:
•THE TROPHY ROOM, 26-32 CHANDLER ST., South End.
TO MAINTAIN AND OPERATE THE CATEGORIES OF THREE (3) INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC, TWO (2) VOCALIST, KARAOKE, TRIVIA, AND FLOOR SHOWS FOR CABARET PERFORMANCES.
From the Feb. 6 Conservation Commission meeting, City Hall:
Acceptance of Order of Conditions:
•Notice of Intent from CDM Smith on behalf of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for phase 2 of the Muddy River flood damage reduction limited project located along the Muddy River.
•Notice of Intent from CDM Smith on behalf of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for the landscape rehabilitation limited project located along the Muddy River.
COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON CITY, NEIGHBORHOOD SERVICES AND VETERANS AND MILITARY AFFAIRS WORKING SESSION, Feb. 8, 11 a.m.
Order for a hearing regarding the issues related to stray voltage in the City of Boston. This matter is sponsored by Councilor Ed Flynn.
From the Feb. 11 Community Preservation Committee meeting, City Hall, 6 p.m.:
•Tally of neighborhood and category representation, and funding totals.
•Final vote on slate for recommendation to the Mayor and City Council.
From the Feb. 12 Licensed Premise Violations hearing, City Hall, 10 a.m.
•Wheeling’s Bar, LLC, d/b/a: Beehive, 541 Tremont St., South End.
Date: 12/24/2018. Intoxicated patron requiring medical assistance.
•The Pitcher’s Mound, Inc., d/b/a: Diamond At Fenway, 72 Brookline Ave., Fenway. Date: 10/23/2018. Sale of alcohol (draft beers) to two intoxicated patrons at 4th floor, Boylston Porch Pub ‑ behind Cumberland Terrace.
From the Feb. 13 Back Bay Architectural Commission meeting, City Hall, 4:30 p.m.:
•235 Newbury St.: Unapproved canopy, signage, security camera and rooftop mechanical equipment at new storefront entry.
•167 Newbury St.: Unapproved banner at fencing.
•163 Newbury St.: At roof install mechanical equipment and safety guardrail.
•320 Beacon St.: At rear yard remove cherry tree.
•260 Beacon St.: At front façade replace two fourth-story two-over-two non-historic vinyl windows with wood one-over-one windows.
•12-14 Commonwealth Ave.: At roof install standing-seam metal siding at existing elevator head houses, remove access ladder and platform, and replace access door and access panels in-kind; at rear and side elevations replace all windows with one-over-one aluminum-clad windows; at light wells replace all windows with one-over-one aluminum-clad windows and install 32 wall vents.
•398 Beacon St.: At front façade replace three first-story four-over-four non-historic wood windows and three garden-level two-over-two wood windows with two-over-two wood windows; at rear elevation replace three first-story two-over-two wood windows in-kind; at rear garage replace doors, install new light fixtures, re-point masonry, install cast stone lintel, install brick veneer over concrete block wall, install new black rubber membrane roof, install copper gutters and downspouts, install new wood deck, and install new iron railing; and at courtyard install copper cladding, mahogany doors, brick paving and new landscaping.
•344 Beacon St.: Repair and re-paint existing iron railings; at front façade replace garden-level door and modify existing window openings at penthouse; at rear elevation clean, repair and re-point masonry, replace fifth-story balcony doors with windows, modify first-story door opening, and replace two garden-level doors; at rear courtyard remove exiting tree and water feature; and at south elevation of garage replace entry door, create door opening, and install steel canopy.
From the Feb. 14 state Outdoor Advertising Board, Transportation Building (10 Park Plaza), 11 a.m.:
•The agenda includes application by Clear Channel Outdoor for two electronic permits to replace existing traditional billboard permits at the following location(s): 48 – 62 Brookline Avenue (rooftop) existing structure, facing west; and 48 – 62 Brookline Ave. (rooftop) existing structure, facing east.
Please be advised that these application for permits were removed from the Thursday, January 10, 2019 MassDOT Office of Outdoor Advertising public meeting agenda at the request of the applicant.
From the Feb. 14 Zoning Advisory Subcommittee, City Hall, 5 p.m.:
•58 East Springfield St., South End. Applicant: Lindita Coku Parking in the rear of the property for 2 residential vehicles