COLLEGES WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE

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By Bob Katzen

The Judiciary Committee also accepted only written testimony on two bills that grant indemnity from lawsuits to public and private colleges and secondary schools as a result of any act or omission by the institution when it develops, manufactures, tests or distributes personal protective equipment (PPE) in response to COVID-19, unless the act or omission constitutes willful, wanton or reckless conduct. Continue reading COLLEGES WILL NOT BE HELD LIABLE

Somerville Virtual Town Hall Series to Discuss COVID-19 Response Starts 5/12

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Join us for a series of virtual town hall meetings with Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone where you can learn about and ask questions about the City’s COVID-19 response. Five meetings are planned – one geared toward a general audience and four tailored to address the concerns of specific communities. Continue reading Somerville Virtual Town Hall Series to Discuss COVID-19 Response Starts 5/12

Naveo Credit Union Donates Over $6,000 to Benefit their Neighbors and Local Organizations

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(Somerville, MA) Naveo Credit Union donated over $6,000 during the month of April to benefit their neighbors and local organizations affected by COVID-19. Donations were made to support the most vulnerable individuals in the community and the organizations that provide these services. Continue reading Naveo Credit Union Donates Over $6,000 to Benefit their Neighbors and Local Organizations

City to Distribute 100,000 Commercial Masks to Residents; Launches 10,000 Mask Drive for Homemade Cloth Masks

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Distribution will prioritize seniors and other vulnerable populations.

SOMERVILLE, MA – Starting this week, the City of Somerville will be distributing 100,000 civilian three-ply masks with a focus on getting masks to people most vulnerable to COVID-19. Continue reading City to Distribute 100,000 Commercial Masks to Residents; Launches 10,000 Mask Drive for Homemade Cloth Masks

Somerville Announces Timeline for Phased Construction Restart Under Strict COVID Safety Protocols and Additional Business Updates

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After approval of safety plans, a limited number of essential projects to be allowed to restart May 18, others to phase in during June and July

SOMERVILLE, MA – In anticipation of the easing of statewide stay-at-home restrictions on May 18, the City is preparing for a phased resumption of construction under strict COVID-prevention protocols. Continue reading Somerville Announces Timeline for Phased Construction Restart Under Strict COVID Safety Protocols and Additional Business Updates