Somerville Seeking Residents to Advise on Capital Improvement Projects

Thursday, December 8, 2016

The City of Somerville announced today that it is forming a community advisory committee to assist in the review and recommendation of capital improvement projects for upcoming fiscal years. The committee, which will comprise five community members, will work with City staff to review and provide feedback and recommendations, on behalf of the entire community, on project prioritization.

Applicants Sought for Commission on Energy Use and Climate Change

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Mayor Curtatone is seeking applications from Somerville residents to serve on the Mayor's Commission on Energy Use and Climate Change (CEUCC). The CEUCC advises the City and the Mayor's Office of Sustainability and Environment on climate change and energy policy issues and assists the City in program design and outreach related to these topics.

Community Path Paving Coming in Spring

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

A section of the Community Path will be repaved in the spring of 2017 thanks to funding through the Community Preservation Act (CPA).

Annual Holiday Celebrations in Somerville this December

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Join Mayor Curtatone and City staff for Somerville’s annual holiday celebrations, kicking off on Thursday, December 1, with the Christmas Tree Lighting and visit from Santa Claus, on the City Hall Concourse. Also part of the 2016 events are the Somerville Arts Council’s Illuminations Tour on December 16, and a ceremonial lighting of a Menorah on the City Hall Concourse on December 24.

Cable Television Renewal License Transfer Hearing

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

The public is invited to attend a public hearing and give testimony on the request for approval of the transfer of control of the cable television licensee from Yankee Cable Partners, LLC to Radiate Holdings, LP due to the sale of RCN from Yankee Cable to Radiate Holdings.

Lower Speed Limit Goes Into Effect November 7 in Somerville

Monday, November 7, 2016

As of Monday, November 7, new speed limit signs will be up at City entrances and lower speed limits will be in effect across the City of Somerville. The new speed limit throughout the city is 25 mph unless otherwise posted.

Annual Domestic Violence Vigil to be Held October 5

Friday, September 16, 2016

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Somerville Commission for Women, and RESPOND announce the Annual Candlelight Vigil in support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month on Wednesday, October 5, from 6 to 8 p.m., at Statue Park in Davis Square.

Celebrate the Completion of Prospect Hill Tower, Sep. 19

Monday, September 12, 2016

Join Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 3 Alderman Robert J. McWatters, the Community Preservation Committee and Community Preservation Act (CPA) project implementers on Monday, September 19, at 6 p.m. for a celebration to mark the reopening of Prospect Hill Tower.

Argenziano School Playground Ribbon Cutting

Thursday, September 8, 2016

You’re invited to join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 2 Alderman Maryann Heuston, and Somerville Public Schools Superintendent Mary Skipper for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the newly renovated Argenziano School playground (290 Washington St.) on Monday, Sept. 12, at 2:45 p.m.