Town Council meeting

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 9:15am
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New Shoreham Town Council Agenda

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

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 or (877) 853 5247. When prompted, Meeting ID: 839 8934 0633and Passcode 869429. We do not have bandwidth to support a video link for members of the general public. Please dial in or watch Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmvoSBIQ0bsFRg1kxPgNVCA

6:00 PM

  1. 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.

7:00 PM

Warden’s Report

Public Comment

  1. 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 COVID-19 pandemic”
  2. 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 COVID-19 pandemic
  3. Town Manager’s Monthly Report
  4. Report of Town Manager regarding Moped Safety
  5. Discuss and act on annual renewal of Motorized Tricycle, Bicycle and Scooter (Moped) Rental Licenses for 2021 (Continued from December 7, 2020)
  6. Receive and act on annual report from Affordable Housing Board
  7. Receive and act on Block Island Chamber of Commerce Lease
  8. Receive and act on Town Manager’s recommendation to award Fred Benson Beach Concession contract
  9. Receive and act on Town Manager’s recommendation to award Mooring Maintenance contract
  10. Petition the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management for the Town to have Consulting Party Status on the South Fork and Revolution Wind Farm Projects
  11. Receive and act on resignations and annual appointments of TNS Officials and Members of Boards, Committees and Commissions: Town Representative on Block Island Early Learning Center Board, Commission on Motor Vehicles for Hire (must not hold a license); Conservation Commission, Deer Task Force (three members), EMA Task Force (Fire Chief and Rescue Captain), Juvenile Review Board, North Light Commission, Planning Board, Zoning Board of Review, Sewer Commission, Water Commission, CRMC Representative, Washington County Regional Planning Council.
  12. Receive and act on minutes
  13. Receive and act on Champlin’s Realty Associates vs. Paul E. Lemont, et al, consolidated with Town of New Shoreham vs. Coastal Resources Management Council of the State of Rhode Island (This item may be held in closed session pursuant to RIGL 42-46-5 (a)(2) for discussions pertaining to litigation)

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