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CITY COUNCIL
CITY OF NORTHAMPTON
MASSACHUSETTS  

 

 

Councilors:

  • President William H. Dwight, At-Large
  • Vice-President Ryan R. O'Donnell, At-Large
  • Maureen T. Carney, Ward 1
  • Dennis P. Bidwell, Ward 2
  • James Nash, Ward 3
  • Gina Louise Sciarra, Ward 4
  • David A. Murphy, Ward 5
  • Marianne L. LaBarge, Ward 6
  • Alisa F. Klein, Ward 7

 

Meeting Agenda
City Council Chambers
Walter J. Puchalski Municipal Building
212 Main Street, Northampton
Meeting Date:  January 5, 2017
Meeting Time:  7:00pm



1.
Public Comment
2.
Roll Call
3.
Public Hearings
4.
Recognition and One-Minute Announcements by Councilors
5.
Communications and Proclamations from the Mayor
A.
Human Rights Commission Resolution supporting Northampton’s recommitment to Sanctuary City status and the values of a Democratic nation
6.
Resolutions
7.
Presentations
8.
Consent Agenda
9.
Recess for Committee on Finance (See Separate Agenda)
10.
Financial Orders
A.
16.226 An Order to authorize expenditure of $3,120 from Senior Services Gift Fund - 1st Reading
B.
16.227 An Order to authorize payment of a prior year bill in the amount of $1,379 for legal work - 1st Reading
C.
16.216 An Order to authorize the purchase of 5.5 acres on Burts Pit Road - 2nd Reading
D.
16.218 - 16.225 Community Preservation Committee Recommendations for Funding - 2nd Reading

16.218 An Order regarding Beaver Brook/Broad Brook Greenway Improvements, Broad Brook Coalition and Leeds Civic Association: $16,947
16.219 An Order regarding Burts Bog Affordable Housing and Open Space, Office of Planning and Sustainability: $234,700
16.220 An Order regarding Broad Brook to Beaver Brook Acquisition, Northampton Conservation Commission: $40,000
16.221 An Order regarding Connecticut River Greenway Improvements, Northampton Office of Planning and Sustainability: $90,000
16.222 An Order regarding Hampshire County Courthouse Restoration, Hampshire Council of Governments: $100,000
16.223 An Order regarding 51 Main Street Historic Building Study, Smith Charities: $10,000
16.224 An Order regarding Mineral Hills Acquisition, Northampton Conservation Commission: $240,000
16.225 An Order regarding Conservation Fund, Northampton Conservation Commission: $80,000
11.
Orders
A.
16.228 An Order to declare surplus space at NHS for the purpose of leasing to public access television - 1st Reading
B.
16.229 An Order to authorize a five-year contract for ticket processing services - 1st Reading
C.
16.230 An Order to accept a storm drain easement on Holyoke Street - 1st Reading
12.
Ordinances
13.
Updates from Council President & Committee Chairs
14.
Information Requests (Charter Provision 2-7) and Committee Study Requests
15.
New Business
Contact:  P. Powers
Administrative Assistant to the City Council
(413) 587-1210
ppowers@northamptonma.gov