September 18, 2012

City of Haverhill
City Council Agenda
Tuesday, September 18, 2012
City Council Chambers


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


Weekly Meetings
7:00 PM

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

Agend 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 Zoning Code Review Committee: Rob Moore Attachment

5.3 Resignations:

No Schedule

6. Petitions

6.1 Petitions:

6.1.1 Hearing requested for further deliberation and consideration per: Land Court Remand Order of August 29, 2012: John Giordano v. Haverhill City Council Docket No. 11 MISC 453400 ;Document 100/2010; Special Permit to Build a single family residence Within 500’ of a Water Supply at 90 Amesbury rd; Assessor’s Map 465, Block 3, Lot 2A – Denied by City Council on August 23, 2011 Hearing October 16th Attachment

6.2 Applications:

6.2.1 Application for Tag Days: Hunking Middle School PTO: Nov 16, 17, & 18th Attachment

6.2.2 Application for a One Day Alcohol License; Wine & Malt only from Cynthia Graham on behalf of the Haverhill Firefighting Museum for the annual Chili Cook-off at 75 Kenoza Ave; September 29 2012, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Attachment

6.3 Annual License Renewals:

6.3.1 Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Articles license renewal from Joseph Janvier, Common Ground Thrift Store, 8 White St Attachment

6.3.2 Buy & Sell 2nd Hand Clothing license renewal from Joseph Janvier, Common Ground Thrift Store Attachment

6.3.3 Application for New 2012 Drainlayer License: Christopher J Nickerson Attachment

7. Hearings and Related Orders

No Schedule

8. Motions and Orders

8.1 Ordinance re: Prohibited Turns; Location: Washington Street at Consentino School Prohibited: Turn Left (onto Washington st) between 8 am & 3 pm, Monday through Friday File 10 DaysAttachment

9. Unfinished Business of preceding Meetings

9.1 Document 10-J, Petition from Janice Williams, Curator of Buttonwoods Museum, 240 Water st, requesting to hang a banner on the parking garage downtown, on Merrimack st; from November 26th thru December 9th, promoting their annual Festival of Trees event Postponed from Sept 4 2012 Attachment

9.2 Document 21-K, Ordinance re: Parking; Add Handicap Parking, 131 Webster st Filed Sept 5th Attachment

9.3 Document 32-C, Loan Order: $800,000 for cost of feasibility study to consider construction of a new Hunking Middle School or reconstruction of existing school at 98 Winchester st Filed Sept 5th Attachment

9.4 Document 77-G, Auxiliary Police Officer: Andrew Whittier Postponed from 9/4/12 Attachment

9.5 Document 86, Ordinance re: Senior Citizen Tax Incentive Program Filed Sept 5th Attachment

10. Communications and Reports from City Officers and Employees

10.1 Monthly Reports:

10.1.1 Abatement Report from Board of Assessors for month of August 2012 Attachment

10.2 Communications from Councillors:

10.2.1 Communication from Councillor Hart requesting a discussion regarding the removal of a handicap parking space at 11 Proctor st Attachment

10.2.2 Communication from Councillor Macek requesting a discussion regarding traffic and excessive speed on Route 97 Attachment

11. Resolutions and Proclamations

11.1 Proclamation– United Nations Day, October 24 2012 Attachment

11.2 Home Rule Petition - An Act Authorizing the City of Haverhill to Grant a License for the Sale of All Alcoholic Beverages Not To Be Drunk on The Premises to Ralph’s To Go Attachment

12. Council Committee Reports and Announcements

12.1 Council Committee Reports:

No Schedule

12.2 Documents referred to Committee Study Attachment

13. Adjourn