AGENDA

                                                MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

                                                                            August 8, 2011

                                                                                 REVISED

                                                                                                                                                  ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

 

1.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Reappointment of David J. L. Blatt to

         the Planning & Zoning Commission.

 

2.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Appointment of Linda Moore-Wright

         and Marva O. Downes to the Permanent Commission of Women.

        

3.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Appointment of Linda M. Cobbs and

         Carmen Y. Zayas to the Commission of Grandparents Raising Children.

        

4.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to submit an application

         and accept grant funds from the State of Connecticut Department of Children and Families

         (DCF) through the Juvenile Justice Board grant program.

        

5.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into an

         agreement with the State of Connecticut for streetscape improvements on Broad Street

         between Farmington Avenue and Capitol Avenue.

        

6.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply and receive Per

         Capita Grant Funds from the Connecticut Department of Public Health.

        

7.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept a DUI

         Checkpoint Equipment Grant from the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation,

         Highway Safety Office.

        

8.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Accepting three paintings of scenes in

         Elizabeth Park from local artist Brian J. Arsenault.

        

9.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization of execution of

         contracts for on-call engineering services for the Department of Public Works.

        

10.     MAYOR SEGARRA, de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential

         resolution of the Robert Murtha v. City of Hartford.

        

11.     MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive

         Session to discuss the potential resolution of the Eric Battle v. City of Hartford.

        

12.     MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into a lease with

         Hartford Municipal Employees Federal Credit Union at 253 High Street (Public Safety

         Complex).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

13.     MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Renaming Grove Street, between

         Prospect Street and Columbus Boulevard, "Bob Steele Street".

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

14.     MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply and accept a

         grant for planning activities for the development of Downtown Convergence project and to

         enter into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Capital Region Council of Governments.

REPORTS

 

15.     HOUSING COMMITTEE with accompanying substitute resolution, de Requirements that

         development conditions apply for the sale of City properties.

                                                                                                                                                           

16.     HOUSING COMMITTEE with accompanying substitute resolution de Request that the Mayor

          provide an assessment of how much additional staff is needed to provide inventory of

         abandoned properties to address the Anti-blight Ordinance

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17.     HOUSING COMMITTEE with accompanying resolution de Authorization to release the lien

         by the City for 407 Albany Avenue.

                                                                                                                                                 

18.     LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Amending

         procedural rules for the Hartford Court of Common Council to include or amend Robert Rules

          of Order.

        

19.     LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE,  with accompanying resolution de Authorization for

          submission for votes at the November 8, 2011, election for Court of Common Council salary

         question

        

FOR ACTION

 

20.     Ordinance concerning the Tax Levy for the Fiscal Year Beginning July 1, 2011.

        

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

 

21.     (MAYOR SEGARRA)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article XX, Section 2-915 de Group

             Insurance and Service Benefits.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

22.     (MAYOR SEGARRA)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article XVIII, Section 2-858 de Group

            Insurance and Service Benefit.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

23.     (MAYOR SEGARRA) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Division 7, Section 2-391(B)(11) de

            Retirees Health Insurance Coverage.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

24.     (MAYOR SEGARRA)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article XIX, Sections 2-900 through 2-906 de

            Code of Ethics

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

25.     (COUNCILMAN KENNEDY)  Ordinance amending Chapter 22, Article II, Division 5, Section

         114 de Parking, Stopping and Standing Commercial Lots Exceptions.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

26.     (COUNCILMAN TORRES)  Councilman Torres, Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III

         de Fire Protection and Prevention.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 15, 2011

 

RESOLUTIONS

 

27.     (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH)  Oil Drum Art de Allocation

         of funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to

        

28.     (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH)  Center for Urban Research Education & Training de

         Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to

        

29.     (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH)  Children's Advocacy Center at Saint Francis Hospital &

         Medical Center de Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs

         Account to.

        

30.     (MAJORITY LEADER BOUCHER)  Organized Parents Make A Difference de Allocation of

         funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to.

        

31.     (MAJORITY LEADER BOUCHER)  Sheff Movement de Allocation of funds from the City's

         Contributions towards Public Programs Account to.

        

32.     (MAJORITY LEADER BOUCHER)  Asylum Hill Neighborhood de Allocation of funds from

         the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to.

        

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33.     (MINORITY LEADER COTTO)  The South New England Conference de Waiver of half the

         fees for the "Impact Hartford" event in Bushnell Park sponsored by.

        

34.     (MINORITY LEADER COTTO)  Method of risk management de Removal of insurance

         requirement of the Department of Public Works "Volunteer Permit" and replaced with a hold 

         harmless requirement or other less financially burdensome.

        

35.     (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH)  Spectrum in Motion Dance Theater Ensemble, Inc., de

         Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to.

        

36.     (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH)  Judah House Re-Entry Program for women de Allocation of

         funds from the City's Contributions towards Public Programs Account to.

 

 

SUPLEMENTAL AGENDA

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

 

37.          (MAJORITY LEADER BOUCHER),  (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH), (COUNCILMAN KENNEDY),

            (COUNCILMAN TORRES)  Councilman APONTE), (COUNCILMAN BRINSON), Resolution de Request

            that the Mayor provide an assessment of how much additional staff is needed to provide inventory of abandoned

            properties to address the Anti-blight Ordinance

 

 

        

    Attest:                                                                                 John V. Bazzano

                                                                                              City Clerk