Public Works Committee Meeting

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 6:00 P.M.

Adjourned: 6:07 P.M.

Joseph M. Petty


Clerk of the City Council
Nikolin Vangjeli

Committee Members

Chairperson George J Russell
Vice Chairperson Candy Mero-Carlson
Councilor Jenny Pacillo

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor George J. Russell Councilor Candy Mero-Carlson Councilor Jenny Pacillo
Also:Assistant Commissioner of Public Works and Parks Richard Saltrick City Clerk Niko Vangjeli, clerk

Virtual Attendee Call-In Information


Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021 and in order to ensure active, public engagement, the City of Worcester currently allows for both in-person and remote participation at all City Council and Standing Committee meetings. To partake in the meeting, you may attend the meeting in-person within the meeting location, follow the below link to join via Zoom or dial the direct line as indicated.

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Approval of the Minutes


Order - That the City Council Standing Committee on Public Works hereby approves the minutes of the Public Works Committee meeting on January 23, 2024.

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Chairperson Councilor Russell read the item and moved to adopt the item. Order adopted


Miscellaneous Item


Petition of Fernando Cardoso request extension of sewer connection from Southwest Cutoff to 25 Eskow Rd. # 8h CC January 16, 2024


Chairperson Councilor Russell read the item and recognized the following speaker:
1. Barry Yaceshyn, No residence given, spoke in favor of the item

Chairperson Councilor Russell recognized the Assistant Commissioner of Public Works and Parks, who provided the recommendation to approve at the cost of the petitioner, pending completion of the DPWP Engineering utility permitting process, including execution of as utility extension agreement.

Chairperson Councilor Russell then discussed the plans concerning the construction and usage of sewer connection for 25 Eskow Road with the Commissioner of Public Works and Parks and speaker #1.

Chairperson Councilor Russell moved to accept the recommendation.

Recommend Approval