Public Works Committee Meeting

Monday, June 4, 2007

Council Chamber

Convened: 6:04 P.M.

Adjourned: 6:22 P.M.

Konstantina B. Lukes


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Paul P Clancy Jr
Councilor Philip P Palmieri
Councilor Joffrey A Smith

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Paul P. Clancy, Jr.
Councilor Joffrey A. Smith
Councilor Philip P. Palmieri
Also:DPWP Commissioner Robert L. Moylan, Jr.
DPWP Staffperson Paul Moosey
DPWP Staffperson Matthew Labovites
DPWP Staffperson Joyce Lee
Director of Development Timothy McGourthy
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

Hearing - Street To Make Public


Report of the Planning Board Upon the Communication of the City Manager transmitting informational communication relative to the Gateway Park Public Street Decree.
#9a CC May 8, 2007


Recommend Approval


Hearings - Street Name Change


Petition of Councilor Paul P. Clancy, Jr. and Mayor Timothy P. Murray request that Central St. to Main St. be renamed MLK, Jr. Boulevard, and, that Front St. from Main St. to Washington Sq. be renamed JFK Boulevard.
# 8i CC November 28, 2006


Recommend Approval effective July 1, 2008


Petition of Mayor Konstantina B. Lukes, Councilor Paul P. Clancy, Jr., Councilor Barbara G. Haller, Councilor Frederick C. Rushton, Councilor Michael C. Perotto, Councilor Dennis L. Irish, Councilor Kathleen M. Toomey, Councilor Joseph M. Petty, Councilor Joffrey A. Smith, Councilor Philip P. Palmieri and Councilor Gary Rosen request to designate the proposed Gardner St. Extension in the South Worcester Industrial Park as Janice Nadeau Way.
# 7d Tuesday, February 27, 2007


Recommend Approval


Hearing - Changes to Streets


Report of the Planning Board Upon the Petition of the Worcester Housing Authority request the City of Worcester approve certain changes to the streets within the Worcester Housing Authority property known as the Curtis Apartments located at Tacoma St. and Great Brook Valley Avenue in Worcester.
# 9a CC April 3, 2007


Recommend Approval


Sidewalk Repair Petition


Dr. George Maloney request to repair/replace sidewalk from 334 to 338 Highland St.
# 9b CC January 23, 2007


Recommend Approval and add to the list


Prior Agreement Petition


Attorney Joe Boynton on behalf of Cardinal's Ridge Realty, LLC request that the City extend the sanitary sewer main from the existing line in Kendig St. 400' more or less in a southerly direction in Attleboro St., subject to a prior agreement and at the expense of the petitioner.
# 6d CC May 1, 2007

In Committee May 29, 2007 - Held


Recommend Approval


Communication of the City Manager


Transmitting Informational Communication Relative to the Streets Scheduled for 2008 Resurfacing.
# 12a CM April 24, 2007

In Committee May 29, 2007 - Held


Recommend Approval of the accompanying Order that the City Manager be and he is hereby authorized and requested to cause the following streets to be resurfaced:

Angelo Street from Lepanto St. to Hurtle Ave.
Brierway Drive (Massasoit Rd. to Blithewood Ave. - Entire)
Copperfield Road from #133 to Beaconsfield Rd.
Cottage Street (West St. to Fruit St. - Entire)
Cristy Street (Grand St. SW'ly -Entire)
Crompton Street (Sothbridge St. to Woodward St. - Entire)
Dix Street from Lancaster St. to North Ashland St.
Dryden Street (Edgeworth St. to Hemans St. - Entire)
Dubiel Drive (Barry Rd. to Donna Rd.- Entire)
Everton Street from Crowningshield Rd. to Greenfield St.
Fiske Street (Chandler St. to Hawden Rd.)
Hancock Street (Main St. to Hollis St. - Entire)
Hickory Drive from Forest Hill Dr. NW'ly
Hollis Street (Tainter St. to Gates St. - Entire)
Jennings Street from Lepanto St. to Hurtle Ave.
Knowles Road (June St. to the end - Entire)
Lepanto Street from Glezen Street to Jennings Street
Locust Avenue from Lake View St. S'ly
Loxwood Street from Granite St. to Bolton St.
Madeline Street (Clover St. to Cowden St. - Entire)
Merlin Court (Wrentham Rd. E. - Entire)
Mount Holyoke Street (Colby Ave. to Trinity Ave. - Entire)
Prentice Street (Shrewsbury St. to Belmont St. - Entire)
Rollingwood Drive (Jamesbury Dr. W'ly)
Shaffner Street (Lincoln St. to Green Hill Park - Entire)
Sheridan Street (Cambridge St. to Sherman St. - Entire)
Squantum Street from Bay State Rd. to Longmeadow Ave,
Valley Hill Drive from #38 to Newton Ave. North
Valley Hill Lane (Valley Hill Dr. to Pine Tree Dr. - Entire)
Wells Street (Plantation St. E'ly - Entire)