AGENDA
                MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL
                           April 14, 2003                                 
                                                           
CONSENT CALENDAR:                                          

                                                                   
COMMUNICATIONS                                                    
                                                                   
1.    Councilperson Rossetti de Reconsideration of resolution              
      concerning waiver of half the fees for Annual Good Friday            
      Religious Procession sponsored by St. Michael's Church. 
      Passed as Amended              
                                                                           
2.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization         
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at               
      378-380 West Preston Street to Irwin Mortgage.                       
      HEARING - April 21, 2003 Referred to Housing Committee                                     
                                                                           
3.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Designation            
      of National Community Development Week and expression of             
      appreciation to the State Congressional Delegation, HUD and          
      the Community Planning and Development Division.  Passed                  
                                                                           
4.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to accept funding from Hartford Foundation for Public                
      Giving to operate Burns Early Learning Center. Passed                      
                                                                          
5.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Imposition of          
      a tax on Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment. Failed                   
                                                                           
6.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Approval to            
      accept donation of National flag, flag pole and                      
      installation for Engine Company 15 from SINA and extension           
      of gratitude to.  Passed                                                     
                                                                           
7.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to accept funds from the Annie E. Casey Foundation for the           
      Health Department for Take Time to Care House Parties and            
      contract with Michele Stewart Copes to conduct. Passed                     
                                                                           
8.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at 2-4           
      Burton Street to First Nationwide Mortgage.                          
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
                                                                           
9.    CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at 18            
      Whitmore Street to Nationwide Advantage Mortgage Company.            
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
                                                                           
10.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at               
      26-28 Magnolia Street to Guaranty Residential Lending.               
      HEARING - April 21, 2003   Referred to Housing Committee                                   
                                                                           
11.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at               
      139-141 Adams Street to Washington Mutual Bank, F.A.                 
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
                                                                           
12.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      for sale of City-owned property located at 1 Dean Street             
      Garage Unit 19-E to Sean C. Spell.                                   
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
                                                                           
13.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgage for property located at               
      48-50 Roosevelt Street to Ulster Home Mortgage.                      
      HEARING - April 21, 2003   Referred to Housing Committee                                   
                                                                           
14.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization          
      to subordinate City's mortgages for property located at 49          
      Pomfret Street to Washington Mutual Bank, F.A.                       
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
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15.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Authorization         
      for sale of City-owned property located 18 Brinley Street            
      to Robert Arroyo.                                                    
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Housing Committee                                    
                                                                                                                             
16.   CITY MANAGER, with accompanying resolution de Approval of a          
      Disposition Agreement between the City/Redevelopment Agency          
      and CIL Affordable Housing Incorporated for 14 Edgewood              
      Street in the Sigourney/Homestead Project.   Passed                        
                                                                           
17.   CORPORATION COUNSEL, with accompanying resolution de                 
      Settlement of Claim against the City of Hartford, as                 
      follows: Gladys Hernandez - $1,800.     Passed                              
                                                                           
18.   CORPORATION COUNSEL de Request to go into Executive Session         
      to discuss pending litigation entitled Ronaldes v. City of           
      Hartford, Almagro v. City of Hartford and Bernstein v. City          
      of Hartford.   Received                                                       
                                                                           
19.   CITY TREASURER, with accompanying resolution de Approval of          
      leaves of absence to close a break in service for City               
      employees.   Passed                                                         
                                                                           
REPORTS                                                                    
                                                                           
20.   CITY PLAN COMMISSION de Implementation of the                        
      recommendations contained in the report entitled Toward the          
      Establishment of the Hartford Design Center. Received                        
                                                                           
21.   CITY PLAN COMMISSION de Authorization for sale of                    
      City-owned property located at 41-51 Walnut Street to                
      Kathy L. Quinn, LLC.   Received                                              
                                                                           
22.   PLANNING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ZONING COMMITTEE de               
      Implementation of the recommendations contained in the              
      report entitled Toward the Establishment of the Hartford             
      Design Center.   Received                                                    
                                                                           
