PORTSMOUTH TOWN COUNCIL MEETING
JANUARY 25, 2021
AGENDA
On January 25, 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
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.

 

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

 

NEW BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)



1.

Joint Town Council/School Committee Legislative Priorities for 2021

2.

Joint Town Council/School Committee Budget Presentation. / R. Rainer & T. Kenworthy (20)

 

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):

a.  Amano LLC d/b/a A Mano Pizza & Gelato, 181 Bellevue Ave #315, Newport (#1887)
b.  1899 LLC d/b/a La Costa Lobster and Tacos, 186 Bellevue Avenue, Newport (#1888)
c.  Galley Wagon LLC d/b/a Village Greek, 21 Marcy Street, Cranston (#1890)
 

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.

Victualler License – Annual, New: (fr. 1/11/21)

     Saint Karas, Inc. d/b/a Steve’s Pizza, 2460 East Main Road (#1882)(fm. 1/11/21)
 

ADJOURN


 

MINUTES

1/11/2021 & Exec.

Documents:
  1. M-1-11-21.pdf
 

TAX VOUCHERS

Request approval for Tax Vouchers #20210125-01 to #20210125-09. / M. Helfand

 

TOWN ADMINISTRATOR'S REPORT

1.  COVID Update
2.  Sand Point Dock
3.  Senior Center Update
4.  Municipal COVID-19 Response Fund Program
5.  Facilities Maintenance RFP
6.  East Main Road Assessment Update

 

RESIGNATIONS AND APPOINTMENTS



1.

Resignations:

a.

Zoning Board of Review – K. Pavlakis (effective 3/14/21)

b.

Prudence Island Planning Commission – C. Homan (effective 2/12/21)

2.

Appointments:

a.

Prudence Island Planning Commission - (2 vacancies, 1 effective 2/12/21, 2 applicants)

b.

Harbor Commission – (Re-appt.) – A. Brown

c.

Planning Board – (Re-appt.) – G. Bissonnette

d.

Planning Board – (Re-appt.) – E. Lopes Jr.

e.

Tree Warden – (Re-appt.) – J. Fitzgerald

f.

West Side Development (Re-appt.) – J. Vitkevich

 

OLD BUSINESS (Discussion/Action)



1.

Melville Park Committee Grant Application Amended Request/ E. Rizy (5)

 

NEW BUSINESS Continued (Discussion/Action)



1.

Request to Limit Beach Stickers Per Household. / W. Bulk (5)

2.

Request approval to amend resolution #2020-02-10A – Exemption from Taxation of the Real Estate of Certain Income Eligible Senior Citizens. / M. Helfand (5)

 

Future Meetings

Feb 08     7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
Feb 22     7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
Mar 08     7:00 PM - Town Council Meeting
Mar 22     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 1/21/21