CITY OF WORCESTER
Municipal Operations Committee Meeting
Tuesday, January 6, 2009
Eshter Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 6:15 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:47 P.M.
Konstantina B. Lukes
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson Frederick C Rushton |
|Councilor Paul P Clancy Jr. |
|Councilor Michael J Germain |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Frederick C Rushton |
Councilor Paul P Clancy Jr
Councilor Michael J Germain
|Also:||City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk|
Goals of the Committee
That the Goals of the Standing Committee on Municipal Operations are: 1) The development of a mission statement of organizational thinking for the City of Worcester establishing 4-5 priorities for local government and the empowerment of employees; 2) The development of efficiencies through the City of Worcester government, identifying 3-5 general areas wherein the City Manager should concentrate including the areas of energy, health insurance, fixed assets review and enhancements, the use of technology, the combining of like operations and the enhancement of the call center.
Request the City Manager report to the City Council the call volumes realized at the call center during the period of the December, 2008 ice storm and comparisons to those received in the same period of the previous year.