CITY OF WORCESTER
Municipal Operations Committee Meeting
Monday, August 25, 2014
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 7:03 P.M.
The Committee recessed to Executive Session at 7:03 p.m. in the Mayor's Office on a roll call vote of 4-0. The Committee recessed to Open Session at 8:33 p.m.
Adjourned: 9:00 p.m.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson Philip P Palmieri |
|Councilor Tony Economou |
|Councilor George J Russell |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Mayor Joseph M. Petty
Chairperson Councilor Philip P Palmieri
Councilor Tony Economou
Councilor George J Russell|
|Also:||Randi Frank, Randi Frank Consulting LLC
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk|
Search for Long Term City Manager Position
At 8:33 p.m. the Committee reconvened in the Esther Howland Chamber. The Chairperson proceeded to announce the three (3) finalists for the position of City Manager in alphabetical order:
Peter Graczykowski of Edgartown, MA, former City Manager of East Providence, RI,
David M. Moore of Worcester, MA, City Solicitor of Worcester, MA and
Oscar Rodriguez of Taos, NM, former Town Manager of Taos, NM.
The Chairperson stated the following schedule in the process to select a City Manager:
Wednesday, September 10, 2014:
Morning meetings for the finalists to meet individually with Department Heads, Labor and Business Leaders.
Noontime Luncheon at the Worcester Technical High School with a bus tour of Economic Development Activity led by the Acting Director of Economic Development and an evening public reception in the Levi Lincoln Chamber, City Hall.
The full City Council will conduct interviews on September 11, 2014 in the Esther Howland Chamber, City Hall with the finalists as follows:
3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – Peter Graczykowski
5:00 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. – David M. Moore
6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. – Oscar Rodriguez