23.   PLANNING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ZONING COMMITTEE, with            
      accompanying resolution de Approval of Disposition                   
      Agreement with REGO Realty Corp. for properties located at           
      670-676, 686-688 and 698-700 Broad Street in the                     
      Lawrence/Grand Street Project.   Passed                                     
                                                                           
24.   PLANNING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND ZONING COMMITTEE, with            
      accompanying resolution de Approving the expenditure of              
      funds for acquisition and execution activities for certain           
      properties in the Main-John-Hudson Street Redevelopment              
      Project.     Passed                                                         
                                                                           
25.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with nine (9)           
      accompanying substitute resolutions de Year Four Action              
      Plan, recommendations Fiscal Year 2003-2004 HUD Entitlement         
      funding including Program Year 29 CDBG.      Passed                         
                                                                           
26.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with                    
      accompanying resolution de Authorization to allocate funds           
      from CDBG Hartford Revitalization Fund to Gautam, LLC for            
      improvement on property located at 3080 Main Street and the          
      execution of a job creation and project assistance                   
      agreement.    Passed                                                        
                                                                          
27.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with                     
      accompanying resolution de Authorization to reprogram CDBG           
      funds from the 28th Year Hartford Revitalization Fund to             
      support eligible costs associated with the implementation            
      of the recommendations of the Mayor's Homeownership                  
      Taskforce.    Passed                                                        
   								           
28.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with                    
      accompanying resolution de Authorization for Purchasing              
      Agent to contract with Bennett Associates, Blum Shapiro              
      Consulting and the New London Group, LLC for services of             
      administrative process and organizational assessment as              
      outlined in the Request For Proposal.   Passed as Amended                             
                                                                           
29.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with                    
      accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply to State           
      under the LoCIP Program for various Capital Improvement              
      Projects and enter into agreement with.  Passed                               
                                                                                                                          
30.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE de Ordinances            
      amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Division 4 and 5 of Code             
      concerning benefits for employees laid-off or retiring               
      pursuant to incentive program and amending Chapter XVII,           
      Section 3 (z) of the Charter concerning Municipal                    
      Employees' Retirement Fund. Received                                         
                                                                           
31.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with                    
      accompanying resolution de Approving the expenditure of             
      funds for acquisition and execution activities for certain           
      properties in the Main-John-Hudson Street Redevelopment              
      Project.  Passed                                                              
                                                                           
32.   OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE de                       
      Authorization to enter into agreement with Connecticut               
      Conference of Municipalities and Sylvania Lighting Systems           
      Corporation for maintaining City street lighting. Received                    
                                                                           
33.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending a Special             
      Development District on land fronting on the east and west           
      sides of Lorraine Street and a portion of Farmington                 
      Avenue, and resolution approving the Special Permit                  
      application.  Received                                                        
                                                                           
34.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article II, Division 4, Section 35-163 of Code concerning            
      Site Plan Review.  Received                                                   
                                                                          
35.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 11, Section 35-491 of Code de Site             
      Plan Review.   Received                                                       
                                                                           
36.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 12, Section 35-510 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review. Received                                                    
                                                                           
37.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 13, Section 35-545 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review.   Received                                                  
                                                                           
38.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 14, Section 35-580 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review.  Received                                                  
                                                                           
39.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 15, Section 35-614 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review.  Received                                                   
                                                                           
40.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 16, Section 35-648 of Code de Site             
      Plan Review.   Received                                                       
                                                                           
41.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 17, Section 35-678 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review. Received                                                    
                                                                           
42.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 18, Section 35-708 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review.   Received                                                  
                                                                           
43.   DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC WORKS de Ordinance amending Chapter 35,           
      Article III, Division 19, Section 35-743 of Code concerning          
      Site Plan Review.  Received                                                 
                                                                           
FOR ACTION                                                                 
                                                                           
44.   Resolution de Implementation of the recommendations                  
      contained in the report entitled Toward the Establishment            
      of the Hartford Design Center.   Postponed                                    
                                                                           
45.   Ordinance amending Chapter 35, Article I, Section 35-8 of            
      Code de Height and Setback Requirements. Postponed                            
                                                                           
