Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        May, 29, 2018
Time:        6:30 PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA
 

1.

ROLL CALL

2.

MAYOR'S BUSINESS

2.1.

Report - Mayor's Opiate Task Force.

3.

CITY CLERK

3.1.

Minutes of Zoning SC May 22nd; City Council Meeting May 22nd; Ad-Hoc Election Laws SC May 23rd, for acceptance.

4.

GENERAL PUBLIC HEARINGS

4.1.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 270 by creating a new section Prohibiting Single-Use Plastic Bags.

4.2.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 150 Re fines relative to prohibition of plastic bags and consumption of marijuana.

4.3.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 222 Peace and Good Order by prohibiting the consumption of marijuana in public.

4.4.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 290 Entitled Zoning by extending existing INST zoning district to include all of 39 Plymouth Street.

5.

UTILITY PUBLIC HEARING

5.1.

National Grid request permission to install underground electric conduit along Quebec Street from Blossom Street to Maple Street.

6.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

6.1.

Informational

A) Marijuana Businesses

B) West Street Flood Pump Station Project
7.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

7.1.

Vote-Accept timely receipt of Budget FY19

7.2.

Vote-Approve FY19 Budget Appropriations

7.3.

Vote-Endorse the FY19-FY23 Capital Plan

7.4.

Vote-Apply, Accept, Expend 40,000 from MassDEP under SMRP Grant

7.5.

Vote-Authorize City Manager Execute Lease Agreement Degmar Development Corp.-Centerville Police Substation

7.6.

Vote-Transfer 20,000 to Disability Commission Revolving Fund

8.

ORDERS FROM THE CITY MANAGER

8.1.

Loan Order-2019 Capital Improvements

8.2.

Loan Order-Garage Construction

9.

ORDINANCES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

9.1.

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

9.2.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 272 Article VI s. 272-86 Metered Service Water

9.3.

Ordinance-Establish Revolving Funds pursuant to MGL Ch. 44, section 53E and one half

9.4.

Ordinance-Amend Ch. 266 Parking Rates

9.5.

Ordinance-Amend zoning 232, 234 Mt Vernon St and 268 Mt Vernon, 294 School St and 5 Farnham St.

10.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

10.1.

Ad-Hoc Election Laws SC May 23, 2018.

10.2.

Municipal Facilities SC May 29, 2018.

11.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

11.1.

C. Elliott/C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. report on the status on funding for turnout gear for the LFD.

11.2.

C. Elliott/C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. provide a report regarding the status of the installation of washer ejector units in fire houses.

12.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

13.

ADJOURNMENT

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