Name of Body:  City Council
Tentative Agenda for the Meeting of:  March 6, 2018
Meeting Begins: 7:00 P.M   
Location:  City Hall Council Chambers

Agenda

A.  Roll Call

B.  Acceptance of Minutes

C.  Communications from the City Manager

D.  Reports from Boards and Committees

E.  Petitions and Communications

F.  Appointment Calendar

1.  ORDER #93-17/18 – Planning Board, District Two (Lewis) for an unexpired term which expires on 4/1/19 .  Passage requires majority vote.

2.  ORDER #118-17/18 – Energy & Recycling Committee, District Five (Dowling)  for an unexpired term which expires on May 5, 2018.  Passage requires majority vote.

3.  ORDER #119-17/18 – Community Development Advisory Committee, District One (Morgan) for a term which expires on January 15, 2021.  Passage requires majority vote.

4.  ORDER #130-17/18 – Economic Development Committee, District Four (Cohen), for an unexpired term which expires March 3, 2019.  Passage requires majority vote.

5.  ORDER #137-17/18  - Board of Assessment Review, District Three (Rose), appointing Paul Cloutier, for a term which expires on March 16, 2021. Passage requires majority vote.

6.  ORDER #138-17/18 – Civil Service Commission, District One (Morgan) for a term which expires on March 1, 2023.  Passage requires majority vote.

7.  ORDER #139-17/18 – Conservation Commission, District Five (Dowling) for a term which expires on March 3, 2021.  Passage requires majority vote.

G.  Consent Calendar

H.  Citizen Discussion (First Part)

I.  Public Hearings and Action

8.  ORDINANCE #14-17/18 – Amending Article VI of Chapter 5, “BUILDINGS,” regarding disorderly houses.  Passed first reading on February 20, 2018.  ROLL CALL VOTE.  Passage requires majority vote.

9.  ORDINANCE #15-17/18 - Amending Chapter 27, “ZONING,” regarding a Zone Map change from Residential G (G) to Limited Business District (LB) – 780 Broadway.  Passed first reading on February 20, 2018.  ROLL CALL VOTE.  Passage requires five (5) majority votes. 

10. ORDINANCE #16-17/18 – Amending Chapter 14, “LICENSES, PERMITS AND BUSINESS REGULATIONS GENERALLY,” regarding Taxicabs and Vehicles for Hire. Passed first reading on February 20, 2018.  ROLL CALL VOTE.  Passage requires majority vote.

11. ORDER #140-17/18 - Approving a Business License for ABC Taxi 2, 78 Pleasant Avenue, Unit 2, for a Certificate of Public Convenience.  Passage requires majority vote.

J.  Action on Old and New Business

12. ORDER #141-17/18 –Award of Bid #40-18 to Liberty Chevrolet, Inc. of Wakefield, MA,  for the purchase of a 2018 SUV for the South Portland Police Department.  Passage requires majority bid.

13. ORDER #142-17/18 – Authorizing the submission of a grant application to the Maine Bureau of Highway Safety under the Targeted Pedestrian-Motor Vehicle Enforcement   Program and accepting awarded funds to be used by the Police Department.  Passage requires majority vote.

14. ORDER #143-17/18 – Award of Bid #37-18 to Gorham Sand & Gravel, of Buxton, ME, for the Pleasantdale Sewer Separation Project.  Passage requires majority vote.

15. ORDINANCE #17-17/18 – Amending Chapter 14, “LICENSES, PERMITS AND BUSINESS REGULATIONS GENERALLY,” and Chapter 17, “OFFENSES – MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS,” regarding construction activity at night.  First reading.  Passage requires majority vote.

16. ORDINANCE #18-17/18 – Amending Chapter 9 “GARBAGE AND REFUSE,” and Chapter 14, “LICENSES, PERMITS AND BUSINESS REGULATIONS GENERALLY,” regarding waste hauler operations and licensing.  First reading.  Passage requires majority vote.

17. RESOLVE #22-17/18 – Opposing oil and gas offshore drilling off the coast of Maine.  Passage requires majority vote.

K.  Citizen Discussion (Second Part)

L.  Councilor’s Round Robin

M. Executive Session

N.  Adjournment

 

Items may only be introduced after 11:00 p.m. upon a majority vote of Councilors present and voting. Items on a regular meeting agenda not introduced pursuant to this rule shall be placed on the next regular meeting agenda.