Date: January 16, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Town Council Chambers
FREEPORT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING #02-18
FREEPORT TOWN HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
TUESDAY JANUARY 16, 2018
FROM: Peter E. Joseph, Town Manager
TO: Council Chair , Sarah Tracy, 2 Pettengil Road
Council Vice Chair, John Egan 38 Curtis Road
Councilor Melanie Sachs, 84 Kelsey Ridge Road
Councilor D. Scott Gleeson, 23 Park Street
Councilor Leland Arris, 70 Glenview Road
Councilor Douglas Reighley, 2 Harbor Ridge Road
Councilor Eric Horne, 62 Pine Street
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS: Pledge of Allegiance
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS: To waive the reading of the minutes of Meeting #01-18 held on January 02, 2018 and to accept the minutes as printed.
THIRD ORDER OF BUSINESS: Announcements (15 minutes)
FOURTH ORDER OF BUSINESS: Information Exchange (15 minutes)
FIFTH ORDER OF BUSINESS: Town Manager’s Report (15 minutes)
SIXTH ORDER OF BUSINESS: Public Comment Period – (30 Minutes)
(Non-Agenda Items Only)
SEVENTH ORDER OF BUSINESS: To take action on the following items of business as read by the Council Chairperson:
ITEM #08-18 To consider action relative to adopting the January 16, 2018 Consent Agenda.
BE IT ORDERED: That the January 16, 2018 Consent Agenda be adopted.
(Council Chair Tracy) (5 minutes)
ITEM #09-18 To consider action relative to setting a public hearing for a new liquor license application for Homage located at 9 Mechanic Street.
BE IT ORDERED: That a public hearing be scheduled for February 6th in the Town Council Chambers at Town Hall, 6:30 pm, to discuss an application for a new liquor license for Homage at 9 Mechanic Street.
BE IT FURTHER ORDERED: That notice of the public hearing be published in a newspaper of general circulation, posted on the Town’s website, and posted on cable channel 3, and that copies of the proposed license be made available in the Town Clerk’s Office.
(Council Chair Tracy)(5 minutes)
ITEM #10-18 To consider action relative to Council Goals for 2018.
BE IT ORDERED: That Council Goals be adopted as presented.
(Council Chair Tracy) (45 minutes)
1. Discussion regarding Freeport Sustainability Advisory Committee recommendation for endorsement of the “Climate Mayors Statement to adopt the Paris Climate Agreement” by the Freeport Town Council.
(Council Chair, Sarah Tracy)(15 minutes)
END OF AGENDA (Estimated time of adjournment 8:55 PM)