PUBLIC WORKS COMMITTEE MEETING

DECEMBER 13, 2001

COUNCIL CHAMBER

Convened: 6:00 p.m.

Adjourned: 7:45 p.m.

 

Present were:††††† Chairman Councillors Paul P. Clancy, Jr.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Janice L. Nadeau

 

Also:†††††††††††††††††††† DPW Commissioner Robert L. Moylan

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DPW Assít Commissioner Tony Meriano

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DPW Engineering Edward Carrigan

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† DPW Staffperson Timothy Reiner

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

 

STREET TO MAKE PUBLIC

 

SECOND HEARING

 

FAVOR

OPPOSED

ABUTTERS

1.     West Chester St, private portion

Speakers: Mr. Leavitt, Mr. Epstein, Mr. Eisenstock, Mrs. Cormier, Mr. Levine, Mr. Johnson

1

5

10

Recommend Hold to be first item at next Public Works Standing Committee meeting.

 

Chairmanís Order request the Commissioner of Public Works report to the City Council on the widening of West Chester Street to a requested width of 18 feet curb-to-curb.

 

Chairmanís Order request the Commissioner of Public Works report to the City Council what his staff might recommend by way of traffic calming devices in West Chester Street if it is converted to and constructed as a public street.

 

INSTALL SANITARY SEWER

 

SECOND HEARING

 

FAVOR

OPPOSED

ABUTTERS

2.     11- 34A Chino Ave.

Recommend Approval

6

0

10

 

PRIVATE STREET MAINTENANCE††† Item # & Date †††††††††††††

Petitionerí Name††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Location††††††††††††††††††††††† In City Council

 

3.†††††† Grace Dinardo et al†††††††† †††††††† Dana Ave.†††††††††††††††††††††† #28 CC 7/17/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††(private portion)

Recommend Approval

4.†††††† Michael Anderson et al††††††††††††† Benoit St.††††††††††††††††††††††† #29 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval

5.†††††† Gloria Rivera et al†††††††††††††††††††† Wallace St.†††††††††††††††††††† #13 CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval

6.†††††† Richard Widak et al††††††††††††††††† Bishop Ave.††††††††††††††††††† #14CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval

7.†††††† Albert Perron et al†††††††††††††††††††† Hazel St.†††††††††††††††††††††††† #17 CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval

8.†††††† Joann Wakefield et al††††††††††††††† Belisle Ave.†††††††††††††††††††† #14CC 9/25/01

Recommend Approval

9.†††††† Rita E Giusto et al†††††††††††††††††††† Giusto St.†††††††††††††††††††††† #11 CC 9/25/01

Recommend Approval

10.†††† Albert Yodzonis et al††††††††††††††† Crane St.††††††††††††††††††††††† #12 CC 9/25/01

Recommend Approval

11.†† Samuel R DeSimone, †††††††††††††† Viele Ave.†††††††††††††††††††††† #10 CC 10/2/01

†††††††††††††††††† Esq., et al††† †††††††††††††††††††† (from intersection northerly 250 ft.)

Recommend Approval

12.†††† Samuel R DeSimone, †††††††††††††† Lorenz St. ††††††††††††††††††††† #11 CC 10/2/01

†††††††††††††††††† Esq., et al†††††††††††† ††††††††† (private portion)

Recommend Approval

13.†††† Mr. & Mrs. John Austin et al†††† Waban Ave.††††††††††††††††††† #13 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval

14.†††† Dan Kirouac et al††††††††††††††††††††† Trottier St.††††††††††††††††††††† #19 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval

15.†††† Brian Woodman et al††††††††††††††† Jolma Rd.†††††††††††††††††††††† #11a CC 10/30/01

Recommend Approval

16.†††† Marilyn Scott††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Yukon Ave.††††††††††††††††††† #10 CC 12/12/00

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

17.†††† Paul Ramsey et al††††††††††††††††††††† Kendig St.†††††††††††††††††††††† #14 CC 4/10/01

††††††††(lots 136-144)

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

18.†††† Ronald Deramo et al†† ††††††††††††† Pine View Ave. ††††††††††††† #11 CC 5/15/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (private portion)

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

19.†††† Philip Bruneau et al†††††††††††††††††† Palace Garden Rd.††††††††† #10 CC 6/12/01

Recommend Approval

20.†††† Joseph Modesty et al††††††††††††††† Allston Ave. †††††††††††††††††† #26 CC 8/21/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††† (between 148 & 161)

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

21.†††† Debra Billings et al†††††††††† Brigham Rd.†††††††††††††††††† #12 CC 10/16/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (private portion)††††

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

22.†††† Irene C Adamaitis et al††††††††††††† Roy St.†††††††††††††††††††††††††† #11 CC 10/23/01

Recommend Hold (see additional signatures submitted Dec 13, 2001)

23.†††† Angel Medina et al††††††††††††††††††† Chino Ave.†††††††††††††††††††† #20 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

24.†††† Angel Medina et al††††††††††††††††††† Erie Ave.†††††††††††††††††††††††† #21 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

25.†††† Angel Medina et al††††††††††††††††††† Chino Ave.†††††††††††††††††††† #10 CC 10/30/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

26.†††† Angel Medina et al††††††††††††††††††† Erie Ave.†††††††††††††††††††††††† #11 CC 10/30/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

Chairmanís Order request Administration report whether there is a way under State statute to systematically vote to convert private streets over a period of ten years and notify abutters that they are being billed for the improvements.

