Charter and Rules Committee Meeting Text Size

Event takes place on March 06, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Holyoke City Hall: Council Chambers


                                                        CITY COUNCIL

                                  HOLYOKE, MASSACHUSETTS

                                       Notice of Committee Meeting


 There will be a Regular Meeting of the Committee on


                           Charter and Rules

 At the City Council Chamber, Thurs March 6, 2014

 At 6:30P.M.

 Per order of the Chairperson: Gordon Alexander


 1. (Bartley 2/4/14)

 Change the name of the Committee on Redevelopment to the Committee on Development and Governmental Relations

 2. (Jourdain, 1/21/14)

 Create a rule to add a semi-annual State legislators’ Report to the Council Agenda

 3. (Soto, 12/3/13)

 Create a rule to limit the time that Councilors may speak on any one Order

 4. (Ferreira, Soto, Vacon, 5/15/12)

 That the contents of Committee jackets be published to the city website and updated after each Council meeting.


 5. (Soto, Bresnahan, 2/4/14)

 Petition the General Court to change the number of At-Large Councilors from 8 to 4

 6. (Bresnahan, Soto, Vega, 3/19/13, tabled 4/17/13)

 That the size of the City Council be reduced to be more in line with the current population of Holyoke

 7. (Jourdain, Alexander, Bartley, Greaney, Leahy, Lisi, Mcgee, McGiverin, Tallman, 1/21/14)

 Require 2/6 vote of the Council for acquisition or disposition of real estate by the Gas & Electric


 8. (Vacon 10/16/12, tabled 4/17/13)

That no member of the City Council be permitted to hold any other elected office, local or state

 9. Set next meeting


                             Ryan M. Allen:    Administrative Asst.

 The listing of matters are those reasonably 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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