Land Use chair Marc Laredo and other members of Newton Board of Aldermen question representatives of Austin Street Partners on a site visit to the Austin Street parking lot.
00:00 Laredo explains rules for questions. 01:40 View from Starbucks of plaza, Bram Way. 06:00 Water feature, where building starts, loggia. 10:55 Laredo wants exact plan on Oct 20. 11:40 Dimensions of plaza areas. 14:50 Second floor, shadow question. 16:05 Irrigation system could be part of proposal. 16:35 Uncertain if building higher than telephone pole; is there grade change? 17:35 Undergrounding of utility wires or not? 19:10 Rear service entrances only; trash handling. 20:50 Vague answers on heights. 23:25 Width of sidewalk, where building ends, location of trees. 24:20 Weren't able to figure out where building ends in back. 25:30 Front building edge, sidewalk, curb, trees. 27:10 Unclear how much curb moves.