Town Council Special Meeting and Workshop Agenda
October 13, 2009
Falmouth Town Hall
Council Chambers - 7:00 PM

Agenda Item
Roll Call
Council Attendance
Order to approve an amendment to the Retirement Community Overlay District.
Presentation on the status of work completed in Falmouth by the Youth Conservation Corp as part of a grant project managed by the Cumberland County Soil and Water District.
Presentation by the Harbormaster regarding a website mooring application function.
Concept discussion about a parking ordinance amendment that would restrict parking on Woodville Road in a location near the Middle School, new Elementary School and Superintendent's office.
Order to support the Town Manager's decision to adjust the staffing levels in the Police Department which will add one sworn police officer position to the department (at FY09 staffing levels).
Councilor Libby will discuss a concept for a zoning amendment to address storage of recreational vehicles.
Discussion about creating a Council appointed citizen Economic Development committee.
Discussion about whether the Town Council will consider a resolution for or against the following November 3 statewide referendum questions:

"Do you want to cut the rate of the municipal excise tax by an average of 55% on motor vehicles less than six years old and exempt hybrid and other alternative-energy and highly fuel-efficient motor vehicles from sales tax and three years of excise tax?” (Motor Vehicle Local Excise Tax Amendment)

"Do you want to change the existing formulas that limit state and local government spending and require voter approval by referendum for spending over those limits and for increases in state taxes?” (TABOR II)
Item 9
Discussion about future Council agendas