 

STREETS Ė SCARIFY OR WIDEN

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Item # & Date

††††††††† Petitionerí Name††††††††††††††††††† Location††††††††††††††††††††††† In City Council

 

27.†††† Mayor Mariano on behalf of††††† Berwick St.†††††††††††††††††††† #19CC 8/21/01

††††††††† Richard Minor††††††††††††††††††††††††† (at the "L" of the street)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

28.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† Arden Rd.†††††††††††††††††††††† #22 CC 9/4/01

††††††††† behalf ofEdward Waters

Recommend Approval and add to the list

29.†††† Lolita & Stanley Baker††††††††††††† Valley Hill Dr.†††††††††††††††† #13 CC 9/18/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

30.†††† Representative Pedone††††††††††††† East Central St.†††††††††††††† #16 CC 9/18/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

31.†††† Councillor Gomez on††††††††††††††† Arlington St.†††††††††††††††††† #12g CC 10/2/01

††††††††† behalf of Union Hill Neighborhood Watch††††

Recommend Approval and add to the list

32.†††† Councillor Gomez on††††††††††††††† Columbia St .††††††††††††††††† #12h CC 10/2/01

††††††††† behalf of Union Hill Neighborhood Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

33.†††† Councillor Gomez on†††††††††††††† Ingalls St.††††††††††††††††††††††† #12i CC 10/2/01

††††††††† behalf of Union Hill Neighborhood Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

34.†††† Arthur Goldstein, Esq. et al†††††† Forest Hill Dr.†††††††††††††††† #15 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

35.†††† Arthur Goldstein, Esq. et al†††††† Hickory Dr.†††††††††††††††††††† #16 CC 10/9/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (public portion)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

36.†††† Wayne Rawan††††††††††††††††††††††††† Kinnicut Rd.†††††††††††††††††† #8 CC 10/30/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

37.†††† Giovanni Dellostritto†††††††††††††††† Kenilworth Rd.††††††††††††††† #20 CC 7/17/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

38.†††† Councillors Murray & ††††††††††††† Kenilworth Rd.††††††††††††††† #24b CC 9/18/01

††††††††† Abraham on behalf of Francis & Susan Gately

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

39.†††† Councillor Abraham††††††††††††††††† Airport Dr.††††††††††††††††††††† #15 CC 9/24/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (where it intersects Prouty Lane)

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

40.†††† David & Cathy Brooksby et al†† Boyden St.††††††††††††††††††††† #13 CC 9/25/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

41.†††† Lolita Baker††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Valley Hill Dr.†††††††††††††††† #10 CC 10/16/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

 

SIDEWALK REPAIR

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Item # & Date

††††††††† Petitionerí Name††††††††††††††††††† Location††††††††††††††††††††††† In City Council

 

42.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 539 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #20 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Robert & Maryann Sieurin

Recommend Approval and add to the list

43.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 13 Imperial Rd.†††††††††††††† #21 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Marino Palermo

Recommend Approval and add to the list

44.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 513 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #22 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Joseph Belanger

Recommend Approval and add to the list

45.†††† Anthony Juozaitis, VP†††††††††††††† Plum St.††††††††††††††††††††††††† #23 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† Ruby Electric

Recommend Approval and add to the list

46.†††† Mayor Mariano on††††††††††††††††††† 11 Shephard St.††††††††††††† #25 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Carla Clark†††††††††††††††† (as soon as possible)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

47.†††† Alphonse Savage, President †††† 88 & 90 Birch St.††††††††††† #27 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† Savage Realty, Inc.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

48.†††† Mayor Mariano on behalf of †††† 56 Howland Terrace †††††† #33 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† Wayne Ryan†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (as soon as possible)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

49.†††† Bruce Douglas††††††††††††††††††††††††† Pleasant St. & Lenox St. #35 CC 8/21/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (to make handicap accessible)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

50.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 144 Barnard Rd.††††††††††††† #38 CC 8/21/01

behalf of Marion Twining

Recommend Approval and add to the list

51.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 135 Barnard Rd.††††††††††††† #39 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf ofJohn Montes††

Recommend Approval and add to the list

52.†††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 284 Burncoat St.††† †††††††† #40 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

