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					                         CITY OF SOMERVILLE
                        CITY GOVERNMENT 1995



                                  MAYOR

Michael E. Capuano                        172   Central Street

                             BOARD OF ALDERMEN
President                                 John R. Buonomo
Vice-President                            Richard Johnson

                             ALDERMEN AT LARGE
Grace A. Abruzzio                    43   Franklin St.   02145   623 -0071
John R. Buonomo                      43   Franklin St.   02145   628 -0761
Vincent P. Ciampa                    64   Ossipee Rd.    02144   628 -3123
Helen Corrigan                       76   Irving St.     02144   625 -6975

                              WARD ALDERMEN
Richard Johnson       Ward    1        6 Bishop PI .     02145   666 -8239
Kenneth Joyce         Ward    2       12 Parker St.      02143   623 -3559
Thomas F. Taylor      Ward    3       32 Vinal Ave .     02143   776 -1618
Maryann C. Cappello   Ward    4       36 Puritan Rd.     02145   776 -2268
Stanley M. Koty,Jr.   Ward    5     107 Highland Rd.     02144   666 -3651
John M. Connolly      Ward    6      17 Winslow Ave.     02144   628 -1076
James F. Halloran     Ward    7     152 Powder House     02144   628 -4951
                                         Blvd.

                         STANDING COMMITTEES


CONFIRMATION OF APPQINTMENTS              VINCENT P. CIAMPA, Helen
                                          Corrigan, Richard Johnson,
                                          Thomas F. Taylor, Grace A.
                                          Abruzzio


FINANCE                                   GRACE A. ABRUZZIO. John M.
                                          Connolly, John R. Buonomo,
                                          Richard Johnson, James F.
                                          Halloran
                                  -2-




HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEV.                KENNETH JOYCE. James F
                                        Halloran, Stanley M.
                                        Koty, Jr.


LEGISLATIVE MATTERS                     THOMAS F. TAYLOR, Richard
                                        Johnson, Maryann C. Cappello,
                                        John R. Buonomo, Grace A.
                                        Abruzzio
LICENSE AND PERMITS                     JOHN M. CONNOLLY. Kenneth
                                        Joyce, Helen Corrigan


Public Health and Public Safety         HELEN CORRIGAN, Thomas F.
                                        Taylor, Vincent P. Ciampa



Public Utilities and Public Works       STANLEY M. KOTY. JR.. Thomas
                                        F. Taylor, John R. Buonomo

TRAFFIC AND PARKING                     JAMES F. HALLORAN. Vincent
                                        P.   Ciampa,    Kenneth  Joyce



Veterans and Public Services            RICHARD JOHNSON. Maryann C.
                                        Cappello, John M. Connolly


Youth Services                          MARYANN C. CAPPELLO. Stanley M
                                        Koty, Jr., James F, Halloran
                                  -3-



                          SCHOOL COMMITTEE

WARD 1

Joseph E. Favaloro, Jr.   27     Franklin St.    02145    666-8473

WARD 2
M. Teresa Cardoso          9    Adrian St.       02143    666-3445
Chairman
WARD 3

Bruce M. Desmond      220A      Summer St.       02143    666-1757
Vice-Chairman
WARD 4
James A. Norton           44    Jaques St.       02145    628-0769

WARD 5

Sean T. O'Donovan          31   Rogers Ave.       02144   776-6456

WARD 6
Julie A. DiPasquale       59     Irving St.      02144    625-5136


WARD 7
Anita L. Harris           12     Harrison Road   02144    776-4478
                      INDEX


DATE OF MEETING                PAGE

January 2, 1995      Special   1
January 12, 1995               3
January 26, 1995               9

February 9, 1995               22
February 23, 1995              35

March 9, 1995                  42
March 23, 1995                 51

April 13, 1995                 62
April 27, 1995                 73

May 11, 1995                   82
May 25, 1995                   91

June 8, 1995                   100
June 22, 1995                  108

July 13, 1995                  119

August 24, 1995                127

September 14, 1995             139
September 28, 1995             152

October 12, 1995               162
October 26, 1995               168

November 9, 1995               177
November 21, 1995              183

)ecember 14, 1995              191
)ecember 28, 1995              199
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                        City of Somerville
             Matters of Business of Board of Aldermen
              in hands of Clerk prior to two o'clock

                         SPECIAL MEETING
                         January 2, 1995
                         ***************
                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition
1.   Call of the Meeting.                               158417 POF
2.   Organization Meeting of 1995 Board of Aldermen.      158418 POF
3.   Election of President.                               158419 POF
4.   Election of Vice-President.                          158420 POF
     (The Board of Aldermen Special Meeting will be
     in recess to allow the School Committee to conduct
     their Election of Chairman and Vice-chairman)
                 ORDERS. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                      AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
5.   Drawing of Seats. (Aid. Connolly to draw seat        158421 POF
     numbers and Aid. Abruzzio to draw names).
Submitted bv Aid. At Large Ciampa:

6.   Order     That the rules of the Board of           158422
               Aldermen be adopted by the 1995          Adopted
               Board.
Submitted bv Aid. Cappello:
7.   Order     Referring Unfinished Business            158423
               for the 1994 Board to the proper         Adopted
               Committees of the 1995 Board.
Submitted bv Aid. Taylor & Aid. Halloran:
8.   Order     That the Bonds of the City Treasurer     158424
               be accepted and approved.                Adopted

Submitted bv Ald.Kotv:

9.   Order     That the City Treasurer is hereby        158425
               authorized to appoint Deputy Tax         Adopted
               Collectors
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Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont^d:
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

10.   Requesting confirmation of the Re-Appointment      158426
      of Sheila M. Tracy as City Treasurer,              Rules Susp,
      Collector of Taxes and Custodian of Foreclosed     Appt.
      Property for the year 1995.                        Confirmed

11.   Requesting confirmation of the Re-Appointment      158427
      of Joan E. Langsam as City Solicitor for           Rules Susp.
      the year 1995.                                     Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
12.   Requesting confirmation of the Re-Appointment      158428
      of Robert J. Trahan as Commissioner of the         Rules Susp,
      Department of Public Works for the year 1995.      Appt.
                                                         Confirmed



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.


                              A true copy attest


                              Arthur B. McCue
                              City Clerk
                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock
                          REGULAR MEETING

                         January 12, 1995
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called       158429
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
            C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
            Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
            John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
            President Richard Johnson and President
            John R. Buonomo
President Buonomo   Announces Posting of Colors by Post 19
                    Honor Guard
                    Pledge of Allegiance by Post 19
                    Honor Guard
                    Opening prayer by City Clerk
                    Appoints a committee to escort The
                    Mayor in to the chambers.

Clerk (Asst.)       Announces "will everyone please rise
                    the Mayor is entering the chambers"
                    Then leads the delegation with staff.
                    Mayor is seated at podium
President Buonomo   Introduces Vice Chairman Bruce Desmond
                    of the School Comm. (gives speech)
Vice Chairman       Introduces Chairman of School Committee
Desmond             M.Teresa Cardoso (gives speech)
Chairman Cardoso    Introduces BOA Vice-President Richard
                    Johnson (gives speech)
Vice-President
Johnson             Introduces President Buonomo (gives speech)
President Buonomo Introduces Mayor Capuano who delivers his
                  mid term address
                    Same committee escorts Mayor from chambers
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                                                        Disposition

                          PUBLIC HEARINGS
                                None
                 ORDERS. ORDINANCES. RESOLUTIONS
                     AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted bv Aid. Connolly
1.   Order     DPW Commissioner & Operations Director   158430
               appear at next regularly scheduled       Adopted
               BOA meeting of 1/26/95 to discuss
               Emergency Snow Removal Program.
2.   Order     Hwy. Dept. repair the street at cross-   158431
               walk at intersection of Day & Holland    Adopted
               Sts. by traffic island.
3.   Order     Communication Director install a tele-   158432
               phone fax line in the City Clerks        Adopted
               Office to enable rapid response to
               vital information.
4.   Resolve   City Clerk request the presence of       158433
               David Emery, James Boyden & William      Adopted
               Boyden to honor their heroic efforts
               in assisting the residents of a Lowden
               Ave. home recently consumed by fire.
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
5.   Order     Supt. of Lights & Lines install a        158434
               street light on Porter St. as defined    Adopted
               within.
6.   Order     Police Dept. communicate with The        158435
               Bargain Auto School regarding matters    Adopted
               of public safety as defined within.
7.   Order     Inspectional Serv. contact property      158436
               owner at 524-530 Medford St. regarding   Adopted
               dumping of trash in yard as described
               within.
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                None
                                                   Doc. No.
                                                   Disposition


               COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

Requesting approval for use of avail. FY'95 funds 158437
of $2,442.30 from the School Comm. to pay a FY'90 Rules Susp.
bill received in FY'94.                           Ace. Order
                                                  Adopted POP

Order"                                             158438
                                                   Adopted
Regarding Disposition of property located at 29    158439
Jackson Rd.                                        Leg. Matters
                                                   & Finance
Regarding Disposition of property located at 210   158440
Highland Ave.                                      Leg. Matters
                                                   & Finance
Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John E. Day, 219   158441
Twin Lakes Drive, Halifax, MA as Constable for     Rules Susp.
1995.                                              Appt.
                                                   Confirmed
Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Elio LoRusso,      158442
11 George St., Som., MA as Constable for 1995.     Rules Susp.
                                                   Appt.
                                                   Confirmed
Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Albert A.          158443
Petrulis, 235 Winthrop St., Medford, MA as         Rules Susp.
Constable for 1995.                                Appt.
                                                   Confirmed
Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Rona B. Turano,    158444
203 Appleton St., Camb., MA as Constable for       Rules Susp.
1995.                                              Appt.
                                                   Confirmed

                 REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
                         None

          COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
Recreation Comm. requests permission to hold       158445
annual Spring Road Race on Sunday, May 21, 1995    Rules Susp.
at 10AM route defined within.                      Pet. Granted
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Communications From City Officers Cont'd:
16.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158446
      Jan. 18, 1995 at 7:30PM on the appeals of Judith POF
      Basteri, 14 Auburn Ave., Fernando De Sousa, 7-9
      Prescott St. & Melvin Fraiman, 55 Davis Sq.
      (The Hobbs Building)
17.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158447
      Feb. 1, 1995 at 7:30PM on the appeals of Robert   POF
      Fitzgerald, Frank Kneeland, 9-11 Crest Hill Rd.,
      John Fischer, 206 Washington St., Antonio
      Ferreira, 55 Summer St. and Joseph Rocha, 29
      Evergreen Ave.
                            NEW BUSINESS
18.   Constable Bond - Jacqueline Veri                   158448
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved
19.   Petition   Road Race, Khoury's state SPA on June   158449
                 18, 1995 at 10AM route defined within   Rules Susp.
                                                         Pet. Granted
20.   Petition   1995 (new) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd   158450
                 Cl., Auto Repair, Used Cars, 36         L & P
                 Broadway
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class

21.   Petition Soitierville Foreign Car Center, Inc.,    158451
                132 Middlesex Ave.                       L & P
22.   Petition James A. Kiley, Co., 15 Linwood St.       158452
                                                         L & P
23.   Petition   New England Frozen Foods, Inc., 492     158453
                 Rutherford Ave.                         L & P
24.   Petition   Foreign Body Works, Inc., 593           158454
                 Somerville Ave.                         L & P
25.   Petition Somerville Auto Sales, 0 Chestnut St.     158455
                                                         L & P
26.   Petition   Somerville Motor Sales, 525 Broadway    158456
                                                         L & P
                                                       Doc. No.
                                                       Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses. 2nd Class
27.   petition   Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433   158457
                 Norfolk St.                           L & P
28.   Petition   Precision Motor Rebuilders Co., 460   158458
                 Somerville Ave.                       L & P
29.   Petition   Petrosillo Bros., 65 1/2 Bow St.      158459
                                                       L & P
30.   Petition M & M Auto Sales, 32 Hinckley St.       158460
                                                       L & P
31.   Petition   Great Northern Liquidation & Sales,   158461
                 100 Fellsway West                     L & P
1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Licenses. 3rd Class
32.   petition Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433     158462
               Norfolk St.                             L & P
33.   Petition   Joseph Talewsky & Son, Inc., 512      158463
                 Columbia St.                          L & P
34.   Petition Joseph Talewsky & Son, Inc., 517        158464
               Columbia St.                            L & P
35.   Petition   Foreign Used Cars, 51 Allen St.       158465
                                                       L & P
36.   Petition   Precision Motor Rebuilders Co., 460   158466
                 Somerville Ave.                       L & P
37.   Notice of Claim - Elizabeth Bavin                158467
                                                       POF
38.   Notice of Claim - Henry Hogan                    158468
                                                       POF
39.   Notice of Claim - Michael Roccia                 158469
                                                       POF
40.   Notice of Claim - Marie & Henry Slonina          158470
                                                       POF
41.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Elizabeth Bavin   158471
                                                       POF
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Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.

                              Arthur B. McCue


                              City Clerk
                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING

                          January 26, 1995
                          *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158472
the roll:
Present:   Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann C. Cappello,
           Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce,
           Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio, John M.
           Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-President
           Richard Johnson and President John R. Buonomo
                           PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition    Parkway Service Center, 395 Alewife        158473
                 Brook Parkway to convert two full          L & P
                 service pumps to self service.

                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
2.   Order       That the Mayor and all dept. heads         158474
                 carry out the provisions of article 1.     Adopted
                 sec. 2.3 of the Code of Ordinances.

3.   Order       That the DPW issue each Alderman the    158475
                 keys to the Comm. Room & the Aldermanic Adopted
                 Chambers.

Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo & Corriaan

4.   Ordinance regulating the use of the BOA Chambers 158476
               and Committee Room.                   Leg. Matters

Submitted bv Aid. Abruzzio
5.   Order       That the Rules of the Board of Aldermen 158477
                 be sent to the Committee on Legislative Adopted
                 Matters to be reviewed and updated.

6.   Order       Highway Dept. repair the pot hole on       158478
                 Washington St. in front of Speedy          Adopted
                 Muffler.
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                                                          Disposition

Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
7.    Order      Highway Dept. request the MDC to clean   158479
                 the portion of McGrath Hwy. from the     Adopted
                 corner of Washington St. to corner
                 of Somerville Ave.
8.    Order      Board of Health and Inspectional Serv. 158480
                 inspect the property at 66 Franklin St. Adopted
                 for rubbish in yard.

Submitted by Aid Ciampa
9.    Order      Chief of Police report to the BOA the    158481
                 status of the illegal use of             Adopted
                 unauthorized vehicles for passenger
                 transportation at the Market Basket.
Submitted by Aid. Corriaan
10.   Order      Director of Communications appear at     158482
                 next BOA meeting to update the Board     Adopted
                 on the status of E911 implementation.
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
11.   Citation   Honoring James Boyden, William Boyden,   158483
                 and David Emery for their efforts in     Adopted
                 rescuing the residents of 29 Lowden
                 Ave. during a fire on Dec. 30, 1994.
12.   Order      OHCD contact owner of 20 Appleton St.   158484
                 regarding available Housing Improvement Adopted
                 Program.

13.   Order      DPW ensure sidewalk cleaning on Meacham 158485
                 Rd. as described within.                Adopted

14.   Order      Chief Assessor respond to attached       158486
                 assessment complaint as described        Adopted
                 within.
15.   Order      City Clerk send a Communication to       158487
                 Milton St. residents as described        Adopted
                 within.
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                                                          Disposition

Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted bv Aid. Connolly

16.   Order      DPW permit the use of Powder House Park 158488
                 for a wedding as described within.      Pending
                                                         City
                                                         Solicitor
                                                         Approval
17.   Resolve    Mayor's Office review a communication    158489
                 regarding a Community Investment         Adopted
                 Program.

Submitted bv Aid. Joyce
18.   Order      Dept. of Inspectional Serv. instruct     158490
                 the owner of 495 Columbia St. to clean   Adopted
                 up the debris in and around the
                 property.
19.   Order      Environmental Officer inspect the pro-   158491
                 perty at 44 Park St. for compliance      Adopted
                 with State and Federal Environmental
                 regulations.

Submitted bv Aid. Halloran

20    Citation   Honoring Captain John Pagliarulo of      158492
                 the Suffolk University Police Dept.      Adopted

21    Order      MBTA review the feasibility of planting 158493
                 trees at the Clarendon Hill "T" stop    Adopted
                 and the turn around area to control
                 fumes & noise.
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
22.   Resolve    That the B & M Railroad refrain from     158494
                 dumping off freight tanks after 7PM in   Adopted
                 the vicinity of Warwick St.

23.   Order      Health Dept. enforce rubbish             158495
                 regulations at 600 Broadway as           Adopted
                 described within.
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Kotv

24.   Order     Police prepare a progress report re-     158496
                garding trucking problems at Warwick/    Adopted
                Clyde/Cedar Sts.

Submitted by Aid. Taylor
25.   Order     Director of Human Serv. report to the   158497
                Legislative Matters Comm. on items      Adopted
                155976 & 158214, regarding the
                activities of the Human Rights Comm. as
                defined within.

26.   Resolution Mayor reconvene the Compensation       158498
                 Review Board to examine certain issues Adopted
                 as defined within.

27.   Resolution Any conveyances of property that the   158499
                 City is involved in be undertaken with Adopted
                 intention of recouping the City's
                 costs in the conveyance.
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                                None
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

28.   Requesting transfer of $3,500.00 from Emergency    158500
      Mgmt. O.M. acct. to Fire Dept. P.S. acct.          Finance

29.   Requesting approval for use of avail, funds of     158501
      $4,857.00 from the School Dept. to pay prior       Finance
      year salary of Marie Boudreau.
30.   Submitting the appt. of Joseph R. Macaluso, 55     158502
      Hudson St., Som., MA as Asst. Clerk of Comm.       Conf. of
                                                         Appts.
31.   Submitting a Proposed Ordinance funding the        158503
      position of Asst. Clerk of Comm.                   Leg. Matters

32.   Regarding the convening of Municipal Adv. Bd.      158504
      to review proposed C.O.L.A. for exempt employees   Conf. of
      & appointing 3 member of that board as defined     Appts. &
      within.                                            Finance
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                                                         Disposition
Mavor's Communications Cont'd:

33.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Burton Mark        158505
      Malkofsky, 185 I St., South Boston, MA as          Conf. of
      Constable for 1995.                                Appts.

34.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Sally M. Hoyt,     158506
      221 West St., Reading, MA as Constable for 1995    Conf. of
                                                         Appts.
35.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick L.       158507
      Mangone, 8 Doane Rd., Medford, MA as Constable     Conf. of
      for 1995.                                          Appts.
36.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Paul F. Mangone,   158508
      8 Doane Rd., Medford, MA as Constable for 1995.    Conf. of
                                                         Appt s.

37.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick C.       158509
      Banks, 6 Pearson Ave., Som., MA as Constable for   Conf. of
      1995.                                              Appts.
38.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Pasquale E.        158510
      DeFeo, Jr., 89 Byron St., E. Boston, MA as         Conf. of
      Constable for 1995.                                Appts.
39.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John R. Connors,   158511
      100 Highland Ave., Som., MA as Constable for       Conf. of
      1995.                                              Appts.

40.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Stacia T.         158512
      Connors, 100 Highland Ave., Som., MA as Constable Conf. of
      for 1995.                                         Appts.

41.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Ronald M.          158513
      DiGiorgio, 11 Marrett Rd., Burlington, MA as       Conf. of
      Constable for 1995.                                Appts.

42.   Requesting conf. of appt. Darryl J. McCauley, 101 158514
      Wright St.," Arlington, MA as Constable for 1995. Conf. of
                                                        Appts.

43.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of William A. Jones, 158515
      51 Dania St., Boston, MA as Constable for 1995.   Conf. of
                                                        Appts.

44.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Dan Costa, 93      158516
      Kidder Ave., Som., MA as a regular "Architect"     Conf. of
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                 Appts.
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                                                         Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
45.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Marianne Galvin,   158517
      62 Curtis St., Som., MA as an alternate "Citizen   Conf. of
      Member" of the Historic Preservation Comm,         Appts.
46.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Barbara            158518
      Kingsbury, 952 Broadway, Som., MA as regular       Conf. of
      "Architect" of the Historic Preservation Comm.     Appt s.
47.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Sandy Isenstadt, 29   158519
      Francesca Ave., Som., MA as the "Architectural     Conf. of
      Historian" member of the Historic Preservation     Appts.
      Comm.
48.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Margen Kelsey, 7     158520
      Henry Ave., Som., MA as the "City Planner" member Conf. of
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                Appts.
49.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Jean Carroon, 74      158521
      Powder House Blvd., Som., MA as an alternate       Conf. of
      "Architect" of the Historic Preservation Comm.     Appts.
50.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Todd Kaplan, 44      158522
      Kidder Ave., Som., MA as the "Real Estate Lawyer" Conf. of
      member of the Historic Preservation Comm.         Appts.
51.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Gregory McQuade, 73 158523
      Cedar St., Som., MA as alternate "Citizen Member" Conf. of
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                Appts.
52.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Savina Whitney, 16    158524
      Mt. Vernon St., Som., MA as the "Citizen Member"   Conf. of
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                 Appts.
53.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Alan Wiswall, 39      158525
      Paulina St., Som., MA as an alternate "Citizen     Conf. of
      Member" of the Historic Preservation Comm.         Appts.
54.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Cheryl Faulkner       158526
      Ciardi, RPA, 8 Beacon St., Som., MA as a member    Conf. of
      of the Somerville Arts Council.                    Appts.
55.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Margaret Aguero,      158527
      77 Porter St., Som., MA as a member of the         Conf. of
      Some rvilie Art s Counc i1.                        Appts.

56.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Diane Wortis, 108     158528
      Powder House Blvd., Som., MA as a member of the    Conf. of
      Somerville Arts Council.                           Appts.
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                                                            Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
57.    Requesting conf. of appt. of Rosamond Cummins,       158529
       45 Kingston St., Som., MA as member of the           Conf. of
       Some rvilie Art s Counc i1.                          Appts.
58.    Requesting conf. of appt. of Mark Medeiros, 14       158530
       Roosevelt Towers, Camb., MA & Christine Guelpa,      Conf. of
       9 Trull St., Som., MA to the position of Fire        Appt s.
       Fighters in the Som. Fire Dept.
59.    Proclamation - Proclaiming the month of April,       158531
       1995 as "Violence Awareness and Prevention           Adopted
       Month".

                         REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
60     Reort of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.         158532
       {No Papers)                                          POF
61.    Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Items 158533
       (62-86) , Recommends Item (62) , should be approved Accepted
       w/conditions & Items (63-86), Should be approved. as Submitted

62 .   Petition Trans . Garage License From: A-l Auto       158383 TFC
                Body To: Metro Auto Body, Inc., 16-18       Pet. Granted
                Clarendon St.                               W/Qonditions

63 .   Petition   1995 Renewal Automatic Amusement Device 158323 TFC
                  (100), Good Times Billiards, 30         Pet. Granted
                  Sturtevant St.
64 .   Petition   1995 Renewal Agent7 s or Sellers Motor    158406 TFC
                  Vehicle Lie., 1st Cl. Dom's Motor         Pet. Granted
                  Service, Inc., d/b/a Riverside Motor-
                  cycle Sales, 2 Union Sq.
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Cl .
65.    Petition   D & L Auto Sales & Service, 620           158407 TFC
                  Broadway                                  Pet. Granted

66.    Petition   Dom's Motor Service, Inc. d/b/a           158408 TFC
                  Riverside Motorcycle Sales, 2 Union       Pet. Granted
                  Sq.
67 .   Petition Souza Bros . Foreign Car Service, Inc . ,   158409 TFC
                35-37 Prospect St.                          Pet. Granted
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Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Cl.

68.   Petition   Fortini's Auto Sales, 225-227 Beacon    158410 TFC
                 St.                                     Pet. Granted
69.   Petition   Mystic Auto Sales, 710 Mystic Ave.      158411 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
70.   Petition   Somerville Foreign Car Center, Inc.,    158451 TFC
                 132 Middlesex Ave.                      Pet. Granted
71.   Petition   James A. Kiley, Co., 15 Linwood St.     158452 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
72.   Petition   New England Frozen Foods, Inc., 492     158453 TFC
                 Rutherford Ave.                         Pet. Granted
73.   Petition   Foreign Body Works, Inc., 593           158454 TFC
                 Somerville Ave.                         Pet. Granted
74.   Petition   Somerville Auto Sales, 0 Chestnut St    158455 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
75.   Petition   Somerville Motor Sales, 525 Broadway    158456 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
76.   Petition   Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433     158457 TFC
                 Norfolk St.                             Pet. Granted
77.   Petition   Precision Motor Rebuilders Co., 460     158458 TFC
                 Somerville Ave.                         Pet. Granted
78.   Petition   Petrosillo Bros., 65 1/2 Bow St.        158459 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
79.   Petition   Great Northern Liquidation & Sales,     158461 TFC
                 100 Fellsway West                       Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Licenses. 3rd Cl.
80.   Petition   Beacon Auto Parts, Inc., 84 Webster     158412 TFC
                 Ave.                                    Pet. Granted

81.   Petition   General Truck Parts, Inc., 73 Webster   158413 TFC
                 Ave.                                    Pet. Granted
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Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Licenses, 3rd Cl.

82.   Petition Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433        158462 TFC
               Norfolk St.                                Pet. Granted
83.   Petition   Joseph Talewsky & Son, Inc., 512         158463 TFC
                 Columbia St.                             Pet. Granted
84.   Petition   Joseph Talewsky & Son, Inc., 517         158464 TFC
                 Columbia St.                             Pet. Granted
85.   Petition   Foreign Used Cars, 51 Allen St.          158465 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
86.   Petition   Precision Motor Rebuilders Co., 460      158466 TFC
                 Somerville Ave.                          Pet. Granted

87.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items    158534
      (88-117), recommends Items (88-90), Should be       Accepted as
      approved & Items (91-117), Should be POP.           Amended
88.   Mayor's    Requesting residency waiver for 148      156012 TFC
      Comm.      City Employees                           Approved
89.   Mayor's    Regarding disposition of property        158439 TFC
      Comm.      located at 29 Jackson Rd.                Approved

90.   Mayor's    Regarding disposition of property        158440 TFC
      Comm.      at 210 Highland Ave.                     Approved

91.   Order      BOA Comm. on Leg. Matters study          153898 TFC
                 reducing the number of liquor licenses   POF
92.   Comm.      Planning Director submitting recom-      154140 TFC
                 mendation on the proposed amendments     POF
                 to Zoning Ord.
93.   Mayor's    Submitting 7 Proposals to reform the     154558 TFC
      Comm.      Administration of the School Dept.       POF
94.   Mayor's    Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154559 TFC
      Comm.      entitled "An Act To Grant The Board of   POF
                 Aldermen The Exclusive Authority To
                 Grant Permits For The Use of Public
                 School Facilities"
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Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Cont'd:
95.   Mayor's   Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154560 TFC
      Comm.     entitled "An Act Relative To The Appt.   POP
                Of The Superintendent Of Schools"

96.   Mayor's   Submitting a Home Rule Petition         154561 TFC
      Comm.     entitled "An Act Defining The Contract- POF
                ing Authority of The School Comm."

97.   Mayor's   Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154562 TFC
      Comm.     entitled "An Act Relative To The         POF
                Negotiation of School Department
                Employee Collective Bargaining
                Agreements"
98.   Mayor's   Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154563 TFC
      Comm.      entitled "AN Act Transferring The       POF
                Management of School Building To
                The Department of Public Works"

99.   Mayor's   Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154564 TFC
      Comm.     entitled "An Act Relative To The         POF
                Fiscal, Administrative And
                Operational Autonomy Of The School
                Comm."
100. Mayor's    Submitting a Home Rule Petition          154565 TFC
     Comm.      entitled "An Act Transferring The        POF
                Management and Control of Public
                School Yards And Grounds To The
                Department Of Public Works"

101. Mayor's    Submitting proposed amendment to Ord.    154820 TFC
     Comm.      1989-5 Re: staffing of the Law Dept.     POF
102. Mayor's    Requesting BOA to accept Ch.40, Sec.     154871 TFC
     Comm.      22F, M.G.L., setting fees & charges.     POF
103. Mayor's    Informing BOA of increase in fees of     155068 TFC
     Comm.      various DPW Division.                    POF
104. Mayor's    Submitting proposed schedule of          155134 TFC
     Comm.      increases in City Clerk Fees.            POF
105. Mayor's    Submitting proposed schedule of          155135 TFC
     Comm.      increases for Election Dept. Fees.       POF
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Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Cont'd:
106. Mayor's     Requesting BOA accept. MGLA Ch.4, Sec.   155137 TFC
     Comm.       22F                                      POP
107. Mayor's     Submitting a schedule of fee increases   155412 TFC
     Comm.       for Police Dept.                         POF
108. Report of Committee on Legislative Matters           155580
                                                          TFC POF
109. Order       City Solicitor amend Historical Dist.   155743 TFC
                 Ord. to reflect proper notifications of POF
                 participants.
110. Resolution Supporting Boston Harbor MWRA rates       156328 TFC
                                                          POF
111. Mayor's     Requesting BOA to amend Ord. 1993-4      156581 TFC
     Comm.       Re: Time frame for passage of Home       POF
                 Rules Petitions.
112. Ordinance Relating to Food Delivery Services         156722 TFC
                                                          POF
113   Mayor' s   Requesting an exemption from the con-    156891 TFC
      Comm.      flict of Interests Prov. for James       POF
                 E. Ribeiro
114   Mayor' s   Submitting veto message on doc. #157297 157376 TFC
      Comm.      (Showbiz Pizza Time, Inc.)              POF
115. Resolve     BOA is in favor of transfer of property 157435 TFC
                 at 48-52 Marshall St. from Housing      Approved
                 Authority to City of Somerville
116   Mayor' s   Submitting proposed amendment to Ord.    157448 TFC
      Comm.      11-72 Re: Poles and Transformers         POF
117. Comm.       City Solicitor responding to BOA order   158020 TFC
                 157973 Re: Use of Aldermanic Chambers    POF
                 & Comm. Room
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

118. Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158535
     Feb. 15, 1995 at 7:30PM on the appeals of Robert POF
     DiMartino, 7 Oakland Ave., The Somerville Comm.
     Corp. and Kevin Emery, 10 & 11 Elmwood Terr.
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                           NEW BUSINESS
119. Constable Bond - Daniel Willinger                   158536
                                                         Rules Susp
                                                         Approved

120. Petition   Korobkin Assoc. to install two 12 inch   158537
                granite steps at 120 Beacon St.          L & P
121. Petition   Sign, Joseph Marfione, 179 Washington    158538
                St.                                      L & P
122. Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd 158539
                Cl., Hawkins St. Auto Service, Inc.,    L & P
                9 Hawkins St.

123. Comm       Healy School Children Grades 2 & 3 in    158540
                response to BOA resolution regarding     POP
                "Random Acts of Kindness Week".
124. Comm       Assembly Sq, Mall Security requesting    158541
                permission to extend its parking         T & P
                violation authority
Documents Received after 2PM

Submitted by Aid. Ciampa
125. Order      That the City's Dog Officer present      158542
                to the BOA by 2/9/95, all report and     Adopted
                findings of past inspections of 14
                Auburn Ave.
126. Order      That the City's Dog Officer inspect      158543
                14 Auburn Ave. regarding complaints of   Adopted
                an illegal dog kennel.
127. Comm       Planning Director Re: Proposed amend- 158544
                ment to revise zoning map at Draw Seven Leg. Matters
                Park as described within.

128. Comm       Planning Director Re: Proposed amend-    158545
                ment to revise zoning map at Assembly    Leg. Matters
                Sq. as described within.
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Documents Received after 2PM Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly

129. Ordinance That the Zoning Map be amended for       158546
               certain properties as described within. Leg. Matters
                                                        & Planning
Submitted by Aid, Abruzzio

130. Order     City Auditor supply the Finance Comm.   158547
               by 2/7/95, a list of all appropriations Adopted
               to the Fiscal 1995 Budget to date.



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.

                              Arthur B. McCue


                              City Clerk
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                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING
                           February 9, 1995

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The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158548
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce/ Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS
                                 None
                   ORDERS. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                        AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo

1.   Order       Dept. of Personnel initiate a policy of 158549
                 conducting back ground checks on        Adopted
                 various issues for new employees as
                 defined within.
2.   Order       City of Somerville, City of Boston and     158550
                 the MBTA shovel the 1-93 under pass on     Adopted
                 Broadway from Maffa St. to the
                 T-Station.
Submitted by Aid. Ciampa

3.   Order       Supt. of Inspectional Serv. serve a        158551
                 cease and desist order to the owner        Adopted
                 and operator of an illegal dog kennel
                 at 14 Auburn Ave. immediately.
Submitted by Aid. Cappello
4.   Order       City Clerk request Paula Stuart of         158552
                 OHCD to appear before the BOA at their     Adopted
                 Feb. 23, 1995 Meeting Re: Group Homes
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Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Cappello
5.    Order    Chief of Police increase patrols in the 158553
               Ten Hills area between 10PM and 1AM     Adopted
               nightly.
6.    Order    Chief of Police increase patrols in       158554
               the vicinity of Jaques St. during         Adopted
               evening hours.

Submitted by Aid. Connolly
      Order   DPW Comm. clear the public sidewalk     158555
              adjacent to T-Stop and Seven Hills Park Adopted
      Order   DPW Comm. clear the packed snow and ice 158556
              at corner of Grove St. & Morrison Ave. , Adopted
              as well as Park St. near Wallace and
              Chandler Sts.

Submitted by Aid. Joyce
9.    Order   Traffic and Parking install a sign on      158557
              corner of Washington & Rossmore Sts.       Adopted
              stating "No Left Turn Between SAM and
              10AM".

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
10.   Order    Inspectional Serv. enforce hours of       158558
               operation at Nardone Electric on          Adopted
               Albion St., as defined within.

11.   Order    Inspectional Serv., Police & Traffic    158559
               and Parking enforce rules & regulations Adopted
               Re: trailer truck deliveries at
               Capital Glass & Mirror Co., 30 Woodbine
               St. as defined within.

12    Order    DPW require insurance reimbursement       158560
               from the freight carrier for Max Pack     Adopted
               Re: damaged barrier on Warwick St.

