Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        March 5, 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 Public Safety SC February 26th; City Council Meeting February 26th, for acceptance.

3.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

3.1.

Motion Responses

A) Motion Response - Community Preservation Act
B) Motion Response - Maryl Drive
C) Motion Response - School Contract Costs
3.2.

Informational Reports

D) Informational Report - School Department Bad Bills
E) Informational Report - GFOA Budget Award
4.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

4.1.

Vote-Approve exemption of Peter Finnegan from MGL c. 268A s. 20

4.2.

Vote-Transfer funds to replace School Dept TV equipment, software and hardware for the operation of the Lowell Educational channel

5.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

5.1.

Wire Insp. - FirstLight (Joyce Consulting Group) - Request permission to install underground fiber optic conduits at intersections of Lawrence and Billerica Streets.

5.2.

Wire Insp. - National Grid/Verizon NE - Request installation of new utility pole and underground conduit at 97 Tanner Street.

6.

PETITIONS

6.1.

Misc. - Pineapple Realty, LLC (Geary & Geary, LLP) request zoning amendment to extend current Light Industrial Zoning District (LI) to include current parcels located in Traditional Two Family Zoning District (TTF) along 264-266 Plain Street and 58 Montreal Street.

7.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

7.1.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. forward School Committee report regarding school playground equipment to appropriate department to formulate a plan of action.

7.2.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. have Inspectional Services provide a report regarding winter shoveling ordinance compliance and ticketing; as well as an additional report regarding barrel ordinance compliance.

7.3.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. have Transportation Engineer review the intersection at Monadnock Avenue and Raynor Street for possible 4 way stop sign.

7.4.

C. Leahy - Req. Mayor invite Robert Merrill to the Council Chamber to present to him a Citation honoring his recent life-saving efforts.

8.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

9.

ADJOURNMENT

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