COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
(Monday, June 2, 2014, 7 p.m.,
in Council Chambers)
Call To Order
Gregory R. Burbank, Patrol Officer
Dean D. Waterman, Patrol Officer
Proposed Ordinance — “An Ordinance In Amendment Of Article V ‘Exemptions For Qualified Veterans, Prisoners Of War, Gold Star Parents And Visually Impaired Persons’ Of Chapter 229 Of The Westerly Code Of Ordinances Entitled ‘Taxation’” – David Thompson, Town Assessor – Discussion
Grant Applications and Administration Update — Amy Grzybowski, Director of Planning, Code Enforcement and Grant Administration, Deb Bridgham, Deputy Finance Director, and Cindy Kirchhoff, Accountant
CDBG DR Applications and Resolution — Amy Grzybowski, Director of Planning, Code Enforcement and Grant Administration – Discussion
Hurricane Season Preparedness and Re-Entry Plan — Amy Grzybowski, Director of Planning, Code Enforcement and Grant Administration and Edward St. Clair, Chief of Police – Update
Resolution Of The Town Of Westerly To Submit An Application To The RI Department Of Environmental Management Natural Heritage Preservation Commission Open Space Grants Program – re: Lucey Property Management – Discussion
Proposed Ordinance – “An Ordinance Relating To Re-Naming Of Town Streets – 911 Emergency System” (Grills Lane to Hope Street) – Discussion
42-46-6(b) “…Nothing contained herein shall prevent a public body, other than a school committee, from adding additional items to the agenda by majority vote of the members. Such additional items shall be for informational purposes only and may not be voted on except where necessary to address an unexpected occurrence that requires immediate action to protect the public or to refer the matter to an appropriate committee or to another body or official.
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Open Board Positions
(Applications can be obtained on the Town of Westerly’s website www.townofwesterly.com and submitted to the Office of Town Clerk.)
Economic Development Commission
Westerly Public Parking Commission
Board Of Recreation
Board Of Assessment Review – Auxiliary Member
Minimum Standards Housing Board Of Review
Board Of Tenants Affairs
South County Community Action Agency
Packer Of Fish
Municipal Land Trust
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