Woburn City Council

DATE 08/15/2017
TIME 6:30 pm
ADA Yes
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. Relative to two planning efforts near the Anderson Station Regional Transit Center.

B. Relative to a series of financial policies and objectives.

C. Order to transfer $1,100,000. From Stabilization Fund Acct to Montvale Ave Infrastructure Acct.

D. Order to transfer $255,243.40 from Various Mitigation Accounts to Montvale Ave Infrastructure Acct.

4. Public Hearings:

A. NStar Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for a grant of right in a way on Wyman Street at Brae Circle to install conduit and on Brae Circle to install conduit.

B. National Grid for a grant of right in a way to extend main 25 feet in Burlington Street.

C. C&C Realty Trust, Fred J. Cotreau and John J. Canney, Jr., Trustees for a special permit to allow for fill and for outside storage of building materials and equipment at 6 Draper Street [request to continue filed].

D. Apria Healthcare LLC for special permit to modify special permit to allow reduction in overnight parking of commercial vehicles at 4 Presidential Way.

E. Presidential Ventures, LLC for special permit to allow general office, accessory storage and continued use of wholesale establishment, warehouse and distribution center and overnight parking of commercial motor vehicles at 8 Presidential Way.

F. 5 Draper Realty, LLC for special permit to allow outside storage of materials at 5 Draper Street.

G. Intent Architects for special permit for special permit for exterior renovations at 857 Main Street.

H. To determine whether the property located at 3 Frank Street is a nuisance as the terms is used in M.G.L. Ch. 139, Sec.

5. Citizen’s Participation: None.

6. Committee Reports:

A. Order to transfer $222,341. From Fire/BLS Ambulance Acct to Fire Ambulance Acct (OTP).

B. Order to amend Woburn Municipal Code Section 13.2.14.3 relative to water rates in multi-family dwellings (back for action).

C. On the review of salary, job description and qualifications for position of Deputy Superintendent of Public Works (OTP).

D. E&C Auto Brokers LLC for transfer of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales License at 505 Main Street (OTP).

E. Seaver Properties LLC request to revise plan of record for Special Permit relative to parking areas at 100 Baldwin Avenue (OTP).

F. James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn, Inc. to revise site layout plan and revised landscape plan of record for special permit at Charles Gardner Lane (OTP).

7. New Petitions:

A. CARES Foundation for Special Event Permit to allow fundraising walk at Horn Pond on October 22, 2017.

B. NSTAR Electric Company dba Eversource Energy for grant of right in a way to install conduit in Micro Drive.

C. Jamieson Properties LLC to amend Woburn Zoning Map and to amend Woburn Zoning Ordinances to establish a new Section 31 Federal Street Smart Growth Overlay District (FS/SGOD).

D. Ronchetti Masonry for special permit to allow outside storage of building materials and equipment, accessory storage trailers and accessory parking of commercial vehicles at 6 Drpare Street.

E. Barker Lumber for special permit to amend condition 8 of special permit issued February 10, 2005 relative to transferability at 10 Jefferson Avenue.

F. Luis Cortorreal for special permit to allow fast food restaurant at 446 Main Street.

8. Communications and Reports:

A. Parking Clerk report for June 2017.

B. City Solicitor relative to 52-53 High Street (two reports).

C. City Solicitor relative to revisions to recreational marijuana statute.

D. City Solicitor relative to Order to amend number of Council on Aging members.

E. City Solicitor relative to and Order of Taking of land on Montvale Avenue.

F. 36 Cabot Road LLC withdrawing petition for special permit to allow for construction of new building for wholesale establishment, warehouse and distribution, office space and light manufacturing at 32 Cabot Road.

9. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings:

A. Order to amend Woburn Municipal Code Section 2-180 relative to Deputy Superintendent of Public Works base salary.

10. Appointments and Elections:

A. Letter from Gordon Vincent accepting appointment as Clerk of Committees.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Order appointing poll workers for September 1, 2017 through August 31, 2018.

B. Order calling municipal preliminary election in Ward Three for September 12, 2017.

C. Order for public hearing to determine whether the property located at 135 Montvale Road is a nuisance as the terms is used in M.G.L. Ch. 139, Sec. 1.