cityseal


 Committee on City Services 
 and the Northampton City Council

Committee Members:
Chair: Councilor Karen Foster

Vice Chair: Councilor Jamila Gore
Councilor Marianne L. LaBarge
Councilor Garrick Perry


MEETING AGENDA
Date:  March 7, 2022

Time: 4 p.m.
Virtual Meeting

The March 7, 2022 City Services Committee meeting will be held by 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 4 p.m. 


INSTRUCTIONS FOR CALLING IN OR JOINING THE MEETING

Join the virtual meeting: https://bit.ly/3HFzIvI
For telephone call-in, call:
+979 436-2866 US
Meeting ID: 895 9411 6636
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Password: 722775



1.

Meeting Called to Order and Roll Call

2.

Announcement of Audio/Video Recording

This meeting is being audio/video recorded.
3.

Public Comment

4.

Minutes of Previous Meetings

A.

Minutes of February 7, 2022 Organizational Meeting

5.

Departmental Update - Arts & Culture Department

Informal discussion with Arts & Culture Department Director Brian Foote. Topics include the decision to cancel the 2021 Visual Arts & Poetry Biennial juried art exhibit and proposed changes to the future selection process for the exhibit.

6.

Items Referred to Committee

A.

22.028 Appointment to the Board of Health, referred to City Services - 2/3/2022

Board of Health

 Dallas Ducar, 330 Elm Street, Northampton

Term: January 2022-June 2025

To fill a vacancy

B.

22.029 Appointment to Arts Council and Human Rights Commission, referred by City Council - 2/17/2022

Arts Council

Pete Olsen, 380 South Street, Northampton

Term: February 2022-June 2025

To fill a vacancy

Human Rights Commission

Chelsea Sunday Kline, 42 Cherry Street, Northampton

Term: February 2002-Jume 2025

To fill a vacancy

7.

Set Meeting Schedule for 2022 - 2023

8.

New Business

A.

Discussion of Process for Appointments

9.

Adjourn

Contact:   Karen Foster
kfoster@northamptonma.gov
413.341.0503

mcarney@northamptonma.gov
Phone: 413-584-2904
mcarney@northamptonma.gov
Phone: 413-584-2904
mcarney@northamptonma.gov
Phone: 413-584-2904