Newton Community Preservation Program – Jan. 9 and Jan. 22 Public Hearings on New Proposals

The CPC has scheduled the following hearings to receive public comment on new funding proposals: on Thursday, January 9, 7PM, City Hall, Room 209: Allen House (West Newton), CPA request $2,000,000; and Historic Burying Grounds, CPA request $290,207. On Wednesday, January 22, 7PM, City Hall, 2nd Floor Community Room: Weeks House, (7 Hereward Road, Newton Centre): Farlow Park (Newton Corner, historic resources), CPA request $476,780 and Newton Highlands Playground (recreation), current CPA request $240,000 (anticipated CPA construction request $1,960,000). For more information, including the full text of all proposals, maps to meeting locations other than City Hall, and the deadline for submitting written comments if you cannot attend a hearing in person, see the program website or contact Alice Ingerson, 617-796-1144 or