Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        February 14, 2019 (Postponed from February 12, 2019)
Time:        6:30 PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA
 

1.

ROLL CALL

2.

CITY CLERK

2.1.

Minutes of Transportation SC February 4th; City Council Special Meeting February 5th; City Council Meeting February 5th, for acceptance.

2.2.

Vote-Cancel Council Meeting of February 19, 2019

3.

AUDITOR BUSINESS

3.1.

Vote-Reappoint Bryan Perry to the position of City Auditor

4.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

4.1.

Motion Responses

A) Motion Response - Voting Equipment
B) Motion Response - No Parking Zones on Pawtucket Blvd.
4.2.

Communication-Reappoint Aurora Erickson to Historic Board-Historical Society Rep

4.3.

Communication - City Manager request Out of State Travel (1) Career Center; (1) Law Dept.

5.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

5.1.

Vote-Accept MGL c.40 s.5B 4th paragraph

5.2.

Vote-Auth CM Ex Temp Access Agreement-150 Douglas Road-surveying services.docx

5.3.

Vote-Authorize Submission of Schematic Design to MSBA

6.

ORDERS FROM THE CITY MANAGER

6.1.

Order-60 Day Trial (various)

7.

ORDINANCES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

7.1.

Ordinance-Quarterly Traffic-January 2019

8.

RESOLUTIONS

8.1.

Resolution-Support Veterans Commission by affording them notice, decisions or actions and opportunities to be heard on issues affecting vets

9.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

9.1.

Public Safety SC February 12, 2019.

10.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

10.1.

C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. have proper department consult with the gas utility company to see if possible to install gas pressure relief valve safety whistle to alert customers if gas line is over pressurized.

10.2.

C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. have proper department provide a report regarding the status and progress of all sewer, water, gas and electricity tie-ins for parcels located in the Hamilton Canal Innovative District; report to include name of contractors and other interested parties as well as time lines for each utility.

10.3.

C. Nuon - Req. City Mgr. work with Middlesex North Register of Deeds, Richard Howe, Jr., to compile a report regarding amount of money paid to the Community Preservation Acts (CPA) by Lowell residents.

10.4.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. provide update regarding renovations at the Lowell police department headquarters.

10.5.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. provide an update regarding the previous motion to allow retired policemen to work details.

10.6.

C. Milinazzo - Req. City Mgr. have the CFO prepare a report highlighting costs associated with salary and wages for the school department budget for the last 2 contract periods (6 years) including teachers, administrators, and custodial staff.

10.7.

C. Milinazzo - Req. City Mgr. prepare a list of work items that could potentially be completed by an outside contractor for both maintenance and custodial work throughout our municipal and school buildings.

11.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

12.

ADJOURNMENT

Office of the City Clerk - 375 Merrimack Street - Phone: 978.674.4161