CITY OF WORCESTER
Economic Development Committee Meeting
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 5:45 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:16 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson Frederick C Rushton |
|Councilor Sarai Rivera |
|Councilor George J Russell |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Frederick C Rushton @ 5:50 P.M.
Councilor Sarai Rivera
Councilor George J Russell|
|Also:||Planning Director Stephen Rolle
Cultural Development Officer Erin Williams
City Clerk David J. Rushford|
Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Diana & Timothy Dillon request zone change for 631 Sunderland Rd. from RS-7 to BL-1
# 16b CC September 17, 2013
1. Philip George, 16 Viking Terrace, Worcester
2. James Watt, 9 Salisbury Street, Shrewsbury
Recommend Accept the Recommendation of the Planning Board and Deny the Petition.
Communication of the City Manager
Transmitting communication relative to City of Worcester's Public Art Initiatives.
# 12e CC December 04, 2012
In Committee April 9, 2013 - Held
In Committee May 14, 2013 - Held
Erin Williams provided the Committee with a presentation of the status of the Plan for Public Art in Worcester.
Request City Manager request the Chief Executive Officer of the Worcester Area Chamber of Commerce and other appropriate entities meet to raise the $40,000.00 for the planned mural project at the Denholm Building, Hanover Theatre and DCU Centre and report to the City Council within one month.
Request City Manager request the Telegram and Gazette and other major media in the city commit to a long-term promotion of the local public art initiatives.