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Committee on Community Resources
and the Northampton City Council

Committee Members:
Chair:  Councilor James B. Nash
Vice-Chair:  Councilor Alex Jarrett
Councilor John Thorpe
Councilor Karen Foster
  Meeting Agenda

Date:  February 23, 2021
Time: 5 p.m.
Virtual Meeting

The February 23, 2021 Community Resources Committee meeting will be held via remote participation. The public can follow the committee's deliberations by joining the virtual meeting by phone or computer. The meeting will be recorded for later broadcast on Northampton Open Media (channel 15) and uploaded to the Northampton Government Video Archive on YouTube.

Live public comment will be available using telephone call-in or video conferencing technology beginning at 5 p.m.


INSTRUCTIONS FOR CALLING IN OR JOINING THE MEETING FOR PUBLIC COMMENT
Join Virtual Meeting: http://bit.ly/37lBfaU
For telephone call-in, call:
+253 215 8785 US
+301 715-8592 US
MEETING ID: 928 9222 6304
PARTICIPANT #: #
PASSCODE: 933522


"Jurisdiction. Matters affecting the community including economic development, local business, tourism, the environment, the arts, planning, zoning, sustainability, land use, housing and affordability, among others"



1.

Meeting Called to Order and Roll Call

2.

Announcement re: Audio/Video Recording

Announcement that meeting is being conducted via remote participation and audio/video recorded.
3.

Public Comment

4.

Updates and Announcements from Committee Members

5.

Minutes of Previous Meeting

A.

Minutes of November 16, 2020

6.

Items Referred to Committee

A.

20.181 An Ordinance Relative to Affordable Housing (350-6-12), referred to Community Resources, Legislative Matters and Planning Board - 1/7/2021

B.

21.189 An Ordinance to Create an Incentive for Smaller Houses by Allowing Two Half-Scale Units to Count as a Single-Family for Density Purposes, referred to Community Resources, Legislative Matters and Planning Board - 2/4/2021

7.

Follow-up Discussions

A.

Plastic reduction and our waste stream

B.

Housing Security

8.

New Business

9.

Adjourn

Contact:  Jim Nash@
jimnashcitycouncil@gmail.com
Phone: 413-582-0637