1 The 11-member City Council will meet tonight on Thursday, not Tuesday, due tothe Jewish holiday earlier this week. It is a hybrid meeting. Starts at 7 p.m. in the Blumer room in the Memorial Building. Residents can also watch on Zoom, Facebook live, or the Government Channel.
On the agenda is a proposal to grant the City Council the authority for special permits. The Framingham Planning Board chair Kristina Johnson is against the proposal and wrote an opinion piece about it published yesterday on SOURCE.
Other City of FRAMINGHAM MEETINGS today:
- Framingham City Council: Appointments Subcommittee at 6 p.m.
- Framingham Planning Board at 7 p.m.
2. According to the Mayor’s publicly posted schedule, she has no public events tonight. It is unknown if she will attend the City Council meeting
3. FRAMINGHAM – The Christa McAuliffe Charter School and Framingham Public Schools are sponsoring “Living A Hip Hop & Abolitionist Life: Resistance, Creativity, Hip Hop Civics Ed, Intersectionality, & Black Joy” tonight. The featured speaker is Bettina Love, author of We Want to Do More than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom. The event is free and on Zoom starting at 6:30. Pre-registration is required by clicking here.
OTHER school events:
- Tonight is the first no homework night of the Framingham Public Schools calendar
- Tonight Framingham High will hold its annual open house for parents. It is virtual this year.
4. FLYERS in action:
- Framingham High boys cross-country team won its tri-meet yesterday and is now 4-1 on the season. Junior Sam Burgess came across the finish line first.
- Framingham High girls cross-country lost its senior meet to Braintree & Brookline yesterday at Farm Pond Park.
- Co-ed field hockey was shut out by Wellesley
- Framingham High girls soccer host natick High at 3:45 p.m. at the high school field
5. FramBark and Exhibit A Brewing Company are hosting its first-ever Yappy Hour tonight at the beer garden from 5 to 8 p.m.
BONUS: Lavenders in Sudbury will be hosting a fundraiser tonight for Tyler Ferrara-Zelman, a Framingham man who spent time in the U.S. Marines, a friend, son, and father to 2-year-old Brady.