GOV. PATRICK SIGNS HOME RULE PETITION TO INCREASE SOMERVILLE’S RESIDENTIAL TAX EXEMPTION TO 35%

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Home Rule Petition makes Somerville’s the largest exemption in the State. 35% rate is retroactive to July 1, 2014.

SOMERVILLE – It’s official. Homeowners who live in their Somerville property will now receive the highest property tax exemption in the state after Governor Deval Patrick Continue reading GOV. PATRICK SIGNS HOME RULE PETITION TO INCREASE SOMERVILLE’S RESIDENTIAL TAX EXEMPTION TO 35%

CITY & ‘FRIENDS OF THE COMMUNITY PATH’ PLAN ZERO-WASTE CELEBRATION, PARTY ON THE PATH, SEPT. 6

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Food, music, games and fun planned to celebrate progress on Community Path.

SOMERVILLE – The Community Path is going all the way to Boston and to celebrate, the City of Somerville and the Friends of the Community Path are throwing a zero-waste community party Continue reading CITY & ‘FRIENDS OF THE COMMUNITY PATH’ PLAN ZERO-WASTE CELEBRATION, PARTY ON THE PATH, SEPT. 6

PARTNERS HEALTHCARE, SOMERVILLE SIGN COMMUNITY SERVICES AGREEMENT

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Combined Partners & Federal Realty Investment Trust payments estimated to yield $1.7M to $2.2M in annual City revenue from former IKEA parcel

SOMERVILLE – The City of Somerville and Partners HealthCare have signed a Community Services Understanding through which the tax-exempt nonprofit healthcare provider has agreed to make annual payments to the City as a municipal services contribution for the offices they plan to build on the former IKEA parcel in Assembly Square. The Continue reading PARTNERS HEALTHCARE, SOMERVILLE SIGN COMMUNITY SERVICES AGREEMENT

The Somerville News Weekly Favorite Birthday Photos of the Week

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Happy Birthday to the following Villens in the Ville this week that are celebrating their birthdays this week Myriam Abeilice, Stan Boliver, Ron Tauro, Stephanie Almeida, J Steve Dalrymple, Dave Oliveira, Deb Shea Fede, Ashley Rebelo, Judy DeMerchant

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