Town Council Agenda

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 10:00am

Not a legal posting: agenda may be amended after press time
Provided by the Town of New Shoreham Town Clerk’s Office
New Shoreham Town Council Agenda
Town Hall, Old Town Road, Block Island
Wednesday, November 15, 2017
7:00 PM
Warden’s Report
Public Comment
Public Hearing: Continued from October 18, 2017: Proposed Amendment to New Shoreham General Ordinances Chapter 6. Health and Sanitation, Add Section - Plastic Bags.  The proposed amendment would ban the use of single use plastic carryout bags for retail checkout of goods
    •    Receive and act on resignation of Second Warden Norris Pike
    •    Receive and act on update on Town Manager Personal Services Contract
    •    Announce potential openings on Boards, Committees and Commissions
    •    Receive and act on report of Block Island Power Company transition
    •    Receive and act on Request from Old Harbor Task Force about plantings on south side of Mary D. Park
    •    Receive and act on recommendation of Town Manager to award the Town Mooring Contract
    •    Receive and act on request of support from Environment Rhode Island
    •    Receive and act on report on efforts of Pawswatch and private citizens to create and fund program to control feral cat population on Block Island
    •    Receive update from Facilities Manager Sam Bird on Town of New Shoreham employee housing needs
    •    Correspondence: Kristin Bauman, wage and benefit Issues; Emily Butcher, offer to serve on Commission on Motor Vehicles for Hire; Nigel Grindley, West Beach erosion; Matthew Baldwin McCoy, WWI Centennial Commission
    •    Receive and act on minutes: September 13, 2017, November 1, 2013
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 October 30, 2017, 2017/FF