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Event takes place on April 28, 2016 at 6:00 PM
City of Holyoke Dean Technical High School

City Council
Holyoke Massachusetts
Notice of Committee Meeting
There will be a regular meeting of the Joint Committee of the City Council & School Committee.

At Dean Technical High School, on Thursday April 28 at 6:00PM
Per order of the Council Chair: Nelson Rafael Roman

Agenda:

1. Acceptance of previous meeting minutes
2. Councilor Roman: Ordered: That the City of Holyoke invite the Mayor, the School Department, the Law Department, and all other departments necessary to appear before the Joint Committee of the City Council and School Committee. The purpose would be to discuss the permanent home of the School Department Headquarters. Furthermore, on the feasibility of 57 Suffolk Street, being acquired to permanently house the school department, including through the use of eminent domain, in order to save the tax payers of the City of Holyoke money.
3. Councilor Roman: Ordered: That Illeana Cintron, the newly hired, Family, Student, and Community Engagement Director appear before the Joint Committee of the City Council, and School Committee to outline vision for engagement, and answer any questions regarding said plan.
4. Councilor Roman: Ordered: That the Superintendent attend the Joint Meeting of the City Council & School Committee to discuss school security improvements / city wide crisis response efforts
5. Councilor Roman: Ordered: That the Superintendent attend the Joint Meeting of the City Council & School Committee to discuss MSBA projects.
6. Councilor Roman: Ordered: That the City of Holyoke provide information to the Joint Committee of the City Council & School Committee as to the dollars available for capital improvements, now that the school construction bonds are completed.

Administrative Assistant: Ryan M. Allen
The listing of matters are those reasonable anticipated by the chair which may be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.


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