CITY OF WORCESTER
Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment Committee Meeting
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Esther Howland (South) Chamber
Joseph M. Petty
Clerk of the City Council
|Chairperson Etel Haxhiaj |
|Vice Chairperson Kathleen M Toomey |
|Councilor George J Russell |
City Hall - 455 Main Street Worcester, Massachusetts
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.
Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment Committee Zoom Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/94166600916
Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment Committee Zoom Phone Number: (929) 205 6099
Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment Committee Zoom Access Code: 941 6660 0916
Approval of the Minutes
Order - That the City Council Standing Committee of Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment hereby approves the minutes of the Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment Committee meeting of September 18, 2023.
Order of Councilor Etel Haxhiaj - Request Standing Committee on Urban Technologies, Innovation and Environment hold a public hearing relative to receiving feedback as to ways the city’s social media policy can be updated and/or more properly enforced.
# 19m CC September 12, 2023
In Committee September 18, 2023 - Held
Petition of Maureen Schwab request the creation of "Hot Spot Priority Mapping" designated for Heat Islands. Further, request Zoning Ordinance include a requirement for newly constructed buildings within established Heat Island Zip Codes to comply with Heat Island Cooling Strategies as recommended on https://www.epa.gov/heatislands and as outlined in the Green Worcester Sustainability and Resilience Strategic Plan for net zero and climate resilient buildings.
# 9r CC August 22, 2023
Communications of the City Manager
Transmitting informational communication relative to an update on the Electricity Municipal Electricity Aggregation Program.
# 10.33A CM August 22, 2023
Transmitting informational communication relative to updated pricing of the Green Worcester Electricity's Municipal Aggregation Program.
# 9.35A CM October 25, 2022