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City Council Agenda

April 14, 2014
7:00 pm Mayor to Convene Council in Regular Session

Approve/amend agenda as presented

Approve minutes for April 7, 2014 Council meeting as distributed

Appointments

Recognition of Ms. Gloria Cornish - A Jefferson Award Recipient

Jane Devlin, James B. Richardson Foundation, Inc., to discuss the 9th Annual Cambridge Schooner Rendezvous (The 9th Annual Cambridge Schooner Rendezvous is scheduled to occur the weekend of October 24~25~26, 2014. The use of Long Wharf October 22 to October 27 (noting that some vessels may arrive earlier); Free dockage for registered vessels October 22 to October 27; permission for an encampment on the park area/creek side October 23 to October 26; Reduced per-foot charge at City marina October 24 to October 27; Use of electricity at Long Wharf; permission to erect a tent at Long Wharf from October 22 to October 27; Additional trash cans with trash pick-up coordinated over the weekend; Use of barricades from Department of Public Works and Cambridge Police Department for traffic control; a variance from the noise ordinance for music at Long Wharf for October 24 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., October 25 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. and October 26 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; permission to serve beer and wine at Long Wharf on October 25 from 12 noon to 11 p.m. and October 26 from 12 noon to 6 p.m.; a blanket permit for vendors, and waiver of vendor fees on October 25 and 26)

Richard Kammann and Al Gellene, Marine Trawler Owners Association, to request the following in conjunction with their visit to the Marina from September 9th through 11, 2014: Erect two tents on the grounds adjacent to the municipal marina; provide electricity to the tents for AV and other support equipment; additional trash receptacles; a police contact in case there is any need for support; a liquor license to allow "bring-your-own" beer, wine and liquor to the tents, and possibly wine service during a catered dinner; a waiver to the noise ordinance to allow a DJ, and other microphone AV equipment during seminar sessions; permission to employ safety flares during a seminar

Alexius Smith to request permission to hold a youth event in Cornish Park on Saturday, May 17th beginning at 4:00 pm and a variance from the noise ordinance

Charlene Jones, Partnership for a Drug Free Dorchester, to request permission to hold a community walk on Saturday, May 17, 2014 starting at Long Wharf at 9:00 am and ending at Sojourner Douglass College on Fairmount Avenue and a variance from the noise ordinance at Sojourner Douglass from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm

Keith Graffius, Crabi Gras, to request permission to hold "Quatro de Mayo Fish Taco Fest in Cannery Way on Sunday, May 4th, from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm; a variance from the noise ordinance, alcohol served from 12 noon until 6:00 pm; trash can; and police presence

Keith Graffius, Crabi Gras, to request permission to hold "Frog Leg, Key Lime & Conch Fritter Fest" in Cannery Way on Saturday, June 14th from 11:00 am until 9:00 pm; a variance from the noise ordinance; alcohol served from 12 noon until 9:00 pm; trash cans; and police presence

Ron Bromwell, Cambridge Wheels, to request permission to hold their 2nd Annual Car Show on Sunday, August 10, 2014 (rain date: Aug. 17) from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm; close Poplar Street and the 400 block of Race Street from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm; use of Cannery Way; extra trash cans; and a variance from the noise ordinance

Representative from Dorchester County Commission on the Aging to discuss Family Fun Day at Pleasant Day, on Saturday, May 31st (rain date June 7th) from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm; a variance from the noise ordinance from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm; a proclamation for Celebrate Senior Citizens Month; use of City trash cans; a visit by McGruff; and permission to hang a banner on Race Street from May 19th through May 31st

Robert Aaron to discuss sidewalks and curbs in the Maryland Avenue/Rambler Road/Crusader Road area

Unfinished Business

Distinguished Service Cross Monument

Opening and closing of the Cambridge Creek Bridge

Second reading and vote on ordinance to temporarily suspend the imposition and collection of impact fees (Ordinance 1035)

New Business

Approve Sailwinds 2020 Project items:
• Use of Wetlands License assignment (MDOT) - approval
• Permission to apply for funds for wharf replacement
• MDOT grant (Maryland Department of Transportation)
• DBED grant (Department of Business & Economic Development)
• EDA grant (federal)
• CDBG (Community Development Block Grant)

Approve budget amendment for Cambridge Police Department

Approve budget amendment for Financial Administration

Approve Purchase Orders:

PO 2014-083 - Atlantic Emergency Solutions, Inc. - Sil-Vex Plus Class A Foam (5 gallon pails) - RFC - $2,597.00

PO-2014-086 - Crosby & Associates - professional services - Long Wharf restroom facility - $1,800.00

PO-2014-087 - Hill-Kimmel Contracting - professional services - Long Wharf restroom facility -
$43,886.92

PO 2014-088 - 3D Environmental, LLC - bad gas removal and cleaning fuel lines (DPW) - $3,500.00

Public Comments

Mayor's and Commissioners' Comments