MINUTES

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

        JUNE 12, 2006

CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                   ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to continue agreements

         with Parkville Senior Center, Catholic Charities (Barry Square Senior Center, Southend

         Senior Center and Hispanic Senior Center), SAND Corporation (Northend Super Senior

         Center), and the Salvation Army ( Salvation Army Senior Center) for 2006/2007 Fiscal

         Year.

             Passed

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to submit a listing of

         community programs eligible for consideration under the 2006 Neighborhood Assistance Act

         to the Connecticut Department of Revenue Services.

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

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

         Agreement with State which provides funding for the 2006 Farmers' Market Nutrition

         Program.

             Passed

4.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to allocate funds in the

         Urban Development Action Grant (UDAG) to be useD for the Hartford 2010 Plan: A Vision

         and Strategic Framework (Plan) in collaboration with MetroHartford Alliance.

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

5.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to allocate funds to the

         Revitalization Corps for their counseling and tutoring programs.

             Passed

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

         Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program.

             Passed

7.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to sign the agreement

         entitled "Agreement between the State of Connecticut and the City of Hartford for right of

         way activities in conjunction with Urban Systems Improvements for the acquisition of

         property for the reconstruction of Broad Street, State Project 63-618, Federal Project No.

         STPH-1063(125)".

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

8.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to allocate funds from the

         Department of Health and Human Services Recreation and Youth Services Division to

         reimburse SAND Corporation for expenditures related to the 2006 Midget Football Program.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

9.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept the 2006

         Operation Safe Streets Traffic Safety Traffic Enforcement Program Grant funding from

         State for traffic enforcement.

             Passed

10.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to make fourth quarter

         transfer from the unencumbered balances of the General Fund to the Department of 

         Registrars of Voters.

             Passed

11.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Approval to submit a proposal to the

         Connecticut Department of Education and to receive funds for renewal of the Youth Service

         Bureau Operations.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

12.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to sign an agreement

         entitled "Agreement between the State of Connecticut and the City of Hartford for the

         construction, inspection and maintenance of Newington Avenue utilizing Federal funds under

         the urban component of the Surface Transportation Program".

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

13.     MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to write off outstanding

         accounts receivable.

            Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

14.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to make transfers

         between projects within the Capital Improvement Fund.

             Passed

15.      MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to reprogram Community

         Development Block Grant - Unallocated Local Option funds for the acquisition of 43

         Wadsworth Street and 44-55-58 Cedar Street for the construction of the Institute for Hispanic

         Family Center.

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

16.      PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE de Presentation by

         Development Services on the Trumbull Street Streetscape Concept.

         Received

17.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE de Discussion of Human Capital

         Development Agenda regarding food for Hartford residents.

         Received

18.      EDUCATION COMMITTEE de Hartford Public Schools update on State education funding

         implications.

         Received

REPORTS

19.     PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Authorization to re-program CDBG-UDAG repayment funds from the

         streetscape project for purchase of equipment for the Gitano Food Warehouse.

             Passed

20.      PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Granting initial approval of a disposition agreement with John L. Orsini for

         Tract E-2-8, Parcel B (1) in the North Meadows Project.

             Passed

21.       MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE de Ordinances making appropriations for

various public improvement aggregating funds and authorizing the issuance of $7,415,000

and $4,750,000 Bonds of the City to meet said appropriations and pending the issuance thereof

the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose. ($7,415,000 and $4,750,000).

         Received

22.       HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute

         resolution de Allocation of funds from the Health and Human Services-Recreation Services

         Contractual Account for and authorization to enter into contract with Martin Luther King,

         Jr.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees for Monday Night Jazz hosted by the Garden Area

         Neighborhood Council at Bushnell Park.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to use the pavilion, sell food and

         merchandise for Reggae Jam concert sponsored by Rasta Lenny at Bushnell Park.

             Passed

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

         substitute resolution de Implementation of policy FOR block parties.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to sell food, beverages and merchandise

         and use of the pavilion associated with Festival Del Coqui sponsored by Connecticut Institute

          Community Development Puerto Rican Parade, Inc. at Bushnell Park.

             Passed

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

         substitute resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to use pavilion for

         Remembrance Day sponsored by Mother United Against Violence at Bushnell Park.

