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City Council meeting

The City Council is holding a meeting on March 22 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:

    0441    Notice was received from the City Clerk in accordance with Chapter 6 of the Ordinances of 1979 re: action taken by the Mayor on papers acted upon by the City Council at its meeting of March 1, 2017.

    0442    Notice was received from the City Clerk in accordance with Chapter 6 of the Ordinances of 1979 re: action taken by the Mayor on papers acted upon by the City Council at its meeting of March 8, 2017.

  2. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES:

    0105    The Committee on Government Operations, to which was referred on January 11, 2017 Docket #0105, petition for a special law re: “An Act Relative to Election Nomination Petitions in the City of Boston," submits a report recommending the home rule petition ought to pass in a new draft.

  3. MOTIONS, ORDERS AND RESOLUTIONS:

    0443    Councilor Campbell offered the following: Resolution in support of S.1306, HD.3460, S.1296, HD.2337, S.1286, HD.3368 regarding solitary confinement reform.

    0444    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Order for a hearing to discuss recruiting and retaining educators of color within Boston Public Schools.

  4. PERSONNEL ORDERS:

    0445    Councilor Wu offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees Annie Qin and Sophia Wang in City Council.

     

  5. GREEN SHEETS:

    Legislative Calendar for March 22, 2017.

     

  6. CONSENT AGENDA:

    0446    Councilor McCarthy offered the following: Resolution in memory of Richard E. Berger.

    0447    Councilor McCarthy offered the following: Resolution in memory of John J. Towle.

    0448    Councilors Linehan and Flaherty offered the following: Resolution recognizing Robert C. Flynn.

    0449    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution recognizing the Morehouse College Glee Club.

    0450    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution recognizing David E. Morrow.

    0451    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution recognizing Yoki Express.

    0452    Councilor Baker offered the following: Resolution congratulating BOMA on their 100th anniversary.

    0453    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of Anthony "Tony" F. Viscione.

    0454    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution recognizing 7 people for Promoting Cultural Diversity for Neighborhood Kids, Youth and Teens.

    0455    Councilors Flaherty and Linehan offered the following: Resolution recognizing sixteen people for receiving awards from the SBCA Essay & Poster Contest.

    0456    Councilors Flaherty and Linehan offered the following: Resolution recognizing Bernie O' Donnell.

    0457    Councilors Flaherty and Linehan offered the following: Resolution recognizing Isabel Sheehan.

    0458    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of Martin J. O'Brien.

    0459    Councilor Essaibi-George offered the following: Resolution congratulating Donald Coverdale.

    0460    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution recognizing Anthony Pino.

    0461    Councilor O'Malley offered the following: Resolution recognizing Ed Cook and John Parsons.