AGENDA

MEETING OF THE COURT OF COMMON COUNCIL

    AUGUST 9, 2004

  CONSENT CALENDAR:

                        ACTION TAKEN 

COMMUNICATIONS

1.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Approval of recommendation to

         make Hartford Parks Trust funds available to the New England Carousel Museum for

         their restoration efforts at the Bushnell Park Carousel.
        Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

2.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Transferring of funds from

         Rebuilding Together Hartford, Inc.'s Community Development Block Grant Program

         "National Rebuilding Day” to "Homeowner Retention" Program.
         Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

3.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization to apply for and

         receive funds from the State for the Local Prevention Council Program.
        
Passed

4.       MAYOR PEREZ, with accompanying resolution de Authorization for Health and

         Human Services Department to reimburse SAND for 2004 Midget Football Program.
        
Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

        

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

         Abatement Agreement with the YWCA for their Soromundi Towers Unit.
        
Referred to Planning and Economic Development Committee and Housing Committee

 

6.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Discussion on Debt-Management Plan

         and completed Bond Offering.
        
Received

7.       PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE de On street parking

         safety issues at the maintenance yard on Jennings Road and workload issues at the

         Department of Sanitation/Public Works. 

         Received

REPORTS

8.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for acquisition and construction of a Capital

         College Preparatory Magnet School. ($45,650,000).

        Received

9.       FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for the University of Hartford Magnet School.

         ($34,000,000).

         Received

10.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition and renovations to Noah Webster

         Elementary School. ($31,730,000).

         Received

11.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for renovation of Simpson-Waverly School to be a

         Classical Magnet School. ($20,000,000).

         Received  

12.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition and renovations to Sarah J. Rawson

         Elementary School. ($33,000,000).

         Received

13.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition and renovations to James H.

         Naylor Elementary School. ($30,160,000).

         Received

14.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE de Ordinance concerning an appropriation

         from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition and renovations to Alfred E. Burr

         Elementary School. ($28,000,000).

         Received

15.      FINANCE AND REVENUE COMMITTEE, with accompanying resolution de Updated

         Tax Fixing Agreement for CP Adriaen's Landing, LLC with regard to the

         retail/residential component of Adriaen's Landing Project.
        
Withdrawn

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

         substitute resolution de Waiver of half the fees for tours, concerts, workshops and

         events sponsored by the Friends of Elizabeth Park at Elizabeth Park.

        Passed

17.      PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE de Ordinance

         amending Chapter 26, Article I, Section 26-6 of Code concerning Usage of recreational

         facilities. (Fees).

         Received

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees for Monday Night Jazz Concert Series sponsored

         by the Garden Area Neighborhood Council.

         Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees, permission to use City equipment and vend food

         and beverages for 18th Annual Keney Park Family Day sponsored by Family Day

         Enterprises, Inc.

        Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees for Walk With Me at Riverfront Plaza sponsored

         by Easter Seals Greater Hartford Rehabilitation Center at Riverfront Plaza.

         Passed

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

         resolution de Waiver of half the fees and granting permission to use City equipment

         and vend food and beverages for Block Party sponsored by the Vine/Albany Task Force

         on Vine Street.

         Passed

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

         resolution de Granting permission to vend food and beverages for Foot Race and Kids

         K sponsored by Connecticut Special Olympics at Bushnell Park.

        Passed

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

         substitute resolution de Waiver of half the fees, use of City equipment, distribute food and

beverages and sell merchandise  for Annual Rice Heights Friends and Family Reunion at

Goodwin Park.

        Passed

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

substitute resolution de Granting permission to close street and sell food and alcohol for Block

Party sponsored by McKinnon's Irish Pub.

         Passed

FOR ACTION

25.      Ordinance amending Code de Allowing for public access to large retail establishments.

           Withdrawn

26.      Ordinance amending Chapter 26, Article I, Section 26-6 of Code de Usage of

         recreational facilities. (Fees).

            Passed

27.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for

acquisition and construction of a Capital College Preparatory Magnet School.

($45,650,000).

