the Main Street District Business Improvement Area Board of Management provide
funding in the amount of $2500 in sponsorship to the Newmarket Stage
Company in exchange for acknowledgement of the Main Street District
Business Improvement Area in their printed materials and/or other media in
their intended theatrical production at the refurbished Old Town Hall,
subject to confirmation of a planned performance and definite dates.
Jackie Playter queried if the Candle Light Parade
in early November would be held again this year and requested clearance to
reserve the band for the event.
b) Discussion ensued regarding the feasibility of a
soap box derby event in October, 2015 with umbrella insurance coverage by
the Town of Newmarket. Jackie Playter advised that she would contact the
Town’s Risk Analyst regarding insurance requirements.
c) Siegfried Wall queried the Economic Development
Officer about the status of the six spaces on Timothy Street behind the Old
Town Hall. The Economic Development Officer advised that those six spaces
will be part of the public parking component. Discussion ensued regarding
identification of parking lots, wayfinding signage and lot names versus lot
Moved by: Jackie Playter
Seconded by: Elizabeth Buslovich
The Main Street District Business Improvement Area Board of
Management recommends to Council:
THAT the Town of Newmarket investigate the feasibility of
resident/tenant permit parking for the Main Street area;
AND THAT the Main Street District Business Improvement Area Board
of Management be consulted in the process of the analysis.