TRAFFIC & PARKING COMMITTEE

MARCH 2, 2004

COUNCIL CHAMBER

Convened: 5:20 p.m.

Adjourned: 6:35 p.m.

 

Present were:††††† Chairperson Councillor Frederick C. Rushton

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Thomas P. White

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Philip P. Palmieri @ 6:02 p.m.

 

Also: †††††††††††††††††† DPW Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone

††††††††† †††††††††††††††††† Police Captain Ed Ashe

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

 

HEARINGS

 

HANDICAP PARKING

 

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

††††††††† Petitionerís Name ††††††††††††††††† Location††††††††††††††††††††††† In City Council

 

1.†††††† William & Theresa Grazenas†††† 31 Washburn St.†††††††††††† #12 CC 6/10/03

Recommend Approval

 

2.†††††† June Andrade††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 7 Washburn St.†††††††††††††† #16 CC 10/14/03

Recommend Approval

 

3.†††††† Joyce Brooks†††††††††††††††††††††††††† 47 Grosvenor St.†††††††††††† #10 CC 6/17/03

Recommend Approval

 

4.†††††† Kenneth Ricard†††††††††††††††††††††††† 19Reeves St.†††††††††††††††† #10 CC 6/24/03

Recommend Approval

 

5.†††††† Frances Balcewicz †††††††††††††††††† 18 Shamrock St.†††††††††††† #14 CC 7/1/03

Recommend Deny

 

6.†††††† James Grout†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 40 King St.††††††††††††††††††††† #66 CC8/12/03

Recommend Approval

 

7.†††††† Lorna Mattus-Merrill, Church †† State St. near the State ††† #65 CC8/12/03

††††††††† Business Administrator &†† ††††† St. entrance to the Wesley †††††††††††††††††

††††††††† Rev. Vicki Woods, Sr. Pastor†† United Methodist Church

Recommend Approval

 

8.†††††† Lillian Maki†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 24 Catharine St.†††††††††††††† #59 CC8/12/03

Recommend Hold

 

9.†††††† Esther Konneh††††††††††††††††††††††††† 17 Blanche St.†††††††††††††††† #54 CC8/12/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

10.†††† Patricia Parker††††††††††††††††††††††††† 15 Blanche St.†††††††††††††††† #16 CC 9/23/03

Recommend Approval

 

11.†††† Judy Griffin et al on††††††††††††††††† 29 Duxbury Rd.††††††††††††† #53 CC8/12/03

behalf ofBeatrice Courtney

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

12.†††† Hector Lugo†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 10 Lakeside Ave.†††††††††††† #33 CC 9/9/03

Recommend Hold

 

13.†††† Dorothy Poole et al†††††††††††††††††† 13 Hitchcock Rd.††††††††††† #41 CC 9/9/03

Recommend Approval

 

14.†††† Linda Rafferty††††††††††††††††††††††††† 6 South Harlem St.††††††††† #40 CC 9/9/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

15.†††† Luther Ward†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 16 Vale St.††††††††††† ††††††††† #30 CC 9/9/03

(Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

16.†††† Pablo Torres & †††††††††††††††††††††† 84 Murray Ave.†††††††††††††† #12 CC 9/16/03

††††††††† Monserrate Pacheco

Recommend Approval of one HP space in Wellington Street

 

17.†††† Victor Bovenzi††††††††††††††††††††††††† 6 Muskeego St.†††††††††††††† #14 CC 9/16/03

Recommend Approval

 

18.†††† Robert Stevens†††††††††††††††††††††††† 4 Lund St.†††††††††††††††††††††† #15 CC 9/16/03

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

19.†††† Joanne Reegan on†††††††††††††††††††† 50 Aetna St.††††††††††††††††††† #20 CC 9/23/03

††††††††† behalf of Joseph Isaac

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

20.†††† Antone Bucciaglia†††††††††††††††††††† 41 Dustin St.†††††††††††††††††† #19CC 9/23/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

21.†††† P. Alfred Calce†††††††††††††††††††††††† 41 Dustin St.†††††††††††††††††† #12 CC 9/30/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend File

 

22.†††† Katherine Clark†††††††††††††††††††††††† 60 Lakewood St.†††††††††††† #13 CC 9/30/03

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

23.†††† Nancy Ewaskio ††††††††††††††††††††††† 23 Courtland St.††††††††††††† #14 CC 10/14/03

Recommend Approval

 

24.†††† Frederick Taylor Sr.††††††††††††††††† 11 Hancock St.†††††††††††††† #20 CC 10/21/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

25.†††† Councillor Barbara G. Haller†††† 11 Hancock St.†††††††††††††† #38 CC 11/18/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †† (Remove)

Recommend File

 

26.†††† Abraham Rodriguez on ††††††††††† Across from ††††††††††††††††† #18 CC 10/21/03

††††††††† behalf of Josefina Rodriguez†††† 193 Tacoma St.

