Pittsfield Public Health & Safety Committee - May 13, 2021

Open Agenda

Call to Order 00:00:05


Roll Call 00:00:15


Approval of Minutes 00:04:45


New Business 1. 00:05:40

Petition from Councilor Morandi requesting Ordinance and Rules and the Public Health and Safety Committees review the keeping of chickens at 16 Kensington Avenue.


New Business 2. 00:18:21

Petition from Councilor Moon requesting MDPH provide an updated cancer evaluation in relation to GE site B&H78 environmental factors.


New Business 3. 00:22:06

Petition from Councilor Maffuccio requesting to invinte the Police Chief to the first meeting in February (2020) to give a status update on crime rate (referred on January 15, 2020 but has never appeared on agenda)


New Business 4. 00:23:59

Petition from Councilor Moon, Kelan O'Brien, Meagan Bossong and Dennis Powell requesting timeline and process information on the $85,000 appropriation from the Patrol Officer line item in the Pittsfield Police Department budget to contract services line item in the Pittsfield Police Department budget to contract services line item for an additional mental health co-responder role.


Tabled Business 2. 01:21:21

Petition from Councilors Maffucio, Kavey and Connell asking the Sub Committee of Public Health and Safety to review the city's relationship with ServiceNet (This item was referred on September 8th but has not appeared on previous agendas) (tabled 1/14/21)