2020 orders voted by City Council

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Order Number 
 Orders by Topic
Meeting Date
2020-105Approve City Council meeting dates January - June 202111/05/2020
2020-104Consideration of the Economic Development Strategic Plan RFP11/05/2020
2020-103Petition the legislature for special act relative to continuation of service of James Green with the Framingham Police Department11/05/2020
2020-102Approve prohibition of on-street parking along the north side of Boris Way11/05/2020
2020-101Approve installation of stop sign at both ends of Marble Street and parking restriction at the end of Blandin Avenue11/05/2020
2020-100Remove parking restriction on a portion of Shawmut Terrace near Learned Pond beach11/05/2020
2020-099Set Residential Factor and CIP for FY2021 
11/05/2020
2020-098Compose letter to Sec. of DOT relative to Allston Multimodal Project with copy to Governor and Senate President10/20/2020
2020-097Refer Municipal Aggregation to Environment & Sustainability Subcommittee10/20/2020
2020-096City Council Chair refers CFO's request for appropriation of mitigation funds relative to Millwood St Development to Finance Subcommittee10/15/2020
2020-095Utility Petition - Lexington Street09/15/2020
2020-094Approve Black Lives Matter Resolution
09/29/2020
2020-093 Approve Job Description for position of Executive Assistant to the City Council
09/29/2020
2020-092Amend Central Business District Sidewalk Usage Ordinance to extend sidewalk usage to May 1, 2021
09/29/2020
2020-091Approve Issuance of Tax-Exempt Bonds by Public Finance Authority RE Carmelite System, Inc. and St. Patrick's Manor
09/29/2020
2020-090
09/29/2020
2020-089Approve Seasonal Hawker Peddler License for Springers Wholesale Flowers
09/15/2020
2020-088Utility Petition - Millwood Street09/15/2020
2020-087Utility Petition - Grant Street09/15/2020
2020-086Utility Petition - Leland Street09/29/2020
2020-0852020-085  Reappoint James Culhane to SIFOC
09/03/2020
2020-084Authorize City Council Chair to enter into temporary employment contract for the City Council Office
09/03/2020
2020-083Refer proposed Political Activity Ordinance to the Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-082Refer proposed Ordinance on the Use of the City Seal to the Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-081-001Approve amendment of Site Host Agreements and Site License Agreements to allow Electric Vehicle Charging Stations on City-Owned Property09/15/2020
2020-081Refer materials relative to proposed Electric Vehicle Charging Station on City-owned property to Finance Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-080-001Authorize FY21 budget adjustments10/20/2020
2020-0802020-080  Refer proposed FY21 Budget Adjustments to Finance Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-079Refer consideration of Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer to Finance Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-078-001Approve appropriation of funds relative to Conservation Restriction at 261 Edmands Road
09/03/2020
2020-078Refer request for appropriation funds relative to property at 261 Edmands Rd to Finance Subcommittee
08/18/2020
2020-077Utility Petition - Mount Wayte at Union Avenue08/18/2020
2020-076Refer topic of Sunday Bus Service to Subcommittee of Public Health, Safety and Transportation
08/04/2020
2020-075Appoint members of the Youth Council
08/04/2020
2020-074

2020-073-001Approve appropriation of Affordable Housing funds relative to Framingham Housing Authority as requested09/15/2020
2020-073Refer a proposed appropriation of Affordable Housing relative to Framingham Housing Authority to Finance Subcommittee
07/21/2020
2020-072Refer Zoning Restrictions on Artisan Baking and Light Manufacturing in CBD to Planning & Zoning Subcommittee
07/21/2020
2020-071
Acceptance of CDBG, HOME a
nd CARES Act Budgets
07/21/2020
2020-070
Authorize three-year lease for property for use by MetroWest Drug Task Force
07/21/2020
2020-069Approve Annual Hawker Peddler License for Juniper Farms Ice Cream Company Inc.
07/21/2020
2020-068Approve a change in business structure relative to Golden Circle LLC at 22 Union Avenue
07/21/2020
2020-067
Refer proposed amendment to Police Advisory Committee ordinance to Subcommittee on Public health, Safety and Transportation
06/30/2020
2020-066Refer a proposal for a Sustainability Committee to the Environment  Sustainability Subcommittee
06/30/2020
2020-065Establish Ordinance Review and Recodification Committee - Article IX section 6 of Charter
06/30/2020
2020-064Vote to dispose of City-owned property on Kendall Street
06/30/2020
2020-063
Annual Hawker Peddler License to Guy Trembley dba Kona Ice
06/30/2020
2020-062Refer FY20 year-end transfers to the Finance Subcommittee for review and recommendation06/16/2020
2020-061-001
Authorize payment of prior year bills
06/30/2020
2020-061Refer prior year bills to the Finance Subcommittee for review and recommendation06/16/2020
2020-060Refer the proposed reorganization of the Planning & Community Development Division to the appropriate subcommittees for review and recommendation06/16/2020
2020-059Establish an All Way STOP at the intersection of Winthrop Street and Bethany Road06/16/2020
2020-058
Establish a temporary 15-minute parking limit at twenty (20) on-street parking locations in the downtown area to support restaurant carry-out business06/16/2020
2020-057