13    Order    DPW Comm. review performance of private 158561
               snow plowing contractors employed by    Adopted
               DPW and take action necessary to
               insure quality performance.
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Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

14.   Order      Inspectional Serv. & Board of Health     158562
                 require White Sport 2, 520 Medford       Adopted
                 St. to remove grease barrels from
                 the walkway between Medford St. and
                 Fiske Ave. as defined within.
15.   Order      Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     158563
                 require owners of 522-528 Medford St.    Adopted
                 to clean & maintain the rear yard of
                 their property.
16.   Order      Inspectional Serv. inquire as the        158564
                 intentions of owner of empty lot         Adopted
                 adjacent to Powder House Pub at corner
                 of Rogers Ave. and respond in writing.
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
17.   Citation   Honoring Richard W. Pye                  158565 POP
18.   Order      Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     158566
                 take necessary action to rectify the     Adopted
                 improper disposal & storage of refuse
                 at 202 Highland Ave.
19.   Order      City Solicitor draft an Ordinance        158567
                 pertaining to full liquor licenses as    Adopted
                 defined within.
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio & Cappello
20.   Order      A representative from the Police Dept.   158568
                 attend next BOA meeting on Feb. 23,      Adopted
                 1994 to present an update on the
                 Community Policing Program.

Submitted by Aid. Cappello & Johnson
21.   Order      Chief of Police increase patrols in the 158569
                 area of Walnut & Pearl Sts. especially Adopted
                 during weekends.
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Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Cappello & Johnson
22.   Order    Chief of Police notify Ward 1 & 4       158570
               Community Policing Officers to patrol   Adopted
               the area of Walnut, Pearl & Oilman Sts.
               due to the recent incidents.
Submitted by Aid. Taylor and Koty
23.   Order     Inspectional Serv. enforce Code of       158571
                Ordinances relative to illegal use of    Adopted
                vacant lot at corner of Highland Ave.
                & Central St.

Submitted by Aid. Taylor. Corrigan & Connolly
24.   Order     The Mayor reconsider the further         158572
                reduction of the Asst. Clerk of Comm.    Failed
                salary as defined within.
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                               None
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

25.   Requesting trans, of avail. FY95 funds of          158573
      $15,000.00 from Data Processing O.M. acct. to      Finance
      P.S. acct.
26.   Requesting trans, of avail, funds of $8,000.00     158574
      from Ex. Human Serv. P.S. acct. to a new Capital   Finance
      Outlay Line.
27.   Requesting approval for supplemental approp. from 158575
      FY95 Free Cash of $1,000.00 for Ex. Animal        Finance
      Control O.M. acct.
28.   Submitting OHCD's request to submit to HUD its     158576
      1995 consolidated plan.                            OHCD

29.   Requesting approval to amend contract 95-107 with 158577
      PRINS Recycling Corp.                             Rules Susp
                                                        Approved
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Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

30.   Submitting for approval a declaration of surplus   15B578
      goods for the Fire Dept.                           Finance

31.   Submitting for review a copy of a letter sent to   158579
      Mr. Arenella Re: a BOA resolution of Jan. 26,      PDF
      1995

      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Peter M. Brown,    158580
      79 Washington St., Newton to full-time Asst.       Rules Susp,
      City Solicitor for one year.                       Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Catherine M.       158581
      Esposito, 9 Wyoming Rd., Newton as part-time       Rules Susp
      Asst. City Solicitor for one year.                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Janet B, Fogel,    158582
      211 Montrose St., Auburndale as part-time asst.    Rules Susp
      City Solicitor for one year.                       Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

35.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joan E. O'Connor, 158583
      2 Longfellow Rd., Camb. as part-time asst.        Rules Susp
      City Solicitor for one year.                      Appt.
                                                        Confirmed

36.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Charles F.         158584
      Haverty, III, 228 Powder House Blvd., Som. as      Rules Susp
      full-time asst. City Solicitor.                    Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
37.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Richard Brescia,   158585
      126 Ridge Rd., Arlington to Chairman of Board      Rules Susp
      of Assessors for three years.                      Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
38.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Robert Greeley,    158586
      38 Edge Hill Rd., Arlington to the Board of        Rules Susp,
      Assessors for three years.                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

39.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Marie Santamaria, 158587
      47 Oliver St., Som. to the Recreation Comm.       Conf. of
                                                        Appts.
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Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

40.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Tony Alibrandi,    158588
      224 Willow Ave., Som. to the Recreation Comm.      Conf. of
                                                         Appts.
41.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Attorney Thomas    158589
      Fothergill, 2 Gould St., Medford to the            Conf. of
      Recreation Comm.                                   Appts.
42.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Brian Langton,     158590
      100 Cross St., Som. to the Recreation Comm.        Conf. of
                                                         Appts.
43.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Harold             158591
      Mitchitson, 297 Grove Row, Medford to the          Conf. of
      Recreation Comm.                                   Appt s.
44.   Requesting Conf. of re-appt. of Agnes Bacci, 75    158592
      Myrtle St., Som. to the Council on Aging Board     Rules Susp,
      of Directors.                                      Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Mildred Fay, 114   158593
      Highland Ave., Som. to the Council on Aging        Rules Susp,
      Board of Directors.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Alice Maestri,     158594
      114 Highland Ave., Som. to the Council on Aging    Rules Susp.
      Board of Directors.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joseph Butler,     158595
      28 Francesca Ave., Som. to the Board of Trustees   Rules Susp,
      of the Public Library.                             Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
48.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Margaret Grogan,   158596
      59 Preston Rd., Som. to the Board of Trustees of   Rules Susp
      the Public Library.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
49.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Luci Spinale,      158597
      436 Broadway, Som. to the Board of Trustees of     Rules Susp,
      the Public Library.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
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Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
50.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Nora Stackpole,    158598
      45 Pennsylvania Ave., Som. to the Board of         Rules Susp.
      Trustees of the Public Library.                    Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

51.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Mary Mclssac,      158599
      25 Highland Ave., Som. to the Board of Trustees    Rules Susp.
      of the Public Library.                             Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
52.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Lillian Riley,     158600
      P.O. Box 441364, Som. to the Board of Trustees     Rules Susp.
      of the Public Library.                             Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
53.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Mary Cassesso,     158601
      2 Bigelow St., Som. to the Som. Affordable         Rules Susp.
      Housing Trust Fund.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Kevin Gatlin, 212 158602
      Elm St., Som. to the Som. Affordable Housing      Rules Susp
      Trust Fund.                                       Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joseph Medeiros,   158603
      10 Pitman St., Som. to the Som. Commission for     Rules Susp
      Person with Disabilities.                          Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joseph Keane,      158604
      8 Campbell Park, Som. to the Som. Commission for   Rules Susp,
      Persons with Disabilities.                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Gina Zonghetti,    158605
      9 Sewall St., Som. to the Fair Housing Comm.       Rules Susp
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

58.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.      158606
      Items (59-79), recommends Item (59), Should be     Accepted as
      approved as amended, Items (60-76), Should be      Submitted
      approved, Items (77-78), be POF and Item
      (79), Should not be approved.
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Report of Committee on Conf. of Appts. Cont'd:

59.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Mark Medeiros, 14     158530 TFC
      Roosevelt Towers, Camb., MA & Christine Guelpa,    Mark's Appt.
      9 Trull St., Som., MA to the position of Fire      Confirmed
      Fighter in the Som. Fire Dept.                     Only

60    Submitting the appt. of Joseph R. Macaluso, 55     158502 TFC
      Hudson St., Som., MA as Asst. Clerk of Comm.       Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

61.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Albert T.          158254 TFC
      Darling, 66 Fayette St., Cambridge, MA as a        Confirmed
      Constable Appt. for 1994/1995.
62.   Regarding the convening of Municipal Adv. Bd.      158504 TFC
      to review proposed C.O.L.A. for exempt employees   Approved
      & appointing 3 member of that board as defined
      within.
63.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Burton Mark        158505 TFC
      Malkofsky, 185 I St., South Boston, MA as          Appt.
      Constable for 1995.                                Confirmed

64.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Sally M. Hoyt,     158506 TFC
      221 West St., Reading, MA as Constable for 1995.   Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

65.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick L.       158507 TFC
      Mangone, 8 Doane Rd., Medford, MA as Constable     Appt.
      for 1995.                                          Confirmed

66.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Paul F. Mangone,   158508 TFC
      8 Doane Rd., Medford, MA as Constable for 1995.    Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

67.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick C.       158509 TFC
      Banks, 6 Pearson Ave., Som., MA as Constable for   Appt.
      1995.                                              Confirmed

68.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Pasquale E.        158510 TFC
      DeFeo, Jr., 89 Byron St., E. Boston, MA as         Appt.
      Constable for 1995.                                Confirmed
69.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John R. Connors,   158511 TFC
      100 Highland Ave., Som., MA as Constable for       Appt.
      1995.                                              Confirmed
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Report of Committee on Conf. of Appts. Cont'd:

70.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Stacia T.         158512 TFC
      Connors, 100 Highland Ave., Som., MA as Constable Appt.
      for 1995.                                         Confirmed
71.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Ronald M.          158513 TFC
      DiGiorgio, 11 Marrett Rd., Burlington, MA as       Appt.
      Constable for 1995.                                Confirmed
72.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of William A. Jones, 158515 TFC
      51 Dania St., Boston, MA as Constable for 1995.   Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
73.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Dan Costa, 93      158516 TFC
      Kidder Ave., Som., MA as a regular "Architect"     Appt.
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                 Confirmed
74.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Marianne Galvin,   158517 TFC
      62 Curtis St., Som., MA as an alternate "Citizen   Appt.
      Member" of the Historic Preservation Comm.         Confirmed
75.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Barbara            158518 TFC
      Kingsbury, 952 Broadway, Som., MA as regular       Appt.
      "Architect" of the Historic Preservation Comm.     Confirmed
76.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Margen Kelsey, 7     158520 TFC
      Henry Ave., Som., MA as the "City Planner" member Appt.
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                Confirmed
77.   Requesting confirmation of appt. of Roger Rosen, 157941 TFC
      5 Evergreen Ave., Som., to the Human Rights Comm. POF
78.   Requesting Conf. of appt. of Joyce Shallah, 21     158009 TFC
      Packard Ave., Som. as Asst. Clerk of Comm.         POF
79.   Requesting conf. of appt. Darryl J. McCauley, 101 158514 TFC
      Wright St., Arlington, MA as Constable for 1995. Denied

80.   Report of Committee on Finance Items (81-90),      158607
      recommends Item (81), To be split, Items           Accepted
      (82-86) Should be approved and Items (87-90),      as Submitted
      be POP.
81.   Submitting a request for BOA approval for the      156141 TFC
      declaration of certain real property as sur-       Block "E"
      plus as defined within.                            Approved
                                                         Only
                                                         31

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                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

82.   Requesting a supplemental approp. of $20,000.00    158246
      for Executive Adm. (Neighborhood Improvement       Lay on
      Council).                                          Table
83.   Regarding Disposition of property located at 29    158439 TFC
      Jackson Rd.                                        Approved
84.   Regarding Disposition of property located at 210   158440 TFC
      Highland Ave.                                      Approved
85.   Requesting transfer of $3,500.00 from Emergency    158500 TFC
      Mgmt. O.M. acct. to Fire Dept. P.S. acct.          Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POF
85a. Order      "               "                   ».   158608
                                                         Adopted
86.   Requesting approval for use of avail, funds of     158501 TFC
      $4,857.00 from the School Dept. to pay prior       Ace. Order
      year salary of Marie Boudreau.                     Adopted POF
86a. Order                                               158609
                                                         Adopted
87.   Requesting approval for an appropriation for FY94 156565 TFC
      $20,000.00 for Executive Dept. acct.ft 1031-57863. POF
88.   Comm.     Mass Dept. of Revenue certifying free    158103 TFC
                cash funds as of July 1, 1994 for the    POF
                City of Somerville to be $3,844,791.00
89.   Regarding the convening of Municipal Adv. Bd.      158504 TFC
      to review proposed C.O.L.A. for exempt employees   POF
      & appointing 3 member of that board as defined
      within.
90.   Requesting approval to amend contract 95-017 with 158350 TFC
      PRINS Recycling Corp. for an additional three     POF
      years.
91.   Report of Committee on License & Permits Items    158610
      (92-97), recommends Item (92), Should be approved Accepted
      approved w/conditions and Items (93-97), Should   as Submitted
      be approved.
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                                                          Disposition

Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Cont'd:

92.   Petition   Parkway Service Center, 395 Alewife      158473 TFC
                 Brook Parkway to convert two full        Pet. Granted
                 service pumps to self service.           W/Oonditions

93.   Petition   Pool Table License (1), T.R. Rose's      158384 TFC
                 d/b/a T.J- Snookers, 518 Somerville      Pet. Granted
                 Ave.
94.   Petition   1995 (new) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd    158450 TFC
                 Cl., Auto Repair, Used Cars, 36          Pet. Granted
                 Broadway
95.   Petition   Korobkin Assoc. to install two 12 inch   158537 TFC
                 granite steps at 120 Beacon St.          Pet. Granted
96.   Petition   Sign, Joseph Marfione, 179 Washington    158538 TFC
                 St.                                      Pet. Granted
97.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd 158539 TFC
                 Cl., Hawkins St. Auto Service, Inc.,    Pet. Granted
                 9 Hawkins St.

98.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items    158611
       (99-102), recommends Items (99-100), Should be     Accepted
      approved & Items (101-102), Should be approved      as Amended
      w/amendments.
99.   Ordinance regulating the use of the BOA Chambers    158476 TFC
                and Committee Room.                       Ordained
                                                          (VETOED)

100. City Solicitor submitting Proposed Ordinance         157893 TFC
     prohibiting sale of spray paint in response          Ordained
     to BOA order.
101. Proposed Ordinance amending the Code of Or-          158173 TFC
     dinances regarding licenses for the sale of wine     Unfinished
     and malts.                                           Business

102. Comm.       Planning Director Re: Proposed amend- 158544 TFC
                 ment to revise zoning map at Draw Seven Approved
                 Park as described within.

103. Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking Item     158612
     (104), recommends Item (104), Should be approved. Accepted
                                                       as Submitted
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Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking Cont'd:

104. Mayor's    Submitting for review and approval       158191 TFC
     Comm.      a proposed deed & site plan for          Approved
                acceptance/widening of Mystic Ave.

                COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

105. James J. Bretta, Executive Director of OHCD         158613
     advising the BOA of the rejection of low bidder     POF
     as defined within.
106. Somerville Retirement Board requesting BOA to       158614
     adopt Ch. 235 of the Acts of 1994 regarding         Leg. Matters
     the rights of certain Firefighters and Police
     Officers.
107. Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158615
     March 1, 1995 at 7:30PM on the appeals of Robert POF
     Joseph, 33 Belmont St. & Christos Poutahides,
     378 Highland Ave.
                           NEW BUSINESS

108. Petition   Somerville City Club to hold a Road      158616
                Race on April 9, 1995 at 10AM, route     Rules Susp.
                defined within.                          Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class
109. Petition   Domenic Fabrizio d/b/a Fabrizio Auto     158617
                Sales, 290R Somerville Ave.              L &. P
110. Petition   Spring Hill Auto Body, 534 Somerville    158618
                Ave.                                     L & P
111. Petition Green Automotive, Inc., 85 Foley St.       158619
                                                         L & P
112. Petition Mingal Ignition, 28 Marshall St            158620
                                                         L & P
113. Petition   Union Gulf, 231 Washington St.           158621
                                                         L & P
114. Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealer   158622
                License, Union Automotive, 37 Mystic     L & P
                Ave.
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                                                        Disposition

New Business Cont'd:
115. Comm.     Comm. Mass Highway Dept. requesting      158623
               permission to use Aldermanic Chambers    L & P
               for a public hearing on the design
               stage of Cedar St. bridge.

116. Notice of Claim - Julie Manley                     158624 POF

117. Supplemental Notice of Claim - Henry Hogan         158625 POF

Documents Received After 2PM

Submitted by Aid. Ciampa
118. Order    Dog Officer appear at the next BOA        158626
              meeting on 2/23/95, relative to the       Adopted
              situation at 14 Auburn Ave.

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
119. Order    DPW supply to the BOA the names of        158627
              those City employees receiving new        Adopted
              vehicles.
TFC on Legislative Matters

120. Submitting a Home Rule Petition increasing the     158072 TFC
     number of licenses for beer and wine in the City   Unfinished
     of Somerville.                                     Business

121. Ordinance Amending the Somerville Code of Ord.     158073 TFC
               regarding the sale of beer and wine      Unfinished
               in restaurants.                          Business


Reconsideration filed by Aid. Abruzzio on all Financial
Orders However, failed on voice vote.
Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.
                               A True Copy Attest

                               Arthur B. McCue
                               City Clerk
                                                            35
                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING
                          February 23, 1995
                          *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158628
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Maryann C. Cappello,
           Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce, Helen
           Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio, John M.
           Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-President
           Richard Johnson and President John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS

                                 None
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                        AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Entire Board
1.   Citation    Honoring Stacey Dellanno for her out-   158629
                 standing academic & athletic            Adopted
                 achievements at Somerville High School.
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
2.   Order       Notices to Public Officials relative       158630
                 to low-level radioactive waste and         Adopted
                 Fiscal 1996 tax levy limit for
                 Somerville.

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
3.   Order       Traffic & Parking Comm. enforce the        158631
                 permit parking restrictions on George      Adopted
                 St.
Submitted by Aid. Cappello

4.   Order       Sponsoring Paula Stuart, Director of       158632
                 Housing Re: Group Homes.                   Adopted
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                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont/d:
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo

4a.   Order    City Adm. to send a letter to Human     158633
               Serv. on behalf of BOA requesting       Adopted
               a moratorium on establishing additional
               group homes as defined within.
Submitted by Aid. Cappello

5.    Ordinance Amending Ord. 1995-1 Re:   Spray         158634
                Painting                                 Rules Susp.
                                                         Ordained
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

6.    Order     Director of Communications report on     158635
                the progress of adding the Portuguese    Adopted
                T.V. Station RTPI to the basic sub-
                scriber cable package and report in
                writing prior to 3/23/95 BOA meeting.

7.    Order    Director of Traffic & Parking monitor     158636
               the progress of the Davis Sq. Theater     Adopted
               renovation and report back to BOA.
8.    Order    Inspectional Serv. review the property 158637
               at 22 Milton St. for building or zoning Adopted
               violations and report findings in
               writing as soon as possible.
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio & Cappello
9.    Order    Sponsoring a representative of the        158638
               Somerville Police Dept. to discuss        Adopted
               Community Policing Program.
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

10.   Proposed Ordinance amending the Somerville Code    158173
      of Ordinances regarding licenses for the sale of   Ref Back
      wine & malt. (Home Rule Petition, 158072)          to Leg.
                                                         Matters
11.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00    158246
      for Executive Adm. {Neighborhood Improvement       Remain on
      Council).                                          Table
                                                         37

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                                                         Disposition

                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

12.   Submitting a veto message on Doc. #158476 Re:      158639
      Ordinance regulating the use of BOA Chambers       Veto
      & Committee Room.                                  Override
13.   Submitting for approval, the proposed TIP Project 158640
      for redevelopment of 120 Beacon St.               Housing &
                                                        Comm. Dev
14.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Mark Ardolino, 1      158641
      Carver St., Som. as a member of the Somerville     Conf of
      Recreation Comm.                                   Appts.
15.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Paul Driscoll, 8     158642
      Illinois Ave., Som. as a member of the Somerville Conf. of
      Recreation Comm.                                  Appts.
16.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Kathleen Tobin, 59    158643
      Sunset Rd., Som. as a member of the Somerville     Conf. of
      Recreation Comm.                                   Appts.
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
17.   Report of Committee on Finance Items (18-21),      158644
      Recommends all Items Should be Approved.           Accepted as
                                                         Submitted

18.   Mayor's   Requesting trans. of avail. funds of     158574 TFC
      Comm.     $8,000.00 from Ex. Human Serv. P.S.      Acc. Order
                acct. to a new Capital Finance Outlay    Adopted POF
                Line.
18a. Order                                               158645
                                                         Adopted
19.   Mayor's   Submitting for approval a declaration    158578 TFC
      Comm.     of surplus goods for the Fire Dept.      Approved
2 0. Mayor's    Requesting trans, of avail. FY95 funds   158573 TFC
     Comm.      of $15,000.00 from Data Processing O.M   Acc. Order
                acct. to Finance P.S. acct.              Adopted POF
20a. Order                                               158646
                                                         Adopted
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                                                           Disposition

Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

21.    Mayor's    Requesting approval for supplemental     158575 TFC
       Comm.      approp. from FY95 Free Cash of           Ace. Order
                  $1,000.00 for Ex. Animal Control O.M.    Adopted POF
                  acct.
2la. Order                                                 158647
                                                           Adopted
22     Report of Committee on Housing & Community Dev.     158648
       Items (23-27), Recommends Item (23), Should be      Accepted as
       Approved & Items (24-27) be POP.                    Submitted
23     Mayor' s   Submitting OHCD's request to submit to   158576 TFC
       Comm.      HUD, its 1995 consolidated plan.         Ace. Order
                                                           Adopted POF
23a. Order                                                 158576A
                                                           Adopted
24.    Mayor' s   Submitting a request for BOA con-        155070
       Comm.      sideration of the acquisition of 34      TFC POF
                  Allen St. by the City.
2 5.   Comm.      Report of Planning Bd. on amendment to   148843
                  Zoning Ord. and Zoning Map.              TFC POF
26.    Ordinance Amendment to Ord. 1990-5.                 152802 TFC
                                                           POF
27.    Comm.      Planning Bd. Re: Union Sq. Interim       148749
                  Planning District.                       TFC POF
28.    Report of Committee on L & P Items (29-39),         158649
       Recommends Item (29), Ref. back to Comm., Items     Accepted
        (30-31), Should not be Approved and Items          as Submitted
        (32-39), Should be Approved.
1995 (New) Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class

29.    Petition   Sam's Auto Sales, 28 Hinckley St.        158028 TFC
                                                           & Ref back
                                                           to L & P

30.    Petition   WMP Auto, 32 Hinckley St.                158202 TFC
                                                           Not Granted
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                                                           Disposition

Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class

31.    Petition   M & M Auto Sales, 32 Hinckley St.        158460 TFC
                                                           Not Granted

32.    Petition   Domenic Fabrizio d/b/a Fabrizio Auto     158617 TFC
                  Sales, 290R Somerville Ave.              Pet. Granted
33.    Petition   Spring Hill Auto Body, 534 Somerville    158618 TFC
                  Ave.                                     Pet. Granted

34.    Petition   Green Automotive, Inc., 85 Foley St.     158619 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
35.    Petition   Mingal Ignition, 28 Marshall St.         158620 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted

36.    Petition   Union Gulf, 231 Washington St.           158621 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted

37.    Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealer   158622 TFC
                  License, Union Automotive, 37 Mystic     Pet. Granted
                  Ave.

3 8.   Comm.      Comm. Mass Highway Dept. requesting      158623 TFC
                  permission to use Aldermanic Chambers    Approved
                  for a public hearing on the design
                  stage of Cedar St. bridge.
39.    Petition   Sign, Robin Peevey, 81 Holland St.       158157 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted

                  COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

                                 None
                             NEW BUSINESS
40.    Constable Bond - John Connors                       158650
                                                           Rules Susp
                                                           Approved

41.    Constable Bond - Stacia Connors                     158651
                                                           Rules Susp
                                                           Approved
                                                          40

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

42.   Constable Bond - William Jones                      158652
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved
43.   Petition   Somerville Boxing Club to hold a         158653
                 Canning Drive on May 5,6 & 7, 1995       Rules Susp.
                 at various locations in the City.        Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class

44.   Petition   Somerville Auto Transport Serv., Inc.    158654
                 d/b/a Automotive Transport Serv., 40     L & P
                 Joy St.
45.   Petition   All Rite Auto, Inc., 38 Medford St.      158655
                                                          L & P
46.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Lie.,    158656
                 3rd Cl., Somerville Auto Transport       L & P
                 Serv., Inc. d/b/a Automotive Transport
                 Serv., 40 Joy St.
47.   Notice of Claim - Marilyn Griffin                   158657 POF
48.   Notice of Claim - John Sheridan                     158658 POF
49.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Marilyn Griffin      158659 POF

50.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Julie Manley         158660 POF
Documents Received After 2PM

Submitted bv Aid. Cappello
51.   Order      Police report to BOA number of           158661
                 accidents on 1-93 since July 1994        Adopted
52.   Order      Fire Dept. report to the BOA on the      158662
                 accidents responded to on 1-93 in the    Adopted
                 carpool lane.
53.   Order      Community of Housing & Comm. Dev,        158663
                 deliberate to consider the feasibility   Adopted
                 of imposing regulations on group homes
                                                       41




Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.
                             A True Copy Attest

                             Arthur B. McCue
                             City Clerk
                                                            42

                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock
                           REGULAR MEETING

                             March 9, 1995


                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158664
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                           PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition    Ray's Servicenter, Inc. to convert two     158665
                 full service pumps to self service at      L & P
                 325 Alewife Brook Parkway
2.   Petition    RBA Corp., d/b/a Powder House Pub for      158666
                 pool table license at 682-686 Broadway     L & P
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Corriaan
3.   Order       That Ordinance 1995-2 Re: Usage of         158667
                 Aldermanic Comm Room be forwarded to       Adopted
                 the Law Dept. for review.
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
4.   Citation    Honoring Police Officer William Nolan      158668
                                                            Adopted

5.   Resolve     Davis Sq. Task Force members consider      158669
                 and discuss the possibility of the         Adopted
                 Cutter Sq. neighbors group being part
                 of their next scheduled meeting in
                 April.
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                                                           Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

6.    Order      DPW Comm. install trash container in     158670
                  and around Davis Sq. as defined within. Adopted

7.    Order      Director of OHCD report on the progress 158671
                 of the play structure replacement
                 program at Kenney Park as defined
                 within.
Submitted by Aid. Halloran
8.    Order      Inspectional Serv. monitor hall rentals 158672
                 in the City to insure proper Police     Adopted
                 Details.

Submitted by Aid. Joyce
9.    Resolution In recognition of the Celebration of      158673
                 the 174th Anniversary of Greek            Adopted
                 Independence

Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
10.   Citation   Honoring Somerville School Nurse Marie    158674
                 Hazlett                                   POF
Submitted bv Aid. Abruzzio & Cappello
11.   Order      Joe Foti, head of the Water Dept.         158675
                  appear at the March 23, 1995 BOA meet-   Adopted
                  ing to discuss digital water meter
                  program.
                          UNFINISHED BUSINESS

12.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00      158246
      for Executive Adm. (Neighborhood Improvement         Remain
      Council).                                            on Table
                      COMMUNICATIONS   FROM MAYOR

13.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp.       158676
      for FY95 Free Cash of $45,000.00 for Personnel       Finance
      O.M. acct.
                                                         44

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Mayor"s Communications Cont'd:

14.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp.     158677
      from FY95 Free Cash of $25,000.00 for Personnel    Finance
      O.M. acct.

15.   Requesting approval for the use of avail. FY95     158678
      funds of $7,080.00 in the School Dept. to pay a    Rules Susp.
      FY94 Invoice.                                      Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP
15a. Order                                               158679
                                                         Adopted
16.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp.     158680
      from Free Cash of $1,045.00 for City Clerks O.M    Rules Susp.
      acct. (book binding).                              Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POF
16a. Order                                               158681
                                                         Adopted

17.   Requesting the adoption of Ch. 235 of the Acts of 158682
      1994 Re: the rights of certain Firefighters &     Leg. Matters
      Police Officers.

18.   Submitting for approval a schedule of relevant     158683
      dates for the 1995 elections.                      Leg. Matters
19.   Requesting approval for the proposed date of       158684
      Tuesday, Oct. 3, 1995 for the preliminary          Leg. Matters
      Election.
20.   Requesting conf. of appt. of the following as      158685
      Firefighters with the Somerville Fire Dept.,       Conf. of
      Rodolfo Revilla, 139 Lowell St., Som., and         Appts.
      Abelardo Roman, 6 Cypress St., Som.
21.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Antoinette Franklin, 158686
      9 Moreland St., Som. to the Fair Housing Comm.    Conf. of
                                                        Appts.
22.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joseph E. McCain, 158687
      96 Ossipee Rd., Som. as a Constable for 1995.     Rules Susp
                                                        Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition

Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
23.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick W.       158688
      MacDonald, 10 Manning St., Roslindale as           Rules Susp.
      Constable for 1995.                                Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

24.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the month of March      158689
      1995 as "American Red Cross Month".                POP
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

25.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.      158690
      Items (26-36), Recommends all items Should be      Accepted
      approved.                                          as Submitted
26.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Sandy Isenstadt, 29   158519 TFC
      Francesca Ave., Som., MA as the "Architectural     Appt.
      Historian" member of the Historic Preservation     Confirmed
      Comm.
27.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Jean Carroon, 74      158521 TFC
      Powder House Blvd., Som., MA as an alternate       Appt.
      "Architect" of the Historic Preservation Comm.     Confirmed

28.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Todd Kaplan, 44      158522 TFC
      Kidder Ave., Som., MA as the "Real Estate Lawyer" Appt.
      member of the Historic Preservation Comm.         Confirmed

29.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Gregory McQuade, 73 158523 TFC
      Cedar St., Som., MA as alternate "Citizen Member" Appt.
      of the Historic Preservation Comm.                Confirmed
      Requesting conf. of appt. of Alan Wiswall, 39      158525 TFC
      Paulina St., Som., MA as an alternate "Citizen     Appt.
      Member" of the Historic Preservation Comm.          Confirmed

31.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Marie Santamaria, 158587 TFC
      47 Oliver St., Som. to the Recreation Comm.       Appt.
                                                        Confirmed

      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Tony Alibrandi,    158588 TFC
      224 Willow Ave., Som. to the Recreation Comm.      Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

      Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Attorney Thomas    158589 TFC
      Fothergill, 2 Gould St., Medford to the            Appt.
      Recreation Comm.                                   Confirmed
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                                                          Disposition

Report of Committee on Conf. of appts. Cont'd:

34.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Brian Langton,      158590 TFC
      100 Cross St., Som. to the Recreation Comm.         Appt.
                                                          Confirmed

35.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Harold              158591 TFC
      Mitchitson, 297 Grove Row, Medford to the           Appt.
      Recreation Comm.                                    Confirmed

36.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Kathleen Tobin, 59     158643 TFC
      Sunset Rd., Som. to the Recreation Comm.            Appt.
                                                          Confirmed

37.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits, Items    158691
      (38-40) , Recommends all items Should be approved   Accepted
                                                          as Submitted

1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class

38.   Petition All Rite Auto, Inc., 38 Medford St.        158655 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

39.   Petition   Somerville Auto Transport Serv., Inc.    158654 TFC
                 d/b/a Automotive Transport Serv., 40     Pet. Granted
                 Joy St.

40.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Lie.,    158656 TFC
                 3rd Cl., Somerville Auto Transport       Pet. Granted
                 Serv., Inc. d/b/a Automotive Transport
                 Serv., 40 Joy St.

41.   Report of Committee on Youth Services. No Papers    158692
                                                          POP

                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

42.   Licensing Commission Re: Confiscation of illegal 158693
      gaming devices by the Somerville Police Dept.    POF

43.   Municipal Advisory Board Re:   Salary Adjustments   158694
                                                          Finance

                            NEW BUSINESS

44.   Constable Bond - Frederick Banks                    158695
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

New Business Cont'd:

45.   Constable Bond - Burton Malkofsky                   158696
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved

46.   Constable Bond - Frederick Mangone                  158697
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
47.   Constable Bond - Paul Mangone                       158698
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved

48.   Petition   Sign, The Modern Brewer Co., Inc., 99    158699
                 Dover St.                                L & P
49.   Petition   Somerville Lodge of Elks to hold a Road 158700
                 Race on March 26, 1995 at 10AM route    Rules Susp.
                 defined within.                        Pet. Granted
50.   Petition   College Ave. Methodist Church to hold a 158701
                 Palm Sunday Procession on April 9, 1995 Rules Susp.
                 from 9AM to 10AM route defined within. Pet. Granted
51.   Petition   Somerville Little League to hold         158702
                 Opening Day Parade on April 22, 1995     Rules Susp.
                 at 9:30AM route defined within.          Pet. Granted

52.   Petition   Leonard Carmichael Society of Tufts      158703
                 University to hold 32nd annual "kids     Rules Susp.
                 Day" on April 22, 1995 from 9AM to 4PM   Pet. Granted
                 at Tufts Campus.
53.   Petition   Solari-Train AMVETS Post #4 to hold      158704
                 annual Clover Drives on May 13th &       Rules Susp.
                 20th, 1995 and Nov. 4th & 18, 1995       Pet. Granted
                 at intersection of McGrath Hwy. &
                 Broadway

54.   Petition   Harvard Comm. Health Plan to hold a      158705
                 Healthfest at the Davis Sq. Plaza on     L & P
                 Holland St. on May 20, 1995 from 11AM
                 to 3PM

55.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.    158706
                 68 From: Alpal Transportation, Inc.,     T & P
                 To: K and T Transportation, Inc.
                                                          48

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Billiard/Pool Table Licenses:

56.   Petition Davis Sq. Bowladrome, Inc., 45 Day St      158707
                                                          L & P
57.   Petition   Khoury's State SPA, 118-120 Broadway     158708
                                                          L & P
58.   Petition Good Times Billiards, Inc., 30             158709
               Sturtevant St.                             L & P
1995 Renewal Junk Dealers Licenses:

59.   Petition   Atlas Junk Co., 475 Columbia St.         158710
                                                          L & P
60.   Petition   Guber & Sherman, 60 Cross St.            158711
                                                          L & P
61.   Petition   Prospect Iron & Steel Co., 40 Bennett    158712
                 St.                                      L & P
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
62.   Petition   Brown & Flaherty Funeral Directors, 265 158713
                 Washington St., for not more than 15    L & P
                 vehicles.
63.   Petition   Robert Souza, 40 Joy St., for not more   158714
                 than 44 vehicles.                        L & P
64.   Petition   General Auto Serv., 181 McGrath Hwy.,    158715
                 for not more than 35 vehicles.           L & P
65.   Petition GCP Auto Repair, 508 Somerville Ave.,      158716
               for not more than 6 vehicles.              L & P
66.   Petition   La Hacienda Restaurant, 10-14 Ward St., 158717
                 for not more than 50 vehicles.          L & P
67.   Petition   Urban Equity Development Co., 55-59     158718
                 Day St., 108-112-118 Dover St., for not L & P
                 more than 70 vehicles.
68.   Petition   Urban Equity Development Co., 7-9 and    158719
                 11-13 Herbert St., for not more than     L & P
                 20 vehicles.
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                                                         Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
69    Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop License, William 158720
                 E. Whalen, 311 Somerville Ave.          L & P
70    Comm.      Somerville Auxiliary Police inviting    158721
                 BOA to their awards ceremony on March   POP
                 15, 1995 at 7:30PM at the Public Safety
                 Building, 220 Washington St.
71.   Notice of Claim - Ann Marie Calabresi              158722 POP
72.   Notice of Claim - Adelson DeOliveira               158723 POP
73.   Notice of Claim - Catherine T. Kulesza             158724 POP
74.   Notice of Claim - Lewis West                       158725 POP
75.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Adelson DeOliveira 158726 POP
76.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Catherine T.        158727 POP
      Kulesza
77.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - John Sheridan       158728 POP
78.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Lewis West          158729 POP
Documents Received after 2PM
Submitted bv Aid. Halloran
79.   Order      Director of Traffic & Parking review   158730
                 the one way signs on Newbury St. and   Adopted
                 Clarendon Ave. and make them more
                 visible.
80.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters        158731
                                                        Accepted
                                                        as Submitted
81.   Submitting a Communication regarding a removal    158248 TFC
      of the Chief of Police and Fire Chief from        Not Approved
      Civil Service.
82.   Ordinance Amending the Zoning Ord. restricting     157314 TFC
      Biotechnology Research to IP & IPA Districts.      POP
                                                          50

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Cont'd:

83.   Petition   Pursuant to MGLA Ch. 40A and Son.        155212 TFC
                 Zoning Ord. for proposed amendment to    POP
                 Zoning Map of the City.

