CITY OF WORCESTER
Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting
Wednesday, May 9, 2007
Convened: 5:33 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:05 P.M.
Konstantina B. Lukes
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson Joffrey A Smith |
|Councilor Dennis L Irish |
|Councilor Kathleen M Toomey |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Joffrey A. Smith|
Councilor Dennis l. Irish
Councilor Kathleen M. Toomey
|Also:||DPWP Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone|
DPWP Staffperson James Pacenka
Worcester Police Sergeant John Fallavolita
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk
Handicap Parking Petitions
Dele Onayemi request removal of handicap parking sign in front of 71 Hollis St.
# 7m CC April 03, 2007
Lu-Ann Raskett request handicap parking space in front of 15 Sterling St.
# 7h CC February 27, 2007
In Committee April 11, 2007 Petition amended for handicap parking space in the Alpine St. side of 15 Sterling St.- Held
Recommend Approval of the original Petition
Gloria Hermanson request to rescind handicap parking space in front of 21 Sterling St.
# 7h CC April 03, 2007
Lisa Ago request handicap parking sign in front of 86 Vernon St.
# 9i CC March 27, 2007
Laura Perreault request handicap parking space at 176 Vernon St.
# 7j CC April 03, 2007
Linda Davis et al request handicap parking space at 9 Stockholm St.
# 7k CC April 03, 2007
Resident Permit Parking Petitions
Lee Norton Kelly request resident permit parking on the east and west sides of Coolidge Rd. from Pleasant St. to Copley Rd.
# 8i CC February 06, 2007
Request City Manager to request the City Solicitor to provide the City Council with an opinion whether or not residents of group homes who register their personal vehicles from the address of the group home in which they temporarily reside qualify to purchase a resident parking sticker under the terms of the existing ordinance if a resident sticker parking zone is installed along any portion of the frontage of the group home property.
Melissa Madera request residential permit parking in front of 79 East Central St.
# 9l CC March 27, 2007
Recommend Hold the original item and amend the request to read: To request that Resident Sticker Parking be installed in the north side of East Central Street from Ford Street to Eastern Avenue.
Parking and Parking Meter Petitions
Raymond Mariano, Executive Director of the Worcester Housing Authority, request the alteration of Great Brook Valley Ave. to provide on-street parallel parking spaces.
# 7n CC April 03, 2007
Recommend Approval as amended to rescind the No Parking Anytime on the east side of Great Brook Valley Ave. from Brook View Dr. to the southerly terminus and rescind the one-way ordinance on the entire length of Great Brook Valley Ave.
Dwight Cornwell request to lengthen the time on the meters on Pearl Street from 30 minutes to one hour.
# 7p CC April 03, 2007
Marchia Frangiosa request (5) five private directional signs for residents of Vernon Hill at 30 Rice Lane to be placed in Heywood St. and Vale St.
# 9b CC March 06, 2007
Tatnuck Square Traffic Study
Communication of the City Manager transmitting informational Communication relative to the Tatnuck Square Traffic Study.
# 12b CC April 03, 2007
At the conclusion of the meeting Committee members met for a walking VIEW of Tatnuck Square at the Pleasant/Chandler/Mill St. triangle.