46.   Ordinance amending Chapter 35, Article V, Section 35-953 of          
      Code de Off-Street Parking.    Postponed                                      
                                                                           
47.   Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article X, Division 5,                 
      Section 2-717 of Code de Employment and Training Programs            
      on Assisted Projects.   Passed as Amended                                               

48.   Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Division 4 of              
      Code de Benefits for Employees Laid-Off.  Passed                             
                                                                           
49.   Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 (z) of the                
      Charter de Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. Withdrawn                    
                                                                           
50.   Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Division 5 of              
      Code de Benefits for Employees Retiring Pursuant to                  
      Incentive Program.  Passed as Amended                                                   
                                                                          
PROPOSED ORDINANCES                                                        
                                                                           
51.   (Councilperson Horton Sheff).                                        
      Ordinance amending Chapter 35, Article III, Division 1,              
      Section 35-181 of Code changing the Zone Classification on           
      the east side of Madison Avenue between Kane and Kibbe               
      Streets from the C-1 to the R-4 Zoning District.                     
      HEARING - May 27, 2003 Referred to City Plan Commission; Planning,
      Economic Development and Zoning Committee; Public Works and Parks Committee                                       
                                                                           
52.   (Councilperson Horton Sheff).                                        
      Ordinance amending the Building Line on the west side of             
      Lorraine Street and north on Farmington Avenue.                      
      HEARING - May 19, 2003 Referred to City Plan Commission; Planning,
      Economic Development and Zoning Committee; Public Works and Parks Committee                                       
                                                                           
53.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter 28, Article IX, Section 28-196            
      of Code de Neighborhood Revitalization Zone Committee.               
      (Frog Hollow South NRZ).                                            
      HEARING - April 21, 2003 Referred to City Plan Commission; Planning, 
      Economic Development and Zoning Committee                                   
                                                                           
54.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance concerning an appropriation in the Capital                 
      Improvement Fund for the demolition of a Mixmaster and               
      reopening of Temple Street.                                          
      HEARING - April 21, 2003  Referred to Operations, Management 
      and Budget Committee                                     
                                                                           
55.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 of the Charter            
      de Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. (Mandatory sick             
      exchange for members of certain collective bargaining                
      units).                                                              
      HEARING - April 21, 2003 Referred to Operations, Management 
      and Budget Committee; Labor Committee                                    
                                                                           
56.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 (z) of the                
      Charter de Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund.                     
      (Board of Education)                                                 
      HEARING - April 21, 2003 Referred to Operations, Management 
      and Budget Committee; Labor Committee                                     
                                                                           
57.   (Councilperson Horton Sheff).                                        
      Ordinance amending Code de Creation of a Commission on the           
      Environment.                                                         
      HEARING - April 21, 2003 Referred to Health, Human Services 
      and Recreation Committee                                      
                                                                           
RESOLUTIONS                                                                
                                                                           
58.   (Mayor Perez).    Passed                                                   
                                                                          
59.   (Mayor Perez).                                                       
      Sheldon Oak Central Inc. de Authorization to negotiate               
      building permit fees for the SANA Apartments and Ida B.              
      Wells developed by.  Referred to Housing Committee                                                 
                                                                           
60.   (Mayor Perez).                                                       
      Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees for victory rally           
      for the UCONN women's basketball team at. Passed as Amended                          
                                                                           
61.   (Mayor Perez).                                                       
      Rebuilding Together, Hartford de Waiver of building permit           
      fees for emergency repair projects undertaken by.  Passed                  
                                                                           
62.   (Mayor Perez).                                                       
      Rebuilding Together, Hartford de Waiver of all building              
      permit fees on National Rebuilding Day for projects                 
      undertaken by.   Passed                                                    
                                                                   
63.   (Mayor Perez).                                                       
      John B. Stewart Jr. Firehouse de Authorization to affix              
      signage to.    Passed 						   
                                                 		           
64.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Bushnell Park Pump House Grill de Authorization to enter             
      into agreement with Coach's Sports Bar & Grille  
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                    
                                                                           
65.   (Councilperson Horton Sheff).                                        
      Clark, Capen, Barbour and Nelson Streets de Approval of a            
      Special Permit to amend zoning map for a Planned                     
      Residential Development known as Grandfamilies Housing               
      Project on.  Passed                                                         
                                                                           
