CITY OF WORCESTER
Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting
Monday, July 28, 2014
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 5:31 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:38 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford
|Chairperson Michael T Gaffney |
|Councilor Morris A Bergman |
|Councilor Konstantina B Lukes |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Michael T Gaffney
Councilor Morris A Bergman
Councilor Konstantina B Lukes @ 5:39 P.M. (The Chairperson announced at the start of the meeting that Councilor Lukes had notified him that, to avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest, she chose not to sit as a member of the Committee at this meeting because she owns property on a different portion of Harding Street than that being considered in this meeting.)|
|Also:||DPWP Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone
DPWP Traffic Engineer Nick Lyford
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk|
Communications of the City Manager
Transmitting Communication Relative to the Harding Street Traffic Improvement Project.
# 11.7C CM July 22, 2014
1. Allen Fletcher, Worcester resident
2. Bob Largess, Sutton resident
3. Seth Derderian, Worcester resident
4. Lenny Lorusso, Worcester resident
5. Scott Ricker, Worcester resident
6. Jo Hart, Worcester resident
7. John Giangregorio, Boston resident
Brian Brosnan, PE, Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc., consultants explained the various options under consideration in the redesign and reconstruction of a section of Harding Street from Winter Street to Kelley Square.
Recommend Accept and Approval of the Harding Street Design Option #2 which shall provide for two-way traffic on Harding Street from Winter Street to Kelley Square with 7 foot sidewalks on each side, 7 foot parking on each side, 5 foot bike lane on each side and 11 foot travel lanes in both directions.