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All Upcoming Events, Starting on November 1, 2021

Monday, November 1, 2021 - 6:45pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 4:30pm

The City of Somerville's Health and Human Services Department is excited to offer a FREE Virtual Mindful Recovery group to all Somerville residents in partnership with Julia Schechter, LICSW, RYT-200.

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 5:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this public meeting will be conducted via remote participation.

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Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals will be conducted via remote participation.

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 5:30pm

The Inclusionary Housing team is hosting weekly, recurring virtual office hours for the public to join and get questions answered, assistance with applications etc. 

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Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Planning Board will be conducted via remote participation.

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of a Legislative Matters Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 6:30pm

This is a public meeting of the Somerville Bicycle Advisory Committee. The meeting will be held virtually in compliance with Governor Baker’s emergency orders regarding the Open Meeting Law. See description for details.

Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 7:00pm

The City of Somerville's Health and Human Services Department is excited to offer a FREE Virtual Mindful Recovery group to all Somerville residents in partnership with Julia Schechter, LICSW, RYT-200.

Friday, November 5, 2021 - 11:00am

Please join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 6 City Councilor Lance Davis, and the Somerville Library Trustees for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of the newly renovated and restored West Branch Library on Friday, November 5, at 11 a.m. 
 

Saturday, November 6, 2021 - 9:00am

Open-air access to fresh, local, healthy food––vital to strong immune systems―in the heart of Union Square!

Join Union Square Main Streets and 30+ local food producers for the 17th Annual Union Square Farmers Market, a catalyst for vibrancy, healthy community, and economic vitality in Union Square.

Monday, November 8, 2021 - 6:00pm

The Charter Review Committee wants to hear from you! Join us for topic-specific small group discussions on how to improve Somerville. The topics are listed below next to the dates.

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Monday, November 8, 2021 - 6:30pm

This is a joint public meeting of the Planning Board Meeting and Land Use Committee. Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Planning Board will be conducted via remote participation.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 12:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Somerville Parking Study Task Force invite you to a virtual community meeting to kick off the Citywide Parking and Curb Use Study.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 5:30pm

There will be a neighborhood meeting regarding the proposed Artisanal Production Special Use Permit at: 636 Mystic Ave., Somerville. 

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Urban Design Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 6:00pm

Members of the public are invited to join the annual meeting of the Job Creation and Retention Trust (JCRT) on Tuesday, November 9th at 6 p.m. This virtual public forum will be an opportunity to learn about the JCRT's members, its investments this past year, and to give input on future investment ideas.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 6:00pm

In this meeting, the AP Davis Square Plaza team will present updates on the pending map change amendment for the site. There will be an opportunity to discuss issues and potential impacts.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 6:30pm

The next meeting of the Somerville Commission for Persons with Disabilities will be held remotely via Zoom on Tuesday November 9, 2021 at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 7:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Conservation Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 7:00pm

Public meeting of the City Council. Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the City Council will be conducted via remote participation.

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Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 7:00am

Due to COVID-19, the City of Somerville, in collaboration with ACV Enviro, will be hosting an alternative program for residential pick up of Household Hazardous Waste. Instead of coming to a drop-off site, we are coming to you!

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 9:00am

We will be bowling again on Wednesday mornings from 9:00am - 11:00am starting on November 10th.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 12:30pm

The City of Somerville Health & Human Services Department is partnering with Color and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to offer free and easy access to flu vaccines.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 3:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Biosafety Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Board of Library Trustees will be conducted via remote participation.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Somerville Parking Study Task Force invite you to a virtual community meeting to kick off the Citywide Parking and Curb Use Study.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm

The property owners Tanya Paglia and Daniel Brockman, and Russell Preston of the architecture firm Principle Group, will present the plans, answer questions, and respond to concerns from neighbors.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Memorialization Committee will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 7:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Commission on Energy Use and Climate Change will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 10:00am

The City of Somerville is hosting two Veterans Day ceremonies to honor those who have served in the military.

