Municipal Operations Committee Meeting

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Levi Lincoln (North) Chamber

Convened: 1:59 P.M.

Recessed to Executive Session in Room 310B @ 2:01 p.m. for the purpose of interviewing finalists for the position of City Auditor. The Committee reconvened in Open Session @ 4:12 p.m. Adjourned: 4:17 PM

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Michael J Germain
Councilor William J Eddy
Councilor Konstantina B Lukes

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Michael J Germain Councilor William J Eddy Councilor Konstantina B Lukes
Also:Acting Assistant City Manager Kathleen G. Johnson City Auditor James A. DelSignore City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk



Order Mayor Joseph Petty - Request Standing Committee on Municipal Operations commence the process for filling the anticipated vacancy in the position of City Auditor. # 12b CC February 28, 2012

In Committee April 25, 2012 - Held In Committee July 26, 2012 - Held In Committee September 16, 2012 - Held In Committee October 16, 2012 Held


Recommending the City Council consider the following candidates for election as City Auditor pursuant to the provisions of the Home Rule Charter, Article Two, Section 2-8 (b): Russell J. Bethoney, 715 Winter Street, Walpole, Massachusetts and Sean McGourty, 47 Lamplighter Drive, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. (both resumes attached)

Chairman's Orders

Request City Manager request the City Solicitor report to the City Council concerning the topic of residence and the position of City Auditor as an elected employee of the City Council and in relation to those positions appointed by the City Manager.