YOUTH, PARKS AND RECREATION COMMITTEE
SEPTEMBER 18, 2001
Convened: 6: 07 p.m.
Adjourned: 6:25 p.m.
Present were: Chairman Councillor Stephen G. Abraham
Councillor Stephen T. Patton
Councillor Paul P. Clancy, Jr.,
Also: WPS Staffperson Dorothy Hargrove
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk
1. Chairman’s Order that the Committees on Public Works, Traffic and
Parking, Education, Youth, Parks and Recreation, Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization and Public Safety bring back to City Council, in increments of $100,000.00, not to exceed $250,000.00, recommendations for capital projects.
June 19, 2001
2. Order of Mayor Raymond V. Mariano that the Committees on Public Works, Traffic and Parking, Education, Youth, Parks and Recreation, Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization and Public Safety be and are hereby requested to submit to City Council by October 1st their recommendations for capital projects in increments of $100,000.00, not to exceed $250,000.00 as voted by the City Council at the June 19, 2001 City Council meeting.
The Chairman and Committee heard testimony and asked that the following suggestions be kept as part of the committee’s record:
1. pilot school programs in conjunction with MCAS.
2. Computer equipment purchases, and
3. A mini--grant program
Frank Kartheiser, 2 Cornell Street, Worcester appeared and spoke about use of additional monies.