Economic Development Committee Meeting

Monday, May 14, 2018

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 5:34 P.M.

Adjourned: 6:30 P.M.

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
Susan M. Ledoux

Committee Members

Chairperson Candy Mero-Carlson
Councilor Sarai Rivera
Councilor Matthew E Wally

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson Councilor Sarai Rivera Councilor Matthew E. Wally
Also:Chief Development Officer Michael Traynor Deputy City Solicitor Jennifer Beaton Assistant Chief Development Officer Stephen Rolle Coordinator of Intergovernmental Affairs Jacob Sanders Assistant Clerk Clerk Stephen AJ Pottle, clerk

Hearing Item


Report of the Planning Board Upon the Communication of the City Manager transmitting informational communication relative to the establishment of up to 15 regulated Marijuana Establishments, which may include cultivators, laboratories, product manufacturers, retail stores (off-site consumption only), and related establishments. # 15a CC April 24, 2018


1. Charles Bergman, Hopkinton resident
2. Alex Mason, Newton resident

Recommend Accepting the Planning Board recommendation and passage of the accompanying proposed ordinance as revised.