             Passed

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

         substitute resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to serve food and beverages

         for March to the Park 2006 sponsored by the Hartford Northend Little League.

             Passed

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

resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to erect tent for religious street services

sponsored by Church of God Pentecost, Inc.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and permission to serve food and alcohol and erect a

         stage for Cinco de Mayo sponsored by Agave Cantino & Grill at Allyn Street.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Permission to serve food, alcohol, erect a stage and tents and closure of

         streets for a USA Soccer Pre-Party sponsored by Vaughn's.

             Passed

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

         substitute resolution de Permission to serve food, alcohol, and erect a stage and tent for

         X-Sports Rockfest sponsored by Up or On the Rocks.

             Passed

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

         resolution de Permission to serve food alcohol and erect a stage and tents for various block

         parties sponsored by Brickyard Café.

             Passed

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

         Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-93 of Code concerning location of above

         second floor. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Received

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

         Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-94 of Code concerning license required;

         application; expiration; revocation; charge. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Received

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

         Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-99 of Code concerning seating in restaurants,

         nightclubs and similar occupancies. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Received

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

         Chapter 13, Article III, Division 4, Section 13-113 of Code concerning permit for use,

         storage, manufacture, sale or transportation-required; fees. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Received

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

         Chapter 13, Article III, Division 6, Section 13-178 of Code concerning permit to install, use

          or maintain-required. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Received

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

         Chapter 2, Article V, Division 5, Section 2-196 of Code concerning established;

         composition; meetings; functions. (Civilian Police Review Board).

             Received

40      PUBLIC BUILDING DEDICATION COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute

         resolution de Designation of the traffic triangle at the corner of Granby and Cornwall Streets

         as Marcus Mosiah Garvey Place.

             Passed

FOR ACTION

41.     Ordinance appropriating $600,000 for renovations and improvements at 875 Asylum

         Avenue to provide additional classroom space for West Middle School and authorizing the

         issuance of $600,000 bonds of the City to meet said appropriation and pending the issuance

         thereof the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose. ($600,000).

             Postponed

42.     Ordinance making appropriations for various public improvements aggregating funds and

         authorizing the issuance of $7,415,000 bonds of the City to meet said appropriations and

         pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose.

         ($7,415,000).

             Passed

43.     Ordinance making appropriations for various public improvements aggregating funds and

         authorizing the issuance of $4,750,000 bonds of the City to meet said appropriations and

         pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose.

         ($4,750,000).

             Postponed

44.     Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-93 of Code de Location

         of above second floor. (Fire protection and preventions).

             Passed

45.     Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-94 of Code de License

         required; application; expiration; revocation; charge. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Passed

46.     Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III, Division 3, Section 13-99 of Code de Seating in

         restaurants, nightclubs and similar occupancies. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Passed

47.     Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III, Division 4, Section 13-113 of Code de Permit

         for use, storage, manufacture, sale or transportation-required; fees. (Fire protection and

         prevention).

             Passed

48.     Ordinance amending Chapter 13, Article III, Division 6, Section 13-178 of Code de Permit

         to install, use or maintain-required. (Fire protection and prevention).

             Passed

49.     Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 5, Section 2-196 of Code de Established;

         composition; meetings; functions. (Civilian Police Review Board).

             Passed

50.     Resolution de Transfers to Tax Suspense List.

            Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

51.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance regarding construction at the Mary M. Hooker Magnet

         School.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

            Referred to the Education Committee

52.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 9B, Sections

2-286 through 2-288 of Code de Administration. (Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and

Transgender Issues).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

53.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 7,  Sections 2-231

through 2-236 of  Code de Administration. (Commission on the Status of Hartford Women).

        
            HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

54.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance concerning a supplemental appropriation in the Capital

         Improvement Fund for pedestrian and vehicular improvements at Elizabeth Park.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

55.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance concerning a supplemental appropriation in the General Fund

         for Fiscal Year 2005-2006. ($3,089,305).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

            Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

56.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 12, Sections 2-316 

         through 2-325 of Code de Administration. (Commission on the Homeless).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

57.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article V, Division 9, Section 2-277

         through 2-282 of Code de Administration. (Commission on Disability Issues).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

58.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance de Business Improvement District.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

RESOLUTIONS

59.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Civilian Police Review Board de Appointment of members to.

