6:00 pm City Hall Holyoke
536 Dwight St, Holyoke 01040
Pursuant to the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, §§ 18-25,
Chapter 22 of the Acts of 2022,
notice is hereby given of a meeting of the committee on
Wednesday, October 12, 2022
Meeting to take place at
Holyoke City Hall, 536 Dwight St
and can be accessed remotely on Zoom Meetings
Per order of the Chair: Peter Tallman
Remote access via www.zoom.us
Meeting ID: 863 5201 2209 Meeting Passcode: 986473 or by call in at 1 (646) 558-8656 with the same Meeting ID and Passcode.
Item 1: 10-4-22 From Mayor Joshua A. Garcia letter appointing Ms. Gabriela Alcantara Pohls, 589 Pleasant St. 4R, to serve as a member of the Historical Commission for the City of Holyoke: Ms. Alcantara Pohls will replace Mr. Harry Montalvo and will serve Mr. Montalvo’s remainder term; said term will expire on October 1, 2023.
Item 2: 10-4-22 From Mayor Joshua A. Garcia letter appointing Ms. Lizabeth Rodriguez, 193 Brown Ave. to serve as a member of the Historical Commission for the City of Holyoke: Ms. Rodriguez will replace Ms Frances Welson and will serve Ms. Welson’s remainder term; said term will expire on April 16, 2024.
Item 3: 10-4-22 From Mayor Joshua A. Garcia letter re-appointing Mr. Joshua knox , 40 Morgan St. to serve as a member of the Board of Appeals for the City of Holyoke: Mr. Knox will serve a three year term; said term will expire on July 1, 2025.
Item 4: 10-4-22 From Mayor Joshua A. Garcia letter appointing Mr. Jesus Espinosa, 79 Lynch Dr. to serve as a Commissioner of the Soldier’s Memorial for the City of Holyoke: Mr. Espinosa will replace Mr. Robert K. MacKay and will serve the remainder of his term: said term will expire on September 30, 2023.
Item 5: 10-4-22 From Mayor Joshua A. Garcia letter appointing Ms. Julia Santiago, 51 Longwood Ave. to serve as a member on the Library Board of Directors for the City of Holyoke: Ms. Santiago will replace Ms. Kelly Curran and will serve the remainder term; said term will expire on February 2025.
Item 6: 10-4-22 MCGEE, TALLMAN — that the City Council adopt the attached resolution “Back from the Brink”
Item 7: 10-4-22 MCGEE — Ordered, that the City Council receive and adopt the HG&E resolution to support the installation of the 5th gas tank of the LNG project.
Administrative Assistant: Jeffery Anderson-Burgos
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. Also one or two items may require the committee to enter into executive session at this meeting. Agenda subject to change up to two business days (48 hours) prior to posted meeting time.
Posted October 5, 2022 3:30 PM