Woburn City Council

DATE 03/19/2019
TIME 7:00 pm
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

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:

A. Order to transfer $158,148.43 from Mayor Salary Adjustments Acct to Fire Regular Salary Acct.

4. Public Hearings:

A. Copy Pro for a special 1. to alter a pre-existing nonconforming structure by adding a separate 1500 square foot garage; 2. to allow for overnight parking of eight commercial vehicles; and 3. to allow for enlargement of an existing use that does not conform to the Groundwater Protection District, at 46 Fowle Street. [Request to withdraw filed]

B. Alderman Tedesco to amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances relative to parking in a buffer area. [Request to withdraw filed]

C. Public hearing for the purposes of accepting the relinquishment and revoking the Inflammable License held by Madico, Inc. at request of licenseholder.

D. Alderman Edward Tedesco to further amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances by adding a new Section 29.4.2 relative of offices in a significant historic building.

E. 5 Hancock Street LLC for an Inflammable License to allow storage of 25,000 gallons of #2 heating oil at 5 Hancock Street.

F. Seaver Properties LLC for a special permit to allow modification of special permit to allow for: 1. Installation of 5 permanent underground 1,000 gallon propane tanks and a permanent 120 gallon propane tank as shown on Propane Plan; 2. Installation of 6 temporary above ground 1,000 gallon propane tanks; 3. Approval of plan entitled Retaining Wall Plan; and 4. That Propane Plan and Retaining Wall Plan be made part of the “Site Plan” referenced in Decision, at 299 Lexington Street.

G. Seaver Properties LLC for Inflammable License to allow six (6) temporary 1,000 gallon propane and five (5) permanent 1,000 gallon propane tanks and one (1) permanent 120 gallon propane tank at 299 Lexington Street.

H. Prochamp Realty LLC for a special permit to alter a preexisting nonconforming structure and use to convert an industrial use to a two-family use at 951 Main Street.

I. 318 LLC for a special permit to replace the Site Plan of Record to remove reference to “Retail Addition” to allow use on property permitted as a matter of right and by special permit at 318 Montvale Avenue.

5. Citizen’s Participation: None.

6. Committee Reports:

A. Petition by Woburn Bowladrome Inc. for renewal of Bowling Alley License (OTP).

B. Petition by Mourad Djiar dba ABCE Taxi of Woburn for renewal of Taxi Cab License (OTP).

C. Order to transfer $675,117.34 from BLS/Ambulance Acct to various Fire Department Accts (OTP).

D. Order for payment in lieu of taxes for photovoltaic facility on Joyce Middle School rooftop (OTP).

7. New Petitions:

A. James L. McKeown Boys & Girls Club of Woburn for a special event permit to allow road race and health walk beginning at Library Park and on various streets on May 5, 2019.

B. Petitions for renewal of Common Carrier Licenses by M&L Transit Systems Inc.; and TransAction Corporate Shuttles.

C. Sams Liv Express, LLC for renewal of Livery License.

D. GameStop #3315 for renewal of Secondhand Dealers and Secondhand Collectors License.

E. Petition for approval to provide personal services by Brian Nagle under MGL c. 268A, §20(b).

F. NSTAR Electric Company for grant of right in a way to install utility poles and anchor guy on Montvale Avenue, Washington Street and Albany Street.

G. NSTAR Electric Company for grant of right in a way to install conduit on Montvale Avenue.

H. A.L. Prime Energy for special permit to allow revision of site plan and installation of propane tank exchange cabinet, jersey barriers and adjust handicapped parking space at 1 Hill Street.

I. Kara Delaney dba Emerald Therapeutics for special permit to allow muscular therapy at 10 Tower Office Park, Suite 513.

J. 120 Commerce Apartments LLC for special permit to amend plan of record and allow transfer of special permit to petitioner at 120 Commerce Way.

8. Communications and Reports:

A. Council on Aging Director’s Report and meeting minutes for February 2019.

B. Notice of expiration of special permit held by Reliable Millwork, LLC.

C. Notice of expiration of special permit held by Ionic Materials Inc.

9. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

10. Appointments and Elections:

A. Appointment of Sebastiano P. Amara as Member of Woburn Golf and Ski Authority.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Order for Committee on Ordinances to review salaries of non-union department heads.