*POSTPONED* Ordinance Committee Meeting 3/13/18 Text Size

Event takes place on March 13, 2018 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

At City Hall in the Council Chamber, on Tuesday March 13th at 6:30PM
Per order of the Chair: Linda Vacon

Item 1: Previous meeting minutes

Item 2: Street Vendor License Application for Manuel Contin for a Latin Food truck at 219 Elm St.

 Item 3: Sullivan 2/7/17: Order:  That a complete review of Chapter 42 Fire Prevention and Protection be undertaken.  Many sections are outdated or need to be reviewed and updated.  Some sections are being ignored or circumvented.  Article III. which deals with the actual composition, staffing, and benefits of the department Is vague at best and receives less attention than the sale of cigarette lighters as detailed in 42-19.

 Item 4: Lopez 121917: ordered that 1) That the Ordinance Committee create an Ordinance requesting that any City Credit Card or Debit Card giving by the City must get approval from the City Council. Also, that the City Treasurer provide a report to the City Council with the following details:
A) Who has a Debit Card or a Credit Card in the City.
B) Treasurer and Auditor provide a report yo the City Council with each Credit Card or Debit Card for the last 5 years.
C)  That all active  Credit Cards and Debit Cards be de-activated immediately.
that we get a print out of all purchases/transactions that the card has been used for .

Item 5: Jourdain 8/1/17: Order:  that an ordinance be created or current ordinances be amended to address the placement of memorials, dedications, naming rights, and related matters on public property in the City of Holyoke.

Item 6: Roman 12/9/17: Ordered that a handicap sign be placed in front of 545 So. Bridge St. for Tony Garcia

Item 7: Item 7: Roman 12/19/17: Ordered that a handicap sign be placed in front of 330 Walnut St. for Irvin J. Rodriguez

Item 8: McGee 3/6/18: Ordered that the City Council, in order to expand the search and scope for the City Auditor position change the residency requirement.

Item 9: Leahy 3/6/18: Ordered that an amendment be made to Section 18-35 (c) to require a rehabilitation or demolition plan be submitted within 30 days of notice. That an amendment be made to remove “after 1 year” in Section 2b(1) due to the language in subsection a, which allows for the Council’s intended result. This was an inadvertent mistake during drafting

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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