City Council committees

DATE 10/12/2021
TIME 6:00 pm
LOCATION Council Chamber, Woburn City Hall, Common Street, Woburn, MA, United States

Meeting Agenda

October 7, 2021


Woburn City Council

Dear President Tedesco and Members:


The following City Council Committees will meet on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, beginning at 6:00 p.m., in City Council Chambers, Woburn City Hall, 10 Common Street, Woburn, MA. The following is a list of topics that, at the time of posting, the Committee Chairs reasonably anticipate will be discussed at the meeting. The order of the matters may be amended at the meeting.




Finance, at 6 p.m.

  1. Reading of meeting minutes of August 3, 20212.
  2. Order to transfer $129,000 from Stabilization Fund Amount to Settlement Payment Applejack Realty Trust
  3.  Receipt and placement on file of the following items pursuant to City Council Rule 36:
  1. Memoranda regarding stabilization fund for new Northeast Regional Vocational Technical School
  2. Memorandum from the Planning Board regarding proposed zoning amendments to Section 11.11 (affordable housing requirements) of the WZO
  3. FY ’18 Municipal Budget


Public Safety & Licenses, following Finance

  1. Reading of meeting minutes of August 3, 2021
  2. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Licenses by ACT Leasing, 215 Salem St.; and McSheffrey Auto Sales, Inc., 878 Main St.


Liaison, following Public Safety & Licenses

  1. Reading of meeting minutes of September 27, 2021.
  2. Receipt and placement on file of the following items pursuant to City Council Rule 36:
  1. Order to meet with the School Committee for a status report on school issues
  2. Citizens participation request from Laetitia Aby to discuss violations of human and civil rights
  3. Order from Traffic Commission to establish Traffic Safety Zones
  4. Citizens participation request from David DeMambro, 7 Center Street, regarding fumes emitting from paint shop
  5. Notice of appeal to Energy Facilities Siting Board by NStar Electric Company dba Eversource Energy of denial of petition for grant of right in a way in Lake Avenue, Pickering Street, Border Street, Cross Street, Washington Street and Montvale Avenue
  6. Order Committee on Liaison to review MGL Ch. 85, Sec. 17A relative to soliciting from vehicles on public way
  7. Citizens Participation request from Frank Piazza, 15 Cummings Avenue, to discuss issue of blind driveway on Cummings Avenue
  8. Resolve relative to regulation of dumpsters and trash hauling
  9. Open Meeting Law complaint from Elaine Sutherlin
  10. Citizens Participation request from June McKenzie regarding implementation of a ban on single-use plastic bags
  11. Citizens Participation request from Richard Longland, 11 Cedarwood Road, regarding potential health effects of wireless 5G networking
  12. Citizens Participation request from Brian McLaughlin regarding turnout gear for the fire department
  13. Appeal of Special Permit 285 Locust Street
  14. Kraft Foods Ad Hoc Committee, various documents from 2008-13
  15. Ad Hoc Polling Place Review Committee, various documents from 2012-13




Any other matter that may be legally before the Committees


Gordon Vincent

Clerk of Committees