Tagged with Somerville Transportation Equity Partnership (STEP)

MBTA Takes Important Step Forward on Green Line Extension

Today, at Somerville City Hall, the MBTA Board of Directors approved a contract for the final design of the Green Line Extension. The Board’s decision follows a critical piece of federal environmental approval from earlier this summer. This means the long-promised Green Line Extension is one big step closer to becoming a reality, and that … Continue reading »

Positive Steps Forward for Green Line Extension

East Cambridge & East Somerville - map After years of countless meetings, public hearings, letters and tireless advocacy from so many involved community members, I’m pleased to announce that the Commonwealth has reached a major milestone in the extension of the Green Line through Cambridge, Somerville and Medford with the release of the Final Environmental Impact … Continue reading »

Assembly Sq. Development Receives $65 Million, Breaks Ground

Assembly Sq., Somerville mapPress:WBZ article (with video)Boston Business Journal: “Somerville development gets $65M boost”Somerville Journal: Somerville’s Assembly on the Mystic to move ahead with $65M from stateSomerville News: Assembly Square vision more clearly revealed in press conference Monday SOMERVILLE – I joined local and state officials along with community leaders and the Federal Realty Investment … Continue reading »

CAFEH Study To Help Analyze I-93 Area Air Quality

Somerville News – “Comprehensive air quality testing for one years begins soon”Somerville Journal – “Tufts to test Somerville air, residents, for air pollution toxins” East Somerville – Residents of East Somerville may be visited soon by a group of volunteers and scientists looking to conduct a study of the air quality in the neighborhood. We … Continue reading »