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City Council
9/28/2022 12:00 PM ET
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  1. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Seven Million Five Hundred One Thousand Two Hundred Dollars ($7,501,200.00) in the form of a grant for the Federal Highway Administration Grant from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, Highway Division, to be administered by the Boston Transportation Department and the Boston Public Works Department. The grant will fund a portion of the design cost for the Sullivan Square/Rutherford Avenue project.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  2. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000.00) in the form of a grant, for the 2022 Transportation Planning Grant, awarded by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to be administered by the Boston Transportation Department. The grant will fund a portion of the design costs for the Sullivan/Rutherford Avenue project.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  3. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Alan E. Langham as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  4. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Norm Stembridge as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided the members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  5. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of David Aiken as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided the members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  6. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Shavel’le Olivier as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  7. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Raheem Shepard as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  8. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Giovanny Valencia as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  9. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend a grant from the Boston Planning and Development Agency in an amount not to exceed Four Million Six Hundred One Thousand Five Hundred and Eighty Nine Dollars ($4,601,589.00) which will be allocated to the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture for its work on Public Arts and Culture efforts.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  10. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of David Collins as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  11. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the re-appointment of Sherry Dong as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  12. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Alaa Mukahhal as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  13. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the re-appointment of Hansy Better Barraza as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  14. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the re-appointment of Russell Preston, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  15. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Eric Burkman, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  16. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Irmak Turan, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  17. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Charlie Kim, as a member to the Disability Commission Advisory Board, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  18. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Communication was received from the City Clerk transmitting a communication from the Boston Landmarks Commission for City Council action on the designation of the Petition #254.16, The Warren House, Roxbury, Ma. (In effect after October 29, 2022 if not acted upon).

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  19. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Theodora Massouh as an alternate member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  20. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Jerica Bradley, as Temporary Second Assistant Collector-Treasurer for a period of sixty days, effective September 25, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  21. Agenda Ready

    Committee Reports

    The Committee on Housing and Community Development, to which was referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0926, authorizing the City of Boston acting through it’s Mayor’s Office of Housing to apply for, accept and expend Sixteen Million Five Hundred Twenty-Seven Thousand Eight Hundred Thirty-One Dollars ($16,527,831.00) provided under Section 231 of the Federal Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations Act for the Continuum of Care program from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. These funds will be used to support programs that provide services and housing to the unsheltered homeless, the committee submits a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  22. Agenda Ready

    Committee Reports

    The Committee on Housing and Community Development, to which was referred on August 31, 2022, Docket #1018, authorizing the City of Boston, acting through its Mayor’s Office of Housing, to apply for, and to accept and expend, the Federal Fiscal Year 2022 Continuum of Care grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in an amount not to exceed Forty Five Million Dollars ($45,000,000.00). These funds will be used to support programs that provide services and housing to persons experiencing homelessness, submits a report recommending the order ought to pass.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  23. Agenda Ready

    Council Legislative Resolution

    Resolution recognizing the Contribution of Human Services Workers in Boston and Across the Commonwealth During Human Services Awareness Week, October 2-8, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  24. Agenda Ready

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a Hearing to Assess the Need for a Senior Center in the Neighborhood of West Roxbury.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 6:50:05 PM UTC

  25. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Lara offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Clara Goldberg in City Council, effective October 4, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  26. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Chukwuemeka Osuagwu in City Council, effective June 4, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  27. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Chukwuemeka Osuagwu in City Council, effective June 11, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  28. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Louijeune offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Hodan Hashi in City Council, effective September 24, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  29. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees, effective September 17, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  30. Agenda Ready

