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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:  November 16, 2020
Time: 5 p.m.
Virtual Meeting

The October 26, 2020 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
Join Virtual Meeting: https://bit.ly/3leTHai
MEETING ID: 922 6731 5126
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PASSCODE: 776273

"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.

Updates and Announcements from Committee Members

4.

Presentation and Community Forum on 20.114 Plastic Reduction & Sustainability Ordinance, referred by City Council - 9/3/2020

Brief presentations from:
  • Clint Richmond, Brookline Town Meeting member and author of Brookline's plastic reduction ordinance
  • Amy Donovan, Program Director, Franklin County Solid Waste Management District
  • Donna LaScaleia, DPW Director - Overview of Northampton's Solid Waste Collection/Disposal System
A.

Question and Answer/Public Comment

5.

Deliberation/Recommendation on 20.114 Plastic Reduction & Sustainability Ordinance

6.

New Business

7.

Adjourn

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