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July 8, 2008

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

Present,-President Hart, Councillors Scatamacchia, Ryan, Macek, Daly O’Brien, Hall, McGonagle, Donahue and Quimby.

Records of the last meeting were approved.

Councillor Donahue was appointed to read the records for the present week.
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On motion of Councillor Hall to suspend the rules to thank Representative Dempsey and legislative delegation for
$2.4 million aide for the Hale debt relief.
MOTION PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0

On motion of Councillor Ryan to send a letter to Governor Patrick asking him to support the $2.4 million appropriation in the State budget for Hale debt relief, the yeas and nays were as follows:
Yeas 9, Nays 0, and MOTION PASSED

Communication was received from Mayor Fiorentini requesting Document 63-D/06 be taken from the table for action.
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 1-D

Document 63-D/06 Municipal Ordinance CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Salaries All Depts, Non-Union Parking Control Officer On motion of Councillor Ryan that the Police Department file a quarterly report with the City Council, April, July, October and January for preceding three months, revenue generated from parking enforcement officers after they are hired, with the first report due October 2008.
On the question of passage, the yeas and nays were as follows:

Yeas,-Councillors Macek, Daly O'Brien, Hall, McGonagle, Quimby and President Hart 6, Nays,-Councillors Scatamacchia, Ryan & Donahue 3, and PASSED WITH STIPULATION 63-D/06

PETITIONS

Application was received for Tag Days from HHS Girls Swim Team for August 22 & 23.
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 42-I

Application was received for a Special License to sell alcohol from the Haverhill Exchange Club at Winnekenni Castle, September 4th, 5 PM to 10 PM, “Taste & Toast of Haverhill".
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 18-S

Petitions for Joint Pole Locations were received from Verizon NE and MA Electric Co for:

  1. Lafayette av, Plan 688 VOTED: that HEARING BE HELD JUL 22ND 93
  2. Essex av, Plan 687 VOTED: that HEARING BE HELD JUL 22ND 94

Petition was received from Chairman of Haverhill Rocks, Christine McCarron requesting to hang 3 banners for 5 weeks for August 16th Big Three Events, beginning July 11th – 1 in Bradford Common, 1 on train bridge Washington st and 1 on Goecke parking deck.
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 65-D

Abatement report was received from the Board of Assessors for the month of June 2008.
PLACED ON FILE 7-G

COMMUNICATIONS

Communication was received from Councillor Macek requesting a discussion regarding tree plantings for GAR Park.
PLACED ON FILE REFERRED TO MAYOR 84-K

Communication was received from Councillor Hall requesting a discussion regarding issues of Haverhill School system.
PLACED ON FILE 84-L

Communication was received from Councillor Hall requesting a discussion regarding removal of handicap parking space at 487 Washington st.
PLACED ON FILE REFERRED TO PLANNING 84-M

Communication was received from Councillor Donahue requesting an update on school textbooks that needed to be ordered.
PLACED ON FILE 84-N

HEARINGS

Hearing was held on Document 35, Petition from Stephen Defeo requesting to accept Parker Lane as a public way.
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 35

Document 35-B, Order to accept Parker Lane as a public way.
GRANTED Yeas 9, Nays 0 35-B

Hearing was announced on Document 83, a Petition from John Davidowicz requesting to accept Valley View Farm rd and Overlook cir as a Public Way.
POSTPONED TO SEPTEMBER 23, 2008 Yeas 9, Nays 0 83

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

Document 10-C MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Salaries All Departments, Non-Union
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 10-C

Document 10-D MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Salaries Administrative & Professional Positions
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 10-D

Document 20-G MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parking Handicap parking at 5 Ford st
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 20-G

Document 20-H MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parking Handicap parking at 23 Howard st
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 20-H

Document 20-I MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parking Handicap parking at 20 Broad st
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 20-I

Document 20-J MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parking Handicap parking at 7A Tremont st
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 20-J

Document 41-B MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance relating to Two Stop Signs - Add stop
at the intersection of Harding av & Stetson st and at the intersection of Stetson st and Harding av.
NOT PASSED Yeas 0, Nays 9 41-B

Document 92 MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parades and Processions.
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 92

NEW BUSINESS

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-S To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $88,500 be transferred to/from several accounts to close out FY2008. (see Document 26-S for complete text)
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-S

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-T To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $333.40 be transferred from Conservation Salary Acct - Board Stipends to Expense Acct – Office Supplies.
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-T

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-U To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $500.06 be transferred from Economic Development Salary Acct – Board Stipends to Economic Development Expense Acct – Office Supplies.
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-U

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-V To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $22,503.35 be transferred from Park Dept Tree Removal to several accts (see Document 26-V for complete text)
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-V

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-W To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $375,000 be appropriated and authorized to expend from Medicaid Fund.
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-W

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 26-X To Wit: ORDERED: That the sum of $27,406.81 be transferred from Police Dept Salary Accounts to Police Dept Expense Accounts (see Document 26-X for complete text)
PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 26-X

City Clerk Toomey introduced Document 20-K To Wit: Document 20-K MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER An Ordinance Relating to Parking Handicap Parking at 20 Hancock st.
PLACED ON FILE for at least 10 days PASSED Yeas 9, Nays 0 20-K

Meeting adjourned at 9:09 o'clock P.M. Yeas 9, Nays 0

Attest:
Margaret A. Toomey
City Clerk

 
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