84.   Ordinance Amending Ordinance pertaining to dis-     155664 TFC
                patching public safety communications.    POF
85.   Order      BOA Comm. on Legislative Matters         155860 TFC
                 consider amending the City Charter.      POF
86.   Order      Resubmitting the Home Rule Petition      154513 TFC
                 relative to the membership of the Som.   POF
                 Licensing Comm.
TFC on Conf. of Appts.

87.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Cheryl Faulkner        158526 TFC
      Ciardi, 8 Beacon St., Som. as a member of the       Appt.
      Som. Art s Counc i1.                                Confirmed

88.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Diane Wortis, 108      158528 TFC
      Powder House Blvd., Som. as a member of the Som.    Appt.
      Arts Council.                                       Confirmed

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
89.   Resolution That the BOA join the Mayor & the City 158732
      of Cambridge in an action challenging a decision Adopted
      of the Cambridge Board of Zoning Appeals as
      described within.



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.
                                A True Copy Attest


                                City Clerk
                                                            51

                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING

                            March 23, 1995
                           *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158733
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           president Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                           PUBLIC HEARINGS
                                 None
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                        AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Cappello & Abruzzio

1.   Order       Joe Foti to address the BOA concerning 158734
                 water meter reader installation program Lay on Table

Submitted by Aid. Corrigan
2.   Order       City Solicitor provide information         158735
                 relative to the legal measures which       Adopted
                 must be complied for a private way
                 to become a public St.
Submitted by Al. Johnson
3.   Order       DPW Comm. have collapse sewer located      158736
                 at corner of Chester Ave. & Cross St.      Adopted
                 replaced.
4.   Order       School Dept. & Supt. Argenziano take       158737
                 immediate action to clean & maintain       Adopted
                 the school yard at East Som. Comm.
                 School
                                                        52

                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition

Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly

5.    Order   Sealer of Weights & Measures conduct a    158738
              survey of the number of self serv. gas    Adopted
              pumps presently operating in the City
              & report back to BOA
6.    Order    Inspectional Serv. inspect abandoned     158739
               property at 2-4 Elm Court and provide    Adopted
               a written report as defined within
7.    Order   Hwy. Comm. replace uplifting sidewalk     158740
               on Windsor Ave.                          Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
8.    Order   Traffic & Parking replace Partridge       158741
              Ave. street sign                          Adopted
9.    Order   Traffic & Parking replace Henderson       158742
              St. street sign                           Adopted
10.   Order    Traffic & Parking replace Hayden Terr.   158743
               street sign                              Adopted
11.   Order   Traffic & Parking replace Nashua St.      158744
              street sign                               Adopted

12.   Order   Traffic & Parking replace Cedar St.       158745
              street sign                               Adopted
13.   Order   Traffic & Parking replace Linden Ave.     158746
              street sign                               Adopted
14.   Order   Traffic & Parking replace faded "do not 158747
              enter" sign on Rogers Ave.              Adopted
15.   Order   Inspectional Serv. inspect premises at    158748
              83 Albion St. for violations of auto      Adopted
              repair business customers parking on
              the sidewalk

16.   Order   Inspectional Serv. notify BOA of any    158749
              requests for permits at 32 Hinckley St. Adopted
                                                           53

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                                                           Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Kotv

17.   Order      Traffic & Parking enforce the No Park-    158750
                 ing on sidewalk Ordinance at & around     Adopted
                 83 Albion St.

Submitted by Aid. Halloran
18.   Order      Youth Serv. Comm. determine if            158751
                  Recreation Dept. has a booklet listing   Adopted
                  activities available to the youth of
                  the City as defined within.
Submitted by Aid. Corriaan & Johnson
19.   Citation   Commending Sgt. Michael Devereaux for     158752
                 saving a life of Feb. 12, 1995.           Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Connolly. Abruzzio. Corriaan & Joyce
20.   Order      City Solicitor draft an amendment to      158753
                 the Ordinance regulating to road race     Adopted
                 as defined within.
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
21.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00      158246
      for Executive Adm. (Neighborhood Improvement         Remain
      Council).                                            on Table
                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

22.   Requesting the approval for trans, of                158754
      $53,000.00 from School Dept. B & G, O.M. acct.       Rules Susp.
      to Treasurer/Collector, O.M. acct.                   Ace. Order
                                                           Adopted POP

22a. Order       "              "                          158755
                                                           Adopted
23.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds of 158756
      $19,000.00 from Board of Assessors P.S. Salaries Finance
      to a new O.M. line.
                                                         54

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

24.   Requesting approval of BOA by a roll call vote     158757
      for the acceptance of (24) Optech III P Eagle      Rules Susp.
      voting machines.                                   Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP
24a. Order                                               158758
                                                         Adopted
25.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John J. Raso,      158759
      15 Connecticut Ave., Som. as Constable for 1995    Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
26.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John L.           158760
      Paglierani, 579 Lincoln Ave., Saugus as Constable Rules Susp.
      for 1995.                                         Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
27.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Gerald O. Jodrey, 158761
      1 Devonshire Pi., Boston as Constable for 1995.   Rules Susp.
                                                        Appt.
                                                        Confirmed

28.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Berlin Haynes      158762
      21 Elmwood St., Som. as Constable for 1995.        Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
29.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Francis A. Conole,    158763
      22 Hunting St., Camb. as Constable for 1995.       Conf. of
                                                         Appt s.
30.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Sandy Francis, Jr.,   158764
      88 Raymond Ave., Som. as Constable for 1995.       Conf. of
                                                         Appts.
31.   Requesting the following promotions in the Fire    158765
      Dept., John Memory to Deputy Chief & John          Conf. of
      Sordillo to District Chief.                        Appts.
32.   Proclamation - Proclaiming March 25, 1995 as       158766
      "Greek Independence Day".                          POP
33.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the week of April       158767
      10, 1995 as "National Community Development"       POP
      Week".
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
34.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.       158768
      Items (35-36), Recommends Items (35), Should be     Accepted
      Approved & Items (36) be referred back to Comm.     as Submitted
35.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of the fol-    158685 TFC
      Comm.       lowing individuals to the Fire Dept.    Appt. of
                  Rodolfo Revilla & Abelardo Roman        R. Revilla
                                                          Only
36.   Not Used
37.   Report of Committee on Finance Items (38-42),       158769
      Recommends Items (38-41), Should be approved &      Accepted
      Item (42), Should not be approved                   Accepted
                                                          as Submitted
38.   Mayor's    Requesting trans, of $108,719.00         158400 TFC
      Comm.      from Contingency-Salaries to the         Ace. Order
                 Depts. & Accts. as defined within.       Adopted POP
38a. Order                                                158770
                                                          Adopted
39.   Submitting an Ordinance providing salary adjust-    158401 TFC
      ments for non-union personnel.                      Ordained
      Mayor's    Requesting approval for a supplemental   158676 TFC
      Comm.      approp. for FY95 Free Cash of $45,000.   Ace. Order
                 for Personnel O.M. acct.                 Adopted POF
      Order                                               158771
                                                          Adopted
41.   Comm.      Municipal Advisory Board Re:   Salary    158694 TFC
                 Adjustments.                             Approved
42.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for a supplemental   158677 TFC
      Comm.      approp. from FY95 Free Cash of           Not
                 $25,000.00 for Personnel O.M. acct.      Approved
43.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items    158772 TFC
      (44-49), Recommends Items (44-48), Should be        Accepted
      approved & Item (49), Should not be approved.       as Amended
44.   Comm.      Re: Proposed amendment to revise zon-    158545 TFC
                 ing map at Assembly Sq.                  POF
                                                         56

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition

Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Cont'd:

45.   Comm.      Retirement Bd. requesting adoption of   158614 TFC
                 Ch. 235 of the Acts of 1994 regarding   Approved
                 certain firefighters & police officers.

46.   Mayor's    Submitting for approval a schedule of   158683 TFC
      Comm.      revelvant dates for 1995 elections      approved
47.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for the proposed    158684 TFC
      Comm.      date of Oct. 3, 1995 for the            Approved
                  Preliminary Election.

48.   Ordinance That the Zoning Map be amended for      158546
                certain properties as described within. Lay on Table

49.   Not Used

50.   Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Items 158773
      (51-66), Recommends Items (51-65), Should be      Accepted
      approved & Item (66), Should not be approved      as Submitted
51.   Petition Ray's Servicenter, Inc., 325 Alewife    158665 TFC
               Brook Pkwy. to convert two full service Pet. Granted
               pumps to self service.
52.   Petition Sign, The Modern Brewer Co., Inc., 99     158699 TFC
               Dover St.                                 Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Billiard/Pool Table Licenses:

53.   Petition Davis Sq. Bowladrome, Inc., 45 Day St.    158707 TFC
                                                         Pet.Granted
54.   Petition Good Times Billiards, Inc., 30            158709 TFC
                Sturtevant St.                           Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Junk Dealers Licenses:

55.   Petition   Atlas Junk Co., 475 Columbia St.        158710 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
56.   Petition   Guber & Sherman, 60 Cross St.           158711 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
57.   Petition   Prospect Iron & Steel Co., 40 Bennett   158712 TFC
                 St.                                     Pet. Granted
                                                          57

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:

58.   Petition   Brown & Flaherty Funeral Directors, 265 158713 TFC
                 Washington St., for not more than 15    Pet. Granted
                 vehicles.
59.   Petition   Robert Souza, 40 Joy St., for not more   158714 TFC
                 than 44 vehicles.                        Pet. Granted
60.   Petition   General Auto Serv., 181 McGrath Hwy.,    158715 TFC
                 for not more than 35 vehicles.           Pet. Granted
61.   Petition   GCP Auto Repair, 508 Somerville Ave.,    158716 TFC
                 for not more than 6 vehicles.            Pet. Granted
62.   Petition   La Hacienda Restaurant, 10-14 Ward St., 158717 TFC
                 for not more than 50 vehicles.          Pet. Granted
63.   Petition   Urban Equity Development Co., 55-59     158718 TFC
                 Day St., 108-112-118 Dover St., for not Pet. Granted
                 more than 70 vehicles.

64.   Petition   Urban Equity Development Co., 7-9 and    158719 TFC
                 11-13 Herbert St., for not more than     Pet. Granted
                 20 vehicles.

65.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop License, William 158720 TFC
                 E. Whalen, 311 Somerville Ave.          Pet. Granted
66.   Petition   Harvard Comm. Health Plan to hold a      158705 TFC
                 Healthfest at Davis Sq. Plaza on May     & Ref back
                                                          to L & P
66a. Petition    Khoury's State SPA, 118-120 Broadway     158708 TFC
                                                          Denied
                 COMMUNICATIONS   FROM CITY OFFICERS

67.   Chairman of Charter Commission submitting the       158774
      Proposed revision to the City Charter               Let. Matters
68.   Sgt. Michael Devereaux, Police Dept. requesting     158775
      review and update of Ordinance 1969-12 Re:          Leg. Matters
      towing of vehicles in the city.
                                                          58

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Communications From City Officers Cont'd:

69.   Director of Planning submitting report of           158776
      proposed zoning amendment Re: 880-886 Broadway      Lay on
                                                          Table
70.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158777
      April 5, 1995 at 6PM on the appeals of Thomas     POP
      Sutherland, 29-31 Richardson St., Avelino Luis,
      31 Florence St. & Umberto Frasca, 34-36 Putnam
      Rd.
                            NEW BUSINESS
71    Drain-layer's Bond - Cali Corp.                     158778
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
72.   Drain-layer's Bond - Kiewit/Kenny                   158779
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
73.   Petition   Freight Line Airport Serv., Inc., for   158780
                 a permit to use a portion of 1-93 to    L & P
                 transport people to Logan International
                 Airport.
74.   Petition   U.S. Veterans Vietnam ERA to hold a      158781
                 Canning Drive on April 20, 21, 22, 23,   L & P
                 1995 at locations defined within.
75.   Petition   Dawne Herlihy to hold a Canning Drive    158782
                 on April 1 & 2, 1995 as locations        Rules Susp.
                 defined within.                          Pet. Granted
76.   Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table License (2),     158783
                 Holiday Inn, 30 Washington St.           L & P
77.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Dealer License,        158784
                 Philip Jacobson, Inc., 486 Columbia      L & P
                 St.
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
78.   Petition Martha DiTucci, 147 Highland Ave., for     158785
               not more than 15 vehicles.                 L & P
79.   Petition   World Truck Lease, 843-845 McGrath       158786
                 Hwy., for not more than 40 vehicles.     L & P
                                                         59

                                                         Doc . No .
                                                         Disposition

New Business Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
80.   Petition   Yellow Cab of Somerville, 24-30         158787
                 Marshall St., for not more than 50      L & P
                 vehicles.

81.   Petition USA Auto Repair, 377 Summer St., for      158788
               not more than 8 vehicles.                 L & P
82.   Petition Green Automotive, Inc., 85 Foley St.      158789
                for not more than 40 vehicles.           L & P

1995 Renewal Junk Shop Licenses:
83.   Petition   The Salvation Army, 483-485 Broadway    158790
                                                         L & P
84.   Petition Gold Etc., II, Inc., 14 McGrath Hwy.      158791
                                                         L & P
85.   Petition   Creighton J. Benham, 108 Beacon St.     158792
                                                         L & P
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses:
86.   Petition   Ideal Engine Rebuilders, Inc., 49 Day   158793
                 St.                                     L & P
87.   Petition Walnut Hill Auto Body, Inc., 235 Lowell 158794
               St.                                     L & P
88.   Petition   Tony's Motor Sales, 360 Medford St.     158795
                                                         L & P

1995 Renewal Taxi Stands:
89.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 30 Washington St., 158796
                (3) stands                             T & P

90.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 49 White St. (2)     158797
                stands                                   T & P

91.   Petition Yellow Cab of Somerville, Inc., 295       158798
               Broadway (5) stands                       T & P
92.   Petition   Green Cab Co., Inc., 295 Broadway       158799
                  (5) stands                             T & P
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                                                         Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Taxi Stands:

93.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 1 Davis Sq.          158800
                (5) stands                               T & P

94.   Petition   Everett City Council requesting the     158801
                 approval of a Resolution supporting     POP
                 "The Senior Citizen Housing Safety
                 Acts of 1995".
95.   Notice of Claim - Joseph E. Faretra                158802
                                                         POP
Documents Received After 2PM
96.   Order      Traffic & Parking replace the street    158803
                 sign on Charles Ryan Rd.                Adopted
97.   Report of Committee on Housing & Community Dev     158804
                                                         Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
97a. Mayor's     Submitting for approval the proposed    158640 TFC
     Comm.       TIP Project for redevelopment of 120    Approved
                                                         W/Resolution
98.   Report of Committee on Youth Services              158805
                                                         Accepted
                                                         as Submitted

Submitted by Aid. Corrigan
99.   Order      Housing Director present to the BOA     158806
                 the report regarding the location of    Adopted
                 group homes as defined within.
TFC on Legislative Matters
100. Comm.       Submitting an amendment to the Zoning   158378
                 Map for Assembly Sq.                    Ordained

101. Ordinance Amending the Code of Ord. regarding       158173 TFC
               licenses for the sale of wine & malt      & ref back
                                                         to Leg.
                                                         Matters
                                                        61

                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition

TFC on Legislative Matters

102. Petition   Home Rule Petition increasing the       158072 TFC
                number of licenses for beer and wine.   & ref back
                                                        to Leg.
                                                        Matters




Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.



                    A true copy attest

                    Arthur B. McCue
                    City Clerk
                                                          62

                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                          REGULAR MEETING
                          April 13, 1995
                         *****************
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called       158807
the roll:
Present:   Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann C. Cappello, Stanley
           M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce, Helen Corrigan,
           Grace A. Abruzzio, John M. Connolly, James F.
           Halloran and President John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition   Pool Table License (2), Candelinos        158808
                Continental Cafe, Inc., 445-449           L & P
                Somerville Ave.
2.   Petition   Transfer of Garage License From:           158809
                William Ford To: Jean Chery & Renil       L & P
                Wyzard at 37 Mystic Ave., for not more
                than 6 vehicles.

3.   Petition   Transfer of Garage License, A & W         158810
                Foreign Motors From: 47 Webster Ave.      L & P
                To: 45 Webster Ave., for not more
                than 16 vehicles.
                  ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                      AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Entire Board
4.   Citation   Honoring Jason Castle for his heroism     158811
                at a fire in Somerville High School on    POF
                March 7, 1995

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio. Buonomo, Corriaan & Ciampa
5.   Resolution City Clerk send a letter of support to 158812
               the Citizen Flag Alliance supporting    Adopted
               a constitutional amendment prohibiting
                physical desecration of the U.S. flag
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Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio & Kotv

6.    Order      Inspectional Serv. communicate with      158813
                 B & M Railroad officials to request      Adopted
                 they cease idling their diesel engines
                 in early morning hours between 5AM-
                 7AM in Vernon St. area.
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv & Taylor
7.    Order      Traffic & Parking inform BOA in writing 158814
                 as to reason for moving the bus stop    Adopted
                 from corner of Central St. & Highland
                 Ave. as defined within.
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
8.    Citation    Honoring Sarah Wilson on her 100th      158815
                 Birthday                                 POP
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
9.    Order      Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     158816
                 inspect property at 103-109 Gilman St.   Adopted
                 & cite property owner for code
                 violations as defined within.

10.   Order      Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     158817
                 inspect property at 102-106 Walnut St.   Adopted
                 & enforce Ordinance relative to early
                 disposal of trash.

11.   Order      Police Dept. patrol the areas around    158818
                 the East Som. Comm. School where cross- Adopted
                 ing guards are stationed for speed-
                 ing motor vehicles both in the
                 morning & afternoons
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
12.   Citation   Honoring Elaine M. O'Callaghan on her    158819
                 outstanding contribution to public       POP
                 education
13.   Order      Highway Dept. repair catch basin at      158820
                 332 Highland Ave.                        Adopted
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                                                         Disposition

Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

14.   Order    Highway Dept. take all necessary          158821
               measures to sweep & clean Whipple St.     Adopted
               (between Highland Ave. & Willow Ave.)
               on a regular basis & report back in
               to BOA in writing.

15.   Order    Inspectional Serv. & Board of Health    158822
               conduct joint inspections at 102 Willow Adopted
               Ave. citing the absentee property
               owner for any and all building or
               health code violations.

16.   Order    Traffic & Parking enforce permit park-    158823
               ing on Highland Ave. between Hancock      Adopted
               St.
               & Willow Ave. & respond to petition
               contained within.

17.   Order    Traffic & parking repair pedestrian       158824
               signal activator at College Ave. &        Adopted
               Morrison Ave. adjacent to West Branch
               Library.

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
18.   Order    Police Dept. Traffic Division set up      158825
               speed traps on Lowell St. between         Adopted
               Highland Ave. & Medford St., randomly
               between the hours of SAM-8PM.

19    Order    Traffic & Parking investigate the         158826
               possibility of posting signage to slow    Adopted
               traffic on Lowell St.

20    Order    Traffic & Parking add additional signs    158827
               on Highland Rd. prohibiting heavy         Adopted
               traffic.
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS

21.   Order    Joe Foti to address the BOA concerning 158734
               water meter reader installation program TFC POP
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                                                         Disposition
Unfinished Business Cont'd:

22.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00    158246
      for Executive Adm. {Neighborhood Improvement       Remain
      Council).                                          on Table
23.   Ordinance That the Zoning Map be amended for       158546
                certain properties as described within   Remain
                                                         on Table
24.   Director of Planning submitting report of          158776
      proposed zoning amendment Re: 880-886 Broadway     Remain
                                                         on Table
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
25    Submitting an Ordinance amending sec. 11-72 Re:    158828
      specifications for poles                           Leg. Matters
26    Requesting permission to make available for a      158829
      longer than 3 year lease agreement of the          Leg. Matters
      property defined within.                           & Finance
27    Informing the BOA that the DPW has rejected all    158830
      bids for Traffic & Parking Dept. Renovation        PDF
      Project
28    Proclamation - Proclaiming the month of April as   158831
      "Fair Housing Month"                               POF
29    Proclamation - Proclaiming April 16-22, 1995 as    158832
      "Tuftonia's Week"                                  POF

30    Proclamation - Proclaiming April 23-30, 1995       158833
      as "Days of Remembrance"                           POF

                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

31    Report of Committee on Finance Items (32-33),      158834
      Recommends Item (32), Should be approved & Item    Accepted
      (33), Referred to Chief Assessor                   as Submitted

32    Mayor's   Requesting approval for trans, of        158756 TFC
      Comm.     avail, funds of $19,000.00 from Board    Ace. Order
                of Assessors P.S. Salaries to a new      Adopted POF
                O.M. acct.
32a. Order                                               158835
                                                         Adopted
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Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

3 3.   Comm.      State Rep. Patricia Jehlen regarding     157251 TFC
                  Elderly Abatements of Water Bills.       Ref to Chief
                                                           Assessor
34.    Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Items 158836
       (35-49), Recommends Items (35-48), Should be      Accepted
       approved & Item (49), Should be approved          as Submitted
       W/Conditions
35.    Petition   Harvard Comm. Health Plan to conduct     158705 TFC
                  a Healthfest at the Davis Sq. Plaza on   Pet. Granted
                  Holland St. on May 20, 1995 from 11AM
                  to 3PM

36.    Petition   U.S. Veterans Vietnam ERA to hold a      158781 TFC
                  Canning Drive on April 20, 21, 22, 23,   Pet. Granted
                  1995 at locations defined within.
37.    Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table License (2),     158783 TFC
                  Holiday Inn, 30 Washington St.           Pet. Granted
38.    Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Dealer License,        158784 TFC
                  Philip Jacobson, Inc., 486 Columbia      Pet. Granted
                  St.

1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
39.    Petition   Martha DiTucci, 147 Highland Ave., for   158785 TFC
                  not more than 15 vehicles.               Pet. Granted
40.    Petition   World Truck Lease, 843-845 McGrath       158786 TFC
                  Hwy., for not more than 40 vehicles.     Pet. Granted
41.    Petition   Yellow Cab of Somerville, 24-30          158787 TFC
                  Marshall St., for not more than 50       Pet. Granted
                  vehicles.
42.    Petition   USA Auto Repair, 377 Summer St., for     158788 TFC
                  not more than 8 vehicles.                Pet. Granted

43.    Petition   Green Automotive, Inc., 85 Foley St.     158789 TFC
                  for not more than 40 vehicles.           Pet. Granted
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                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Junk Shop Licenses:

44.   Petition   The Salvation Army, 483-485 Broadway    158790 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

45.   Petition Gold Etc., II, Inc., 14 McGrath Hwy.      158791 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
46.   Petition   Creighton J. Benham, 108 Beacon St.     158792 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses:
47.   Petition   Ideal Engine Rebuilders, Inc., 49 Day   158793 TFC
                 St.                                     Pet. Granted

48.   Petition   Tony's Motor Sales, 360 Medford St.     158795 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

49.   Petition   Freight Line Airport Serv., Inc., for   158780 TFC
                 a permit to use a portion of 1-93 to    Ref to City
                 transport people to Logan International Solicitor
                 Airport.
50.   Report of Committee on Youth Services, No Papers   158837
                                                         POP
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

51.   City Solicitor responding to a BOA order (158753) 158838
      re: road race ordinance                           Leg. Matters

52.   City Solicitor responding to BOA order (158735)    158839
      Re: Procedure for converting a private way to      Leg. Matters
      a public way

53.   Director of Housing submitting a response to       158840
      the board order regarding group homes.             POF

54.   Board of Health requests permission to set up     158841
      tables in Davis Sq. on April 28, 1995 from 1PM to Rules Susp.
      4PM in connection with National Infant            Pet. Granted
      Immunization Week.

55.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158842
      April 19, 1995 at 7:30PM on the appeals of H.     POF
      Alan Liles, 1 Fitchburg St. Unit C104, Kevin
      Emery, 10-11 Elmwood Terr. & Chang Shing Tofu,
      Inc., 24 Lake St.
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                                                          Disposition
Communications From Citv Officers Cont'd:

56.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed.    158843
      May 3, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of 155         POF
      Highland Ave. Realty Trust, 155 Highland Ave. &
      Carol Kouyoumjian, 378B Highland Ave.
                            NEW BUSINESS

57.   Petition   Canning Drives for the benefit of the    158844
                 family of Deana Cremins on April 15,     Rules Susp.
                 17, 1995 from SAM to 3PM at locations    Pet. Granted
                 defined within.
58.   Petition   HomeFirst Charitable Corp. to hold a     158845
                 Community Fair on June 10, 1995 from     L & P
                 10AM to 7PM at Tufts University
                 Softball Field.
59.   Petition   Oakes Plimpton to hold Somerville        158846
                 Farmers Market every Wednesday from      L & P
                 June 14 thru Oct. 25, 1995 at Day
                 St. parking lot also would like
                 permission for more space in lot.

60.   Petition   Parade Permit, Somerville Allied         158847
                 Veterans Council on May 28, 1995 from    Rules Susp.
                 1PM to 2:30PM route defined within.      Pet. Granted
61.   Petition   Road Race, Somerville City Club on       158848
                 June 11, 1995 at 10AM route defined      L & P
                 within.
62.   Petition   Nynex & New England Telephone for        158849
                 easements at five locations in the       Leg. Matters
                 city as defined within.                  & City
                                                          Solicitor

63.   Petition   Somerville Garden Club to hold a Plant   158850
                 Sale on the High School Concourse on     L & P
                 May 13, 1995 from 9AM to 4PM.
64.   Petition   Sign, Salve Regina Market, 366 Mystic    158851
                 Ave.                                     L & P

65.   Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table License, (1)     158852
                 Senrac Inc., d/b/a Club III, 596-608     L & P
                 Somerville Ave. also would like (2)
                 additional tables
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                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

66.   Petition   1995 Renewal for extended hours of       158853
                 operation, Kee Kar Lau Restaurant,       L & P
                 1158 Broadway.
67.   Petition   1995 Renewal Lodging House License,      158854
                 Caspar, Inc., 16 Highland Ave.           L & P
68.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,      158855
                 2nd Cl., Tommy's Used Cars, 595          L & P
                 Somerville Ave.
69.   Petition   1995 Transfer of Used Car Dealers Lie., 158856
                 2nd Cl., Union Sq. Auto Sales, 290R     L & P
                 Somerville, MA
70.   Petition   1995 (New) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd    158857
                 Cl., Khoury Auto Sales, Inc., 395        L & P
                 Alewife Brook Parkway.
1995 Renewal Junk Dealers Licenses:
71.   Petition   Talewsky Enterprises, 508 Columbia St.   158858
                                                          L & P
72.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 480       158859
                 Columbia St.                             L & P
73.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop Lie.,William      158860
                 Lumsden, 33 Beacon St.                   L & P
1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
74.   Petition Somerville Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 66         158861
                                                          T & P
75.   Petition Milman, Inc., Med. No. 85                  158862
                                                          T & P
76.   Petition Brista Transportation, Inc., Med. No       158863
               91                                         T & P
77.   Petition   King Transportation, Co., Inc., Med.     158864
                 No. 70                                   T & P
78.   Petition Ronald Patalano, Inc., Med. No. 83         158865
                                                          T & P
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                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:

79.   Petition Gaeta Trans., Co., Inc., Med. No. 84       158866
                                                          T & P
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:

80.   Petition   Boston Edison Co., 101 Linwood St.,      158867
                 for not more than 100 vehicles.          L & P
81    Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 494       158868
                 Columbia St., for not more than          L & P
                 15 vehicles.
82    Petition Nissenbaum7s Auto Parts, Inc., 500         158869
               Columbia St., for not more than            L & P
                51 vehicles.
83    Comm       From Alpal Transportation, Inc., wishes 158870
                 to withdraw petition (158706) Re:       T & P
                 Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med No.
                 68

84    Comm       Somerville Allied Veterans Council       158871
                 submitting a resolution honoring Capt.   Leg. Matters
                 Andrew Capuano, Sr.                      & City
                                                          Solicitor
85    Comm.      From the Neighborhood Improvement        158872
                 Council regarding unfunded proposal      Finance
                 requests.

86.   Notice of Claim - Claudia K. McKeon                 158873 POP
87.   Notice of Claim - Roberta Poltorak                  158874 PDF
88.   Supplemental Notice Claim - Ann Marie Calabresi     158875 POP
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo. Cappello & Taylor
89.   Order      That the DPW paint and illuminate all    158876
                 signs indicating "Welcome to             Adopted
                 Somerville".

90.   Order      Highway Dept. clean the Veterans         158877
                 Cemetery on Somerville Ave.              Adopted
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                                                          Disposition

Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:
91.    Report of Committee on Legislative Matters         158878
                                                          Accepted
                                                          as Submitted

92.    Mayor's   Submitting a veto message on Doc.        155139
       Comm.     154993 Ordinance Re: amending Auto       TFC POP
                 matic Amusement Devices.

93.    Mayor's   Re:   City Residency Requirements        152396
       Comm.                                              TFC POF
94.    Mayor's   Submitting a proposed Ordinance Re:      155666
       Comm.     door to door solicitation in the City    TFC POF

95.    Comm.     Human Serv. Director Re: The             155976
                 Development of the Human Rights Comm.    TFC POF
96.    Mayor's   Requesting trans, of $108,719.00 from    158400
       Comm.     Contingency-Salaries to depts. within.   TFC POF

9 7.   Comm.     Bert Switzer re:   employment            158214
                 termination                              TFC POF

98.    Mayor's   Requesting approval of Home Rule Pet-    156216
       Comm.     ition Authorizing the Placing of Liens   TFC POF
                 on Certain Properties in the City
99.    Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.      158879
                                                          Accepted
                                                          as Submitted

100. Mayor's     Requesting conf. of appt. of Mark        158530 TFC
     Comm.       Medeiros & Christina Guelpa to the Som   C. Guelpa
                 Fire Dept.                               Appt.
                                                          Confirmed

101. Mayor's     Requesting conf. of appt. of Sandy       158764 TFC
     Comm.       Francis, Jr., 88 Raymond Ave., Som. as   Appt.
                 Constable for 1995.                      Confirmed

102. Mayor's     Requesting the following promotions      158765 TFC
     Comm.       in the Fire Dept., John Memory to        Appts.
                 Deputy Chief & John Sordillo to          Confirmed
                 District Chief.
                                                                    ^
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                                                      Disposition

Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:
Report of Committee on Conf. of Appts. Cont'd:

103. Mayor's   Requesting conf. of appt. of Rodolfo   158685 TFC
     Comm.     Revilla & Abelardo Roman to the Som.   A. Roman
               Fire Dept.                             Appt.
                                                      Confirmed



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.



                    A true copy attest

                    Arthur B. McCue
                    City Clerk
                                                            73
                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING
                           April 27, 1995
                          *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158880
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, John M. Connolly,
           James F. Halloran, Vice-president Richard
           Johnson and President John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS
1.   Petition    Transfer of Garage License from: A & M 158881
                 Auto Repair To: Sun Auto Repair, 47    L & P
                 Webster Ave., for not more than 16
                 vehicles.
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo

2.   Order       That the intersection of Temple St. &      158882
                 Jaques St. be designated as Deanna         Adopted
                 Cremin Square
Submitted by Aid. Johnson
3.   Order       DPW Comm. repair sidewalk/street sink-     158883
                 hole at 72 Mt. Vernon St.                  Adopted
4.   Order       Supt. of Inspectional Serv. inspect     158884
                 property at 103-105 Washington St.      Adopted
                  (County Auto Repair) for violations of
                 licensing conditions relative to
                 vehicle repair license & used car deal-
                 ers, 2nd Cl., license & report to L & P
                 Comm. on potential for revocation for
                 such licenses
5.   Order       City Solicitor report to BOA on powers     158885
                 of license revocation of delinquent        Adopted
                 property tax scofflaws
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                                                          Disposition

Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Johnson

6.    Order      Chief of Police & Traffic & Parking      158886
                 take all necessary measures to ensure    Adopted
                 pedestrian safety on Washington St.
                 adjacent to Cobble Hill area
7.    Order      Traffic & Parking report on the status 158887
                 of feasibility study for fully          Adopted
                 functional traffic lights at Washington
                 St. and the Cobble Hill Complex
8.    Order      DPW Comm. clean up chemical spill on     158888
                 Tufts St. adjacent to Post 388 parking   Adopted
                 lot

9.    Order      DPW provide extra street cleaning        158889
                 services in Walnut/Oilman Street area    Adopted
                 between Medford & Pearl Sts. as needed
Submitted by Aid. Koty
10.   Citation   Honoring Michael Ciampa for his          158890
                 service & dedication to Somerville       POP
                 Youth Hockey League
11.   Citation   Honoring Al Fernandes for his            158891
                 service & dedication to Somerville       POP
                 Little League

12.   Order      Traffic & Parking erect a "Slow Down     158892
                 Bike Path" sign on both sides of Cedar   Adopted
                 St. at bike path
13.   Order      Inspectional Serv. order Ehide Corp. to 158893
                 clean & remove all debris including old Adopted
                 trucks from property on Warwick St.