    Green Sheet

    Legislative calendar for September 28, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  31. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution Recognizing The Burke Foundation & the Burke Family.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  32. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in recognizing Margo Thunder.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  33. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in tribute of Barbara "Lasumma" Sullivan.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  34. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Order for a hearing regarding Redistricting Principles.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  35. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for a supplemental appropriation Order for the Boston Public Schools for FY23 in the amount of One Million Five Hundred Ten Thousand Eight Hundred Twenty Dollars ($1,510,820.00) to cover the FY23 cost items contained within the collective bargaining agreements between the City of Boston and Transdev and its bus drivers on the City’s transportation contract with the vendor, Transdev. The terms of the contracts are July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2024. The major provisions of the contracts include base wage increases of 2% in the second and third year of the contract; increases to the report rate and other reforms.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  36. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order to reduce the FY23 appropriation for the Reserve for Collective Bargaining by One Million Five Hundred Ten Thousand Eight Hundred Twenty Dollars ($1,510,820.00) to provide funding for the Boston Public Schools for the FY23 increases contained within the collective bargaining agreements between the City of Boston and the Transdev and its bus drivers on the City’s transportation contract with the vendor, Transdev.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  37. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for a supplemental appropriation Order for the Boston Public Schools for FY23 in the amount of Thirteen Thousand Seven Hundred Sixty-Seven Dollars ($13,767.00) to cover the FY23 cost items contained within the collective bargaining agreements between the City of Boston and the Teamsters Local 25. The terms of the contracts are July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023. The major provisions of the contracts include base wage increases of 2%, 1.5% and 2%, to be given in October of each fiscal year of the contract terms.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

  38. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order to reduce the FY23 appropriation for the Reserve for Collective Bargaining by Thirteen Thousand Seven Hundred Sixty-Seven Dollars ($13,767.00) to provide funding for the Boston Public Schools for the FY23 increases contained within the collective bargaining agreements between the City of Boston and Teamsters, Local 25.

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    Updated 9/26/2022 3:50:25 PM UTC

City Council
9/21/2022 12:00 PM ET
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  1. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Million Nine Hundred Sixty Nine Thousand Sixty Six Dollars ($1,969,066.00) in the form of a grant, for the Federal FY23 Title III-C Nutrition Services Program, awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund nutrition services for older adults in the City of Boston. These services are enhanced by Federal Nutrition Services Incentive Program and the State Elder Lunch Program grants.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  2. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Million Six Thousand Eight Hundred Seventy Five Dollars ($1,006,875.00) in the form of a grant for the FY23 Title III-B Supportive Services, awarded by U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund home-based support services for older adults in the City of Boston.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  3. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Nine Hundred Eighty Seven Thousand Four Hundred Fifty Two Dollars and Forty Four Cents ($987,452.44) in the form of a grant, from the Federal FY22 Nutrition Services Incentive Program, awarded by the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed though the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

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    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  4. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Five Hundred Twenty Four Thousand Two Hundred Eighty Seven Dollars ($524,287.00) in the form of a grant for the Federal FY23 Title III-E Family Caregiver Support Program, awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund Caregiver Services for older adults in the City of Boston.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  5. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Four Hundred Twenty Four Thousand Eight Hundred Twenty One Dollars ($424,821.00) in the form of a grant for the Federal FY23 Title III-A, awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund cost for administration of Title-III programs.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  6. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Hundred Seventy Seven Thousand Two Hundred Seventy One Dollars ($177,271.00) in the form of a grant, for the Federal FY23 Title III-Ombudsman Program, awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund consumer protection programs to improve long-term services for older adults in the City of Boston.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

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    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  7. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Seventy Eight Thousand Sixty Hundred Ninety Five Dollars ($78,695.00) in the form of a grant, for the Federal FY23 Title III-D Disease Prevention & Health Promotion, awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, passed through the MA Executive Office of Elder Affairs, to be administered by the Age Strong Commission. The grant will fund services that assist older adults in Boston to prevent illness and manage chronic conditions.

    Referred to the Committee on Strong Women, Families, and Communities.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  8. Passed

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Sixty Two Thousand Five Hundred Sixty Nine Dollars ($62,569.00) in the form of a grant, for the Federal FY20 Byrne Justice Assistance Grant Reallocation, awarded by the United States Department of Justice, passed through the MA Executive Office of Public Safety & Security, to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund Annual Boston Address Verification procedures mandated by the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board.

    The rules were suspended; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/23/2022 1:49:28 PM UTC

  9. Passed

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Forty Thousand Eight Hundred Seventy Five Dollars ($40,875.00), in the form of a grant for the FY22 Port Security Grant Program, awarded by the United States Department of Homeland Security to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund installation and re-powering of three Boston Police Department Harbor Patrol Unit vessels and new equipment for the Harbor Patrol Unit Dive Team.

    The rules were suspended; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/23/2022 1:50:02 PM UTC

  10. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Mariangely Solis-Cervera, as Affirmative Action Officer on the Residency Compliance Commission for a term expiring December 1, 2025.

