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Rally April 7th! Who will decide the future of Somerville?

April 7, 2011 @ 5:30 am - April 8, 2011 @ 5:00 pm

Who will decide the future of Somerville?

Who will be able to stay?

Come to the

Rally on Thursday, April 7 at 5:30 PM at City Hall

We don’t need more luxury condos!

15 families & neighborhood stores forced to move:

Who decides future of our city?

OR

The owners of 378 – 390 Somerville Ave. want to turn their block in Union Square into 30 residential condos and 4 retail condos.  The businesses and low income tenants who live there will need to move and can’t afford to buy the luxury condos.

Rally to Prevent Displacement

Thursday, April 7th at 5:30PM rally, 6 PM hearing

City Hall, 93 Highland Ave.

The Somerville Planning Board is scheduled to meet on May 5th at 6 PM* to hear public comment on this plan to demolish these homes and businesses and build condos.

*  The date of the hearing was and may be postponed again; but the rally will still happen on April 7th.

Come to the hearing to let them know what you think!

Somerville needs a plan for the future that includes renters and families.

Please contact these Aldermen and the planning board to let them know what you think:
o   Alderwoman Maryann M. Heuston (Ward2) 617-492-5331          mheuston@hotmail.com
o   Alderman Thomas F. Taylor (Ward 3)              617-776-1618    TFTAld32@aol.com
o   Somerville Planning Board                       617-625-6600 ex. 2500   dpereira@somervillema.gov
For more info: Call Mary at 617 776-5931 x230 or email mregan@somervillecdc.org

Details

Start:
April 7, 2011 @ 5:30 am
End:
April 8, 2011 @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

City Hall