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City Council Regular Meeting

11/09/2016 - 07:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
Address: 201 Delaware Street
New Castle, DE 19720

The November Regular Council meeting, normally held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month will be held on Wednesday, November 9th due to the National Election on November 8th.

11/09/2016 City Council Regular Meeting Minutes

City of New Castle Delaware
Regular City Council Meeting at Town Hall
201 Delaware Street – New Castle
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.

Roll Call
Consent Agenda:
* Minutes: 10/11/2016 Regular Council Meeting
* 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)

Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2016-49; A Resolution Honoring the Life of Genevieve Miller. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Proclamation Recognizing November 17th as World Pancreatic Cancer Day in the city of New Castle. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Proclamation Declaring Saturday, November 26th as “Small Business Saturday” in the City of New Castle. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Old Business

New Business
1. Presentation by Mobilitie regarding Cell Tower/Data Tower. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

2. First Reading of Ordinance 508, An Ordinance regarding rezoning of parcel 21-013.00-001 (Route 273 at Little League field) from I to R-1. (Councilperson Di Mondi) – posted 11/01/16.)

3. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2016-50; A Resolution to Confirm Mayor’s Re-appointment of Michael Quaranta to City of New Castle Planning Commission. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Michael Quaranta – Planning Commission – Term Ending November 9, 2019

4. Motion, Discussion and vote on Resolution 2016-51; A Resolution to Reserve Excess Transfer Tax Proceeds for Delaware Street Improvements. (Councilperson Di Mondi – posted 11/01/16.)

5. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2016-52; A Resolution to Appoint a Member to the City of New Castle Board of Elections. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Marianne Caven – Council President Ratchford
Board of Elections – Term Ending November 9, 2020

6. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2016-53 A Resolution to appoint a new City Councilperson to finish out the term of Councilperson Albert Vannucci. (Council President Ratchford – posted 11/01/16.)

Applications to be considered for Appointment submitted by:
* William G. Blest
* Sally Denton
* Carol Hickman
* William A. Robinett

Comments from the floor.

Executive Session: to discuss personnel matters.

Note: This agenda as listed may not be considered in sequence, including executive sessions.

Next Regular Meeting Date: December 13, 2016

Posted: 11/01/16