Economic Development Committee Meeting

Friday, August 9, 2013

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 11:02 A.M.

Adjourned: 12:24 PM

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Frederick C Rushton
Councilor Joseph C O'Brien
Councilor George J Russell

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Frederick C Rushton Councilor Joseph C O'Brien Councilor George J Russell
Also:Director of Development Timothy McGourthy Economic Development Staff Person Paul Morano Assistant City Clerk Susan M. Ledoux, clerk

Communication of the City Manager


Recommending adoption of the Attached Resolutions Relative to the Certified Project Application and Site Specific Economic Opportunity Area Designation for 102 Randolph Road. # 10.4C CM June 18, 2013


1. Gennie Kingsbury, Worcester resident
2. Jo Hart, Worcester resident
3. Carol Lewis, Whitinsville, MA
4. Debra Packard, Worcester, MA
5. Clarence Plant, Worcester resident
6. Jack Donahue, Worcester resident
7. Marty Yenawine, Hopkinton resident
8. Jeffrey Fisher, Leicester resident
9. Jean Talameo, residency not known
10. Ellen Fisher, Leicester resident
11. David Coleman, residency not known
12 Mary Andalorio, residency not known
13. Eric Dumphy, Holden resident

Recommend Approval on a roll call vote of 3 Yeas & 0 Nays, as amended to extend the TIF for an additional 8 years for the purpose of keeping it on the tax rolls.

Chairman's Orders

Request City Manager, the developers of 102 Randolph Rd. and Preservation Worcester sit down to discuss the feasibility of preserving any portion of the existing building at 102 Randolph Rd.