        Passed

28.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for the

         University of Hartford Magnet School. ($34,000,000).

         Passed

29.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition

          and renovations to Noah Webster Elementary School. ($31,730,000).

         Passed

30.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for

         renovation of Simpson-Waverly School to be a Classical Magnet School. ($20,000,000).

        Passed

31.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition

          and renovations to Sarah J. Rawson Elementary School. ($33,000,000).

         Passed

32.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition

          and renovations to James H. Naylor Elementary School. ($30,160,000).

         Passed

33.      Ordinance concerning an appropriation from the Capital Improvement Fund for addition

          and renovations to Alfred E. Burr Elementary School. ($28,000,000).

              Passed

34.      Report de Amendment of Council Rules.

         Referred to Corporation Counsel

PROPOSED ORDINANCES

35.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance concerning an appropriation in the Capital Improvement

         Fund for the Main-John-Hudson Street Project. ($500,000).

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 16, 2004

        Referred to the Management and Budget Committee

36.      (COUNCILPERSON TORRES) Ordinance amending Code de Alarm Systems.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 16, 2004

         Withdrawn

37.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance appropriating Capital Improvement Funds for asbestos

floor tile removal and replacing it at Martin Luther King Elementary School. ($785,000).

        
            HEARING DATE - Monday, August 16, 2004
        Referred to Finance and Revenue Committee

38.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ordinance ensuring public access to large retail establishments.

          HEARING DATE - Monday, August 16, 2004

          Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee and Labor and Workforce Development Committee

39.       (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Ordinance amending Chapter 2, Division 5,

         Article 8A, Section 2-261 of Code de Advisory Commission on the Environment.

         HEARING DATE - Monday, August 16, 2004

          Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

RESOLUTIONS

40.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Carmen Amore de Appointment to the Permanent Commission on the

          Status of Hartford Women.

            Passed

41.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Joseph Lynch de Appointment to the Ethics Commission.

        Passed

42.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Hector Vallines de Appointment to the Commission on Aging.

         Passed

43.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Robert Thomas Durkin de Appointment to Commission on

         Grandparents Raising Grandchildren.

           Passed

44.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues de

         Appointment of members to.

            Passed

45.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Commission on Drug and Alcohol Abuse de Appointment of members
 
to.
Passed

46.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Human Relations Commission de Appointment of members to.

             Passed

47.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Ronald Bielawiec de Appointment to the Board of Tax Review.

        

48.       (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) Corner Stone Pool Team de Congratulations to.

         Passed

49.      (MAYOR PEREZ) Court of Common Council de Setting of construction fee rate for

         school improvement and renovation projects by.

        Referred to Planning and Economic Development Committee and Education Committee

50.      (MAYOR PEREZ) State of Connecticut de Maintenance Agreement for Columbus

         Boulevard, Prospect, Commerce, Arch and Grove Streets between City and.

            Referred to Planning and Economic Development Committee

51.      (MAYOR PEREZ AND COUNCILPERSON BOUCHER) Fire Department de

         Authorization to develop the Fire Explorer Program by the.

           Passed

52.      (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) Hartford Public Library de Permission to
       
           serve wine and beer for a series of annual events hosted by.

         Passed

53.      (COUNCILPERSONS BAZZANO AND BOUCHER) St. Luke's Church de Waiver of

         half the fees, use of City equipment and permission to vend food and beverages for

         festival sponsored by.
         Passed

54.      (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Guakia de Allocation of funds from the Health

          and Human Services Department-Recreation Services Contractual Account for.

             Passed

55.     (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Walmart Corporation de Prohibiting the sale

         of guns and ammunition at the Hartford location by.

         Passed

56.      (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) South Whitney Street de Waiver of half the

         fees, permission to vend food and beverages and street closure for Block Party

         sponsored by the South Whitney Street Block Association at.

            Passed

57.      (COUNCILPERSON HORTON SHEFF) Evergreen Avenue de Waiver of half the fees,

         permission to vend food and beverages and street closure for Block Party sponsored by

         the Evergreen Avenue Block Watch Association at.
         