2020-056

2020-055Public Hearing - Proposed Emergency Temporary Amendment to Zoning Bylaws/Ordinances for Restaurant Uses06/16/2020
2020-054Refer possible adoption of Community Preservation Act to Environment and Sustainability Subcommittee
06/02/2020
2020-053Issue Seasonal Hawker Pedddler Licenses to Refreshin Concession - Erdelt Family
06/02/2020
2020-052-001Request Mayor create inter-departmental group as Energy Task Force to consider energy efficiency measures
06/30/2020

2020-052

Refer Establishment of Sustainability Commission to Environment and Sustainability Subcommittee

05/19/2020
2020-051-001Vote to appropriate funds associated with the Blackberry Pump Station for inspection services
06/16/2020
2020-051Refer appropriation of mitigation funds 175 Millwood Street to Finance Subcommittee05/19/2020

2020-050-001

Authorize transfer of funds relative to Loring Arena Electricity Account

06/02/2020

2020-050

Refer funds transfer for Loring Arena Energy Account to Finance Subcommittee

05/19/2020
2020-049

2020-048

2020-047Refer Zoning Bylaw Section VI. G. Variances to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee
05/05/2020
2020-046-003
Authorize EDIC appropriation for FY21
06/16/2020
2020-046-002
Authorize FY21 Capital Budget
06/16/2020
2020-046-001Recommendation of the Finance Subcommittee for the FY21 Operating Budget, Compensation and Classification Plan, and FY21 Capital Budget (second reading)06/16/2020
2020-046Refer the Mayors FY21 Operating Budget, Compensation and Classification Plan and EDIC funding to Finance Subcommittee
05/05/2020
2020-045Vote Waiver of 120-day notice requirement relative to property at 89 Mount Wayte Avenue
05/05/2020
2020-044Utility Petition - Water Street05/05/2020
2020-043Utility Petition - Edgell Road05/05/2020
2020-042

2020-041

2020-040

2020-039Accept gifts of tangible personal property on behalf of City relative to COVID-19 supplies
04/21/2020
2020-038Establish Tuesday, May 21, 2020 as public hearing date on Temporary Moratorium on multi unit dwellings
04/21/2020

2020-037

Approve season Hawker Peddler License to Frosty Ice Cream Operators

04/21/2020
2020-036

2020-035
Approve annual renewals of Second Hand Articles, Junk and Old Metals Licenses
04/07/2020
2020-034-006Refer Historic Reuse Bylaw to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee10/06/2020
2020-034-005Create working group to review Historic Reuse Bylaw10/06/2020
2020-034-004

2020-034-003NOT ACTION TAKEN - Referral of Historic Reuse Bylaw to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee09/15/2020
2020-034-002
Referral of proposed repeal of Article V, Section B of Zoning Bylaw to Planning Board
07/21/2020
2020-034

2020-003-002
Refer Temporary Moratorium on construction of multi unit dwellings to Planning Board - Councilor initiative
05/19/2020
2020-033-001
Refer proposed temporary moratorium on multi-family dwelling units to Planning Board
04/21/2020
2020-033
Refer proposed temporary moratorium on multi-family dwelling units to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee
03/31/2020
2020-032-002
Approve funding for collective bargaining agreements for Librarians SEIU Local 888 and DPW 1156
07/21/2020
2020-032-001
Approve Collective Bargaining Agreement with FPSOA and petition to leave Civil Service
04/21/2020
2020-032
Refer collective bargaining agreements for Librarians, FPSOA and DPW 1156 to Finance Subcommittee
03/31/2020
2020-031
Refer proposed amendment of the Rules of the City Council RE correspondence and petitions to Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
03/17/2020
2020-030

