City Council Committees

DATE 05/26/2020
TIME 6:00 pm
ADA Yes
LOCATION Virtual/Online

Meeting Agenda

May 21, 2020

Woburn City Council

Dear President Anderson and Members:

The following City Council Committees will meet on Tuesday, May 26, 2020, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The following is a list of topics that, at the time of posting, the Committee Chair reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the meeting. The order of the matters may be amended at the meeting.

Due to the evolving impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Woburn City Council is utilizing the Governor’s Emergency Executive Order which suspends certain provisions of the Open Meeting Law.

Agenda

Finance, at 6 p.m.

  1. Reading of previous meeting minutes
  2. Order to Transfer $813,000 from Fire/BLS Ambulance account to Fire Regular Salary $370,000; Fire Ambulance Salary $115,000; Fire/Overtime $200,000; Fire 16th Man Overtime $75,000; Fire/Sick Leave Buy Back $38,000; Fire/Ambulance Maintenance $15,000
  3. Order to Transfer $750,000 from Overlay Reserve account to OPEB Trust Fund
  4. Order to Transfer $37,000 from Cemetery Interest Fund to Cemetery Utility Account $8,000; New Equipment Account $10,000; Office Supplies Account $2,000; Equipment/Building Maintenance Account $2,000; Tools/Supplies Account $5,000; Burial Sections Account $10,000.
  5. Order to Transfer $26,506.95 from Fire/BLS Ambulance Account to Apparatus Maintenance Account. 

Ordinance, Charter & Rules, following Finance

  1. Reading of previous meeting minutes
  2. Order to amend Title 2, Article XXVII, Section 2-180 of the Woburn Municipal Code, as amended, be further amended as follows: 1. That the base salary of the City Auditor be amended to $108,899.84; 2. That the base salary of the City Clerk be amended to $89,383.57; 3. That the base salary of the Clerk of the City Council be amended to $12,573.15; 4. That the base salary of the Clerk of the Board of Registrars of Voters be amended to $12,573.15; 5. That the base salary of the Human Resources Director be amended to $105,701.34; 6. That the salary of the Library Director shall remain at $105,051.18; 7. That the base salary of the City Solicitor be amended to $106,631.49; 8. That the base salary of the DPW Superintendent be amended to $116,367.28; and 9. That this section shall be effective July 1, 2020

Public Safety & Licenses, following Ordinance, Charter & Rules

  1. Reading of previous meeting minutes
  2. Day and Knight Transportation, 9 Rumford Park Avenue, application for new Second Class Motor Vehicle License
  3. Woburn Bowladrome, 32 Montvale Avenue, application for renewal of bowling alley license
  4. Sams Liv Express, 22 North Warren Street, application for renewal of livery license
  5. Woburn Cab Co., 100 Ashburton Avenue, application for renewal of taxi cab license
  6. Musto Jewelers, 186 Cambridge Road, 186 Cambridge Road #9, application for renewal of second hand dealers and second hand collectors license
  7. TransAction Corporate Shuttles, 5 Wheeling Avenue, application for renewal of common carrier license
  8. Checker Cab of Woburn Inc. for renewal of Taxi Cab License and change of location
  9. Checker Cab of Woburn Inc. for renewal of Livery License and change of location
  10. Camargo Chauffeur Service LLC, 35 Dix Road Ext., application for renewal of livery license

Special Permits, following Ordinance, Charter & Rules

  1. Reading of previous meeting minutes
  2. Robert Johnson, 14 Lexington Street, Stoneham, Massachusetts 02180 for a special permit pursuant to 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances, as amended, Sections 5.1.5, 8.3 and 12 to allow for 1. Four (4) residential dwelling units above first story in commercial structure at 12 Montvale Avenue; and 2. Parking within municipal parking lot eight (8) spaces

Any other matter that may be legally before the Committees

Gordon Vincent

Clerk of Committees

The City Council Committees will hold this meeting as a virtual meeting on

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 at 6:00 pm.  

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