    Placed on file.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  11. Passed

    Committee Reports

    On the motion and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0934, authorizing an appropriation order in the amount of Six Hundred Eighty-Six Thousand Eight Hundred Dollars ($686,800.00) for the Cemetery Division of the Parks and Recreation Department and the Trust Office of the Treasury Department to be funded from the Cemetery Trust Fund established under Chapter 13 of the Acts of 1961, the committee submitted a report recommending that the docket ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 5:44:33 PM UTC

  12. Pending

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    Order for a hearing to ensure that all incidents of bullying and violence are properly reported to ensure a safe environment for all students and staff in the Boston Public Schools.

    Remains in the Committee on Public Safety & Criminal Justice.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 5:50:38 PM UTC

  13. Referred

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a hearing to address the facility conditions of all BCYF's pools to ensure city services to all residents.

    Referred to the Committee on City Services and Innovation Technology.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  14. Referred

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a hearing to address the current lifeguard shortage affecting the BCYF's pools.

    Referred to the Committee on City Services and Innovation Technology.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  15. Withdrawn

    Council Hearing Order

    WITHDRAWN

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:20:22 PM UTC

  16. Referred

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a hearing to discuss City of Boston Code Chapter 12 Section 16 Safe Sharps Disposal Program. Councilor Bok in the Chair.

    Referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/23/2022 1:36:04 PM UTC

  17. Referred

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a hearing on the needs and services for migrant populations. Councilor Breadon in the Chair.

    Referred to the Committee on Civil Rights and Immigrant Advancement.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:11:49 PM UTC

  18. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Lindsey Santana in City Council, effective August 27, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  19. Agenda Ready

    Green Sheet

    Legislative calendar for September 21, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  20. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Ruth C. Moy.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  21. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Susan Devlin.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  22. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in memory of Ottavio Cerullo.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  23. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Rachael Pineda.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  24. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Jayvian Carrasquillo.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  25. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in memory of James Monahan.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  26. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Sgt. John Samuels.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  27. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Officer Stanley Jean.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  28. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Order for a hearing regarding Redistricting Principles.

    Remains in the Committee on Redistricting.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 5:50:58 PM UTC

  29. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from Councilor Flynn of his absence from the September 21, 2022 City Council Meeting.

    Placed on file.

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:03:53 PM UTC

  30. Draft

    Report of Public Officer

    Resolution recognizing Willie E. Hicks Sr.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/22/2022 2:37:41 PM UTC

City Council
9/14/2022 12:00 PM ET
Agenda Minutes Video

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  1. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order to declare surplus the parcel of land currently owned by the City of Boston, located at Harrison Avenue in the Roxbury District (Ward 08, Parcel 0242604), and to transfer the parcel to the Public Facilities Commission for the care, custody, management and control of said parcel.

    Referred to the Committee on Planning, Development & Transportation.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  2. Referred

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order to declare surplus two (2) parcels of land currently owned by the City of Boston, located at Washington Street in the Roxbury District (Ward 08, Parcel 02426020 and Ward 08, Parcel 0246010 respectively), and to transfer the parcels to the Public Facilities Commission for the care, custody, management and control of said parcels.

    Referred to the Committee on Planning, Development & Transportation.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  3. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Mariangely Sokis-Cervera as a member of the Residency Compliance Commission for a term expiring December 1, 2025.

    Placed on file.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 6:20:21 PM UTC

  4. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Richard Glovsky as a member of the Disability Commission Advisory Board for a term expiring January 6, 2025.

    Placed on file.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  5. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    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 August 31, 2022.

    Placed on file.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  6. Passed

    Committee Reports

    On the Home Rule Petition, referred on August 31, 2022 Docket #1017, to the General Court entitled “Petition for a Special Law Re: An Act Authorizing the City of Boston to Establish Fossil Fuel-Free Standards for New Construction and Major Renovation Projects," submits a report recommending that the home rule petition ought to pass in a new draft.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed in a new draft. yeas 9; nays 3 (Baker, Flaherty, Murphy).

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 7:55:37 PM UTC

  7. Agenda Ready

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    Order for a hearing regarding access to low-cost veterinary care. Remains in the Committee on City Services and Innovation Technology.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  8. Agenda Ready

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    Order for a hearing on the importance of census and demographic data and the consequences of an undercount. Remains in the Committee on City Services and Innovation Technology.

    .

