MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

Council’s Actions

MONDAY FEBRUARY 14, 2011

 

COMMUNICATIONS

 

1.      MAYOR SEGARRA de Submission of the Grand List of Taxable and Exempt Property effective October 1, 2010.

Received

2.   MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Appointment of Michael A. Martone to the Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

3.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential resolution of the James Copper, Executor, Estate of James Carter v. City of Hartford.

Executive Session

4.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential resolution of the Santos Vazquez v. City of Hartford et al.

Executive Session

5.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept funds from the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development through its Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration (LHRD) Program.

Passed

6.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept for and use grant funds from the Connecticut Department of Public Health for improvements to the data system (CAREWare).

Passed

7.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply for and accept funds from the Connecticut Department of Public Health for the operation of the Women’s Healthy Heart Program.

Passed

8.      MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply for and accept funds from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) through the Connecticut State Department of Education’s Child Nutrition Program.

Passed

9.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE de Discussion on various issues

Received.

REPORTS

 

10.  HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Banning or restricting the sale of products with trans fats in Hartford.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

11.  LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Request that the Court of Common Council direct the Legislative Lobbyists for the City of Hartford and to urge the State Legislative Delegation to work actively for a progressive tax increase on those families with income over $250,000 a year.

  Tabled

 

FOR ACTION

 

12.  Resolution de Appointment of Rex B. Fowler to the Hartford Parking Authority.

Passed

13.  Resolution de Appointments of members to the Commission on Cultural Affairs.

Passed

14.  Resolution de Re-appointment of Patricia LeShane to the Hartford Parking Authority.

Passed

15.  Report, with accompanying resolution de Request for information for review and approval of the recommended budget of the Board of Education.

Tabled

16.  Report, with accompanying resolution de Violations Report of any State authorized entities which are willfully or unintentionally violate or facilitate the violation of the Living Wage.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

17.  Resolution de Appointment of members to Metropolitan District Commission.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

18.  Resolution de Re-appointment of members to the Metropolitan District Commission.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

19.  Resolution de Nomination for a vacancy on the Metropolitan District Commission of Rupert Daniels.

Withdrawn

20.  Ordinance amending the Municipal Code de Novelty Lighters.

Action postponed indefinitely

21.  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 9, Sections 2-279, and Section 2-282 of Code de Commission on Disability Issues.

Action postponed indefinitely

22.  Ordinance de Amending Chapter 25 by adding Section 25-19 of Code concerning Restrictions on the sale of drug distribution equipment.

Action postponed indefinitely

23.  Ordinance amending Chapter 26, Article I, Section 26-1 of Code de Composition of department; duties.

Action postponed indefinitely

24.  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article IV, Sections 2-87, and Section 2-92 of Code de Department of Public Works-Organization and Department of Human Services-Organization.

Action postponed indefinitely

25.  Ordinance amending Code de Adding new section concerning prohibiting political contributions from City contractors to candidates for Municipal office in the City of Hartford.

Action postponed indefinitely

26.  Ordinance amending Chapter 28, article VI, of Code de Adding Tree Ordinance of the City of Hartford.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

27.  Ordinance amending an ordinance appropriating $13,000,000 for the planning, acquisition and construction of renovations and improvements to Bellizzi Middle School to provide for an Asian Studies Academy and authorizing the issuance of $13,000,000 Bonds of the City to meet said appropriation and pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose.

Action postponed until February 28, 2011

28.  Ordinance amending Article X, Section 28-196 of Code de Neighborhood Revitalization Zone Committees.

Passed

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

 

29.  (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH)  Ordinance de Amending Section 2-850 Residency Requirements of the Municipal Code of the City of Hartford.HEARING DATE - Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Referred Labor & Workforce Development Committee

 

RESOLUTIONS

 

30.  (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) Legislative Affairs Standing Committee de Appointment of Council President rJo Winch as Chair of.

Withdrawn

31.   (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) The Court of Common Council Standing Committees de Appointment of Chairpersons to.

Passed

32.   (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH)  Tax liens bulk sale de Request for a list to be made public for properties available to purchase 30 days prior to the RFP from the Tax Assessor’s Office for.

Referred Housing Committee

33.   (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) Court of Common Council de Request to make available a list of employees, including new hires and promotions for each City department to.

Referred Labor & Workforce Development Committee

34.   (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) Various Standing Committees of the Court of Common Council de Appointment of Robert L. Painter to.

Passed

35.   (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WINCH) Various Standing Committees of the Court of Common Council de Appointment of Councilman Corey J. Brinson to.

Passed

36.   (MAJORITY LEADER BOUCHER) (COUNCILMAN KENNEDY) (COUNCILMAN BRINSON)  School Building Committee de Appointment of Mayor Pedro E. Segarra and Councilman Kenneth H. Kennedy Jr. to the

Passed

37.   (MINORITY LEADER COTTO)  The Mayor or his designee de Request for submission of the Annual Living Wage Report pursuant to the Municipal Code from.

Passed

38.   (COUNCILMAN BRINSON) Councilman Corey J. Brinson de Appointment of Monique Daley as Executive Assistant to.

Passed

39.   (COUNCILMAN PAINTER) The New Britain Busway de Support from the Court of Common Council for.

Passed

40.   (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH) (MINORITY LEADER COTTO)  Any emergency health and safety expenses caused by weather events de Authorization to transfer from the Fund Balance (Rainy Day Fund) to cover.

Referred Operations, Management & Budget Committee

41.  (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH) (MINORITY LEADER COTTO)  Early retirement options de Suspension or moratorium on.

Referred Operations, Management & Budget Committee

42.   (COUNCILMAN DEUTSCH)  Office of Corporation Counsel de Stating a as a policy for further business with Bank of America that no further foreclosures upon Hartford homes or commercial property owners without receipt for review by the.

Referred Housing Committee

43.   (COUNCILMAN TORRES)  Maria B. Gonzalez de Superimposing Frances Street with the name of. HEARING DATE - Tuesday, February 22, 2011

Referred Public Building Dedication Committee

44.  Corporation Counsel de Authorization to engage in a conflicts of interest check on employees and officials by the office of

Referred Labor & Workforce Development Committee

 

 

Attest:                                                                                   John V. Bazzano

                                                                                              Town and City Clerk