Old Post Office, 237 Washington Street, Somerville, MA 02143
The Office of Strategic Planning & Community Development invites you to the People First Design Workshop.
This event is a fun workshop to introduce us to Gehl Studio's people focused research and design, meet representatives from Gehl's various offices that will be working with us here in Somerville, a brief overview of new public open space planning initiatives, and some exercises to help us identify qualities we want to promote in our various existing and new public spaces. Read more about People First Design Workshop
Spring has arrived! Unfortunately, that also means everyone's favorite time is here - tax day! Was your return lower than you anticipated? Worse yet, did you have to cut a check to the state this year? To reduce your state tax burden moving forward, we encourage you to join SCC's Social Equity Campaign to take advantage of the state's Community Investment Tax Credit (CITC) program, and get a 50% refundable tax credit on your investment!Read more about Tax Day Blues? Get a 50% Refundable Tax Credit for your Next Return with SCC Donation
Somerville Community Corporation, 337 Somerville Ave, 2nd Fl., Somerville, MA
AHOC is a group of Somerville tenants, homeowners, and community members who are devoted to preserving and increasing affordable housing opportunities and stabilizing existing communities in Somerville.
City Planner, Dan Bartman, will be joining us this month to discuss the new proposed zoning code.
Forsyth Park (Huntington Ave. and Forsyth Way), Boston, MA
On April 14th, join the fight!
Be a part of this historic national day of action. Workers in Massachusetts are demanding $15 an hour from employers – and WINNING! They’ve done it in other cities and we can do it here. www.fightfor15.org
Meet at Forsyth Park (at the intersection of Huntington Ave. and Forsyth Way) near the Ruggles and Northeastern MBTA Stops. There's a bus leaving from Tufts, but some folks might leave from Sullivan Station (details TBD). Read more about Fight for $15 March
Argenziano School, 290 Washington St, Somerville, MA
The Union Square Civic Advisory Committee will be holding a meeting at the Argenziano School from 6:30-8:30pm. The primary topic will be on open space. Ed O'Donnell will be present to provide an update from the City.