PUBLIC HEARING ORD. 2019-1 & ROCK HALL TOWN COUNCIL MEETING REPORT

 

February 14, 2019

Present: Jones, Kuechler, Andrews, Edwards, Nesspor (Fithian, MacLeod, Loller, Dempsey, Wode)

ACTIONS TAKEN BY VOTE TO:

  • Approve meeting agenda
  • Approve January 10 meeting minutes
  • Amend October 11 meeting minutes
  • Prevent questions and comments from the audience during Council discussion on utility rate increase (Jones, Kuechler, Nesspor aye; Andrews, Edwards nay)
  • Raise utility rate by 15 percent after standing-room-only hearing in which 13 residents spoke against it (Jones, Kuechler, Nesspor aye; Andrews, Edwards nay)

ACTIONS TAKEN WITHOUT VOTE TO:

  • Permit Rock Hall Elementary to sponsor a fun run as a special event

OTHER

  • Residents and visitors reminded to keep dogs off Ferry Park beach
  • After citizen complaints, RHPD on lookout for speeders on Sharp Street and Rock Hall Avenue
  • Planning Commission needs a new member

COMMENT

  • By viewing the archived tape of this meeting—public hearing and regular session—interested persons can observe the full panoply of incompetence, defensiveness, and falsehoods on the part of, primarily, the mayor and the town manager.

FULL MEETING CAN BE VIEWED 

https://5bbb19a5c6aad.streamlock.net/vod/_definst_/mp4:rock_hall_md/2019-02-14_1174339_Public_Hearing_Ordinance_201901__MayorCouncil_Meeting.mp4/playlist.m3u8?wowzaplaystart=0

 

Compiled by Gren Whitman