CITY OF WORCESTER

Traffic and Parking Committee Meeting

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Esther Howland (South) Chamber

Convened: 5:30 P.M.

Adjourned: 7:40 P.M.


Mayor
Joseph M. Petty

 

www.worcesterma.gov

 

Clerk of the City Council
David J. Rushford

Committee Members

Chairperson Tony Economou
Councilor Frederick C Rushton
Councilor Kathleen M Toomey
 

City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts


Present Were:Chairperson City Councilor Tony Economou
City Councilor Kathleen M Toomey
City Councilor Frederick C. Rushton
City Council Philip P. Palmieri

 
Also:DPWP Director of Traffic Engineering Joseph Borbone
DPWP Traffic Engineering Staff Person James Pacenka
Worcester Police Sergeant John Fallavolita
City Clerk David J. Rushford, clerk

 
1.

Handicap Parking Hearings

1a.

Petition of Pedro Toro request handicap parking in front of 81-83 Chandler St.
# 8j CC January 10, 2012

Attachments

Recommend File

1b.

Petition of Dorothy Spence request installation of a handicap parking space in front of 16 Blaine Ave.
# 8m CC January 10, 2012

Attachments

Recommend File

2.

Resident Permit Parking Hearings

2a.

Petition of Rosa Marie Rodriguez request installation of resident permit parking in front of 9 Winslow St. and on the Larch St. side of 9 Winslow St.
# 7h CC September 13, 2011

Attachments

Recommend File

2b.

Petition of Olga Lopez request the resident permit parking on Beaver St. be extended to include #33 to 39 Beaver St.
# 7i CC November 15, 2011

Attachments

Recommend Approval as ammended to extend the Resident Sticker Parking on the south side of Beaver Street

2c.

Petition of Cherylann Kemp et al request resident permit parking in the vicinity of 85 Harding St.
# 8l CC January 10, 2012

Attachments

Recommend Hold (When heard again, please invite Spiro Stlianopoulos, Raymond Green Investments, Inc., Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02199)

3.

Make Streets One-Way Hearings

3a.

Petition of Councilor Barbara G. Haller on behalf of Boys & Girls Club of Worcester request to make Tainter St. one-way between Gardner St. and Kilby St.
# 8i CC April 24, 2007


In Committee June 13, 2011 - Amended & Held

Attachments

Recommend File

3b.

Petition of Councilor Barbara G. Haller on behalf of the John St. Neighborhood request John St., from West St. easterly to North Ashland St. be made one way towards downtown.
# 21q CC February 12, 2008

Attachments

Recommend File

3c.

Petition of Mayor Joseph O'Brien and Councilor Barbara G. Haller request John St. be made one way from West to Ashland Sts., consistent with the rest of John St.
# 11c CC September 06, 2011

Attachments

Recommend File

3d.

Petition of Councilor Barbara G. Haller on behalf of Elm Park Community School and in the interest of public safety, request North Ashland St. between Highland St. and William St. be made one-way, so that the traffic will move towards William St.
# 13f CC March 24, 2009

Attachments

Recommend File

3e.

Petition of Timothy Charest request Reeves St. become a one way street.
# 7e CC March 01, 2011

Attachments

Recommend Approval from Whipple Street to Blackstone River Road

3f.

Petition of Sean Smirnov request Derby St. be made a one-way street between South Stowell St. and Houghton St.
# 11r CC September 06, 2011

Attachments

Recommend Hold

4.

No Parking Hearings

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