cityseal
Committee on Finance
and the Northampton City Council

                                   Councilor Gina-Louise Sciarra, Chair
Councilor Marianne L. LaBarge, Vice-Chair
Councilor Michael J. Quinlan, Jr.
Councilor John Thorpe

City Council Chambers, 212 Main Street
Wallace J. Puchalski Municipal Building
Northampton, MA

Meeting Date:  February 20, 2020

Note:  The Finance Committee Meeting will take place during the City Council Meeting as announced.  The City Council Meeting is scheduled to begin at 7:05 pm.

1.

Meeting Called to Order

2.

Roll Call

3.

Approval of Minutes from the Previous Meeting

A.

Minutes of January 14, 2020 Organizational Meeting

B.

Minutes of February 6, 2020

4.

Financial Orders

A.

20.025 An Order to Adjust Income Limit for Senior Tax Deferral Program

B.

20.026 An Order to Accept DA Sullivan $10,000 Gift for Digital Display and Presentation System

C.

20.027 An Order to Grant Easement to National Grid in Conjunction with WWTP Upgrades

D.

20.028 An Order Authorizing Acquisition of Easements for the Laying Out of Finn Street as a Public Way

History:
- Street acceptance petition for Finn Street submitted to City Council, 9/11/2019
- Street acceptance petition referred to Planning Board - 9/19/2019
- Planning Board recommended acceptance - 9/26/2019
- City Services Committee authorized by full council to hold street layout public hearing - 10/3/2019
- Street layout public hearing held by City Services Committee - 11/4/2019
- Positive recommendation, City Services Committee - 11/4/2019
E.

20.029 An Order Authorizing Acquisition of Easements for the Laying Out of North Street as a Public Way

History:
- Street acceptance petition for North Street submitted to City Council, 9/11/2019
- Street acceptance petition referred to Planning Board - 9/19/2019
- Planning Board recommended acceptance - 9/26/2019
- City Services Committee authorized by full council to hold street layout public hearing - 10/3/2019
- Street layout public hearing held by City Services Committee - 11/4/2019
- Positive recommendation, City Services Committee - 11/4/2019
F.

20.030 An Order to Accept Donation of Voting Signs

5.

New Business

-Reserved for topics that the Chair did not reasonably anticipate would be discussed.
6.

Adjourn

Contact:  G-L Sciarra@glsciarra@northamptonma.gov
or  413-570-3133