Commerce and Development

Monday, April 2, 2001

Local 170 Business Hall

805 Millbury Street

Convened: 6:00 p.m.

Adjourned: 8:25 p.m.


Present were:††††† Chairman Councillor Stephen T. Patton

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Dennis L. Irish

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Paul P. Clancy, Jr.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Councillor Timothy P. Murray


Also:†††††††††††††††††††† City Manager Thomas R. Hoover

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Chief Development Officer Philip J. Niddrie

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Commissioner DPW, Robert L. Moylan

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Assistant City Manager for Neigh. Serv. Paul LaCava

DPW Staffperson Paul Carey

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† City Solicitor David M. Moore

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Deputy City Solicitor Michael Traynor

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† State Representative John Fresolo

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk


Also:†††††††††††††††††††† Moshin M. Amiji, CEO, Liberty Properties,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† One Liberty Square, Boston, MA 02109

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Thomas R. Nowicki, Senior VP, Liberty Properties,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† One Liberty Square, Boston, MA 02109

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Dimitrios Moschos, Atty., for Rand Whitney,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mirick, OíConnell, DeMallie,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 100 Front Street, Worcester, MA 01608

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† P. Scott Conti, VP-Engineering, P&W RR,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Marie A. Angelini, Asst Gen Counsel, P&W RR,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 75 Hammond Street, Worcester, MA 01610

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Steve Cotrone, President, Intransit Container Corp.,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 53 Wiser Avenue, Worcester, MA 01607

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Richard C. Sousa, CEO, Intransit Container Corp.,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 53 Wiser Avenue, Worcester, MA 01607

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Norman Tasgal, Treasuer, Intransit Container Corp.,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 53 Wiser Avenue, Worcester, MA 01607

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Samuel Desimone, Atty for Liberty Properties,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Mountain Dearborn & Whiting,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 370 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Orville Harold, President, P&W RR,

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 75 Hammond Street, Worcester, MA 01610

†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Paul Matthews, Chamber of Commerce


1.     Communication of the City Manager transmitting communication relative to the completion of an economic development plan for the re-use of the Greenwood Street landfill.

#8A CM February 6, 2001




1.†††††† Rose Erikson, 1 Beckman Street, Worcester

2.                 Arthur Tremblay, Halmstad Street, Worcester

3.                 Debbie Cary, Princeton resident, from MassAudubon Society

4.                 Jack Donahue, 16 Victoria Avenue, Worcester

5.                 Charlotte Tremblay, Halmstad Street, Worcester

6.                 Elsa Hawkins, 17 Adelle Circuit, Worcester

7.                 Don Favreau, Adelle Circuit, Worcester

8.                 Jane Petrella, 245 Greenwood Street, Worcester

9.                 Norman Groleau, 44 St. Anthony Street, Worcester

10.            Jane Boltruczyk, 6 Steele Street, Worcester

11.            Ken and Helen Winter, 8 Broughton Road, Worcester

12.            Bill Miley, 846 Millbury Street, Worcester

13.            Atty Dimitrios Moschos, 100 Front Street, Worcester

14.            Roy Charbonneau, 306 Greenwood Street, Worcester

15.            George Comptois, 11 Ekman Street, Worcester


Chairmanís Order request the Administration generate and forward to the City Council a list of all households in Quinsigamond Village that will be given notice when development of parcels A, B, C and D off of the proposed Nippnapp Trail are available for public review.


Chairmanís Order request that in the contract for conveyance of landfill property, that the Administration distribute the proceeds of the sale of this city-owned land for development off of the proposed Nippnapp Trail between the Quinsigamond Heritage Park Revitalization Plan and the Greenwood Street Streetscape Improvement Program and also include a requirement that Liberty Properties and P&W RR partner with the Vernon Hill/Green Island CDC.