Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        February 27, 2018
Time:        6:30 PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA
 

1.

ROLL CALL

2.

MAYOR'S BUSINESS

2.1.

Discussion - Process and Procedure for selection of City Manager.

2.2.

Recognition - Lowell High School 2018 Boys Track Team.

3.

CITY CLERK

3.1.

Minutes Of Parks & Recreation SC February 13th; City Council Meeting February 13th, For Acceptance.

4.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

4.1.

Motion Responses

A) Class Action Suit Regarding Opioids
4.2.

Informational

B) Downtown Business Meeting
C) NIBRS Five Year Comparison
4.3.

Communication-Accept Resignation of Zachary Ware from Sustainability Council

4.4.

Communication-Reappoint George Villaras to Historic Board

4.5.

Communication - City Manager request Out of State Travel (4) LPD.

5.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

5.1.

Educational Partnerships SC February 27, 2018.

6.

PETITIONS

6.1.

Claims - (2) Property Damage.

6.2.

Misc. - Colonial Gas d/b/a National Grid request license for storage of flammables (19,600 gals. 50/50 water/glycol Cl. IIIB; AST) at 333 School Street.

6.3.

National Grid - Request installation of heavy duty handhole and electric conduit in front of 43 Market Street.

7.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

7.1.

C. Cirillo - Req. City Mgr. explore feasibility of implementing “Paws to Read” program at the Pollard Memorial Library.

7.2.

C. Cirillo - Req. City Mgr. provide a report regarding road and sidewalk upgrades in Acre; in and around Mt. Washington St., Merrimack St. (Sizzling Kitchen) and Market St.

7.3.

C. Cirillo - Req. City Mgr. provide a report regarding Spring cleaning procedures throughout the City.

7.4.

C. Elliott - Req. City Mgr. provide a status report regarding inspection of multi-family units per City ordinance.

7.5.

C. Kennedy - Req. City Mgr. instruct Perkins Eastman include an active shooter detection system (similar to Methuen High School system) as part of the plans for the new high school and recommend that the Superintendent of Schools consider similar systems for other schools within the City.

7.6.

C. Kennedy - Req. City Mgr. instruct the Law Department to begin procedures and preparation necessary for the eminent domain taking of 75 Arcand Drive.

7.7.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. place Duren Avenue on paving list for 2018.

7.8.

C. Leahy - Req. Neighborhoods SC begin discussion regarding residential parking program throughout the City.

8.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

9.

ADJOURNMENT

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