Boro Seal New_thumb.jpgPOTTSTOWN BOROUGH COUNCIL AGENDA
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April 13, 2020
7:00 p.m.




1.

APRIL 13, 2020 Please join this meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/129413429. You can also dial using your phone (Toll Free) 1-877-568-4105. Access Code:129-413-429

2.

CALL TO ORDER

3.

INVOCATION

4.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

5.

ROLL CALL

6.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

7.

COMMENTS FROM CITIZENS PRESENT

8.

SUBCOMMITTEE REPORTS

a.

Finance & Administration (President Weand)

9.

COMMITTEE REPORTS

a.

EAC (Jim Derr)

b.

Regional Planning (Councilor Procsal)

c.

Blighted Property Review Committee (Councilor Procsal)

10.

7:30 P.M. - PUBLIC HEARING, Zoning Ordinance Amendment

11.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

12.

NEW BUSINESS

a.

Motion to adopt an Ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance related to Floodplain Regulations; Downtown District Parking Requirements and Swimming Pool Regulations

b.

Motion to authorize execution of a Memorandum of Understanding Agreement between the Borough of Pottstown and the SEP-I, LLC for the property located at 451 Keystone Boulevard

c.

Motion to authorize the Solicitor to prepare and advertise an ordinance amending the Zoning Ordinance creating a new Keystone Employment and Economic Plan (KEEP) Overlay

d.

Motion to adopt a Resolution appointing an individual as the Assistant Treasurer for the Borough of Pottstown

e.

Motion to adopt a Resolution extending the tax deadlines for payment of Borough Real Estate Taxes from April 30, 2020, until May 31, 2020

f.

Motion to adopt a Resolution certifying the Local Match for State Capital Financial Assistance for the Pottstown Area Rapid Transit System for Fiscal Year 2019-2020

g.

Motion to adopt a Resolution certifying the Local Match for State Operating Financial Assistance for Fiscal Year 2020-2021

h.

Motion to approve and authorize the execution of an Addendum to the Employment Agreement of the Pottstown Borough Fire Chief

i.

Motion to ratify the Mayor’s disciplinary actions of suspensions without pay upon two Pottstown Police Officers

j.

Possible action on zoning variance request of Ugana, LLC/Chuck Gulati to address signage for the YMCA/Complex, 724 North Adams Street

k.

Motion to grant the request of the Parks and Recreation Department to hold the July 4, 2020 Patriotic 5K, resulting in the closure of portions of Beech, Price, High, Hanover, Chestnut and Grant Streets, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., subject to review and approval of the Police and Fire Departments and to waive the $100 road closure fee

l.

Motion to grant request of Tiburon Endurance Sports to reschedule its May 16, 2020 Fox Trot 5K to October 10, 2020, resulting in the closing of the Circle of Progress and Glasgow Street from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., and to utilize Borough owned property for event parking, subject to approval of the Police and Fire Departments

m.

Motion to appoint an individual to the Historic Architectural Review Board for a five (5) year term to expire April 1, 2025

n.

Motion to appoint two individuals to the Land Bank Board for three (3) year terms to expire April 9, 2023

14.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

15.

ADJOURNMENT