Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        
October 27, 2020
Time:        6:30 PM
Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA /Zoom

1.

ROLL CALL

2.

MAYOR'S BUSINESS

2.1.

Communication Remote / Zoom Participation:

Pursuant To Governor Baker's Emergency Order Modifying The State's Open Meeting Law Issued March 12, 2020, Meetings Will Be Held Using Remote Participation As Follows:  Members Of The Public May View The Meeting Via LTC And Zoom.  Those Wishing To Speak Regarding A Specific Agenda Item Shall Register To Speak In Advance Of The Meeting By Sending Email To City Clerk Indicating The Agenda Item And A Phone Number To Call So That You May Be Issued Zoom Link To The Meeting.  Email Address Is MGEARY@LOWELLMA.GOV.  If No Access To Email You May Contact City Clerk At 978-674-4161.  All Request Must Be Done Before 4:00 PM On The Day Of Meeting. 
For Zoom - HTTPS://SUPPORT.ZOOM.US/HC/EN-US/ARTICLES/201362193-JOINING-A-MEETING
2.2.

Recognition - Ambient Photonics.

3.

CITY CLERK

3.1.

Minutes Of Neighborhoods SC October 13th; Technology & Utilities SC October 13th; City Council Meeting October 13th and 20th; Finance SC October 20th, For Acceptance.

4.

AUDITOR BUSINESS

4.1.

Report - Year to date FY21 Budget Report for General Fund Expenditures through month ending September 30, 2020.

5.

GENERAL PUBLIC HEARINGS

5.1.

Ordinance- Amend Sidewalk Seating Outside Restaurant.

5.2.

Ordinance- Create Position And Salary Nurse Case Manager Law.

6.

UTILITY PUBLIC HEARING

6.1.

TC Systems, Inc. (AT&T) - Request Installation Of Two (2) Telecommunication Conduits At Intersection Of University Avenue And Pawtucket Street.

7.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

7.1.

Motion Responses

A) Motion Response - Funding for Small Businesses
B) Motion Response - Homelessness and Mental Health Outreach
C) Motion Response - 150 Aiken Ave Guard Rail
7.2.

Informational Reports

D) Informational - Presentation from UMass Lowell
E) Informational - Presentation from WinnCompanies

8.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

8.1.

Vote - Auth CM Ex. Lease w Jeanne D'Arc for ATM's

8.2.

Vote- Accept.Expend 400K Complete Streets from MDOT Bridge & French intersection

8.3.

Vote- Accept.Expend 10,867 Grant Bureau of Infections Disease and Lab Sciences and MA Area Planning Council-Region 3

8.4.

Vote-Auth CM Ex. LDA-With Lupoli Companies LLC.

9.

ORDERS FROM THE CITY MANAGER

9.1.

Order-Abandon portion of Warren St and portion Hurd St

10.

ORDINANCES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

10.1.

Ordinance- Rental Property Manager Posting

11.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

11.1.

Finance SC October 20, 2020.

11.2.

Finance SC joint with School Finance SC October 27, 2020.

12.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

12.1.

C. Mercier/M. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. find ways and means to ask the State to allow our City’s homeless to take shelter indoors during winter; preferably and perhaps in the empty Lowell District Court House on Hurd Street.

13.

CITY COUNCIL - EXECUTIVE SESSION

13.1.

Executive Session - To Discuss Matters Of Litigation (Open Meeting Complaint), Public Discussions Of Which May Have A Detrimental Effect On The City's Position.

14.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

15.

ADJOURNMENT

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