14.   Order      Parks Dept. replace & extend the fence 158894
                 on Cedar St. side of Trum Field        Adopted

15.   Order      Traffic & Parking explore the            158895
                 feasibility of placing a traffic light   Adopted
                 at intersection of Hinckley St. &
                 Broadway
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                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Taylor

16.   Order     Supt. of Highways repair sidewalk at     158896
                14 Gibbons St.                           Adopted
17.   Order     Supt. of Lights & Lines replace street   158897
                light lamp at 17 Monmouth St.            Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Abruzzio

18.   Order     B & M Railroad Officials to discontinue 158898
                the running of diesel engines before    Adopted
                7AM on Vernon St. area of railroad
                tracks
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

19.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00    158246 TFC
      for Executive Adm. (Neighborhood Improvement       Sc Sec. 15
      Council).                                          by Aid.
                                                         Corrigan

20.   Ordinance That the Zoning Map be amended for       158546 TFT
                certain properties as described within   & Ref. Back
                                                         to L & P
21.   Director of Planning submitting report of          158776 TFT
      proposed zoning amendment Re: 880-886 Broadway     & Ref. Back
                                                         to L & P
                     COMMUNICATIONS   FROM MAYOR

22.   Requesting trans, of avail, funds of $2,915.00     158899
      from Council on Aging P.S. acct. to Capital acct   Finance

23.   Requesting approval for a permit for the           158900
      Somerville Comm. for Women to hold their annual    Rules Susp.
      "Women Say No To Violence" march & rally on May    Pet. Granted
      16, 1995
24.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Paul Carey, 81     158901
      Farragut Rd., Boston as Constable for 1995         Rules Susp
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

25.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the week of May 8-13,   158902
      1995 as "Ames Manufacturing Week"                  POF
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                                                          Disposition

Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
26.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the week of May          158903
      21-27, 1995 as "National Public Works Week"         POP

27.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the week of May          158904
      14-20, 1995 as "Bike To Work Week"                  POF
28.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the week of May          158905
      1-6, 1995 as "Local Government Week"                POF
                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

29.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items    158906
      (30-32), Recommends Item (30) Should be approved    Accepted
      & Items (31-32) Should be referred back to          as Submitted
      committee
30.   Mayor's    Requesting permission to make avail-     158829 TFC
      Comm.      able for a longer than 3 year lease      Approved
                 agreement of the property defined
                 within
31.   Comm.      Chairman of Charter Comm. submitting     158774 TFC
                 the proposed revision of the City        Place on
                 Charter                                  Table for
                                                          Public
                                                          Hearing

32.   Petition   Nynex & New England Telephone for ease   158849 TFC
                 ments at five locations in the City as   Place on
                 defined within                           Table for
                                                          Public
                                                          Hearing
33.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items     158907
      (34-53), Recommends Items (34-49), Should be        Accepted
      approved Items (50-51) Should be approved           as Submitted
      as amended Item (52) Should not be approved
      & Item (53) Should be POF
34.   Petition   HomeFirst Charitable Corp. to hold a     158845 TFC
                 Community Fair on June 10, 1995 from     Pet. Granted
                 10AM to 7PM at Tufts University
                 Softball Field.
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                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:
35.   Petition   Oakes Plimpton to hold Somerville        158846 TFC
                 Farmers Market every Wednesday from      Pet. Granted
                 June 14 thru Oct. 25, 1995 at Day
                 St. parking lot also would like
                 permission for more space in lot.

36.   Petition Road Race, Somerville City Club on         158848 TFC
               June 11, 1995 at 10AM route defined        Pet. Granted
               within.
37.   Petition   Somerville Garden Club to hold a Plant   158850 TFC
                 Sale on the High School Concourse on     Pet. Granted
                 May 13, 1995 from 9AM to 4PM.

38.   Petition Sign, Salve Regina Market, 366 Mystic      158851 TFC
               Ave.                                       Pet Granted
39.   Petition   1995 Renewal for extended hours of       158853 TFC
                 operation/ Kee Kar Lau Restaurant,       Pet. Granted
                 1158 Broadway.
40.   Petition   1995 Renewal Lodging House License,      158854 TFC
                 Caspar, Inc., 16 Highland Ave.           Pet. Granted
41.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,      158855 TFC
                 2nd Cl., Tommy's Used Cars, 595          Pet. Granted
                 Somerville Ave.

1995 Renewal Junk Dealers Licenses:

42.   Petition   Talewsky Enterprises, 508 Columbia St.   158858 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
43.   Petition Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 480         158859 TFC
               Columbia St.                               Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
44.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 494       158868 TFC
                  Columbia St., for not more than         Pet. Granted
                  15 vehicles.
45.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 500       158869 TFC
                 Columbia St., for not more than          Pet. Granted
                 51 vehicles.
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                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:

46.   Petition   A & M Foreign Motors for transfer of     158810 TFC
                 Garage Lie., From: 47 Webster Ave.       Pet. Granted
                 To: 45 Webster Ave.

47.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop, Lie.,           158860 TFC
                 William Lumsden, 33 Beacon St., for not Pet. Granted
                 more than 16 vehicles

48.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Lie.,      158867 TFC
                 Boston Edison, 101 Linwood St., for not Pet. Granted
                 more than 100 vehicles

49.   Petition   Pool Table License (2), Candelinos       158808 TFC
                 Continental Cafe, Inc., 445-449          Pet. Granted
                 Somerville Ave.
50.   Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table License, Senrac 158852 TFC
                 Inc., d/b/a Club III, 596-608           Pet. Granted
                 Somerville Ave., also want              as Amended
                 (2) additional tables

51.   Petition   Transfer of Garage Lie., From: William 158809 TFC
                 Ford To: Jean Chery & Renil Wyzard, 37 Pet. Granted
                 Mystic Ave., for not more than 6       as Amended
                 vehicles
52.   Petition   1995 (new) Used Car Dealers Lie.,        158857 TFC
                 Khoury Auto Sales, Inc., 395 Alewife     Not Approved
                 Brook Pwy.
53.   Petition   Pool Table License (2), RBA Corp.,       158666 TFC
                 d/b/a Powder House Pub, 682-686          POP
                 Broadway

                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
54.   City Solicitor responding to BOA Order (158871)     158908
      Re: Proposed Resolution naming intersection of      POP
      Highland Ave. & School St. Captain Andrew
      Capuano, Sr. Square
55.   OHCD submitting for approval a sec. 108 Loan        158909
      Guarantee Program application                       Leg Matters
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                                                         Disposition
Communications From Citv Officers Cont'd:

56.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158910
      May 17, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Sur-Lock PDF
      Self Storage, 39R Medford St. & Liberty Mutual
      Medical Service, 5 Middlesex Ave.

                            NEW BUSINESS

57.   Constable Bond - Frederick W. MacDonald            158911
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

58.   Constable Bond - Berlin Haynes                     158912
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

59.   Constable Bond - Albert T. Darling                 158913
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

60.   Constable Bond - John J. Raso                      158914
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved
61.   Constable Bond - John Paglierani                   158915
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

62.   Drain-layer's Bond - John J. Holly, Inc.           158916
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

63.   Drain-layer's Bond - George Robbins Co., Inc.      158917
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

64.   Drain-layer's Bond - P.T. Kelley, Inc.             158918
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

65.   Petition   Logan Post VFW #6800 to conduct their   158919
                 annual Poppy Drives on May 25, 26       Rules Susp.
                 & 27, 1995 from SAM to 8PM              Pet. Granted

66.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Lie.,      158920
                 George Eleftherakis, 453 Somerville     L & P
                 Ave., for not more than 6 vehicles
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                                                         Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
67.   Petition   1995 (New) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd   158921
                 C1-, Townline, 38 Broadway              L & P

68.   Petition   1995 Renewal Agent's or Sellers Motor   158922
                 Vehicle Lie., 1st Cl., Herb Chambers,   L & P
                 259 McGrath Highway

69.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,     158923
                 2nd Cl., UMP Corp/United Motors,        L & P
                 188-190 Broadway

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses
70.   Petition Carole's Trans., Inc., Med. No. 69        158924
                                                         T & P
71.   Petition Madkep Trans., Inc., Med. No. 64          158925
                                                         T & P
72.   Petition R.D.K.S. Trans., Inc., Med. No. 41        158926
                                                         T & P
73.   Petition Memorial Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 79          158927
                                                         T & P
74.   Petition Maticic, Inc., Med. No. 81                158928
                                                         T & P
75.   Petition S.L.S. Transportation, Inc., Med. No.     158929
                76                                       T & P
76.   Petition J.J.S. Transportation, Inc., Med. No.     158930
                75                                       T & P
77.   Petition Harry's Cab Co., Med. No. 48              158931
                                                         T & P
1995 Renewal Junk Shoo Licenses

78.   Petition   Roland's Jewelry, 315 Broadway          158932
                                                         L & P
79.   Petition   Londontowne Galleries, 380 Somerville   158933
                 Ave.                                    L & P
80.   Notice of Claim - Mary Kocol                       158934
                                                         POP
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Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
81.   Order     Tufts University Inter Greek Council     158935
                be permitted to hold the renewal of      Rules Susp.
                their annual block Party on Professors   Pet. Granted
                Row between Curtis St. & Packard Ave .
                on April 28, 1995 from 2-8PM
Submitted b   Aid. Cappello
82.   Order     Inspectional Serv. & Planning Bd. up-    158936
                date the Board on the details of the     Adopted
                special permit which was granted to
                ABJ Auto Repair on 255-261 Pearl St.
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
83 . Order      Inspectional Serv. inspect the prop-     158937
                erty on Chandler St. opposite William    Adopted
                St.
TFC on Legislative Matters
84.   Comm.     Somerville Allied Veteran Council sub-   158871 TFC
                mitting a resolution honoring Capt .     Approved
                Andrew Capuano, Sr.


Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.




                          A true copy attest


                          Arthur B. McCue
                          City Clerk
                                                            82

                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING
                            May 11, 1995
                          *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         158938
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                           PUBLIC HEARINGS
1.   On the order of Chairman of Legislative Matters       158774
     Committee for public input on the proposed           Leg. Matters
     revision of the Somerville City Charter
2.   Unfinished Business, on Petition of Nynex for 5        158849
     easements in the City of Somerville at certain         Approved as
     locations defined within.                              Amended
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                        AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo & Cappello
3.   Resolution On behalf of the Entire Board honoring 158939
                the memory of Deanna Cremin            Adopted
Submitted bv Aid. Corrioan
4.   Resolve     BOA endorse the (Guidelines For Re-        158940
                 sponsible Use of Alcohol By Adults)        Adopted
                 as distributed in the literature from
                 The Committee Action Agency of Som.

Submitted bv Aid. Cappello
5.   Order       DPW Comm. contact Russell Disposal re:     158941
                 rubbish disposal pick-up in and around     Adopted
                 the Healey School area as defined
                 within
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                                                          Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Cappello

6.    Order     Chief of Police enforce the traffic       158942
                 regulations as indicated by signs        Adopted
                 at Moreland & Mystic Ave. {One Way)
                 and Mystic Ave. & Temple St. (No Right
                 Turn) between the hours of 7AM-9AM
7.    Order     DPW Comm. take action to have the sign    158943
                 located at McGrath Hwy. & the Welling-   Adopted
                 ton Circle Bridge indicating "Welcome
                 To Somerville" replaced

Submitted by Aid. Connolly

      Resolve   Boston Edison Co. take measures to im-    158944
                prove the landscaping & general           Adopted
                appearance of the transfer station on
                Willow Ave. & Whipple Ave.
      Order     Lights & Lines Dept. inspect the          158945
                utility pole in front of Davis Sq.        Adopted
                Bowling Alley on Day St. as defined
                within
10.   Order     OHCD plant a tree at 108 Josephine Ave. 158946
                as part of citywide planting program    Adopted

11.   Order     Highway Dept. schedule the proposed     158947
                reconstruction of Warner St. ASAP       Adopted
                in the present year street construction
                program
12.   Order     Traffic & Parking pursue the instal-    158948
                lation of working traffic lights at the Adopted
                corner of Cutter Ave. & Highland Ave.
                as defined within
13.   Order     Traffic & Parking prepare a report on     158949
                long term parking plans for Davis Sq.     Adopted
                area and that the Director appear at
                the June 8, 1995 BOA meeting
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Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions &. Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted bv Aid. Halloran
14    Order     Health Dept. contact the Dean of        158950
                students at Tufts Univ. and advise him/ Adopted
                her to notify students of the re-
                gulation prohibiting early disposal of
                trash as defined within
15.   Order     Board of Health conduct routine in-     158951
                spections on Packard Ave. for           Adopted
                violations of the garbage disposal
                Ordinance
16.   Order     Police Dept. enforce the regulation     158952
                prohibiting trucking on Powder House    Adopted
                Blvd. between hours of 3PM-5PM
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
17    Order     Inspectional Serv. inspect the roof     158953
                top machinery at The Maxpac Corp. on    Adopted
                Warwick St. and order property owners
                to install noise reduction equipment
18    Order     Inspectional Serv. inspect the prop-    158954
                erty at 350 Lowell St. and order        Adopted
                owners to clean the grounds in
                accordance with Health Dept. building
                codes
19.   Order     Police Dept. enforce the "No Right      158955
                Turn" regulation on Bartlett St. at     Adopted
                corner of Medford St. between 7AM-9AM
Submitted bv Aid. Taylor
20.   Order     Highway Comm. repair the sidewalk at    158956
                10 Belmont Place                        Adopted
Submitted bv Aid. Connolly & Abruzzio
21.   Resolve   Election Dept. reschedule the date of   158957
                the 1995 primary election from Oct. 3rd Adopted
                to Sept. 19th in honor of the           as Amended
                observance of Yom Kippur and Rosh
                Hashanah
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                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

22.   Requesting a supplemental Approp. of $20,000.00    158246 TFC
      for Executive Adm. (Neighborhood Improvement       Ace. Order
      Council).                                          Adopted POP
22a. Order                                               158958
                                                         Adopted

22b. Comm.      Neighborhood Improvement Council re:     158872
                unfunded proposal requests               TFC POP

                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

23.   Requesting transfer of $114.00 from Licensing      158959
      Comm. P.S. acct. to O.M. acct. (Advertising)       Finance

24.   Requesting that actions be considered to gain      158960
      some oversight on School Dept. spending            Finance
                                                         & Public
                                                         Utilities

25.   regarding City's revenue situation for FY 1996     158961
                                                         Finance

26.   Requesting the reduction from MWRA assessment be   158962
      redirected to reduce the annual water & sewer      Finance
      capital costs through a bond                       & Public
                                                         Utilities

27.   Submitting amended capital bond for Cutler School 158963
                                                        Finance

28.   Requesting funding for a general obligation bond   158964
      to acquire property across the City                Finance

29.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Dante A. DiFronzo,    158965
      48 Teele Ave., Som. as Constable for 1995          Conf. of
                                                         Appt.
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

30.   Report of Committee on Youth Service (No Papers)   158966
                                                         Accepted
                                                         Submitted

31.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items    158967
      (32-40), Recommends all Items Should be Approved   Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
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                                                           Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:
32.   Petition   Transfer of Garage License From:          158881 TFC
                 A & M Foreign Motors, Inc., To: Sun       Pet. Granted
                 Auto Repair, 47 Webster Ave.

33.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Lie.,        158920 TFC
                 George Eleftherakis, 453 Somerville       Pet. Granted
                 Ave., for not more than 6 vehicles
34.   Petition   1995 Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd Cl.,      158856 TFC
                  (Transfer), Union Sq. Auto Sales, 290R   Pet. Granted
                 Somerville Ave.
35.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd 158794 TFC
                 Cl., Walnut Hill Auto Body, Inc., 235   Pet. Granted
                 Lowell St.
36.   Petition   1995 (New) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd     158921 TFC
                 Cl., Townline, 38 Broadway                Pet. Granted
37.   Petition   1995 Renewal Agent's or Sellers Motor     158922 TFC
                 Vehicle Lie., 1st Cl., Herb Chambers,     Pet. Granted
                 259 McGrath Highway

38.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,       158923 TFC
                 2nd Cl., UMP Corp/United Motors,          Pet. Granted
                 188-190 Broadway
1995 Renewal Junk Shop Licenses
39.   Petition   Roland's Jewelry, 315 Broadway            158932 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
40.   Petition   Londontowne Galleries, 380 Som. Ave.      158933 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
41.   City Solicitor submitting a response to the BOA's 158968
      request for a review of the Ordinance regulating Leg. Matters
      the use of the Committee Room & Aldermanic
      Chambers
42.   City Solicitor responding to a BOA request for a     158969
      report concerning license revocation for tax         POF
      delinquents
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Communications From City Officers Cont'd:

43.   Library Director requests permission to hold a      158970
      car wash & crafts sale on June 24, 1995 from        Rules Susp.
      10AM-2PM at the East Som. Public Library, 115       Pet. Granted
      Broadway

44.   Director of Housing, Paula Stuart Re:   Group       158971
      Homes                                               Leg. Matters

45.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 158972
      May 31, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Oves     POF
      Ovesian, Mutual Oil, 166 Boston Ave., Family
      Dollar Stores, Inc., 245 Elm St. & Osco Drug,
      536 Somerville Ave., 3-17 Park St.
                            NEW BUSINESS
46.   Constable Bond - Sandy Francis                      158973
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved

47.   Constable Bond - Gerard O'Donnell Jodrey            158974
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved

48.   Petition   Somerville Firefighters Local 1240 to    158975
                 collect donations for Muscular           Rules Susp.
                 Dystrophy on May 28, 1995 during the     Pet. Granted
                 Memorial Day Parade
49.   Petition   Sign, Noodles, 420 Washington St.        158976
                                                          L & P
50.   Petition   Road Race, Bull Pen Sports Bar & Grill   158977
                 on June 25, 1995 at 12Noon               L & P
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
51.   Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 161 Linwood St., for    158978
                 not more than 63 vehicles                L & P
52.   Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 200 McGrath Highway     158979
                 for not more than 340 vehicles           L & P
53.   Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 24 Joy St., for not     158980
                 more than 100 vehicles                   L & P
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New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses.. 2nd Class:

54.   Petition   Webster Auto Body Co., 69 Webster Ave.   158981
                                                          L & P

55.   Petition   Joy St. Auto Sales & Service d/b/a Joy 158982
                 St. Auto Body, 12-16 Joy St.           L & P
56.   Petition   Burgholzer, Inc. d/b/a Frank & Ed's      158983
                 Service Station, 483 Somerville Ave.     L & P

57.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Lie.,    158984
                 3rd Cl., Webster Auto Body Co., 69       L & P
                 Webster Ave.
1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
58.   Petition Artie's Taxi, Inc., Med No. 57             158985
                                                          T & P

59.   Petition   Dave's Transportation, Inc., Med.         158986
                 No. 67                                   T & P

60.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Mary Kocol           158987 POP

Documents Received After 2PM

Mayor's Communication
61.   Proclamation Recognizing Ronald J. Scanlon as an    158988
                   outstanding citizen                         A±j±ed

62.   Report of Committee on Finance                      158989
                                                          Accepted
                                                          as Submitted

63.   Mayor's    Requesting trans, of avail, funds of      158899 TFC
      Comm.      $2,915.00 from Council on Aging P.S.     Ace. Order
                 acct. to Capital acct.                   Adopted POP

63a. Order       "              "                     "   158990
                                                          Adopted

64.   Petition   Trans, of Hackney Med, 60 From: Alpal    158706
                 Trans., Inc., To: K and T Trans.,        TFC POF
                 Inc. ,
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                                                          Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

Report of Committee on Finance

65.   Comra.     From Alpal Trans., Inc., wishes to     158870
                 withdraw petition (158706) Re: Trans, TFC PDF
                 of Med. 68 Re: To K and T Trans., Inc.
66.   Petition   Renewal Taxi Stands (5), Green Cab Co., 157962 TFC
                 Inc., 295 Broadway                      Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
67.   Petition Somerville Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 66         158861 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
68.   Petition Milman, Inc., Med. No. 85                  158862 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
69.   Petition Brista Transportation, Inc., Med. No       158863 TFC
                91                                        Pet. Granted
70.   Petition   King Transportation, Co., Inc., Med.     158864 TFC
                 No. 70                                   Pet. Granted
71.   Petition Ronald Patalano, Inc., Med. No. 83         158865 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

72.   Petition Gaeta Trans., Co., Inc., Med. No. 84       158866 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

73.   Petition Carole's Trans., Inc., Med. No. 69         158924 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

74.   Petition Madkep Trans., Inc., Med. No. 64           158925 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
75.   Petition R.D.K.S. Trans., Inc., Med. No. 41         158926 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
76.   Petition Memorial Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 79           158927 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

77.   Petition Maticic, Inc., Med. No. 81                 158928 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

78.   Petition S.L.S. Transportation, Inc., Med. No       158929 TFC
                76                                        Pet. Granted
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                                                       Disposition

Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
79.   Petition J.J.S. Transportation, Inc., Med. No.   158930 TFC
                75                                     Pet. Granted
80. Petition Harry's Cab C o . , Med. No. 48           158931 TFC
                                                       Pet. Granted


Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.




                              A true copy attest

                              Arthur B. McCue
                              City Clerk
                                                             91
                           City of Somerville
              Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
               in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                              REGULAR MEETING
                               May 25, 1995
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                                                             Doc. No.
                                                             Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called          158991
the roll:
Present:   Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann C. Cappello,
           Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce,
           Helen Corrigan, John M. Connolly, James
           F. Halloran, Vice-President Richard
           Johnson and President John R. Buonomo
                              PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.    Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install pole           158992
                  (#E482-185) in the westerly side of        Rules Susp.
                  Walnut St.                                 Ace. Order
                                                             Adopted POP
la.   Order       "                "                    "    158993
                                                             Adopted
                      ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                           AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Entire Board
2.    Resolve     Congratulating Stephen Mackey on           158994
                  assuming the position of Ex. Director      Adopted
                  of Somerville Chamber of Commerce
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
3.    Citation    On behalf of entire BOA In recognition     158995
                  of Uri Pierre for his outstanding          Adopted
                  contributions & leadership to SHS
                  Championship Outdoor Track Team
4.    Citation    On behalf of entire BOA In recognition     158996
                  of Stavros Tsourianis for his              Adopted
                  outstanding contributions & leader-
                  ship to SHS Championship Outdoor Track
                  Team
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                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

5.    Resolve   To coaches Dave Dickerson & Carl         158997
                Stauffer for their inspirational         Adopted
                leadership in leading the S.H.S. out-
                door track team to the G.B.L. All-Star
                Championship
6.    Resolve   To Boston City Councilor Thomas Keane    158998
                requesting updating & a copy of prop-    Adopted
                osed regulations dealing with short
                term rental property operation
7.    Order     Highway Dept. repair sinking catch       158999
                basin in front of 29 Winslow Ave         Adopted
8.    Order     Highway Dept. repair asphalt patches     159000
                on College Ave. between Winter St. &     Adopted
                Kidder Ave.

9.    Order     Tax Collector review circumstances of    159001
                the enclosed letter relative to excise   Adopted
                tax bills
Submitted by Aid. Halloran
10    Order     Traffic & Parking notify the MDC to      159002
                investigate and correct the problem of   Adopted
                the traffic lights located on Route 16
                in front of Dilboy Pool which are not
                visible to oncoming traffic
11    Order     City Clerk notify MDC in writing that    159003
                the BOA requests the repair & replace-   Adopted
                ment of the basketball court rims at
                Dilboy Field
Submitted bv Aid. Joyce
12.   Order     Supt. of Inspectional Serv. investigate 159004
                Pat's Auto for compliance with re-      Adopted
                strictions on license for auto repair
13.   Order     DPW Comm. install protective balusters 159005
                along Webster Ave. by St. Joseph's     Adopted
                Church




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Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Joyce
14.   Order      DPW remove the graffiti from the        159006
                 underpass on Medford St. at the William Adopted
                 J. Joyce Bridge
15.   Order      DPW Comm. have the sidewalk on Museum    159007
                 St. repaved                              Adopted
16.   Order      City Engineer report back in writing     159008
                 with a cost estimate and job speci-      Adopted
                 fication report for the repaving of
                 Poplar St. at McGrath Highway
17.   Order      DPW Comm. take action to have inter-     159009
                 section of Medford & South Sts.          Adopted
                 designated P.F.C. Cosmo J. Uglietto Sq
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
18.   Order      Traffic & Parking prohibit trucking on   159010
                 Warwick, Clyde & Murdock Sts. between    Adopted
                 7PM & 7AM as defined within
19.   Order      Traffic & Parking post "No Parking to    159011
                 corner 15 feet in" on Alpine St. at      Adopted
                 corner of Cedar St.
20    Order      MBTA and B & M Railroad clean prop-      159012
                 erties as defined within                 Adopted
21    Order      B & M Railroad prohibit the idling of    159013
                 diesel engines before 7AM as defined     Adopted
                 within
Submitted bv Aid. Taylor
22.   Citation   Honoring Thomas Bent In recognition of 159014
                 his excellent performance while serving Adopted
                 as Interim President of The Somerville
                 Chamber of Commerce
23.   Order      Board of Health instruct property        159015
                 owners at 202 Highland Ave. to rectify   Adopted
                 trash problems in rear of building
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Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions & Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Taylor

24.   Order     Ispectional Serv. & Board of Health     159016
                inspect property at 30 Berkeley St.     Adopted
                for health & building code violations
                & insure that the property is not being
                used for an illegal rooming house
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                               None

                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

25.   Requesting approval for supplemental approp. from 159017
      From Free Cash of $500,000.00 to School Dept,     Finance
      P.S. acct.

26.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds     159018
      of $15,000.00 from Police Dept. P.S. acct.         Finance

27.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds    159019
      of $9,100.00 from Police P.S. acct. to O.M. acct.

28.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159020
      $5,000.00 for the Fire Dept. O.M. acct.           Finance

29.   Requesting approval for a Public Works Economic    159021
      Dev. Grant Application in the amount of            Finance
      $1,837,575.00

30.   Requesting approval for outside counsel to assist 159022 TFC
      the City Solicitor Re: City of Som. vs. Cigna/    Approved
      Aetna

31.   Regarding Revised TIF Plan                         159023
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved

                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

32.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items    159024
      (33-38), Recommends all Items should be approved   Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:
33.   Petition   Sign, Noodles, 420 Washington St.        158976 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
34.   Petition   Road Race, Bull Pen Sports Bar & Grill   158977 TFC
                 on June 25, 1995                         Pet. Granted

1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd Class:

35.   Petition   Webster Auto Body Co., 69 Webster Ave.   158981 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

36.   Petition   Joy St. Auto Sales & Service d/b/a Joy   158982 TFC
                 St. Auto Body, 12-16 Joy St.             Pet. Granted
37.   Petition   Burgholzer, Inc. d/b/a Frank & Ed's      158983 TFC
                 Service Station, 483 Somerville Ave.     Pet. Granted

38.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Lie.,    158984 TFC
                 3rd Cl., Webster Auto Body Co., 69       Pet. Granted
                 Webster Ave.
                 COMMUNICATIONS   FROM CITY OFFICERS

39.   Somerville Police Dept. requesting approval to      159025
      accept a 1962 Chevrolet Step Van from Pat's Tow-    Rules Susp
      ing which was abandoned                             Adopted
40.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159026
      June 14, 1995 at 6:30PM on the Appeals of County POF
      Auto Repair, Inc., 103, 107 Washington St., Mario
      Guzzo, 124-126 Cross St. & Kevin Emery, 74 & 78
      Victoria St.
                            NEW BUSINESS

41.   Petition   Block Party, Fairmount Ave. on June 17, 159027
                 1995 from 4PM to 10PM                   Rules Susp.
                                                         Pet. Granted
42.   Petition   Block Party, East Albion St. on June     159028
                 9, 1995 from 8PM to Midnight             Rules Susp.
                                                          Pet. Granted

43.   Petition   Portuguese-American Civic League Holy    159029
                 Ghost Comm. to close off Springfield     Rules Susp.
                 St. from Houghton St. to Inman Sq. for   Pet. Granted
                 the annual Feast of the Holy Ghost on
                 July 7, 8 & 9, 1995
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

44.   Petition   Somerville Lodge of Elks to hold a       159030
                 ceremony honoring Flag Day on the City   Rules Susp.
                 Hall Concourse of June 14, 1995 at       Pet. Granted
                 6:30 PM

45.   Petition   Somerville High School Football Assoc., 159031
                 to hold 2nd annual Car Wash on the High Rules Susp.
                 School Concourse on Aug. 20, 1995 from Pet. Granted
                 9AM to 4PM
46.   Petition   Middlesex Hospital, Director of Rehab    159032
                 Services to discuss programs with        Pub. Health
                 the Board                                & Safety
47.   Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table Lie. (2),        159033
                 Codders, Inc. d/b/a Casey's, 171-173     L & P
                 Broadway
48.   Petition   1995 Renewal 24 Hour store, Haddad       159034
                 Service Station, Inc., 205 Broadway      L & P

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
49.   Petition Lee Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 7-13              159035
                                                          T & P

50.   Petition Z.H., Inc., Med. No. 14-20                 159036
                                                          T & P
51.   Petition Lochemere Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 21-26       159037
                                                          T & P
52.   Petition Stone Trans., Inc., Med. No. 27-32         159038
                                                          T & P
53.   Petition Club Cab, Inc., Med. No. 33-38             159039
                                                          T & P
54.   Petition Mt. Pleasant Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 39,      159040
                40, 42 & 43                               T & P
55.   Petition Cinema Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 44-47          159041
                                                          T & P
56.   Petition Sullivan Sq. Cab, Inc., Med. No. 49-54     159042
                                                          T & P
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                                                       Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
57.   Petition   Somerville Yellow Cab Assoc., Inc.,   159043
                 Med. No. 55 & 56                      T & P

58.   Petition Ike, Inc., Med. No. 58-61               159044
                                                       T & P
59.   Petition Alpal Trans., Inc., Med. No. 68         159045
                                                       T & P
60.   Petition J and J Trans., Inc., Med. No. 74       159046
                                                       T & P
61.   Petition Alewife Trans., Inc., Med. No. 80       159047
                                                       T & P
62.   Petition Honey Cab, Inc., Med. No. 82            159048
                                                       T & P
63.   Petition Eastern Trans., Inc., Med. No. 87       159049
                                                       T & P
64.   Petition Jerene, Inc., Med. No. 89               159050
                                                       T & P
65.   Petition   Somerville Yellow Cab Assoc., Inc.,   159051
                 Med. No. 90                           T & P
66.   Petition Ike, Inc., Med. No. 92                  159052
                                                       T & P
67.   Petition Silcor Trans., Inc., Med. No. 93        159053
                                                       T & P
68.   Petition Adam Doodle Cab Co., Inc., Med. No 86   159054
                                                       T & P
69.   Petition Little D., Inc., Med. No. 71            159055
                                                       T & P
70.   Petition Richardson's Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 88    159056
                                                       T & P
71.   Petition Ball Sq. Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 72 & 73   159057
                                                       T & P
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                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:

72.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.    159058
                 1-6 From: G & C Taxi, Inc. To:           T & P
                 Lochmere Taxi, Inc.

73.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.    159059
                 65 From: Katy Cab, Inc. To: Alewife      T & P
                 Trans., Inc.

Documents Received After 2PM

74.   Comm.      Brandon Wilson Re: Update on 255-261     159060
                 Pearl St. Special Permit                 T & P

75    Comm.      OHCD submitting for approval a section   158909 TFC
                 108 loan guarantee program application   Approved

76    Mayor's    Submitting an amended Capital Bond for   158963 TFC
      Comm.      construction on Cutler School            Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF

76a. Order                                                159061
                                                          Adopted

77.   Mayor's    Requesting approval to borrow 18         159062
      Comm.      Million Dollars for the reconstruction   Rules
                 of the Kennedy School                    Susp.
                                                          Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF
77a. Order                                                159063
                                                          Adopted

78.   Mayor's    Requesting approval to borrow 14         159064
      Comm.      Million Dollars for the reconstruction   Rules Susp.
                 of the Healey School                     Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF

78a. Order                                                159065
                                                          Adopted

Submitted by Aid. Joyce

79.   Order      Traffic & Parking Dept. install a sign   159066
                 indicating "Private Way" on Milk Place   Adopted
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Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Cappello

80.   Order   Highway Supt. repair the sidewalk at    159067
              the entrance to Northeastern Townhouses Adopted
81.   Comm.    Mary Walker re:   dates for Preliminary   159068
               Election                                  Adopted

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
Reconsideration filed on all financial orders, however,
failed on voice vote



                              A true copy attest

                              Arthur B . McCue
                              City Clerk
                                                          100

                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING

                           June 8, 1995
                         *****************

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called       159069
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           president Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS

                                 None
                  ORDERS. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                      AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Entire Board

1.   Citation   Congratulating Ellen O'Brien for her      159070
                extraordinary contributions to the        Adopted
                students of the Somerville School
                System
Submitted by Aid. Cappello

2.   Citation   Congratulating Officer James McNally      159071
                for his outstanding act of courage and    Adopted
                bravery
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
3.   Resolve     Congratulating SHS Junior Princess       159072
                Fenton for winning State High School      Adopted
                100 meter dash

4.   Resolve    Congratulating Somerville Kiwanis Club    159073
                for successful charity auction to         Adopted
                benefit Somerville organization




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                                                          Disposition

Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
5.    Order      Inspectional Serv. to conduct Zoning     159074
                 review of premises at 58 Chandler St.    Adopted
6.    Order      DPW Comm. appear at next BOA meeting to 159075
                 discuss sewer & catch basin repairs     Adopted
7.    Order      Law Dept. draft an Ordinance            159076
                 authorizing the imposition of an excise Adopted
                 tax on short term rental properties
                 and amend the zoning code as necessary
Submitted by Aid. Joyce
8.    Citation   Congratulating Officer Louis Remigio     159077
                 for his outstanding act of courage and   Adopted
                 bravery
9.    Citation   Congratulating Danielle M. Farinato for 159078
                 her installation as the Worthy Advisor Adopted
                 of the International Order of Rainbow
                 Girls for the Somerville Assembly #17
10.   Order      Board of Health inspect the property at 159079
                 384 Washington St. for code violations Adopted
                 and report back in writing as to their
                 findings
11.   Order      Traffic and Parking Dept. repaint the    159080
                 crosswalks around the Lincoln Park       Adopted
                 Community School
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
12.   Order      Board of Health inspect the premises at 159081
                 and around 350 Lowell St. and order     Adopted
                 compliance with all applicable health
                 codes
13.   Order      Police Dept. post speed traps on Rogers 159082
                 Ave. at random hours between 12noon and Adopted
                 6PM




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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Johnson

14.   Ordinance Amending Sec. 8-15 of Ch.8 Code of       159083
                Ord. Re: Automatic Amusement Devices     Leg. Matters

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo, Abruzzio. Taylor. Johnson,
& Cappello
15.   Resolve   Paula Stuart, Director of Housing draft 159084
                & forward a letter to all state         Adopted
                agencies re: group homes
Submitted by Aid. Cappello, Abruzzio. Buonomo
& Johnson

16.   Resolve   Laurinda Bedingfield, State Highway      159085
                Dept. or her designee appear before      Adopted
                the BOA on June 22, 1995 to discuss
                changes in carpool lane on 1-93
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                               none
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

17.   Submitting the 1996 City of Somerville Annual      159086
      Budget Proposal                                    Finance
18.   Requesting the approval to authorize the City      159087
      Treasurer to issue the attached capital bond       Finance
19.   Requesting permission to permit the securing of    159088
      the City's bond issue by insurance or by letters   Finance
      of credit
20.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159089
      funds of $148,254.00 from various accts. to        Finance
      The School Dept. O.M. acct.
21.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159090
      funds of $6,000.00 from Auditing O.M. acct.        Finance
      to P.S. acct.
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                                                         Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
22.   Requesting approval for supplemental Approp.       159091
      from FY'95 Free Cash of $297,746.00 to the         Finance
      following School Dept. accts. defined within

23.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail FY'95      159092
      funds of $40,000.00 from Contingency acct. to      Finance
      Worker's Comp. O.M. acct.
24.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail FY'95      159093
      funds of $2,500.00 from Contingency acct. to       Finance
      Recreation P.S. acct.

