CITY OF WORCESTER
Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Levi Lincoln (North) Chamber
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
|Chairperson Donna M Colorio |
|Vice Chairperson Sean M Rose |
|Councilor Morris A Bergman |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
Approval of the Minutes
Order - That the City Council Standing Committee of Traffic and Parking hereby approves the minutes of the Traffic and Parking Committee meeting of August 12, 2020.
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Handicap Parking Petitions
Marta Sanchez request installation of a handicap parking space in the vicinity of 42 Esther St.
# 7v CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020
John Coleman request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 11 Reeves St.
# 8l CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Councilor Donna M. Colorio on behalf of Ted Kostas request installation of a stop sign at the end of Pelham St. at its intersection with Russell St.
# 8k CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Councilor Donna M. Colorio and Councilor Matthew E. Wally on behalf of Judy Griffin request installation of a stop sign on Papineau St. at its intersection with Heard St.
# 8i CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Mayor Joseph M. Petty request installation of a “Thickly Settled” sign in Barry Rd. between Salisbury St. and Dick Dr.
# 8h CC Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Linda Sweet et al. request installation of a 20 mph speed limit sign on Blithewood Ave.
# 7b CC Tuesday, May 19, 2020
In Committee August 12, 2020 - Held
Councilor Gary Rosen and Councilor Sean M. Rose on behalf of the homeowner request the bus stop at 20 Mountain St. East be moved further down the street in either direction.
# 7k CC Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Crosswalk and Lighted Crosswalk System Petitions
Teresa Moran, Membership and Communications Director of EAW, request installation of a flashing pedestrian crosswalk signal in the vicinity of 397 Grove St.
# 8c CC Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Councilor Sarai Rivera on behalf of Eric Cruze request installation of an additional crosswalk across Pleasant St. at Crown St.
# 8c CC Tuesday, May 26, 2020
Councilor Gary Rosen on behalf of Brenda Davin request the traffic engineers recommend ways to increase safety measures when pedestrians use the crosswalk at Park Ave. and Charlotte St.
# 7f CC Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Traffic Control Signal Petitions
Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson and Councilor Morris A. Bergman request the location of the “No Left Turn” signal at the intersection of Plantation St. and Belmont St. be assessed to determine a more appropriate location for the signal.
# 8m CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Virginia Johnson request installation of "No Parking" signs on both sides of Forest Street.
# 9d CC Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Parking and Parking Meter Petitions
Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson on behalf of Ron Hayes request installation of a passenger loading zone in front of Open Sky Group Home, located at 5 Sturgis St. (Amended on June 17, 2020 from installing resident permit parking at the location).
# 10h CC Tuesday, January 7, 2020
In Committee June 17, 2020 - Held