Pittsfield City Council - December 14, 2021

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02:13:03

Chapters

1. Open microphone 00:01:52

Revised-Agenda 1. Open microphone


Plaque's given to councils 00:21:58


2. COVID update 00:24:33

2. COVID update


3. Appointments 00:30:28

3. A communication from Mayor Tyer reappointing Melissa Scarafoni-Metcalf, Kara Graziola and Scott Cowlin to the Council on Aging


4.Communications From Her Honor The Mayor 00:30:57

4. A communication from Mayor Tyer submitting an Order to accept a grant of funds in the amount of $59,000.00 from the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration


5. Communications From Her Honor The Mayor 00:31:27

5. A communication from Mayor Tyer submitting two orders as part of the East New Lenox Road over Sackett Brook Bridge Replacement Project: Order 1, taking of 3 permanent easements by eminent domain and Order 2, taking of 5 temporary easements by eminent domain


6. Communications From Her Honor The Mayor 00:32:35

6. A communication from Mayor Tyer on a petition from Councilor Maffuccio seeking ARPA funds for the improvement project of Pontoosuc Lake


7. Communications From Her Honor The Mayor 00:33:06

7. A communication from Mayor Tyer on a petition from Kenneth Warren requesting to implement an ARPA Reporting, Progress and Accountability Program


8. Communications From Her Honor The Mayor 00:33:36

8. A communication from Mayor Tyer on a petition from Councilors Connell and Morandi to provide a list of all properties receiving funding from the At Home Improvement program and a list of approved contractors


9. Communications And Reports From City Officers And Boards 00:47:05

9. A communication from the Commissioner of Public Services and Utilities on a petition requesting a report on expenses incurred under the Shared Streets & Spaces Grant Project


13 Reports Of Committees 01:00:44

13. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Councilor Maffuccio requesting to review Chapter 14, Offenses Miscellaneous Section 14-17, Recreational land vehicle restrictions and exceptions concerning illegal snowmobile use and off-terrain recreation vehicles nuisance, recommending to approve with changes 4/0


10. Reports Of Committees 01:34:30

Report from the Ordinance and Rules Committee 10. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Councilor Moon requesting the City of Pittsfield and City Council continue to offer a virtual and call-in option beyond COVID for all public meetings, recommending to approve 3/1


11. Reports of Committees 01:45:22

11 . A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Councilor Maffuccio requesting to amend City Code, Chapter 8, Section 8-5, Collection, Generally, recommending to refer to the Committee of the Whole 4/0


12. Reports of Committees 01:46:16

12. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on an Ordinance amending City Code, Chapter 2, Administration, Chapter 24 Schedule of Fees; and Chapter 4 Y2 Criminal and Non-Criminal Enforcement, recommending to approve 4/0


14. Reports Of Committees 01:50:15

14. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Councilor Maffuccio requesting to ban all dirt bikes and A TV's from all public roadways, recommending to file 4/0


15. Reports of Committees 01:50:47

15. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Courtney Gilardi requesting to amend the City Code, Chapter 23, Zoning, Article 23-13, Administrative Procedures, Section 13.202 Required Hearing and Notice to utilize Code Red, recommending to file without prejudice 4/0


16. Reports of Committees 02:01:29

16. A response from the Ordinances and Rules Committee on a petition from Courtney Gilardi requesting to amend the City Code, Chapter 23, Zoning, Article 23-13, Administrative Procedures, Section 13.202 Required Hearing and Notification, recommending to file without prejudice 4/0


17. Unfinished Business 02:02:10

17. A report from the Ordinance and Rules Committee on a petition from Councilor Morandi requesting City Code, Chapter 8, Solid Waste and Disposal, be fully reviewed and revised where needed, referred to the Resource Recovery Committee (Tabled, February 23, 2021)


18. New Business 02:06:07

18. A petition from Councilor Maffuccio requesting to discuss the white marker polls and traffic pattern on North Street and make recommendations to the Administration and Commissioner


Adjourn 02:13:10


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