PUBLIC SERVICE & TRANSPORTATION
APRIL 23, 2003
Convened: 5:35 p.m.
Adjourned: 7:05 p.m.
††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Stephen T. Patton
Also: †††† Deputy City Solicitor Michael Traynor
††††††††††††† Assistant Director Of Technical Services Eileen Cazaropoul
††††††††††††† Worcester Public Schools Charles Campbell
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk
1.†††††† Frances Lish request City Council to install street lights between 25 through 31 Beechmont St., not to conflict with new trees.
#8 CC† March 19, 2002
2.†††††† Francisco Diaz et al request light post be removed from our driveway at 29 Windsor St.
#23 CC† July 16, 2002
3.†††††† Kevin Daley et al request one additional street light be installed on Sherburne Ave.††
#25 CC† August 20, 2002
Chairmanís Order - Request Administration report to City Council on the cost of installation and operation of one street light per year.
4.†††††† Delia Trainor request installation of street light in front of 99 Monadnock Rd. for safety reasons.
#24 CC† August 20, 2002
Chairmanís Order - Request Administration report on safety issues in the vicinity of 99 Monadnock Road because of the large city shade trees and older street lighting.
5.†††††† Dr. Nikhat Parveen et al request the installation of two street lights in front of 35 to 41 Locust Ave.
#6 CC† September 3, 2002
6.†††††† Councillor Barbara Haller on behalf of Brenda Payne request the installation of street light in front of 34 Somerset St.
#8CC† September 24, 2002
Chairmanís Order - Request Parks Commissioner trim city shade trees on Somerset Street so that existing street lights may illuminate the public way.
7.†††††† Councillor Stephen Abraham request a street light at dead end of Knowles Rd.
#5a CC†† October 29, 2002
8.†††††† Sydney Levy request street lights on Monroe Ave.
††††††††† #7 CC† March 11, 2003
Chairmanís Order -† Request Commissioner of the Department of Public Works report to City Council on a street lighting plan for Monroe Avenue within 30 days.
Chairmanís Order - Request Commissioner of the Department of Public Works increase the wattage of bulbs in the existing street lights in Monroe Avenue at the intersections with Wetherell and Nevada Streets.
9.†††††† Department of Telecommunications & Energy Ė Notice of Investigation into appropriate pricing, based upon Total Element Long Run Incremental Costs for unbundled network elements and combinations of unbundled elements to be charged by Verizon New England, Inc. d/b/a Verizon, Mass. as well as Appropriate Avoided Cost Discount for Verizonís Resale Service, in the Commonwealth of Mass.
#58 CC† January 30, 2001
10.†††† Communication of the City Manager relative to forthcoming Telecommunication Forum.
††††††††† #16D CM† March 18, 2003
††††††††† In City Council March 26, 2003 Ė Held
Chairmanís Order - Request the Superintendent of the Worcester Public Schools provide City Council with their plans for telecommunications access beyond the current Charter Communications contract.
Chairmanís Order - Request Administration provide City Council with a complete inventory of broadband that exists within the City of Worcester that is on file with the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities.
Chairmanís Order Ė Request Administration contact appropriate companies and request that they propose to the City how we might move towards providing wireless communication services.
11.†††† Communication of the City Manager relative to legal opinion as to the rights and responsibilities of towing operators.
#16B CM† May 14, 2002
12.†††† Communication of the City Manager relative to effectiveness of policies governing Worcesterís Taxicab Fleet.
#20A CM† April 24, 2001
In Committee June 20, 2001 Ė Held
In Committee October 15, 2001 ĖHeld
In Committee December 12, 2001 Ė Held
13.†††† Report of the Committee on Public Service & Transportation upon the communication of the City Manager relative to livery licensed vehicles acting as taxicabs.
#71 CC October 30, 2001
In Committee December 12, 2001 Ė Held