Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting

Monday, May 21, 2007

Elks Lodge, Emblem Room, 233 Mill St.

Convened: 5:40 P.M.

Adjourned: 6:57 P.M.

Konstantina B. Lukes


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Joffrey A Smith
Councilor Dennis L Irish
Councilor Kathleen M Toomey

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Chairperson Councilor Joffrey A. Smith
Councilor Dennis L. Irish
Councilor Gary Rosen
Councilor Michael C. Perotto @ 5:45 p.m.
Councilor Frederick C. Rushton @ 5:50 p.m.
Also:DPWP Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone
DPWP Staffperson Ali Khorasani
DPWP Staffperson James Pacenka
Worcester Police Sargeant John Fallavolita
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

Communication of the City Manager


Transmitting Informational Communication Relative to the Tatnuck Square Traffic Study.
# 12b Tuesday, April 03, 2007

In Committee May 9, 2007 - Recommend Hold


Recommend Hold



Request City Manager request the Commissioner of Public Works and Parks to install “Do Not Block Intersection” signs in all approaches to the intersection of Chandler and Mill Streets.


Request City Manager request the City Solicitor to report to the City Council regarding it's ability to regulate on-street traffic concerns caused as the result of motorists queuing at drive through food service windows.


Request City Manager request the License Commission to work with the owner/operator of the Dunkin Donuts at 648 Chandler Street to alter their curb cuts, driveways and/or drive-up food service windows so as to alleviate the on-street congestion in Chandler Street and, in turn, improve public safety.