Woburn City Council

DATE 10/16/2018
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 transfer the sum of $4,649.50 from Traffic Safety & Infrastructure to Mitigation New Boston St Bridge Acct.

4. Public Hearings:

A. President Haggerty to amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances, as amended, by adding a new Section 30 entitled “Smart Growth Overlay Districts” in accordance with the purposes of G. L. Chapter 40R; 2. By amending the City of Woburn Zoning Map by overlaying the Smart Growth Overlay District zoning provisions over one parcel of land at 300 Mishawum Road; 3. By adopting the Woburn Mall Smart Growth Overlay District Design Standards; and 4. By adopting the Smart Growth Overlay District Plan Review and Special Permit Application Form and the Smart Growth Overlay District Regulations and Submission Requirements.

B. JianPing Lin for a special permit to allow therapeutic massage and spa at 546 Main Street.

C. Presidential Ventures LLC for a special permit and site plan approval to allow construction of parking spaces, subsurface drainage structures, exterior lighting and waiver from tree requirement at 8 Presidential Way.

D. Seaver Properties LLC for a special permit and site plan approval to allow 41 residential townhouse units and a waiver of the required buffer zone of seventy feet between the R-3 zoned property and O-P zoned property at Hinckley Street, Warren-Mishawum Avenue, Mishawum-Dexter Avenue, Dexter Avenue, North Maple/Monks, Monks Warren, Monks Street.

E. Order to amend 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances relative to definitions of gross floor area and net floor area.

F. Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless for a grant of right in a way to locate a small cell wireless antenna and fixtures at 550 Main Street.

5. Citizen’s Participation: None.

6. Committee Reports:

A. Order to transfer sum of $125,000 from Fire/BLS Ambulance Acct to Fire Ambulance Salary Acct (OTP).

B. Appointment of Joanne Cahill to Woburn Council on Aging (OTP).

7. New Petitions:

A. Wig Big, Inc. for new Livery License.

B. Copy Pro for special permit to alter pre-existing nonconforming structure by adding a garage, overnight parking of eight commercial vehicles and for enlargement of existing use in Groundwater Protection District at 46 Fowle Street.

C. Scrub-A-Dub Auto Wash Center Inc. for special permit to amend special permit to allow for alteration of existing self-serve gas station and car wash at 295 Mishawum Road.

8. Communications and Reports:

A. Building Commissioner quarterly nuisance property report.

9. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

10. Appointments and Elections: None.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Resolve relative to regulation of dumpsters and trash hauling.