Agenda 80 Percent


Date:
        October 29, 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 City Council Meeting October 22nd, for acceptance.

2.2.

Vote-Cancel Council Meetings of December 3, December 24, and December 31, 2019

3.

COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY MANAGER

3.1.

Motion Responses

A) Motion Response - LTC Funding Request
B) Motion Response - Cyber Security
C) Motion Response - MVP Application
3.2.

Informational Reports

Informational Report - FY2019 Year in Review
3.3.

Communication-Appoint James Pope to Election Commission

3.4.

Communication-Appoint Paul Ratha Yem to Election Commission

3.5.

Communication-Reappoint John Bond to Cemetery Commission

4.

VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER

4.1.

Vote-Approve payment of unpaid invoices from prior fiscal years for the School Dept

4.2.

Vote-Approve and Establish Urban Center Housing-UCH-TIF-Zone and Plan for the City of Lowell

4.3.

Vote-Auth CM Ex. Urban Center Housing Tax Increment Financing-UCH-TIF-Agreement with Hamilton Canal Limited Partnership

5.

REPORTS (SUB/COMMITTEE, IF ANY)

6.

PETITIONS

6.1.

Misc. - Petition requesting solution to upgrade safety at the City Hall crossing on Merrimack Street.

6.2.

National Grid - Req. installation of heavy duty handhole in sidewalk at 15 Pearl Street.

6.3.

National Grid - Req. installation of SCADA gas pressure system to comply with safety standards in Callery Park area across from 242 Parker Street.

7.

CITY COUNCIL - MOTIONS

7.1.

C. Leahy - Req. City Mgr. invite representatives from Verizon and Comcast to attend a Technology SC meeting to discuss issues with hanging wires throughout the City.

7.2.

C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. have Transportation Engineer feasibility of installing 4-Way Stop at the intersection of Newall and Chamber Streets.

8.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

9.

ADJOURNMENT

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