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File #: 19-212    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Order Status: Passed
File created: 11/8/2019 In control: Town Council
On agenda: 11/12/2019 Final action: 11/12/2019
Title: To adopt a resolution to support Municipal Recycling Programs (LD 1431) to make recycling in Maine more effective, sustainable and equitable.
Attachments: 1. 19-212 Cover Sheet, 2. NRCM Sustainable Maine Director Correspondence, 3. Resolution 19-212

I.                     Council Action Requested.

Title

To adopt a resolution to support Municipal Recycling Programs (LD 1431) to make recycling in Maine more effective, sustainable and equitable.

Body

II.                     Basis for Council Action.

 

Council approval of this item is required because;

 

a.                     Pursuant to Article II, Section 3(I) of the Charter, the Town Council shall "[e]xercise all the legislative, financial, borrowing and other powers now or hereafter given by statute to inhabitants of towns acting in Town Meeting except as otherwise provided herein, and also exercise all the powers now or hereafter given by statute to municipal officers of towns”

 

III.                     Issue Summary.

 

Please refer to the attached resolution.