City Council Agenda


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COUNCIL MEETING AGENDA
Location: Maritime Museum
October 16, 2017
7:00 p.m.

Public Hearing: Ordinance 993
AN ORDINANCE BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF HAVRE DE GRACE, MARYLAND, PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY PROVIDED BY THE MARYLAND CONSTITUTION ARTICLE XI-E, THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLES 1-707, 5-209(c)(3), and 5-207(c)(3), CITY CHARTER SECTIONS 68 AND 70 CONCERNING AMENDMENTS TO CITY CODE SECTIONS 28-1, 28-5, 174-1, AND 174-2 AND ENACTMENT OF NEW SECTION 198-22, FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A “PROTECTED AREA” PROHIBITING BOAT MOORING AND OTHER ACTIVITIES IN THE SHALLOW WATERS SURROUNDING THE CITY WATER PLANT.
1. Call to Order

2. Roll Call
3. Pledge of Allegiance
4. Opening Prayer: Presiding Elder Cordell Hunter of AME Church

5. Approval of the Minutes:
A. Council Meeting Minutes- October 2 , 2017

6. Recognitions: None

7. Proclamations: None

8. Presentations:
A. Mrs. Pat Cole: The Colored School Foundation
B. Mrs. Erika Quesenbery Sturgill: Community Legacy Recipient, Asher Family: Page Asher Mitchem

9. Appointments: None

10. Oath of Office: None

11. Comments from Citizens on Agenda Items:

12. Resolutions: None

13. Ordinances:
An Ordinance concerning property maintenance (CM Hitchings)
ORDINANCE BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF HAVRE DE GRACE ADOPTED PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY OF ARTICLE XI-E OF THE MARYLAND CONSTITUTION, ARTICLE 23A OF THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND AND SECTIONS 33 AND 34 OF THE HAVRE DE GRACE CITY CHARTER, FOR THE PURPOSE OF AMENDING HAVRE DE GRACE CITY CODE CHAPTER 31, ARTICLE I, PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE SECTIONS 31-2(S) TITLED “GENERAL DEFINITIONS” AND 31-2(Z) TITLED “STORAGE OF JUNK, APPLIANCES AND FURNITURE” TO INCLUDE CERTAIN RESTRICTIONS ON BOAT STORAGE

An Ordinance concerning trash collection (CM Worrell)
AN ORDINANCE BY THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF HAVRE DE GRACE, MARYLAND, PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY PROVIDED BY THE MARYLAND CONSTITUTION ARTICLE XI-E, AND THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLE CONTAINING AMENDMENTS TO THE CITY CODE CHAPTER 162 SOLID WASTE, ARTICLE I REFUSE COLLECTION, SECTION 162-3.

An Ordinance concerning an incentive program for single family dwellings (CM Gamatoria)
AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF HAVRE DE GRACE, (“CITY”), PURSUANT TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ARTICLE OF THE ANNOTATED CODE OF MARYLAND AND CITY OF HAVRE DE GRACE CHARTER SECTIONS 33 AND 34 CREATING AN INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR THE CONVERSION OF MULTI-FAMILY DWELLINGS AND/OR OFFICES BACK TO SINGLE FAMILY DWELLINGS IN DESIGNATED GEOGRAPHIC AREAS WITHIN THE CITY OF HAVRE DE GRACE.

14. Old Business: None

15. New Business:
A. Budget Amendment 2018-01 (Council Member Robertson)

16. Directors Report:
A. Mr. Patrick Sypolt: Director of Administration
B. Mr. Ben Martorana : Planning
C. Mrs. Erika Quesenbery Sturgill: Economic Development
D. Mr. George DeHority: Finance
E. Mr. Tim Whittie: Public Works
F. Teresa Walter: Chief of Police

17. Business from Mayor Martin

18. Business from Council:
A. Council Member Robertson
B. Council Member D. Martin:
C. Council Member Hitchings:
D. Council Member Worrell:
E. Council Member Gamatoria:

19. Business from Council President Glenn:

20. Comments from Citizens

21. Adjournment