Cortland Common Council Agenda: August 17th, 2021 (Live Stream Information Included)

Here is the agenda for Tuesday’s (August 17th, 2021) Cortland Common Council meeting. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7pm.

We (The Cortland Voice) will be live streaming the meeting on our Facebook page.

Note: As the City of Cortland Common Council returns to in person meetings, all spectators are asked to be masked upon entry to city hall, and to remain masked until departure. Council and the Mayor will be masked unless seated, then masks of council members and the mayor can be removed to improve communication.


Public Hearing: regarding potential changes to the City’s Zoning Code. Public Hearing on Executive Order

  • Call Meeting to Order
  • Salute to the Flag of the United States – Public Comments
  • Mayor’s Report
  • Minutes – Approval of minutes

Supporting Documents:

Item #1 – Consideration of a Resolution to approve the Mayor’s Executive Order. (Ric VanDonsel)

Item #2 – Consideration of a Resolution to approve the Special event application along with all other required applications for “The Chamber Open House Bash” on September 23, 2021 from 4Pm – 7PM. (Bob Haight)

Item #3 – Consideration of a Resolution to hire a substitute Crossing Guard. (Chief Sandy)

Item #4 – Consideration of a Resolution to lift the hiring freeze and fill a recent Sewer Heavy Equipment Operator at the DPW. This post was opened up by a lateral move from a DPW employee moving over to the Water Department to fill the Water Distribution Maintenance Worker position. (Nic Dovi)

Item #5 – Discussion and set a date for a public hearing regarding E203 and increasing the number of members on Police commission. (Ric VanDonsel)

Item #6 – Set a date for a public hearing on making Valleyview Drive an all way stop at the entrance to the Cortland JR. Sr. High school. (Nic Dovi)