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May 1, 2007

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

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

Absent,-Councillors Curtin and Scatamacchia

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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Communication was received from Mayor Fiorentini requesting to address the Council regarding the Haverhill Armory.
PLACED ON FILE 24-E

Notice was received from Mayor Fiorentini of the appointment of Concetta Fisichella to the Mayor’s Energy Task Force on Renewable Energy. Said appointment effective April 27 2007.
PLACED ON FILE 1-Z

PETITIONS

Application was received from Jeffrey Lamb for a 2007 Drainlayer license.
GRANTED Yeas 7, Absent 2 11-S

Petition was received from Victoria Kennedy, President of the Bradford Christian Academy requesting to purchase City property; five lots abutting 97 Oxford av; for facility expansion.
PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to NATURAL RESOURCES & PUBLIC
BUILDINGS COMMITTTEE Yeas 7, Absent 2 31-C

Petition was received from Senter Bros Inc requesting to open Kenoza st adjacent to 85 through 119 Kenoza to install a sewer force main into the City sewer system.
PLACED ON FILE 50

Communication was received from Police Chief Alan DeNaro Officer George Desjardins with a plaque.
PLACED ON FILE 51

Petition was received from City Clerk Margaret Toomey regarding the recruitment of poll workers for the 4 elections in 2007.
PLACED ON FILE 52

Communication was received from William Pillsbury the Community Development Director requesting to submit the 2007-08 Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG) and Resolution.
PLACED ON FILE 53

COMMUNICATIONS

Communication was received from Councillor Macek requesting to discuss the current status of the MVRTA Bus Station.
PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to NATURAL RESOURCES & PUBLIC
BUILDINGS COMMITTEE Yeas 7, Absent 2 49-D

Communication was received from Councillor Hall requesting a discussion regarding the stop sign on Bellevue av at the intersection of Hillside st.
PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to PLANNING Yeas 7, Absent 2 49-E

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Document 46 LOAN ORDER ORDERED: Appropriate $503,252 in additional funds for sewer
extension to Fondi rd/Hilldale av area and lower Lake st (see document for complete text)
POSTPONDED to MAY 29 2007 Yeas 7, Absent 2 46

Document 63-D MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating To Salaries
Parking Control Officer
POSTPONED to MAY 29 2007 Yeas 7, Absent 2 63-D

NEW BUSINESS

Councillor Daly O’Brien introduced Document 44-B To Wit: ORDERED: That Mayor be and is hereby authorized to enter into negotiations for a purchase and sale agreement with the Haverhill Fire Department Credit Union for the sale of real property located at 75 Kenoza av (The Armory), Haverhill Assessor’s Map 206, Block 46, Lot 7.
PASSED Yeas 7, Absent 2 44-B

Councillor Macek introduced Document 50-B To Wit: ORDERED: That the City Council approve the request of Senter Bros Inc to excavate on Kenoza st from 85 through 119 to install
a sewer force main into the City sewer system.
GRANTED Yeas 7, Absent 2 50-B

Councillor Ryan introduced Document 6-C To Wit: ORDERED: That the real property located on North Avenue, Haverhill Assessor’s Map 633, Block 11, Lot 2A, being and is hereby
declared surplus. An appraisal of the property shall be conducted. Should a request for proposals (RFP) be required for the sale of said real property, the Mayor is hereby authorized to issue said request for proposals (RFP).
PASSED Yeas 7, Absent 2 6-C

Councillor Swartz introduced Document 53-B To Wit: ORDERED: R E S O L U T I O N RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF HAVERHILL MASSACHUSETTS, AUTHORIZING THE MAYOR TO SUBMIT THE AMENDED CONSOLIDATED PLAN FOR THE COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANT PROGRAM, INCLUDING ALL UNDERSTANDINGS AND ASSURANCES CONTAINED THEREIN.
(see document for complete text)
ADOPTED Yeas 7, Absent 2 3-B

Councillor Hall introduced Document 13-B To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $5,000 be transferred from the following account in the amount stated below:

Highway Yard Waste Removal $5,000

And transferred to the following account as stated below:

Vehicle Maintenance Heat $5,000
PASSED Yeas 7, Absent 2 13-B

Councillor Hetel introduced Document 20-J To Wit: ORDERED: P R O C L A M A T I O N Polish Constitution Day (see document for complete text)
ADOPTED Yeas 7, Absent 2 20-J

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 14-L To Wit: MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating To Parking 31 New Hampshire av – Add Handicap Parking
PLACED ON FILE for at least 10 days 14-L

Councillor Macek submitted the Minutes of the Natural Resources & Public Buildings Committee meeting that was held on April 23rd.
PLACED ON FILE and REFERRED to MAYOR & ENDORSE RECOMMENDATION
AS STATED IN #3 Yeas 7, Absent 2 19-H

Meeting adjourned at 7:55 o’clock P.M.
Yeas 7, Absent 2

Attest:
Margaret A Toomey
City Clerk

 
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