ORDERED, the Cape Elizabeth Town Council following the public hearing on Monday, June 8, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom approves the school department budget as recommended by the School Board for Fiscal Year 2021 for a total appropriation of $28,490,012.
This portion of meeting was moved to follow Item 90-2020 as a request to an adjustment to the agenda.
The town manager will provide an overview of requests from local businesses relating to consideration of allowing businesses to temporarily operate outside.
Amendment to Fiscal Year 2021 Municipal General Fund Budget Summary Motion Concerning Property Taxes. On May 27, 2020 the town council approved Item #79-2020 related to motions concerning property taxes for fiscal year 2021. Following the vote, municipalities were notified by the Office of the State Treasurer that the office mistakenly posted the maximum allowable rate that municipalities may apply to delinquent property taxes and the interest rate for taxes paid in excess of the assessment.
A. Town Council responds to emails from community requesting signage in support of racial diversity and racial equality. Special Workshop date set for Monday, June 22, 2020
B. Comments from citizens regarding the wish for town to stand in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
In response to citizen discussion on non-agenda items, a motion was made to schedule a special meeting following the special workshop on June 22nd, to discuss possible actions.