Woburn City Council

DATE 02/18/2020
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:

A. Order to appropriate the sum of $45,000. to Infrastructure Safety Ward 6 Acct for professional engineering service for Cedar Street on ramp.

4. New Petitions:

A. NSTAR Electric Company for grant of right in a way to install conduit in Walnut Hill Park.

B. 186 River Street LLC to modify a special permit to alter a preexisting nonconforming structure us use to convert industrial use to two-family use at 951 Main Street.

C. Litao Liang, Liang Health Spa Inc. for special permit to allow muscular therapy at 444 Main St.

5. Public Hearings:

A. 25 Everett Street Realty Trust for special permits 1. To alter a pre-existing nonconforming structure to add one apartment above commercial use; 2. To allow a dwelling above first floor in commercial structure; and 3. To allow for overnight parking of two commercial vehicles, at 25 Everett Street.

6. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

7. Committee Reports:

A. Loan Order in the sum of $30,000,000. for new fire station and headquarter and renovation of existing fire stations. (OTP).

B. On the Order to review Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales License of Exclusive Automobiles at 7 Independence Drive. (OTP).

C. Order to review special permit issued to Primaira LLC for shipping containers at 225 Wildwood Avenue (OTP).

8. Citizen’s Participation:

A. Joseph Leto relative to establishing a cultural center in Woburn.

9. Communications and Reports:

A. Council on Aging Director’s Report and Minutes for December 2019, January 2020 and Annual Report.

B. City Solicitor relative to a revised Order authorizing the City of Woburn to use certain land for general municipal purposes without Article 97 restrictions on such use at Main Street and Forest Park Road parcel.

10. Appointments and Elections: None.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Resolve for appropriation to install flashing speed sign on Green Street at Holton Street.

B. Order to amend Woburn Municipal Code Section 8-14 Reduction of Checkout Bags at Retail Establishments relative to changing the effective date to August 1, 2020.

C. Order to amend Woburn Municipal Code Section 8-17 relative to dumpsters.

Revised agenda posted February 13, 2020 at 3:35 pm – original posting on February 13, 2020 at 1:28 pm