25.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159094
      funds of $12,300.00 from Personnel P.S. acct.      Finance
      to the accts. defined within
26.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159095
      funds of $10,000.00 from Traffic & Parking P.S.    Finance
      acct. to O.M. acct.
27.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159096
      funds of $6,000.00 from Fire Dept. P.S. acct. to   Finance
      a new Capital Outlay acct.
28.   Requesting approval for trans. of avail. FY'95     159097
      funds of $2,000.00 from Board of Health P.S.       Finance
      acct. to O.M. acct.
29.   Requesting approval for trans. of avail. FY'95     159098
      funds of $9,100.00 from Treasury O.M. acct. to     Finance
      P.S. acct.
30.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159099
      funds of $3,785.00 from Planning Board P.S. acct   Finance
      to O.M. acct.
31.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159100
      funds of $500.00 from City Clerks O.M. acct.       Finance
      & Special Items acct. to P.S. acct.

32.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159101
      funds of $600.00 from Veterans Serv. O.M. acct.    Finance
      to P.S. acct.
33.   Requesting approval to authorize OHCD to seek      159102
      funding for the rehabilitation of Conway Park      Rules Susp
      through Urban Self-Help Funds                      Approved
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                                                          Disposition

Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
34.    Requesting exemption from MGL 268A Sec. 20,        159103
       Conflict of Interest Law for Vincent McLaughlin    Leg. Matters
35.    Requesting approval for the acceptance from The    159104
       Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Co. as Trustees of   Leg. Matters
       The Ellsworth Fisk Trust, a distribution from
       the trust to be held as a permanent fund known
       as "The Ellsworth Fisk Fund"
36.    Requesting approval to declare the attached list   159105
       of M.I.S. Dept. computer equipment surplus and     Finance
       to dispose of it
37.    Proclamation - Proclaiming Friday, June 16, 1995   159106
       as "Day of the African Child"                      POF

38.    Proclamation - Congratulating President Richard    159107
       M. Brescia on behalf of CASPAR for 25 years of     POF
       community service
                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

39.    Report of Committee on Finance Items (40-45),      159108
       Recommends all Items Should be Approved            Accepted
                                                          as Submitted
4 0.   Mayor's   Requesting approval for supplemental     159017 TFC
       Comm.     approp. from From Free Cash of           Ace. Order
                 $500,000.00 to School Dept, P.S. acct    Adopted POF
40a. Order                                                159109
                                                          Adopted
41.    Mayor's   Requesting approval for trans, of        159018 TFC
       Comm.     avail, funds of $15,000.00 from Police   Ace. Order
                 Dept. P.S. acct.                         Adopted POF
4la. Order                                                159110
                                                          Adopted
42. Mayor' s     Requesting approval for trans, of        159019 TFC
    Comm.        avail, funds of $9,100.00 from Police    Ace. Order
                 P.S. acct. to O.M. acct.                 Adopted POF
42a. Order                                                159111
                                                          Adopted
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                                                           Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

43.    Mayor's    Requesting approval for a supplemental   159020 TFC
       Comm.      approp. of $5,000.00 for the Fire Dept   Ace. Order
                  O.M. acct.                               Adopted POF
43a. Order        »              "                     "   159112
                                                           Adopted
44.    Mayor's    Requesting approval for a Public Works   159021 TFC
       Comm.      Economic Dev. Grant Application in the   Ace. Order
                  amount of $1,837,575.00                  Adopted POF
44a. Order                                                 159113
                                                           Adopted
45.    Mayor's    Requesting trans, of $114.00 from        158959 TFC
       Comm.      Licensing Comm. P.S. acct. to O.M.       Ace. Order
                  acct.                                    Adopted POF
45a. Order                                                 159114
                                                           Adopted
46.    Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Item      159115
       (47), Recommends Should Not be Approved             Accepted
                                                           as Submitted

47.    Petition   1994 (new) Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd    158028 TFC
                  Cl., Sam's Auto Sales, 28 Hickley St.    Not Approved

48.    Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items    159116
        (49-54) Recommends Items (49-52), Should be        Accepted
       Approved & Items (53-54), Should be POF             as Submitted
4 9.   Comm.      Regarding dates for preliminary          159068 TFC
                  Election                                 POF
49a. Order        The Election Office keep the office      159117
                  open extra hours for primary voting      Adopted

5 0.   Comm       Director of Planning submitting report   158776 TFC
                  of proposed zoning amendment re: 880-    Not Approved
                  886 Broadway
51.    Comm       City Solicitor responding to BOA order   158838 TFC
                  Re: road race ordinance                  POF
5 2.   Comm       Paula Stuart, Director of Housing Re:    158971 TFC
                  Group Homes                              POF
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Cont'd:

53.   Ordinance Amending the Code of Ordinances sec.      155581 TFC
                13-45 re: taxis                           POP

54.   Ordinance Amending the Public Works Ord. sec.       158828 TFC
                11-72 re: specifications for poles        Lay on Table
55.   Report of Committee on Youth Services No Papers     159118
                                                          Accepted as
                                                          Submitted
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

56.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159119
      June 28, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Michael POP
      O'Donnell, 3 Oak St., Americo Marques, 16 Putnam
      St. & 3-17 Park St., 530-536 Somerville Ave.

                            NEW BUSINESS

57.   Drain-layer's Bond - Caruso & McGovern              159120
                           Construction, Inc              Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
58.   Drain-layer's Bond - Ann Stanway                    159121
                                                          Rules Susp
                                                          Approved
59.   Petition   Canning Drives, Girls Jaguar Basket-     159122
                 ball Team in Davis Sq. every Tuesday     L & P
                 during the summer
60.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,      159123
                 2nd Cl., T.C. Auto Exchange, 176-178     L & P
                 Tremont St.
61.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealer   159124
                 Lie., 3rd Cl. , T.C. Auto Exchange,      L & P
                 176-178 Tremont St.
1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
62.   Petition M & A Trans., Inc., Med. No, 78            159125
                                                          T & P
63.   Petition Maria's Trans., Inc., Med. No. 77          159126
                                                          T & P
64.   Petition Katie Trans., Inc., Med. No. 62            159127
                                                          T & P
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                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

6 5.   Comm.      MBTA notifying the BOA of proposed      159128
                  date of herbicide application in        POP
                  Somerville

66.    Notice of Claim - Shewit Gebretensae               159129
                                                          POP
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

67.    Order      Calling for the establishment of a      159130
                   special commission for the study and   Adopted
                  planning of traffic in Davis Sq. area
68.    Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits          159131
                                                          Accepted
                                                          as Amended
1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking Licenses:
69.    Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 161 Linwood St., for   158978 TFC
                  not more than 63 vehicles               Pet. Granted
70.    Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 200 McGrath Highway    158979 TFC
                  for not more than 340 vehicles          Pet. Granted
71.    Petition   Pat's Auto Body, 24 Joy St., for not    158980 TFC
                  more than 100 vehicles                  Pet. Granted
72.    Petition   1995 Renewal Pool Table Lie. (2),       159033 TFC
                  Codders, Inc., d/b/a Casey's, 171-      Pet. Granted
                  Broadway
73.    Petition   1995 Renewal 24 Hour store, Haddad      159034 TFC
                  Service Station, Inc., 205 Broadway     Pet. Granted
74.    Ordinance The Zoning Map be amended for certain    158546
                 properties as described within           TFC POP

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
                    A true copy attest

                       Arthur B. McCue
                       City Clerk
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                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock
                          REGULAR MEETING

                             June 22, 1995

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called       159132
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                          PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition   Nynex to install 176 feet of conduit      159133
                on Raymond Ave.                           L & P
2.   Petition   Bob King of McDonald's Restaurant         159134
                to operate the drive-thru at Twin City    L & P
                24 hours
                  ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                      AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Aid. Corrigan

3.   Citation   Congratulating Ellen Taylor on her        159135
                retirement after 8 years of service as    POF
                The American Disabilities Act
                Coordinator
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
4.   Citation   On behalf of the Entire Board, Honoring 159136
                Lorraine Gallant on her 30 years of     POF
                service to the City
5.   Citation   Honoring Heidi E. Dillon, past            159137
                President of The Somerville Rotary        POF
                Club
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Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Johnson

6.   Order    Law Dept. provide the BOA with an          159138
               interpretation of the regulations and     Adopted
              terms governing the utilization of
              police details
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo, Abruzzio. Cappello & Johnson
7.   Order    Appearance of a representative from         159139
              The State Highway Dept. to discuss          POP
              changes in carpool lane of 1-93 in
              response to BOA order 159085
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

8.   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sinkhole in      159140
               front of 94 Highland Ave.                 Adopted
9.   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sinkhole at      159141
               the corner of Morrison Ave. & Highland    Adopted
               Rd.
10   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sinkhole at      159142
               the corner of Kidder Ave. & Highland      Adopted
               Rd.
11   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sidewalk at      159143
               33-35 Trull St.                           Adopted
12   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sinkhole on      159144
               Francis St.                               Adopted

13   Order     Highway Dept. repair the sinkhole on      159145
               Rogers Ave. between #s 27-31 Rogers       Adopted
               Ave.
14   Order     Police Dept. enforce the laws pertain-    159146
               ing to pedestrian crossings citywide      Adopted

15   Order     That the Animal Control Officer enforce 159147
               the pooper scooper law throughout the   Adopted
               city

16   Order     Police Dept. establish speed enforce-     159148
               ment traps on Partridge Ave. between      Adopted
               hours of 7AM-10AM and 5PM-9PM
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                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv:
17.   Order     Police Dept. establish speed enforce-    159149
                ment traps on Morrison Ave. between      Adopted
                Cedar St. & Willow Ave. between 5PM-
                8PM

18.   Order     City Solicitor draft legislation for     159150
                the State legislature to enact which     Adopted
                will allow for humane and proper
                disposal of raccoons and other non-
                domesticated rodents
Submitted bv Aid. Joyce
19.   Order     DPW Comm. repair the sidewalk on the     159151
                Washington St. Bridge opposite the       Adopted
                Lincoln Park School
Submitted bv Aid. Connolly
20.   Resolve   The Executive Director of The North      159152
                Suffolk Mental Health Assoc. attend      Adopted
                the next meeting of the BOA to report
                on the property and residents at 117
                Pearson Rd.
21.   Order     Traffic & Parking post and enforce "No   159153
                Heavy Trucking" on Dearborn Rd. from     Adopted
                Boston Ave. to College Ave.
22.   Order     City Animal Control Officer visit the    159154
                premises at 118 Pearson Rd. and inform   Adopted
                the homeowner of the City leash laws

23.   Order     Water Dept. install a temporary water    159155
                line for service to the new gardens      Adopted
                at the entrance to the bikeway at the
                Osco Parking lot abutting Grove St.
24.   Order     Highway Dept. & OHCD tree planting      159156
                Dept. replace the dead trees at Pearson Adopted
                Rd. & Dearborn Rd. and on Winslow Ave.
                near College Ave.




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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
25.   Order     That Stan Czesnieuck be granted a        159157
                permit to hold a block party on          Adopted
                Baystate Ave. on July 15, 1995 4-8PM

                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS

26.   Ordinance Amending the Public Works Ord. sec.       158828 TFT
                11-72 re: specifications for poles        Ordained
                (to be Ordained)
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

27.   Requesting approval to amend the FY96 budget as     159158
      defined within                                     Rules Susp.
                                                         Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP

27a. Order      "              »                   "     159159
                                                         Adopted
28.   Requesting approval for the trans, of avail FY95 159160
      funds of $4,000.00 from Traffic & Parking P.S.   Rules Susp.
      acct. to O.M. acct.                              Ace. Order
                                                       Adopted POF
28a. Order      "              »                   "    159161
                                                        Adopted
29.   Requesting approval to create a new acct. for the 159162
      Environmental Education Program as defined within Rules Susp.
                                                        Ace. Order
                                                        Adopted POF
29a. Order      "              "                   "     159163
                                                         Adopted
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

30.   Report of Committee on Finance Items (31-47),       159164
      Recommends Items (31-45), Should be approved &      Accepted
      Items (46 & 47) , Should be POF                    as Submitted
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                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

31.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159089 TFC
      funds of $148,254.00 from various accts. to        Ace. Order
      The School Dept. O.M. acct.                        Adopted POF
31a. Order"                   "                          159165
                                                         Adopted
32.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159090 TFC
      funds of $6,000.00 from Auditing O.M. acct.        Ace. Order
      to P.S. acct.                                      Adopted POF
32a. Order      "              "                     "   159166
                                                         Adopted
33.   Requesting approval for supplemental Approp.       159091 TFC
      from FY'95 Free Cash of $297,746.00 to the         Ace. Order
      following School Dept. accts. defined within       Adopted POF
33a. Order      "             "                          159167
                                                         Adopted
34.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail FY'95      159092 TFC
      funds of $40,000.00 from Contingency acct. to      Ace. Order
      Worker's Comp. O.M. acct.                          Adopted

34a. Order                                               159168
                                                         Adopted
35.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail FY'95      159093 TFC
      funds of $2,500.00 from Contingency acct. to       Ace. Order
      Recreation P.S. acct.                              Adopted POF
35a. Order      "             "                          159169
                                                         Adopted
36.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159094 TFC
      funds of $12,300.00 from Personnel P.S. acct.      Ace. Order
      to the accts. defined within                       Adopted

36a. Order      "              »                     "   159170
                                                         Adopted
37.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159095 TFC
      funds of $10,000.00 from Traffic & Parking P.S     Ace. Order
      acct. to O.M. acct.                                Adopted POF

37a. Order      "              "                     "   159171
                                                         Adopted
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                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

38.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159096 TFC
      funds of $6,000.00 from Fire Dept. P.S. acct. to   Ace. Order
      a new Capital Outlay acct.                         Adopted POP
38a. Order      "              "                   "     159172
                                                         Adopted
39    Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159097 TFC
      funds of $2,000.00 from Board of Health P.S.       Ace. Order
      acct. to O.M. acct.                                Adopted POF
39    Order     "              "                   "     159173
                                                         Adopted
40    Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159098 TFC
      funds of $9,100.00 from Treasury O.M. acct. to     Ace. Order
      P.S. acct.                                         Adopted POF
40a                                                      159174
                                                         Adopted
41.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95    159099 TFC
      funds of $3,785.00 from Planning Board P.S. acct. Ace. Order
      to O.M. acct.                                     Adopted POF
4la. Order      "              "                   "     Adopted
42.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159100 TFC
      funds of $500.00 from City Clerks O.M. acct.       Ace. Order
      & Special Items acct. to P.S. acct.                Adopted POF
42a. Order      »              "                         159176
                                                         Adopted
43.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail. FY'95     159101 TFC
      funds of $600.00 from Veterans Serv. O.M. acct     Ace. Order
      to P.S. acct.                                      Adopted POF
43a. Order      "              "                   "     159177
                                                         Adopted
44.   Requesting approval for the acceptance from The   159104 TFC
      Boston Safe Deposit and Trust Co. as Trustees of Ace. Order
      The Ellsworth Fisk Trust, the trust to be held as Adopted POF
      a permanent fund known as "The Ellsworth Fisk Fund"
44a. Order                                               159178
                                                         Adopted
                                                            114

                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition

Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:
45.    Requesting approval to declare the attached list     159105 TFC
       of M.I.S. Dept. computer equipment surplus and       Approved
       to dispose of it
46.    regarding City's revenue situation for FY 1996       158961 TFC
                                                            POP

47.    Requesting the reduction from MWRA assessment be     158962 TFC
       redirected to reduce the annual water & sewer        POF
       capital costs through a bond
                  COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
48.    Director of Board of Health requests permission      159179
       to set up information tables in Union Sq. on         Rules Susp.
       August 10, 1995 2-6PM                                Pet. Granted
49.    Director of Board of Health requests permission      159180
       to set up information tables in Davis Sq. on         Rules Susp.
       July 27, 1995 2-6PM                                  Pet. Granted
                             NEW BUSINESS

50.    Constable Bond - Paul Carey                          159181
                                                            Rules Susp.
                                                            Pet. Granted

51.    Petition   Block Party, Sunday, July 30, 1995 on     159182
                  Williams St. from 4PM to 9PM              L & P
52.    Petition Automatic Amusement Devices (5), Sony       159183
                Theatres, Inc., 35 Middlesex Ave.           L & P
53.    Petition   1995 Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd Cl.,      159184
                  American Truck Sales, Inc., 682 Mystic    L & P
                  Ave.

54.    Comm.      From Bert Switzer Re:   his pending       159185
                  claims                                    POF
5 5.   Comm.      From Kathleen Roden Re:   WBT Limousine   159186
                  Service                                   POF
56.    Notice of Claim - Kellie Donato                      159187
                                                            POF
                                                           115

                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM

57.   Drain-layer's Bond - S.J. Gordon, Inc.               159188
                                                           Rules Susp.
                                                           Approved
Submitted by Aid. Koty

58.   Order      Inspectional Serv. review the property 159189
                 at 91 Vernon St.                       Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Joyce & Taylor

59.   Order      Traffic & Parking post a "No Stickball    159190
                 in Handball Court" sign at Conway Park    Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Johnson
60.   Resolve    Mass. Highway Dept. and MDC Re:           159191
                 construction on McGrath Highway           Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Joyce
61.   Order      Block Party on Parker St. for July 8,     159192
                 1995 from 12Noon to 9PM                   Adopted

Submitted by Aid. Taylor
62.   Resolve    Appropriation for an Independent study    159193
                 of Municipal Compensation                 Adopted
63.   Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking             159194
                                                           Accepted
                                                           as Submitted
1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
64.   Petition Artie's Taxi, Inc., Med No. 57              158985 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted

65.   Petition   Dave's Transportation, I n c . , Med.    158986 TFC
                 No. 67                                    Pet. Granted
66.   Petition Lee Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 7-13              159035 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
67. Petition Z . H . , I n c . , Med. No. 14-20           159036 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
                                                        116
                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:

68.   Petition Lochmere Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 21-26      159037 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
69.   Petition Stone Trans., Inc., Med. No. 27-32       159038 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
70.   Petition Club Cab, Inc., Med. No. 33-38           159039 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted

71.   Petition Mt. Pleasant Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 39,    159040 TFC
                40, 42 & 43                             Pet. Granted
72.   Petition Cinema Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 44-47        159041 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
73.   Petition Sullivan Sq. Cab, Inc., Med. No. 49-54   159042 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
74.   Petition   Somerville Yellow Cab Assoc., Inc.,    159043 TFC
                 Med. No. 55 & 56                       Pet Granted
75.   Petition Ike, Inc., Med. No. 58-61                159044 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
76.   Petition Alpal Trans., Inc., Med. No. 68          159045 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted

77.   Petition J and J Trans., Inc., Med. No. 74        159046 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
78.   Petition Alewife Trans., Inc., Med. No. 80        159047 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted

79.   Petition Honey Cab, Inc., Med. No. 82             159048 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted

80.   Petition Eastern Trans., Inc., Med. No. 87        159049 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted

81.   Petition Jerene, Inc., Med. No. 89                159050 TFC
                                                        Pet. Granted
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                                                         Disposition


Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Licenses:
82.   Petition   Somerville Yellow Cab Assoc., Inc.,     159051 TFC
                 Med. No. 90                             Pet. Granted
83.   Petition Ike, Inc., Med. No. 92                    159052 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

84.   Petition Silcor Trans., Inc., Med. No. 93          159053 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

85.   Petition Adam Doodle Cab Co., Inc., Med. No 86     159054 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

86.   Petition Little D., Inc., Med. No. 71              159055 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

87.   Petition Richardson's Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 88      159056 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

88.   Petition Ball Sq. Taxi, Inc., Med. No. 72 & 73     159057 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

89.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.   159058 TFC
                 1-6 From: G & C Taxi, Inc. To:          Pet. Granted
                 Lochmere Taxi, Inc.
90.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.   159059 TFC
                 65 From: Katy Cab, Inc. To: Alewife     Pet. Granted
                 Trans., Inc.

91.   Petition M & A Trans., Inc., Med. No, 78           159125 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

92.   Petition Maria's Trans., Inc., Med. No. 77         159126 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

93.   Petition Katie Trans., Inc., Med. No. 62           159127 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
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                                                       Disposition
94.   Committee Report of FY96 Budget                 159195
                                                      Ace . Order
                                                      Adopted POP
94a. Order      "              "                 "    159196
                                                      Adopted

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
                    A true copy attest

                    Arthur B. McCue
                    City Clerk
                                                            119



                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING

                            July 13, 1995
                          *****************

                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         159197
the roll:

Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor,
           Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce,
           Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio, John M.
           Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-President
           Richard Johnson and President John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition    Boston Edison Co. & New England Tele-       159198
                 phone Co. to install (1) pole on           Rules Susp.
                 Irvington St. and (1) pole on Clarendon    Ace. Order
                 Ave.                                       Adopted PDF

la   Order                                                  159199
                                                            Adopted

2.   Petition    Pool Table License (l!   Danny's Lounge, 159200
                 519-525 Medford St.                      Rules Susp.
                                                          Pet. Granted

                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo

3.   Order       The Police Dept. initiate patrols on       159201
                 Sydney St. from 7-9AM & 3:30-6PM for       Adopted
                 speeding vehicles.

Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo & Abruzzio

4.   Submitting a communication received from Asst.         159202
     Middlesex County District Atty. regarding              Leg. Matters
     open meeting law
                                                         120

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition

Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio & Johnson

5.    Order    Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.      159203
               conduct inspections on the property       Adopted
               at 92 Perkins St. for code violations
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
6.    Comm.   To the police Chief on the success of      159204
              The Community Policing Program             POF
7.    Order   Traffic & Parking post a sign indicat-     159205
              ing "Go Slow Children" on Belmont St.      Adopted
              near #14 Belmont St.
Submitted by Aid. Halloran
8.    Order    Traffic & Parking notify Johnnies Food    159206
               Master on Broadway re: delivery trucks    Adopted
               blocking The Clarendon Hill bus stop
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
9.    Order    Traffic & Parking conduct a study of    159207
               the excessive rush hour traffic cutting Adopted
               through the side streets between Lowell
               St., Richardson St. & Hinckley St. to
               avoid the traffic signals on Broadway

10.   Order    DPW replace the temporary asphalt       159208
               patching in the Franey Park wading pool Adopted
11.   Order    DPW replace and extend the Trum Field   159209
               fence on the Cedar St. side of the Park Adopted

12.   Order    DPW repair several potholes on Pearson    159210
               Ave.                                      Adopted

13.   Order    OHCD plant a tree at 16 Boston Ave.       159211
                                                         Adopted

14.   Order    Inspectional Serv. & Board of Health      159212
               order the owner of 600 Broadway place     Adopted
               all rubbish upon their own property
               in compliance with building and
               sanitation codes & ordinances
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                                                         Disposition


Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Kotv

15.   Order    Inspectional Serv. investigate com-       159213
               plaints of an illegal garage business     Adopted
               being operated from a location on
               Highland Ave.
16.   Order    Inspectional Serv. inspect the premises 159214
               at 18 Boston Ave. for zoning & code     Adopted
               violations

17.   Order    Police Dept. post speed traps on Rogers 159215
               Ave. and Highland Rd. between the hours Adopted
               of 10PM to Midnight
18.   Order    Police Dept. enforce the one-way          159216
               traffic restriction on Trull St.          Adopted

19.   Order    Police Dept. post speed traps on Cedar 159217
               St. at various times during the day     Adopted
               between the bike path and the Cedar St.
               Bridge

20.   Order    Police Dept. post speed traps on        159218
               Broadway between Broadway & Wilson Ave. Adopted
               during the day
21.   Order    Police Dept. post speed traps on Boston 159219
               Ave. between Pearson Ave. & Morrison    Adopted
               Ave. during the hours of 7:30AM-10AM
               and 4:30PM-7PM

Submitted bv Aid. Jovce
22.   Resolution Honoring former City Worker Mr.         159220
                 William T. Ring                         Adopted

23.   Order    OHCD install trees in front of 44 and     159221
               46 Oak St.                                Adopted

24.   Order    DPW conduct sound studies along Gilford 159222
               Railroad Lines at Fitchburg St.         Adopted
                                                          122

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                                                          Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly
25.   Citation   Honoring Andrew and Dorothea Wall on     159223
                 their 50th wedding anniversary           Adopted
26.   Order      Parks Dept. clean up path on east side   159224
                 of bike path from Willow Ave. to Grove   Adopted
                 St.
27.   Order      Traffic & Parking repaint dividing       159225
                 lines on Morrison Ave. & Kidder Ave.     Adopted
28.   Order      Building Supt. inspect property on       159226
                 Whipple St. for zoning violations &      Adopted
                 operating beyond permitted hours
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                None
                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

29.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds      159227
      of $186,000.00 from Contingency acct. to Police     Rules Susp.
      P.S. acct.                                          Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POP
29a. Order                                                159228
                                                          Adopted
30    Requesting approval for the Arts Council to use     159229
      the public areas in Davis Sq. for the Art Beat      Adopted
      Festival on July 29, 1995 from SAM to 7PM

31    Requesting approval for the adoption of the         159230
      attached resolution regarding the ongoing dis-      Adopted
      closure of certain information required under
      15C2-12 of the Securities and Exchange Comm.

32    Requesting the following promotions in the Fire     159231
      Dept., James King to Fire Captain and James         Conf. of
      Doheny to Fire Lieutenant                           Appts.

33    Requesting the following promotions in the Police 159232
      Dept., Charles Femino to Police Lieutenant and    Conf. of
      John Marino to Police Sergeant                    Appts.
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
                         REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
34.    Report of Committee on Finance Items (35-37),      159233
       recommends all Items Should be POP                 Accepted
                                                          as Submitted
35.    Mayor' s   Requesting that actions be considered   158960
       Comm.      to gain some insight on School Dept.    TFC POP
                  spending
36.    Mayor's    Requesting funding for a general ob-    158964
       Comm.      ligation bond to acquire property       POP
                  across the City
37.    Mayor's    Submitting the 1996 City Somerville     159086 TFC
       Comm.      annual budget proposal                  POP
38.    Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items 159234
       (39-43), recommends Items (39-41) Should be      Accepted
       approved & Items (42 & 43} Should be POP         as Amended
39.    Mayor's    Re-submitting Home Rule Petition allow- 157447 TFC
       Comm.      ing the City to place Municipal Charges Approved
                  Liens on certain properties
40.    Mayor's    Requesting exemption from MGL 268A sec. 159103 TFC
       Comm.      20a for Vincent McLaughlin              Approved
41.    Ordinance Amending sec. 8-15 of Ch.8 of Code of    159083 TFC
                 Ord. Re: Automatic Amusement Devices     Ordained

4 2.   Comm.      Daniel Hayes submitting a proposed Ord. 158267 TFC
                  amending sec. 8-12 of Code of Ord. re: POF
                  pin ball machines

43     Mayor's    Submitting a proposed Ordinance funding 158503
       Comm.      the position of Asst. Clerk of Comm.    TFC POF
44.    Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items    159235
       (45-52), recommends Items (45-51) Should be        Accepted
       approved & Item (52) Should be referred back to    as Submitted
       Comm.
45.    Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.,     159123 TFC
                  2nd Cl., T.C. Auto Exchange, 176-178    Pet. Granted
                  Tremont St.
                                                          124

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:

46.   Petition   1995 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealer   159124 TFC
                 Lie., 3rd Cl. , T.C. Auto Exchange,      Pet. Granted
                 176-178 Tremont St.
47.   Petition   Nynex to install 176 feet of conduit     159133 TFC
                 on Raymond Ave.                          Ace. order
                                                          Adopted POP
47a. Order                                                159236
                                                          Adopted
48.   Petition   McDonald's Rest, to operate the drive    159134 TFC
                 thru at Twin City 24 hours               Pet. Granted

49.   Petition   Block Party, Sunday, July 30, 1995 on    159182 TFC
                 Williams St. from 4PM to 9PM             Pet. Granted
50.   Petition   Automatic Amusement Devices (5), Sony    159183 TFC
                 Theaters, Inc., 35 Middlesex Ave.        Pet. Granted

51.   Petition   1995 Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd Cl.,     159184 TFC
                 American Truck Sales, Inc., 682 Mystic   Pet. Granted
                 Ave.

52.   Petition   Canning Drives, Girls Jaguar Basketball 159122 TFC
                 Team in Davis Sq. every Tuesday during & Ref. Back
                 the summer                              to L & P

                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

53.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159237
      July 19, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Richard POF
      Gonsalves, 66-72 Morrison Ave., Michael Davis,
      517 Medford St., Newport Property Corp., 18-48
      Holland St. & Comfort Pillow, 2-12 Howard St.
54.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159238
      Aug. 2, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Rosanna POF
      Gee, 400b Highland Ave., Thomas & Barbara Lynch,
      8 Lesley Ave., Philip & Jane Sadler, 41-43
      Elmwood St. & Galwegan, Inc., 247 Elm St.
                            NEW BUSINESS
55.   Drain-layer's Bond - Volante Sewer Service          159239
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved
                                                          125

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

56.   Petition   Tufts University for pole top            159240
                 connections to utility poles to          Public
                 provide service to Tufts University      Utilities
                 residences & offices

57.   Petition   St. Paul Evangelical Church to hold a    159241
                 Road Race on Sept. 17, 1995 at 2:30PM    Rules Susp.
                 route defined within                     Pet. Granted
58.   Petition   Somerville Little League to hold        159242
                 Canning Drives on July 18, 19, 28 & 29, Rules Susp.
                 1995 at various locations within        Pet. Granted
59.   Petition   Outdoor Seating, Cafe Amber, 378B        159243
                 Highland Ave.                            L & P

60.   Petition   Junk Shop License, Frank Sparaco d/b/a 159244
                 A Touch of Class, 241-243 Msgr. O'Brien Rules Susp.
                 Highway                                 Pet. Granted
61.   Petition   Automatic Amusement Devices (7), Kirby   159245
                 Vending Co., in the Assembly Sq. Mall    Rules Susp.
                                                          Pet. Granted
62.   Petition   1995 Used Car Dealers Lie., 2nd Cl-,     159246
                 Daves Auto Sales, Inc., 463 McGrath      L & P
                 Highway

63.   Petition   1995 Renewal Hackney Carriage Lie.,      159247
                 Med. No. 63, Halligan Corp.              T & P
64.   Comm.      Attorney Andrew Puglia regarding Class 159248
                 II Auto Dealers License for Shadow      L & P
                 Marketing, Inc., d/b/a Somerville Motor
                 Sales
65.   Notice of Claim - May MacKinnon                     159249 POP
66.   Notice of Claim - Nancy Vardaro                     159250 POP
67.   Supplemental Notice of Claim - Kellie Donate        159251 POP
                                                          126
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
68.   Order      Highway Dept. repair the potholes at     159252
                 51-53 Hudson St.                         Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

69.   Resolve    BOA extending thanks to Mr. John Burke   159253
                 of Boston Edison                         Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
70.   Order      Police establish a directed patrol       159254
                 Prospect Hill Park as described within   Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
71.   Order      Relative to appealing a decision of the 159255
                 courts concerning the repairing of      Adopted
                 roads

Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:
72.   Mayor's    Requesting permission to permit the      159088 TFC
      Comm.      securing of the City's bond issue by     Ace. Order
                 insurance or by letters of credit        Adopted POP

72a. Order                                                159256
                                                          Adopted
7 3. Mayor's     Requesting the approval to authorize     159087 TFC
     Comm.       the City Treasurer to issue the          Acc. Order
                 attached capital bond                    Adopted POF

73a. Order                                                159257
                                                          Adopted
74.   Petition   Somerville Police Dept. to hold a        159258
                 a Family Bike Ride on Aug. 1, 1995       Rules Susp.
                 at 7PM                                   Pet. Granted

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
                    A true copy attest

                      Arthur B. McCue, City Clerk
                                                            127
                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING
                           August 24, 1995

                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         159259
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Maryann C. Cappello,
           Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth Joyce, Helen
           Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio, John M. Connolly,
           James F. Halloran and President John R. Buonomo
                           PUBLIC HEARINGS
     Petition    Transfer of Garage license From: Sun       159260
                 Auto Repair To: Lou's Auto Repair,         L & P
                 463 McGrath Highway for not more than
                 5 vehicles
     Petition    Tufts University to replace 10,000       159261
                 gallon underground storage tank with    Rules Susp.
                 a 20,000 gallon tank at 162 Talbot Ave. Pet. Granted
     Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install 38 feet of 159262
                 conduit on Paulina St.                  Rules Susp.
                                                         Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POF
3a   Order                                                  159263
                                                            Adopted
4.   Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install 80 feet       159264
                 of conduit in Raymond Ave,                 Rules Susp.
                                                            Ace. Order
                                                            Adopted POF

4a   Order                                                  159265
                                                            Adopted

5.   Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install (1) pole      159266
                 top connection at intersection of          Rules Susp.
                 Crown & Tower Sts.                         Ace. Order
                                                            Adopted POF

5a   Order                                                  159267
                                                            Adopted
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Public Hearings Cont'd:
6.    Petition   Boston Gas Co. to install 2675 feet of 159268
                 gas main in Inner Belt Rd. & Third Ave. Public
                                                         Utilities
7.    Petition   Boston Gas Co. to install 450 feet of    159269
                 conduit in Cedar St.                     Public
                                                          Utilities
8.    Petition   Tufts University to attach cables from 159270
                 Bromfield Rd. & Dearborn Rd. across the Rules Susp.
                 campus to Raymond Ave. & Conwell Ave.   Pet. Granted
                 & adjacent Streets
9.    Petition   Timewarner Cable to complete instal-     159271
                 lation of 4544 feet of conduit at (6)    Public
                 locations defined within                 Utilities
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Aid. Corriaan & Kotv
10.   Order      Traffic & Parking study the traffic      159272
                 conditions on Cedar St. between Cedar    Adopted
                 St & Highland Ave.
11.   Order      Police Dept. increase speeding sur-      159273
                 veillance on Cedar Sts. between          Adopted
                 Broadway & Highland Ave. during both
                 daytime & Nighttime hours
Submitted by Aid. Corrigan & Joyce
12.   Order      DPW Comm. enforce the Trash Ordinance    159274
                 regarding starting time for rubbish      Adopted
                 pickup, and that rubbish contractor
                 trucks not begin picking up until 7AM

Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Abruzzio
13.   Order      DPW Comm. forward a letter to B & M      159275
                 Railroad reiterating the Boards          Adopted
                 previously expressed orders that they
                 immediately cease the idling of diesel
                 engines before 7AM
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Corriaan

14.   Order      The City replace the trees that are      159276
                 being cut down at the following          Adopted
                 locations defined within
15    Order      Supt. of Highways appear before the BOA 159277
                 at the Sept. 14, 1995 meeting to        Adopted
                 discuss the cities policy relating to
                 trees
16    Order      Board of Health monitor the western      159278
                 part of the city over the next two       Adopted
                 weekends for compliance with trash
                 ordinance
17.   Resolve    The Administration extend all possible 159279
                 efforts to maintain all of the cities   Adopted
                 trees and replace those when conditions
                 necessitate removal
Submitted bv Aid. Cappello
18.   Citation   In recognition of Robby Medeiros for     159280
                 outstanding performance at the A.A.U/    Adopted
                 U.S.A. National Karate Championship

19.   Order      DPW Comm. request the property owner at 159281
                 the corner of Marshall St. & Broadway   Adopted
                 to clear the vacant lot of debris
20.   Order      Director of OHCD contact the M.B.T.A     159282
                 again regarding the replacement of the   Adopted
                 bus stop shelter on Broadway in the
                 Winter Hill area
21.   Order      Supt. of Building & Grounds repair the 159283
                 benches and water fountain at the      Adopted
                 Grimmons playground

22.   Order      Supt. of Engineering repair the sewers   159284
                 at Heath St. & Edgar Ave. also at Ten    Adopted
                 Hills Rd. & Governor Winthrop Rd.

