CITY OF WORCESTER

Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

6:00 P.M.


Mayor
Joseph M. Petty

 

www.worcesterma.gov

 

Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux

Committee Members

Chairperson Matthew E Wally
Vice Chairperson Candy Mero-Carlson
Councilor Konstantina B Lukes
 

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts


1.

Handicap Parking Petitions

1a.

Jose Gonzalez request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 19 Westfield St.
# 6f CC June 11, 2019

Attachments

1b.

Christopher Minichilli request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 12 Wade St.
# 6d CC June 11, 2019

Attachments

1c.

Gina Redmond request installation of a handicap parking space on the Winneconnett Rd. side of 8 Mohican Rd.
# 6g CC June 11, 2019

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1d.

Angel Pagan Jr. on behalf of Rebecca Pagan-Williams request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 19 Jones St.
# 6h CC June 11, 2019

Attachments

1e.

Jackson Restrepo request removal of the existing handicap parking space located in front of 16 Bellevue St.
# 6b CC June 4, 2019

Attachments

1f.

Edgadiel Miranda Serrano request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 11 Upsala St.
# 6f CC June 4, 2019

Attachments

1g.

Christopher DeSantis request removal of the handicap parking space on the Hartford Rd. side of 429 Burncoat St.
# 7o CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

1h.

Eldora Alford request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 2 Queen St.
# 7p CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

1i.

Robert Sadusky request handicap parking space located in front of 45 Cohasset St. be moved to the Ingleside Ave. side of 45 Cohasset St. for better access to the side door.
# 7q CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

1j.

Xhevdet Bacova request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 181 Beacon St.
# 7r CC May 28, 2019

Attachments
2.

No Parking Petitions

2a.

Giselle Grenier et al request either installation of "No Parking Anytime" signage on one side of Trahan Ave. from 4 p.m. - 9 p.m., or, installation of resident permit parking on both sides of Trahan Ave. from Hamilton St. to the property line four houses down from Hamilton St. from 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
# 6d CC June 4, 2019

Attachments

2b.

Robyn Zwicker on behalf of Bay State Savings Bank request installation of a 15 Minute Parking space in front of 28 Franklin St.
# 8ff CC August 21, 2018


In Committee May 15, 2019 - Held

Attachments
3.

Resident Permit Parking

3a.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson on behalf of Vincent Pignataro request installation of resident permit parking on Nebraska St. from Envelope Terrace to Muskeego St.
# 8j CC May 7, 2019

Attachments
4.

Truck Ban Petitions

4a.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request vehicles having greater than two axles and/or weighing more than four tons not be permitted to enter Granby Rd.
# 8o CC June 14, 2016


In Committee December 1, 2016- Held In Committee March 15, 2017 - Held

Attachments

4b.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request tractor trailers and buses not be allowed in Granby Rd.
# 8p CC June 14, 2016


In Committee December 1, 2016 - Held In Committee March 15, 2017- Held

Attachments

4c.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request installation of signage prohibiting trucks from entering Granby Rd. and provide enforcement of the prohibition upon its installation.
# 6g CC February 14, 2017


In Committee March 15, 2017- Held

Attachments
5.

Bus Stop Petitions

5a.

Dennis Lipka, WRTA Administrator, request installation of an outbound bus stop on Neponset St. as described in the attachment.
# 7s CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

5b.

Dennis Lipka, WRTA Administrator, request installation of an inbound bus stop on West Boylston Dr. as described in the attachment.
# 7t CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

5c.

Dennis Lipka, WRTA Administrator, request installation of inbound and outbound bus stops on Park Ave. as described in the attachment.
# 7u CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

5d.

Dennis Lipka, WRTA Administrator, request installation of inbound and outbound bus stops on Cambridge St. as described in the attachment.
# 7v CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

5e.

Dennis Lipka, WRTA Administrator, request installation of an outbound bus stop on Blithewood Ave. as described in the attachment.
# 7w CC May 28, 2019

Attachments
6.

Crosswalk Petitions

6a.

Alyson Lowell request installation of a crosswalk light on Grafton St. in the vicinity of Roosevelt Elementary School (1006 Grafton St.).
# 7m CC July 17, 2018

Attachments

6b.

Councilors George J. Russell, Morris A. Bergman, Gary Rosen, Candy Mero-Carlson and Kathleen M. Toomey on behalf of Alyson Lowell request installation of flashing yellow light a the crosswalk in front of Roosevelt Elementary School
# 7aa CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

6c.

Linda Anderson et al request to install a Solar Powered Flashing Crosswalk sign at the current crosswalk located between 281 Lincoln St. and 292 Lincoln St. (Currie Management Consultants Inc.)
# 6a CC November 27, 2018

Attachments

6d.

Todd Holland request installation of crosswalks on Barber Ave. at Ericsson St. across both directions.
# 7l CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

6e.

Todd Holland request installation of crosswalks on Barber Ave. at Watson Ave. across both directions.
# 7m CC May 28, 2019

Attachments

6f.

Councilor George J. Russell on behalf of Sheilagh Crotty request installation of a crosswalk across Grafton St. in the vicinity of its intersection with Standish St.
# 7k CC June 25, 2019

Attachments

6g.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson on behalf of Eric Wolpert request installation of a flashing pedestrian signal at the crosswalk in Burncoat St. at Wawecus Rd. adjacent to Wawecus Road School.
# 7m CC November 20, 2018

Attachments
7.

Miscellaneous

7a.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson on behalf of Gary Vecchio request installation of "Yield to Pedestrian" signage for turning vehicles at 1). Lincoln Sq.; 2). the intersection of MLK Blvd. and Major Taylor Blvd.; and 3). the intersection of Summer St. and MLK Blvd.
# 7k CC October 3, 2017

Attachments

7b.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request installation of a "Do Not Block Entrance" sign at the emergency entrance for ambulances at UMass Memorial.
# 8x CC September 12, 2018

Attachments

7c.

Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request the traffic lines on Burncoat St. from Randolph Rd. to Millbrook St. be permanently repainted.
# 7j CC May 29, 2018

Attachments

7d.

Petition of Councilor Khrystian E. King on behalf Ronald Caldwell, Jr. request installation of 30 Minute Parking from 9 a.m. 6 p.m. on both the Norfolk St. and Suffolk St. sides of City View Barbershop, located at 1 Suffolk St., which would accommodate six (6) parking spaces.
# 8e CC June 18, 2019

Attachments
8.

Traffic Study Petitions

8a.

Councilor Konstantina B. Lukes on behalf of Pastor Walter Lucas request a traffic study and possible relocation, redesign or reconfiguration of the traffic patterns in the Chandler St. and Wellington St. area.
# 9f CC August 15, 2017

Attachments

8b.

Councilor Kathleen M. Toomey request a traffic study for Whitman Rd. and Sagamore Rd. to find solutions to the increased traffic and speeding in this neighborhood.
# 8v CC September 12, 2018

Attachments

8c.

Communication of the City Manager transmitting informational communication relative to a traffic analysis at Coolidge Road and Copley Road.
# 9.10A CM September 5, 2017

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