53. ††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 315 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #41 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

54.†††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 333 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #42 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

55.†††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 358 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #43 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

56.†††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 460 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #44 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

57.†††† Councillors Perotto & Patton †† 496 Burncoat St.†††††††††††† #45 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

58.†††† Councillor Perotto on††††††††††††††† 24 Ashmore Rd.††††††††††††† #46 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Kathy Harrity

Recommend Approval and add to the list

59.†††† CouncillorsPerotto††††††††††††††††† 20 Ashmore Rd.††††††††††††† #47 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† & Abraham

Recommend Approval and add to the list

60.†††† Councillors Perotto†††††††††††††††††† 36 Ashmore Rd.††††††††††††† #48 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† & Abraham

Recommend Approval and add to the list

61.†††† Councillors Perotto†††††††††††††††††† 42 Ashmore Rd.††††††††††††† #49 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† & Abraham

Recommend Approval and add to the list

62.†††† Councillors Perotto†††††††††††††††††† 44 Ashmore Rd.††††††††††††† #50 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† & Abraham (see special communication inside petition)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

63. ††† James & Lorraine Fleming†††††††† Earle St.††††††††††††††††††††††††† #18 CC 8/21/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (from corner of Edward St. approx. 30 ft.)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

64.†††† Graciela Estremera††††††††††††††††††† 3 Fay St.†††††††††††††††††††††††† #15 CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

65.†††† Mayor Mariano on††††††††††††††††††† 25 Shelby St.††††††††††††††††† #16 CC 9/4/01

††††††††† behalf of Antoinette Romano

Recommend Approval and add to the list

66.†††† Kristina Wieslander†††††††††††††††††† 123 Brookline St.††††††††††† #18 CC 9/4/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† &on Monticello Drive side

Recommend Approval and add to the list

67.†† Councillor Gomez ††††††††††††††††††† 134 Barnard Rd.††††††††††††† #19 CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

68. ††† Councillor Gomez††††††††††††††††††† 15 & 17 Westminster St. #20 CC 9/4/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

69. ††† Councillor Gomez††††††††††††††††††† Corner of Boynton††††††††† #21 CC 9/4/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† & Highland St. (front of Sunoco Station)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

70.†††† Phyllis Caprioli & ††††††††††††††††††† 2 WilsonSt.&††††††††††††††† #14 CC 9/18/01

††††††††† Angelina David†††††††††††††††††††††††† side door on Waite St.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

71.†††† Martha Grace††††††††††††††††††††††††††† around 19 Cardinal Rd.†† #15 CC 9/18/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† extending to Radmore St.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

72.†††† Gina DeAngelis Romeo &†††††††† 45 & 45A Pilgrim Ave.††† #18 CC 9/18/01

††††††††† Bob Allen

Recommend Approval and add to the list

73.†††† Irma Woodman etal†††††††††††††††† 17 Wigwam Ave††††††††††††† #20 CC 9/18/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

74. ††† Leon Zitowitz††††††††††††††††††††††††† 30 Knowles Rd.††††††††††††† #21 CC 9/18/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

75.†††† Councillor Abraham on†††††††††††† 22 Havelock Rd.†††††††††††† #23 CC 9/18/01

†††††††† behalfof Fran Manocchio

Recommend Approval and add to the list

76.†††† Councillor Abraham on†††††††††††† 30 Rob Roy Rd.†††††††††††† #24 CC 9/18/01

††††††††† behalfof Marie Auger

Recommend Approval and add to the list

77.†† William Metterville†††††††††† Chandler St.††††††††††††††††††† #9 CC 10/2/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (from Mill St to before Worc. State College)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

78.†††† John J Stolarczyk &††††††††††††††††† 124 June St. to the†††††††††† #12 CC 10/2/01

††††††††† Sheila Conroy††† †††††††††††††††††††††† intersection of Chandler St.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

79.†††† Councillor Clancy on behalf††††† 145 Vernon St.††††††††††††††† #12a CC 10/2/01

††††††††† Angelo Vangos

Recommend Approval and add to the list

80.†††† Councillor Gomez on behalf††††† Ingalls St. - entire†††††††††† #12c CC 10/2/01

††††††††† of Union Hill Neighborhood

††††††††† Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

81.†† Councillor Gomez on behalf †††† Harrison St.††††††††††††††††††† #12b CC 10/2/01

††††††††† of Union Hill Neighborhood †††† (from Blake & Waverly Sts to Providence St.)

††††††††† Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

82.†††† Councillor Gomez on behalf††††† Columbia St. - entire††††††† #12d CC 10/2/01

††††††††† of Union Hill Neighborhood

††††††††† Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

83.†††† Councillor Gomez on behalf††††† 1- 4 Arlington St.††††††††††† #12e CC 10/2/01

††††††††† of Union Hill Neighborhood †††† to corner of Pattison St.

