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City of Haverhill
City Council Agenda

Tuesday, September 3, 2013
City Council Chambers

Robert H. Scatamacchia , President
Michael J. Hart , Vice President
John A. Michitson
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
7:00 PM

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

Agenda Only

Agenda Complete

1. Approval of Records of the Previous Meeting

2. Assignment of the minutes review for the next Meeting

3. Communications from the Mayor

3.1 Communication from Mayor Fiorentini requesting to address Council concerning the City’s pensions Attachment

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

No Schedule

5. Appointments

5.1 Confirming Appointments:

    No Schedule

5.2 Non-Confirming Appointments:

    No Schedule

5.3 Resignations:

No Schedule

6. Petitions

6.1 Petitions:

    6.1.1 Petition from John Woolf on behalf of the American Cancer Society, requesting permission to hold a Motorcycle Run on Saturday, September 7th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, beginning and ending at 576 Primrose st Pending police approval Attachment

    6.1.2 Petition from John H Pettis, III, City Engineer, requesting to alter portion of Old Newton Road south of Route 495, by converting an existing City Lot (Map 671, Block 602, Lot 24) to right of way, and also approval of a name change of this roadway to Dutton Road Refer to Planning Boar Council Hearing Oct 8th Attachment

    6.1.3 Notice of Public Hearing and Request for Comments from Department of Public Utilities, pertaining to Notification of Vegetation Maintenance Activities for Transmission Rights-of-Way on September 17, 2013, 2:00 pm at the Department’s Offices, 5th floor, One South station, Boston, MA; with written comments to be filed no later than Tuesday, September 10th and filed by 5:00 pm, Tuesday, September 24th Attachment

6.2 Applications:

    6.2.1 New Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles: J & J’s Toy box, 102 Lafayette sq, Jason Pena Attachment

6.2.2 Annual License Renewals: Theater License: Chunky’s Cinema & Pub, 3 Screens; 371 Lowell av Attachment Coin-ops: Checkered Flag Indoor Karting, 239 Neck rd, 15 Coin-ops Attachment Sunday License: Checkered Flag Indoor Karting, 15 Sunday coin-ops Attachment

7. Hearings and Related Orders:

7.1 Hearing for Taxi Cab License: American Transportation Taxi Service (2 Cabs), 236 Winter st, Dean Manemanus Attachment

8. Motions and Orders

8.1 Ordinances (File 10 Days)

    8.1.1 Ordinance re: Parking; Delete Handicap Parking, 53 Hancock st File 10 Days Attachment

    8.1.2 Ordinance re: Parking; Delete Handicap Parking, 55 Hancock st File 10 Days Attachment

    8.1.3 Ordinance re: Vehicles and Traffic, No Parking (Exception by Special Permit issued by Chief of Police), on Creekbrook Drive, Entire Length, both sides; 10:00 pm to 6:00 am, 7 days a week File 10 Days Attachment

9. Unfinished Business of preceding Meetings

9.1 Document 51-B, Order: That the City Council of the City of Haverhill accept the provisions of Chapter 188, Section 19, of the Acts of 2010 which would increase the Cost of living adjustment base in $1,000 increments each for FY 14, FY 15, and FY 16 such that any cost of living adjustment granted by the Haverhill Retirement Board will be based upon $13,000 for FY 14, $14,000 for FY 15 and $15,000 for FY 16 Postponed from Aug 20 2013 Attachment

9.2 Document 51-C, Order: That the City Council of the City of Haverhill accept the provisions of Chapter 139 of the Acts of 2012, the so-called “widow’s pension,” which would amend the provisions of M.G.L. c. 32, § 101 to increase the benefit of the widow/widower of a member retired for accidental disability retirement before August 9, 1996 from $9,000 to $12,000 annually Postponed from Aug 20 2013 Attachment

10. Communications and Reports from City Officers and Employees

10.1 Monthly Reports:

    No Schedule

10.2 Communications from Councillors:

    10.2.1 Communication from Councillor Hart requesting to introduce David Tuttle, Commander Post 248, American Legion about petition for additional wording on the new Bates Bridge Attachment

10.3 Communications from City Employees:

No Schedule

11. Resolutions and Proclamations

11.1 Proclamation– 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 28, 2013 Attachment

12. Council Committee Reports and Announcements

12.1 Council Committee Reports:

    12.1.1 Councillor Hart submits recommendations of Traffic & Safety Committee held on August 20th; reporting on several items brought to this Committee by Council request Attachment

12.2 Documents referred to Committee Study Attachment

13. Adjourn

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