JUNE 24, 2024

6:45 P.M.

CONTINUATION OF SPECIAL MEETING

NORTH SMITHFIELD TOWN COUNCIL

83 GREENE STREET, NORTH SMITHFIELD, RI 02896

PARTICIPATION FOR THIS MEETING WILL BE IN-PERSON ONLY.

 

The meeting will also be livestream. Please join the meeting (viewing only) from your computer, tablet, or smartphone by clicking on this link:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFgw5KxL950ZgZ_DKz8B-MQ

or go to the North Smithfield YouTube page - North Smithfield Town Meetings

*If technical difficulties occur during livestream the above specified meetings will resume as scheduled.

Documents related to the meeting will be posted on the Town Council’s page of the Town’s website on Monday, June 24, 2024 at 10:00 a.m., see link here:

https://clerkshq.com/NorthSmithfield-ri

 

FOR BOARDS/COMMISSIONS VACANCIES: https://onboard.nsmithfieldri.org/

 

FOR ONLINE APPLICATIONS: https://www.nsmithfieldri.org/home/webforms/town-north-smithfield-application-boardcommission

 

  1. OPEN MEETING – PRAYER – PLEDGE
  2. ROLL CALL

III. DISCUSSION BY COUNCIL, VOTE, OR OTHER ACTION ON CONTINUATION OF PUBLIC HEARING ON F/Y 2024-2025 PROPOSED BUDGET 

IV. DISCUSSION BY COUNCIL, VOTE, OR OTHER ACTION ON ADOPTION OF F/Y 2024/2025 PROPOSED BUDGET 

V. DISCUSSION BY COUNCIL, VOTE, OR OTHER ACTION ON METHOD OF TAX COLLECTION 

VI. ADJOURN

Individuals requesting special assistance should contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 767-2200, ext. 326 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the meeting date.

Agenda posted June 11, 2024

The last night of the Republican National Convention will be all about Donald Trump. The former President is set to take the stage in Milwaukee tonight to formally accept the GOP nomination for the White House. It'll be the first time he addresses the nation since surviving an attempt on his life Saturday. Trump will lay out what the campaign says is his plan for a new golden age for America.        President Biden has COVID. The White House says Biden tested positive following an event in Las Vegas in which he was not feeling well. The president is experiencing mild symptoms and will return to Delaware, where he'll self-isolate.        Three people are dead after severe storms hit the Midwest and East Coast yesterday. One person died in New York around 25 miles east of Syracuse. The two others were killed in Illinois after a flood carried their car away. A cold front moving into the East Coast could create more severe thunderstorms and heavy rain through the rest of the week.        New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez is rejecting a report that says he will resign following his conviction on federal corruption charges. Sources tell NBC News that Menendez told close allies he plans on stepping down. However, Menendez tells CBS 2 that he has not spoken with any so-called allies and that it seems to him that there is an effort to try to force him into a statement.        An Illinois sheriff's deputy is being charged in the deadly shooting of a Black woman. Authorities say Sonya Massey called 911 on July 6th to report a possible intruder in her home in Springfield. Sangamon County Sheriff's Deputy Sean Grayson and another deputy went to Massey's home, where Grayson shot and killed the woman. He's been indicted on multiple charges, including murder.        The Open is underway in Scotland. The year's last major event is taking place at the Royal Troon Golf Course in Troon. Brian Harman won last year's title and he's back in the fold once again. Justin Thomas has shot the lowest score of the day so far, finishing three shots under par and in first place.