AGENDA

                                                 MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

                                                                             MAY 27, 2008

 

 

 

  CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                                  ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ de Adoption of the 2008-2009 amended Budget, with accompanying

         resolutions and ordinances.

           Passed

2.       MAYOR PEREZ de Quality of Life Third Quarter Report.

         Received

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to contract with the State

          to receive funds to continue to operate the Parent Aide Program.

           Passed

4.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to sign Letter of

         Agreement with State and receive funding from to help support the 2008 WIC Farmer's Market

         Nutrition Program.

           Passed

5.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to refinance the Burgdorf

         Health Center Section 108 Loan with the Department of Housing and Urban Development

         (HUD).

           Passed

6.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept funding from

         the Greater Hartford Arts Council, Neighborhood Arts and Heritage Grant to support the

         Intergenerational Quilting Project at the Pope Park Recreation Center.

           Passed

7.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to approve funding for

         the School-Community Partnerships, through the Office of Youth Services.

         Referred to the Education Committee

8.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept a quit-claim

         deed from Mr. Steven Tedesco for the acquisition of properties located at 1409 Main Street,

          and 1411-1417 Main Street to assist in the development and construction of the Public

         Safety Complex Site.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 16, 2008

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

9.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to approve the

         construction project for the Asian Studies Academy.

         Withdrawn

10.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to approve the

         construction of the International Baccalaureate School.

         Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee

11.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to approve the

         construction project for the Journalism and New Media High School.

         Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee

12.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept funds from the

         State and amend current contract and execute any agreements to distribute additional funds

         to designated organizations for the Hartford Building Bridges Project/New Day Program.

           Passed

13.      COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES, with accompanying resolution de Assignment of public

         hearing for resolution requesting the approval for the permanent monument

         commemorating worker's killed while on the job and to be placed in Bushnell Park.

             Hearing Assigned for 6-16-08

FROM TABLE

14.      Ordinance amending Chapter 9, Article V, Section 9-91, of Code de Anti-Blight Program.

         Postponed until 6-9-08

15.      Resolution de Allocation of funds from the Sundry Account for Respite Program for
Immaculate Conception Shelter and Housing Corporation.
Failed

REPORTS

16.      OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Authorization for Blum, Shapiro & Company to provide a Comprehensive

         Financial Report.

           Passed

17.      OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Establishing of Council funding application process.

         Withdrawn

18.      OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Amendment of contract for Professional Services #3958 with Tax Serv Capital

          Services HD-CT, LLC.

         Passed

19.      OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Identifying unspecified funds to provide partial funding for Hartford

         Organizing for Tomorrow (HOT).

         Postponed  until 6-9-08

20.      OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Continuation to develop allocated funds for Residency Incentive Fund Pool.

         Postponed  until 6-9-08

21.      HOUSING COMMITTEE de Ordinance amending Chapter 9, Article V, Section 9-91, of

         Code de Anti-Blight Program.

         Received

22.      HOUSING COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to subordinate

         the City's mortgage to a financial institution willing to grant the owner a mortgage for

         property located at 18-20 Auburn Street.                                                                                                                            TO BE WITHDRAWN

         Withdrawn

23.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Designation of funds to Hartford Youth Soccer Organization.

         Postponed  until 6-9-08

24.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Authorization to sponsor the One for One Kids Bike-a-thon and collaborate

         with UCONN Husky Sport Program to hold this event at Keney Park.

           Passed

25.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and request for street closures for March for Babies

          Fundraising Walk sponsored by March of Dimes - North Division.

         Postponed  until 6-9-08

26.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees for a Softball Tournament sponsored by the Boriquas

         of Hartford at Colt Park.

         Withdrawn

27.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission for street closures for group motorcycle

          ride in 2008, Connecticut Miracle Ride and Yankee Harley Davidson to benefit the

         Connecticut Children's Medical Center.

          Passed

FOR ACTION

28.      Report de Waiver of half the fees and permission to hold their "Run for Kevin Event"

         sponsored by the Classical Magnet School's Community Services, Inc.

         Postponed  until 6-9-08

29.      Report de Naming of Keney-Waverly Field Baseball Diamond as Elliot Bert and Lou Kelly

         Baseball Diamond.

         Withdrawn

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

30.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Ordinance making appropriations for various public improvements

         aggregating $9,000,000 and authorizing the issuance of $9,000,000 Bonds of the City to

         meet said appropriations and pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary

         borrowings for such purpose. ($9,000,000).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 16, 2008

             Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee

RESOLUTIONS

31.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Lynn M. Bryant de Appointment to the Commission on HIV/AIDS.

          Tabled                                                                                                                        

32.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Planning and Zoning Commission de Appointment of members to.

         Tabled  

33.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Albert L. Barrueco de Appointment to the Hartford Parking Authority.

         Tabled  

34.      (COUNCILWOMAN AIREY-WILSON)  Caribbean American Heritage Month de Declaring

         June as.

         Passed

35.      (COUNCILMAN BOUCHER)  South Green Park de Waiver of half the fees  and permission

         to serve food and beverages for Community Promise Day sponsored by the Community

         Renewal Team at.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

36.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Bulkeley High School Parking Lot de Waiver of half the fees

          for City Day 08 Event sponsored by the United States Army and Renaissance II, LLC at.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

37.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Our Lady of Fatima Church de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission for closure of streets surrounding the church for procession and St. Anthony

         Festival sponsored by.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

38.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO) (COUNCILMAN BOUCHER)  Victor Jarm Playground de

         Renaming of Forster Heights Park as.

         Hearing Date - June 16, 2008

         Referred to Public Building Dedication Committee

39.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO) (COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES) (COUNCILMAN

         SEGARRA)  Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees associated with the Puerto Rican

         Parade Festival del Coqui sponsored by the Connecticut Institute of Community

         Development (CICD) Puerto Rican Parade, Inc. Hartford at.

         Passed

40.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO) (COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES) (COUNCILMAN

         SEGARRA)  Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees and allocation of funds from the Civic

         and Cultural Account funds for Parade sponsored by the Connecticut Puerto Rican State

         Parade, Inc. starting in Pope Park and ends at.

          Passed

 

41.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Salvatore Sena v. Michael Velazquez, Hartford Police Department de
             Authorization to enter into an Executive Session to discuss.

          Received 

 

    Attest:

                                                                                               Daniel M. Carey,

                                                                                              City Clerk