Public Notice

Thu, 02/11/2021 - 5:45pm
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Not a legal posting; agenda may change after press time

New Shoreham Town Council Meeting
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
7:00 p.m.
The New Shoreham Town Council met
via telecommunication pursuant to State of
Rhode Island Executive Order 20-46 dated
June 12, 2020.
Zoom access: dial toll free for cellular
phone or landline (888) 788 0099, (833)
548 0276, (833) 548 0282, (877) 853 5247.
When prompted, Meeting ID: 856 5768
5429 and Passcode: 583830. We do not
have bandwidth to support a video link for
members of the general public. To participate, “Raise your hand” on your phone by
pressing *9; mute and unmute by pressing
*6. To see supporting documents for this
agenda, go to: Clerkbase https://clerkshq.
com/default.ashx?ClientSite=newshoreham-ri. Please dial in or watch Youtube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/
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Warden’s Report
Public Comment
1. Public Hearing on proposed
amendments and revisions to New
Shoreham’s Home Rule Charter,
to be voted at March 2, 2021
Referendum Election.
2. Discuss and act on possible amendment to the “Emergency Ordinance
II of the Town of New Shoreham
Adopted May 27, 2020” as amended, pertaining to communal housing
and other issues during the COVID19 pandemic”
3. Discuss and act on possible amendment to the “Emergency Ordinance
III of the Town of New Shoreham
Adopted June 24, 2020 Masks” as
amended, pertaining to the COVID19 pandemic
4. Report of Town Manager
5. Appointment of Acting Police Chief
6. Receive and act on recommendation from Shellfish Commission re
Annual Shellfish Closure dates for
Great Salt Pond 2021
7. Receive memorandum from Chris
Warfel re: Shell Collection and
Recycling Program 2020
8. Legislative Agenda
9. Receive recommendation to award
bid for Eventide Voice Recording
System for Police Station to
Interaction Insight Corporation in the
amount of $13,432.35
10. Review and approve deer and pheasant hunting dates for 2021-2022;
approve deer hunting dates for 2022-
2023
11. Discuss and act on awarding Boston
Post Cane to Oldest Citizen
12. Act on Appointments to Boards,
Committees and Commissions
13. Receive and act on minutes
14. Discuss and act on potential acquisition of real estate where the premature disclosure would adversely
affect the public interest. This item
may be held in closed session pursuant to RIGL 42-46-5(a)(5): Any
discussions or considerations related
to the acquisition or lease of real
property for public purposes, or
of the disposition of publicly held
property wherein advanced public
information would be detrimental to
the interest of the public; and RIGL
42-46-5(a)(7) A matter related to
the question of the investment of
public funds where the premature
disclosure would adversely affect
the public interest. Public funds shall
include any investment plan or matter related thereto, including, but not
limited to, state lottery plans for new
promotions.
15. Discuss and act on Memorandum
of Agreement between Town of
New Shoreham, Rhode Island
and New Shoreham Employee’s
Association Local 2855, RI Council
94, AFSCME AFL-CIO [This discussion may be held in closed session pursuant to RI General Laws
42-46-5(a) (2) Sessions pertaining to
collective bargaining or litigation, or
work sessions pertaining to collective bargaining or litigation]
To see supporting documents for this
agenda, go to: Clerkbase https://clerkshq.
com/default.ashx?ClientSite=newshoreham-ri; Individuals requesting interpreter
services for the deaf and hard of hearing
must call (401) 466-3200 forty-eight hours
in advance of the meeting date. TTY: 711.
Posted 01/28/21 FF