PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
APRIL 12, 2021
AGENDA

On April 12, 2021, the Portsmouth Town Council meeting at 7:00 PM will be live streamed on the
web and by phone dial-in using the Zoom remote meeting service. Please note that any displayed 
documentation during the meeting will be visible through the web or mobile device but will not be
visible using the phone dial-in option.

To access the meeting by phone dial-in, please dial:1-88
8-788-0099
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You will now be in the meeting.
While in the audio conference, to raise your hand to ask a question, dial *9 and the host will be
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https://livestream.portsmouthri.com/towncouncil
Using your laptop or mobile device, you can raise your hand to ask a question, or pose the 
question in the moderated Question and Answering chat window.
The host will then be able 
to respond to your raised hand or Q&A question.

 

7:00 PM - Town Council Chambers, Portsmouth Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

SITTING AS THE PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL

1.  Roll Call
 

PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

CONSENT AGENDA

  Directions to view licensing applications: 1) Click on Viewpoint, 2) Click Records and then type in the
  record number which is listed on the agenda, 3) Click on the highlighted record to view the application

2.

Peddler License – Mobile Food Establishment (MFE), Renewals:

a.   Championship Melt, 121 Prescott Ave, Riverside, RI (#1902)
b.   Flip N Roll LLC, 385 America St., Fall River, MA (#1903)
c.   Baby’s Bonetown Enterprises LLC d/b/a Baby’s Bonetown BBQ, 39 Phenix Ave, 
      Cranston (#1904)
d.   Stephen Gilman d/b/a Poppy’s Kettle Corn and Waffles, 72 Sayles Avenue, Warwick, RI
      (#1905)
e.   Sportgraphics, Inc. d/b/a Shishkaberrys of New England, 87 Spring Street, Shrewsbury, 
      MA (#1909)
 

SITTING AS THE BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS

Directions to view licensing applications: 1) Click on Viewpoint, 2) Click Records and then type in the
record number which is listed on the agenda, 3) Click on the highlighted record to view the application

1.

Request to Advertise for a Public Hearing:

      Application for a Class BV Beverage License for KJK LLC d/b/a Thriving Tree Coffee
      House, 706 Park Ave (#1907)  
 

ADJOURN

 

MINUTES

TCM 3/22/21 & Exec.

Documents:
  1. M-3-22-21.pdf
 

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR'S REPORT

1.  COVID - 19 Update
2.  SNEP Update
3.  West Main Road Safety Assessment

 

RESIGNATIONS AND APPOINTMENTS


1.

Resignations:

a.

Economic Development Committee – F. Marano

Documents:
  1. Resg. F Marano.pdf
 

OLD BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)



1.

Solid Waste and Recycling Committee Recommendations. / T. Pietz (20)

2.

FY2022 CIP Review. / R. Rainer (20)

 

NEW BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)



1.

Request to Refer to the Planning Board for Advisory Opinion and Advertise for a Public Hearing Dexter Street Development Zone Change Request. / D. Manoni, P.E., Groundbreaking Designs, LLC (5)

2.

Request to Refer to the Planning Board for Advisory Opinion and Advertise for a Public Hearing for Re-Zoning Schoolhouse Lane Plat 47, Lot 2A. / N. Hingorany, PLS, MS, Narragansett Engineering, Inc. (5)

3.

Municipal Fertilizer Ordinance Options. / J. Thorpe, Save the Bay (10)

4.

Proposed Rules for Glen Park. / D. Fiorillo, Portsmouth Parks & Rec. Committee (15)

5.

Resolution Requesting that the Rhode Island General Assembly Allow Local Control Over Tobacco Policies House Bill 5633 and Senate Bill. / A. Kelly (5)

Documents:
  1. Final - tobacco.pdf
6.

Portsmouth Lions Club Request for a Memorial Park Bench at Mount Hope Park. / K. Hamilton (5)

7.

Solar Ordinance Proposed Revision and Request Revisions be Forwarded to the Planning Board for an Advisory Opinion. / D. Abbott (10)

8.

Request approval for Parks, Recreation and Open Space Master Plan Bid Selection. / W. Bulk (10)

9.

Sandy Point Beach Fees. / W. Bulk & A. Kelly (10)

Documents:
  1. Sandy Point.pdf
10.

RIRRC Contract FY 22-23 Renewal. / R. Rainer (10)

11.

Approval of Facilities Management Bid. / R. Rainer (5)

 

CORRESPONDENCE


1.

Monthly RIRRC Report. / R. Antaya

 

FUTURE MEETINGS

Apr 26     7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting & Budget Overview
Apr 27     7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting - Budget
Apr 28 7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting - Budget
Apr 29     7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting - Budget if needed


 

ADJOURN


The public is welcome to any meeting of the Town’s boards or its committees. If communication
assistance (readers/interpreters/captions) is needed or any other accommodation to ensure equal
participation, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 683-2101 at least (3) business days prior to
the meeting. POSTED 4/8/21