Ad Hoc Committee on the Mill Street Business Corridor Meeting

Monday, May 21, 2007

Elks Lodge, Emblem Room, 233 Mill St.

Convened: 7:07 P.M.

Adjourned: 8:10 P.M.

Konstantina B. Lukes


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Frederick C Rushton
Councilor Michael C Perotto
Councilor Joseph M Petty

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Frederick C. Rushton
Councilor Michael C. Perotto
Ed McKeon
Eric Knapp, representing Sam Adams
Also:City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

Communications of the City Manager


Transmitting Informational Communication Relative to Mill Street/Webster Square Ad Hoc Committee.
# 12d CC January 30, 2007

In Committee February 13, 2007 - Held


Recommend Hold


Transmitting Informational Communication Relative to the Laws and/or Regulations that Prohibit Motor Boats from Patches Reservoir and Coes Pond.
# 28a CC January 30, 2007

In Committee February 13, 2007 - Held


Recommend Hold



Request City Manager to request the Commissioner of Public Works and Parks to consider removing the fencing from the Coes Knife Park and in place thereof, install wooden guardrails.


Request City Manager request the police Chief to work with officials of Plaza Properties and Worcester Mill LLC to rid the parking lot at 195 Mill Street of trespassing vehicles.


Request City Council communicate in writing with the Golub family and principals of the Price Chopper Company to request that they meet with the Council, the members of the Administration and neighborhood representatives to discuss the importance of the parcel of property at 195 Mill Street to the economic and aesthetic vitality of the Mill Street corridor and the greater Coes Pond neighborhood. Further, request that the Lt. Governor, the local State Senator and local State Representative be invited to attend the planned discussion and site visit.