Woburn City Council

DATE 12/03/2019
TIME 7:00 pm
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

1. Roll Call.

2. Reading of Previous Meetings Journal.

3. Communications from His Honor the Mayor: None.

4. New Petitions:

A. Petition for renewal of First Class Motor Vehicle Sales License by Lannan Chevrolet, Inc.; and Lawless Inc.

B. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by Anchor Auto Sales, Inc.; Ollie’s Service Center; and Donald J. Socorelis dba Woburn Glass Co.

C. Woburn Armory LLC for minor modification of special permit relative to plan of record at 286 Main Street a/k/a 320 Main Street.

D. Horn Pond Plaza LLC for special permit relative to dumpster and parking at 350 Cambridge Road.

5. Public Hearings:

A. ARE-MA Region No. 20, LLC for special permits and site plan review to allow biomedical research and development building with associated uses and surface parking at 195 and 215 Presidential Way f/k/a 19 Presidential Way.

B. 304 Cambridge LLC for a special permit to allow reduction in parking from 303 parking spaces to 202 parking spaces at 304 Cambridge Road.

C. Braese Holdings LLC for special permits to allow for 1. Six (6) dwelling units with required parking, and 2. Continuation of office space (reduction from 3,262 square feet to 1,230 square feet), at 132 Pleasant Street.

D. Alderman Gaffney and Alderman Tedesco to amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances by adding a new Section 31 entitled “Railway Overlay (ROD) District”.

E. Alderman Gaffney and Alderman Tedesco to amend the Zoning Map of the City of Woburn by establishing the ROD Zoning District over the properties in the S-1 District between Green Street and High Street that abut the abandoned Boston & Maine Railroad Line located on Main Street, Green Street and High Street.

F. Tidd Home LLC for a special permit to allow conversion of a Significant Historic Building to allow for: 1. Fourteen (14) dwelling units; 2. Reduction in parking spaces from 28 to 15; 3. Relief from design and screening requirements for parking spaces and parking lot; and 4. Alteration of nonconforming use and nonconforming structure, at 74 Elm Street.

6. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings:

A. Approval of snow plowing contract for Michael Delong pursuant to M.G.L. Ch. 268A, Sec. 20(b)

7. Committee Reports:

A. Appointment of Rosalie Travelo as Member of Woburn Council on Aging.

B. Musto Jewelers Inc. for renewal of Secondhand Dealers and Secondhand Collectors License (OTP).

C. First Class Motor Vehicle Sales License renewal by C.N. Wood Company, Inc.; M&L Transit Systems, Inc.; Northeast Tree, Inc.; and Woodco Machinery, Inc (OTP).

D. Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales License renewal by Robert McSheffrey dba Bob McSheffrey Auto Sales; Southside Associates, Inc. dba Burke’s Garage; Capelo’s Auto Service, Inc. dba Capelo’s Auto Sales; Michael R. Celata , III dba Central Automotive; Kenneth L. O’Connor and Thomas F. Norton dba City Line Motors; Enterprise Rent-A-Car Company of Boston, Inc.; George’s Auto Body of Woburn, Inc.; Capelo’s Auto Service, Inc. dba J.C. Auto Sales; Joseph P. Mahoney Company, Inc.; Oliver M. & Bridget McDermottroe dba McDermottroe Auto Sales; McSheffrey Auto Sales, Inc.; Velozo Enterprises, Inc. dba Rogers Radiator; Adamo Rufo dba Route 16 Auto Broker; Tracy M. Batten dba Tracy’s Auto Sales; Woburn Gas & Service, Inc.; and Wassim (Sam) Nicolas dba Woburn Square Mobil (OTP).

E. Third Class Motor Vehicle Sales License renewal by Woburn Truck and Auto, Inc.(OTP).

9. Citizen’s Participation: None.

10. Communications and Reports:

A. Parking Clerk Report for October 2019.

B. Council on Aging Director’s Report and Minutes for October 2019.

11. Appointments and Elections: None.

12. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Order to establish handicapped parking restriction at 906B Main Street.

B. Order to establish handicapped parking restriction at 11 Middle Street.