Woburn City Council

DATE 12/05/2017
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 $1,783,325. from Debt Reserve Acct to Debt Principal Acct and Debt Interest Acct.

B. Order to transfer $90,000. from Cemetery Interest Fund to Cemetery New Equipment Account.

4. Public Hearings:

A. To determine whether property located at West Street and identified on Assessors Map as parcel 23-05-37 is a nuisance as the terms is used in M.G.L. Ch. 139, Sec 1.

B. NStar Electric Company dba Eversource Energy and Verizon New England Inc. for a grant of right in a way on Highland Avenue to install one joint occupancy pole.

C. NStar Electric Company dba Eversource Energy for a grant of right in a way on Gill Street to install conduit.

D. 36 Cabot Road LLC for a special permit to allow construction of new building for 1. Wholesale establishment, warehouse and distribution use, 2. Office use, and 3. Light manufacturing use, at 32 Cabot Road. [request to continue filed]

E. Lord Hobo Brewing Company for special permits as follows: 1. to allow for warehousing; 2. to allow parking of commercial vehicles; and 3. to allow alteration of a pre-existing nonconforming structure to add a canopy over the loading dock and refrigeration equipment outside of building, at 8 Draper Street.

5. Citizen’s Participation: None.

6. Committee Reports:

A. Renewal of First Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by C.N. Wood Company, Inc.; Lannan Chevrolet, Inc.; Lawless Inc.; M&L Transit Systems, Inc.; and Woodco Machinery, Inc. (OTP)

B. Renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by Anchor Auto Sales, Inc.; Kenneth L. O’Connor and Thomas F. Norton dba City Line Motors; E&C Auto Brokers, LLC; Jeffrey Pollock dba Exclusive Automobile; George’s Auto Body of Woburn, Inc.; Nicolas Saba dba Montvale Service; Route 16 Auto Broker; Francis Garbino dba Tom’s Auto Body; and Tracy M. Batten dba Tracy’s Auto Sales. (OTP)

C. Renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales License and request to increase number of vehicles by Oliver M. McDermottroe dba McDermottroe Auto Sales. (OTP)

D. Order to amend Woburn Municipal Code Section 8-17 relative to dumpsters. (back for action)

E. Order granting easement to Madison Woburn Holdings LLC on Tower Park Drive. (back for action)

7. New Petitions:

A. Renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales License by Enterprise Rent-A-Car Company of Boston, LLC; and Joseph P. Mahoney Company, Inc.

B. Subhadraben Patel for special permit to allow fast food at 902 Main Street.

8.  Communications and Reports:

A. Council on Aging Director’s report and minutes of Council on Aging Meeting for November 2017.

B. Parking Clerk report for October 2017.

C. PERAC relative to required FY2019 appropriation for retirement system.

9.   Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

10. Appointments and Elections: None.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Order no parking on Union Street.

B. Order no parking on Washington Street.

C. Resolve to fund Beacon Street traffic calming improvements.

D. Resolve to repave Highland Avenue.