Posted in August 2012

A Cleaner Charles River Coming

The Boston Water and Sewage Commission has reached an important agreement with the Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the Conversvation Law Foundation. As the Boston Globe reported earlier this week, the settlement represents the next step in the ongoing effort to clean up the Charles River and Boston Harbor. Under the settlement, the … Continue reading »

Affordable Housing Information Sessions in Cambridge

The Community Development Department will be holding two community information sessions about affordable housing opportunities. These sessions are intended for people interested in affordable housing to learn about Cambridge’s Rental and Home Ownership programs. The Housing Division is currently accepting applications for the Home Ownership and Rental Applicant pools. For information about these programs, including … Continue reading »

Cambridge and Somerville Celebrate Hubway Expansion

Hubway, the popular bike sharing program based in Boston, has made its way across the Charles River in its first expansion beyond Boston’s borders. Hubway stations have already opened in a number of locations in Cambridge and Somerville, and the two cities celebrated the expansion of Hubway with ribbon-cutting events this morning, including a celebratory ride from … Continue reading »