September 23, 2020
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Town of Needham
Finance Committee - Meeting Agenda
Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.
Needham Town Hall
Under Governor Baker’s emergency “Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law G.L. c. 30A, S20”, issued March 12, 2020 and in effect until termination of the emergency, meetings of public bodies may be conducted virtually provided that adequate access is provided to the public.
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7:00 Citizen Requests to Address the Finance Committee
7:05 Approval of Minutes of Prior Meetings (September 16, 2020)
7:05 Special Town Meeting Warrant articles – discuss/vote:
Article 1: Amend FY2021 Operating Budget
Article 3: Appropriate for COVID-19 Expenses
7:30 Special Town Meeting Warrant – discuss/vote CPC articles:
Article 10: CPC - Emergency Rental Assistance Program
Article 11: CPC - First Baptist Church Preservation & Restoration
Article 12: CPC - First Parish Church Steeple Preservation
Article 13: CPC - Needham Community Farm Growing Bed Expansion
Article 14: CPC - Claxton Field Lights and Skin Renovation Design
Article 15: CPC - Resurfacing the Synthetic Track at DeFazio Complex
Article 16: CPC - Appropriate To Community Preservation Fund
7:05 Special Town Meeting Warrant – updates/vote:
Article 9: Rescind Debt Authorization
Article 17: Citizens Petition – Resolution to Request a Study of Systemic Racism in Needham
8:15 Finance Committee Updates; Issues not reasonably anticipated by Chair within 48 hours
Subject to Revision. Please note that times are approximate.
Agenda items may be discussed at different times than indicated.
Rec'd and posted by the Town Clerks Office on 9/18/2020 @ 3:17 PM