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Jobs for Somerville Celebrates Progress of the Jobs Trust Bill

July 21, 2016

SCC’s Jobs for Somerville committee celebrated the recent passage of the Somerville Home Rule Petition, the Jobs Trust Act, by the Massachusetts House. Any day, we will find out if it is approved by the Senate. The legislation would establish “a municipal job creation and retention trust and project mitigation contribution (“linkage”) program for job creation and retention in the city of Somerville.”

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