NOVEMBER 16, 2006


Convened: 5:10 p.m.

Recessed on a roll call of 3-0 to meet in the City Manager’s Office

for the purpose of negotiating an employment contract

with the City Manager @ 5:29 p.m.

Reconvened to Open Session for the sole purpose of

Adjourning @ 6:17 p.m.


Present were:      Chairperson Councilor Philip P. Palmieri

                             Councilor Paul P. Clancy, Jr.

                             Councilor Frederick C. Rushton


Also:                     City Manager Michael V. O’Brien

                             City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk


1.       Order of Timothy P. Murray – That issues of salary and contract for the City Manager be referred to the Municipal Operations Committee for consideration.

#5c CC June 27, 2006

Recommend Hold


2.       David J. Rushford, City Clerk, transmitting communication relative to the City Council's Standing Committee on Municipal Operations request for the salary information for chief executives in other municipalities and a listing of the highest paid City of Worcester employees.

#13b CC November 14, 2006

Recommend Hold