Date: March 1, 2022 Time: 6:30 PM Location: City Council Chamber, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Lowell, MA / Zoom (Hybrid)
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Communication - Regarding Lowell Memorial Auditorium 100th Anniversary.
Minutes Of City Council Executive Session February 8th; City Council Regular Meeting February 15th; Auditor/Clerk Oversight & Personnel SC February 22nd; Youth Services SC February 24th, For Acceptance.
C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. have proper department report revenues derived from meals tax to the City; specifically in business such as Popeye’s Chicken at Drum Hill.
C. Mercier - Req. City Mgr. prepare a report that will give an update on the progress and strategies of the monthly meetings between the City and School Finance Department.
C. Yem - Req. City Mgr. create a pothole hotline.
C. Gitschier - Req. City Auditor provide the City Council with the current policy for wire transfers for paying invoices.
C. Gitschier - Req. City Mgr. outline the upcoming plans for spring fields to be ready for sports.
C. Robinson - Req. City Mgr. update the Council on the current cross connection/back-flow survey underway.
C. Robinson - Req. City Mgr. have the proper department take a look at the current overhead traffic light situation at the intersection of Andover and High Street.
C. Robinson - Req. City Mgr. have the proper department look at Mt. Pleasant Street as it is beginning to be used as a high speed cut-through for afternoon commuters.
C. Robinson - Req. City Mgr. provide Council with an update from Coordinated Outreach and Engagement Team (COET) on homeless crisis.
C. Robinson - Req. City Mgr. provide a report on total number of reported weather related accidents on Saturday, February 19, 2022 from 2:00pm - 12:00am.
C. Nuon - Req. City Mgr. Provide Report On Status Of Smith Baker Building And Any Potential Future Owner Or Occupant And What Happens Without That Potential.
C. Nuon - Req. City Mgr. Have Appropriate Department Present Rapid Recover Plan And Convene A Stakeholder Meeting To Discuss Implementation With An Emphasis On Incentivizing Downtown Building Owners To Renovate And Lease Upper Floors As Residential Units. .
C. Nuon - Req. City Mgr. work with appropriate staff to ensure that all communications from the City intended for public reading be presented in English, Khmer and Spanish.
CITY COUNCIL - EXECUTIVE SESSION
Executive Session - Regarding Litigation Update, Public Discussion Of Which Could Have A Detrimental Effect On The City's Position.
Office of the City Clerk - 375 Merrimack Street - Phone: 978.674.4161