AGENDA

                                                 MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

                                                                             JUNE 8, 2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  CONSENT CALENDAR:

                                                                                                                                                  ACTION  TAKEN

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ de Veto of proposed ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article XII, of the

         Municipal Code concerning Living Wage.

         Failed

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to participate in the

         consortium application for the Neighborhood Stabilization Program 2 (NSP 2) Grant funding.

         Passed        

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to execute the Proposed

         License with the Friends of Elizabeth Park for the operation of the Pond House and the

         Information Center at Elizabeth Park.

         Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee

4.       MAYOR PEREZ de Request to receive the Monthly Revenue and Expenditure Report for

         the month of May.

         Received

5.       COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to

         reconsider item #14 from the May 26, 2009 Court of Common Council Agenda.

         Withdrawn

6.       TOWN AND CITY CLERK de Report of the Hartford Charter Revision Commission.
(A COPY OF THE REPORT IS ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE TOWN AND
CITY CLERK).
        

         Referred to Legislative Affairs Committee

FROM TABLE

7.       Report de Reduction in salary for highly paid managers.

         Tabled

REPORTS

8.       OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning

         an appropriation in the Capital Improvement Fund for four LoCIP Projects.

         Received

9.       OPERATIONS, MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying

         resolution de Setting up a temporary place of refuge for chronically ill homeless individuals

         and families as an emergency safety net service at Immaculate Conception Housing and

         Shelter along with the Salvation Army's Marshall House.

         Withdrawn

FOR ACTION

10.      Report de Authorization to issue General Obligation Bonds.

         Action Postponed until June 22, 2009

11.      Report de Requesting tax payer burden of fees and profits to tax-serv and other private

         collection agencies report by Finance Director.

         Action Postponed until June 22, 2009

12.      Resolution de Naming the corner of Main Street and Albany Avenue as Keith L. Carr, Sr.

         Corner.

         Action Postponed until June 22, 2009

13.      Resolution de Appointment of W. Michael Downes to the Zoning Board of Appeals.

         Failed

14.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation in the Capital Improvement Fund for four LoCIP

         Projects.

         Passed

15.      Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article XII, of Code de Living Wage.

         Referred to Labor and Workforce Development Committee

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                                                                                                                                                ACTION  TAKEN

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

16.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Ordinance amending Chapter 17, Article 1, Section 17-3 of

         Code de Manure and compost heaps.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 15, 2009

           Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

RESOLUTIONS 

17.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Gerry Pleasant de Appointment as an alternate member of

         the Planning and Zoning Commission.

         Passed

18.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  275 Asylum Street de Authorization to execute an amendment to the

         lease with Morse Capital Limited Partnership for property located at.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, June 15, 2009

          Referred to Operations, Management and Budget Committee

19.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  South Branch of the Park River Trail de Authorization to ENTER into

         agreement with Eastern Connecticut Resource Conservation and Development Area,

         Incorporated and Department of Environmental Protection for.

         Withdrawn

20.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Batterson Park de Authorization to enter into and execute and

         agreement with Team Training New England, LL for the use of.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

21.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Various Municipal Unions de Approval of Tentative Agreement with.

         Passed

22.      (MAYOR PEREZ)  Police Department Sports and Mentoring Program de Authorization to

         accept award from State for.

         Passed

23.      (COUNCILMAN BOUCHER)  Veteran Tax Exemption for Special Housing de Approval of

         the enactment of Connecticut General Statutes Section 12-81 (21C) for.

         Passed

24.      (COUNCILMAN BOUCHER, COUNCIL PRESIDENT TORRES, COUNCILPERSONS

         RITTER, SEGARRA)  Independent Budget Fiscal Analysis Task Force de

         Establishment of.

         Passed

25.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Barnard Park de Waiver of half the fees for a series of

         outdoor religious services sponsored by La Iglesia Fuente de Salvacion at.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

26.      (COUNCILPERSON COTTO)  Lozada Park de Waiver of half the fees for a Boomerang

         Express-A Children's Program sponsored by Christ Community Presbyterian Church of West

         Hartford at.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

27.      (COUNCILMAN KENNEDY)  Supreme Court's Olmstead Decision de Waiver of fees for

         march from Park Place Health Center to the State Capitol to mark the Tenth Anniversary of.

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

28.       MAYOR PEREZ de Veto of resolution concerning determining that any companies that
receive Federal funds through the Troubled Assets Relief Program (TARP) renegotiate
the terms of Tax Fixing Agreement or Tax incremental Financing Agreements.

         Failed

29.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to execute a Delinquent
Tax Lien Agreement with Awarded Vendor for the purpose to purchase certain municipal
real property tax liens.

         Passed

30.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to accept funds from
the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Fire Station
construction Grants (FSCG) as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of
2009 (Stimulus Act) for the Fire Department Public Safety Complex.

         Passed

31.       (COUNCILMEN DEUTSCH AND COTTO) Ronald Armstrong de Appointment to the
Metropolitan District Commission.

         Passed

32.       (COUNCILMEN DEUTSCH) Ordinance enacting a tax surcharge on a category of recipients
of Federal Funds through the Troubled Assets Relief Program (f ARP) to permit generally
reduced taxes upon businesses and taxpayers in the City. HEARING DATE
-Monday, June 15, 2009

         Tabled

33.       (COUNCILMEN RITTER AND KENNEDY) West End de Authorization to accept funds from the West End Civic
Association (WECA) to implement various crime fighting strategies through the Police
Department's West End Community Service Officer (CSO) in.

         Passed


Attest:

 

 

                                                                                               Daniel M. Carey,

                                                                                              City Clerk