Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        October 9, 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.

Designation - American Planning Association regarding Canalway Cultural District as one of its "Great Neighborhoods" of 2018.

3.

CITY CLERK

3.1.

Minutes of Environment & Flood Issues SC October 2nd; City Council Meeting October 2nd, for acceptance.

4.

GENERAL PUBLIC HEARINGS

4.1.

Loan Order-2,600,000 to pay costs to acquire by purchase, eminent domain or otherwise 75 Arcand Dr. to serve as site of new High School

5.

UTILITY PUBLIC HEARING

5.1.

National Grid - Request installation of electric conduit on Andrews Street for service to Markley Data Center.

6.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

6.1.

Motion Responses

A) Problematic Areas
B) Perry Street
6.2.

Informational

C) Relocation Specialist 
D) Cawley Ancillary Cost
6.3.

Communication-Reappoint Gary Perrin to Zoning Board of Appeals

6.4.

Communication-Reappoint Thomas Linnehan to Planning Board

7.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

7.1.

Vote-Approve Supplemental Appropriation of 35,535 to allocate funding to the Election Office to provide staffing coverage for the November election

8.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

8.1.

Cannabis Control SC October 9, 2018.

8.2.

Municipal Facilities SC Joint with Lowell School Committee Facilities SC October 9, 2018.

8.3.

Wire Insp. - Siena Engineering Group, Inc. on behalf TC Systems, Inc. (AT&T) request installation of telecommunications conduit in vicinity of 100 Chelmsford Street.

9.

PETITIONS

9.1.

Misc. - U.P.M. Real Estate on behalf of Bernette Joslin request installation of handicap parking sign at 142 Jewett Street, Unit 1.

10.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

10.1.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. have DPW provide a report regarding the repaving, sidewalk repair and curbing on Inland Street.

10.2.

C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. find ways and means to increase safety measures for pedestrians crossing in front of City Hall on Merrimack Street.

11.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

12.

ADJOURNMENT

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