             Passed

60.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Hartford Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Issues

         de Appointment of members to.

             Passed

61.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Eddie Casares de Reappointment to the Hartford Redevelopment Agency.

             Passed

62.     (COUNCIL PRESIDENT BAZZANO) Sixto Lazu-Bonilla de Appointment as Executive

         Assistant to the Court of Common Council.

             Withdrawn

63.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Marchese Consulting, LLC de Authorization to execute a personal

         services contract to perform certain executive search and recruitment services for the

         position of Youth Services Director with.

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

64.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Hartford Urban Ventures, LLC de Authorization to execute a sublease

         agreement for property located at 201 Farmington Avenue (a/k/a 85 Sigourney Street) with.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 19, 2006

            Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

65.     (MAYOR PEREZ) Marchese Consulting, LLC de Authorization to execute a personal

         services contract to perform certain executive search and recruitment services for the

         position of Chief Information Officer with.

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

66.     (COUNCIL PRESIDENT BAZZANO) Town and City Clerk de Setting of salary for.

             Passed

67.      (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) The Cultural Dance Troupe of the West Indies de

         Allocation of funds from the Health and Human Services Department-Recreation Services

         Contractual Account  for the Summer Program and enter into contract with.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

68.       (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) Caribbean American Heritage Month de Designating

          June as.

             Passed

69.      (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Gussie Wortham Foundation de Allocation of funds from

         the Health and Human Services Recreation Contractual Account for.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

70.       (COUNCILPERSON KENNEDY) West Indian American Social Club de Authorization to

         allocate funds from the Health and Human Services Department and enter into contract with.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

71.      (COUNCILPERSON KENNEDY) Hartford Neighborhood Centers, Inc. de Allocation of

         funds for various programs and enter into contract with.

             Postponed

72.       (COUNCILPERSON KENNEDY) The Greater Hartford Pro-Am, Inc. de Authorization to

         allocate funds from the Health and Human Services Department and enter in contract with.

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

 73.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Westland Street de Waiver of half the fees for Stop the

         Violence Youth Rally sponsored by Reverence for Life Ministries at.

             Passed

74.       (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Faith Seventh-Day Adventist Church de Waiver of half the

          fees, permission to use Fox Middle School and street closure for a Children's Fair sponsored

         by.

             Passed

75.       (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Barnard Park de Waiver of half the fees, permission to

serve food,  beverages and use of City tent for their 15th Annual Health Fair sponsored by

the Hispanic Health Council at.

             Passed

76.       (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Barbour Street de Waiver of half the fees, permission to

serve food, beverages and use of City stage for Health Initiative sponsored by Mount Moriah

Baptist Church at.

             Passed

77.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Old State House lawn and square area de Waiver of half the

         fees and permission to sell food, beverages and alcohol for a Hotford Festival sponsored by

         the Greater Hartford Arts Council at.

             Passed

78.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Bushnell Park de Allocation of funds for the 15th Greater

         Hartford Festival of Jazz at.

             Passed

79.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Municipal Building de Granting permission to serve food,

beverages and alcohol for the 3rd Annual Best of Hartford 2006 Party sponsored by Hartford

Magazine.

             Passed

80.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Boys & Girls Club of Hartford, Inc. (Southwest Unit) de

         Waiver of half the fees, permission to serve food and street closure for the Southwest's 50th

         Anniversary Celebration hosted by.

             Passed

81.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees, use of City

         equipment and allocation of funds to the West Indian Independence Celebration Parade

         Committee for the 44th Anniversary of the independence of various Nations in the

         Caribbean with a celebration parade at.

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

82.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Youth Challenge de Waiver of half the fees for religious

         outreach services hosted by.

             Passed

83.      (COUNCILPERSON TORRES) Street racing de Request to take available measures to assure

         the safety of residents to reduce.

             Passed

84.      (COUNCILPERSON WINCH) The Descendents of the Connecticut 29th C.V. Infantry de

         Contributions of funds for monument by.

             Passed

    Attest:

 

                                                                                      Daniel M. Carey,
                                                                           City Clerk