New Member Sought for Somerville Housing Authority Board of Commissioners

Thursday, July 23, 2015

NEW MEMBER SOUGHT FOR SOMERVILLE HOUSING AUTHORITY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Commissioners oversee SHA and subsidizing public housing in city

 

SOMERVILLE –The Somerville Housing Authority’s (SHA) Board of Commissioners has a vacancy, and residents are invited to apply to serve.

#SomerBliss Local Business Promotion Has a Winner

Sunday, July 19, 2015

#SOMERBLISS LOCAL BUSINESS PROMOTION HAS A WINNER

Magoun Square's Daddy Jones takes home the most mentions on social media in June


SOMERVILLE - The first-ever #SomerBliss local shopping promotion has a winner: Daddy Jones in Magoun Square.

Kick Off Summertime in Somerville at Family Fun Day, Fireworks

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

SOMERVILLE – Summer officially kicks off this weekend with the annual Family Fun Day in Somerville on Saturday, June 27, from noon to 4 p.m. at Trum Field. Summertime in Somerville from June to September will include annual favorite events and series as well as some new programs for residents of all ages. Following Family Fun Day, the City will host its annual Fourth of July Fireworks Celebration at Trum Field on Thursday, July 2.

City's Somerstreets Program Returns for Summer 2015

Wednesday, June 03, 2015

CITY’S SOMERSTREETS PROGRAM RETURNS FOR SUMMER 2015

Kicking off with “Carnaval” along East Broadway, SomerStreets promotes active living, reconnecting with city neighborhoods

 

SOMERVILLE – SomerStreet: Carnaval returns for a 6th year of shaking up East Somerville! SomerStreets will kick off the 2015 season this Sunday, June 7, from noon to 4 p.m. (rain or shine).

City Seeks Full Conversion of Public Lights to LED

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

CITY SEEKS FULL CONVERSION OF PUBLIC LIGHTS TO LED

Energy-efficient LED lightbulbs in street, decorative and city building external lights would save estimated $450,000 annually, reduce CO2 emissions by 600 metric tons per year


Memorial Day Parade & Ceremonies Set for May 24th

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

MEMORIAL DAY PARADE & CEREMONIES SET FOR MAY 24 

Parade steps off from City Hall Concourse at 1 p.m. Morning ceremonies planned. New family-friendly events added along the route.

 

SOMERVILLE – Somerville’s annual Memorial Day Parade, the largest in the Boston metro region, and corresponding ceremonies are set for Sunday, May 24, with more family-friendly events than ever before along the parade route

Eight Powder House School Bids Under Review

Sunday, May 17, 2015

EIGHT POWDER HOUSE SCHOOL BIDS UNDER REVIEW

Technical Advisory Committee to determine which developers will be interviewed by mid-June

 

SOMERVILLE – Eight bids for redevelopment of the Powder House Community School site are under review to determine which proposals meet objectives developed by the community and thus which developers will be interviewed by mid-June.

Reported Rodent Sightings Down in Somerville

Sunday, May 17, 2015

REPORTED RODENT SIGHTINGS DOWN IN SOMERVILLE
Data suggests “war on rats” including comprehensive dumpster enforcement and uniform rodent-resistant trash bins have reduced the number of rats in Somerville

Spring 2015 ResiStat Meeting Schedule Anounced

Thursday, April 23, 2015

SPRING 2015 RESISTAT MEETING SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

SOMERVILLE – Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone invites residents to the Spring 2015 ResiStat Community Meetings, a twice-yearly effort to share the latest City news and neighborhood updates directly with residents and gather their feedback.  


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