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City of Haverhill
City Council Minutes

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
City Council Chambers

Councilors
John A. Michitson , President
Robert H. Scatamacchia, Vice President
Michael J. Hart
William H. Ryan
Michael S. McGonagle
William J. Macek
Colin F. LePage
Mary Ellen Daly O’Brien
Thomas J. Sullivan

Haverhill City Seal

Weekly Meetings
Tuesdays
7:00 PM

Haverhill City Hall
Room 202
4 Summer St
Haverhill, MA 01830

Agenda

Present – President Scatamacchia, Councillors Hart, Michitson, Ryan, Macek, LePage, Daly O’Brien and Sullivan.
Absent – Councillor McGonagle.

City Clerk – Margaret A. Toomey.

1. Approval of Records of the Previous Meeting

Minutes were approved.

2. Assignment of the minutes review for the next Meeting

Councillor LePage was appointed to read the minutes.

3. Communications from the Mayor

No Schedule

4. Utility Hearing(s) and Related Order(s)

No Schedule

5. Appointments

Confirming Appointments:
Katie Lynn Greco to the Haverhill Historical Commission, effective immediately. Commission to expire Jan 30 2015.
MS. GRECO INTRODUCED HERSELF
CONFIRMED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 20-H

Non-Confirming Appointments:
Loren Goldstein to the Development and Industrial Commission, effective immediately.
PLACED ON FILE Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 20-I

Resignations:
No Schedule

6. Petitions

Petitions:
Petition was received from Deborah Andrews, Opportunity Works, requesting to Hang a Banner
promoting their 29th Annual “Lend-A-Hand” Auctionon the Goecke Parking Deck—Main Street;
Feb 11-Feb 25 2013
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 27

Application
No Schedule

Annual License Renewals:

Renewals Coin-Op License
Papa Gino's, 3 Ferry rd, 1 Coin-Op
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 15-U
Brother’s Pizza, 753 Main st, 1 Coin-Op
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 15-V

Renewals Sunday Coin-Op Licenses 2013:
Papa Ginos, 3 Ferry rd, 1 Coin-Op
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 16-T
Brother’s Pizza, 755 Main st, 1 Coin-Op
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 16-U

Renewals for Drainlayer’s Licenses 2013:
Serge Beaulieu
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 3-O

Renewal Hawker Peddler License2013:
Frankie Passafiume, to sell hotdogs, chips, canned chili, soda, water, packaged cookies, packaged ice cream and slush to transfer to the new location of Washington Square; Tuesday thru Saturday, April 1st thru November 1st; 10 :00AM to 4:00PM
GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 28

Renewals Handicap Parking
Renewal Application for Handicap Parking Sign from Ana Albino for Marcos Albino, at 7A Tremont st GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 29
Renewal Application for Handicap Parking Sign from Joseph Jones, at 127 Webster st GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 29-B
Renewal Application for Handicap Parking Sign from William Zoulias, at 69 Harrison st GRANTED Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 29-C

7. Hearings and Related Orders

No Schedule

8. Motions and Orders

MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER 240
An Ordinance Relating to Vehicles and Traffic
Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of Haverhill that the Code of the City of Haverhill,
Chapter 250, as amended, be and is hereby further amended as follows:

“By deleting the words and numbers: “as revised on 12/04/12,” immediately following the words and
numbers “Central Business District Parking Map dated 08/17/11” wherever said words and figures shall
appear in Chapter 240, and, by inserting in place thereof the words and numbers: “as revised on
02/01/2013,”.

The Central Business District Parking Map dated 12/04/12, as revised on 02/01/2013, is attached hereto
and incorporated herein.”
LETTER TO MICHAEL STANKOVICH, PUBLIC WORKS DIRECTOR AND
PLACED ON FILE for at least 10 days 30

9. Unfinished Business of preceding Meetings

Document 22
MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE CHAPTER 36
An Ordinance Relating to Fees and Receipts

Be it Ordained by the City Council of the City of Haverhill that the Code of the City of Haverhill, Chapter 36, as amended, be and is hereby further amended by adding the following:

Ҥ36-7. Waiver of fee or charge.

The City Council and Mayor shall have authority to waive fees or charges due to the City of Haverhill which are set by order, ordinance or state law. No fees or charges due to the City of Haverhill shall be waived where prohibited by state law. The waiving of any fee or charges by the City Council and Mayor shall be subject to the conditions below: (see document for complete text)
REFERRED TO ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE COMMITTEE Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 22

10. Communications and Reports from City Officers and Employees

Monthly Reports:
No Schedule

Communications from Councillors:
No Schedule

Communications from City Employees:
No Schedule

11. Resolutions and Proclamations

No Schedule

Council Committee Reports and Announcements

Council Committee Reports:
Councillor Macek submitted the Minutes and recommendations of the Natural Resources and Public Property Committee meeting held on January 30, 2013
COUNCILLOR MACEK EXPLAINED THE PROCESS TAKEN TO EVALUATE THE 19 PARCELS OF LAND THAT THE MAYOR PROPOSED TO HAVE SURPLUSED.
ON MOTION OF COUNCILLOR MACEK TO ACCEPT THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE AND PREPARE ORDER TO SURPLUS PROPERTIES AND
PLACED ON FILE Yeas 8, Nays 0, Absent 1 11-B

Documents referred to Committee Study
Doc.22 - An Ordinance Relating to Fees and Receipts

Meeting adjourned at 7:32 o’clock P.M. Yeas 8, Nays 0 Absent 1

Attest:
Margaret A Toomey
City Clerk

 
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