Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        May 30, 2017
Time:        6:30 PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA
 

1.

ROLL CALL

2.

CITY CLERK

2.1.

Minutes of Economic Development SC May 23rd; City Council Meeting May 23rd, for acceptance.

3.

GENERAL PUBLIC HEARINGS

3.1.

Loan Order - To Borrow $11,077,544 (2018 Capital Improvements)

3.2.

Ordinance - Amend s. 272-87 entitled Annual Sewer Use Charge

3.3.

Vote - Approving Budget for FY18

4.

UTILITY PUBLIC HEARING

4.1.

National Grid/Verizon - Request installation of joint owned wood pole and anchor on Viola Street. (Continued Public Hearing)

5.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

5.1.

Motion Responses

(A) Explore Possibility of Locating New High School in the Hamilton Canal District
5.1.1.

Informational

(B) LHS Project Upcoming Meeting Dates
6.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

6.1.

Vote-License Agreement South American Food Market Inc. d/b/a Capricci-108 Merrimack St. (sidewalk seating)

7.

ORDERS FROM THE CITY MANAGER

7.1.

Order-Dedicate intersection of Chestnut and Nesmith Street "James W. Sweeney Memorial"

8.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

8.1.

Finance SC May 30, 2017.

8.2.

Wire Insp. - National Grid - Request installation of joint owned wood pole and anchor on Gorham Street.

8.3.

Wire Insp. - National Grid - Request installation of underground conduit on Thorndike Street.

8.4.

Wire Insp. - National Grid/Verizon - Request to install joint owned wood poles and anchors to accommodate Market Street Bridge reconstruction.

9.

PETITIONS

9.1.

Claim - (1) property.

9.2.

Misc. - Doria Sylvester (Maloney Properties, Inc.) request installation of handicap parking sign at 517 Moody Street.

9.3.

Misc. - Rosa DaSilva for Nelly Santiagovasquez request installation of handicap parking sign at 332 Lincoln Street (#2).

10.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

10.1.

C. Elliott/C. Leary/C. Samaras - Req. City Council vote to appoint Ad Hoc subcommittee to discuss process of amending City Charter to review and consider adopting a district/at-large council representation form of government and then to make recommendations to the full City Council.

10.2.

C. Samaras - Req. City Mgr. have proper department restripe the road lanes on Industrial Avenue and at merge of Thorndike Street and Gorham Street.

10.3.

C. Milinazzo - Req. City Mgr. update the City Council on the status of restriping Nesmith Street.

10.4.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. be prepared for all responses to inquiries regarding Lowell High School Project at the scheduled presentation meeting before the Council.

11.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

12.

ADJOURNMENT

Office of the City Clerk - 375 Merrimack Street - Phone: 978.674.4161