Date: January 3, 2017
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Location: Town Council Chambers
FREEPORT TOWN COUNCIL MEETING #01-17
FREEPORT TOWN HALL COUNCIL CHAMBERS
TUESDAY JANUARY 3, 2017
FROM: Peter E. Joseph, Town Manager
TO: Council Chair , Sarah Tracy, 2 Pettengil Road
Council Vice-Chair Melanie Sachs, 84 Kelsey Ridge Road
Councilor D. Scott Gleeson, 23 Park Street
Councilor John Egan 38 Curtis Road
Councilor Peter Anzuini, 87 South Freeport Road
Councilor William Rixon, 66 Varney Road
Councilor Leland Arris, 70 Glenview Road
FIRST ORDER OF BUSINESS: Pledge of Allegiance
SECOND ORDER OF BUSINESS: To waive the reading of the minutes of Meeting #24-16 held on December 20, 2016 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 #189-16 To consider action relative to an ordinance imposing a moratorium on Retail Marijuana Establishments and Retail Marijuana Social Clubs. PUBLIC HEARING.
MOTION: To open the public hearing
MOTION: To close the public hearing
BE IT ORDERED: That the ordinance imposing a moratorium on Retail Marijuana Establishments and Retail Marijuana Social Clubs be approved.
(Town Manager Peter Joseph)(30 minutes)
Note: This public hearing is continued from the 12/20/16 meeting.
ITEM # 182-16 To consider action relative to the conditions placed on the $100,000 contribution to the Tri-Town Track and Field Project approved by the Council in the FY 17 capital budget.
BE IT ORDERED: That the language in the agreement between RSU
No. 5 and the Tri Town Track and Field Committee as presented does not violate the conditions approved by the Town Council on June 7, 2016.
(Council Chair, Sarah Tracy) (15 minutes)
ITEM # 191-16 To consider action relative to adopting the Town Council goals.
BE IT ORDERED: That the Town Council goals for calendar year 2017 be adopted as presented.
(Council Chair, Sarah Tracy)(30 minutes)
END OF AGENDA (Estimated time of adjournment 9:00 PM)