Charter and Rules Committee Text Size

Event takes place on December 08, 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 City Hall in the Council Chamber, on Monday, December 8 at 6:30PM
Per order of the Chair: Gordon Alexander


1. Acceptance of previous meeting minutes

2. Order re exempting the current DPW Superintendant from the residency requirement

3. Adoption of MGL 32/20a re indemnification of municipal retirement boards

4. updates to Council Rules (various)

A. Special Meeting for budget
B. Auto Permits from Ordinance to D&GR
C. Clarification of majority vote rules
D. Clarification of committee report signature requirement
E. Tabled items on committee agendas
F. Clarification of the form of each article placed before the Council (Mayoral signature requirement)

5. Increase of the Mayoral term to four years.

6. Status of the Treasurer, legal opinion re same

7. Potential merger of the offices of the Treasurer and Tax Collector


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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