HOUSING & NEIGHBORHOOD
AUGUST 19, 2002
Convened: 6:07 p.m.
Adjourned: 7:00 p.m.
†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Councillor Juan A. Gomez
Also:†††††††††† ††††††††† Assistant City Manager Paul G. LaCava
†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Director of Neighborhood Services Dennis Hennessy
†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Housing Director Scott Hayman
†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† Deputy Director WHA Michael F. Murphy
†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††† City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk
1.††††††††† Discussion Item Ė Housing Policy for the City of Worcester
2. ††††††Relative to the Police Officer in Public Housing Program offered by the
†Worcester Housing Authority.
††††††††† #29A CM† February 12, 2002
Chairmanís Order request the City Manager provide the City Council with an update as a result of the meetings held concerning the Police Officer in Public Housing Program and the number of police officers who are tenants in our public housing units.
3.†††††† Relative to the Soft Second Mortgage Program.
††††††††† #18D CM† February 12, 2002
4.††††††† Relative to tax exempt bonds for housing construction.
††††††††† #18C CM† February 26, 2002
5. †††††Report relative to the 63-20 Program that is being considered as a tool for
developing additional housing in the City of Worcester.
††††††††† #18H CM† April 2, 2002
6. †††††Relative to the Rebuilding Together Worcester (RTW) Project.
††††††††† #18E CM† April 23, 2002
Chairmanís Order request the Administration update the City Council concerning the Rebuilding Together Worcester program.
7. Relative to status reports on housing production and housing initiatives.
††††††††† #18C CM† May 14, 2002
a. Ann Sels, social worker @ Worcester Community Connections, Auburn resident
b. Cinda Cesaitis, worker @ Worcester Community Connections, 5 Earle St., Worcester
c. Barbara T. White, 38 Upland Gardens Drive, Worcester
d. Michael Galvin, 42 Standish Street, Worcester
8.†††††† Relative to the Take the "T" Home Mortgage Program.
††††††††† #7C CM†† June 11, 2002
9.†††††† Relative to HOME Project Pipeline.
††††††††† #18D CM† June 25, 2002
10.†††† Relative to Law concerning unrelated persons occupying premises.
††††††††† #16D CM† June 25, 2002
Chairmanís Order request the Administration provide the City Council with a report describing the number of complaints and the process whereby the ordinance is enforced concerning more than two unrelated persons in a dwelling unit.
11.†††† Order relative to the disposition of city-owned property located at 124-126 Dewey St.
In City Council July 16, 2002 #17B CM - Recommitted to City Manager†††††
In Committee for Informational Purposes Only
12. Communication of Jane Wallis Gumble, Director Department of Housing & Community Development transmitting communication relative to Permanent affordability of Comprehensive Permit Projects.
††††††††† #82 CC† June 25, 2002