CITY OF WORCESTER
Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 6:00 P.M.
Adjourned: 6:49 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux
|Chairperson Matthew E Wally |
|Vice Chairperson Candy Mero-Carlson |
|Councilor Konstantina B Lukes |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Matthew E Wally
Vice Chairperson Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson
Councilor Konstantina B Lukes at 6:04 P.M.|
|Also:||Assistant Director of Traffic Engineering Ali Khorasani;
DPW Junior Engineer Michael Murphy;
WPD Sargeant Michael Cappabianca;
Assistant City Clerk Stephen A.J. Pottle, clerk|
Handicap Parking Petitions
Margaret Donahue request handicap parking space be removed in front of 4 Anderson Ave.
# 8c CC October 23, 2018
Muktor Yusuf on behalf of Musse Saredo Ahmed request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 119 Chino Ave.
# 8e CC October 23, 2018
Teresa Smith request removal of handicap parking space in front of 13 Whipple St.
# 8e CC November 13, 2018
Rebecca Vailfont request installation of an additional handicap parking space in front of 21 May St.
# 7i CC November 20, 2018
Gerald Scher request to remove a handicap parking space at 77 Chatham St.
# 7h CC November 20, 2018
Rita Salman request installation of handicap parking in the vicinity of 5 Townsend St.
# 7l CC November 20, 2018
Stephan and Pamela Williams request no parking signs on Institute Rd. at each corner of Westland St.
# 6i CC September 25, 2018
Request City Manager request Police Chief provide increased corner clearance traffic enforcement in Institute Rd. at the corner of Westland St.
Jennifer LaCroix, Executive Director Tatnuck Park request "No Parking Here to Corner" signage outside entrance/exit of Assisted Living community located at 340 May St.
# 7d CC October 16, 2018
Recommend Approval to install No Parking (DPW thought there was an Ordinance in place)
Request City Manager request Police Chief provide increased driveway clearance traffic enforcement at 340 May St.
Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson on behalf of Sue Ann Goodwin request installation of “No Parking Anytime” signage on the inner portion of the island in Institute Rd. between West St. and Boynton St.
# 7e CC October 30, 2018
Recommend File - Missing signage will be replaced
Resident Permit Parking Petition
Craig and Monalisa Burns requests installation of Resident Permit Parking on Catharine St., from Channing St. to Hooper St.
# 7j CC November 20, 2018
Councilor Sarai Rivera request installation of a stop sign at the intersection of Hawthorne St. and Woodland St.
# 8bb CC August 21, 2018
Councilor Sean M. Rose request installation of a four way stop sign at the intersection of Squantum St. and Longmeadow Ave.
# 8z CC September 12, 2018
Winter Parking Ban Petitions
Janice Hinson request to reverse the winter parking ban on Berkeley St. to allow parking on the odd side of the street.
# 6d CC January 23, 2018
Chantel Ferguson request to change the Winter Parking Ban from the even side to the odd side of Johnson St.
# 8t CC September 12, 2018
Petition of Vincent Bertolino of Grandis Realty Management request installation of a loading zone in front of 34 Portland St.
# 6e CC October 24, 2017
Petition of Ryan Mancini request installation of a Dead End sign for Eastham St. to prevent vehicles from entering the driveway on the private portion at the end of the street. Further, request a sign be installed on Hamilton St. directing vehicles to Orner St. located at North High School.
# 7o CC November 21, 2017
Petition of Councilor Gary Rosen on behalf of Sandy Meltzer request installation of “Hidden Driveway” signage in front of 108 Richmond Ave., warning motorists of two upcoming hidden driveways.
# 7h CC May 29, 2018
Request City Manager request Police Chief provide increased speed enforcement in the vicinity of 108 Richmond Ave.
Petition of Councilor Gary Rosen on behalf of Sandy Meltzer request installation of a sign warning of two upcoming hidden driveways in front of 108 Richmond Ave.
# 7p CC April 25, 2017
Petition of Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request speed enforcement in the area around Shaffner St., McKinley Rd. and Sturgis St.
# 7q CC October 02, 2018
Petition of Councilor Gary Rosen request installation of a left turn arrow at the Chandler St./Mill St. intersection to allow an unimpeded turn from Chandler St. on to Mill St. to eliminate backup of the left lane of traffic traveling down Chandler St. toward Tatnuck Square.
# 7t CC April 25, 2017