Development and Govt. Relations Meeting 6/25/18 Text Size
Event takes place on June 25, 2018 at 6:30 PM
Holyoke City Hall: Council Chambers
Notice of Committee Meeting
There will be a regular meeting of the Committee on
Development and Govt. Relations
At City Hall in the Council Chamber, on Monday June 25, at 6:30PM
Per order of the Chair: David Bartley
Item 1: Previous Meeting Minutes
Item 2: Sp. Permit application for a Home Occupation license for John and Erin Kelly at 123 Homestead Ave. for a yoga class business.
Item 3: Sp. Permit application for a Home Occupation license for Andrea Alvarez to operate a hair salon at 45 Longwood Ave.
Item 4: McGee 5/15/18: Ordered that DGR Committee invite in our state delegation/ leaders to address concerns and offer up options on changing the City’s formula for State funds to assure a quality education for our students. In doing so we would need to look closely at Chapter 70 funding as well as charter reimbursement.
Item 5: Bartley 6/5/18: Ordered, that the Honorable City Council, in accordance with the Massachusetts General Laws and the City of Holyoke Code of Ordinances, vote to approve the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the City of Holyoke and the Holyoke Housing Authority for the acquisition of the land identified by Board of Assessors’ Map 004, Block 01, Parcels 1 through 7 bound by Chestnut, Cabot, Elm and Hampshire Streets (the former Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish Block). The purpose of the MOU is to secure the Block as a site for the development of a school building or a housing development if a school building is not developed.
Item 6: Bartley 6/5/18: Ordered, that the Honorable City Council, in accordance with the Massachusetts General Laws and the City of Holyoke Code of Ordinances, vote to approve a consensual Order of Taking or Deed in Lieu of Taking in accordance with the Purchase and Sale Agreement between the City of Holyoke and the Roman Catholic Bishop of Springfield to acquire by right of eminent domain, in consideration for just compensation unless previously waived , a portion of parcel 014-02-001, also known as 71 Maple Street and further identified in the Hampden County Registry of Deeds Book 612, Page 421, and Book 674, Page 422-423; to be known as parcel 014-02-003.
Item 9: DGR Next meeting 8/7/18
Administrative Assistant: Ryan M. Allen
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.
Posted on June 21, 2018 by allenr