MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

February 27, 2012

ACTION  TAKEN

 

COMMUNICATIONS

 

1.         MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply and receive grant funds from the Connecticut Department of Public Health to continue the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program.

            Passed

2.         MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential resolution of the Robert Lawlor vs. City of Hartford.

            Passed

3.         MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential resolution of the Estate of Bruce Green vs. City of Hartford.

            Passed

4.         MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Request to enter into Executive Session to discuss the potential resolution of the Cynthia Bryant, Co-Administratrix of the Estate of Jashon Bryant, Keith Thomas, Co-Administrator of the Estate of Jashon Bryant and Brandon Henry v. Robert Lawlor, et al.

            Passed

5.         MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Appointment of Councilwoman Cynthia R. Jennings as a member of the School Building Committee.

            Passed

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

            Received

 

REPORTS

 

7.         PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization for sale of City-owned land at 126 & 130 New Park Avenue and 8 & 161 Francis Court.

            Tabled

8.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into contracts with Travelers Insurance Company and its affiliate Constitution State Services, LLC, for the purpose of providing insurance and third claims administration for the City of Hartford and Hartford Public Schools.

Passed

9.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions Towards Public Programs Account to West Indian Foundation.

            Substitute Resolution Passed

10.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions Towards Public Programs Account to Connecticut Pride Hartford.

            Passed

11.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Allocation of funds from the City's Contributions Towards Public Programs Account to Upper Albany Neighborhood Collaborative.

            Passed

12.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Supporting the Statewide Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Legislation which will eliminate municipal cost for mattress disposal.

            Passed

13.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to sale City-owned land at 185 Asylum Street to City Place Owner LLC.

            Passed

14.            OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT, BUDGET AND LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept grant funding to be use for the Union Station Pedestrian Neighborhood Connectivity Project.

            Passed

15.       PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept grant funds from the Connecticut Department of Transportation to offset a portion of the cost of purchasing ten alternative/clean fuel vehicles.

            Passed

16.       PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to extend the right to serve alcohol in Riverfront Parks to both Riverfront Recapture, Inc. and its subcontractors.

            Action Postponed until March 12, 2012

17.       PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to conduct a feasibility study for changing one-way flow or traffic on Colonial Street and School Street.

            Action Postponed until March 12, 2012

18.       PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Going on record and calling for closing by the end of 2012 one of Hartfordís trash incineratorís three boilers.

            Passed

19.       QUALITY OF LIFE AND PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOUSING  COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de appointment of Sweets S. Wilson to the Permanent  Commission on the Status of Hartford Women.

            Passed

 

FOR ACTION

 

20.       PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorizing the sale of 41 and 42 Grand Street by the Hartford Redevelopment Agency (HRA) to the Charter Oak Health Center (COHC).

            Passed

21.       Ordinance amending Chapter 18, Article VI, Section 18-140 of Code de Pest Extermination.

            Action Postponed until March 12, 2012

 

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

 

22.       (MAYOR SEGARRA) Ordinance authorizing a supplemental appropriation to the Hartford Public Schools.

HEARING DATE - Monday, March 19, 2012

            Referred to Operations, Management, Budget & Legislative Affairs Committee

23.            (COUNCILMAN MACDONALD) (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WOODEN) (MINORITY LEADER DEUTSCH) (COUNCILMAN ANDERSON) (COUNCILMAN DE JESUS) (COUNCILMAN KENNEDY)  Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 2B, of Code de Hartford Board of Education.

HEARING DATE - Monday, March 19, 2012

            Referred to Education Committee

 

RESOLUTIONS

 

24.       (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WOODEN) Operations, Management, Budget and Legislative Affairs Committee de Amending the portion of Section IX of the Council Rules regarding.

            Passed

25.       (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WOODEN) Dr. Thelma Ellis Dickerson Way de Request the Blue Hills Avenue between Chatham Street and Plainfield Street be superimposed as.

            HEARING DATE - Monday, March 19, 2012

            Referred to Public Building Dedication Committee

26.       (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WOODEN) Charter Revision Commission de Request that the Court of Common Council appoints within thirty day of passage of this resolution members to the.

            Passed

27.       (COUNCIL PRESIDENT WOODEN) (COUNCILMAN ANDERSON) Dr. William "Bill" Brown Way de Request that Albany Avenue between Woodland Street and Blue Hills Avenue be superimposed as.

            HEARING DATE - Monday, March 19, 2012

            Referred to Public Building Dedication Committee

28.       (MINORITY LEADER DEUTSCH) The Hartford School Building Committee de Appointment of member to.

            Withdrawn

 


29.            (COUNCILWOMAN JENNINGS) Hartford Public Library main branch de Granting permission to serve alcohol for an Art Walk reception to be held at.

            Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

 

 

SUPLEMENTAL AGENDA

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

 

Items considered under suspension of the Rule XIV were added by a roll-call vote 9 to 0

 

30.       MAYOR SEGARRA, with accompanying resolution de Allocation of funds to the Registrar of Voters Office to hire part-time employees to carry out activities associated with changes in voting districts.

Passed, as amended

31.       Ordinance appropriating $5,300,000 for the financing of the Colt Gateway Project and authorizing the issuance and sale of not exceeding $5,300,000 General Obligation Bonds of the City of Hartford to meet said appropriation.

            Action Postponed until March 12, 2012

 

            Attest:  John V. Bazzano

            City Clerk