Public Health and Human Services Committee Meeting

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 5:34 P.M.

Adjourned: 6:12 P.M.

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Sarai Rivera
Councilor Michael T Gaffney
Councilor Philip P Palmieri

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Sarai Rivera Councilor Michael T Gaffney
Also:Chief Development Officer Michael Traynor Director of Neighborhood Development Gregory Baker Director of Housing Development Miguel Rivera Assistant City Clerk Susan M. Ledoux, clerk

Communication of the City Manager


Transmitting informational communication relative to the City of Worcester Fiscal Year 2016/Program Year 41 Funding Recommendations for U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Entitlement Programs Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA). # 8.4B CM April 28, 2015


1. Susan Uncapher, YWCA
2. Ron Charrette, South Worcester Neighborhood Center
3. Alex Corrales, Worcester Housing Authority
4. Gordon Hargrove, Friendly House
5. Frances Anthes, Family Health Center of Worcester
6. Kasko Yawo, African Community Education Program
7. Ed Moynihan, Community Development Advisory Committee

Recommend adoption of the accompanying (4) resolutions on roll call vote of 2 Yeas and 0 Nays

Councilor Rivera announced she would request City Council to suspend their rules to allow the committee's report and recommendation be placed on the May 12, 2015 City Council agenda.