Friday, July 19, 2024

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


The Seed cannabis seller has a Boston location and wants to expand to Somerville’s Magoun Square. (Photo: Seed via social media)

Support and show disabled pride

Disability pride flag raising, 5 to 6 p.m. Thursday. Show pride and support neighbors with disabilities by raising the disability pride flag outside City Hall, 93 Highland Ave., Central Hill.

Magoun Square pot business

Planning, Preservation and Zoning, 6 p.m. Monday. Learn more about a future Somerville resident – the cannabis vendor Seed operated by Core Empowerment LLC – at a company outreach meeting at its potential location in Magoun Square. The company, which operates a location in Boston, could replace a former liquor store at 500 Medford St. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions of store representatives and learn more about the business.

Appeals for home demolitions

Historic Preservation Commission, 6:45 p.m. Tuesday. Two real estate developers begin the process to demolish Somerville homes requiring review because both structures are more than a century old. Mouhab Rizkallah and Niranjan Gawli, of companies LaCourt Realty and Reibuild respectively, have not publicly announced plans for the two-family homes following their proposed demolitions: 60 Bonair St., Winter Hill, for LaCourt, and 33 Vinal Ave., Prospect Hill, for Reibuild. Watchable by videoconference.