AGENDA

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

        JULY 11, 2005

 

CONSENT CALENDAR:

                        ACTION TAKEN 

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Recommended trash receptacle

         replacement charges.

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to enter into an

         agreement with the Connection, Inc., and accept grant from the United States

         Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Assistance for 2004-2005 Project Safe

         Neighborhoods Funding Program.

         Referred to the Quality of Life and Public Safety Committee       

FROM TABLE

3.       Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, Section 2-398 of Code of the City of Hartford.

         Passed

REPORTS

4.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance appropriating $38,438,000

         for the construction of an addition to and renovation of Annie Fisher Magnet School

         and authorizing the issuance of $3,850,000 bonds of the City to meet the City's portion

         of said appropriation and pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary

         borrowings for such purpose.

         Received

5.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance appropriating $4,800,000 for

         the City's share of the cost of design and construction of renovations and improvements

         to the City's Tower Brook Conduit to alleviate combined sewage overflows in the

         Tower Avenue area and authorizing the issuance of $2,500,000 bonds or notes of the

         City to meet a portion of said appropriation.

         Received

6.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning the issuance and

         sale of General Obligation Bonds of the City.

         Received

7.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance appropriating $36,815,000

         for the construction of an addition to and renovation of Richard J. Kinsella School to be

          a magnet school of the arts and authorizing the issuance of $3,700,000 bonds of the

         City to meet the City's portion of said appropriation and pending the issuance thereof

         the making of temporary borrowing for such purpose.

         Received

8.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance appropriating a portion of the

          incremental increase in taxes and grants in-lieu-of taxes received by the City with

         respect to the University of Hartford Performing Arts Center Project to repay amounts

         advanced by Connecticut Development Authority for the construction of the project.

         Received

9.       HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Authorization to enter into contracts with various organizations for the operation of

         the Youth Services Bureau programs.

         Passed

10.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Authorization to enter into senior center contractual services agreements with various

         senior centers to provide services for the elderly residents of the City.

         Passed

11.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Authorization to enter into contract with VNA Healthcare, Inc. and to approve and

         execute all amendments and contracts with to administer the Home Help Program.
       
 
Passed

12.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

         Allocation of funds and support for winter programs for Greater Hartford Association

         for Retarded Citizens, Inc. (HARC).

         Passed

13.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying substitute

         resolution de Authorization to accept funds from the Department of Children and

         Families and enter into contract with Hartford Behavioral Health for Summer Employment

          Pilot Project.

         Passed

14.      HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

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

         Services Contractual Account and enter into contract with Hartford Elementary
           
  
       Basketball League.
        
Passed

15.      LABOR AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE de Substitute

         ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, of Code concerning Human Resources, merit

         selection and civil service.

         Received

FOR ACTION

16.      Substitute ordinance amending Chapter 2, Article VI, of Code concerning Human

         Resources, merit selection and civil service.

         Referred to the Labor and Workforce Development Committee

17.      Ordinance appropriating $38,438,000 for the construction of an addition to and

         renovation of Annie Fisher Magnet School and authorizing the issuance of $3,850,000

         bonds of the City to meet the City's portion of said appropriation and pending the

         issuance thereof the making of temporary borrowings for such purpose.

         Passed

18.      Ordinance appropriating $4,800,000 for the City's share of the cost of design and

         construction of renovations and improvements to the City's Tower Brook Conduit to

         alleviate combined sewage overflows in the Tower Avenue area and authorizing the

         issuance of $2,500,000 bonds or notes of the City to meet a portion of said appropriation.

         Passed

19.      Ordinance concerning the issuance and sale of General Obligation Bonds of the City.

         Passed

20.      Ordinance appropriating $36,815,000 for the construction of an addition to and

         renovation of Richard J. Kinsella School to be a magnet school of the arts and

         authorizing the issuance of $3,700,000 bonds of the City to meet the City's portion of

         said appropriation and pending the issuance thereof the making of temporary borrowing

            for such purpose.

         Passed

21.      Ordinance appropriating a portion of the incremental increase in taxes and grants

         in-lieu-of taxes received by the City with respect to the University of Hartford

         Performing Arts Center Project to repay amounts advanced by Connecticut

         Development Authority for the construction of the project.

         Passed

22.      Resolution de Granting an option to purchase and the right to access property located

         at 220 High Street.

         Passed

23.      Resolution de Granting an option to purchase and the right to access property located

         at 1417-1419 Main Street.

         Passed

24.      Resolution de Granting an option to purchase and the right to access property located

         at 281 Huyshope Avenue.

            Passed

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

25.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 2A, Article I of Code de Pensions.

          HEARING DATE - Monday, July 18, 2005
         Withdrawn

26.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance concerning a Supplemental Appropriation in the Capital

         Improvement Fund for construction, inspection and maintenance of the Riverwalk North

          Project.         HEARING DATE - Monday, July 18, 2005

            Referred to Finance and Revenue Committee

RESOLUTIONS

27.     (MAYOR PEREZ) NextMedia Outdoor, Inc. de Authorization to enter and execute an

         amendment to the Lease with.

           Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee

28.      (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) Guakia, Inc. de Identifying of fund for 

         bi-weekly program for City youth at.

         Passed

29.     (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Connecticut Resource Recovery Agency de

         Usage of  "host benefits" for the establishment of the  Hartford Human Capital

         Development to support the advancement well-being of Hartford residents of the from.

            Passed

30.      (COUNCILPERSON KENNEDY) Kendall J. Williams de Providing any and all

         information to the Public Safety Committee regarding case involving.

           Failed

31.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) City Slickers Program de Allocation of funds from the

         Health and Human Services Department-Recreation Services Contractual Account for

         implementation of program and enter into contract with.

         Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

32.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Albany Avenue Police Substation de Waiver of half

         the fees,  permission to serve food and beverages and use City equipment for 4th Annual

          Community Outreach Event sponsored by the Full Gospel Foundation at.

         Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

33.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Lozada Park de Waiver of half the fees, permission to

         serve food and beverages and use City equipment for Community Outreach Event

         sponsored by the Full Gospel Foundation at.

         Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

34.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Colt Park de Waiver of half the fees, permission to

         erect a tent and serve food and beverages for a Christian Concert sponsored by Catholic

         Charismatic Renewal at.

         Passed

35.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Keney Park de Waiver of half the fees and permission

         to serve food and beverages for a 5K Run sponsored by Northeastern Conference at.

        Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

36.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Allyn Street de Granting permission to hold the

         Grand Band Slam sponsored by the Greater Hartford Arts Council at.

         Passed

37.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Elizabeth Park de Granting permission to erect a tent

         and serve food and alcoholic beverages for a dinner dance sponsored by Pray Until

         Something Happens (PUSH) at.
       
Referred to the Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

38.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) New Testament Church of God de Waiver of half the

         fees, permission to erect a tent and serve food and beverages for a tent crusade meeting

            sponsored by.

        Passed

39.    (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance amending Chapter 28, Article VI of Code de Economic Development Commission.

         Referred to the Planning and Economic Development Committee
 

40.   MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de

      Authorization to enter into a certain master lease agreement for purchase of new equipment from

        GE Capital Public Finance Inc.

       Passed

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

      resolution de Request to serve alcohol - anniversary celebration of Independence day by

       West Indian Social Club.

      Passed

42.   (MAYOR PEREZ)  with accompanying resolution de Request of nonresident owners of

         rental real properties within the City limits to file the address of agent in charge with the

         Tax Assessors office.

        Passed

      

     

                    Attest:   

Daniel M. Carey,
          
City Clerk