Cape Elizabeth Town Council Agenda
Monday, February 13, 2017
7:00 p.m. (Workshop to follow)
Cape Elizabeth Town Hall
James M. “Jamie” Garvin, Chairman
Patricia K. Grennon
Caitlin R. Jordan
Penelope A. Jordan
Sara W. Lennon
Katharine N. Ray
Jessica L. Sullivan
Convening by Town Councilor Chairman James M. “Jamie” Garvin
00:11 Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag
00:31 Roll Call by the Town Clerk
00:45 Town Council Reports and Correspondence
02:27 Finance Committee Report 
Link to Financial Reports as of 1/31/2017
Dashboard and Financial Reports
08:27 Town Council Reports and Correspondence
11:46 Citizen Opportunity for Discussion of Items Not on the Agenda
11:57 Town Manager’s Monthly Report
15:39       Review of Draft Minutes of January 9, 2017 and Special Meeting of January 18, 2017
15:58 Item #47-2017            Draft 2017 Goals
It is recommended to approve the draft 2017 Goals as presented.
18:12 Item #48-2017            Accessory Structures Recommendation Planning Board
It is recommended to refer the planning board’s recommendation to the ordinance committee.
23:07 Item #49-2017            Shooting Range Ordinance Referral
It is recommended by the ordinance committee to refer the Shooting Range Ordinance to them for review of technical revisions.
28:15 Item #50-2017            Tower Overlay District Request for Rezoning at 19 Wells Road
Link to Maps
Global Signal Acquisitions IV, LLC (“Crown”) has made application to the town for a Tower Overlay District at 19 Wells Road, Map R05 Lot 30. The applicant has paid the $100.00 application fee. It would be in order to refer to the planning board pursuant to 19-10-3 of the Zoning Ordinance. [Item deferred to March meeting]
29:23 Item #51-2017            Fort Williams Park Group Use Requests for 2017
The Fort Williams Park Committee recommends approval of the following uses for Fort Williams Park in 2017 as presented.
                        3/2017 – 7/2017
            Cape Elizabeth Little League
            Field usage for baseball, softball and t-ball.
            6/7-6/9/2017 and 6/11/2017
            Cape Elizabeth High School’s Class of 2017 Commencement Exercises
            6/17/2017 (Rain Date 6/18/2017)
            Family Fun Day
            Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K Walk
            Area Fee: $700.00
30:16 Item #52-2017            Alternative Energy Committee 2016 Report
Link to Section 7 Pages 28-33                      
It is recommended to acknowledge receipt of the report from the Alternative Energy Committee 2016 with thanks to the committee for their work and refer the report to a council workshop.
51:50 Item #53-2017            Marijuana Moratorium Ordinance
On December 12, 2016 the town council passed an Emergency Ordinance, pursuant to the Council-Manager Charter Article II Sec. 12 Proposed Emergency Moratorium on Non Medical Marijuana Retail Establishments. The emergency ordinance is automatically repealed the 91st day following the date which it was adopted. The proposed Town of Cape Elizabeth Ordinance Enacting A Moratorium On Retail Marijuana Businesses will provide additional time to study the ballot initiative approved November 8, 2016. Approval of the proposed ordinance pursuant to 30-A M.R.S. §4356 provides for a period of 180 days effective March 12, 2017. The Ordinance shall expire at the end of the 180th day after its effective date, unless earlier extended, repealed or modified by the Town.
58:45 Item #54-2017            Quitclaim Deed – 10 Great Pond Drive
On January 9, 2017 the town foreclosed on the property at 10 Great Pond Drive for an unpaid real estate tax lien filed July 8, 2015. Certified funds in the amount of $8,316.09 have been received for the taxes principal, interest and fees to date. It is recommended the council authorize the town manager to sign a municipal quitclaim deed and real estate transfer tax declaration.
Citizens may at this point in the meeting raise any topic that is not on the agenda that pertains to Cape Elizabeth local government.
Following the regular meeting the council will meet in workshop session.
01:00:23 Adjournment