AGENDA

                                                 MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

                                                                              May 29, 2007

 

 CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                                  ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ de Adoption of the 2007-2008 amended Budget, with accompanying

         communication, resolutions and ordinances.

        

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to program Community
           
           
Development Block Grant (CDBG)-Unspecified Local Options (ULO) funds for

         clearance, property management and disposition activies in Hartford Redevelopment
        
            Agency (HRA) Project areas. ($300,000).

        

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept a grant from

         the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for High Tech Lead Tracking through the use of

         GIS Technology. ($99,812).

        

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

         Agreement with the State for fund to help support the 2007 Farmers' Market Nutrition

         Program.

        

5.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to write off several types

         of uncollectible accounts receivable by the Finance Department. ($2,094,796).

        

6.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to transfer funds
           
            between Capital Improvement Projects within the Capital Improvement Fund.  ($6,000,000).

        

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

         with various agencies for overall responsibility for day to day activities of senior centers.
           
            ($473,770).

        

8.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Establishing a donation account for the

         North End Senior Center and South End Wellness Senior Center.

        

9.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to create a Division of

         Early Childhood.

        
10.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept funding to

         continue the Cancer Task Force and establish High Blood Pressure and cholesterol screenings

          projects through the DPH Block Grant. ($36,000).

        

11.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to receive funds from the

         State to provide various health division services and to promote community health education.
           
           
($119,270.83).

        

12.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into and execute

         lease agreements with GE Capital and MUNIS to purchase and develop an Enterprise

         Resource Planning System.

        

13.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to transfer uncollectible 

         outstanding Motor Vehicle and Personal Property Taxes on the Grand Lists to the Suspense

         Book. ($1,225,757.29).

        

REPORTS

14.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute resolution de

         Authorization to transfer funds between Capital Improvement Projects for various school

         improvements.

        

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

         Recommendation for allocation of funds from the City budget for community-based drug and

          violence prevention and early intervention youth services.

        

16.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute

         resolution Authorization to enter into contract with Sons of Thunder, Inc. for funds for

         Sons of Thunder Basketball and Mentoring Program.

        

17.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute

         resolution de Allocation of funds from the Health and Human Services Recreation

         Contractual Account for Gussie Wortham Foundation.

        

18.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept

         funds from State for the Summer Lunch Program.

        

19.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE de Ordinance amending an ordinance appropriating

         $34,000,000 for the construction of the University of Hartford Magnet School and

         authorizing the issuance of $1,700,000 Bonds of the City to meet the City's portion of said

         appropriation and pending the issuance thereof the making to temporary borrowings of such

          purpose. ($1,700,000).

        

20.      HOUSING COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to make an
           
            
application with the State in order to maintain existing Homeownership Programs and to
             
             execute an assistant agreement.

        

21.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to serve food, beverages and erect a

         tent for Discover Hartford Bicycling and Walking Tour sponsored by the Central

         Connecticut Bicycle Alliance (CCBA) at Bushnell Park.

        

22.      QUALITY OF LIFE AND PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE de Ordinance amending

         Chapter 29, Article I, Section 29-17 of Code de Public Safety Police detail for places of

         public amusement.

        

23.      QUALITY OF LIFE AND PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning

         extended hours convenience stores.

        

FOR ACTION

24.      Report de Authorization to transfer funds between Capital Improvement Projects for

         various school improvements.

 

25.      Ordinance amending an ordinance appropriating $34,000,000 for the construction of the

         University of Hartford Magnet School and authorizing the issuance of $1,700,000 bonds of

         the City to meet the City's portion of said appropriation and pending the issuance thereof

         the making to temporary borrowings for such purpose. ($1,700,000).

        

26.      Ordinance amending Chapter 29, Article I, Section 29-17 of Code de Public Safety Police

         detail for places of public amusement.

        

27.      Ordinance concerning extended hours convenience stores, as amended.

        

RESOLUTIONS

28.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Steadman Park de Approval of a granite stone marker in memory of

         Officer Matthew D. Arace at.

        

29.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Arnoldo J. Sierra de Reappointment to the Redevelopment Agency.

 

30.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Historic Properties/Preservation Commission de Appointment and

         reappointment of members to.

        

31.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Blue Hills Recreation Center de Authorization to conduct feasibility

         study.

        

32.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Fox and Quirk Middle Schools de Approval of school construction

         program at.

 

33.      (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON)  Caribbean American Heritage Month de Salute to.

        

34.      (COUNCIL PRESIDENT BAZZANO)  Preservation of Historic Documents de

         Authorization to apply for grant and enter into contracts with State for funds for.

        

35.      (COUNCILPERSON WINCH)  Descendants of the Connecticut 29th Infantry Organization

         de Allocation of funds from the Health and Human Services Department to build a monument

         to honor fallen soldiers Veterans by.

        

36.      (COUNCILPERSON WINCH)  Weaver High School Boys Basketball, Girls Indoor Track

         Teams and Individual Wrestling de Allocation of funds for a Banquet and enter into contract

         with.

        

37.      (COUNCILPERSON WINCH)  14th Annual African American Parade de Allocation of

         funds for.

        

38.      (COUNCILPERSON WINCH)  Walter “Doc” Hurley High School de Renaming of Weaver

         High School as.

        

           Attest:

 

                                                                                               Daniel M. Carey,

                                                                                              City Clerk