Saturday, November 13, 2021 - 9:00am

Open-air access to fresh, local, healthy food––vital to strong immune systems―in the heart of Union Square!

Join Union Square Main Streets and 30+ local food producers for the 17th Annual Union Square Farmers Market, a catalyst for vibrancy, healthy community, and economic vitality in Union Square.

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Monday, November 15, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Somerville Licensing Commission will be conducted via remote participation.

 

Monday, November 15, 2021 - 6:30pm

There will be a neighborhood meeting regarding the proposed four (4)-story, fourteen residential unit development at 394 McGrath Highway, Somerville.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Land Use Committee. Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of a City Council Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Wage Theft Advisory Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 6:45pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Historic Preservation Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 7:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Somerville Commission for Women will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 12:00pm

This 45-minute session via Zoom will treat you to a playlist of diverse musical offerings:  a little jazz, some "oldies but goodies," a smidgen of classical, a dip into barbershop, a trip to Broadway. 

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 5:30pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Somerville Redevelopment Authority will be conducted via remote participation.

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Zoning Board of Appeals will be conducted via remote participation.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:30pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Community Preservation Committee will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:30pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Urban Design Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 3 Councilor Ben Ewen-Campen, Ward 5 Councilor Mark Niedergang, and Ward 6 Councilor Lance Davis invite you to a virtual community meeting to discuss the Highland Ave Redesign Project.

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 4:30pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Urban Forestry Committee will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 5:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Traffic Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 5:30pm

The Inclusionary Housing team is hosting weekly, recurring virtual office hours for the public to join and get questions answered, assistance with applications etc. 

Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Board of Health will be conducted via remote participation.

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Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Planning Board will be conducted via remote participation.

Friday, November 19, 2021 - 10:30am

City staff at the Public Space and Urban Forestry (PSUF) and Parks and Recreation Departments, and our team of consultants, are finishing the last details of the renovation of the Dilboy Stadium track and field. We have scheduled a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with Mayor Curtatone for Friday, November 19, at 10:30 a.m.

Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 9:00am

Open-air access to fresh, local, healthy food––vital to strong immune systems―in the heart of Union Square!

Join Union Square Main Streets and 30+ local food producers for the 17th Annual Union Square Farmers Market, a catalyst for vibrancy, healthy community, and economic vitality in Union Square.

Saturday, November 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

Somergiving hosted by Boynton Yards is a FREE, outdoor, all-ages festival in partnership with ONCE Somerville, Taza Chocolate and Portico Brewing from 1:30 - 8 p.m. on November 20th.

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Rules Special Committee. Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of a City Council Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Condominium Review Board will be conducted via remote participation.

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 6:00pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 1 Councilor Matt McLaughlin, Ward 4 Councilor Jesse Clingan, and Ward 3 Councilor Ben Ewen-Campen invite you to a virtual community meeting to discuss the Gilman Square Street Design.

Monday, November 22, 2021 - 6:30pm

Public meeting of the Land Use Committee. Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of a City Council Committee will be conducted via remote participation.

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 3:30pm

Join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Somerville Department of Health and Human Services, and the Somerville High School Gender and Sexuality Awareness Alliance (GSAA) on Tuesday, November 23, at 3:30 p.m. for a ceremony in honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance. The ceremony will take place on the City Hall concourse, 93 Highland Avenue.

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 6:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Urban Design Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 - 7:00pm

There will be a public hearing at this regular meeting of the Somerville City Council to determine the percentage of local tax levy to be borne by each class of real and personal property for Fiscal Year 2021, as required by MGL c40 s56. 

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 10:00am

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Retirement Board will be conducted via remote participation. 

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - 11:00am

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Somerville Housing Authority will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 6:30pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Human Rights Commission will be conducted via remote participation.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 6:00pm

Please join the owners and applicants of 21-23 Francesca Avenue, the City of Somerville, and Ward Councilor Lance Davis for a virtual neighborhood meeting.

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 7:00pm

Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Conservation Commission will be conducted via remote participation. See description for details.