Woburn City Council

DATE 02/20/2018
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: None.

4. Public Hearings:

A. 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]

B. Jamieson Properties to amend the 1989 Woburn Zoning Ordinances, as amended by adding a Section 31 Federal Street Smart Growth Overlay District (FS/SGOD) in accordance with the purposes of G. L. Chapter 40R. [request to continue filed]

C. Jamieson Properties to amend the Zoning Map of the City of Woburn by changing the zoning district for the property located at 14 Federal Street and 14R Federal Street from the B-D zoning district to the FS/SGOD zoning district. [request to continue filed]

D. Petrogas Group New England Inc. for a special permit to allow the addition to and renovation of an existing building currently used as gasoline service station and convenience store at 325 Washington Street.

E. NSTAR Electric Company d/b/a Eversource Energy for a grant of right in a public way to allow installation of a new subsurface 345 kilovolt transmission conduit duct bank beneath Lake Avenue, Pickering Street, Border Street, Cross Street, Washington Street, and Montvale Avenue.

F. President Haggerty and Alderman Higgins to amend the 1985 Woburn Zoning Ordinances by adding a new paragraph 11.3.13 Minimum Mandatory Conditions and by adding a new paragraph 11.3.14 Compliance/Remedies.

5. Citizen’s Participation: None.

6. Committee Reports:

A. Order to appropriate the sum of $700,000. for repairs to Ned O’Brien ice rink refrigeration equipment and mechanical room renovation. (OTP)

B. Order to appropriate the sum of $4,090,214.26 from Unreserved Fund Balance Acct to Various Capital Projects. (OTP)

C. Petitions for renewal of Second Class Motor Vehicle Sales Licenses by Wassim (Sam) Nicolas dba Woburn Square Mobil, 23 Pleasant Street; and Velozo Enterprises, Inc. dba Rogers Radiator, 936 Main Street. (OTP)

D. Petition for issuance to Livery License to Sams Liv Express LLC, 22 N. Warren Street.

7. New Petitions:

A. Camargo Chauffeur Service LLC for renewal of Livery License.

B. TransAction Corporate Shuttles, Inc. for renewal of Common Carrier License.

C. ecoATM, LLC for renewal of License to Purchase and Sell Second-Hand and Personal Articles of Value and Collectibles..

8. Communications and Reports:

A. City Solicitor request to meet in Executive Session such meeting in executive session under Purpose 3, G.L. Ch. 30A, Sec. 21(a)(3) relative to pending litigation of NAI Entertainment v. Woburn City Council.

B. Council on Aging Director’s Report and meeting minutes for January 2018 and annual report for 2017.

C. Building Commissioner quarterly nuisance property report.

9. Unfinished Business from Previous Meetings: None.

10. Appointments and Elections:

A. Thomas C. Quinn as Member of Woburn Housing Authority Board.

11. Motions, Orders and Resolutions:

A. Resolve relative to clarification of special permit issued to Shaun K. Marsh for property located at 101 Forest Park Road.

Original posted February 15, 2018 at 2:24 p.m.; revised posted February 15, 2018 at 3:22 p.m.