AGENDA

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

NOVEMBER 13, 2007

 

CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                        ACTION  TAKEN

HEARINGS

1.       Resolution de Authorization to enter into a purchase and sale agreement with Alice K's, LLC

         to purchase 322 Washington Street.

        

COMMUNICATIONS

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to approve a permanent

         monument in Bushnell Park for workers killed while on the job.

        

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to reimburse SAND

         Corporation for the 2007 Midget Football Program.

        

4.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to sign the agreement

         entitled Agreement between the State of Connecticut and the City of Hartford for the

         construction, inspection and maintenance of extension of Mark Twain Drive utilizing

         Federal funds from the High Priority Projects Program, State Project No. 63-630, Federal

         Aid Project Nos. H084(001).

        

5.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into a certain

         Master Lease Agreement with GE Capital Public Finance, Inc. to make purchases for the

         Departments of Metro Hartford Information Services (MHIS), Hartford Police Department,

         and Public Works.

        

6.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept additional grant

         funds from the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection to complete the

         Meadow Trail.

        

7.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into a License

         Agreement with State for construction of multi-use trail along the south branch of the park river.

        

8.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into an

         Agreement with State for engineering services for Coltsville Streetscape funds.

        

9.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into a License

         Agreement with Ebony Horsewomen, Inc. to continue its mission to encourage and

         empower inner-City youth toward positive and successful lives through the use of horses.

        

10.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply for 2007-2008

         Historic Preservation Activities Grant funds from State for planning activities for the Old North
           
           
Cemetery Project.

        

11.      LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE de Status of residency

         incentives developed by the Labor and Workforce Development Committee Residency Task

         Force.

        

12.      LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE de Update on the Contract

         Compliance Ordinance.

        

13.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE de Reports provided by Capitol Region Education Council

         (CREC), Hartford Office for Youth Services (HOYS), Hartford Public Schools (HPS) on

         supplemental Educational Services (SES) and other communications regarding Court of

         Common Council and Hartford Board of Education.

        

REPORTS

14.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Authorization to execute and approve all contracts, subcontracts and amendments and accept

         funds from State for development and implementation of a City-wide Chronic Diseases

         Self-Management Program (CDSMP).

        

15.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Authorization to apply for and receive funds from the State Childhood Lead Poisoning

         Prevention Grant for the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program.

        

16.      LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Allocation of funds to continue the support and advocacy on behalf of the

         City's minority workers and provide detailed report to the Office of the Human Relations

         for Minority Construction Council.

        

17.     EDUCATION COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute resolution de Support for

         creating a task force to study the number of  Hartford residents applying, gaining admission,

         matriculating and finishing a degree in Higher Education Institutions.

        

FOR ACTION

18.      Ordinance concerning the appropriation for various public improvements aggregating funds

         and authorizing the issuance of $11,000,000 Bonds of the City to meet said appropriations

         and pending the issuance thereof temporary borrowings for such purpose. ($11,000,000).

        

19.      Resolution de Authorization to enter into a purchase and sale agreement with Alice K's, LLC

         to purchase 322 Washington Street.

        

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

20.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Ordinance amending Chapter 32, Article I, Section 32-18 (a) (4) and (j)

         of Code de Tax Relief for the Elderly.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, December 17, 2007

21.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Ordinance concerning the discontinuance of a portion of Mark Twain

         Drive.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, December 17, 2007

                       

RESOLUTIONS

22.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Jason W. Barone-Cichocki de Appointment to the Greater Hartford

         Transit District.

        

23.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  First Quarter Financial, Performance, Audit and Quality of Life Reports

         de Acceptance of.

        

24.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Hartford Fire Department de Authorization to accept  funding from the

         Department of Homeland Security, 2007 Assistance to Firefighters Grant for purchase of a tower
           
           
ladder by.

        

25.      (COUNCILPERSON BOUCHER)  Hartford City Ballet de Allocation of funds to and

         requirement to provide a report by.

        

26.      (COUNCILPERSONS KENNEDY, PAINTER, WINCH, TORRES AND COUNCIL
          
           
PRESIDENT BAZZANO)  Hartford
Neighborhood Centers Inc. (HNC) After School
           
            Program de Identification of funds for a safe haven for children attending City's elementary
           
  
      schools provided by.

        

27.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  West End Civic Association de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to close street and serve food and beverages for Evergreen Avenue Block Party.

        

28.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  Spanish American Merchants Association (SAMA) de

         Waiver of half the fees and permission to have Holiday Event hosted by.

        

29.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  City Hall Atrium de Permission to serve food and liquor

         and use of City equipment for welcoming reception hosted by the National Puerto Rican Coalition,
           
           
Inc. at.

        

30.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  State Armory and Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the

         fees and permission to serve food and beverages for 5K Freedom Walk/Run hosted by the

         Hartford Marathon Foundation, Inc. at.

        

31.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  First  Night Hartford de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to use Bushnell Park and street closures in the vicinity of the park for.

        

32.       (COUNCILPERSONS PAINTER, TORRES AND SEGARRA)  Spanish American Merchants
   
            Association, Inc. (SAMA) de Waiver of half the fees for Three Kings Day Parade sponsored by.

        
   
   
Attest:

  

                                                                                                Daniel M. Carey,
                                                                                  City Clerk