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

27.†††† Gloria Allen††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 71 Fox St.†††††††††††††††††††††† #15 CC 10/21/03

Recommend Approval of addition of an additional HP space

 

28.†††† Raymond McLaughlin†††††††††††††† 10 Healy Rd.†††††††††††††††††† #14 CC 10/21/03

Recommend Approval

 

29.†††† Lydia Medina††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 130 Dorchester St.††††††††† #32 CC 11/18/03

Recommend Approval

 

30.†††† Grace C. Mero†††††††††††††††††††††††† 19 Wilson St.††††††††††††††††† #33 CC 11/18/03

Recommend Hold

 

31.†††† Michael D. Elliott†† †††† ††††††††††††† Front of 11 Seward St.††† #17 CC 12/9/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††† †††††††††††††† (on the Wilson St. side)

Recommend Hold for DPW to view and recommend

 

32.†††† Patricia Wester†††††††††††††††††††††††† 56 Esther St.†††††††††††††††††† #34 CC 11/18/03

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

33.†††† Raymond Mariano, Executive††† 84 & 89 Haven Lane††††††† #35CC 11/18/03

††††††††† Director of WHA on behalf of†††† (Remove)

††††††††† residents of Booth Apts.

Recommend Approval

 

34.†††† Richard Gentile†††††††††††††††††††††††† 41 Upsala St.††††††††††††††††† #36 CC 11/18/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

35.†††† Patricia Hawkins†††††††††††††††††††††† 20 North Woodford St.†† #37 CC 11/18/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

36.†††† Mattie Mae Hathaway††††††††††††††† 5 Maple Tree Lane††††††††† #39 CC 11/18/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††† (Remove)

Recommend Hold

 

37.†††† Evelyn Cardona††††††††††††††††††††††† 12 Stoneland Rd.††††††††††† #52 CC 11/18/03

††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

38.†††† Robert R. Comeau Sr.††††††††††††† 55 Houghton St.††††††††††††† #12 CC 12/2/03

Recommend Approval

 

39.†††† Jane M. Ferris†††††††††††††††††††††††††† Front of 23 Canton St.††† #13 CC 12/2/03

Recommend Leave to Withdraw

 

40.†††† Mayor Timothy P. Murray†††††††† 4 South Ward St.††††††††††† #14 CC 12/9/03

††††††††† on behalf of Ruth Ciras

Recommend Approval

 

41.†††† Mayor Timothy P. Murray†††† ††† 35 Morningside Rd.†††††††† #21 CC 1/6/04

††††††††† on behalf of Joseph Leary††††††††††††††††††

Recommend Hold

 

42.†††† Mrs. Henry Butler†††††††††††††††††††† Manomet St. ††††††††††††††††† #15 CC 12/9/03

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† †††††††††† (across from 94 Lakewood St.)

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

43.†††† Rex Long et al†††††††††††††††† †††† †††† 15 Colton St.††††††††††††††††† #16 CC 12/9/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††† †† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

44.†††† Glenda Ward†††††††† ††††††††††††† †††† 19 Elizabeth St.†††††††††††††† #25 CC 12/16/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Recommend Approval to relocate space to in front of 18 Elizabeth Street

 

45.†††† Eric Darrah††††††††††† †††††††††† ††††††† 23 Vinton St.††††††††††††††††† #22 CC 1/6/04

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

46.†††† Roger McManus†††††††††††† ††††††† 79 Paine St. ††††††††††††††††† #25 CC 1/6/04

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

47.†††† James Mayou††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 3 Whipple St.††††††††††††††††† #12 CC 1/13/04

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† (Remove)

Recommend Approval

 

48.†††† Eric Tucker†††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† Front of 95 Harrison St.#13 CC 1/13/04

Recommend Approval (and refer in part to Public Works)

 

49.†††† Theresa Spinola††††††††††††† ††††††† Front of 9 Shawmut St.†† #9 CC 1/27/04

Recommend Approval

 

50.†††† Sandra D. Strom†††††††††††† ††††††† 18 East Worcester St.††††† #10 CC 1/27/04

Recommend Approval of handicap parking in front of # 16 East Worcester Street for a trial period of 90 days.

 

51.†††† Gina DeAngelis Romeo†††††††††††† 45A Pilgrim Ave.†††††††††††† #122 CC 11/18/03

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† (Recommitted)

Recommend Hold

 

RESIDENT PERMIT PARKING

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

52.†††† Councillor Konstantina B. Lukes on behalf of Roger Dubuque request residential parking on Robertson Road.

††††††††† #15 CC 10/7/03

Recommend Deny

 

Chairmanís Ordinance request the installation of a no parking zone anytime on both sides of Robertson Road from the corners of Pleasant Street a distance of 100 feet.

 

DISCUSSION ITEM

 

53.†††† Review of Traffic & Parking Manual.