City Council Resolutions

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**This list of Resolutions is organized by the date in which they were enrolled by City Council (most recent at the top of the list).
Introduction Date
Enrollment Date
Resolution Title
08/15/2019 09/05/2019 19.123 A Resolution Calling for the Federal Government to Pass a Green New Deal
08/15/2019 09/05/2019 19.122 A Resolution Declaring October 6, 2019 a Day to Commemorate the 1979 Greensboro Massacre and to Reflect on White Supremacy
07/11/2019 07/11/2019 19.112 Resolution in Support of Right to Counsel in Eviction Cases and Eviction Sealing to Promote Housing Opportunity and Mobility
06/06/2019 06/20/2019 19.091 A Resolution Affirming Support for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Across the United States
03/21/2019 03/21/2019 19.031 A Resolution in Support of Increased Funding for Massachusetts Public Schools through the Act Providing Rightful Opportunities and Meaningful Investment for Successful and Equitable Education (PROMISE S.238, H.586)
03/21/2019 03/21/2019 19.032 Resolution in Support of the Act Committing to Higher Education the Resources to Insure a Strong and Healthy Public Higher Education System (CHERISH, S.741, H.1214)
03/07/2019 03/21/2019 19.012 A Resolution Establishing a Select Committee on Pesticide Reduction
02/21/2019 03/07/2019 19.003 A Resolution to Adopt the Capital Improvement Program for FY2020-FY2024
02/21/2019 03/07/2019 19.006 A Resolution in Support of Changing the Massachusetts State Flag and Seal
11/01/2018 11/01/2018 18.197 A Resolution Opposing a Renewed Application for Expansion of the Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School
10/18/2018 11/01/2018 18.186 A Resolution Reaffirming Northampton and MA Non-Discrimination Laws Prohibiting Discrimination in Places of Public Accommodation on the Basis of Gender Identity and Gender Expression
10/04/2018 10/18/2018 18.170 A Resolution Opposing the Expansion of Gas Infrastructure and Calling for Increased Development and Implementation of Renewable and Clean Energy Sources
07/12/2018 08/16/2018 18.097 A Resolution to Lower the Voting Age for Northampton Municipal Elections
06/21/2018 06/21/2018 18.128 A Resolution Denouncing and Demanding an End to President Trump's 'Zero Tolerance' Immigration Policy
04/05/2018 04/19/2018 18.078 A Resolution in Support of Legislation to Reduce Gun Violence in Massachusetts
03/01/2018 03/15/2018 A Resolution to Adopt the Capital Improvement Program for FY2019-FY2023 (PDF)
02/01/2018 03/15/2018 A Resolution Calling for President Trump to Preserve DACA and to Extend TPS for All Nationals Who Cannot Safely Return to Their Home Countries (PDF)
01/18/2018 02/01/2018 18.003 A Resolution in Support of 100% Renewable Energy
11/16/2017 01/18/2018 A Resolution In Support of a $15 Minimum Wage in Massachusetts (PDF)
11/16/2017 12/07/2017 A Resolution Calling for the United States to "Pull Back from the Brink" and Prevent Nuclear War (PDF)
11/2/2017 11/16/2017 A Resolution Calling Upon Congress to Reallocate Resources From the Military (PDF)
10/19/2017 11/02/2017 A Resolution In Support of Bills S.2100 and H.1900 Concerning the Safety of School Children Embarking and Disembarking School Buses (PDF)
10/19/2017 11/02/2017 A Resolution In Support of House Bill 1194 and Senate Bill 1225, "The End of Life Options Act" (PDF)
09/21/2017 11/02/2017 A Resolution Opposing the Installation of Municipally Operated Surveillance Technology Downtown (PDF)
10/05/2017 10/19/2017 A Resolution Opposing Expansion of the Pioneer Valley Chinese Immersion Charter School (PDF)
07/13/2017 08/17/2017 A Resolution Supporting the Culture of Civility in the City of Northampton (PDF)
08/17/2017 09/07/2017 A Resolution In Support of Bill S. 619 - An Act Establishing Medicare for All in Massachusetts (PDF)
05/18/2017 06/01/2017 A Resolution to have Northampton, Massachusetts Become a Blue Community and in Support of Clean and Safe Water in Massachusetts (PDF)
04/20/2017 05/04/2017 A Resolution Calling on the Massachusetts Legislature to Establish Carbon Pollution Pricing to Curb Climate Change (PDF)
