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City Council Agenda

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

7:00 pm Mayor to Convene Council in Regular Session

Approve or amend agenda as presented

Approve Minutes for May 11, 2015 Council meeting as distributed

Public Hearings

Public input and comment on the proposed FY2016 budget

Infrastructure and streetscape improvements on High Street

 

Appointments

Brandon Hesson, Cambridge Main Street, to discuss Taste of Cambridge: street closure from the intersection of High and Poplar Streets, to the intersection of Race and Muir Streets, including Gay Street from the entrance into the court house parking lot, across Race Street, and down the road until the parking lot behind Craig's Drug Store; use of Cannery Way; the City's help blocking off the NOVO development lot next to Black Water Bakery (we have permission from Novo, but we will need blockades): closure from 1:00 pm until 11:00 p.m.; variance from the noise ordinance; permission to sell alcohol within these closures; use of City trash cans; permission to hang the Taste of Cambridge banner across High Street, two weeks before the event

Amanda Collins to request permission to use Pavilion A at Great Marsh Park on September 19, 2015 from 12 noon to 4:00 pm, a variance from the noise ordinance and use of the electrical outlets

Mike Starling, Cambridge Community Radio, Inc., to request permission to hold a grand opening of WHCP Radio on July 4th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; a waiver of the noise ordinance from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; blocking of Poplar Street from High Street to Gay Street from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. with police assistance as may be required during the event; permission to serve alcoholic beverages (license obtained by Cambridge Main Street); adequate trash receptacles for the event; and a visit by McGruff

Marquita Pattrick to request permission to block Hubbard Street from Washington Street to her home at 801 Hubbard Street on Saturday, August 8th from 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm and a variance from the noise ordinance for her son's birthday party


Unfinished Business

Second reading, public comments, and possible vote on ordinance to set the tax rates for FY2016 (Ordinance 1047)

Second reading on ordinance to adopt and approve the budget for FY2016 which appropriates the necessary funds for the operation of the government and administration of the City (Ordinance 1048)

New Business

Discuss Comcast franchise agreement

Request from Hyatt Regency for permission to allow skeet shooting to take place on Hole 17 on the golf course on Thursday, June 18th from 12:30 pm through 5:30 pm

Resolution 15-009 Community Development Block Grant application submittal

Budget amendment for Cambridge Police Department

Approve Purchase Orders:

PO 2015-068 - Rexel - 31 LED retrofit kits for antique street lights - $18,600

PO 2015-069 - E.D. Supply Co., Inc. - 12 flag pole Hydrel LED retrofit lights for Public Safety Building -
$9,501.36

PO 2015-070 - Atlantic Emergency Solutions Elkhart break apart nozzles - RFC - $5,155.00


Public Comments

Mayor's and Commissioners' Comments