PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL MEETING SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 AGENDA
On September 27, 2021, the in person Portsmouth Town Council meeting will also be live streamed on the web and by phone dial-in using the Zoom remote meeting service. The public meeting will begin at 6:00 PM, at which time the Council may vote to meet in Executive Session. Any such Executive Session will not be streamed to the public. At 7:00 PM, the Council will reconvene in public session. 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:1-888-788-0099 Once prompted for the meeting ID, please dial: 996-8471-9966# Once prompted for a participant ID, dial # again.
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 notified of your interest to ask a question. Dial *6 to mute and unmute yourself.
To access the meeting through the web using a computer or mobile device, go to the following web link in any browser (i.e. Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, etc.) to run the Zoom app and view the meeting: 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.
6:00 PM – Town Council Chambers, Portsmouth Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road
1. RIGL 42-46-5 (a)(2) – Sessions pertaining to collective bargaining or litigation, or work sessions pertaining to collective bargaining or litigation. - Police 2. RIGL 42-46-5 (a)(2) – Potential Litigation
7:00 PM - Town Council Chambers, Portsmouth Town Hall, 2200 East Main Road
EMERGENCY EVACUATION PLAN
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
SITTING AS THE PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL
1. Roll Call
PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Purple Heart Veterans’ Appreciation Week Proclamation. / C. Evans-Carbery
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
Luke Higgins & Cori Oliver, 511 Massachusetts Avenue #1, Boston, MA 02118 – for a State of Rhode Island Assent to construct and maintain: Residential Boating Facility consisting of a fixed pier to a ramp and float extending 75 feet beyond Mean Low Water(MLW), requesting a Variance to 650-RICR-20-00-1.3.1(D)(11)(1) 50 feet beyond MLW Standard. Facility has received letters of no objection for intrusion within the 25 footProperty Line extension in accordance with 1.3.1 (D)(11)(k) from each affected propertyowner. Project Location: 7 Seaconnet Avenue.
Boynton Reed Allen, 30 Wolcott Avenue, Middletown, RI 02842 – for a State of Rhode Island Assent to: Continue a 1000 square foot commercial viability shellfish aquaculture site in East Passage off of Carr Point in Portsmouth for an additional 18 months; a commercial viability site requires a Council Category B decision after the initial 18 months of operation – see 650-RICR-20-00-1.3.1(K)(5)(a)(14)(AA)(i). Project Location: Narragansett Bay.
a. Dog Park Committee (Re-Appt) – R. Gottlieb b. Glen Manor House Authority (Re-Appt) – C. Divoll c. Tree Commission (Re-Appt) – T. Pinto d. Discover Newport, Portsmouth Representative (1 Vacancy) e. Glen Manor House Authority (1 Vacancy, 2 Applicants) f. Harbor Commission (1 Vacancy) g. Juvenile Hearing Board (1 Vacancy)
Oct 12 7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting (Tuesday) Oct 25 7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting Nov 8 7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
EXECUTIVE SESSION - (If Needed)
RETURN TO OPEN SESSION
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 9/23/21