MEETING NOTICE

The regular monthly meeting of the Ellsworth City Council will be held on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Ellsworth City Hall Council Chambers

AGENDA

 

1. Call to Order.

2. Pledge of Allegiance.

3. Rules of Order.

4. Adoption of Ellsworth City Council minutes:

  •  01/14/2019 Regular Council Meeting.

5. City Manager’s Report.

6. Committee Reports.

7. Citizens’ Comments.

8. Presentation of Awards.

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

 

CONSENT AGENDA

CONSENT AGENDA: All items with an asterisk (*) are considered to be routine and will be enacted by one motion. There will be no separate discussion of these items unless a Council member so requests, in which event, the item will be removed from the Consent Agenda and considered in its normal sequence on the Agenda.

9. Council Order #021901, Request of the Deputy Treasurer/Tax Collector to accept payments on tax acquired timeshare units per the attached spreadsheet and to authorize the City Manager to release said properties through Municipal Quit-Claim Deeds.*

10. Council Order #021902, Request of the Deputy Treasurer/Tax Collector to release properties redeemed during the 30 day redemption period ending January 18, 2019 through Quit-Claim Deeds (the complete list is available in the City Clerk’s Office) and authorize the City Manager to release said properties through Municipal Quit-Claim Deeds.*

11. Council Order #021903, Request of the City Manager to appoint a representative and alternate to the Maine Service Center Coalition. *

 

NEW BUSINESS

12. Public hearing and action on the issuance of Business License (s):

• Colonial I, LLC d/b/a Colonial Inn, 321 High Street, for a new City Lodging House License.
• Ell Gov’s, LLC d/b/a Governor’s Restaurant, 253 High Street, for renewal of a City Class C License (Victualer/Liquor) and renewal of a State Restaurant (Class III and IV) Malt and Vinous Liquor License.
• Sanjeeva Abeyasekera d/b/a Serendib, 2 State Street, for renewal of a City Class C License (Victualer/Liquor) and renewal of a State Restaurant (Class III and IV) Malt and Vinous Liquor License.

13. Council Order #021904, Request of the Deputy Treasurer/Tax Collector to offer for sale by sealed bid various properties that have been acquired for non-payment of real estate taxes. (Complete list available at the City Clerk’s Department).

14. Council Order #021905, Request of the City Manager to confirm the appointment of an Interim City Planner.

15. Presentation and discussion on a possible Single Use Plastic Bag Ordinance, presented by the Green Plan Subcommittee on Energy and Solid Waste. (Sponsored by Councilor Fortier).

16. Council Order #021906, Request of the IT Systems Administrator for approval to sole-source the Water Department Fiber Construction project to Northeast Cable Construction.

17. Executive session to discuss personnel matters in accordance with MRSA Title 1, Chapter 13, Section 405, Paragraph 6A.

18. Adjournment.

February 11th, 2019 City Council Meeting Packet