New Somerville Neighborhood News

In​ ​Somerville Neighborhood News​ ​#62​ ​you will get these headlines: Displacement​:​ The New Face Of Homelessness In Somerville​, ​New​ ​Indoor​ ​Turf in Town,​ ​Somerville Drinking Water…Why we’re not Flint, and​ ​Will the Community Path Make the Cut?​ ​These stories and more in the latest Somerville Neighborhood Newscast. You can watch Tuesdays at 7pm on SCATV Ch. 3 or online at http://www.somervilleneighborhoodnews.org. 
Somerville Neighborhood News is a production of Somerville Community Access Television, made by professional journalists, volunteers and staff. The half-hour news show has as its mission to provide a lively, informative newscast focusing on the events, issues and information impacting Somerville residents.

Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Cambridge City Manager Richard C. Rossi Regarding the Green Line Extension

  

 

May 5, 2016

 

Today the Cities of Somerville and Cambridge Massachusetts are pleased to make this important announcement of our continued support for and commitment of new funds to bridge the funding gap that will allow the construction of the Green Line Extension Project (GLX) to move forward. Continue reading Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Cambridge City Manager Richard C. Rossi Regarding the Green Line Extension

Letter to Governor Baker – ReGarding GLX 

  
The Honorable Charles D. Baker

Governor of Massachusetts

State House

Boston, MA 02133

 

May 5, 2016

 

Dear Governor Baker,

We write again to reiterate our continued frustration with the abrupt cancellation of the May 5th public meeting to receive comments on the proposed Green Line Extension revision, the only meeting scheduled in a Medford location. Our April 28th letter to the administration to that effect remains unanswered, and no sufficient reason for the cancellation has been offered. This meeting would have served as the final opportunity for input from many of our constituents. Continue reading Letter to Governor Baker – ReGarding GLX 

GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer 

  
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, May 5, the 126th day day of 2016 with 240 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:33 and sunset is @ 7:48. The moon is waning. The morning stars are stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn.

ON THIS DAY IN: 1494 – Christopher Columbus sighted Jamaica on his second trip to the Western Hemisphere. He named the island Santa Gloria.  Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer