CITY COUNCIL
CITY OF NORTHAMPTON
MASSACHUSETTS    

Councilors:
President William H. Dwight, At-Large
Vice President Jesse M. Adams, At-Large
Maureen T. Carney, Ward 1
Paul D. Spector, Ward 2
Ryan R. O’Donnell, Ward 3
Gina Louise Sciarra, Ward 4
David A. Murphy, Ward 5
Marianne L. LaBarge, Ward 6
Alisa F. Klein, Ward 7

Meeting Agenda
December 4, 2014
7:00-11:00pm
City Council Chambers
Walter J. Puchalski Municipal Building
212 Main Street, Northampton


1.
7:00P.M. PUBLIC COMMENT
2.
7:05P.M. REGULAR MEETING
3.
ROLL CALL
4.
PUBLIC HEARINGS
5.
COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR
6.
PROCLAMATIONS, RESOLUTIONS, RECOGNITIONS AND ONE-MINUTE ANNOUNCEMENTS OF EVENTS
 
14.313 City Of Northampton's Trust Resolution
(2nd Reading)
7.
PRESENTATION(S)
8.
LICENSES AND PETITIONS
 
14.323 Junk Dealer Petitionfor ecoATM Kiosk at Stop & Shop on King Street
Kiosk planned for March, 2015
Questions can be directed to Christine Abernathy, Regulatory Affairs Coordinator; Phone # 858-766-7243
 
Junk Dealer Application for ecoATM
 
14.322 Private Roadways for review with Recommendations as Noted
(Requires vote to accept BPW/Planning recommendations)

Center Court - No recommendation from BPW & Planning
Paquette Avenue- No recommendation from BPW & Planning
Park Avenue- No recommendation from BPW & Planning
Hebert Avenue- No recommendation from BPW  Yes recommendation from Planning

 
9.
APPROVAL OF CITY COUNCIL MEETING MINUTES
 
Minutes of Nov. 20, 2014 City Council
10.
REPORTS OF COMMITTEES, APPOINTMENTS, AND ELECTIONS
11.
RECESS FOR FINANCE COMMITTEE
12.
FINANCIAL ORDERS
13.
ORDERS AND ORDINANCES
 
14.311 Order to Modify Council Rules to Add DPW Committee
(1st Reading)
 
14.324 Order to Accept Donation of Granite Mileage Markers
(1st Reading)
 
14.325 Order to Acquire Land from Peter Baye
(1st Reading)
 
14.326 Order to Accept A Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure
(1st Reading)
 
14.328 Order for $99,900 for Forbes Library Elevator Project
Funds to be appropriated from the Stabilization Fund account
 
Petitions to Accept Certain Roadways as Public Ways
(Positive recommendation from BPW & Planning; 2nd Reading)
  • 14.316  Clark Street
  • 14.318  Cooke Avenue
  • 14.319  Massasoit Avenue
 
Ordinances in support of Mayor Narkewicz's Administrative Order

(Positive recommendation from the Committee on Rules, Orders, Appointments and Ordinances; 2nd Reading)

 

14.253 Ch 22 1-4:  Ordinance Community Preservation Committee
14.254 Ch 111 1-3:  Ordinance regarding Agriculture
14.259 Ordinance to Delete Certain Sections
14.288 Ch 40:  Ordinance regarding Enforcing Officers and Penalties for Noncriminal Disposition
14.297 Ch 290:  Ordinance regarding Subdivision of Land
14.289 Ch 229:  Ordinance regarding Parades and Processions 
14.287  Ch 149 § 1-4:  Numbering of Buildings **
14.293 Ch 337:  Ordinance regarding Wetlands Protection
14.291 Ch 256:  Ordinance regarding Article I - Sewer Assessments, Billing and General Regulations
14.292 Ch 264:  Ordinance regarding Signs
14.294 Ch 278:  Ordinance regarding Storm Drains
14.295 Ch 280:  Ordinance regarding Stormwater and Flood Control Utility
14.296 Ch  281:  Ordinance regarding Stormwater Management
14.290 Ch 285:  Ordinance regarding Streets, Sidewalks, & Public Property
14.298 Ch 303-5:  Ordinance regarding Temporary Events
14.299 Ch 312 sec 14:  Ordinances regarding  Traffic Signs & Signals
14.300 Ch 316:  Ordinance regarding Horse-Drawn Carriages
14.301 Ch 325:  Ordinance regarding Water
14.286 Ch 272 :  Ordinance for Solid Waste


**Needs amendment approved

 
14.281 Ordinance: §312-102 Schedule I: Parking Prohibited All Times - Pleasant St.
(Positive recommendation from TPC; Refer to Comm. on Rules, Order, Appointments and Ordinances; 2nd Reading)
 
14.282 § Ordinance 312-109 Pleaseant St.Schedule VIII: On Street Parking Meter Zones
(Positive recommendation from TPC; Refer to Comm. on Rules, Orders, Appointments and Ordinances; 2nd Reading)
 
14.314 & 14.315 Ordinances regarding 7+ Units in URB & URC Districts
(Positive recommendation from Committee on Rules, Orders, Appointments and Ordinances; 2nd Reading)
 
14.320 & 14.321 Ordinances for Middle Street Florence Limited and No Parking Certain Times
(Upon recommendation from Transportation & Parking Commission; Refer to Comm. on Rules, Orders, Appointments and Ordinances)

14.320 - Code Section 312-103 Schedule II - No Parking Certain Times - Middle Street, Florence

14.321 - Code Section 312-104 Schedule III - Limited Time Parking - Middle Street, Florence
 
14.327 Ordinance for Repealing Parking Prohibited All Times for a section of New South Street (Code Section 312-102)
(Refer to Comm. on Rules, Orders, Appointments and Ordinances & Transportation and Parking Commission)
14.
UPDATES FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT AND COMMITTEE CHAIRS
15.
INFORMATION REQUESTS (CHARTER PROVISION 2-7)
16.
NEW BUSINESS.
 – Reserved for topics that the Chair did not reasonably anticipate would be discussed
Contact:
Pamela L. Powers
ppowers@northamptonma.gov
(413) 587-1210