    Attachments

    Updated 9/20/2022 7:47:37 PM UTC

  9. Passed

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    On the message and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0929, authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Four Million Dollars ($4,000,000.000) in the form of a grant, for the FY23 Public Safety Answering Point Support and Incentive Grant, awarded by the MA Executive Office of Public Safety & Security to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund costs associated with providing Enhanced 911 services, the committee submitted a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  10. Passed

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    On the message and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0933, authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Four Hundred Thirteen Thousand Eight Hundred Ninety Dollars ($413,890.00) in the form of a grant, for the FY23 State 911 Training Grant, awarded by the MA Executive Office of Public Safety & Security to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund the training and certification of Enhanced 911 telecommunications staff, the committee submitted a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  11. Passed

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    On the message and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0935, authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Hundred Sixty Seven Thousand Dollars ($167,000.00) in the form of a grant, for the FY23 Crisis Intervention Team-Training & Technical Assistance Center, awarded by the MA Department of Mental Health to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund the implementation and staffing of a CIT-TTAC through Boston Police Street Outreach Unit and Academy, the committee submitted a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  12. Passed

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    On the message and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0936, authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Hundred Six Thousand Five Hundred Seventy Five Dollars ($106,575.00) in the form of a grant, for the FY23 DMH Co-Response Grant, awarded by MA Department of Mental Health to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund a full-time recovery coach/forensic peer specialist to assist BPD officers with HUB meetings citywide, the committee submitted a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  13. Passed

    Matters Recently Heard-For Possible Action

    On the message and order, referred on August 10, 2022, Docket #0937, authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000.00) in the form of a grant, for the FY23 DMH Training Grant, awarded by the MA Department of Mental Health to be administered by the Police Department. The grant will fund overtime cost to backfill Crisis Intervention Team Training and other mental health training for officers, the committee submitted a report recommending the order ought to pass.

    The report was accepted; the order was passed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  14. Referred

    Council Ordinance

    Order for a hearing regarding a Tree Mitigation Fund for the City of Boston. On motion of Councilor Coletta Rule 12 was invoked to include Councilor Breadon as co-sponsors.

    Referred to the Committee on Environmental Justice, Resiliency, and Parks.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 5:45:07 PM UTC

  15. Referred

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a meeting to review the Boston City Council Rules.

    Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  16. Passed

    Council 17F Order

    Order requesting certain information under Section 17F relative to census demographic data.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  17. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Angela Yarde in City Council, effective September 10, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  18. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Murphy offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Shawna O'Hara in City Council, effective September 24, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  19. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Laura Toledano in City Council, effective September 21, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  20. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Flaherty offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Paul Sullivan in City Council, effective September 5, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  21. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Breadon offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees Deborah Glennon, Anne Mazzola, Moira McCrave-Carragee, Patricia Mullaney, Wayne D. Yeh in City Council, effective September 10, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  22. Passed

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Louijeune offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Cindy Dieujuste in City Council, effective October 1, 2022.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  23. Agenda Ready

    Green Sheet

    Legislative calendar for September 14, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  24. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing APAPA.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  25. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing the 150th Anniversary of the South Boston Branch Library.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  26. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution congratulating Ricky Eric.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  27. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution congratulating Soca & Associates.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  28. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution congratulating Michelle DeFronzo.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:53:57 PM UTC

  29. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution congratulating Serghino Lambert René.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  30. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution congratulating One Step Beyond.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  31. Passed

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing October as Italian American Heritage Month. On motion of Councilor Coletta, Rule 12 was invoked to include Councilors Murphy and Louijeune, the rules were suspended; the resolution was adopted.

    adopted

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 8:04:31 PM UTC

  32. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Mary Cole.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  33. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Guitano "Danny" Festa.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  34. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution recognizing Clidfod Saintjean.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  35. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from Councilor Fernandes Anderson regarding absence from the City Council meeting on September 14, 2022.

    Placed on file.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 5:50:56 PM UTC

  36. Passed

    Report of Public Officer

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Fernandes Anderson offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Mariam Ibrahimi in City Council.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  37. Passed

    Report of Public Officer

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Fernandes Anderson offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Julisa Curel in City Council.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/15/2022 2:28:08 PM UTC

  38. Passed

    Report of Public Officer

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Mejia offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Julisca Curet in City Council.

