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January 17, 2006

Meeting of the City Council was held at 7:00 o’clock P.M.

Present,-President Hart, Councillors Hall, Hetel, Swartz, Daly O’Brien, Scatamacchia, Macek, Ryan and Curtin

Records of the last meeting were approved.

Councillor Daly O’Brien was appointed to read the records for the present week.

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Notice was received from David J Swartz of his resignation from the Haverhill Historic Commission. Said resignation effective December 30 2005.

PLACED ON FILE Document:7-C

Notice was received from David J Swartz of his resignation from the Zoning Board of Appeals. Said resignation effective December 30 2005.

PLACED ON FILE Document:7-D

PETITIONS

Application was received for a 2006 Drainlayer license from Gerard J McGovern. Said license to expire December 31 2006.

GRANTED (Absent,-Councillor Curtin) Yeas 8, Absent 1 Document:1-Q

Applications were received for 2006 licenses from the following:

  • Market Basket 400 Lowell av 2 Coin-ops Document:8-E
  • Market Basket 400 Lowell av 2 Sunday Coin-ops Document:9-D

GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0

Applications were received for Tag Days from the following:

  • HHS Band February 10,11,12 Document:10-E
  • Haverhill Winter Guard March 17,18,19 Document:10-F
  • Market Basket April 27,28,29 Document:10-G
  • Riverside/Bradford Baseball-Minors May 5,6,7 Document:10-H
  • American Legion May 11,12,13 Document:10-I
  • Riverside Bradford Baseball-Majors May 19,20,21 Document:10-J
  • Haverhill Korean War Veterans June 1,2,3 Document:10-K
  • Disabled American Veterans September 7,8,9 Document:10-L

GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0

Communication was received from Mayor Fiorentini requesting that he and Police Chief DeNaro be allowed to address the Council regarding recent crime statistics in the City and also the Governor’s proposals to increase spending on community policing.

PLACED ON FILE Document:19

Communication was received from Mayor Fiorentini requesting to address the Council on proposed changes in the parking requirements for the IG District and also submitting a proposed Ordinance with a Hearing for a Zoning Change to amend Chapter 255; Article 12, Table 1 & 2.

REFERRED to PLANNING BOARD and VOTED: that COUNCIL HEARING BE HELD FEBRUARY 28 2006 Document:19-B

Reconsideration of vote was received from Councillor Scatamacchia of Document 161-B/05, an Order to grant Verizon New England & Mass Electric Company a joint pole location on North Broadway & Crystal st; which was granted by Council January 10 th.

WITHDRAWN Document:20

Communication was received from Councillor Hall requesting a discussion regarding placing a stop sign on Millvale rd at the intersection of Middle rd.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to TRAFFIC & SAFETY COMMITTEE Document:6-C

Communication was received from Councillor Hall requesting to present Representative Harriet Stanley’s response to the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline proposal to increase the capacity of its pipeline running from Nova Scotia to Massachusetts.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to AREA LEGISLATORS Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document:6-D

HEARINGS

Hearing was held on Document 2, a petition from Verizon New England and Massachusetts Electric Company requesting a joint pole location on Worcester st. With Robert Grassia appearing in favor and William Copeland in opposition, the hearing was closed.

HEARING CLOSED Document:2

Hearing was held on Document 3, a petition from Verizon New England requesting a conduit location on Boston rd. With Robert Grassia appearing in favor and no one in opposition, the hearing was closed.

HEARING CLOSED Document:3

NEW BUSINESS

Councillor Daly O’Brien introduced Document 2-B An Order Granting: Permission to Verizon New England & Mass Electric Company for a joint pole location on Worcester st.(Located in the Book of Location Orders)

On the question of passage, the yeas and nays were as follows:

Yeas,-Councillors Hall, Hetel, Daly O’Brien, Scatamacchia, Macek, Ryan, Curtin, and President Hart 8, Nays,-Councillor Swartz 1, and GRANTED Document:2-B

Councillor Scatamacchia introduced Document 3-B An Order Granting: Permission to Verizon New England for a conduit location on Boston rd. (Located in the Book of Location Orders)

GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document:3-B

Meeting adjourned at 8:31 o’clock P.M.

Yeas 9, Nays 0

Attest:
Margaret A Toomey
City Clerk

 
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