CITY OF WORCESTER

Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Levi Lincoln (North) Chamber

6:00 P.M.

Adjourned:


Mayor
Joseph M. Petty

 

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Clerk of the City Council
Nikolin Vangjeli

Committee Members

Chairperson Donna M Colorio
Vice Chairperson Sean M Rose
Councilor Morris A Bergman
 

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts


Present Were:
 
Also:
 
1.

Approval of the Minutes

1a.

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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2.

Public Participation

2a.

In order to ensure the continuation of active public engagement, the City of Worcester will now use a phone conference line for members of the public to participate in all public meetings. To participate during the public participation phase of City Council, you may call the direct line indicated: Levi Lincoln Chamber - 415-655-0001 (Access Code: 173 713 4199) or enter the below URL into your web browser. If you would like to raise your hand when in the meeting as a call-in user during public participation you may dial *3.

https://cowevents.webex.com/cowevents/onstage/g.php?MTID=e12fdc1a082c71c2b0724302d1d6df098

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3.

Handicap Parking Petitions

3a.

Marta Sanchez request installation of a handicap parking space in the vicinity of 42 Esther St.
# 7v CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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3b.

John Coleman request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 11 Reeves St.
# 8l CC Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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4.

Stop Sign Petitions

4a.

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

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4b.

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

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5.

Traffic Sign Petitions

5a.

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

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5b.

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

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6.

Bus Stop Petitions

6a.

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

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7.

Crosswalk and Lighted Crosswalk System Petitions

7a.

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

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7b.

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

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7c.

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

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8.

Traffic Control Signal Petitions

8a.

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

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9.

No Parking Petitions

9a.

Virginia Johnson request installation of "No Parking" signs on both sides of Forest Street.
# 9d CC Tuesday, June 30, 2020

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10.

Parking and Parking Meter Petitions

10a.

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

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