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MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018

WOONSOCKET CITY COUNCIL AGENDA

COUNCIL PRESIDENT DANIEL M. GENDRON PRESIDING

7:00 P.M. – 2ND FLOOR CONFERENCE ROOM

169 MAIN STREET, WOONSOCKET, RHODE ISLAND 02895

 

 

SPECIAL MEETING

 

 

  1. ROLL CALL

 

  1.       AGENDA FOR BOARD OF LICENSE COMMISSIONERS

 

18 LC 24                     Application of licenses and renewal of licenses.

 

  1.       ADJOURNMENT

 

 

SPECIAL MEETING

 

 

  1. ROLL CALL

     

  2. DISCUSSION REGARDING 719 RIVER STREET

     

  3. ADJOURNMENT 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

For additional information or to request interpreter services, or other special services for the hearing impaired, please contact City Clerk Christina Harmon-Duarte three days prior to the meeting at (401) 762-6400, or by the Thursday prior to the meeting.

 

Posted on May 31, 2018 (Amended June 4, 2018)    

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