SUSTAINABLE NEIGHBORHOODS WORKING GROUP SELECTED

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

SUSTAINABLE NEIGHBORHOODS WORKING GROUP SELECTED
Committee of residents, experts, advocates and industry professionals to develop bold and innovative recommendations that address housing affordability

 

PUBLIC ZONING HEARING RESCHEDULED TO 3/5 DUE TO SNOW EMERGENCY

Monday, February 09, 2015

Public Hearing rescheduled due to the winter weather emergency.

For anyone planning
to attend tonights joint public hearing on the new Somerville Zoning
Ordinance, the hearing has been rescheduled for March 5, 2015 at 6:00pm
in the Aldermanic Chambers at City Hall.

SCAP TO PRESENT STUDENT HEALTH SURVEY RESULTS ON 1/22

Monday, January 19, 2015

SCAP TO PRESENT STUDENT HEALTH SURVEY RESULTS AT PUBLIC MEETING JAN. 22

Surveys had been distributed to Somerville High School students in February 2014; Results will be presented in ‘game show' format.

CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON CITY BRIDGES IN PREPARATION FOR GLX

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON SOMERVILLE BRIDGES IN PREPARATION FOR GLX

Bridges at School St., Medford St., Ball Sq. to undergo construction to make way for new Green Line stops. Intermittent lane, sidewalk closures may apply.

OVERHAULED ZONING ORDINANCE SUBMITTED TO ALDERMEN

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

PROPOSED SOMERVILLE ZONING ORDINANCE INCLUDES AMBITIOUS INCLUSIONARY HOUSING REQUIREMENTS; ZONES TO SUPPORT ARTS/MAKER ECONOMY

Modernized, customer-friendly code developed via community process makes zoning more predictable and fair for residents and developers; Public asked to comment on draft ordinance online and at meetings.

CITY INVITES RESIDENTS TO TAKE SURVEY FOR NEW WEBSITE

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

COMMUNITY MEMBERS INVITED TO TAKE SURVEY TO INFORM COMING REDESIGN OF CITY WEBSITE

Responses provided through Monday, Feb. 2, will help guide design and feature choices for full redesign of somervillema.gov

 


SNOW POLICY CHANGES: SHOVELING FINES, TIMELINES & MORE

Sunday, December 21, 2014

UNSHOVELED SIDEWALK FINES INCREASED, UPDATED SHOVELING TIMELINE INCLUDED IN NEW SNOW POLICIES

New policies, in effect immediately, introduce “clean and lien” program for repeat offenders.

 

SOMERVILLE – Winter is coming—and with it updated snow removal policies in the City of Somerville.

CITY SEEKS ENERGY MANAGEMENT PARTNER FOR NEW PROGRAM

Thursday, December 18, 2014

CITY SEEKS ENERGY MANAGEMENT PARTNER FOR RESIDENTIAL WEATHERIZATION PROGRAM

For 1- to 4-family homes, new program aims to increase energy efficiency; Programs to be offered for owners and renters starting in early 2015.

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