23.   Order      Chief of Police enforce the one-way      159285
                 restriction on Richdale Ave. Mon-Fri     Adopted
                 between 7AM to 9AM
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                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Joyce

24.   Order     Supt. of Highway resurface the sidewalk 159286
                at 40 Beacon St.                        Adopted
25.   Order     Supt. of Highway resurface the side-     159287
                walks on the entire length of Fremont    Adopted
                Ave.
26.   Order     Supt. of Highway resurface the side-     159288
                walks on the entire length of Museum     Adopted
                St.
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

27.   Resolve   The MBTA General Manager review the     159289
                sub-station proposal for the Somerville Adopted
                Police at the Davis Sq./College Ave.
                entrance
28.   Resolve   The MBTA add additional bike racks in    159290
                the vicinity of the T-Stop entrance on   Adopted
                Holland St. & College Ave.
29.   Order     Chief of Police take notice of 10PM      159291
                curfew at Kenney Park (Intersection of   Adopted
                Grove St. & Highland Ave.)

30.   Order     DPW Comm. activate sprinklers along      159292
                Linnear Park and Seven Hills Park        Adopted
31.   Resolve   Time Warner Cable cleanup the payment    159293
                center at corner of Holland & Wallace    Adopted
                Sts.
32.   Order     DPW Comm. & City Engineer inspect and    159294
                repair the sinking roadway on Newberne   Adopted
                St.
33.   Resolve   Congratulating President Carl Zack of    159295
                Somerville Hospital and President John   Adopted
                O'Brien of The Cambridge Hospital on
                the recent merger

34.   Order     Chief of Police post speed traps on    159296
                Billingham St. between 7-9AM and 4-6PM Adopted
                to curtail excessive speeding
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Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly

35.   Order     Traffic & Parking install "Go Slow       159297
                Children" signs on Campbell Park         Adopted
36.   Order     Chief of Police take notice and issue    159298
                citations to vehicles improperly         Adopted
                utilizing Whipple St. to avoid traffic
                light on Highland Ave. & Willow Ave.

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
37.   Order     B & M   Railroad remove the abandoned     159299
                poles   behind 38 Princeton St. and all   Adopted
                other   properties on Princeton St.
                where   similar poles have been abandoned
38.   Order     B & M Railroad take immediate action to 159300
                clean up the railroad beds between      Adopted
                Lowell St. & Cedar St.
39.   Order     Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.    159301
                monitor the rubbish disposal violations Adopted
                ongoing at 270 Highland Ave. as defined
                within

40.   Order     Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     159302
                enforce proper compliance with rubbish   Adopted
                disposal regulations at 600 Broadway
41.   Order     Police Dept. post speed traps on         159303
                Prichard Ave. between 4-6PM •            Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
42.   Order     DPW Comm. clean up weeds in area of      159304
                East Somerville Comm. School             Adopted
                especially in the playground area
43.   Resolve   MDC clean up area on McGrath Hwy. from   159305
                WBT Limo to Burger King                  Adopted
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                 none
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                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
44.   Requesting approval for the use of avail, funds   159306
      of $3,180.00 to pay a FY95 Purchasing Dept.       Rules Susp.
      Invoice                                           Ace. Order
                                                        Adopted POP
44a. Order                                              159307
                                                        Adopted
45.   Requesting approval for the use of avail, funds   159308
      of $300.00 to pay FY95 Animal Control Invoices    Rules Susp.
                                                        Ace. Order
                                                        Adopted POP
45a. Order                                              159309
                                                        Adopted
46.   Requesting approval for the DPW to enter into a   159310
      (5) year contract for the Maintenance of the HVAC Finance
      system in the Central Library with Honey Well,
      Inc.
47.   Regarding New Cutler School Easement for Boston   159311
      Edison & Nynex                                    Rules Susp.
                                                        Pet. Granted
48.   Requesting approval for the acceptance of sub-    159312
      division (6) of G.L. c.32 s.20 relative to the    Leg. Matters
      Somerville Retirement Board
49.   Requesting approval of the attached list of       159313
      individuals to work the election pols this year   Conf. of
                                                        Appt s.
50.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Frank P. Russell,    159314
      210 Hawthorne St., Maiden to fill the unexpired   Conf. of
      position of P.T. Asst. City Solicitor Catherine   Appts.
      M. Esposito, who is on maternity leave
51.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Andre J. Alves, 17   159315
      Knowlton St., Som. as Constable for 1995          Conf. of
                                                        Appts.
52.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Charles Bockman, 159316
      180 Church St., Waltham as a Sworn Weigher in the Conf. of
      City for 1995                                     Appts.
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                                                        Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

53.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Leonard J. Mello, 159317
      23 Baxter St., Melrose as a Sworn Weigher for     Conf. of
      1995                                              Appt s.

54.   Proclamation - Proclaiming August 26, 1995 as     159318
      "Women Suffrage Day"                              POP

55.   Requesting trans, of $139,990.00 from Contingency 159319
      Salaries to Dept. defined within                  Finance
56.   Requesting a decrease in water rates effective    159320
      July 1, 1995                                      Finance
57.   Re: Water & Sewer related projects                159321
                                                        Finance
58.   Requesting the promotion of John Aufiero to the   159322
      rank of sergeant in the Police Dept.              Conf. of
                                                        Appts.

59.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approx. of 159323
      $25,000.00 from Personnel to conduct a com-       Finance
      prehensive review and analysis of non-union
      salaries
60.   Requesting approval for an Ordinance providing    159324
      salary adjustment for non-union personnel         Finance &
                                                        Leg. Matters

61.   Re: Determination of Former Water St. & Former    159325
      M.M. parcels to be surplus                        Leg. Matters
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

62.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appt.      159326
      Items (63-70), Recommends all Items Should be     Accepted
      approved                                          as Submitted

63.   Mayor's   Requesting conf. of appt. of Savina     158524 TFC
      Comm.     Whitney, 16 Vernon St., Som., MA as     Appt.
                 the "Citizen Member" of the Historic   Confirmed
                 Preservation Comm.
64.   Mayor's   Requesting conf. of appt. of            158527 TFC
      Comm.     Margaret Aguero, 77 Porter St., Som.,   Appt.
                 MA as a member of the Somerville       Confirmed
                 Arts Council.
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                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts. Cont'd:
65.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Rosamond    158529 TFC
      Comm.      Cummins, 45 Kingston St., Som., MA as    Appt.
                 member of the Somerville Arts Council.   Confirmed
66    Mayor's    Requesting the following promotions      159231 TFC
      Comm.      in the Fire Dept., James King to Fire    Appt.
                 Captain and James Doheny to Fire         Confirmed
                 Lieutenant
67    Mayor's    Requesting the following promotions      159232 TFC
      Comm.      in the Police Dept., Charles Femino      Appt.
                 to Police Lieutenant and John Marino     Confirmed
                 to Police Sergeant
68    Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Mark        158641 TFC
      Comm.      Ardolino, 1 Carver St., Som. as a        Appt.
                  member of the Somerville Recreation     Confirmed
                  Comm.

69    Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Paul        158642 TFC
      Comm.      Driscoll, 8 Illinois Ave., Som. as a     Appt.
                  member of the Somerville Recreation     Confirmed
                  Comm.
70    Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of             158686 TFC
      Comm.      Antoinette Franklin, 9 Moreland St.,     Appt.
                  Som., to the Fair Housing Comm.         Confirmed

71    Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items     159327
      (72-75), Recommends Items (72-74), Should be        Accepted
      approved & Item (75), Should be POF                 as Submitted

72    Petition   1995 Used Car Dealers License (new)     159246 TFC
                 Daves Auto Sales, Inc., 463 McGrath Hwy Pet. Granted
73    Petition   Outdoor Seating 2 tables, 4 chairs,      159243 TFC
                 Cafe Amber, 378B Highland Ave.           Pet. Granted

74    Petition   Canning Drives, Girls Jaquar Basketball 159122 TFC
                 Team in Davis Sq. every Tuesday during Pet. Granted
                 the summer

75    Comm.      Atty. Andrew Puglia Re: Class II Auto    159248 TFC
                 Dealers License to Somerville Motors     POF
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                                                         Disposition
                COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
76   City Solicitor responding to BOA order regarding    159328
     the imposition of local excise tax on short         L & P
     term rental properties
77   City Solicitor responding to BOA order regarding    159329
     laws governing litigation of police details         Pub. Health
                                                         & Safety

78   City Solicitor responding to an order regarding     159330
     All-Forms Alcoholic Beverages                       Leg. Matters
79   Board of Appeals, notice of public hearing, Wed., 159331
     Sept. 6, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Dana    POP
     Akers, 30 Linden St., Neil Berman, 16 Harvard
     St., Stephen Ferreira, 725 Broadway & Stop &
     Shop, Supermarket Co., 74-100 Foley St.
                           NEW BUSINESS

80   Constable Bond - Ronald M. DiGiorgio                159332
                                                         Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved
81   Petition   Somerville Pop Warner to hold canning    159333
                drives on Sept. 16 & 30, 1995 from       Rules Susp.
                SAM to 3PM at the locations within       Pet. Granted
82   Petition   Canning Drive, Somerville High Football 159334
                Team on Aug. 26, 1995 from 12-3PM at    Rules Susp.
                locations defined within               Pet. Granted
83   Petition   Somerville Garden Club to hold a fall    159335
                plant sale on Sept. 13, 1995 at the      Rules Susp.
                Davis Sq. Plaza                          Pet. Granted

84   Petition   Mail Boxes Etc. to station a balloon     159336
                for Eagle 93.7 (radio station) during    Rules Susp.
                their broadcast on Sept. 8, 1995 at      Pet. Granted
                411A Broadway

85   Petition   Block Party, Aug. 27, 1995 on Richdale   159337
                Ave. from 12PM to 6PM                    Rules Susp.
                                                         Pet. Granted

86   Petition   Outdoor Seating, Salt & Pepper Bakery    159338
                & Cafe to place 3 tables & 6 chairs      L & P
                on the sidewalk at 81 Holland St.
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                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
87.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop License, Bob's    159339
                 Fine Jewelry, 1156 Broadway              L & P
88.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking License,    159340
                 F.W. Russell & Sons, Inc., 120 McGrath   L & P
                 Highway for not more than 25 vehicles

89.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. 73  159341
                 From: Ball Sq. Taxi, Inc. To: Eastern T & P
                 Trans. , Co. , Inc .

1995 Automatic Amusement Device Licenses
90.   Petition Good Time Billiard, Inc., 30 Sturtevant 159342
               St. for an additional {40} devices      L & P
91.   Petition   Senrac Inc., d/b/a Club III, 596-608     159343
                 Somerville Ave . (6) devices             L & P
92.   Petition   City Club, 20 Innerbelt Rd. (8) devices 159344
                                                         L & P

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses

Trustees of Tufts College

93.   Petition   (Bartol House) 37 Sawyer Ave.            159345
                                                          L & P
94.   Petition   90-92-94 Curtis St.                      159346
                                                          L & P
95.   Petition   12 Dearborn Rd.                          159347
                                                          L & P

96.   Petition   (Lewis Hall) 75-85 Packard Ave.          159348
                                                          L & P

97.   Petition   (Milne House) 8-10 Whitfield Rd          159349
                                                          L & P

98.   Petition   45 Sawyer Ave.                           159350
                                                          L & P

99.   Petition   {Wilson House) 136 Curtis St.            159351
                                                          L & P
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New Business Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of Tufts College
100. Petition   9-11 Sunset Rd.                         159352
                                                        L & P
101. Petition   (Stratton Hall) 45 Talbot Ave.          159353
                                                        L & P
102. Petition   (Hillside House) 32 Dearborn Rd.        159354
                                                        L & P
103. Petition   176 Curtis St.                          159355
                                                        L & P
104. Petition   (Haskell Hall) 43 Latin Way             159356
                                                        L & P
105. Petition   {Wyeth House) 21 Whitfield Rd.          159357
                                                        L & P
106. Petition   (Tilton Hall) 39 Latin Way              159358
                                                        L & P
107. Petition   (South Hall) Powder House Blvd.         159359
                                                        L & P
108. Petition   (Schmalz House) 9-11 Whitfield Rd       159360
                                                        L & P
109. Petition   106 Professors Row                      159361
                                                        L & P
110. Petition   92 Professors Row                       159362
                                                        L & P
111. Petition   (Latin Dorm) Latin Way                  159363
                                                        L & P
112. Petition   (Davies House) 13 Sawyer Ave.           159364
                                                        L & P
113. Petition   Somerville Community Corp., 10 Sewall   159365
                St.                                     Rules Susp.
                                                        Pet. Granted
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New Business Cont'd:

114. Notice of Claim - Donald Barnoski                  159366 POP
115. Notice of Claim - George E. Anderson               159367 PDF

116. Notice of Claim - Catherine Santos                 159368 POP
117. Notice of Claim - Lori Courtney                    159369 POP
118. Supplemental Notice of Claim - Donald Barnoski     159370 POP
119. Supplemental Notice of Claim - Catherine Santos    159371 POP
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
120. Order     Highway Dept. repair the cracked side-   159372
               walk and handicap ramp at Winslow &      Adopted
               College Aves. as described within
121. Report of Committee on Public Utilities            159373
                                                        Accepted
                                                        as Submitted

121a. Petition Tufts University for pole top con-      159240 TFC
               nection to utility poles providing      Pet. Granted
               service to Tufts University residencies
               and offices
Submitted by Aid. Buomomo
122. Order     DPW issue the appropriate permits to     159374
               allow the Som. YMCA to conduct its       Adopted
               annual Columbus Day Road Race on
               Sunday, Oct. 8, 1995
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo. Abruzzio. Connolly & Corriaan

123. Order     Personnel Director appear at the next   159375
               BOA meeting on Sept. 14, 1995 to report Adopted
               on matters described within
Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
                    A true copv attest
                       Arthur B.
                                                            139

                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock


                           REGULAR MEETING

                          September 14, 1995

                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         159376
the roll:

Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           president Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo

                           PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.   Petition    Transfer of Garage License From:           159377
                 Joseph Miele To: James P. Heffernan        Rules Susp.
                 d/b/a Super Sweep, Inc., 17 Hamlet         Pet. Granted
                 St., for not more than 7 vehicles
                   ORDERS. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Aid. Joyce

2.   Citation    In recognition of Phip Jefferies for       159378
                 his service as Commander of United         Adopted
                 States Veterans Vietnam ERA Post No.l
3.   Citation    In recognition of Richard McPherson for 159379
                 his installation as Commander of United Adopted
                 States Veterans Vietnam ERA Post No.l
4.   Citation    Congratulating Bud & Mary McCabe on        159380
                 their 50th Wedding Anniversary             Adopted
5.   Order       DPW instruct Boston Edison to replace   159381
                 lamps on the street lights on Clark St. Adopted
6.   Order       Inspectional Serv. inspect for parking     159382
                 violations in the lot at Cooney and        Adopted
                 Beacon Sts.
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Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Joyce

7.    Order      DPW construct pedestrian barriers along 159383
                 Roseland St.                            Adopted

8.    Order      DPW repair the sidewalk panel at 48-50   159384
                 Parkdale St.                             Adopted
9.    Order      Chief of Police monitor the inter-       159385
                 section of Webster, Prospect & Newton    Adopted
                 Sts. for traffic violations between
                 the hours of 7AM-9AM
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
10.   Citation   In recognition of James Bennett for      159386
                 earning the award of Eagle Scout from    Unfinished
                 the Boy Scouts of America                Business
11.   Order      Chief of Police post speed traps on      159387
                 Berkeley St. near Hersey St. between     Adopted
                 2:30PM and 6:30PM
12.   Order      Traffic & Parking post a "Go Slow        159388
                 Children" sign within 100 yards of the   Adopted
                 school zone on Berkeley St.
13.   Order      DPW Comm. work with the Parks Dept. &    159389
                 Prospect Hill neighborhood group to      Adopted
                 develop a memorial for Janet Downing

14.   Order      DPW Comm. classify Warren Ave. as a     159390
                 Street in urgent need of reconstruction Adopted
                 in future development plans
15.   Order      Personnel Director prepare a written    159391
                 report of the costs associated with the Adopted
                 litigation in the case of Mr. Bert
                 Switzer as previously requested

16.   Order      Traffic & Parking study the traffic      159392
                 flow patterns on Hamlet St. and the      Adopted
                 usage of this street as a cut through
                 to Union Sq.
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Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
17.   Order     Chief of Police enforce the "Tow Zone"   159393
                regulation at the intersections of       Adopted
                major roadways
18.   Order     Inspectional Serv. inspect the premises 159394
                at 19 Prospect Hill Ave. for the        Adopted
                operation of an illegal trucking
                business
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
19.   Order     DPW place barrels in the area of the     159395
                Porter Sq. shopping center on Elm St.    Adopted
                near Hancock St. as defined within
20.   Order     Supt. of Highways repair or replace the 159396
                sidewalk at 24 Hall Ave.                Adopted
21.   Order     Police Dept. report on the status of     159397
                the truck trailer stored at corner of    Adopted
                Pinckney St. & Perkins St.
22.   Order     Animal Control patrol East Som. Comm.    159398
                School around SAM for violations of      Adopted
                the pooper scooper ordinance
23.   Order     Board of Health inspect property around 159399
                105-109 Walnut St. and 103-109 Oilman   Adopted
                St. for illegal disposal of trash
24.   Order     Ispectional Serv. inspect the alley      159400
                between 105-109 Walnut St. for illegal   Adopted
                auto repair & trash disposal
25.   Order     Highway Dept. replace sidewalk pavement 159401
                at 102 Walnut St. in front of The Kemp Adopted
                warehouse
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
26.   Resolve   School Dept. consider the remarks of     159402
                Ms. Dina Parks relative to the schools   Adopted
                system's utilization of the National
                Teacher's exam
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                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
27.   Order     Parks Dept. trim the tree in the rear    159403
                of the West Branch Library as defined    Adopted
                within
28.   Order     DPW Comm. install trash receptacle near 159404
                the intersection of Buena Vista Rd. and Adopted
                the walkway in Seven Hills Park

29.   Resolve   MBTA install bench and/or benches as     159405
                necessary for the convenience of the     Adopted
                public waiting for bus transportation
                at the Holland St. entrance of the
                Red Line
30.   Order     DPW Comm. replace the missing benches    159406
                at the bus stop at Elm & Chester Sts.    T & P
                as defined within
31.   Resolve   Owners of Porter Sq. Shopping facility 159407
                take necessary measures to ensure      Adopted
                pickup of litter and debris from the
                shopping center

Submitted by Aid. Corriaan
32.   Order     Police Dept. patrol Kenney Park and      159408
                enforce all applicable Laws &            Adopted
                Ordinances
33.   Order     Supt. of Highways instruct trash        159409
                collection workers to exercise more     Adopted
                care in returning barrels to where they
                belong
34.   Order     Parks Dept. clean up the area in and     159410
                around Kenney Park                       Adopted

Submitted by Aid. Cappello
35.   Order     Police Dept. increase patrols on Grant   159411
                St. & Wheatland St. and conduct          Adopted
                aggressive enforcement of all
                applicable laws & ordinances
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                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
36.   Order    Highway Dept. repair the potholes on      159412
               Ashland St. as defined within             Adopted

37.   Order    Inspectional Serv. remove the un-         159413
               authorized tow vehicles and trailer       Adopted
               from the parking lot adjacent to
               18-20 Murdock St.

38.   Order    Highway Dept. replace the bent street     159414
               sign poles on Linden Ave. & on Porter     Adopted
               St.
39.   Order    City Clerk make a request to U.S. Post- 159415
               master in Somerville regarding graffiti Adopted
               removal on mail receptacles and drop
               boxes throughout the city

40.   Order    DPW study, design and make necessary      159416
               repairs to the foundation of Mountain     Adopted
               Ave. which empties onto Cedar Ave.

41.   Order    City Solicitor prepare an Ordinance       159417
               prohibiting residents from moving into    Adopted
               a domicile after 11PM and before 7AM
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
42.   Order    Police Dept. conduct speed enforcement    159418
               on Partridge Ave. at random hours         Adopted
               between 8AM and 6PM
Submitted bv Aid. Abruzzio & Kotv

43.   Order    Inspectional Serv. notify area            159419
               Universities of the obligation that       Adopted
               student must comply with zoning
               Ordinances as defined within
44.   Order    Police Dept. conduct speed enforcement    159420
               & one-way enforcement on Trull St.        Adopted
               between 8AM-9AM and 4PM-6PM
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                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Joyce
45.   Order    Nynex Co. remove the pay phone located    159421
               at the exit of the MDC skating rink on    Adopted
               Somerville Ave.
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                 None

                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
46.   Requesting approval for supplemental approp. of    159422
      $225,000.00 for School Dept. P.S. acct.            Rules Susp.
                                                         Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP
46a. Order      "                "                 »     159423
                                                         Adopted

47.   Requesting approval for supplemental approp. of    159424
      $50,000.00 for DPW Capital Outlay acct. &          Finance
      Highway/Snow Removal

48.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds of 159425
      $27,146.00 from Pensions/Non Contributory to      Finance
      Retirement Professional & Tech. Serv.
49.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159426
      $12,750.00 for Exec-Human Serv. P.S. acct.        Finance
50.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159427
      $1,200.00 for City Clerks Fundservice acct.       Rules Susp.
                                                        Ace. Order
                                                        Adopted POP

50a. Order                                               159428
                                                         Adopted

51.   Requesting approval for use of avail, funds of     159429
      $397.00 to pay FY'95 Police Dept. invoice          Rules Susp.
                                                         Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP

51a. Order                                               159430
                                                         Adopted
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Mayor's Communications Contfd:

52.   Requesting approval for supplemental approp. of     159431
      $25,000.00 for Personnel Dept. O.M. acct.           Finance

53.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159432
      $20,000.00 for Debt. Serv.                        Rules Susp.
                                                        Ace. Order
                                                        Adopted POP
53a. Order      "                "                   "   159733
                                                         Adopted
54.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159434
      $25,509.00 for Law Dept. P.S. acct.               Finance

55.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159435
      $635,107.00 for Debt. Serv.                       Finance

56.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159436
      $565,000.00 for Debt. Serv.                       Finance

57.   Re-submitting a Home Rule Petition authorizing      159437
      the City to place municipal liens on certain       Leg. Matters
      properties for nonpayment
58.   Requesting approval for exemption of the conflict 159438
      of Interest laws for Francis P. Ferraro          Leg. Matters
59.   Requesting approval to authorize the City          159439
      Treasurer to issue the attached capital bond       Rules Susp.
                                                         Approved
60.   Requesting 13 parcels of land be declared surplus 159440
                                                        Finance
61.   Requesting conf. of appt. of the following 11       159441
      individuals (names enclosed) as police officers    Conf. of
      on probation with the City of Som. Police Dept.    Appts.

62.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Gerard Hennelly, 220 159442
      Pearl St., Som. as Constable for 1995            Conf. of
                                                        Appts.

                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
63.   Report of Committee on Conf. of Appointments        159443
      Items (64-69), Recommends all Items should be       Accepted
      approved                                           as Submitted
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                                                          Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

64.   Mayor's    Requesting approval of the attached      159313 TFC
      Comm.      list of individuals to work the          Appt.
                 election polls this year                 Confirmed
65.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Frank       159314 TFC
      Comm.      F. Russell, 210 Hawthorne St., Maiden    Appt.
                 to fill the unexpired position of P.T.   Confirmed
                 Asst. City Solicitor Catherine
                 M. Esposito, who is on maternity leave
66.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Andre       159315 TFC
      Comm.      J. Alves, 17 Knowlton St., Som. as       Appt.
                  Constable for 1995                      Confirmed
67.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of re-appt. of          159316 TFC
      Comm.      Charles Bockman, 180 Church St.,         Appt.
                 Waltham as a Sworn Weigher in the        Confirmed
                  City for 1995
68.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Leonard 159317 TFC
      Comm.      J. Mello, 23 Baxter St., Melrose as a   Appt.
                  Sworn Weigher for 1995                 Confirmed

69.   Mayor's    Requesting the promotion of John         159322 TFC
      Comm.      Aufiero to the rank of sergeant in       Appt.
                 the Police Dept.                         Confirmed

70.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items     159444
      (71-95), Recommends Items (71-92) Should be         Accepted
      approved Item (93) Should be approved as amended    as Amended
      & Items (94-95) Should not be approved
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of Tufts College
71.   Petition   (Bartol House) 37 Sawyer Ave.            159345 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

72.   Petition   90-92-94 Curtis St.                      159346 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

73.   Petition   12 Dearborn Rd.                          159347 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

74.   Petition   (Lewis Hall) 75-85 Packard Ave           159348 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
                                                     147

                                                     Doc. No.
                                                     Disposition
Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses

Trustees of Tufts College

75.   Petition   {Milne House) 8-10 Whitfield Rd.    159349 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

76.   Petition   45 Sawyer Ave.                      159350 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

77.   Petition   (Wilson House) 136 Curtis St.       159351 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

78.   Petition   9-11 Sunset Rd.                     159352 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

79.   Petition   {Stratton Hall) 45 Talbot Ave.      159353 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

80.   Petition   (Hillside House) 32 Dearborn Rd.    159354 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

81.   Petition   176 Curtis St.                      159355 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

82.   Petition   (Haskell Hall) 43 Latin Way         159356 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

83.   Petition   (Wyeth House) 21 Whitfield Rd.      159357 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

84.   Petition   (Tilton Hall) 39 Latin Way          159358 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

85.   Petition   (South Hall) Powder House Blvd.     159359 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

86.   Petition   (Schmalz House) 9-11 Whitfield Rd   159360 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

87.   Petition   106 Professors Row                  159361 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

88.   Petition   92 Professors Row                   159362 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted

89.   Petition   (Latin Dorm) Latin Way              159363 TFC
                                                     Pet. Granted
                                                          148

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on L & P Cont'd:

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of Tufts College


90.   Petition   (Davies House) 13 Sawyer Ave.            159364 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
91.   Petition   1995 Renewal Junk Shop License, Bob's    159339 TFC
                 Fine Jewelry, 1156 Broadway              Pet. Granted
92.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Parking License,    159340 TFC
                 F.W. Russell & Sons, Inc., 120 McGrath   Pet. Granted
                 Highway for not more than 25 vehicles

93.   Petition   Transfer of Garage Lie., From: Sun     159260 TFC
                 Auto Repair To: Lou's Auto Repair, 463 Pet. Granted
                 McGrath Highway                        as Amended
1995 Automatic Amusement Device Licenses
94.   Petition   Senrac Inc., d/b/a Club III, 596-608     159343 TFC
                 Somerville Ave. (6) devices              Not Approved
95.   Petition   City Club, 20 Innerbelt Rd. (8) devices 159344 TFC
                                                         Not Approved
95a. Petition    Outdoor Seating, Salt & Pepper Bakery & 159338 TFC
                 Cafe, 81 Holland St.                    Pet. Granted
96.   Report of Committee on Public Utilities Items       159445
      (97-99), Recommends all Items Should be approved    Accepted as
                                                          Submitted
97.   Petition   Boston Gas Co. to install 2675 feet of   159268 TFC
                 gas main in Inner Belt Rd. & Third Ave   Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF
97a. Order       "               "                   "    159446
                                                          Adopted
98.   Petition   Boston Gas Co. to install 450 feet of    159269 TFC
                 conduit in Cedar St.                     Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF

98a. Order                                                159447
                                                          Adopted
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Public Utilities Cont'd:

99.   Petition   Timewarner Cable to complete instal-    159271 TFC
                 lation of 4544 feet of conduit at (6    Approved
                 locations defined within

                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

100. Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159448
     Sept. 20, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Rocco POP
     DiRenzo, 23 Hamlet St., Paul Cook, 476 Medford
     St., Julio Morais, Carlos Oliveira, 389-393
     Medford St. & Stop & Shop Supermarket Co., 74-
     100 Foley St.

101. Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159449
     Oct. 4, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of James    POF
     & Kathleen O'Meara, 77 Chandler St., Philip
     Hewes, 85 Orchard St., & Joseph & Judith Agassi,
     48 Quincy St./52-56 Summer St.
                              NEW BUSINESS

102. Appearance of Carl Zack and John O'Brien to         159450
     comment on the merger of Somerville Hospital &      POF
     Cambridge Hospital in response to a BOA resolve
103. Petition    Tufts University Inter-Greek Council to 159451
                 close off Professors Row for annual     L & P
                 block party on Oct. 27, 1995 from 2PM-
                 9PM
104. Petition    2nd annual Scott C. Foster Memorial     159452
                 road race on Oct. 15, 1995 at 10:40AM   Rules Susp.
                 route defined within                    Pet. Granted

105. Petition    1995 Renewal Outdoor Seating license,   159453
                 Sepal Cafe, 235-237 Holland St.         L & P
106. Petition Automatic Amusement Device, Dante Club, 159454
              Inc., 3 Dante Terrace                   L & P
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of   Tufts College
107. Petition    25 Whitfield Rd.                        159455
                                                         L & P
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                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition
New Business Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of   Tufts College
108. Petition   114 Curtis St.                          159456
                                                        L & P
109. Petition   14 Sawyer Ave.                          159457
                                                        L & P
110. Petition   100 Packard Ave.                        159458
                                                        L & P
111. Notice of Claim - Jean E. Bell                     159459
                                                        POP
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Connolly
112. Order      Canning Drive, Somerville Girls Soft-   159460
                Ball Team on Sept. 23 & 24, 1995        Adopted
Submitted by Aid Kotv
113. Order      Highway Dept. replace street signs on   159461
                Gussie Terr, and Peterson Terr.         Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
114. Order      Police Dept. monitor illegal bicycle    159462
                traffic on the sidewalks between        Adopted
                Porter Sq., Davis Sq. & Teele Sq.
Submitted by Aid. Ciampa
115. Order      Requesting enforcement of MBTA bus      159463
                stop parking restrictions on Holland    Adopted
                St.
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
116. Order      Police Dept. monitor the pay phone at   159464
                The Goldstar Laundry on Highland Ave.   Adopted
                for illegal activity
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                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:
Taken From Committee on Legislative Matters
117. Mayor's   Requesting approval for the acceptance   159312 TFC
     Comm.     of subdivision 6 of G.L. c.32 s. 20      Approved
               relative to the Som. Retirement Bd.
118. Mayor's   Re: Determination of former Water St.    159325 TFC
     Comm.     and former M.M. Mades parcel to be       Approved
               surplus
119. Executive Session                                  159465 POP

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.
Reconsideration Filed on all Financial Orders
However failed on voice vote



                    A true copy attest

                    Arthur B. McCue
                    City Clerk
                                                             152

                           City of Somerville
              Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
               in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock


                              REGULAR MEETING

                            September 28, 1995

                                                             Doc. No.
                                                             Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called          159466
the roll:

Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                              PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.    Petition    Boston Gas Co. to install 310 feet of       159467
                  6 inch gas main in Broadway from           Rules Susp.
                  Kilsyth Rd. to intersection of Braemore    Ace. Order
                  Rd.                                        Adopted POP
la.   Order       "                "                    "    159468
                                                             Adopted

                      ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                           AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted by Entire Board

2.    Citation    In recognition of Anthony F. "Tag"         159469
                  Taglino for his 61 years of service        Adopted
                  to the City and citizens of Somerville

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
3.    Order       Director of Communications appear at       159470
                  the BOA meeting on Oct. 12, 1995 to        Adopted
                  advise The Board of the status of the      as amended
                  fax machine in the City Clerks Office

4.    Order       Inspectional Serv. & Board of Health    159471
                  inspect the property at 58 Pinckney St. Adopted
                  for health & code violations
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio

5.    Order     Inspectional Serv. order the owner of    159472
                vacant lot at 20-22 Mt. Vernon St. to    Adopted
                clean property of debris & weeds

6.    Order     Inspectional Serv. order the owner of   159473
                property adjacent to 69 Franklin St. to Adopted
                clean property of debris & weeds
Submitted by Aid. Cappello
7.    Order     Police conduct speed traps on Marshall   159474
                St. Mon-Fri 3PM-6PM in vicinity of new   Adopted
                playground
8.    Order     Traffic & Parking inspect the new play- 159475
                ground on Marshall St. & make           Adopted
                recommendations for appropriate signage
Submitted by Aid. Connolly

9.    Order     Traffic & Parking post a "Go Slow        159476
                Children" sign on Wallace St. at         Adopted
                Broadway end                             as amended
10.   Order     Highway Dept. repair the curb on side-   159477
                walk at 19 College Ave. as contained     adopted
                within

11.   Order     Animal Control Office inspect the        159478
                premises at 45 Baystate Ave. during      Adopted
                nighttime hours for barking dogs in
                violation of the noise ordinance
Submitted by Aid. Halloran
12.   Resolve   Re: City's opposition to assaults on     159479
                employees                                Adopted

13.   Order     Block Party on Malvern Ave. on Sept.     159480
                30, 1995 from 12noon to 8PM              Adopted

14.   Order     City Solicitor prepare an Ordinance      159481
                regulating the placement of newspaper    Adopted
                distribution boxes as defined within
                                                        154

                                                       Doc. No.
                                                       Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
15.   Order    Highway Dept. replace the damaged        159482
               sidewalk at corner of Francis St. &      Adopted
               Conwell Ave.

