CITY OF WORCESTER

Economic Development Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

5:00 P.M.


Mayor
Joseph M. Petty

 

www.worcesterma.gov

 

Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux

Committee Members

Chairperson Candy Mero-Carlson
Councilor Sarai Rivera
Councilor Matthew E Wally
 

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts


1.

Hearing Item - Zoning Amendment

1a.

Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Councilor George J. Russell request to amend the Zoning Table of Uses for multi-family dwelling, low rise from SP to N in a RL-7 zone and for single-family attached dwelling from SP to N in a RL-7.
# 14a CC July 17, 2018

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2.

Communications of the City Manager

2a.

Transmitting informational communication relative to information concerning how the City’s draft ordinances addressing the negative aspects of short-term bedroom rentals collaborates with legislation at the state level and who becomes the overriding authority as the legislation moves forward.
# 8.13B CM November 15, 2016


In Committee December 13, 2016 - Held In Committee April 25, 2017 - Held

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2b.

Transmitting informational communication relative to a report describing a new state law governing short-term rentals.
# 8.13A CM February 26, 2019

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2c.

Transmitting informational communication regarding procurement workshops.
# 9.4B CM January 08, 2019

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2d.

Transmitting informational communication regarding Business Improvement Districts.
# 9.4A CM January 08, 2019

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2e.

Transmitting informational communication relative to Economic Development initiatives.
# 9.4B CM September 12, 2018

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3.

Miscellaneous

3a.

Order of Councilor Morris A. Bergman - Request City Manager consider implementing a moratorium in the interpretation/application and enforcement of that part of the definition of a LODGING HOUSE under the City of Worcester Zoning Ordinance (As amended through May 2, 2017) where “A dwelling or that part of a dwelling where sleeping accommodations are let, with or without kitchen facilities, to four (4) or more persons not within the second degree of kindred to the person conducting it…” that is being applied to pre-existing multi-family homes with 4 or more existing bedrooms.
# 10a CC April 10, 2018

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3b.

Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Allyn Jones request One Tiverton Parkway be zoned all commercial (BL-1.0).
# 10a CC December 12, 2017

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3c.

Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of Allyn Jones request the BL-1. zone be extended to include the entire parcel at 1097 Pleasant St.
# 10b CC December 12, 2017

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