Town Council June 15, 2020 - School Budget Adoption

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Item #90-2020 FY 2021 Proposed School Budget 00:07:11

Public Comments

Item #90-2020 TC Discussion 00:07:19

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.

Citizen Comments for Non Agenda Items 01:29:33

This portion of meeting was moved to follow Item 90-2020 as a request to an adjustment to the agenda.

Item #91-2020 Town Emergency Order Exp. 6-30-20 01:30:00

The town manager will provide an overview of requests from local businesses relating to consideration of allowing businesses to temporarily operate outside.

Item #92-2020 Amendment to FY21 Munic. Gen. Fund 01:47:33

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.

Citizens Discussion on Non Agenda Items 01:51:44

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

Citizen Discussion on Non Agenda Items 01:58:05

B. Comments from citizens regarding the wish for town to stand in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Motion to Schedule Special Town Council Meeting 02:25:22

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.

Adjournment 02:26:04