LOWELL CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING TUESDAY, JANUARY 05, 2016 CITY HALL, CITY COUNCIL CHAMBER TIME 6:30 PM
1. CITY CLERK
1.1. Minutes of Substance Abuse SC December 15, 2015; City Council Meeting December 15, 2015, for
COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE CITY MANAGER
2. COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE CITY MANAGER
2.1. Motion Responses:
(A) Letter of Thanks
(B) No Parking Signs on Charles Street
(C) Pedestrian Traffic Signal on the Corner of Mammoth Road and Fourth Ave
2.2. Communication-Accept Resignation of Patrick T. McCartin – Election Commission
2.3. Communication-Appoint Beverly Anthes to Election Commission
2.4. Communication-Reappoint Robert Malavich to the Planning Board
2.5. Communication-Reappoint Rosaline J. Willie-Bonglo to LHA (tenant rep)
VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER
3. VOTES FROM THE CITY MANAGER
3.1. Vote-Apply/Accept/Expend $12,500 Green Communities Grant (LRWU)
4. CONSTABLE BONDS
4.1. Communication – City Mgr. request approval for Constable Bond for Darryl C. Hines.
REPORTS (SUB / COMMITTEE, IF ANY)
5. REPORTS (SUB / COMMITTEE, IF ANY)
6.1. National Grid/Verizon NE – Req. permission to relocate pole at the intersection of Broadway Street and
CITY COUNCIL – MOTIONS
7. CITY COUNCIL – MOTIONS
7.1. C. Leahy – Req. City Mgr. have proper department explore establishing a minimum standard of
habitability for all commercial and residential properties in the City.
7.2. C. Leahy – Req. City Mgr. have proper department prepare a report regarding buildings in the City
which are in total disrepair, especially the property at the corner of Fletcher and Broadway Streets.
7.3. C. Leahy – Req. City Mgr. have proper department explore means to completely rehab the existing
Lowell Police Headquarters, including methods of funding same.
7.4. C. Elliott – Req. City Mgr. provide a report on status of property at 155 Mansur Street.
7.5. C. Elliott – Req. City Mgr. have Traffic Engineer address timing of lights during evening traffic at the
Rourke, O’Donnell and Howe Bridge crossings.
7.6. C. Elliott – Req. City Mgr. report on the status of the Wounded Warrior parking spot at City Hall.
7.7. C. Elliott/M. Kennedy – Req. City Council discuss resolution to support legislation (House Bills 2870 and
2871) regarding natural gas leaks.
7.8. C. Milinazzo – Req. City Mgr. provide a report on open and hold over seats on Boards and Commissions.
8. Time for meeting to stand adjourned.