CITY OF WORCESTER
Economic Development Committee Meeting
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 3:35 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:01 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux
|Chairperson Tony Economou |
|Councilor Sarai Rivera |
|Councilor George J Russell |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Tony Economou
Councilor Sarai Rivera
Councilor George J Russell|
|Also:||Councilor Gary Rosen;
Chief Development Officer Michael Traynor;
Director of Planning & Regulatory Services Stephen Rolle;
Assistant Chief Development Officer for Business & Community Development Paul D. Morano, Jr.;
City Clerk Susan M. Ledoux, clerk|
Petition of Robert Branca, Jr., Manager Branded Realty Group LLC request to extend the HDIP tax increment financing relief previously granted to encompass the entire parcel at 80-100 Wall St. and 38 Norfolk St. in connection with the acquisition of vacant land surrounding the 100 Wall St. parcel and the multi unit residential market rate housing development previously approved by the Council, in connection with the expansion, added number of units and re-design of the project, and to extend the date of the commencement of the real estate tax relief to November 1, 2018 in light of additional work required to redesign and complete the project.
# 7a CC October 18, 2016
Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Robert Branca, Jr. on behalf of Branded Realty Group, LLC request to rezone the parcels at 38 Norfolk St. and 42 Norfolk St. by extending the RG-5 zoning district to encompass them.
# 9a CC November 01, 2016
Recommend Leave to withdraw
Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Robert Branca, Jr. Manager of Branded Realty Group LLC request to extend the RG-5 Zoning District to encompass the entire parcel at 80-100 Wall St. and 38 Norfolk St.
# 12a CC December 13, 2016
Recommend Accepting the Recommendation of the Planning Board and Approve
Quarterly Economic Development Report
Communication of the City Manager transmitting informational communication relative to the quarterly update report of economic development initiatives.
# 13a CC December 13, 2016