May 15, 2008  Special City Council Meeting

 

CITY OF PROVIDENCE

RHODE ISLAND

CITY COUNCIL

JOURNAL OF PROCEEDINGS

 

 

No. 14 City Council Special Meeting, Thursday, May 15, 2008,

Upon The Rise of the 7:00 o’clock City Council Meeting.

 

PRESIDING

 

COUNCIL PRESIDENT

PETER S. MANCINI

 

ROLL CALL

 

PRESENT:              COUNCIL PRESIDENT MANCINI, COUNCILMEN APONTE, DELUCA, COUNCILWOMAN DIRUZZO, COUNCILMEN HASSETT, IGLIOZZI, LOMBARDI, LUNA, NARDUCCI, SOLOMON. TEJADA, COUNCILWOMAN YOUNG and COUNCILMAN YURDIN – 13.

 

ABSENT:              COUNCILMEN JACKSON and WOOD – 2.

                                         

ALSO PRESENT:              Anna M. Stetson, City Clerk, Deborah L. Santos-Hudson, First Deputy City Clerk, Sheri A. Petronio, Assistant Clerk, Adrienne G. Southgate, Deputy City Solicitor and Vincent J. Berarducci, City Sergeant.

 

 

INVOCATION

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

              The Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America led by Councilman Nicholas J. Narducci, Jr.

 

 

CALL FOR SPECIAL MEETING

 

COMMUNICATION FROM

COUNCIL PRESIDENT PETER S. MANCINI

 

              Request, filed with the City Clerk, May 13, 2008, Requesting a Special Meeting of the City Council to be Called on the 15th day of May, 2008 Upon The Rise of the 7:00 o’clock City Council Meeting, in the City Council Chamber, Third Floor, City Hall.

 

 

WARRANT FOR SPECIAL MEETING

 

              Warrant of the City Clerk to Vincent J. Berarducci, City Sergeant with Return Certification that he has notified each Member of the City Council of the Special Meeting Called for the 15th day of May, 2008 Upon The Rise of the 7:00 o’clock City Council Meeting, in the City Council Chamber, Third Floor, City Hall.
 

              COUNCILMAN HASSETT Moves to Dispense with the Reading of the foregoing matters.

 

              COUNCIL PRESIDENT MANCINI Receives the foregoing Communication and Warrant.

 

             

REPORT FROM COMMITTEE

 

COMMITTEE ON ORDINANCES

COUNCILMAN MICHAEL A. SOLOMON, Chairman

 

              Transmits the Following with Recommendation the Same be Adopted:

 

              An Ordinance in Amendment of Chapter 27 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Providence Entitled: “The City of Providence Zoning Ordinance”, Approved June 27, 1994, As Amended.

 

              COUNCILMAN HASSETT Moves to Lay the Ordinance on the Table until June 5, 2008, seconded by COUNCILMAN DELUCA.

 

 

ADJOURNMENT

 

              There being no further business, on Motion of COUNCILMAN HASSETT, seconded by COUNCILMAN DELUCA, it is voted to adjourn at 7:45 o’clock P.M. (E.D.T.), to meet again THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2008 at 7:00 o’clock P.M. (E.D.T.)

 

 

 

                                                                                    ANNA M.  STETSON

                                                                                    CITY CLERK