    Passed under suspension of the rules.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/16/2022 5:51:26 PM UTC

📝   43 new matters since 7 days ago

Filters for matters
  1. Agenda Ready

    Council Hearing Order

    Order for a Hearing to Assess the Need for a Senior Center in the Neighborhood of West Roxbury.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 6:50:05 PM UTC

  2. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Lara offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Clara Goldberg in City Council, effective October 4, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 6:49:08 PM UTC

  3. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Jerica Bradley, as Temporary Second Assistant Collector-Treasurer for a period of sixty days, effective September 25, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 4:50:01 PM UTC

  4. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the re-appointment of Hansy Better Barraza as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:45:36 PM UTC

  5. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend a grant from the Boston Planning and Development Agency in an amount not to exceed Four Million Six Hundred One Thousand Five Hundred and Eighty Nine Dollars ($4,601,589.00) which will be allocated to the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture for its work on Public Arts and Culture efforts.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:41:37 PM UTC

  6. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in tribute of Barbara "Lasumma" Sullivan.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:22 PM UTC

  7. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution in recognizing Margo Thunder.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:21 PM UTC

  8. Agenda Ready

    Consent Agenda Resolution

    Resolution Recognizing The Burke Foundation & the Burke Family.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:21 PM UTC

  9. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employees, effective September 17, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:21 PM UTC

  10. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Louijeune offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Hodan Hashi in City Council, effective September 24, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:21 PM UTC

  11. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Chukwuemeka Osuagwu in City Council, effective June 11, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:21 PM UTC

  12. Agenda Ready

    Personnel Orders

    Councilor Flynn for Councilor Worrell offered the following: Order for the appointment of temporary employee Chukwuemeka Osuagwu in City Council, effective June 4, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:20 PM UTC

  13. Agenda Ready

    Council Legislative Resolution

    Resolution recognizing the Contribution of Human Services Workers in Boston and Across the Commonwealth During Human Services Awareness Week, October 2-8, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:19 PM UTC

  14. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Communication was received from the City Clerk transmitting a communication from the Boston Landmarks Commission for City Council action on the designation of the Petition #254.16, The Warren House, Roxbury, Ma. (In effect after October 29, 2022 if not acted upon).

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:18 PM UTC

  15. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Charlie Kim, as a member to the Disability Commission Advisory Board, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:18 PM UTC

  16. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Irmak Turan, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  17. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the appointment of Eric Burkman, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  18. Agenda Ready

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from the Mayor of the re-appointment of Russell Preston, as a member to the Air Pollution Control Commission, expiring on January 6, 2025.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  19. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of David Collins as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  20. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Shavel’le Olivier as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  21. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Norm Stembridge as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided the members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:17 PM UTC

  22. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Alan E. Langham as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2025, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:16 PM UTC

  23. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Theodora Massouh as an alternate member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:16 PM UTC

  24. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Alaa Mukahhal as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:16 PM UTC

  25. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Giovanny Valencia as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2024, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:16 PM UTC

  26. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the re-appointment of Sherry Dong as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:15 PM UTC

  27. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of Raheem Shepard as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided that members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:15 PM UTC

  28. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order for your approval an Order regarding the appointment of David Aiken as a member of the Zoning Board of Appeal for a term expiring May 1, 2023, provided the members may continue to serve until a replacement member is appointed.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:15 PM UTC

  29. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000.00) in the form of a grant, for the 2022 Transportation Planning Grant, awarded by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission to be administered by the Boston Transportation Department. The grant will fund a portion of the design costs for the Sullivan/Rutherford Avenue project.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:15 PM UTC

  30. Agenda Ready

    Mayor Order

    Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Seven Million Five Hundred One Thousand Two Hundred Dollars ($7,501,200.00) in the form of a grant for the Federal Highway Administration Grant from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, Highway Division, to be administered by the Boston Transportation Department and the Boston Public Works Department. The grant will fund a portion of the design cost for the Sullivan Square/Rutherford Avenue project.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/26/2022 3:36:15 PM UTC

  31. Agenda Ready

    Green Sheet

    Legislative calendar for September 28, 2022.

    Attachments

    Updated 9/23/2022 5:53:25 PM UTC

  32. Filed

    Report of Public Officer

    Notice was received from Councilor Flynn of his absence from the September 21, 2022 City Council Meeting.

    Updated 9/21/2022 8:26:57 PM UTC