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May 9, 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, Curtin

Records of the last meeting were approved.

Councillor Swartz was appointed to read the records for the present week.

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Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Leota Sarrette to the Haverhill Cultural Council. Said appointment effective May 9, 2006 to expire May 31, 2009.

CONFIRMED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document : 66-D

Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointments of the following to the Mayor’s Marketing Task Force:

  • Gary Martel
  • Dianne McDermott
  • John Fahamian
  • William Pillsbury
  • Mark Provost
  • Jeff Linehan
  • (alternating non-voting member)
    • Logan Seale
    • Krystine Hetel
    • Robert Halpin
    • Sally Cerasuolo O’Rorke

PLACED ON FILE Document : 66-E

PETITIONS

The following license applications were received from:

  • Lois McGonagle 57 Wingate st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68
  • Brian Ross 2 Washington st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-B
  • Edward Fahimian 94 Washington st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-C
  • Kathleen A Mangion 31 Bradstreet av Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-D
  • Jose Figueroa 160 White st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-E
  • Ronald J Glick 24 Emerson st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-F
  • Jennie Miller 133 Merrimack st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles Document : 68-G
  • Jennie Miller 133 Merrimack st Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Clothing Document : 68-H
  • Paul H Goldberg 81 Hale st Junk Dealer Document : 68-I
  • John Goldsbrough 99 Newark st Junk Dealer Document : 68-J
  • Ronald J Glick 24 Emerson st Pawnbroker Document : 68-K
  • Ronald J Glick 24 Emerson st Buy & Sell Old Gold 68-L
  • Academy Lanes 725 So Main st 48 Bowling Alleys Document : 68-M
  • Pilgrim Lanes 600 Primrose st20 Bowling Alleys Document : 68-N
  • Academy Lanes 725 So Main st 48 Sunday Bowling Alleys Document : 9-E
  • Pilgrim Lanes 600 Primrose st20 Sunday Bowling Alleys Document : 9-F
  • Pilgrim Lanes 600 Primrose st 5 Pool Tables Document : 68-O
  • Pilgrim Lanes 600 Primrose st 5 Sunday Pool Tables 9-G

GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0

COMMUNICATIONS

Communication was received from Councillors Macek and Hall requesting a discussion regarding an Ordinance related to the placement of elected officials names on public equipment/buildings.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to CITY SOLICITOR Document : 55-F

Communication was received from Councillor Ryan requesting a discussion regarding a City of Haverhill policy regarding used printer ink cartridges.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to MAYOR Document : 55-G

Communication was received from Councillor Macek requesting a discussion regarding the paths around Kenoza Lake.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to MAYOR Document : 55-H

Communication was received from Councillor Ryan requesting an update on the underground fuel tanks at the Whittier Middle School.

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to MAYOR Document : 55-I

Communication was received from Councillor Ryan requesting a discussion regarding the City’s hot top paving agenda

PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to HIGHWAY and MAYOR Document : 55-J

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Document 17-F ORDERED: That the sum of $425,000 be transferred to Fire Salaries from the following sources:

  • Stabilization $163,704
  • Salary Reserve $153,810
  • Police Overtime $ 23,620
  • Highway Overtime $ 47,240
  • Library Salaries $ 13,006
  • Fire Salaries $ 23,620

PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document : 17-F

On motion of Councillor Hall to suspend the rules to introduce the following transfer Order, the yeas and nays were as follows:

Yeas 9, Nays 0, and MOTION PASSED

Councillor Hall introduced Document 17-MM To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $23,620 be appropriated from Salary Reserves and transferred to Police Salaries & Wages.

PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document : 17-MM

Document 63 MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Salaries - Fire

On motion of Councillor Ryan that document be amended as follows: “By striking out the differential columns and amounts for job titles F/P Private, F/P Lieutenant, F/P Deputy, Training Deputy and Fire Alarm Super.”, as stated in letter dated May 5, 2006 from Mary Carrington, Human Resources Director, the yeas and nays were as follows:

Yeas 9, Nays 0, and MOTION PASSED and PASSED AS AMENDED Document : 63

NEW BUSINESS

Councillor Hall introduced Document 17-K To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $575.40 be transferred from the following account: Legal Judgment Expense $575.40 And placed in the following accounts as stated below:

  • Legal Salaries & Wages $375.40
  • Legal Longevity $200.00

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

PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document : 17-K

Councillor Hetel introduced Document 17-LL To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $13,151.43 be transferred from the following account in the amount stated below:

Clerk Precinct Officers Salaries $13,151.43

And transferred to the following accounts in the amounts stated below:

  • Clerk Annual Street & Voting List Expense $4,000.00
  • Clerk Advertising Expense $5,651.43
  • Clerk Printed Supplies Expense $3,500.00

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

PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 Document : 17-LL

Councillor Macek submitted the Minutes of the Natural Resources & Public Buildings Committee meeting held on May 1 2006.

PLACED ON FILE Document : 22-I

Meeting adjourned at 9:00 o’clock P.M.

Yeas 9, Nays 0

Attest:
Margaret A Toomey
City Clerk

 
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