AGENDA

                                                 MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

                                                                       FEBRUARY 13, 2008

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                                  ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Approval to apply for a grant from the

         U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Youth Violence to enhance training and services to

         End Violence Against Women Later in Life Program.

         Passed

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization for the acceptance of

         funds from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration  (SAMHSA) to

         manage the HIV/AIDS prevention interventions and substance abuse treatment.

         Passed

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept donation of

         Kawasaki motorcycle from Riverfront Recapture.

         Passed

4.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Approval of a disposition agreement

         with CONSORTIUM, LLC for 175 Lawrence Street in the Lawrence-Grand Street Project.

         Passed

5.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to transfer funds between

         five Capital Improvement projects for Hartford Public Schools.

         Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee and Education Committee

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

         Appointment of Aymsley Marie Brien to the Commission on Grandparents Raising

         Grandchildren.

         Passed

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

         Appointment to the Commission on HIV/AIDS for Yvette H. Bello.

         Passed

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

         Allocation of funds from the Council Sundry Account for the Cultural Dance Troupe.

         Passed

9.       HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE de Discussion on the recent Census and

         Assessment of the homeless population in Hartford and related health and social service

         issues.

         Received

10.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE de Discussion on operation and

         management of school based health services.

         Received

11.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE de Consideration on Greater Hartford Literacy Council

         Presentation.

         Received

12.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE de Discussion on the feasibility of  transferring the health facilities
located in schools to the Department of Health and Human Services.

         Received
 

REPORTS

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

         Chapter 23 of Code concerning Noise.

         Received

14.      LEGISLATIVE  AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Recommendation of a Property Tax Reform Task Force.

         Received

15.      LEGISLATIVE  AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization

         to renew the contract with Capitol Strategies Group, LLC to continue advocating on behalf

         of the City before the State.

         Passed
 

FOR ACTION    

16.      Report de Authorization to approve a permanent monument in Bushnell Park for workers

         killed while on the job.

         Withdrawn

17.      Ordinance authorizing the Ethics Commission to retain outside counsel.

         Passed

18.      Ordinance concerning a referendum on the salary of the Court of Common Council.

          Action Postponed until 02/25/08  

19.      Ordinance amending Chapter 23 of Code de Noise.

         Passed

20.      Report de Renaming of City Hall Function Room and Ann Street in honor of Ann Uccello.

         Passed

21.     Resolution de Waiver of half the fees for 4th Honoring Our Own Reception held during

         black history month at City Hall Atrium.

         Withdrawn
 

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

22.      (COUNCILWOMAN WINCH)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, of Code de
Youth Advisory Council.
HEARING DATE - Monday, February 25, 2008

23.     (COUNCILWOMAN WINCH)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, of Code de
            Youth Advisory Council. 
            
Withdrawn

RESOLUTIONS

24.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Wesley Moreno Santos de Appointment to the Commission on

         HIV/AIDS.

         Passed

25.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Living Wage Task Force de Creation of.

         Referred to Label and Workforce Development Committee

26.      (MAYOR PEREZ AND COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES)  State Earned Income Tax
Credit de Endorsement for.

         Passed

27.      (MAYOR PEREZ, COUNCILPERSONS RITTER AND WINCH)  Young Professional
Task Force de Establishment of.

         Passed

28.      (COUNCILMAN BOUCHER)  Revenue Enhancement Study Report by Hartford Options for

          Tomorrow (HOT) de Review of.

         Referred to Committee of the Whole 

29.      (COUNCILPERSON BOUCHER, WINCH, DEUTSCH AND RITTER)  Town Hall Meeting
to Address Under Age Drinking in Hartford de Endorsement and Support for.

         Passed

30.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees and use of Pavilion

         for a Reggae Jam Concert sponsored by Rasta Lenny and Friends Productions at.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

31.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees and permission to

         use the pavilion, serve food and beverages for Family Fun Day sponsored by the Student

         Senate of Capital Community College at.

         Passed

32.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Riverfront Recapture de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to serve food and beverages for Care to Ride sponsored by Oil Heat Cares at.

         Passed

33.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Brazilian Cultural Center of Hartford de Waiver of half the

         fees and street closures for a procession sponsored by.

         Passed

34.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees and permission to

         vend food, beverages, alcohol and merchandise for Annual Festival sponsored by the

         Connecticut PRIDE Hartford Rally and Festival, Inc. at.

         Passed                                                                                                                                                 

35.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Brazilian Cultural Center of Hartford de Waiver of half the

         fees, street closures, permission to vend food, beverages and alcohol and use of City

         equipment for 5th Annual Festival of Brazilian Independence sponsored by.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

36.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees for the 4th Annual

          Kate's 5 Kilometer Fun Run sponsored by St. Francis Hospital Foundation at.

         Passed

37.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO, COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES AND COUNCILMAN

         KENNEDY)  Starlings Volleyball Club de Allocation of funds from the Health and Human

         Services Department-Recreation Services Contract Account and enter into contract with.

         Referred to Health and Human Services Committee

38.      (COUNCILMAN RITTER)  Court of Common Council Rules de Amendment to.

         Passed

 

Walk ins

39.      FINANCE AND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Approval
to transfer funds from Church Street Garage capital funds to On-Street Parking Meters for the
purchase of Pay-and-Display Multi-Space Parking Meters.                                                  
           
Passed
 
40.     
(MAYOR PEREZ) Tentative Pension Agreement between the City of Hartford and the Hartford
Educational Support Personnel, Local 82, AFSA, AFL-CIO de Authorization to enter into
Executive Session to discuss.                                                                      
           
Withdrawn

41.      MAYOR PEREZ de Grand List of taxable and exempt property for 2007.   
           
Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee
                                                                                                   

42.     (COUNCILWOMAN AIREY-WILSON) Black History Month de Honoring the many
contributions made by African Americans and request that individuals participate in the events
honoring their heritage during.

        Passed

43.     
FINANCE AND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute resolution de
Recommendations of Property Tax Reform Task Force.
                                                                                       
         
 Passed                                                                                  

44.      Mayor Perez de Proposal for executive search services for a Director of Development Services.
         
 Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee                                          

     

    Attest:

                                                                                               Daniel M. Carey,

                                                                                              City Clerk