Meetings & Events

City Council Regular Meeting

12/10/2019 - 07:00 PM
Location: Town Hall
Address: 201 Delaware Street
New Castle, Delaware 19720

12/10/2019 Meeting Minutes

City of New Castle Delaware
Regular City Council Meeting at Town Hall
201 Delaware Street – New Castle
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 – 7:00 p.m. 

Roll Call

Minutes: November 12, 2019 Regular Meeting Minutes

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

Proclamation Honoring Judge Richard R. Cooch upon his Retirement. (Mayor Quaranta – posted 12/03/2019.)

Old Business:
1. Delaware Street, Delmarva Power Work Segment Presentation, Delmarva Power. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/03/2019.)

New Business
1. First Reading of Ordinance 524; An Ordinance to amend Section 230-50 A (1) (c) of the Code of the City of New Castle to require Council Confirmation of Mayoral Appointments to the Historic Area Commission. (Councilperson Leary – posted 12/03/2019.)

2. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2019-47; A Resolution approving the Mayor’s Appointment to the Planning Commission of Gail Seitz for a 3 year term, with that term ending on December 10, 2022.. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/03/2019.)

Proposed appointee: Gail Seitz – Term Ending December 13, 2022

3. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2019-48; A Resolution making a Council Appointment to the Historic Area Commission. (Councilperson Leary – posted 12/03/2019.)

Proposed appointee: Laura Fontana – Term Ending January 10, 2023

4. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2019-49; A Resolution Declaring 615 Clymer Street Surplus Property. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/03/2019.)

5. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2019-50; A Resolution to Determine the Style and Potential Upgrades to the Standard Traffic Light Polls to be Installed by DelDOT, at Delaware and 6th Streets. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/03/2019.) (Traffic Light Examples)

6. Motion, Discussion and Vote on Resolution 2019-51; A Resolution Adopting or Maintaining Adoption of the Designation of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) as the Basis for the All-Hazards Incident Management Plan For FY 2020 and 2021 in the City of New Castle. (Council President Ratchford – posted 12/03/2019.)

7. Public Comments

Next Regular Meeting Date: January 14, 2020
Posted: 12/03/2019
Note: This agenda as listed may not be considered in sequence, including executive sessions