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CITY COUNCIL
CITY OF NORTHAMPTON
MASSACHUSETTS  

 Councilors:  
  • President Gina-Louise Sciarra, At-Large
  • William H. Dwight, At-Large
  • Michael J. Quinlan, Jr., Ward 1
  • Karen Foster, Ward 2
  • Vice-President James Nash, Ward 3
  • John Thorpe, Ward 4
  • Alex Jarrett, Ward 5
  • Marianne L. LaBarge, Ward 6
  • Rachel Maiore, Ward 7

Meeting Agenda
City Council Chambers
Walter J. Puchalski Municipal Building
212 Main Street, Northampton
Meeting Date:  January 16, 2020
Meeting Time:  7 p.m.


1.

Announcement of Audio/Video Recording

This meeting is being audio/video recorded.
2.

Public Comment

3.

Roll Call

4.

Public Hearings

5.

Updates from Council President and Committee Chairs

6.

Recognitions and One-Minute Announcements by Councilors

7.

Communications and Proclamations from the Mayor

8.

Presentations

9.

Resolutions

10.

Designate City Councilor to Serve as Representative on Complete Count Committee

Process note: The Mayor's office has asked the City Council to designate a representative to serve on the Complete Count Committee. The council may choose to designate a representative through a nomination and vote process. For more information on Complete Count Committees, see: http://northamptonma.gov/2051/Complete-Count-Committee

History:
- Deferred until seating of new City Council - 12/5/2019
11.

Consent Agenda

12.

Recess for Committee on Finance (See Separate Agenda)

13.

Financial Orders (on 1st reading pending Finance review)

Rule 2.6 requires the Finance Committee to consider certain financial matters.
A.

20.007 An Order to Appropriate CPA Funds for Historic Preservation of Parsons House and Shepherd Barn - 1st reading

B.

20.008 An Order to Appropriate CPA Funds to Purchase 105 Acres at Former Pine Grove Golf Course - 1st reading

Process note: The Office of Planning & Sustainability respectfully requests two readings.
C.

20.009 An Order to Appropriate CPA Funds for Affordable Home on Glendale Road - 1st reading

D.

20.010 An Order to Appropriate CPA Funds to Community Builders for North Commons Project - 1st reading

E.

20.011 An Order to Appropriate CPA Funds to NHA for Hampshire Heights Playground - 1st reading

14.

Financial Orders (on 2nd reading)

15.

Orders

16.

Ordinances (Not yet Referred)

Rule 5.2.3 provides that no ordinance shall be voted on by the City Council until it has been considered by the Committee on Legislative Matters.
A.

20.004 An Ordinance to Rezone Eight Conz Street Parcels from NB to CB

B.

20.005 An Ordinance to Amend the Zoning Map on Old South Street and Clark Avenue

C.

20.006 An Ordinance to Amend Zoning Map to Add New Smart Growth Overlay District at Laurel Street

17.

Ordinances

18.

Information Requests (Charter Provision 2-7) and Committee Study Requests

19.

New Business

Contact:  G-L Sciarra, Council President
glsciarra@northamptonma.gov or 
(413) 570-3133