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City Council Agenda

October 9, 2012 (Tuesday)
 

7:00 pm           Mayor to Convene Council in Regular Session

Motion to adopt or amend agenda as presented

Approve minutes for September 24, 2012 Council meeting as distributed

Appointments

City Facilities (Economic Development)

Jane Devlin, Cambridge Schooner Rendezvous Committee, requesting permission for an encampment at Long Wharf for the event

Representatives from Dorchester Lodge #223 for permission to hold their 95th Annual Organization Day Parade on Saturday, October 27, 2012 beginning at 3:00 pm; a parade from Mace's Lane Middle School to 618 Pine Street; a variance from the noise ordinance for that day; closed parking on Pine Street between Cross Street and Cedar Street from 12:00 noon until 6:00 pm; and parking on the west side of Pine Street on Saturday from 9:00 pm until 2:00 am

Mr. & Mrs. Sampson to request adjustment on their water bill for water used for watering their sod during July and August

Proclamation for Economic Development Week (October 15 - 19, 2012)

Unfinished Business

Formation of Long Wharf Advisory Committee

New Business

SGIF application resolution (Strategic Demolition and Smart Growth Impact Fund Opportunity) (Resolution 12-016) (Economic Development)

Request to apply for a Community Development Block Grant to fund an 'emergency' project to rehab the Salvation Army homeless/transitional shelter (Economic Development)

Request to apply for First Come-First Serve CDBG round (Economic Development)

Request to apply for MD Neighborhood Conservation Initiative Grant from  the Department of Housing & Community Development grant (Economic Development)

Request for a letter of support to preserve funding allocated to Maryland Historic Trust for a comprehensive historical site survey of properties within the county (Economic Development)

Request to apply for Chesapeake Bay Trust Community Greening Grant Program-$35,000; City of Cambridge Planning and Zoning Department in cooperation with Washington College, Center for Environment and Society (DPW Director)

Discussion to consider an ordinance which would prohibit the growing of bamboo and require/authorize the removal of bamboo plantings within the city (DPW Director)

Approve job classification for the Information Technology Specialist (HR Director)

Approve Purchase Orders:

PO 91649 - Atlantic Machinery, Inc. - RAVO  Street Sweeper - $183,655.00

PO 5662 - Shore Health System of Maryland - physical exams, etc. for hiring for CPD - $1,258.61

PO 5663 - Ford Credit Municipal Finance Dept. - Four 2013 Ford Police Interceptor Patrol Vehicles (3-year lease) - $32,036.88

Comments from the Audience

Comments from City Council and Staff