Woburn City Council

DATE 01/19/2021
TIME 7:00 pm
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

The following is the Revised Notice of Meeting and, at the time of posting, a listing of topics that the President reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the Regular Meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. The order of the matters may be amended at the meeting.

1. Roll Call.

2. State of the City Address delivered by the Mayor

3. Reading of Previous Meetings Journal.

4. Communications from His Honor the Mayor:

A. Woburn Center safety improvement project.

5. New Petitions:

A. Woburn Avalon LLC for an Inflammable License to allow 9,040 gallons of gasoline (20 gallons in 452 automobiles) in automobile tanks parked in parking garage at 290 Mishawum Road.

B. ECA NEMA Brightfields I LLC and ECA NEMA Brightfields II LLC for Site Plan Review to allow one 2,451 MWAC ground-mount solar photovoltaic energy generating facility and one 498 kWAC ground-mount solar photovoltaic energy generating facility at the Industri-Plex site at 134 Commerce Way, 39 Atlantic Avenue, 132 Commerce Way, four parcels off New Boston Street, 30 Atlantic Avenue and 0 New Boston Street.

6. Public Hearings:

A. Alderman Tedesco to amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances, as amended, by adding a new Section 2 Definitions “Pet Recreation and Pet Day Care Facility”, new line 5.1.35b Pet Recreation and Pet Day Care Facility less than or equal to 5,000 sq. ft by right use in I-P, IP-2, I-G and B-I, new line 5.1.35c Pet Recreation and Pet Day Care Facility greater than 5,000 sq. ft. special permit use in I-P, IP-2, I-G and B-I, and new note 28 in Section 5.1 as set forth in the petition.

7. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

8. Committee Reports:

A. Petitions for renewal of First Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by C.N. Wood Enviro, LLC; Northeast Tree, Inc.; and Gordon Colonial, Inc. dba Colonial Cadillac (OTP).

B. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by Anchor Auto Sales, Inc.; Michael R. Celeta, III dba Central Automotive; Cambridge Road Auto Service, Inc. dba Woburn Plaza Shell; and Southside Associates, Inc. dba Burke’s Garage (OTP).

C. Order to transfer $5,000,000.00 from Unreserved Fund Balance Acct to Stabilization Fund Acct. (OTP)

D. Order to re-adopt and accept the provisions of M.G.L. Ch.32B, §20 establishing the Other Post-Employment Benefits Liability Trust Fund. (OTP)

9. Citizen’s Participation: None.

10. Communications and Reports:

A. Parking Clerk report for November 2020.

B. Building Commissioner quarterly nuisance property report.

C. City Solicitor relative to meeting to discuss matter of NAI Entertainment Holdings LLC v. Woburn City Council.

D. State Representative Haggerty relative to adoption of Chapter 202 of the Acts of 2020 naming New Boston Street Bridge the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge.

11. Appointments and Elections: None.

12. Motions, Orders and Resolutions: None.

The original notice was posted on January 14, 2021 at 3:23 p.m. and the revised notice was posted on January 15, 2021 at 10:46 a.m.