Month: November 2011

Redistricting Plan Could Divide Cambridge

Last week, the state legislature’s Special Joint Committee on Redistricting released its proposed maps for Massachusetts’ Congressional districts. As can be seen in the map below, this could possibly mean that for many Cambridge residents, their representative in Congress will change. The 7th Congressional District (formerly the 8th) is shown in tan. The legislature has…

Community Meeting Recap

Last night I hosted a community meeting at the Cambridge Police Station to discuss the recent rash of armed robberies that have occurred in Cambridge and have been concentrated in the East Cambridge and Wellington-Harrington neighborhoods. The meeting was packed with at least one hundred residents, and was well attended by Cambridge Police officers and…