16    Order    Inspectional Serv. order the owner of    159483
               property located at corner of Rogers     Adopted
               Ave. & Boston Ave. to clean up empty lot
17    Order    Traffic & Parking replace the two park- 159484
               spots previously removed in front of    Adopted
               apt. building at Cedar St. & Highland
               Ave.
18.   Order    Police Dept. conduct daily monitoring   159485
               of the "No Trucking" regulations prior Adopted
               to 7AM on Warwick, Clyde & Murdock Sts.

19.   Order    DPW place a catch basin in the           159486
               proximity of 27 Richardson St.           Adopted
20.   Order    School Dept. provide the Board with      159487
               their policy on age requirements for     Adopted
               admissions
21    Order    Traffic & Parking place crosswalk at     159488
               494 Medford St. & any other feasible     Adopted
               locations in the Magoun Sq. area

22    Order    City Engineer & City Assessor determine 159489
               ownership of private way known as       Adopted
               Downer St. as defined within

23.   Order    Traffic & Parking enforce the            159490
               regulations pertaining to commercial     Adopted
               overnight parking on Cedar St. between
               Elm & Summer Sts.
Submitted by Aid. Tavlor
24.   Order    Board of Health & Inspectional Serv.     159491
               inspect the premises at 202 Highland     Adopted
               Ave. for code of Ordinance violations

25.   Order    Chief of Police initiate speed traps     159492
               on Greenville St. from 2:30PM-6:30PM     Adopted
               Monday through Sunday                    as amended
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                                                       Doc. No.
                                                       Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio, Halloran & Connolly

26.   Resolve    BOA Finance Comm. request the ad-       159493
                 ministration to conduct the approved    Adopted
                 personnel study in the most expeditious
                 manner possible and report back
                 findings as soon as possible
                        UNFINISHED BUSINESS
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
27.   Citation   In recognition of James Bennett for     159836
                 earning the award of Eagle Scout from   POP
                 the Boy Scouts of America
                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
28.   Requesting approval for trans, of avail, funds     159494
      of $176,400.00 from School Dept. B & G O.M. acct   Rules Susp.
      to Communications O.M. acct.                       Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP
28a. Order                                               159495
                                                         Adopted
29.   Requesting certain city parcels of land at 643-    159496
      645 Broadway be declared surplus                   Finance
30.   Requesting clarification of BOA order to the       159497
      Personnel Director Re: providing information       Finance
      on certain litigation costs

31.   Submitting an Ordinance in response to board       159498
      order 159417 Re: prohibiting moving between the    Leg. Matters
      hours of 11PM to 7AM
32.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Adolph Davidio,    159499
      10 Park Ave., Som. as the Democratic member of     Rules Susp
      the Board of Elections                             Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
33.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Elizabeth J.       159500
      Knibbs, 65 Bay State Ave., Som. as a Republican    Rules Susp
      member of the Board of Elections                   Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

34.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Timothy Lenicheck 159501
      25 Kidder Ave., Som. to serve as a member of The Rules Susp
      Board of Appeals                                  Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
35.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Philip Ercolini,   159502
      42 Minnesota Ave., Som. to serve as a member of    Rules Susp
      The Board of Appeals                               Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
36.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Raymond Trant,     159503
      6 Highland Ave., Som. as a member of The           Rules Susp
      Licensing Comm.                                    Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
37.   Requesting conf. of appt. of the following         159504
      individuals (names enclosed) to serve as           Conf. of
      Commissioners on The Aids Comm.                    Appts.
38.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Robin E. Carton, 9    159505
      Summit St., Som. as a Commissioner of the Human    Conf. of
      Rights Comm.                                       Appt s.
39.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Steven F. Brown, 22 159506
      Everett Ave., Som. as a Commissioner of the Human Conf. of
      Rights Comm.                                      Appts.
40.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Anna M. Kiely,     159507
      131 Orchard St., Som. as a Commissioner of The     Rules Susp
      Human Rights Comm.                                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
41.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Leslie F. Hergert 159508
      9 St. James Ave., Som. as a Commissioner of The   Rules Susp
      Human Rights Comm.                                Appt.
                                                        Confirmed

42.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Gail Finestone,    159509
      38 Gordon St., Som. as a Commissioner of The       Rules Susp
      Human Rights Comm.                                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
43.   Requesting conf. of appt. of June Parson           159510
      Pietrantoni, 155 Boston Ave., Som. to The Board    Conf. of
      of Trustees of the Public Library                  Appts.
                                                         157

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:
44.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Paula M. Stuart,   159511
      70 Summer St., Som. to The Fair Housing Comm.      Rules Susp
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
45.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Alice Maestri,     159512
      1374 Broadway, Som. to The Som. Affordable         Rules Susp
      Housing Trust Fund                                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
46.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Mary L. Daly,      159513
      1364 Broadway, Som. to The Som. Affordable         Rules Susp
      Housing Trust Fund                                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
47.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Jennifer Keohan,       159514
      47 Porter St., Som. as a member of The Som.        Conf. of
      Conservation Comm.                                 Appts.
                       REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
48.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.      159515
      Item (49), recommends should be approved           Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
49.   Mayor's   Requesting conf. of appt. of the         159441 TFC
      Comm.      following 11 individuals (Names         Appts.
                 Enclosed) as Police Officers on         Confirmed
                 probations with the police dept.
50.   Report of Committee on Finance Iterns (51-60       159516
      recommends all Items Should be approved            Accepted
                                                         as Submitted

51.   Mayor's   Requesting approval for a supplemental   159435 TFC
      Comm.     approp. of $635,107.00 for Debt. Serv.   Acc. Order
                                                         Adopted POF

5la. Order                                               159517
                                                         Adopted
52.   Mayor's   Requesting approval for a supplemental   159436 TFC
      Comm.     approp. of $565,000.00 for Debt. Serv.   Acc. Order
                                                         Adopted POF
52a. Order                                               159518
                                                         Adopted
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                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           Disposition

Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:
53.    Mayor's    Requesting a decrease in water rates     159320 TFC
       Comm.      effective July 1, 1995                   Approved
54.    Mayor's    Re: Water & Sewer related projects       159321 TFC
       Comm.                                               Acc. Order
                                                           Adopted POP

54a. Order                                                 159519
                                                           Adopted

5 5.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for a supplemental   159323 TFC
       Comm.      approx. of $25,000.00 from Personnel     Acc Order
                  to conduct a comprehensive review and    Adopted POF
                  analysis of non-union salaries
55a. Order                                                 159520
                                                           Adopted

5 6. Mayor's      Requesting approval for supplemental     159424 TFC
     Comm.        approp. of $50,000.00 for DPW Capital    Acc. Order
                  Outlay acct. & Highway/Snow Removal      Adopted POF

56a. Order                                                 159521
                                                           Adopted

5 7. Mayor's      Requesting approval for trans, of       159425 TFC
     Comm.        funds of $27,146.00 from Pensions/Non   Acc. Order
                  Contributory to Retirement Professional Adopted
                  & Tech. Serv.
57a. Order                                                 159522
                                                           Adopted

58.    Mayor's    Requesting approval for a supplemental   159426 TFC
       Comm.      approp. of $12,750.00 for Exec-Human     Acc. Order
                  Serv. P.S. acct.                         Adopted POF

58a. Order                                                 159523
                                                           Adopted

59.    Mayor' s   Requesting approval for the DPW to       159310 TFC
       Comm.      enter into a 5 year contract for the     Approved
                  maintenance of the HVAC system in the
                  Central Library
                                                          159

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

60.   Mayor's    Requesting that 13 parcels of land be    159440 TFC
      Comm.      declared surplus                         Ace. Order
                                                          Adopted POF
60a. Order                                                159524
                                                          Adopted
61.   Report of Committee on Traffic & Parking Items      159525
      (62&63), recommends both Items be approved          Accepted
                                                          as Submitted
62.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. 73     159341 TFC
                 From: Ball Sq. Taxi, Inc., To:           Pet. Granted
                 Eastern Trans. Co., Inc.
63.   Petition   1995 Renewal of Hackney Carriage Lie.    159247 TFC
                 Halligan Corp., 85 Foley St.             Pet. Granted
64.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items 159526
      (65-67), recommends Items (65) should be approved Accepted
      & Items (66&67) should be POP                     as Submitted
65.   Mayor's    Re-submitting a Home Rule Petition      159437
      Comm.      authorizing the City to place municipal TFC POF
                 charges liens on certain properties
66.   Mayor's    Submitting veto message on Doc. 158019   158290
      Comm.      Re: funding of retirement allowances     TFC POF
67.   Comm.      City Solicitor in response to Board      158839
                 order 158735 Re: procedure for           TFC POF
                 converting a private way to a public
                 way
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
68.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159527
      Oct. 18, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of         POF
      Somerville Community Corp., 34 Flint St., Craig
      Forman, Linda Brenner & David Bove, 12 Trull St.
      & Gait Realty Trust, Stop & Shop Supermaket,
      74-100 Foley St.
                            NEW BUSINESS
69.   Constable Bond - Andre J. Alves                     159528
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved
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                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

70.    Petition   Awning, Nicks Roastbeef, 20a College     159529
                  Ave.                                     Rules Susp.
                                                           Pet. Granted
71.    Petition   1995 (new) Junk Shop License, Warped,    159530
                  236B Elm St.                             L & P
72.    Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers License,   159531
                  2nd class. Mayo Auto Sales, Inc., 48a    L & P
                  Joy St.

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses (Trustees of Tufts College)
73.    Petition   (Hall House) 98 Packard Ave.             159532
                                                           L & P
74.    Petition   (Anthony House) 14 Professors Row        159533
                                                           L & P
75.    Comm.      Attorney Andrew Puglia submitting a      159534
                  proposed amendment to the Zoning         Leg. Matters
                  Ordinance
7 6.   Comm.      Mass Dept. of Local Services certifying 159535
                  free cash as of July 1, 1995 for the    Finance
                  City of Somerville to be $4,822,698.00
                  in accordance with MGL Ch.59 sec.23 as
                  amended
77.    Comm.      East Somerville Post 388, The American   159536
                  Legion inviting BOA members to attend    POP
                  the installation of officers on Oct.
                  7, 1995 at 7:30PM
78.    Notice of Claim - Michelle Dennison                 159537
                                                           POP
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
79.    Order      A permit to conduct a canning drive      159538
                  be granted to the Somerville Youth       Adopted
                  Hockey Assoc.
Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo & Cappello
80.    Order      Police Dept. enforce traffic             159539
                  regulations on Bailey Rd.                Adopted
                                                       161




Reconsideration filed on all financial orders
however failed on voice vote



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Documents requiring the approval of the Mayor were
submitted to his office.
                              A true copy attest

                               Q^&^x
                              Arthur B. Me
                              City Clerk
                                                          162

                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock


                            REGULAR MEETING
                         October 12, 1995
                         *****************

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called       159540
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS
1.   Petition   Lucy DePasquale to amend license at       159541
                612 Broadway from 400 gallons of          Postponed
                propane to 1000 gallons                   to 10/26/95
                                                          Meeting

                  ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Aid. Corriaan & Kotv
2.   Citation   In Recognition of Police Officer          159542
                Michael Wyatt for the outstanding         POF
                manner in which he performed his
                duty on 8/18/95
3.   Citation   In Recognition of Police Officer          159543
                Robert Vozella for the outstanding        POF
                manner in which he performed his
                duty on 8/18/95

Submitted bv Entire Board
4.   Resolve    The BOA condemns the recent incident      159544
                in front of the High School which         Adopted
                appeared to have overtones of racism
                and/or anti-Semitism
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly

5.    Order    DPW inspect, clean and/or repair the      159545
               Historic Plaques in Seven Hill Park       Adopted
               as defined within
6.    Order    DPW take immediate action to have tree    159546
               stumps removed from Morrison Ave. &       Adopted
               Walker St. and also along Broadway
               between Liberty Ave. and Baystate Ave.
7.    Order    Highway Dept. take action to repair       159547
               and/or replace the crosswalk at Elm       Adopted
               St. & Chester St. in Davis Sq.
8.    Order    OHCD Director take action to replace      159548
               the dead trees on Dearborn Rd. and        Adopted
               Pearson Rd. as defined within
9.    Order    OHCD Director report in writing before    159549
               the next scheduled BOA meeting, as to     Adopted
               the status of the planned restoration
               of Kenney Park
10.   Order    Traffic & Parking prohibit parking        159550
               within twenty feet from the corner of     Adopted
               Hall Ave. & College Ave.
11.   Order    Traffic & Parking prohibit parking        159551
               on Warner St. & Pearson Rd. as defined    Adopted
               within

12.   Order    Traffic & Parking take notice of        159552
               commercial vehicles illegally parked on Adopted
               Morrison Ave. and take necessary
               enforcement action as contained within
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
13.   Order    Inspectional Serv. notify the owner of 159553
               Nardone Electric at 112 Albion St. that Adopted
               they are not to commence business
               before 7AM
14.   Order    Inspectional Serv. order Tellos Tow       159554
                                                         j.D^DDfi
               Co. to stop the illegal operation of a    Adopted
               towing business on Murdock St.
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                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members
Cont'd:

Submitted bv Aid. Koty

15.   Order    Inspectional Serv. contact the owner      159555
               of the property located at 18 Ames St.    Adopted
               and request they clean-up the property

16.   Order     Board of Health make continued efforts   159556
                to contact the owners of the property    Adopted
                at 600 Broadway regarding trash
                Ordinance as defined within

Submitted bv Aid. Taylor

17.   Order    Parks Dept. issue a status report on      159557
               replacing the bronze plaque removed       Adopted
               from the Prospect Hill Tower over a
               year ago

18.   Order    Parks Dept. replace the wooden sign       159558
               identifying "Prospect Hill Park" which    Adopted
               was recently reported missing

19.   Order    Highway Dept. remove the graffiti on      159559
               the building opposite 10 Belmont St.      Adopted

20.   Order    Parks Dept. post Stone Place Playground 159560
               for closing at dusk                     Adopted

                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                                None

                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

21.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159561
      $112,000.00 for School Dept. P.S. acct.           Finance

22.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159562
      $60,000.00 for the School Dept. accts. described Finance
      within

23.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159563
      $15,000.00 for Auditing P.S. acct.                Finance

24.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159564
      $11,500.00 for Debt. Serv. acct.                  Finance
                                                         165

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Mayor"s Communications Cont'd:

25.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp. of 159565
      $5,000.00 for the Planning Board accts. described Finance
      within

26.   Requesting approval to authorize the City          159566
      Treasurer to issue the attached Capital Bond       Finance
27.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Marie Brady, 114 159567
      Highland Ave., Som. as a member of The Somerville Rules Susp.
      Housing Authority                                 Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
28.   Requesting approval for an exemption from the      159568
      conflict of Interest provisions for Sandra         Leg. Matters
      Dumas

29.   Requesting conf. of appt. of the following four    159569
      individuals (Names Enclosed) as Police Officers    Conf. of
      on Probation with the Som. Police Dept.            Appts.

30.   Re:     Knox Brothers Building, 643 Broadway       159570
                                                         Planning
                                                         Board
31.   Proclamation - Proclaiming Friday October 13,      159571
                    1995 as "Leonard Nimoy Day"          POF
                         REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

32.   Report of Committee on Finance Items (33-34),      159572
      recommends both items should be approved           Accepted
                                                         as Submitted

33.   Mayor' s    Requesting that certain city parcels   159496 TFC
      Comm.       of land at 643-645 Broadway be         Approved
                  declared surplus
34.   Mayor's     Requesting supplemental approp. of     159434 TFC
      Comm.       $25,509.00 for Law Dept. P.S. acct.    Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POF

34.   Order                                              159573
                                                         Adopted
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                  COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS


35.   Supt. of Schools, Dr. Albert Argenziano             159574
      submitting a needs assessment at the request        POF
      of the Somerville School Comm.
36.   Supt. of Schools, Dr. Albert Argenziano             159575
      responding to a BOA order regarding admissions      POF
      policies
37.   City Solicitor inviting Board members to a          159576
      seminar regarding The Conflict of Interest          POF
      Laws
38.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159577
      Nov. 1, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of The      POF
      Somerville Community Corp., 33 Bow St./3 Wesley
      Park & Irene Pinto, 331 Washington St.
                            NEW BUSINESS

39.   Petition   Awning with signage, Sepal Cafe,         159578
                 235-237 Holland St.                      Rules Susp.
                                                          Pet. Granted
40.   Petition Awning, Cafe Le Matin, Inc., 717           159579
               Broadway                                   L & P

41.   Petition   First Congregational Church to display   159580
                 a sandwich board sign in Davis Sq. the   Rules Susp.
                 1st Friday of each month from 11/3/95    Pet. Granted
                 to 5/3/96
42.   Petition Junk Shop, Funcoland, 133 Middlesex        159581
               Ave.                                       L & P
43.   Notice of Claim - Ralph Ferola                      159582
                                                          POF
44.   Notice of Claim - Joseph Kalousdian                 159583
                                                          POF
45.   Notice of Claim - Tanya Schuman                     159584
                                                          POF
                                                         167

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM
46.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters         159585
                                                         Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
47.   Mayor's   Submitting an Ordinance in response to   159498 TFC
      Comm.     Board Order 159417 Re: Prohibiting       Ordained
                moving between the hours of 11PM to
                7AM




Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Papers requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted to
his office.




                    A true copy attest

                    Arthur B. McCue
                    City Clerk
                                                             168

                           City of Somerville
              Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
               in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING

                            October 26, 1995
                                                             Doc. No.
                                                             Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called          159586
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
1.    Cotnm.      The Mayor requesting permission to         159587
                  address the Board regarding the            POF
                  Neighborhood Improvement Council
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS
2.    Petition    Lucy DePasquale to amend license at        159541
                  612 Broadway from 400 gallons of           Postponed
                  propane to 1000 gallons                    to 11/9/95
                                                             Meeting

2a.   Petition    (New) Garage License, 120 Beacon St        159588
                  Limited Partnership, 120 Beacon St.        Rules Susp.
                  for not more than 80 vehicles              Pet. Granted
                    ORDERS. ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                         AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo

3.    Comm.       Re:   MBTA Bus Service                     159589
                                                             Unfinished
                                                             Business

Submitted bv Aid. Connolly

4.    Order       City Clerk notify the owners affiliated 159590
                  with all aforementioned orders          Adopted
                  Re: 50 Bay State Ave. as defined
                  within
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                                                        Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
5.    Order    Inspectional Serv. visit 52 Bay State    159591
               Ave. and conduct an indepth inspection   Adopted
               for compliance with all relative
               code violations
6.    Order    Animal Control Officer inspect 52 Bay   159592
               State Ave. to monitor and control the   Adopted
               pit bull within the premises as defined
               within
7.    Order    Chief of Police increase patrols in the 159593
               neighborhood of 52 Bay State Ave. on    Adopted
               a regular basis as defined within
Submitted by Aid. Corrigan
8.    Order    Nynex repair the public phone located    159594
               at the corner of Wallace and Holland     Adopted
               Sts.
Submitted by Aid. Halloran
9.    Ordinance Increasing the fees for payment of taxi 159595
                stands from ten dollars to thirty-five Leg. Matters
                dollars
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
10.   Order    Chief of Police increase patrols around 159596
               the Lowell St. bridge and further, that Adopted
               the Chief contact the Chief of the MBTA
               as defined within
11.   Order    City Solicitor investigate the pos-      159597
               sibility of the Police locating a        Adopted
               Community Policing Substation in
               Magoun Sq. on private property as
               defined within
12.   Order     Highway Dept. resurface Gilson Terrace, 159598
                Olive Ave. and Peterson Terrace         Adopted
13.   Order    Water Dept. determine why there is no    159599
               water shutoff located in front of        Adopted
               7 Cedar Ave.
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Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members Contfd:
Submitted by Aid. Kotv
14.   Order      City Arborist inspect and assess the     159600
                 tree located at 32 Pearson Ave. as       Adopted
                 defined within

15.   Order      Highway Dept. repair the raised and      159601
                 cracked sidewalk at 21-23 Josephine      Adopted
                 Ave.

Submitted by Aid. Taylor
16.   Order      Chief of Police establish random en-     159602
                 forcement patrols at the intersection    Adopted
                 of Lowell & Summer Sts. to enforce
                 stop signs and speeding
17.   Citation   Congratulating James & Mary Sheilds on   159603
                 their 50th Wedding Anniversary           Adopted

18.   Citation   In recognition of Kevin Crosby for his   159604
                 outstanding contribution to The          Adopted
                 American Legion during his service as
                 the Commander of Somerville Post 19
19.   Citation   Congratulating Annie Sullivan on her     159605
                 100th birthday                           Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio & Corricran
20.   Resolve    Extending congratulations to The         159606
                 Community Action Agency of Somerville    Adopted
                 on their anniversary
Submitted by Aid. Corriaan. Taylor & Halloran

21.   Order      City Solicitor draft an Ordinance to     159607
                 allow Police to tow improper vehicles    Adopted
                 from handicapped spaces
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                                None
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                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

22.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of George D. Perry,    159608
      37 Burnside Ave., Som. as Constable for 1996        Rules Susp.
                                                          Appt.
                                                          Confirmed
23.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Rona B. Turano,   159609
      203 Appleton St., Cambridge as Constable for 1996 Rules Susp.
                                                        Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
24.   Proclamation - Proclaiming the month of November    159610
      as "National Hospice Month"                         POF

25.   Proclamation - Proclaiming October 27, 1995 as      159611
      "United Nations Day"                                POF

                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

26.   Report of Committee on Confirmation of Appts.       159612
      Items (27-32) recommends all Items Should be        Accepted
      Approved                                            as Submitted
27.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of the         159504 TFC
      Comm.      following individuals (names enclosed)   Appts.
                 to serve as Commissioners on The Aids    Confirmed
                 Comm.

28.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Robin E.    159505 TFC
      Comm.      Carton, 9 Summit St., Som. as a          Appt.
                 Commissioner of the Human Rights Comm.   Confirmed

29.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Steven F.   159506 TFC
      Comm.      Brown, 22 Everett Ave., Som. as a        Appt.
                 Commissioner of the Human Rights Comm.   Confirmed

30.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of June        159510 TFC
      Comm.      Parson Pietrantoni, 155 Boston Ave.,     Appt.
                 Som. to The Board of Trustees of the     Confirmed
                 Public Library

31.   Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Jennifer   159514 TFC
      Comm.      Keohan, 47 Porter St., Som. as a member Appt.
                 of The Som. Conservation Comm.          Confirmed

32.   Mayor' s   Requesting conf. of appt. of the         159569 TFC
      Comm.      following 4 individuals (names           Appt.
                 enclosed) as Police Officers on          Confirmed
                 Probation with the Police Dept.
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                                                          Disposition
33    Report of Committee on License & Permits Items     159613
      (34-47) recommends Item (34) Should be Approved    Accepted
      with conditions, Items (35-46) Should be Approved as Submitted
      & Item (47) Should be POP
34    Petition   1995 Automatic Amusement Dev. Good       159342 TFC
                 Time Billiard, Inc., 30 Sturtevant       Pet. Granted
                 St. for an additional (40) devices       W/Ctanditions

35.   Petition   Tufts University Inter-Greek Council     159451 TFC
                 to close off Professors Row for annual   Pet. Granted
                 block party on Oct. 27, 1995 from 2PM-
                 9PM

36.   Petition   1995 Renewal Outdoor Seating license.    159453 TFC
                 Sepal Cafe, 235-237 Holland St.          Pet. Granted
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
Trustees of   Tufts College
37.   Petition   25 Whitfield Rd.                         159455 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
38.   Petition   114 Curtis St.                           159456 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
39.   Petition   14 Sawyer Ave.                           159457 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
40.   Petition   100 Packard Ave.                         159458 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
41.   Petition   1995 (new) Junk Shop License, Warped,    159530 TFC
                 236B Elm St.                             Pet. Granted
42.   Petition   1995 Renewal Used Car Dealers License,   159531 TFC
                 2nd class, Mayo Auto Sales, Inc., 48a    Pet. Granted
                 Joy St.

1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses (Trustees of Tufts College)
43.   Petition   (Hall House) 98 Packard Ave.             159532 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

44.   Petition   (Anthony House) 14 Professors Row        159533 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:

45.   Petition Awning, Cafe Le Matin, Inc., 717          159579 TFC
                Broadway                                 Pet. Granted
46.   Petition   Junk Shop, Funcoland, 133 Middlesex     159581 TFC
                 Ave.                                    Pet. Granted
47.   Petition   (New) Automatic Amusement Dev. Dante    159454 TFC
                 Club, Inc., 3 Dante Club (1) Device     POF
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
48.   OHCD Director, James J. Bretta submitting a        159614
      response to BOA order regarding restoration of     POF
      Kenney park
49.   OHCD Director, James J. Bretta responding to       159615
      BOA order regarding replacement of trees           POF
50.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearings,       159616
      Wed., Nov. 15, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals       POF
      of Joseph & Judith Agassi, 48 Quincy St./52-56
      Summer St., Camillo DiCecca, 10-14 Ward St.,
      Jan Cinganelli, 52a Medford St. & Gait Realty
      Trust, Stop & Shop Supermarket Co., 74-100 Foley
      St.
                            NEW BUSINESS

51.   Petition   Sign, Bank of Boston, 120 Beacon St.    159617
                                                         L & P
52.   Petition   Committee for a Response to AIDS to     159618
                 hold the Fifth Annual Great Walk down   Rules Susp.
                 Broadway on Nov. 5, 1995 at 1:30PM      Pet. Granted

53.   Petition U.S. Shuttle, Inc. to operate motor     159619
               vehicles for the carriage of passengers L & P
               for hire (Common Carrier)
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses
54.   Petition   Delta Upsilon, 114 Professors Row       159620
                                                         L & P
55.   Petition   Theta Delta Chi, 123 Packard Ave.       159621
                                                         L & P
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

New Business Cont'd:
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses

56.   Petition   Zeta Psi Fraternity, 80 Professors Row   159622
                                                          L & P
57.   Petition   Delta Tau Delta, 98 Professors Row       159623
                                                          L & P
58.   Petition   Alpha Tau Delta, 134 Professors Row      159624
                                                          L & P
Trustees of Tufts College
59.   Petition   101 Talbot Ave.                          159625
                                                          L & P
60.   Petition   (Start House) 17 Latin Way               159626
                                                          L & P
61.   Petition   (Richardson House) 28 Professors Row     159627
                                                          L & P
62.   Petition   (Met Calf Hall) 56-64 Professors Row     159628
                                                          L & P
63.   Petition   (Hodgdon Hall) 100 Talbot Ave.           159629
                                                          L & P
64.   Petition   (Chandler House) 125 Powder House Blvd   159630
                                                          L & P
65.   Petition   (Capen House) 8 Professors Row           159631
                                                          L & P
66.   Petition   (Bush Hall) 29 Latin Way                 159632
                                                          L & P

67.   Notice of Claim - Maureen A. Foley                  159633
                                                          POP
68.   Notice of Claim - Joseph Kalousdian                 159634
                                                          POP
69.   Notice of Claim - Tanya Schuman                     159635
                                                          POP
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio

70.   Order     Police increase patrols at Glen Park     159636
                as described within                      Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Cappello

71.   Order     Chief of Police increase patrols at      159637
                Hoyt-Sul1ivan Playground                 Adopted
72.   Order     Traffic & Parking conduct inspections    159638
                of the Hoyt-Sullivan Playground to       Adopted
                ensure adequate signage
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

73.   Order     Traffic & Parking research the           159639
                possibility of prohibiting trailer       Adopted
                trucks on Summer St.

Submitted by Aid. Joyce
74.   Order     Traffic & Parking install traffic        159640
                lights as defined within                 Adopted
74a. Report of Committee on Finance                      159641
                                                         Accepted
                                                         as Submitted
7 5. Mayor's    Requesting approval for a                159562 TFC
     Comm.      supplemental approp. of $60,000.00       Ace. Order
                for the School Dept. accts. described    Adopted POP
                within
75a. Order                                               159642
                                                         Adopted

76.   Mayor's   Requesting approval for a supplemental   159564 TFC
      Comm.     approp. of $11,500.00 for Debt. Serv.    Acc. Order
                acct.                                    Adopted POF

76a. Order                                               159643
                                                         Adopted

7 7. Mayor's    Requesting approval to authorize the     159566 TFC
     Comm.      City Treasurer to issue the attached     Approved
                Capital Bond
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Report of Committee on Finance Cont'd:

78.    Mayor's   Requesting approval for a supplemental   159565 TFC
       Comm.     approp. of $5,000.00 for the Planning    Ace. Order
                 Board accts. described within            Adopted POP
78a. Order                                                159644
                                                          Adopted
79.    Mayor's   Requesting approval for a supplemental   159561 TFC
       Comm.     approp. of $112,000.00 for School        Ace. Order
                 Dept. P.S. acct.                         Adopted POF
79a. Order                                                159645
                                                          Adopted
8 0.   Comm.     Mass Dept. of Local Services certifying 159535 TFC
                 free cash as of July 1, 1995 for the    POF
                 City of Somerville to be $4,822,698.00
                 in accordance with MGL Ch.59 sec.23 as
                 amended
81.    Comm.     Regarding Fire Safety                    159646
                                                          Pub. Health
                                                          & Public
                                                          Safety

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Papers requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted to
his office.


                      A true copy attest

                      Arthur B . McCue
                      City Clerk
                                                             177
                           City of Somerville
              Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
               in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING

                           November 9, 1995
                           *****************
                                                             Doc. No.
                                                             Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called          159647
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           President Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo
                          PUBLIC HEARINGS

1.    Chief Assessor, Richard Brescia requesting             159648
      adoption of tax levy percentages                       Rules Susp.
                                                             Adopted
2.    Petition    Pool Table License, Kirkland Cafe,         159649
                  427 Washington St. {1 Table)               L & P
3.    Petition    Tufts University to install 55 feet of     159650
                  conduit across College Ave.                Rules Susp.
                                                             Pet. Granted
4.    Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install 16 feet       159651
                  of conduit & a pole top connection         Rules Susp.
                  on Prospect St.                            Ace. Order
                                                             Adopted POP

4a    Order                                                  159652
                                                             Adopted

      Petition    Lucy DePasquale to amend license at        159541
                  612 Broadway from 400 gallons of           L Sc P
                  propane to 1000 gallons
      Petition    Nynex to install 163 feet of conduit       159653
                  on Pearl St.                               Rules Susp.
                                                             Ace. Order
                                                             Adopted POF

6a.   Order                                                  159654
                                                             Adopted
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

Public Hearings Cont'd:
7.    Petition   Regarding discontinuance & alteration    159655
                 of a portion of the public way at        Rules Susp.
                 643-645 Broadway                         Approved
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                        AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted bv Aid. Abruzzio
8.    Order      Police Dept. monitor speeding on         159656
                 Sargent Ave.                             Adopted
9.    Order      Traffic & Parking review the "Go Slow"   159657
                 sign on Sargent Ave.                     Adopted
10.   Order      Board of Health check hedges at corner 159658
                 of Webster & Franklin Sts. to determine Adopted as
                 if there is any infringement of the     Amended
                 sidewalk
11.   Order      Board of Health notify owner of lot on   159659
                 Myrtle St. between Florence & Perkins    Adopted
                 Sts. regarding early disposal of trash

Submitted bv Aid. Cappello
12.   Order      Highway Dept. fill the potholes at the   159660
                  corner of Fremont & Main Sts.           Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
13.   Order      Traffic & Parking Comm. consider         159661
                 designating Leonard St. a "One-Way"      Adopted
                 from Broadway to Powder House Blvd.
                 as defined within

14.   Order      Traffic & Parking post a "Violators      159662
                 Will Be Towed At Owners Expense" sign    Adopted
                 at entrance to Dresden Circle off
                 of Cutter Ave.
15.   Resolve    MBTA regarding the inoperable            159663
                 escalators at the Davis Sq. T-station    Adopted
                 as defined within
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                                                         Disposition

Orders. Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:

Submitted bv Aid. Connolly

16.   Resolve   Congratulating Somerville High Soccer    159664
                Team & their coaches for their           Adopted
                appearance in the Division 1 State
                Finals

Submitted bv Aid. Joyce
17.   Order     DPW repair the pothole at Beacon         159665
                & Kent Sts.                              Adopted

18.   Order     Highway Dept. cut back the bushes on     159666
                Beacon St. at Harvard University         Adopted

19.   Order     DPW repair the sidewalk on the even      159667
                side of Fremont Ave.                     Adopted
20.   Order     Traffic & Parking move the bus stops on 159668
                Beacon St. back to their original       Adopted
                locations
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv

21.   Order     DPW install a street light at 25         159669
                Highland Rd.                             Adopted

22.   Order     MBTA and/or City erect a bus shelter at 159670
                the corner of Central St. & Highland    Adopted
                Ave.

23.   Order     DPW & Traffic & Parking report to the    159671
                BOA on the resolution of the truck       Adopted
                turning problem at corner of Clyde
                & Cedar Sts.

24.   Order     Police continue during the winter        159672
                months their strict enforcement of       Adopted
                regulations regarding the operation
                regarding trucks running their engines
                as defined within
25.   Order     Traffic & Parking post a "No Trucking    159673
                Sign" on Rogers Ave. and the police      Adopted
                enforce such signage
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Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

26.   Order     Highway Dept. place sand barrels at      159674
                Gussie Terr, and 33 Linden Ave. and      Adopted
                at 51 Cedar St.

27.   Order     DPW clean the catch basin at 37 Albion   159675
                St.                                      Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Kotv & Joyce
28.   Order     Officials of B & M Railroad & MBTA       159676
                appear at next regularly scheduled BOA   Adopted
                meeting to discuss lack of response to
                previous orders as defined within
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
29.   Comm.     Re:   MBTA Bus Service                   159589
                                                         TFC Adopted
                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

30.   Requesting approval of attached resolutions re:    159677
      applications for state investment tax credits      Rules Susp.
      as defined within                                  Approved
31.   Requesting exemption from conflict of Interest     159678
      provisions for Michele Stack, 42 Aldrich St.,      Leg. Matters
      Som.

