December 2014 Needs Assessment Report
Prior year reports:
Report to June 2014 Special Town Meeting
Report to March 2014 Special & Annual Town Meetings
CPC Updates and Errata to the Report to 2014 ATM
Projects recommended to 2014 Special and Annual Town Meeting
All FY2015 Applications
for CPA funding
Report to Nov. 4, 2013 Special Town Meeting
FY14 Project Applications
Annual Town Reports
Lexington CPA Information:
Comm. Preservation Act Q&A
Information on exemption from surcharge
The Community Preservation Coalition
Mass General Laws, Chapter 44B, Community Preservation
Community Preservation Committee
Nathalie Rice, Administrative Assistant
Committee Preservation Committee email address
Check the Public Meetings Calendar for specific meeting dates. The Committee generally meets on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. in the Town Office Building.
The Community Preservation Committee recommends CPA projects to Town Meeting, which makes the final decision on uses of CPA funds. Deadline for project submission is:
- November 1 for consideration for recommendation to the spring Annual Town Meeting.
The Application Packet for CPA Projects includes Guidelines, Criteria, Project Information, and Application Form. [Contact the CPC Administrative Assistant if you would prefer these documents in Microsoft Word.]
On March 6, 2006, Lexington voted to adopt the Community Preservation Act.
The CPA provides a new funding source for:
Lexington's Community Preservation Fund will derive funding from a 3% surcharge on local real estate taxes and matching funds from the Commonwealth.