Municipal Operations Committee Meeting

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Central Branch YMCA 766 Main St., Board Room

Convened: 6:12 P.M.

Adjourned: 7:51 PM

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Philip P Palmieri
Councilor Tony Economou
Councilor George J Russell

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Philip P Palmieri Councilor Tony Economou Councilor George J Russell Mayor Joseph M. Petty Councilor Sarai Rivera Councilor Michael T. Gaffney Councilor Gary Rosen
Also:City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk



This meeting is an opportunity for the general public to provide input into the process of selecting a City Manager. The Committee shall conduct a total of five listening sessions; one in each of the five City Council districts. This meeting is scheduled to be convenient for residents in District 4. Each speaker is asked to limit their comments to three (3) minutes so that all individuals wishing to speak are provided that opportunity.


1. Lily Tran, Worcester resident
2. Peggy Middaugh, Worcester resident
3. Casey Starr, Worcester resident
4. Cherylann Strom, Worcester resident
5. Athena Haddon, Worcester resident
6. Brenda Jenkins, Worcester resident
7. Steve Teasdale, Worcester resident
8. Jack Foley, Worcester resident
9. State Representative Mary Keefe, Worcester resident