PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
FEBRUARY 10, 2020
AGENDA


 

6:00 PM – Town Council Chambers, Portsmouth Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road

 

EMERGENCY EVACUATION PLAN

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

SITTING AS THE PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL

 

WORKSHOP

1.

Request discussion and Town Council guidance regarding Capital Improvement Plan. / R. Rainer

 

PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

CONSENT AGENDA

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Bills


Documents:
  1. Bills 2-10-20.pdf
2.

Peddler License – Mobile Food Establishment (MFE):

Flat Waves LLC d/b/a Flat Waves, 1130 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown (#1677)
 

SITTING AS THE BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS

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1.

Entertainment License:

Rhode Island Rugby Football Foundation, Beast of the East Collegiate Rugby Tournament,       Gardner Seveney Sports Complex, April 18 & 19, 2020 (#1667)
2.

Daily Liquor License, Class F1:

Island Park Preservation Society, 21 Beach Street, for a St. Patrick’s Day dinner at Thriving Tree Coffee House, 706 Park Avenue on March 13, 2020 from 5:00-9:00 pm (#1674)
3.

Daily Liquor License, Class F1:

Island Park Preservation Society, 21 Beach Street, for an Easter brunch at Thriving Tree Coffee House, 706 Park Avenue on April 12, 2020 from 10:00 am-2:00 pm (#1675)
 

ADJOURN


 

MINUTES

TCM 1/27/20 & Exec.

Documents:
  1. M 1-27-20.pdf
 

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR'S REPORT

1.  Accounting software update
2.  Portsmouth Community Center Feasibility Study update
3.  MRP Action Grant applications
4.  Senior Center Fire Marshal Report update
5.  RI Commerce Corporation rebate to Portsmouth
6.  Ethics training to be scheduled
7.  Child and Family Service group home ribbon cutting

 

RESIGNATIONS AND APPOINTMENTS


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Appointments:

a.  Board of Canvassers (Appt., Democrat)
b.  Board of Canvassers (Full Member & Alternate, Republican)    
c.  Dog Park Committee (Unlimited Membership)
 

OLD BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)

1.

Pavement Management Program presentation. / T. Garro, BETA Group, Inc. (10)

 

NEW BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)

1.

Request to schedule and advertise for a Public Hearing for a proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance to include a Solar Ordinance. / C. Chappell (10)

Documents:
  1. Solar Ordinance.pdf
2.

Request approval to schedule and advertise for a Public Hearing to consider a proposed amendment to the Wastewater Management District Ordinance (#2015-09-21) and an amendment to the Memorandum of Agreement between RIDEM and the Town. / G. Crosby (10)

3.

Request approval to amend resolution #2019-02-11 – Exemption from Taxation of the Real Estate of Certain Income Eligible Senior Citizens. / M. Helfand (5)

4.

Resolution to request the General Assembly enact the special legislation to authorize the property transfer of the Prudence Island School. / K. Gavin (5)

 

CORRESPONDENCE

1.

Monthly RIRRC Report. / R. Antaya

2.

Letter regarding the need to create a better outdoor place for families. / J. Del Conte

 

FUTURE MEETINGS

Feb 24       7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
Mar 9       7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
Mar 23       7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
 

ADJOURN

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POSTED 2/6/20