Passed

58.      (COUNCILPERSONS HORTON SHEFF, WINCH AND PAINTER) Hartford

         Delegation of Connecticut General Assembly de Introduction of Legislation to abolish the
           
           
death penalty by.

         Passed

59.     (COUNCILPERSONS HORTON SHEFF, PAINTER, TORRES AND KENNEDY)

         Gussie Wortham Foundation de Allocation of funds by Health and Human Services

         Department - Recreation Services Contractual Account to.

          Passed

60.     (COUNCILPERSONS KENNEDY AND WINCH) Property taxes de Request to revert

         from semi-annual to quarterly installments for collection of.

        Tabled

61.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) BSN Enterprises d/b/a Bourbon Street North de

         Granting permission to close Union and Allyn Streets for Block Party sponsored by.

         Passed

62 .      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Blue Hills Civic Association de Request to close

         Manchester Street to celebrate National Night Out by.

        Passed

63.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) South Marshall Street de Waiver of half the fees,

         permission to vend food and beverages and street closure for event held by the

         Salvation Army Marshall House at.

            Passed

64.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Southend Knighriders Youth Center, Inc. de

         Authorization to allocate funds from Health and Human Services Department -

Recreation Services Contractual Account for maintaining programs and enters into

contract with.

         Referred to the Health and Human Services Committee

65.      (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Colt Park de Waiver of half the fees and permission to

         sell food and alcoholic beverages and use City equipment for festival sponsored by

         Myra's Enterprises at.    

         Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

66.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Elizabeth Park de Waiver of half the fees and

permission to sell food and beverages and use City equipment for a private

picnic/cookout sponsored by Infinite Realm Computer and Music at.

            Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee

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

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

            Passed

68.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Riverside Park de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to sell food and beverages  for picnic sponsored by Open Hearth Association at.

         Passed

 69     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Bushnell Park de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to serve food and beverages for event sponsored by Our Companions

         Domestic Animal Sanctuary at.

            Passed  

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

         to sell food and beverages for Family Reunion Picnic sponsored by Stanford Walker at.

            Passed

71 .    (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER)  Batterson Park de Waiver of half the fees and

         permission to sell food and beverages for 1st Annual Nutmeg State Games Regatta

         Rowing Competition sponsored by Connecticut Sports Management Group, Inc. at.

          Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee 

72.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) Keney Park de Permission to sell food and alcoholic

         beverages for pig roast sponsored by DAWG City Youth Foundation at

        Passed

73.     (COUNCILPERSON PAINTER) "Friends of” groups de Filing of Annual Detailed 

         Report with the Health and Human Services Department by.
        
Withdrawn

74.     (COUNCILPERSON TORRES) Puerto Rican Parade de Allocation of funds for.

            Referred to Public Works, Parks and Environment Committee 

75 .    (COUNCILPERSON TORRES)  Mini Bikes de Report on the use of.     

          Passed

76.     (COUNCILPERSONS TORRES AND KENNEDY) City Hall Atrium de Waiver of half

        the fees for graduation ceremony for the KNOX Green Crew sponsored by the KNOX

         Parks Foundation at.
         
Passed

77.    PUBLIC WORKS, PARKS AND ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE,  with accompanying
          substitute resolution de Extension for reporting by "Friends of" by various groups.
        
Passed

78 .    (MAYOR PEREZ)  Jessie Smith de Appointment to the Greater Hartford Transit District Board of Directors.
          
Passed

79.     (COUNCILPERSON AIREY-WILSON) Main Street de Waiver of half the fees, permission to sell food and
           beverages and street closure for "Children With Special Needs" event held by the West Indian Social Club at.
           
Withdrawn

80 .   (MAYOR PEREZ) 875 Asylum Avenue de Authorization for the Board of Education and School Buildings
         Committee execute a lease purchase agreement for the parcel of land known as.
        
Referred to the Education Committee and the Management and Budget Committee
 

 Attest:

 

         Daniel M. Carey,

                        City Clerk