04/06/2017 05/04/2017 A Resolution in Support of Bill S.1305 - An Act to Protect the Civil Rights and Safety of All Massachusetts Residents (the "Safe Communities Act") (PDF)
04/06/2017 04/20/2017 A Resolution to adopt the C.I.P. for FY2018 - FY2022 (PDF)
02/02/2017 02/02/2017 A Resolution condemning President Trump's January 27, 2017 Executive order "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States" (PDF)
01/19/2017 02/02/2017 Resolution declaring Northampton a Fair Employment City (PDF)
11/17/2016 12/01/2016 Resolution declaring Northampton's Commitment to being a Safe and Accepting Community (PDF)
11/03/2016 11/17/2016 A Resolution in support of Bill H.1769 The Massachusetts Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PDF)
09/01/2016 09/15/2016 A Resolution Opposing Lifting the Cap on Commonwealth Charter Schools (PDF)
05/19/2016 06/02/2016 Resolution Recognizing the Second Monday of October as Indigenous Peoples Day (PDF)
05/05/2016 05/19/2016 A Resolution to affirm the City's Non-Discrimination Policy and in support of Equality of Access in Public Places (PDF)
04/07/2016 04/21/2016 Resolution to accept Bottums Road as a City street (PDF)
04/07/2016 04/21/2016 A Resolution to accept the FY2017 - FY2021 Capital Improvement Program submitted by Mayor Narkewicz on March 3, 2016 (PDF)
02/18/2016 03/02/2016 A Resolution to oppose the TPP and any similar trade deals if they fail to restructure the misguided and failed policies of the past (PDF)
02/04/2016 02/04/2016 A Resolution Opposing the Provisions of H.3854 (Net Metering) (PDF)
12/03/2015 12/17/2015 Resolution Calling for the Welcoming of Refugees in the City of Northampton (PDF)
12/03/2015 12/17/2015 Resolution on Domestic Violence (PDF)
11/19/2015 12/03/2015 Resolution Regarding Northampton Payment In Lieu of Taxes Program (P.I.L.O.T) (PDF)
08/13/2015 09/03/2015 Resolution In Support of Mental Health Workers (PDF)
06/04/2015 06/18/2015 Resolution Calling for Transparency and Public Representation Regarding Natural Gas Infrastructure (PDF)
05/21/2015 05/21/2015 Resolution to accept Deeds & Easements Surrounding Village Hill (PDF)
04/02/2015 04/16/2015 Resolution to accept FY2016-FY2020 Capital Improvement Program as submitted by Mayor Narkewicz on March 2, 2015 (PDF)
06/20/2013 02/05/2015 A Resolution to support Vibrant Sidewalks (PDF)
11/20/2014 12/04/2014 Resolution in Support of Executive Policy Order on Police Procedures (Northampton’s Trust Resolution) (PDF)
10/02/2014 10/16/2014 A Resolution Condemning Violent Acts (PDF)
05/15/2014 06/05/2014 Opposing the Northeast Expansion of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline in Massachusetts (PDF)
02/20/2014 02/20/2014 Resolution authorizing Superintendent to submit a Statement of Interest (SOI) form to Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) for funding of needed roof repairs to RK Finn Ryan Road Elementary School under the MSBA Accelerated Repair Program (PDF)
02/20/2014 02/20/2014 Resolution authorizing Superintendent to submit a Statement of Interest (SOI) form to Massachusetts School Building Authority (MSBA) for funding of needed roof repairs to Leeds Elementary School under the MSBA Accelerated Repair Program (PDF)
12/5/2013 12/19/2013 Resolution Proclaiming the City of Northampton as a Purple Heart Community (PDF)
11/07/2013 11/07/2013 Resolution Supporting the Award of a License for a Hampshire County Medical Marijuana Dispensary by the Mass Dept. of Public Health (PDF)
08/15/2013 09/05/2013 Resolution on Fossil Fuel Divestment (PDF)
06/27/2013 07/11/2013 Resolution on Drone Aircraft (PDF)
06/20/2013 06/27/2013 Resolution Calling for Justice in Guantanamo Bay (PDF)
06/20/2013 06/27/2013 Resolution in Support of Regulating High Capacity Weapons (PDF)
04/18/2013 05/02/2013 Resolution Endorsing the Establishment of a Northampton Cultural District (PDF)
03/07/2013 03/21/2013 Resolution Urging State Legislature to Consider Proposals and Adopt Fair and Equitable Tax Reform (PDF)
02/07/2013 02/21/2013 Resolution Regarding Hate Crimes (PDF)
07/07/2012 08/16/2012 Resolution Supporting Right to Organize (PDF)
09/20/2012 09/20/2012 Resolution Regarding Sojourner Truth (PDF)