CITY OF WORCESTER
Veterans' and Military Affairs Committee Meeting
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Convened: 5:30 P.M.
Adjourned: 5:57 P.M.
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux
|Chairperson Morris A Bergman |
|Councilor Michael T Gaffney |
|Councilor Konstantina B Lukes |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
|Present Were:||Chairperson Councilor Morris A. Bergman
Councilor Michael T. Gaffney
Councilor Konstantina B. Lukes @ 5:36 P.M.
|Also:||Commissioner of Health and Human Services Matilde Castiel, M.D.
Assistant City Clerk Stephen A.J. Pottle, clerk|
Order of Councilor Morris A. Bergman request the Mayor arrange/coordinate with the City Clerk to mail a letter of sympathy and acknowledgement of appreciation for military service to the next of kin of local deceased veterans.
# 9n CC February 02, 2016
In Committee March 15, 2016 - Held
In Committee June 22, 2016 - Held
Regarding upcoming events pertaining to Veterans' Day (Friday, November 11, 2016).
The Standing Committee on Veterans’ and Military Affairs held a discussion regarding upcoming events pertaining to Veterans’ Day, and ways to increase the turnout of such events.
Chairperson Councilor Morris A. Bergman stated that at the next meeting of the Standing Committee he would like the discussion to be continued.
Request City Manager provide City Council with a report concerning the invitation process for Veterans Day events and how the City could increase the turnout at such events.