Happy 4th of July from A Better Cambridge. Though the City Council is taking a break until August there are Envision Cambridge meetings coming up as well as an ABC social event.
The state Senate passed a much needed zoning reform bill that would make some important changes to encourage more housing throughout the region. The prospects for the bill in the House are unclear.
The group A Better City released a report on the state of Greater Boston’s infrastructure. The report outlines the challenges the region faces with population expected to increase to 4.5 million by 2030.
ABC is hosting an informal social at The Field on Thursday, July 7th from 6:30-8:30 pm. Come grab a beverage and have some conversation!
There are multiple upcoming Envision Cambridge events:
Panel Discussion: Changes and Opportunities Facing Cambridge Thursday, June 30th from 6-8 pm at the Main Public Library.
Engagement and Communication Working Group Tuesday, July 12th from 530-730 pm at the City Hall Annex.
Alewife Visioning Workshop Thursday, July 21st from 630-830 pm at the Tobin School Cafeteria.
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DID YOU KNOW?
Only 22 buildings in Somerville are legal under current zoning.