Sunday, July 14, 2024

These are just some of the municipal meetings and civic events for the coming week. More are on the City of Somerville website.

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The home at 382 Broadway, Winter Hill. could be demolished. (Image: Google)

Benefits from Somernova

Union Square Neighborhood Council community benefit agreement summit, 1 p.m. Saturday. The Union Square Neighborhood Council seeks input online from community members about what community benefits they would want to see from the rezoning and expansion at the Somernova business campus, a proposal that’s paused until the spring. Watchable by Zoom videoconferencing.


Free Portuguese course offered

Portuguese course, 6:45 p.m. Monday. Free to Somerville employees and residents, this three-college-credit Portuguese II course is for students who have prior knowledge of the language and runs to May 8 on Mondays and Wednesdays. The Lesley University course takes place via Zoom. Contact [email protected] for information.


Seniors can get help with tech

Technology Drop-In Hours, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. The Council on Aging hosts a drop-in session for people with questions about electronic devices. The session takes place at the Holland Street Center, 167 Holland St., Davis Square.

Free vaccination clinic

Vaccine clinic, 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. Somerville Health and Human Services offers free Covid and flu vaccines, regardless of health insurance or immigration status. Pre-registration is required. The clinic is at Connexion Church, 149 Broadway, East Somerville.

Historic Preservation Commission meets

Historic Preservation Commission, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday.The commission discusses whether there’s historic significance at three sites headed toward demolition: 382 Broadway and 8 Montrose Court, both built in 1900 on Winter Hill; and 9 Olive Ave., built in 1920 on Spring Hill. Watchable by Zoom videoconferencing.


Urban Forestry Committee to meet

Urban Forestry Committee, 4:30 p.m. Thursday.This meeting will be watchable via remote videoconferencing. Instructions for joining will be added to the city’s website before the meeting.