11/9/16 Public Presentation on Michael Ades Development in Assembly Square Reply

Michael Ades is giving a project presentation on their proposed development at 5 Middlesex Avenue in Assembly Square. This development is on the site of the existing office building and includes in phase 1 a five-story hotel and residential building with ground floor retail. At issue is what community benefit this development can provide in exchange for the vehicle trips and other impacts of the project. Please come, listen, and make your voice heard. The time for influencing this development is now. 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…

5/9/16: MBTA Vote on GLX Funding Reply

5/9/16: MBTA Vote on GLX Funding

Mon. May 9 1:00 – 4:00 PM <= Check title link for final schedule!

State Transportation Building
Conf. Rms. 1, 2, 3
10 Park Plaza
Boston MA (map)

The Fiscal and Management Control Board of the MBTA is meeting to discuss, among other topics, the fate of the Green Line Extension. For the first 90 minutes of itsĀ meeting, it will listen to public comments on the Green Line Extension and Community Path.

The Fiscal and Management Control Board plans to vote on Monday. This is your last chance to speak directly to the people who will decide the fate of these vital projects before the Board votes on how to proceed.

For more information, see Monday is the most important Green Line meeting in 10 years.

3/16/16 Union Square Neighborhood Plan Open House Reply

3/16/16 Union Square Neighborhood Plan Open House

Wed. Mar. 16 4:30 – 8:00 PM

Somerville Public Safety Building
Community Room
220 Washington St.
Somerville MA (map)

The Somerville Office of Housing and Community Development is sponsoring an Open House at the Union Square station community room. There will be poster displays and planners present to answer your questions. Come and find out where things are going!