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Meetings & Events

Regular Council Meeting

02/10/2015 - 07:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
Address: 201 Delaware Street
New Castle, Delaware 19720

City of New Castle Delaware
Regular Council Meeting at Town Hall
201 Delaware Street – New Castle
Tuesday – February 10, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.


Roll Call
Approval of Minutes by Date: 1/13/2015 Public Hearing; 1/13/2015 Regular Meeting; 1/15 Special Meeting; 1/27/2015 Special Meeting.
Approval of Treasurer’s Report
Report from the City Administrator
Approval of Staff Reports
Grant Review
Business from the Floor (concerning agenda items only)
Business from the Mayor:
Business from the Council President
Mayor & Council Proclamation for Good Will Fire Company Deputy Chief B. Joseph Mullen. (Councilman Vannucci and Council President Ratchford – Posted 02/03/15)

Old Business
1. Second Reading and Approval of Ordinance 500; an Ordinance to revise and restate Chapter 74: The Tree Commission and Chapter 210: Street Trees, of the City Code (Council President Ratchford – Posted 02/03/15)
New Business
1. Presentation by City Engineer of URS Corporation concerning options concerning the scope of City Street Projects with discussion and decision by Council on same. (Councilperson Megginson– Posted 02/03/15)

2. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution No. 2015-03for the placement request of Bailey’s Dawgs as a vendor operating within the City limits. (Council President Ratchford – Posted 02/03/15)

3. Discussion regarding proposed Verizon cellular antenna on City water tower and decision on whether to pursue lease agreement for same. (Councilperson Cochran – Posted 02/03/15)

4. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2015-06; City of New Castle Arbor Day Proclamation (Mayor Reese and Council President Ratchford – Posted 02/03/15)

5. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2015-07; A Resolution to Appoint an Absentee Ballot Clerk to perform duties related to the 2015 City Election, as detailed in the New Castle City Code. (Council President Ratchford– posted 02/03/15)

6. First reading of Ordinance 501, An Ordinance to amend Chapter 140 of the Code of the City of New Castle to add a new Article VI establishing regulations, violations and penalties relating to disorderly premises and the operation of burglary alarms. (Council President Ratchford – Posted 02/03/15)

7. Comments from the floor.

8. Executive Session to discuss personnel issues

Next Regular Meeting Date: March 10, 2015
Posted: Posted 02/03/15
Note: This agenda as listed may not be considered in sequence, including executive sessions.