††††††††† Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

84. ††† Councillor Gomez on behalf †††† Blake St. - entire††††††††††††† #12f CC 10/2/01

††††††††† of Union Hill Neighborhood

††††††††† Watch

Recommend Approval and add to the list

85. ††† Francis & Evelyn Messier†††††††† 20 Barnard Rd.†††††††††††††† #14 CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

86.†††† Marion Giard††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 76 Alavarado Ave. ††††††††† #17 CC 10/9/01

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† to corner on Lake View St.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

87.†††† Councillor Nadeau††††††††††††††††††† Odd side of Gardner St.#21a CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

88.†††† Councillor Nadeau†††††††††††††††††† Even side of Gardner St. #21b CC 10/9/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

89.†† Norma Holbrook††††††††††††††††††††† 23 Imperial Rd.††††† †††††††† #11 CC 10/16/01

Recommend Approval and add to the list

90. ††† Councillor Patton on ††††††††††††††† 769 Pleasant St.†††††††††††††† #11a CC 10/23/01

††††††††† behalf ofElaine Baskin††††††††††† around corner at 5 Elmwood Ave.

Recommend Approval and add to the list

91.†††† Kevin & Martha Dolan, ††††††††††† 385 & 387 May St.††††††††† ††††††††† #12 CC 9/18/01

††††††††† Jeffrey Black and Laurie Ross†† (driveway)

Recommend Approval and add to the list

92.†††† Councillor Murray on †††††††††††††† 84 Forest St.†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† #23 CC 7/17/01

††††††††† behalf of Jane Jackson

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

93.†††† Barbara Kopka†††††††††††††††††††††††† 13 Isabella St.†††††††††††††††† #31 CC 8/21/01

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

94.†††† Tim Magliaro on†††††††††††††††††††††† Lanark St.†††††††††††††††††††††† #34 CC 8/21/01

behalf of residents of Lanark St.

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

95.†††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 99 Barnard Rd.†††††††††††††† #37 CC 8/21/01

††††††††† behalf of Thomas Tymon

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

96. ††† Councillor Murray on††††††††††††††† 13 Imperial Rd.†††††††††††††† #23a CC 9/4/01

††††††††† behalf ofMarino Palermo

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

SEWER LINE

 

97. †††† Petition of Tracy & Edward Johnson request to extend sewer main from Olean

†††††††††† St. to #4 Dawson Rd. at owner's expense.

††††††††† #11 CC September 18, 2001

Recommend Approval and have ready for SR on December 18, 2001

 

GUARDRAILS

†††††††††

98. †††† Petition of Richard Lariviere request replacement of old cement and wooden

†††††††††† guardrail at the top of Haviland St. between 23 Haviland St. and 190 Institute Rd.

†††††††††† with a metal guardrail.

††††††††† #28 CC August 21, 2001

Recommend Approval and add to the list

99.†††† Petition of Councillor Janice L. Nadeau on behalf of Kent Boucher repair or replacement of railing on Diamond St.

††††††††† #24a CC September 18, 2001

Recommend Approval and add to the list

100.†† Petition of Councillor Stephen Patton request replacement of guardrail at the end of Green Farm Rd.

††††††††† #11b CC October 23, 2001

Recommend Approval and add to the list

 

COMMUNICATIONS OF THE CITY MANAGER

 

101.†† Relative to traffic study for West Chester St.

††††††††† #24E CM October 23, 2001

Recommend Hold

102.†† Relative to Cooperative Patching Program.

#24C CM October 9, 2001

Recommend File

103.†† Relative to Status Report #4 - Street Resurfacing Projects.

††††††††† #24E CM October 9, 2001

Recommend File

104. Relative to sidewalk rehab and curb cuts on Park Avenue from Salisbury St. to

††††††††††† Sagamore Rd.

††††††††† #24B CM October 23, 2001

Recommend File

105. Relative to Kenberma Rd. Sewer Update.

††††††††† #24I CM October 9, 2001

Recommend File

106.†† Relative to the overflow problems on Dixon Ave.

††††††††† #21C CM October 9, 2001

Recommend File

107.†† Request adoption of the order for Street Betterment for the "Holden Street Subdivision"

††††††††† #7H CM August 21, 2001

Recommend File

 

108.†† Relative to Fall Leaf Collection Program.

††††††††† #24F CM October 23, 2001

Recommend File

109.†† Relative to maintenance of grounds at Union Station.

††††††††† #7B CM October 9, 2001

Recommend Refer to the Standing Committee on Commerce and Development

110.†† Relative to the Meredith & Grew Staff.

††††††††† #7D CM October 9, 2001

Recommend Refer to the Standing Committee on Commerce and Development

111.†† Relative to the July and August reports relative to the activities of our Grime Watch Program.

††††††††† #24C CM October 23, 2001

Recommend File