Health & Human Services and Public Safety Committee Agenda

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 5:30pm

Council Chambers, City Hall

Councilor Belinda Ray, District 1, Chair

Councilor Brian Batson, District 3

Councilor Pious Ali, At-Large


1.

Announcements

2.

Review and approval of minutes from the June 12, 2018 meeting.

3.

Recommendation for location of new Homeless Service Center to replace the Oxford Street Shelter

Presentation from city staff regarding the recommended location, facility design and amenities, zoning, etc. 
5.

Next Meeting: July 10

* If discussion of the new Homeless Service Center is concluded by 7pm, the committee will take up the Paid Sick Leave Ordinance. If not, discussion of the Paid Sick Leave ordinance will be taken up at a successive committee meeting.

NOTE: Since there are no action items on the agenda, there will be no opportunity for public comment at this meeting. Please feel free to send comments to members of the committee on any issue at any time via email. Councilors email addresses are available on the city website: www.portlandmaine.gov

The meeting can be watched online via livestream:  www.portlandmaine.gov/livestream

Keep up to date with the new shelter design and planning process at the City’s website:

www.portlandmaine.gov/shelterplanning