66.   (Councilperson Horton Sheff).                                        
      Mount Moriah Baptist Church Annual Health Fair de Waiver of          
      half the fees for.  Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                                  
                                                                           
67.   (Mayor Perez, Deputy Mayor Airey-Wilson and Councilpersons           
      Horton Sheff, LaFontaine, Painter and Torres).                       
      Early Retirement Benefit de Expectation and intention to             
      revise and modify ordinances changing the penalty for.
      Passed as Amended               
                                                                           
68.   (Councilperson Painter).                                             
      Parks and Recreation Advisory Commission de Reappointment            
      of members to. Withdrawn                                                    
                                                                           
69.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                           
      Allyn Street de Permission to close street and serve                 
      alcoholic beverages at the Brickyard Cafe block parties at.
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee           
                                                                           
70.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees for Church Service          
      sponsored by Saved by Grace Full Gospel Church at. Passed                 
                                                                           
71.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      750 Wethersfield Avenue de Waiver of half the fees, Police           
      coverage and use of City stage for Spring Breakout Crusade           
      sponsored by the Grace Worship Center Church at. 
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                   
                                                                           
72.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Goodwin Park Pond House de Waiver of half the fees for               
      Concert and Father/Son BBQ sponsored by the Greater Grace            
      Christian Church at. Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                               
                                                                           
73.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Keney Park de Waiver of half the fees for Carnival Parade            
      sponsored by the Trinibago American Cultural Explorers,              
      Inc. at. Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                                            
                                                                           
74.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees and use of                 
      showmobile and generator for Evelyn Preston Concert                  
      sponsored by Kenneth Hamber at.  Referred to Public Works 
      and Parks Committee                                    
                                                                           
75.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Pratt Street de Waiver of half the fees and permission to            
      close Street during lunch hours sponsored by the Greater             
      Hartford Arts Council at. Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                           
                                                                           
76.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees and use of City            
      stage for church service sponsored by the Hartford Church            
      of Christ at. Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                                      
                                                                           
77.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      St. Peter's Church de Waiver of half the fees for the Fest           
      of St. Martin de Porres Procession sponsored by.
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                     
                                                                          
78.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Sigourney Park de Waiver of half the fees for outreach               
      services sponsored by Pentecostal Tabernacle Apostolic at. 
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee          
                                                                           
79.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Pleasant Street de Waiver of half the fees and closure of            
      street for Windspiration sponsored by Rensselaer Learning            
      Institute of Hartford at. Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                          
 
80.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Waverly Park de Waiver of half the fees for Easter Egg Hunt          
      sponsored by Nellie Hunt at. Passed                                        
                                                                           
81.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      March of Dimes de Waiver of half the fees and use of                 
      Bushnell Park for walkathon sponsored by.
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                            
                                                                           
82.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                           
      Portuguese Club de Waiver of half the fees for Day of                
      Portugal Annual Parade sponsored by. 
      Referred to Public Works and Parks Committee                                
                                                                           
83.   (Councilperson Rossetti).                                            
      Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees for bridal shower          
      hosted by Cory Doeringer at.  Withdrawn
84.   (Deputy Mayor Airey-Wilson).                                            
      National Youth Service day de Appreciation to all involved in.
      Passed
85.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 (z) of the Charter de 
      Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. (Retirement Incentives for 
      non bargaining Unit Employees of the City, Hartford Public Library 
      and Member of the CWA   Hearing - April 21, 2003
86.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 (z) of the Charter de 
      Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. (Retirement Incentives for 
      Hartford Public Library)  Hearing - April 21, 2003
87.   (City Manager).                                                      
      Ordinance amending Chapter XVII, Section 3 (z) of the Charter de 
      Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund. (Retirement Incentives for 
      non bargaining Unit Employees, Hartford Board of Education,
      and members of HFSPO, HSSSA, HFSHP, HFSS, Local 818 and HFP)
      Hearing - April 21, 2003
  
                  
Attest:                                
                                             Daniel M. Carey,
                                                City Clerk.