2020-029

2020-028

2020-027Submission of Home Rule Petition relative to income eligibility limits on tax deferral programs
03/17/2020
2020-026-001Temporary suspension of on-street parking meter fees for the duration of the local state of emergency06/16/2020
2020-026Support the temporary suspension of parking meter fees in downtown
06/16/2020
2020-025
Acknowledge receipt of request to withdraw application - National Rarities, Inc.
03/04/2020
2020-024
Approve annual livery licenses
03/17/2020
2020-023
Approve annual taxi permits
03/17/2020
2020-022
Refer proposed increase to the Retirement COLA to Finance Subcommittee
03/04/2020
2020-021-001School Committee recommendation of proposed five-year lease of space at 73 Mt. Wayte Avenue (aka Perini Building)03/04/2020
2020-021Approve expenditure from the Handicap Parking Fine Account
03/04/2020
2020-020 Appoint District 9 Representative to the vacancy on Youth Council
03/04/2020
2020-019-001Amend the General Bylaws, Article I, Section 5, 5.3 and 5.5 per recommendation of Finance Subcommittee (Postponed to June 30, 2020)Postponed
2020-019
Refer proposed amendments to General Bylaws Article 1, Section 5.3 and Section 5.5 to Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
02/25/2020
2020-018-001Refer proposed Stormwater Ordinance to Finance Subcommittee
09/03/2020
2020-018
Refer proposed Storm water Ordinance to Finance Subcommittee
02/25/2020
2020-017
Refer proposed amendments to General Bylaws RE Demolition Delay Bylaw to Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
02/25/2020
2020-016Creation of Blue Ribbon Commission to assess and evaluate municipally-owned buildings02/25/2020
2020-015
No action on proposed amendment to Zoning Bylaw Relative to Accessory Dwelling Units
02/25/2020
2020-014-001 Authorize the Mayor to research develop and enter contracts RE aggregation of electricity
06/30/2020
2020-014
Refer matter of alternate energy sources of municipal buildings to Environment and Sustainability Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-013Refer potential increase of Zoning Board of Appeals members to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee
02/04/2020
2020-012
No objection to AL Prime Gas and KENO to go license
02/04/2020
2020-011Utility Petition - Arthur Street02/04/2020
2020-010
No action on petition for Grant of Location for Fay Road - Verison and Eversource
03/04/2020
2020-009
Refer vacant property database to the Economic Development Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-008-036Approve Mayor's candidates for appointment to Board of Assessors, Community Development Committee, Framingham Union Grants Panel, Registrar of Voters, and Zoning Board of Appeals (Associate)10/20/2020
2020-008-035City Council Chair referral of Mayor's appointments to Board of Assessors, Community Development Committee, Framingham Union Grants Panel, Registrar of Voters, and Zoning Board of Appeals, Associate to Appointments Subcommitte10/14/2020
2020-008-034Approve Mayor's candidates for appointment to Agricultural Advisory Committee and Fair Housing Committee10/06/2020
2020-008-033Reject Mayor's candidates for appointment to Disability Commission and Parks and Recreation Commission09/15/2020
2020-008-032Approve Mayor's candidates for appointment to Agricultural Advisory Committee and Fair Housing Committee09/15/2020
2020-008-031Approve Mayor's candidates for appointment to Cultural Council, Fair Housing Committee and Loring Arena Advisory Committee
09/03/2020
2020-008-030Refer Mayor's candidates for appointment to Cultural Council, Fair Housing Committee and Loring Arena Advisory Committee to Appointments Subcommittee
08/18/2020
2020-008-029Approve Mayor's Appointments to Agricultural Advisory Committee, Cultural Council and Fair Housing Committee
08/18/2020
2020-008-028Approve Mayor's Appointments to various boards, commissions and committees
08/18/2020
2020-008-027Reject Mayor's candidates for appointment to the Disability Commission
08/04/2020
2020-008-026Refer Mayor's candidates for appointment to Ag Advisory Committee, Cultural Council and Fair Housing Committee to Appointments Subcommittee
08/04/2020
2020-008-025Refer Mayor's candidates for appointment to CDC, ConCom, Council on Aging, Cultural Council, and Human Relations Commission to Appointments Subcommittee
08/04/2020
2020-008-024Confirm Mayor's appointment of Blake D. Lukis as Division Head and Director DPW
07/21/2020
2020-008-023

