PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
AUGUST 28, 2017
AGENDA

 

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

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

SITTING AS THE PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL

 

CONSENT AGENDA


1.  Bills
 

SITTING AS THE BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS

1.

Peddler License – Specific Event: 2017 Firefly Yoga Festival at Glen Park on Sept. 16, 2017

a.  Asa Angel d/b/a Asa Angel Holistic Healing, 6 Hammond Street, Providence, RI
b.  Joan Woodward d/b/a Monkey Mind Belly Breath, PO Box 79153, Belmont, MA 02479  
 

ADJOURN


 

PRESIDENT'S EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

 

MINUTES


TCM 8/15/17 & Exec.

 

TAX VOUCHERS


1.  Request Approval for Tax Vouchers #20170828-01 to #20170828-02. / M. Helfand

Documents:
  1. Tax Voucher.pdf
 

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR'S REPORT


1.  Report on meeting w/ RI DOT and RIBTA re: Riverside Avenue
2.  Update on Police Station Bid Process
3.  Staff Training Report
4.  Update on E-Permitting initiative
 

OLD BUSINESS

1.

Discussion/Action – Request Town of Portsmouth Draft an Ordinance for the Elimination of Single-Use Carryout Check Out Bags. / D. McLaughlin, Clean Ocean Access (15)

2.

Monthly Finance Report. / J. Menke (5)

Documents:
  1. July Budget Rpt.pdf
 

NEW BUSINESS

1.

Request a Proclamation for the Beach Boys 40th Anniversary of the Largest Concert in Rhode Island History. / A. Gomes & C. Watrous, Big Noise (10)

Documents:
  1. Beach Boys.pdf
2.

Update on Actions of the Portsmouth Prevention Coalition Since July 1. / R. Davis (15)

3.

Request Approval to Re-Appoint Nancy Parker Wilson as the Portsmouth Representative to the Board of Directors of Discover Newport. / R. Rainer (5)

4.

Request Approval of Glen Farm Special Events Fields Applications. / T. Dunbar (5)

a.  Beach Dogs Lacrosse, Marshall Huggins, 52 General Sullivan Circle, Portsmouth for Youth Lacrosse Camp, July 23-27, 2018
b.  Beach Dogs Lacrosse, Marshall Huggins, 52 General Sullivan Circle, Portsmouth for Youth Lacrosse Games, July 7-8, 2018
5.

Request Approval of Resolution in Opposition to Labor and Labor Relations–Arbitration–Continuance of Contractual Provisions to be Sent to the General Assembly. / K. Hamilton (5)

6.

Request Resolution in Support of H6204, An Act Relating to Maintenance of Town Roads and Urging Passage by the General Assembly (Restoration of Roadways Utility Lines). / K. Hamilton (5)

 

FUTURE MEETINGS


Aug 29   7:00 PM – Transfer Station Workshop (Tuesday)
Aug 30   7:00 PM – Town Council Ethics Training (Wednesday)
Sept 11  7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting
Sept 16  TBD       – Town Council Meeting - Prudence Island (Saturday)
Sept 25  7:00 PM – Town Council Meeting
 

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 8/23/17