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City Council Agenda

August 10, 2015
5:00 pm Closed Executive Session (personnel)

7:00 pm Mayor to Convene Council in Regular Session

Approve or amend agenda as presented

Approve Minutes for July 27, 2015 Council meeting as distributed

Appointments

Proclamation for Veterans Appreciation Committee and request for a variance from the noise ordinance for Veterans Recognition Day at Sailwinds Park on Saturday, September 5, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.

Brandon Hesson, Cambridge Main Street, to discuss Summer Send-Off , - Blues Brews and Barbecue on Saturday, September 12th : request a street closure consistent with past events from 2 p.m. until 11 p.m.: Poplar and Race Streets from the intersection of Poplar and High, to the intersection of Race and Muir, including portions of Gay Street from the entrance of Chesapeake Equipment (322 Gay), across the street to the back entrance to Craig's Drug Store; a variance from the noise ordinance from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m.; permission to sell alcohol and request the use of city garbage cans as per previous years

Bob Phillips, The Dorchester German Partnership Committee, to request permission to hold Crabtoberfest on Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m.; close the 400 block of Race Street and Gay Street between Race Street and High Street from 2:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.; a variance from the noise ordinance until 11:00 p.m., additional police patrol and additional trash cans

Unfinished Business

Second Reading and vote on Ordinance to amend the fencing requirements for swimming pools (Ordinance 1050)

Second Reading and vote on Ordinance to amend the fencing requirements for home day care (Ordinance 1051)

Second Reading and vote on Ordinance to amend the zoning classification for 1506 Glasgow Street, Tax Map 30; Parcel No. 405, from R (Residential) to GC (General Commercial) (Ordinance 1052)

Second Reading and vote on Ordinance to approve a text amendment to the Unified Development Code: to add as a Special Exception "Ropes or Adventure Courses" within the category of "Privately Owned and Operated Outdoor Recreational Facilities" to table 1 "Permitted Uses" in the GC-General Commercial district; and to add a definition for "Ropes or Adventure Courses" to Section 9.2 of the UDC (Ordinance 1053)

New Business

Job description for Cambridge Police Department Cadet and First Sergeant

Request from Planning and Zoning to apply for Community Parks and Playgrounds grant funds for a Cattail Crossing Community Playground

Appointment to Police Advisory Board (Ward 3)

Zoning for medical marijuana activities (refer to Planning & Zoning Commission)

Approval to continue lease with Yacht Maintenance Company for a term of 10 months

Introduction and first reading of Ordinance to amend Section 4.2.3(A)5 of the UDC RE: the permitted locations for Home Day Care in NC districts (Ordinance 1054)

Budget amendments for Cambridge Police Department

Approve Purchase Orders:

PO 2016-002 - Apple Ford, Inc. - two replacement police vehicles - $51,658.00

PO 2016-003 - Jess Jr's Body Shop - equipment installation and striping for three new police vehicles -$11,250


Public Comments


Mayor's and Commissioners' Comments