2020-008-022

2020-008-021Confirm Mayor's Appointments to Cultural Council, EDIC, Historic District Commission, Historical Commission and Team Framingham Steering Commitee
07/21/2020
2020-008-020

2020-008-019Approve Mayor's Appointments to the Historical Commission, Loring Arena Advisory Committee, and Zoning Board of Appeals
07/21/2020
2020-008-018Refer Mayor's candidates for appointment or reappointment to CC, EDIC, HDC, HC, and TFSC to Appointments Subcommittee
06/30/2020
2020-008-017Refer Mayor's candidates for reappointment of Division Heads to Appointments Subcommittee
06/30/2020
2020-008-016Confirm Mayor’s appointment to Planning Board06/16/2020
2020-008-015

2020-008-014
Confirm Mayor’s appointment to South Middlesex Regional Vocational School Committee
06/02/2020
2020-008-013

2020-008-012

2020-008-011

2020-008-010

2020-008-009

2020-008-008
Confirm Mayors appointment to Elderly and Disabled Tax Fund Committee
04/21/2020
2020-008-007

2020-008-006Confirm Mayor’s appointment to Board of License Commissioners, Fair Housing Committee, and Keefe Tech School Committee 03/04/2020
2020-008-005Refer candidates for appointment to Board of License Commissioners, Fair Housing Committee, and Keefe Tech School Committee to Appointments Subcommittee02/25/2020
2020-008-004Confirm Mayor’s appointment to Agricultural Advisory Committee02/25/2020
2020-008-003
Refer candidate for appointment to Agricultural Advisory Committee to Appointments Subcommittee
02/04/2020
2020-008-002
Confirm Mayors appointment to various boards and commissions
02/04/2020
2020-008-001
Approve Mayors appointments to Sign Appeals Board
01/21/2020
2020-007-004
Set date for Public Hearing on Temporary Moratorium on construction of multi unit dwellings
05/19/2020
2020-007-003
Refer report of the Mayors Bylaw Review Committee on Zoning Bylaws to the Planning Board
04/21/2020
2020-007-002
Refer report of the Mayors Bylaw Review Committee on Zoning Bylaws to Planning and Zoning Subcommittee
04/07/2020
2020-007-001
Updated vote to refer report of the Mayors Bylaw Review Committee on Zoning Bylaws to the Planning Board
02/04/2020
2020-007
Refer report of the Mayors Bylaw Review Committee on Zoning Bylaws to Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-006-001
Approve rescission of 4.6M of capital authorizations
02/04/2020
2020-006Refer rescission of 4.6M of capital authorizations to Finance Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-005-002
Authorize appropriation of Uber Lyft rideshare funds for bus shelter
05/05/2020
2020-005-001
Refer appropriation of Uber Lyft rideshare funds for bus shelter to Finance Subcommittee
04/07/2020
2020-005Refer appropriation of 15,000 dollars of Uber Lyft Rideshare funds to Finance Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-004-001
Authorize appropriation of 300,000 dollars of affordable housing funds
02/25/2020
2020-004Refer appropriation of 300,000 dollars of affordable housing funds to Finance Subcommittee
01/21/2020
2020-003-004
Refer award of three year lease agreement RE Perini Building to Finance Subcommittee
05/19/2020
2020-003-003

2020-003-002
Refer authorization to enter into Purchase and Sale Agreement RE Perini Building to Finance Subcommittee
02/04/2020
2020-003-001
Refer five year lease RE Perini Building to Framingham School Committee
02/04/2020
2020-003
Vote to take No Action on three month extension of lease and authorize Mayor to exercise Clause 36d of lease
01/21/2020
2020-002Review proposed amendments to the official Rules of the City Council01/07/2020
2020-001Refer the Report of the Mayor’s Bylaw Review Committee to the Ordinance and Rules Subcommittee01/07/2020