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Last updated: 01/23/2017 - 2:34am

City Council meeting

The City Council is holding a meeting on February 8 at 12 p.m.

All meetings are open to the public. You can also watch meetings on Comcast channel 8, RCN channel 82, and online at Boston.gov.

Please note

The schedule for meetings is subject to change at the call of the City Council president.

Discussion Topics

  1. REPORTS OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND OTHERS:

    0283    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Norris Welch, as a member of the Boston Cultural Council for a term expiring October 1, 2019.

    0284    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Marie Fukuda as a member of the Boston Cultural Council for a term expiring October 1, 2019.

    0285    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Kathryn Niforos, as a member of the Boston Cultural Council for a term expiring October 1, 2019.

    0286    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Anh Nguyen, as a member of the Boston Cultural Council for a term expiring October 1, 2019.

    0287    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Ana Guigui, as a member of the Boston Cultural Council for a term expiring October 1, 2019.

    0288    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Lesley St. Germain, as a Secretary of the Boston Licensing Board for a term expiring June 7, 2020.

    0289    Notice was received from the Police Commissioner in accordance with Section 3 of the Boston Trust Act regarding civil immigration detainer results for calendar year 2016.

  2. MATTERS RECENTLY HEARD-FOR POSSIBLE ACTION:

    0130    Order for a hearing regarding Reprecincting in the City of Boston.

  3. MOTIONS, ORDERS AND RESOLUTIONS:

    0290    Councilors Linehan and Campbell offered the following: Order for a hearing regarding The Boston Police Cadet Program.

    0291    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Order for a hearing to create an immigrant defense fund.

    0292    Councilor Wu offered the following: Order to create a Special Committee on Civil Rights.

    0293    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Order for a hearing to discuss Boston Public Schools' Student Assignment Process.

  4. PERSONNEL ORDERS:

    0294    Councilor Wu for Councilor Linehan offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Lisa Hy in City Council.

    0295    Councilor Wu for Councilor O'Malley offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Shannon M. Murphy in City Council.

    0296    Councilor Wu for Councilor Linehan offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees James W. Chan, Lauren Miller and John Mahoney in City Council.

  5. GREEN SHEETS:

    Legislative Calendar for February 8, 2017.

  6. CONSENT AGENDA:

    0297    Councilor Baker offered the following: Resolution in memory of Larry Garside.

    0298    Councilor O'Malley offered the following: Resolution in memory of Thomas A. Brady.

    0299    Councilors O'Malley and McCarthy offered the following: Resolution recognizing Frank O'Brien.

    0300    Councilor O'Malley offered the following: Resolution recognizing Timothy West.

    0301    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of John Burke.

    0302    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution congratulating Alison A. Quirk.

    0303    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution recognizing Origin Nile Publishing.

    0304    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution recognizing Paul Goodnight.

    0305    Councilor Wu offered the following: Resolution in memory of Renae Gray.

    0306    Councilor Pressley offered the following: Resolution recognizing Ms. Dianne Doreen Forrester.

    0307    Councilor Linehan offered the following: Resolution in memory of William Louis "Billy" Strigler.

    0308    Councilors LaMattina and Baker offered the following: Resolution in memory of Aurora (Gatto) Langone.

    0309    Councilor Essaibi-George offered the following: Resolution congratulating Peter Dziedzic.

    0310    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution recognizing nineteen people for their commitment to the East Boston Chamber of Commerce.

    0311    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of John Cuono.

    0312    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of Helen H. Fong.

    0313    Councilor Ciommo offered the following: Resolution in memory of Jean F. Sweeney.

    0314    Councilor McCarthy offered the following: Resolution recognizing Jean M. Lorizio.