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9/7/10 Regular Meeting Agenda, 7pm

The Methuen City Council will meet on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at 7pm in the Great Hall of the Searles Building. The following is the City Council Agenda 

 

1.  Call to Order                                                                                      AMENDED 8/31/10

 

2.  Acceptance of Agenda

 

3.  Invocation

     Pledge of Allegiance

 

4.  Reading and Acceptance of Minutes from Previous Meetings:  August 2, 2010 – regular meeting; June 30, 2010 – Special Meeting; August 24, 2010 – Special Meeting

 

5.  PROCLAMATION/CORRESPONDENCE

 

6.  PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

 

7.  PUBLIC SERVICE

     A)  Grants:  P. S. Grant #658 – Atkinson Street – Place one pole, Remove one pole

 

      B) Licenses:  Armon Transportation Services, 290 Broadway Street, Methuen, MA (remove from the table)

 

      C) Contracts:  None

 

8.  OTHER OFFICERS AND COMMITTEE REPORTS

 

9.  OLD BUSINESS

     Resolutions:

     1.  TR-10-51 Resolution Authorizing Acceptance of FY 10 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG)

 

     2.  TR-10-52 Resolution Authorizing Expenditure from the Edwin J. Castle Fund  Link to Proposed Resolution TR-10-52

 

     3.  TR-10-53 Resolution Submitting a Home Rule Petition for the Purposes of Authorizing the City of Methuen to make certain changes to the current practice of the negotiation and purchase of health insurance policy and or policies for Employees, Retirees, and Dependents (remove from the table)

 

     Ordinances:

     1.  TO-10-7 Ordinance Amending the Wage and Salary Classification Schedule, Middle Management (Purchasing Director) (remove from the table) Link to Proposed Resolution TO-10-7

 

Consideration of Appointments – None

 

 

10.  NEW BUSINESS                                                            AMENDED 8/31/10

       Resolutions:

       1.  TR-10-54 Resolution Authorizing Acceptance and Expenditure of FY’10 Massachusetts Community Development Block Grant Community Development Fund (EPA REQUESTED) Link to Proposed Resolution TR-10-54

 

       2.  TR-10-55 Resolution Accepting and Laying Out of the Way known as Columbus Street Link to Proposed Resolution TR-10-55

 

       3.  TR-10-56 Resolution Accepting Amendment to Military Service Credit (G.L. c.32, Section 4(1) (h) – Section 6 of Chapter 116 of the Acts of 2002

 

       4.  TR-10-57 Resolution Authorizing a Transfer of Funds from the Reserve Fund to Legal Services, Professional Services Link to Proposed Resolution TR-10-57

 

       5.   TR-10-58 Resolution Authorizing a Transfer of Funds from the Reserve Fund to Veterans Services (Wall of Honor) Link to Proposed Resolution TR-10-58

 

Ordinances:  None

 

11.  ANY OTHER BUSINESS FOR THE GOOD AND WELFARE OF THE COMMUNITY

 

12.  ADJOURN

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                JOHN A. CRONIN

                                                                                                COUNCIL CHAIRMAN