Salem City Hall
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City Council Agenda 09-09-2010

A Regular Meeting of the City Council held in the Council Chamber on Thursday,

September 9, 2010 at 7:00 P.M., for the purpose of transacting any and all business.  Notice of
this meeting was posted on September 3, 2010 at 9:17 A.M.  This meeting is being taped and is

live on S.A.T.V.
        
             Council President Robert McCarthy presided.


HEARINGS

NONE


APPOINTMENTS AND REAPPOINTMENTS

Received after the deadline of Tuesday Noon

C.                      sus. of rules                                   C.              obj.


Mayor’s appt. of Sue Keenan to the Historical Commission with a term to expire on September 1, 2010



Mayor’s appt. and reappt.  of the following to serve as a Constables with the following terms to expire

        Antonio Barletta, Jr.   , 2 Meadow St., Salem           Term to expire:  September 5, 2011
        Bruce Hall, 65 Newcastle Rd., Peabody                   Term to expire:  July 9, 2013
        Michael Panneton, 19 Greenlawn Ave., Salem              Term to expire:  August 20, 2013
                        

COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE MAYOR

Transfer of $5,000.00 from “Receipts Reserved – Sale of Vaults” to “Cemetery – Burial



Received after the deadline of Tuesday Noon

C.                      sus. of rules                                   C.              obj.


Appr. of $4,799.91 to “Retirement Stabilization Fund – Vacation/Sick Leave/Buyback for the retirement of Anne Busteed Treasurer



Received after the deadline of Tuesday Noon

C.                      sus. of rules                                   C.              obj.


ORDERED Authorize the Treasurer to file an application with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to quality under Ch. 44A of Mass. General Laws for authorized but unissued bonds in the amount of $12,000,000.



ORDERED Accept donation in the amount of $2,000.00 from the Towns of Danvers and Marblehead for the Essex County Summer Camp program.


ORDERED Accept donation in the amount of $1,000.00 from the City of Peabody for the Essex County Summer Camp program.


MAYOR’S INFORMATIONAL PAGE


NONE


MOTIONS, ORDERS, AND RESOLUTIONS


COMMITTEE REPORTS


C.                      offered the following report for the Committee on Ordinances, Licenses and
                        Legal Affairs


C.                      offered the following report for the Committee on Administration and Finance

Accept the report                                       Voted

Adopt the recommendation                        Voted



COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICIALS


City Solicitor Elizabeth Rennard submitting an Ordinance amendment relative to Imitation Firearms Chapter 24 Section 26, (c) Violation – penalty.


City Solicitor Elizabeth Rennard submitting an Traffic Ordinance amendment relative Ch. 42 Sec. 43 to Operating Electronic Assistive Mobility Devices

PETITIONS

Petition from Comcast to install conduits on Bridge Street


Petition from National Grid to install conduits on the Congress St. Bridge


Petition from Steven Kee, Salem 1692 Tours, for a proposed street license with stops


Petition from the residents of Orchard St. to hold a block party (between Dearborn & Franklin Streets) on Sunday, September 12, 2010 from 3:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.



Petition from the residents of Lee St. to hold a block party on Saturday, September 18, 2010 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 P.M. with a rain date on Sunday, September 19, 2010


The Following Licenses:

PUBLIC GUIDES:          Barbara Farrow, 39 Boylston St. #724, Boston
                                Kevin Wynott, 64 Veterans Memorial Dr., Peabody
                                Anita Lessard, 22 Winthrop St., Salem
                                Nancy Van Dell-Peck, 19 Lincoln Ave., Marblehead
                                James Lobao, 40 Phillips St., Salem
                                Gordon Lothrop, 12 Fairfield St., Salem
                                Peter White, 28 High St., Salem
                                Alan White, 26 Irving St. #102, Malden
                                Rachel Spaulding-Legace, 62 Derby St. #3, Salem

TAG DAY                 S.H.S. Class of 2011, October 9, 2010



The following licenses:

TAXI OPERATORS  Anthony Zucchari, 48 Catalina Row, Lynn
                                Alejandro Fernandez, 15 Foster St. #1, Salem
                                Michael J. Orlando, 11A May St., Salem
                                Franklin Pimentel, 24 Park St. #2, Salem
                                Jose Cerda Almonte, 38 Prince St. #1, Salem
                                Marc Birmingham, 2 Lowe St. #2, Peabody
                                Elizabeth Mullen, 2 Lowe St. #3, Peabody
                                Edward Beardsell, 98 Newbury #26A, Danvers
                                Marco Aleixo, 117 Tremont St., Peabody
                                Wayne Leon Swiggard, 32 Thornton Ave., Lowell

VEHICLE FOR HIRE        Salem Trolley, 8 Central St., Salem                     (1 Trolley)
                                Revolution Rickshaw, 5 Heritage Dr. #14, Salem  (1 Rickshaw)

VEHICLE FOR HIRE        Kevin Malone, 12 Anne Dr., Peabody
OPERATORS ONLY  David Butler, 16 Hunt St., Danvers
                                Michelle Cobb, 209 Florence Rd., Waltham



The following Claims:

                                Legasey & Niarchos, 100 Museum Place Mall, Salem
                                L. Robert Nadeau, 51 Herschel St., Lynn
                                Patricia Moore, 60 Dennison Ave., Swampscott
                                Kristen D’Agostino, 352 Essex St., Salem
                                Verizon, CMR Claims Dept., P.O. Box 60770, Oklahoma City, OK
                                Ellen Crowdis, 3 Station Rd., Salem
                                Sophone Nualpring (Thai Restaurant), Museum Place Mall, Salem
                                Christine Connolly, 346 Essex St., Salem
                                Linda Allen, 17 Woodlawn St., Everett
                                Donna Gauthier, 45 Forrester St., Salem
                                
                                
SUBROGATED:     Barry Feinstein & Affliates (for Aidan Lucia), 100 Lowell St., Peabody
                        Barry Feinstein & Affliates (for Aidan Lucia), 100 Lowell St., Peabody



The following Bonds:

CONSTABLE:              Antonio Barletta, Jr.   , 2 Meadow St., Salem
                                Bruce Hall, 65 Newcastle Rd., Peabody                   
                

UNFINISHED BUSINESS


SECOND PASSAGE of an Ordinance amending Zoning Use Regulations and Table of Principal and accessory regulations



SECOND PASSAGE of an Ordinance amending Article III Chapter 26, Salem Common Use Policy


        On the motion of C.                              the meeting adjourned at                 P.M.