cityseal

Committee on Legislative Matters
and the Northampton City Council


Members:
Councilor William H. Dwight, Chair
Councilor Gina-Louise Sciarra, Vice Chair
Councilor Rachel Maiore
Councilor John Thorpe 

 

    MEETING AGENDA

Date:  September 14, 2020
Time: 5 p.m.

Virtual Meeting
The September 14, 2020 Legislative Matters Committee meeting will be held via remote participation. The public can follow the committee's deliberations by watching the meeting live on Comcast channel 15, live-streaming it on youtube or joining the virtual meeting by phone or computer.  For the active youtube link, please see Northampton Open Media's website: http://northamptonopenmedia.org/
Live public comment will be available using zoom link or telephone call-in beginning at 5 p.m.
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1.

Meeting Called to Order and Roll Call

2.

Public Comment

3.

Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting

A.

Minutes of Joint PB/Legislative Matters Committee Meeting April 23, 2020

4.

Items Referred to Committee

A.

20.014 An Ordinance Relative to Parking on Bridge Street

History:
- Positively recommended by Transportation and Parking Commission - 1/21/2020
- Referred to Legislative Matters (LM) - 2/6/2020
- Postponed to April meeting for consideration with companion ordinance for Pleasant Street - 3/9/2020
- Pleasant Street parking ordinance needed further refinement so Bridge Street ordinance was kept as a placeholder for a future meeting
B.

20.015 An Ordinance Relative to Metered Parking on Pleasant Street, referred by City Council - 9/3/2020

History:
- At the request of the DPW, the city council referred the ordinance back to the Transportation & Parking Commission (TPC) - 2/6/2020
- Positive recommendation, TPC - 8/18/2020

C.

20.115 An Ordinance Relative to Parking on Middle Street, referred by City Council - 9/3/2020

5.

New Business

A.

Rescheduling October Meeting (falls on a holiday)

Possible alternative dates:
- Monday, October 5, 2020 @ 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, October 13, 2020 @ 5 p.m.
6.

Adjourn

Contact B. Dwight at
bdwight@comcast.net