Month: December 2009

Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday Season

Merry Christmas, Happy Hannukah, and a happy holiday season. I hope this newsletter finds you well. This issue discusses a visit from students of the former East Somerville Community School, an important turning point in the extension of the Green Line, and legislation recently signed into law that will help Cambridge lead the way in…

Cambridge Leads the Way with Energy Efficiency Legislation

Cambridge Energy Alliance1385 Cambridge St, Cambridge map This month the Governor signed an important piece of legislation into law for the City of Cambridge: House Bill 1916 (pdf, text), An Act relative to the provision of services to the City of Cambridge by the Cambridge Energy Alliance. I filed this Home Rule petition, sent to…

Green Line Extension Maintenance Facility – Option L is best for Brickbottom and Somerville

For more detail see:Cambridge Chronicle article 12/21/09 “Proposed Green Line garage has some worried”Somerville News Blog 12/23/09 Residents air views on Yard 8 alternativesOver the last year one thing has become clear: of the three options currently under study by the MBTA to expand the Green Line and site a maintenance facility, Option L is…