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Meetings & Events

City Council Regular Meeting

12/11/2018 - 07:00 PM

Proposed Improvement Plans; Delaware Street

12/11/2018 City Council Regular Meeting Minutes

City of New Castle Delaware
Regular City Council Meeting at Town Hall
201 Delaware Street – New Castle
Tuesday, December 11, 2018– 7:00 p.m.


Roll Call

WILMAPCO 2050 Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) Update

Ferry Cut Off/Delaware Street Railroad Crossing Plans, Presentation DelDOT

Minutes: November 13, 2018, Public Hearing Minutes; November 13, 2018, Regular Meeting Minutes

Staff Reports
Approval of Treasurer’s Report
Report from the City Administrator & Staff
Council Communications
Business from the Mayor
Business from the Council President
Business from the Floor (concerning agenda items only)

Old Business:

1. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2018-32; A Resolution making Council Appointments to the Tree Advisory Commission. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/04/2018.)

2. Review, discussion, and potential decision on Delaware Street construction project. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/4/2018.) (Plans)

3. Discussion concerning possible licensure and regulation options relating to tourist homes and similar short term rental arrangements (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/4/2018.)

4. Second Reading, Motion, Discussion and Vote on Ordinance 517; An Ordinance requiring a special exception from the Board of Adjustment to permit tourist homes in the Historic Residential Zoning Districts. (Councilperson Di Mondi- posted 12/04/2018.)

Public Comments

Next Regular Meeting Date: January 08, 2019
Posted: 12/04/2018
Note: This agenda as listed may not be considered in sequence, including executive sessions.