• Somerville Community Corporation is dedicated to preserving economic and social diversity...

  • ...by empowering community leaders and residents in Somerville, Mass. ...

  • ...creating homes within reach...

  • ...connecting people to good, local jobs...

  • ..and supporting a Somerville that is for everyone.

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Community Development Standards, Opportunity Zone, the Innerbelt, and Pizza—How are these all connected?

November 26, 2019

SCC, along with Union United, City of Somerville, LOCUS, Union Square Main Streets, City Councilor Ben Ewen-Campen, and other Somerville residents have been hard at work to answer the question:  How can we make sure the new development, and the investment in the new development in Somerville’s designated Opportunity Zones, directly benefits our community, and does not further gentrify it? 

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