CITY OF WORCESTER
Rules and Legislative Affairs Committee Meeting
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Levi Lincoln (North) Chamber
Convened: 5:39 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:05 PM
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson George J Russell |
|Councilor William J Eddy |
|Councilor Joseph C O'Brien |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor George J Russell
Councilor William J Eddy
Councilor Joseph C O'Brien|
|Also:||City Solicitor David M. Moore
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk|
LIBRARY BOARD APPOINTMENTS
Order of Councilor Konstantina B. Lukes - Request City Council develop a process for citizens applying for appointment to the Library Board of Directors.
# 14b CC November 13, 2012
Recommends adoption of the following Order that Rules 61 through 64 of the Rules of the City Council be and they are hereby amended so that applicants to the Worcester Public Library Board of Directors , in addition to all criteria currently in place, will be given an opportunity to speak for no more than 3 minutes before the City Council to publicly state why they wish to be appointed to the Board, and
That Rules 61 through 64 of the Rules of the City Council be and they are hereby additionally amended so that all references to the “Library Board of Trustees” be corrected to the “Library Board of Directors”.
Speaker Jo Hart, Worcester Resident
Chairman's Order from the Committee on Public Works - Request the City Council of the City of Worcester name the plaza at the rear of City Hall in honor of former President John F. Kennedy and that the City Manager is requested to arrange for the annual presentation of a Jacob Hiatt Award that recognizes a local resident for public service contribution, and further request that the City Council's Standing Committee on Rules and Legislative Affairs be requested to establish parameters for presenting the award annually on the plaza during the Month of May, the month of the former president's birth.
# 12f CC November 29, 2011 - Order adopted on roll call vote of 11 Yeas & 0 Nays
|In Committee for informational purposes only|
Speaker: Jo Hart, Worcester Resident