January 17, 2012

City of Haverhill
City Council Agenda
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 
City Council Chambers


John A. Michitson , President
Robert H. Scatamacchia, Vice President
Michael J. Hart
William H. Ryan
Sven A. Amirian 
Michael S. McGonagle
William J. Macek
Colin F. LePage
Mary Ellen Daly O’Brien


Weekly Meetings
7:00 PM

Haverhill City Hall
Room 202
4 Summer St
Haverhill, MA 01830

Agenda Only

Agenda Complete

1. Approval of Records of the Previous Meeting

2. Assignment of the Minutes Review for the Next Meeting

3. Communications from the Mayor

No Schedule

4. Utility Hearing(s) and Related Order(s)

No Schedule

5. Appointments

5.1 Confirming Appointments:

No Schedule

5.2 Non-Confirming Appointments:

5.2.1 Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority Board David S. Van Dam Attachment

5.2.2 Mayor’s Downtown and Waterfront Master Planning Committee Candice Hoover Attachment

6. Petitions

6.1 Petition from Elinor Curtin Cameron, Haverhill Whittier Club, requesting to hang a banner promoting their Snowbound Weekend at Whittier’s Birthplace February 11-12, 2012; to hang on Goecke Parking Deck—Main Street & Merrimack Street between January 30th through February 13th, 2012 Attachment

7. Communications and Reports from City Officers and Employees

7.1 Communications from Councilors

7.1.1 Communication from President Michitson requesting to discuss upcoming meeting with diverse stakeholders to draft marketing plan to attract startups and emerging companies to Haverhill, and to introduce Lisa Fitzpatrick of the Burgess Business Center to discuss progress on their business incubator Attachment

7.1.2 Communication from Councillor Scatamacchia requesting to introduce Vincent Kissel to speak regarding safety issues at Kenoza av and Newton rd Attachment

7.1.3 Communication from Councillor LePage requesting to introduce a representative from Team Haverhill to announce their Possible Dreams 2012 event Attachment

7.1.4 Communication from Councillor McGonagle requesting removal of handicap parking space at 11 Mt Vernon st Attachment

8. Hearing(s) and related Order(s)

No Schedule

9. Unfinished Business of preceding Meetings

9.1 Ordinance Relating to Public Construction Projects

9.1.1 Document 5; Ordinance re: Public Construction Projects; Delete Chapter 132 in its entirety (filed Jan 4, 2012) Attachment

9.1.2 Document 5-B ; Related communication from Mayor Fiorentini, regarding local Residency Requirement for publicly funded projects Attachment

10. Motions, Orders and Resolutions

10.1 Proposed Changes in Polling Locations for 2012 Elections

10.1.1 Order: Proposed Changes in Polling Locations for 2012 Elections Attachment

10.1.2 Related communication from Michael R. LaBonte, Chair of the Board of Registrars Attachment

10.2 Order: Transfer $150,000 from the General Fund, Interest on Short Term Debt to the Expense Account, Landfill Legal and Consulting Expense Attachment

11. Council Committee Reports

No Schedule

12. Committee Study Lists

12.1 Documents referred to Committee Study Attachment