Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting

Monday, December 20, 2010

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 5:38 P.M.

Adjourned: 7:06 PM

Joseph C. O'Brien


Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Joffrey A Smith
Councilor Konstantina B Lukes
Councilor Frederick C Rushton

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts

Present Were:Co-Chairperson Councilor Konstantina B. Lukes
Co-Chairperson Frederick C. Rushton
Councilor William J. Eddy
Also:DPWP Commissioner Robert L. Moylan, Jr.
DPWP Staff Person Paul Moosey
DPWP Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone
DPWP Traffic Engineering Staff Person Ali Khorasani
DPWP Traffic Engineering Staff Person James Pacenka
WPD Sergeant John Fallavolita
Director of Business Assistance Paul Morano
Business Retention Manager Philip J. Niddrie
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

Communication of the City Manager


Transmitting communication relative to the James Street Bridge Replacement Project.
# 12d CC December 07, 2010


Recommend Hold

1. Randall Ormo, Worcester resident
2. Eddie Stein, Leicester resident
3. Jo Hart, Worcester resident
4. Tim Bombard, Sturbridge resident
5. Brenda Gasko, no residence given
6. James Padeni, no residence given
7. Jake Russell, Cape Cod resident
8. Diane bombard, Holden resident
9. Jim Grimley, Worcester resident
10. Diana Grimley, Worcester resident

Chairman's Orders

Request City Manager request the Commissioner of Public Works and Parks to review the placement of jersey barriers on the James St. railroad bridge and make adjustments to them in the interest of motorists safety.

Request City Manager consider having a study performed to determine the feasibility of placing a bailey bridge adjacent to the James St. railroad bridge during reconstruction of the bridge.

Request City Manager request the Fire Chief provide City Council with details how their department will respond to calls for service in the event the James St. railroad bridge is closed for reconstruction.


No Parking Petition


Councilor Philip P. Palmieri request to remove the “No Parking” sign in front of 70 West Boylston St.
# 10r CC November 16, 2010


Recommend Approval