1/18/18: Somerville Planning Board Hearing on Assembly’s Edge (POSTPONED) Reply

The Somerville Planning Board is holding a hearing on the Assembly’s Edge project at 845 McGrath Highway & 74 Middlesex Avenue. This project includes a 235-foot residential tower next to I-93 and its pollution. More…

12/12/16 Union Square Community Advisory Committee Meeting Reply

Mon. Dec. 12 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Argenziano School
290 Washington Street
Somerville MA

This is a public meeting of the Union Square Civic Advisory Committee (CAC) to discuss the planning process in Union Square. The meetings are sponsored by the Somerville Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development.

The CAC will discuss the current status of the Green Line Extension, the LOCUS process, and the zoning update. Come and participate in the discussion! More…

David Dahlbacka Testimony on Ades Development Proposal (MEPA #15955) Reply

This letter is with regard to the MEPA filing for all four phases of project EEA #15595, “The Office and Research Center + The Residences at Assembly”. I wish to indicate general support for the project as a whole. The mixed-use office/R&D developments in phases 2 and 3 meet Somerville’s goals for jobs and commercial tax base, while phases 1 and 4 include a useful mix of other uses that could help to activate the area.

The following comments are intended to make the proposal more desirable to all stakeholders. More…

10/18/16 Joint Public Hearing on Union Square Commercial Zoning Reply

The Somerville Planning Board and the Somerville Land Use Committee are holding a joint hearing for proposed commercial zoning in Union Square. There are issues with public input to the process and with “open space” requirements. More…

11/18/15 Union Square Benefits Working Session with LOCUS Reply

The Union Square and Boynton Yards development will advance the interests of both the developers and the city. Let’s see to it that the development advances the interests of the citizens who live in the neighborhood. Come and participate in the discussion! More…