32.   Proclamation - Proclaiming Thursday, Nov. 16,      159679
      1995 as "Great American Smokeout 1995"             POP
                         REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

                                 None

                COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

33.   City Solicitor responding to a BOA order re:       159680
      towing of vehicles parked in handicapped parking   POF
      spaces
                                                         181
                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Communications From City Officers Cont'd:
34.   Executive Director of The Commission For Persons   159681
      With Disabilities regarding the proposed           PDF
      Ordinance relating to towing of vehicles parked
      in handicap spaces

35.   Chairman of Human Rights Commission submitting     159682
      a communication regarding racist events in the     POF
      city

36.   Chairman of Planning Bd. submitting an opinion     159683
      on The Knox Dodge Building, 643 Broadway           POF
37.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159684
      Nov. 29, 1995 at 6:30PM on the appeals of Mark    POF
      Sullivan, 27 Ellington Rd., Kai-Kai Wang, 555-
      557 Somerville Ave. & Mary Tomasello, 66 Gordon
      St.
                            NEW BUSINESS

38.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.   159685
                 91, From: Brista Trans., Inc., To:      T & P
                 Lochmere Taxi, Inc.
39.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. No.   159686
                 49 From: Sullivan Sq. Cab, Inc., To:    T & P
                 Mame's Taxi, Inc.
40.   Petition   John McFarland, Director of Security    159687
                 for Assembly Sq. Mall requesting (4)
                 members of his office be granted
                 permission to issue parking citations

41.   Notice of Claim - Maria Flores                     159688
                                                         POF


Documents Received After 2PM
Submitted bv Aid. Kotv
42.   Order      That the President of the BOA           159689
                 investigate activities of the School    Adopted
                 Dept. as defined within




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                                                       Doc. No.
                                                       Disposition
Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:
43.   Comm.    Somerville Housing Authority Re:        159690
               Public Safety Sub-Committee             Approved
Submitted bv Aid. Corricran

44.   Order    Re:   Towing of Handicapped parking     159691
               spaces                                  Adopted


Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Papers requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted to
his office.

Reconsideration filed on Documents 159648 & 159655
However, failed on voice vote

                     A true copy attest

                     Arthur B. McCue
                     City Clerk
                                                            183
                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                           REGULAR MEETING

                          November 21, 1995
                          *****************
                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition

The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         159692
the roll:
Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           John M. Connolly, James F. Halloran, Vice-
           president Richard Johnson and President
           John R. Buonomo

                           PUBLIC HEARINGS
1.   Joint hearing by Planning Board & BOA Re: a            159693
     proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance in          Leg. Matters
     the Central Business Zone District
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio

2.   Order       Health Dept. inspect 72 Franklin St.       159694
                  for early disposal of trash               Adopted

3.   Order       Health Dept. inspect 15 Franklin St.       159695
                 for early disposal of trash                Adopted

4.   Order       Health Dept. bait area of Mt. Vernon       159696
                  & Wheeler Sts.                            Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Cappello
5.   Citation    Congratulating Robert & Jane Lynch on      159697
                 their 50th Wedding Anniversary             Adopted

Submitted bv Aid. Connolly
6.   Resolve     Congratulating the SHS Soccer Team on      159698
                 finishing 2nd in the State Division 1      Adopted
                 Championship
                                                          184
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Member Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Connolly
7.    Resolve    The Coaches, Team and Athletic Director 159699
                 associated with the SHS Soccer Team     Adopted
                 appear at next BOA meeting

8.    Order      OHCD send a representative to the        159700
                 Porter Sq. Neighbors Assoc. meeting on   Adopted
                 Dec. 2, 1995 as defined within
9.    Order      Law Dept, respond in writing prior to    159701
                 next BOA meeting Re: attached notice     Adopted
                 of claim
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

10.   Citation    Honoring Police Detective William       159702
                 McKenzie on his retirement               Adopted
11.   Order      A Representative from Boston Edison      159703
                 appear at the next BOA meeting or the    Adopted
                 Committee on Public Utilities Meeting
                 to discuss MDC Skating Rink as defined
                 within
12.   Order      Mass. Highway Dept. expedite the re-     159704
                 construction of the Cedar St. Bridge     Adopted
                 due to the early closing of the bridge
                 and post additional signage
13.   Order      Police Dept. enforce the permitted       159705
                 truck exclusion on Summer St. ASAP       Adopted
14.   Order      Police Dept. enforce the permitted       159706
                 truck exclusion on Morrison Ave. ASAP    Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Taylor & Kotv
15.   Order      Licensing Comm. revoke or amend the      159707
                 liquor license at Anthony's Function     L & P
                 Hall to prohibit business on Sundays
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                None




                                                                        ,
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                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
                      COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
16.   Requesting approval for the receipt of a $10,000   159708
      grant to the Som. Human Rights Comm. from the      Rules Susp.
      Mass. Comm. Against Discrimination                 Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POF
16a. Order                                               159709
                                                         Adopted
17.   Requesting approval pursuant to MGL Ch.40 for the 159710
      DPW to enter into a 5 year contract for the HVAC Finance
      at City Hall
18.   Re:    Vacant Parcel of Land on Washington St.     159711
                                                         L & P

19.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick C,       159712
      Banks, 6 Pearson Ave., Som., as Constable for      Rules Susp.
      1996                                               Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
20.   Proclamation - Proclaiming Dec. 1, 1995 as         159713
      "World AIDS Day"                                   POF
                         REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
21.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters Items 159714
      (22-25), Recommends all Items Should be approved .Accepted
                                                        as Submitted
22.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for an exemption    159568 TFC
      Comm.      from conflict of Interest provisions    Approved
                 of MGL Ch. 268A Sec. 20 for Sandra
                 Dumas

23.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for an exemption    159678 TFC
      Comm.      from conflict of Interest provisions    Approved
                 of MGL Ch. 268A Sec. 20 for Michelle
                 Stack
24.   Mayor's    Requesting approval for an exemption    159438 TFC
      Comm.      from conflict of Interest provisions    Approved
                 of MGL Ch. 268A Sec. 20 for Francis
                 P. Ferraro
25.   Ordinance Amending Ord. 1974-3 Re:    Increasing   159595 TFC
                fee for taxi stands                      Ordained
                                                          186
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
26.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items     159715
      (27-42), Recommends Items (27-41) Should be         Accepted
      approved and Item (42) Should be approved with      as Submitted
      with one condition
1995 Renewal Lodging House Licenses

27.   Petition   Delta Upsilon, 114 Professors Row        159620 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
28.   Petition   Theta Delta Chi, 123 Packard Ave.        159621 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
29.   Petition   Zeta Psi Fraternity, 80 Professors Row   159622 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
30.   Petition   Delta Tau Delta, 98 Professors Row       159623 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
31.   Petition   Alpha Tau Delta, 134 Professors Row      159624 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
Trustees of Tufts College

32.   Petition   101 Talbot Ave.                          159625 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
33.   Petition   (Start House) 17 Latin Way               159626 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

34.   Petition   (Richardson House) 28 Professors Row     159627 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
35.   Petition   (Met Calf Hall) 56-64 Professors Row     159628 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

36.   Petition   (Hodgdon Hall) 100 Talbot Ave.           159629 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
37.   Petition   (Chandler House) 125 Powder House Blvd   159630 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

38.   Petition   (Capen House) 8 Professors Row           159631 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
39.   Petition   (Bush Hall) 29 Latin Way                 159632 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
                                                           187

                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           Disposition
Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Cont'd:

40.    Petition   U.S. Shuttle, Inc. to operate   motor    159619 TFC
                  vehicles for the carriage of             Pet. Granted
                  passengers for hire
41.    Petition   Pool Table Lie., Kirkland Cafe, 427      159649 TFC
                  Washington St. (1) Table                 Pet. Granted
42.    Petition   Sign, Bank of Boston, 120 Beacon St.     159617 TFC
                                                           Pet. Granted
                                                           as Amended
43.    Report of Committee on Public Health & Public       159716
       Safety Items (44-53), Recommends all Items          Accepted
       Should be POP                                       as Submitted
44.    City Solicitor responding to BOA order regarding    159329 TFC
       laws governing litigation of police details         POF
45.    Order      BOA study the possibility of CPR         155468 TFC
                  courses being made available to city     POF
                  employees
46.    Petition   Middlesex Hospital, Director of Rehab    159032 TFC
                  Services to discuss programs with        POF
                  the Board
4 7.   Comm.      DPW Comm. submitting solid waste         152944 TFC
                  tonnage report for July 1990             POF
4 8.   Comm.      DPW Comm. submitting solid waste         153100 TFC
                  tonnage report for Sept. 1990            POF
4 9.   Comm.      New England Telephone Company            155835 TFC
                  in response to Aid. Buonomo's Orders     POF
                  #155805 & #155806 RE: E911
5 0.   Comm.      DPW Comm. submitting solid waste         153205 TFC
                  tonnage report for Oct. 1990             POF
51.    Order      Chief of Police notify the BOA on the    151571 TFC
                  latest policy regarding police chases    POF
52.    Comm.      DPW Comm. submitting solid waste         152945 TFC
                  tonnage report for Aug. 1990             POF
5 3.   Comm.      Mass. Dept. of Social Serv. responding   158164 TFC
                  to a BOA resolution regarding group      POF
                  homes
                                                          188
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

54.   City Solicitor responding to a BOA order Re:        159717
      placing a police substation in Magoun Sq.           POP

55.   City Solicitor responding to BOA request to draft 159718
      an Ordinance allowing animal control officers to POP
      issue citations for animal abuse

                            NEW BUSINESS
56.   Drain-layers Bond - Metro Equipment Corp.           159719
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved
57.   Petition   Sign, WARPED, 236 Elm St.                159720
                                                          Rules Susp.
                                                          Approved
58.   Petition   Woburn-Logan Express Bus Service          159721
                 requests permission to use part of        Rules Susp.
                 Somerville Roadways                      Pet. Granted
59.   Petition   Somerville High School Marching Band      159722
                 to hold canning drives on Nov. 24, 25    Rules Susp.
                 & 26, 1995 at intersection of Broadway   Pet. Granted
                 & McGrath Highway
60.   Petition   Somerville Pop Warner to hold canning     159723
                 drives on Nov. 24 & 25, 1995 at the       Rules Susp.
                 location defined within                  Pet. Granted

61.   Petition   Somerville AIDS Comm. to hold a Candle- 159724
                 light Vigil in commemoration of World   Rules Susp.
                 AIDS Day on Nov. 30, 1995 from 5:30PM  Pet. Granted
                 to 7:30PM in Davis Sq.
1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.. 2nd Class:
62.   Petition   D.M. Auto Body, Inc., 48 Joy St.         159725
                                                          L & P
63.   Petition   John's Auto Sales, 181 Somerville Ave.   159726
                                                          L & P

64.   Petition   Mystic Auto Sales & Service, 710 Mystic 159727
                 Ave.                                   L & P
                                                         189
                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Lie.. 2nd Class:

65.   Petition   Somerville Motor Sales, 525 Broadway    159728
                                                         L & P
66.   Notice of Claim - Andrew Bent                      159729
                                                         POP
67.   Notice of Claim - Christopher Casassa              159730
                                                         POP
Documents After 2PM
Submitted by Aid. Taylor
68.   Order      Police place a speed trap on Lowell     159731
                 St. between Somerville Ave. and         Adopted
                 Summer St.
Submitted by Aid. Buonomo & Cappello

69.   Order      DPW initiate sidewalk repairs at 43     159732
                 Adam St.                                Adopted
TFC on Traffic & Parking
70.   Petition   John McFarland, Director of Security    159687 TFC
                 for Assembly Sq. Mall requesting (4)    Pet. Granted
                 members of his office be granted
                 permission to issue parking citations
Renewal Taxi Stands:

71.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 1 Davis Sq. (5).     156398 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
72.   Petition Yellow Cab of Somerville, Inc., 295       157958 TFC
               Broadway (5)                              Pet. Granted
73.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 49 White St. (2      157959 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
74.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 30 Washington St     157960 TFC
                (3)                                      Pet. Granted

75.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 1 Davis Sq. (5)      157961 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted
                                                       190

                                                       Doc. No.
                                                       Disposition
TFC on Traffic & Parking

Renewal Taxi Stands:

76.   Petition Green Cab Co., Inc., 49 White St. {2    158797 TFC
                stands                                 Pet. Granted

77.   Petition   Yellow Cab of Somerville, Inc., 295   158798 TFC
                 Broadway (5) stands                   Pet. Granted

78.   Petition   Green Cab Co., Inc., 295 Broadway     158799 TFC
                  (5) stands                           Pet. Granted

79.   Petition   Green Cab Co., Inc., 1 Davis Sq.      158800 TFC
                  (5) stands                           Pet. Granted




Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned
Papers requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted to
his office.



                           A true copy attest


                           ArWlffr'B. McCue
                           City Clerk
                                                            191

                          City of Somerville
             Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
              in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING

                          December 14, 1995
                          *****************

                                                            Doc. No.
                                                            Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting and called         159733
the roll:

Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor, Maryann
           C. Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr., Kenneth
           Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace A. Abruzzio,
           James F. Halloran, Vice-President Richard
           Johnson and President John R. Buonomo

                            PUBLIC HEARINGS

     Order by Aid. Koty & Joyce requesting the              159676
     appearance of a Representative from The MBTA           Postponed
     & a Representative from the B & M Railroad             to 12/28/95
                                                            Meeting
     Petition    Boston Edison Co. to install (1) hip       159734
                 guy and anchor on Packard Ave.             Public
                                                            Utilities
                   ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                       AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS

Submitted bv Entire Board
3.   Citation    Commending Deputy Fire Chief David         159735
                 Salvi for his courageous action on         Lay on Table
                 Dec. 1, 1995 at a four alarm fire
                 on Chestnut St.

Submitted bv Aid. Buonomo
4.   Order       OHCD and/or DPW install a tree on the    159736
                 right side of School St. from Broadway Adopted
                 between "No Heavy Traffic Sign" and the
                  first parking meter, adjacent to Winter
                 Hill Savings Bank & contact Bank
                 President regarding placement
                                                          192
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Member Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Buonomo
5.    Order      DPW install guard rail between 25 & 29   159737
                  Sargent Ave. to protect property and    .Adopted
                 pedestrians. Traffic & Parking
                  evaluate the feasibility of placing
                  speed bumps at that location and
                  installing residential parking (only)
                 along all of Sargent Ave.
Submitted by Aid. Connolly
6.    Citation   In recognition of Jerry Knight,          159738
                 Athletic Director, SHS Soccer Team for   Adopted
                 his contribution to the success of the
                 1995 team
7.    Citation   In recognition of John Chiesa, Head      159739
                 Coach, SHS Soccer Team for his           Adopted
                 contribution to the success of the
                 1995 team
      Citation   In recognition of Mark Kirwan,           159740
                 Coach, SHS Soccer Team for his           Adopted
                 contribution to the success of the
                 1995 team
      Citation   In recognition of George Duran,          159741
                 Coach, SHS Soccer Team for his           Adopted
                 contribution to the success of the
                 1995 team

10.   Citation   In recognition of Rene Novoa,            159742
                 Coach, SHS Soccer Team for his           Adopted
                 contribution to the success of the
                 1995 team
11.   Citation   Congratulating the SHS Soccer Team       159743
                                                          Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
12.   Order      Traffic Commission install three "No     159744
                 Parking Here to Corner" signs at         Adopted
                 various locations at intersection of
                 Blakeley Ave. & Cross St. East as
                 defined within
                                                        .193

                                                        Doc. No.
                                                        Disposition

Orders. Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Member Cont'd:
Submitted by Aid. Jovce

13.   Order    DPW Comm. contact the Edison Co. and     159745
               request they erect a light pole &        Adopted
               street light in front of 92 Line St.

Submitted by Aid. Taylor
14.   Order    Traffic & Parking post a "No Right       159746
               Turn" sign at the intersection of        Adopted
               McGrath Hwy. & Greenville St. from
               7AM - 9AM
Submitted by Aid. Kotv

15.   Order    The Zoning Map be amended for certain     159747
               properties as described within           'Leg. Matters
16.   Order    Boston Edison replace the street light   159748
               on Vernon St. between Bartlett St. and   Adopted
               DeLorenzo Way

17.   Order    DPW place sand barrel be placed between 159749
               585 and 595 Broadway                    Adopted

18.   Order    Traffic & Parking meet with the Mass    159750
               Highway Dept. to correct the inadequate Adopted
               signage warning of the closing of the
               Cedar St. Bridge

19.   Order    Inspectional Serv. request the MBTA to   159751
               remove the abandoned Amtrack             Adopted
               communications pole from Cedar St. to
               Central St. on the Princeton St. and
               Woodbine St. sides.

20.   Order    OHCD plant a tree in front of 31         159752
               Albion St.                               Adopted

21.   Order    OHCD plant a tree in front of 15         159753
               Spencer Ave.                             Adopted

22.   Order    Engineering and Water & Sewer Depts.     159754
               install a catch basin at 27 Richardson   Adopted
               St.
                                                         194

                                                         DOC. No.
                                                         Disposition

Orders, Ordinances. Resolutions and Motions of Member Cont'd:

Submitted by Aid. Kotv
23.   Order     Engineering and Water & Sewer Depts.     159755
                install a catch basin on the even side   Adopted
                of Linden Ave. & Summer St.

Submitted by Aid. Cappello
24.   Order     Director of Board of Health have        159756
                property owner at 91-93 Grant St. Clear Adopted
                all rubbish from rear of their yard
25.   Order     Supt. of Highways fill the indentations 159757
                in the roadway in front of 29-31 Heath Adopted
                St.

26.   Order    Director of Board of Health bait the      159758
               sewers at Temple Rd. and Governor         Adopted
               Winthrop Road for rodents

27.   Order     Supt. of Highways and Supt. of           159759
                Engineering ensure that Boston Gas       Adopted
                Co. repair the roadwork done on
                Wheatland St.
28.   Order     Supt. of Highways ensure that the        159760
                Northeastern Townhouses on Marshall St   Adopted
                are properly plowed, salted and sanded
                throughout the winter
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS
                                None
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR
29.   Requesting approval for the receipt of three       159761
      grants awarded to the Somerville Arts Council      Rules Susp.
                                                         Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted POP

29a. Order                                               159762
                                                         Adopted

30.   Re: Consent to lease assignment from Somerville    159763
      Hospital to Cambridge City Hospital of Cross St.   Rules Susp.
      property                                           Approved
                                                           195

                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           'Disposition
                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES

31.   Report of Committee on Legislative Matters           159764
      {No Papers)                                          POF
                 COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS

32.   City Clerk to accept as amended the minutes of       159765
      Nov. 22, 1994 BOA meeting                            POF
33.   Director of Planning submitting report on            159766
      proposed amendment to the Zoning Ordinance           Leg. Matters
      regarding motorcycle sales
34.   Ex. Director of Commission for Persons with          159767
      Disabilities responding to BOA order 159658 re:      POF
      the hedges at corner of Webster & Franklin Sts.
35.   Board of Appeals, Notice of Public Hearing, Wed., 159768
      Jan. 3, 1996 at 6:30PM on the appeal of Penelopi POF
      & Costas Tingos, 24 Cameron Ave.
                            NEW BUSINESS

36.   Petition Sign, Kismet Grill, 120 Beacon St.          159769
                                                           Rules Susp.
                                                           Pet. Granted

37.   Petition   Sandwich Board Signs (2), Mark Golan,     159770
                 for a sign at corner of Elm & Dover       Rules Susp.
                 Sts. and at the Island at the top of      Pet. Granted
                 Dover St.
38.   Petition   Canning Drives, St. Catherine's Color     159771
                 Guard on Dec. 10, 1995 at locations       Rules Susp.
                 defined within                            Pet. Granted
39.   Petition   1996 (new) Automatic Amusement Dev.       159772
                 (4), Primages International, 133          L & P
                 Middlesex Ave.
40.   Petition   1996 Renewal Automatic Amusement Dev.     159773
                  (1), Cantys Cafe, Inc., 518 Medford St   L & P
41.   Petition   Transfer of Hackney Carriage Med. 79      159774
                 From Memorial Taxi, Inc. To: Lochmere     T & P
                 Taxi, Inc.
                                                          196

                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses. 2nd Cl.

42.   Petition A & A Limousine Renting, Inc., 266         159775
               Beacon St.                                 L & P
43.   Petition   Hillside Jaguar, Inc., 45 Mystic Ave     159776
                                                          L & P
44.   Petition   Unlimited Auto Body, Inc., 471           .159777
                 Somerville Ave.                          L & P
45.   Petition   Charlie's Auto Sales, 39 Webster Ave     159778
                                                          L & P
46.   Petition   Green Automotive, Inc., 85 Foley St      159779
                                                          L & P
47.   Petition   Mingal Ignition, 28 Marshall St.         159780
                                                          L & P
48.   Petition   Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433      159781
                 Norfolk St.                              L & P
49.   Petition   Souza Bros. Foreign Car Sales, Inc.,     159782
                 35-37 Prospect St.                       L & P
50.   Petition   Somerville Foreign Car Center, Inc.,     159783
                 132 Middlesex Ave.                       L & P
51.   Petition   Dave's Auto & Truck Sales, Inc.,         159784
                 463 McGrath Highway                      L & P
1996 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealers Lie.. 3rd Cl.

52.   Petition Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc., 433        159785
               Norfolk St.                                L & P
53.   Petition   Ed's Used Auto Parts, 516-518 Columbia   159786
                 St.                                      L & P
54.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 542-550   159787
                 Windsor St.                              L & P
55.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts, Inc., 480       159788
                 Columbia St.                             L & P
                                                         197

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1996 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealers Lie.. 3rd Cl.

56.   Petition   General Truck Parts, Inc., 73 Webster   159789
                 Ave.                                    L & P
57.   Petition   Beacon Auto Parts, Inc., 84 Webster     159790
                 Ave.                                    L & P
58.   Comm.      Jim McGinnis Re: The Proposed Zoning    159791
                 Amendment for Union Sq.                 Leg. Matters
59.   Notice of Claim - Dan Fraser                       159792
                                                         POF
60.   Notice of Claim - Sharon Lloyd                     159793
                                                         POF
61.   Caucus of BOA, held on Tuesday Dec. 19, 1995 at    159794
      7PM for 1996 Board                                 POF
Documents Received After 2PM:

Submitted by Aid. Johnson

62.   Order      Highway Dept. plow snow to the even     159795
                 sides of the street during snow         Adopted
                 emergencies as described within
Submitted by Aid. Abruzzio
63.   Order      Supt. of Highways place a sand barrel   159796
                 on Conwell Ave.                         Adopted
Submitted by Aid. Cappello

64.   Order      Supt. of Highways repair all potholes   159797
                 on Heath St. between Fenwick and Temple Adopted
                 Sts.

TFC On Finance
65.   Mayor's    Requesting approval pursuant to MGL Ch. 159710 TFC
      Comm.      40 sec. 4 for the DPW to enter into a   Approved
                  5 year maintenance contract for HVAC
                 at City Hall
                                                          198
                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition

Documents Received After 2PM Cont'd:

TFC On Traffic & Parking

Transfer of Hackney Carriage Medallions

66.   Petition Med. No. 91 From: Brista Trans., Inc., 159685 TFC
               To: Lochmere Taxi, Inc.                Pet. Granted
67.   Petition   Med. No. 49 From: Sullivan Sq. Cab,      159686 TFC
                 To: Maine's Taxi, Inc.                   Pet. Granted
TFC On Traffic & Parking

Renewal Taxi Stand Licenses

68.   Petition   Green Cab Co., Inc., 30 Washington St.   156397 TFC
                  (3) {1993 License)                      Pet. Granted

69.   Petition   Green Cab Co., Inc., 30 Washington St.   158796 TFC
                  (3) (1995 License)                      Pet. Granted



Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.



                      A true copy attest
                          ^ •*. A      _



                      Arthur B. McCue
                      City Clerk
                                                          199
                        City of Somerville
           Matters of business of the Board of Aldermen
            in hands of the Clerk prior to two o'clock

                            REGULAR MEETING
                         December 28, 1995
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                                                          Doc. No.
                                                          Disposition
The Clerk read the notice of the meeting called           159798
the roll:

Present:   Vincent P. Ciampa, Thomas F. Taylor
           Maryann C.Cappello, Stanley M. Koty, Jr,
           Kenneth Joyce, Helen Corrigan, Grace
           A. Abruzzio, John M. Connolly, James F.
           Halloran, Vice-president Richard Johnson
           and President John R. Buonomo
                            PUBLIC HEARINGS



1.   Order by Aid. Koty & Joyce requesting the            159676
     appearance of a Representative from The MBTA         Lay on
     & a Representative from the B & M Railroad           Table
                  ORDERS, ORDINANCES, RESOLUTIONS
                      AND MOTIONS OF MEMBERS
Submitted by Entire Board
2.   Citation   For John Buonomo for his year as        159799
                President of the B.O.A.                'Adopted
3.   Citation   For Richard Johnson for his year as       159800
                Vice President                            Adopted

4.   Citation   For Alderman Maryann Cappello             159801
                for her six years as Ward 4 Alderman      Adopted
5.   Citation   For Helen Corrigan for her ten years      159802
                as an Alderman at Large                   Adopted
6.   Citation   Commending Deputy Fire Chief David        159735
                Salvi for his courageous action on        Adopted
                Dec. 1, 1995 at a four alarm fire
                on Chestnut St.
                                                         200

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
Orders, Ordinances, Resolutions and Motions of Members Cont'd:

Submitted By Aid. Abruzzio

7.    Citation   Congratulating Agnes N. Upton on her    159803
                 special Birthday.                       Adopted
8.    Order      That the Mayor take action to assure    159804
                 that lower Broadway is properly wired   Adopted
                 for Christmas lighting for the next
                 Christmas season as discussed in
                 previous meeting.
Submitted By Aid. Kotv
9.    Order      DPW clean and repair the catch basin    159805
                 in front of 39 Linden Ave.              Adopted
10.   Order      DPW clean and repair the catch basin    159806
                 on Warwick St and the corner of         Adopted
                 Cedar St.
11.   Order      OHCD plant a tree in front of 19        159807
                 Woodbine St.                            Adopted

12.   Order      Inspectional Serv. and Bd. of Health    159808
                 require Capital Glass & Mirror to clean Adopted
                 the rear of their property at 231
                 Lowell St.
Submitted By Aid. Taylor
13.   Order      That the newspaper delivery agencies    159809
                 refrain from placing newspapers,        Adopted
                 magazines, etc at the intersection of
                 public ways for further distribution
                 in the city.
Submitted bv Aid. Ciampa & Kotv
14.   Citation   Congratulating Anthony N. Fantasia on   159810
                 his 80th Birthday                       Adopted
                         UNFINISHED BUSINESS

                                None
                                                         201

                                                         Doc. No.
                                                         Disposition
                     COMMUNICATIONS FROM MAYOR

15.   Requesting approval for a supplemental approp.     159811
      of $500.00 from FY96 Free Cash for the Board of    Rules Susp.
      Aldermen O.M. acct.                                Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted

ISA. Order                                               159812
                                                         Adopted
16.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Sheila M. Tracy,    159813
      87 Munroe St., Som. as City Treasurer for a one    Rules Susp
      year term.                                         Appt.
                                                         •Confirmed
17.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Joan E. Langsam, 159814
      63 Breakwater Dr., Chelsea to the position of    Rules Susp,
      City Solicitor for a one year term               Appt.
                                                       Confirmed
18.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Robert J. Trahan, 159815
      29 Indiana Ave., Som. as DPW Comm. for a one year Rules Susp
      term                                              Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
19.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Pasquale DeFeo,   159816
      Jr., 63 St. Andrew Rd. East Bos. as Constable     Rules Susp
      for 1996                                          Appt.
                                                        Confirmed

20.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Gale Erb, 34       159817
      Putnam St., Som. as Constable for 1996             Rules Susp
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
21.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of John R. Connors,   159818
      100 Highland Ave., Som. as Constable for 1996      Rules Susp
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
22.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Louis A.           159819
      Centrella, 965 Fellsway, Medford as Constable      Rules Susp
      for 1996                                           Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

23.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Stacia T.          159820
      Connors, 100 Highland Ave., Som. as Constable for Rules Susp,
      1996                                              Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
                                                         202
                                                         Doc No.
                                                         Dispostion
24.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Andre J. Alves,     159821
      17 Knowlton St., Som., as Constable for 1996       Rules Susp.
                                                         •Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

25.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Daniel Willinger, 159822
      509 Fellsway East, Maiden as Constable for 1996   Rules Susp.
                                                        Appt.
                                                        Confirmed
26.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Gilbert Ribeiro,   159823
      6 Putnam St., Som., as Constable for 1996          Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
27.   Requesting conf. of re-appt of Albert A.           159824
      Petrulis, 235 Winthrop St., Som. as Constable      Rules Susp.
      for 1996                                           Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
28.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Frederick          159825
      MacDonald, 10 Manning St., Roslindale as           Rules Susp.
      Constable for 1996                                 Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

29.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Elio LoRusso,      '159826
      11 George St., Som., as Constable for 1996         Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
30.   Requesting conf. of re-appt. of Berlin Haynes,     159827
      21 Elmwood St., Som., as Constable for 1996        Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

31.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Chris DiLorenzo,      159828
      23 Boston St., Som., as Constable for 1996         Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

32.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Gerard V. Hennelly,   159829
      220 Pearl St., Som., as Constable for 1996         Rules Susp.
                                                         Appt.
                                                         Confirmed

33.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Robert E. LaCrosse,    159830
      38 Bond St., Som., as Constable for 1996           Rules Susp
                                                         •Appt.
                                                         Confirmed
                                                          203
                                                          Doc. No
                                                          Disposition
Mayor's Communications Cont'd:

34.   Requesting conf. of appt. of Anthony Savoia, 38     159831
      Radcliffe Rd., Som., as Constable for 1996          Rules Susp.
                                                          Appt.
                                                          Confirmed
                        REPORTS OF COMMITTEES
35.   Report of Committee on Licenses & Permits Items     159832
      Items (36-58) Recommends all items should be        Accepted as
      approved                                            submitted
36.   Mayor's    Re: Vacant parcel of land on             159711 TFC
      Comm.      Washington St., short term lease.        Pet. Granted
1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses. 2nd class
37.   Petition   D.M. Auto Body, Inc., 48 Joy St.         159725 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
38.   Petition   John's Auto Sales, 181 Somerville Ave    ,159726 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
39.   Petition   Mystic Auto Sales & Service, 710 Mystic 159727 TFC
                 Ave.                                    Pet. Granted
40.   Petition   Somerville Motor Sales, 525 Broadway     159728 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
41.   Petition   A & A Limousine Renting, Inc,            159775 TFC
                 266 Beacon St.                           Pet. Granted
42.   Petition   Hillside Jaguar, Inc, 45 Mystic          159776 TFC
                 Ave.                                     Pet. Granted
43.   Petition   Unlimited Auto Body, Inc,                159777 TFC
                 471 Somerville Ave.                      Pet. Granted
44.   Petition   Charlie's Auto Sales, 39 Webster Ave     159778 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

45.   Petition   Green Automotive, Inc, 85 Foley St       159779 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted

46.   Petition   Mingal Ignition, 28 Marshal St.          159780 TFC
                                                          Pet. Granted
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                                                         Disposition



Report of Committee on Licenses and Permits Cont'd:

1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses, 2nd class

47.   Petition   Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc           159781 TFC
                 433 Norfolk St.                         Pet. Granted
48.   Petition   Souza Bros., Foreign Car Sales, Inc     159782 TFC
                 35-37 Prosect St.                       Pet. Granted
49.   Petition   Somerville Foreign Car Center, Inc      159783 TFC
                 132 Middlesex Ave.                      Pet. Granted

50.   Petition   Dave's Auto & Truck Sales, Inc          159784 TFC
                 463 McGrath Highway                     Pet. Granted

1996 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk Dealer Lie., 3rd Class

51.   Petition   Commercial Auto Exchange, Inc           159785 TFC
                 433 Norfolk St.                         Pet. Granted
52.   Petition   Ed's Used Auto Parts                    159786 TFC
                 516-518 Columbia St.                    Pet. Granted
53.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts                 159787 TFC
                 542-550 Windsor St.                     Pet. Granted

54.   Petition   Nissenbaum's Auto Parts                 159788 TFC
                 480 Columbia St.                        Pet. Granted

55.   Petition   General Truck Parts, Inc                159789 TFC
                 73 Webster Ave.                         Pet. Granted

56.   Petition   Beacon Auto Parts, Inc                  159790 TFC
                 84 Webster Ave.                         Pet. Granted

57.   Petition   Sign, Kismet Grill, 120 Beacon St.      159769 TFC
                                                         Pet. Granted

58.   Petition Automatic Amusement Device, (1)           159773 TFC
               Canty's Cafe, 518 Medford St.             Pet. Granted
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                                                         Disposition
59.   Report of Committee on Public Utilities Item       159833
      (60) Recommends should be approved                 Accepted as
                                                         Submitted
60.   Petition   Boston Edison Co. to install (1)        159734 TFC
                 Hip Guy and anchor on Packard Ave.      Ace. Order
                                                         Adopted
                                                         POP
60a. Order       "         "              "              159834
                                                         Adopted
                  COMMUNICATIONS FROM CITY OFFICERS
                                   None
                               NEW BUSINESS
61.   Petition   Pool Table License (2 Tables),          159835
                 The State SPA, Inc., 118-120 Broadway   L & P
62.   Petition   1996 Renewal Agent's or Sellers Motor   159836
                 Vehicle Lie., 1st Class, Dom's Motor    L & P
                 Service, Inc., d/b/a Riverside Motor-
                 cycles, 2 Union Sq.
63.   Petition   1996 Renewal Motor Vehicle Junk         159837
                 Dealers Lie., 3rd Class Automotive      L & P
                 Transport Service, 40 Joy St.

1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses. 2nd Class
64    Petition Dom's Motor Service, Inc., d/b/a          159838
               Riverside Motorcycles, 2 Union Sq.        L & P
65    Petition Hawkins St. Auto Service, Inc., 9         159839
               Hawkins St.                               L & P
66    Petition Webster Auto Sales, 61 Prospect St.       •159840
                                                         L & P
67    Petition   UMP Corp., d/b/a United Motors, 188-190 159841
                 Broadway                               L & P
68    Petition   Automotive Transport Service, 40 Joy     159842
                 St.                                     L & P
                                                           206
                                                           Doc. No.
                                                           Disposition
New Business Cont'd:

1996 Renewal Used Car Dealers Licenses. 2nd Class

69.    Petition   Petrosillo Bros. 65 1/2 Bow St.          159843
                                                           L & P
70.    Petition   Somerville Auto Brokers, 583 Broadway    159844
                                                           L & P
71.    Report of BOA Caucus held on December 19, 1995      159845
                                                    POF
Documents received after 2pm

72.    Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Gerald      159442
       Comm.      V. Hennelly, 220 Pearl St., Som. as      L & P
                   Constable for 1995.
73.    Mayor's    Requesting conf. of appt. of Dante       158965
       Comm.      A. DiFronzo, 48 Teele Ave.(              TFC
                   constable for 1995.                     Appt.
                                                           Confirmed
74.    Amendment to the proposed Zoning Amendment           159846
                                                           .Leg. Matters
                                                            & Planning
7 5.   Comm,      City Clerk submitting certification of   159847
                  election results for School Comm.,       POF
                  Mayor President of 1996 BOA

Upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting adjourned.
Documents requiring approval of the Mayor were submitted
to his office.


                       A true copy attest


                       Arthur
                       City Clerk

				
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