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City Council meeting

The City Council is holding a meeting on June 14 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.

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

Discussion Topics

  1. COMMUNICATIONS FROM HIS HONOR, THE MAYOR:

    0877    Message and order authorizing the Public Works Department to accept and expend a grant of Six Million Dollars ($6,000,000.00) from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation for pedestrian, bicycle and traffic improvements on Summer Street in the South Boston Waterfront District.

    0878    Message and order authorizing the Neighborhood Development to accept and expend a grant of Forty-Five Thousand Dollars ($45,000.00) from the Harvard Business School to the Department of Neighborhood Development to support shaping housing policies and real estate projects that will improve the lives of Bostonians and shape the future of Boston's neighborhoods.

    0879    Message and order for confirmation of the renewal appointments of constables authorized to serve civil process upon filing of their bonds for the period commencing May 1, 2017 and ending April 30, 2020.

  2. REPORTS OF PUBLIC OFFICERS AND OTHERS:

    0880    The Constable's Bonds of the following having been duly approved by the Collector-Treasurer, were received. Frico Damas, Randy Do, Alex McNeil
    Philmore Phillip 

  3. REPORTS OF COMMITTEES:

    0536    The Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred on April 12, 2017 Docket #0536, message and order for Annual Appropriation and Tax Order for FY2018, submits a report recommending the order ought to be rejected without prejudice.

    0537    The Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred on April 12, 2017 Docket #0537, message and order for Annual Appropriation for the School Department for FY2018, submits a report recommending the order ought to be rejected without prejudice.

    0538    The Committee on Ways and Means, to which was referred on April 12, 2017 Docket #0538, message and order approving an appropriation of Forty Million Dollars ($40,000,000.00) to the Other Post-Employment Benefits (OPEB) Liability Trust Fund established under Section 20 of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 32B, submits a report recommending the order ought to be rejected without prejudice.

  4. MATTERS RECENTLY HEARD-FOR POSSIBLE ACTION:

    0760    An Ordinance Creating the Sanctuary School Act.

  5. MOTIONS, ORDERS AND RESOLUTIONS:

    0881    Councilor Zakim offered the following: Order for a hearing regarding a medical marijuana dispensary at 331 Newbury Street Boston.

     

  6. PERSONNEL ORDERS:

    0882    Councilor Wu for Councilor Linehan offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees James W. Chan, Lisa Hy, John F. Kelly III, John Mahoney and Lauren M. Miller in City Council in City Council effective June 17, 2017.

    0883    Councilor Wu for Councilor Linehan offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees James W. Chan, Lisa Hy, John F. Kelly III, John Mahoney and Lauren M. Miller in City Council effective June 24, 2017.

        0884    Councilor Wu offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees Ron Cobb, Daisy De La Rosa, Michelle A.L. Goldberg, Kerry Jordan, Juan A. Lopez, Cora F. Montrond, Candace E. Morales, Christine O'Donnell, Lorraine Schettino, Kathleen Sullivan, Yuleidy Valdez and David Vittorini, Jr. in City Council in City Council effective June 17, 2017.

    0885    Councilor Wu offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees Ron Cobb, Daisy De La Rosa, Michelle A.L. Goldberg, Kerry Jordan, Juan A. Lopez, Cora Montrond, Candace E. Morales, Christine O'Donnell, Lorraine Schettino, Kathleen Sullivan, Yuleidy Valdez and David Vittorini, Jr. in City Council in City Council effective June24, 2017.

  7. GREEN SHEETS:

        Legislative Calendar for June 14, 2017.

  8. CONSENT AGENDA:

        
    0886    Councilor Baker offered the following: Resolution congratulating Maureen McKinnon.

    0887    Councilor Jackson offered the following: Resolution congratulating Gloria Osborn.

    0888    Councilor McCarthy offered the following: Resolution congratulating the students of the Dennis C Haley Pilot School.

    0889    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of Frank "Hank" D'Annolfo.

    0890    Councilor LaMattina offered the following: Resolution in memory of Ann Marie (DeMartinis) Visvis.

    0891    Councilor Wu offered the following: Resolution recognizing Reverend Miniard Culpepper.

    0892    Councilor Ciommo offered the following: Resolution recognizing The honorable Judge Conrad Bletzer and Paula Bletzer.

    0893    Councilor Pressley offered the following: Resolution congratulating Kaia Walters and 7 others who graduated from college and high school.

    0894    Councilor Ciommo offered the following: Resolution in memory of Elizabeth "Betty" McBride.

    0895    Councilors Campbell and Essaibi-George offered the following: Resolution recognizing the Neponset Watershed Association.

    0895    Councilors Baker offered the following: Resolution recognizing Ms. Jane Breen.

    0895    Councilors Essaibi-George offered the following: Resolution recognizing Elizabeth Doyle.

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