Veterans' and Military Affairs Committee Meeting

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 5:38 P.M.

Adjourned: 5:54PM

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux

Committee Members

Chairperson Morris A Bergman
Vice Chairperson Konstantina B Lukes
Councilor Sean M Rose

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Morris A Bergman Councilor Sean M Rose
Also:Director of Veterans’ Services Edward O’Connor Assistant City Clerk Stephen A.J. Pottle, clerk

Discussion Items


Petition of Councilor Morris A. Bergman request the replacement/restoration of the "Trumbull Square" monument/marker. # 8f CC September 5, 2017

In Committee October 16, 2018 - Held In Committee March 25, 2019 - Held


Recommend Hold


Petition of Patricia Smith Murphy request to include the name of Pvt. Harold T. Smith, U.S. Army, 175th Inf. 29th Div. on the World War II Memorial entitled "South Worcester Honors Those Who Served" which is located on College St., near Holy Cross College. (Amended to include her father, Arthur J. Smith, retired Air Force Captain) # 8nn CC August 21, 2018

In Committee October 16, 2018 - Held as amended In Committee March 25, 2019 - Hearing Recessed to a future date


Recommend Hold


Petition of Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson request restoration and relocation of the Sullivan Memorial located in Melrose St. to a location approximately 50 feet north of its current location. # 7x CC February 26, 2019

In Committee March 25, 2019 - Hearing Recessed to a future date.


Recommend Hold