August 21, 2019
4 Boltwood Ave
Amherst, MA 01002
Governance, Organization and Legislation Committee of the Town Council
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
RECEIVED: 3/8/19 @ 11:07 am. REVISED: 8/13/19 @ 8:36 am & 8/15/19 @ 11:28 am. TOPICS: 1. Call to Order. 2. Discussion of and vote on proposed Proclamation to celebrate Jewish Comm. of Amherst 50th anniversary. 3. Discussion of revisions to Rules of Procedure: Rule 10.4 Ad Hoc Committees in light of recommendations regarding language for Rule 10.5 Work Groups. 4. Continue discussion of a Town Council policy for resolutions, proclamations, commemorations, and citations: revisions to Rule 8 of the Town Council Rules of Procedure; GOL guidelines for Review; GOL committee charge; and creation of FAQ. 5. Continue discussion of revisions to adopted Public Ways Policy to advise on flag raisings & commemorative flags. 6. Follow up on referral from Town Council to advise on a policy to comply with Charter Sec 7.6: Publication of Candidate Statements. 7. Public Comment. 8. Adoption of 8/7/19 minutes. 9 Topics not Reasonably Anticipated by the Chair 48 Hours in Advance. 10. Adjourn.