CITY OF WORCESTER
Public Works Committee Meeting
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
15 Hardscrabble Rd
Auburn, MA 01501
Convened: 5:03 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux
|Chairperson George J Russell |
|Vice Chairperson Matthew E Wally |
|Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson |
|Site visit to Casella Waste Systems at Facility in Auburn, MA|
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor George J. Russell
Councilor Matthew E. Wally
Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson|
|Also:||Councilor Morris A. Bergman
Councilor Konstantina B. Lukes
Councilor Gary Rosen
General Manager of Casella Joe Decowski
Operations Manager of Casella Paul Degnan
General Manager of Casella Hauling Gery Galena
Commissioner of Public Works and Parks Paul Moosey
Assistant Commissioner of Public Works and Parks Robert Fiore
Assistant City Clerk Stephen A.J. Pottle, clerk|
Site Visit - Casella Waste Systems at Facility in Auburn, MA
View for Comprehensive Clean City Program
The Standing Committee of Public Works met at the Casella site located at 15 Hardscrabble Road in Auburn, MA.
The meeting began in their front office which included the viewing prepared by Casella titled, "Recycle Better," and a discussion regarding the operation of Casella and how their operations pertain to the prospective Comprehensive Clean City Program.
Following the discussion, at 5:53 P.M., the Standing Committee toured the facility to gain hands on knowledge of their operations.
Held for Public Works Committee meeting on February 28, 2019.
Request City Manager request City Solicitor provide City Council with a legal opinion as to whether or not it is an Open Meeting Law violation if a Standing Committee goes to a site visit at a location when not all areas at the site are accessible to the public for viewing or recording.