Woburn City Council

DATE 12/21/2021
TIME 6:00 pm
ADA Yes
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

The following is the 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, December 21, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Woburn City Hall, 10 Common Street, Woburn. The order of the matters may be amended at the meeting.

  1. Roll Call.
  2. Reading of Previous Meetings Journal.
  3. Communications from His Honor the Mayor:  None.
  4. New Petitions:
    1. Petition for approval pursuant to M.G.L. Ch. 268A, Sec. 20(b) of contract for snowplowing services by Robert Hammond.
    2. NStar Electric Company, d/b/a Eversource Energy for grant of right in a way to install approximately 35 feet of conduit southerly from manhole, MH27080, in Presidential Way for service to 225 Presidential Way.
    3. Petition by Northeast Tree, Inc., 62 Holton Street, for renewal of First Class Motor Vehicles Sales License.
    4. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicles Sales Licenses by the following: Anchor Auto Sales, Inc., 3 Breed Avenue; Adamo Rufo dba Route 16 Auto Broker, 280 Salem Street; E & C Auto Brokers, LLC, 505 Main Street; Joseph P. Mahoney Company, Inc., 293 Salem Street; Michael R. Celata, II dba Central Automotive, 275 Main Street; and Cambridge Road Auto Service, Inc. dba Woburn Plaza Shell, 293 Cambridge Road.
    5. A. Spry, Inc. for special permit to modify Landowner’s Decision and Notice of Special Permit dated November 13, 2015 as modified by Landowner’s Decision and Notice of Special Permit dated February 27, 2020 and a special permit from Section 7.3 of the 1985 City of Woburn Zoning Ordinance as amended to allow for revised site plan, amendment to Condition 2, amendment to Condition 3 to allow overnight parking of additional vehicles, and the continuation of the nonconforming parking, loading bay fronting on Holton Street, area and landscaping requirements, at 80 Holton Street.
    6. Black Diamond Landscapes Inc. for a special permit to modify Landowner’s Decision and Notice of Special Permit dated February 13, 2020 and a special permit from Section 7.3 of the 1985 City of Woburn Zoning Ordinance, as amended, to allow for: (1) a revised site plan of record; (2) storage for tools, equipment and landscaping materials; (3) the short term storage of mulch, stone, gravel and materials on pallets; and (4) the continuance of the existing nonconforming use (parking setbacks) and structure (minimum landscape open space; sideyard setbacks and parking setbacks), at 9 Green Street.
    7. Loco Donuts, LLC for a special permit pursuant to Section 5.1(29), Section 5.1(63A), and Section 12 of the 1985 City of Woburn Zoning Ordinance, as amended, to allow for a fast food restaurant (Dunkin Donuts) with a drive thru, at 36 Commerce Way.
    8. Request by Montvale Land LLC for the City Council to Approve the First Amendment to the Development Agreement with the Amended Master Concept Plan at 2 Hill Street.
    9. Request by West Woburn Development Corporation for Minor Modification to Landowner’s Decision and Notice of Special Permit dated January 9, 2003 as modified by Landowner’s Decision Notice of Special Permit dated April 13, 2017 and Notice of Modification of Special Permit dated November 22, 2021, for a proposed wall, at 498 Lexington Street.
  5. Public Hearings:
    1. National Grid for a grant of right in a way to install a new 4-inch-high pressure gas main to replace an existing low pressure gas main along Wilcox Circle between Main Street and #7 Lowell Street.
    2. NStar Electric Company, d/b/a Eversource Energy for grant of right in a way to install approximately 962 feet of conduit and one new manhole, MH31201, in Hill Street.
    3. Order to amend Section 11.6.12 entitled “Rooftop Dining in the B-D District” and Section 5.1 entitled “Table of Use Regulations”, Note 27 of the 1985 Zoning Ordinance of the City of Woburn.
    4. TDC Development Group, LLC proposed amendment to the 1985 City of Woburn Zoning Ordinance, as amended, to add new Section 32 Life Sciences and Business Mixed Use Overlay District (LBOD). [request to leave to withdraw].
  6. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings:
    1. Order authorizing Mayor to convey parcel of land consisting of 2,450 square feet at 0 Lamoil Street to the Estate of Frank Procopio.
  7. Committee Reports:
    1. Order amending Title 2 of the Woburn Municipal Code § 2-87 and § 2-147. (OTP)
    2. Order amending Title 3 of the Woburn Municipal Code § 3-19 and § 3-34. (OTP)
    3. Order amending Title 13 of the Woburn Municipal Code § 13.2.2 and § 13.2.32. (OTP)
    4. Order adopting fee schedule pursuant to M.G.L. c.40A, § 9 and § 11.3.1 of the Woburn Zoning Ordinance. (OTP)
    5. Petitions for renewal of First Class Motor Vehicles Sales Licenses by the following: N. Wood Company, Inc., 200 Merrimac Street; C.N. Wood Enviro, LLC, 200 Merrimac Street; Woodco Machinery, Inc., 22 North Maple Street; Gordon Colonial, Inc., dba Colonial Cadillac, 201 Cambridge Road; and DCD Nucar WOMA, LLC, 40 Winn Street. (OTP)
    6. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicles Sales Licenses by the following: Robert McSheffrey dba Bob McSheffrey Auto Sales, 880 Main Street; Murray’s Enterprises, Inc. dba Murray’s Auto & Truck Sales, 89 Winn Street. (OTP)
  8. Citizen’s Participation:  None.
  9. Communications and Reports:  None.
  10. Appointments and Elections:  None.
  11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:
    1. Order Establishing the old Wyman School as Polling Location for Special Election on January 25, 2022.
    2. Order that Committee on Liaison Meet to Discuss Plastic Bag Ban Enforcement with the Board of Health and City Solicitor.
    3. Order Amending Title 15, Buildings and Construction, of the Woburn Municipal Code § 15-5, § 15-6, and § 15-13.
    4. Resolve Honoring Rodney W. Flynn.

 

Notice of Hearing – National Grid – Wilcox 12-21-2021

Notice of Hearing – NSTAR Hill Street 12-21-2021

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