City of Somerville

Agenda Item

Requesting an appropriation of $100,000 and authorization to borrow the same amount in a bond for various repairs to municipal buildings.


Category:Mayor's RequestPurposes:Bond/BAN


  1. Appropriation Order (Somerville) Various Municipal BuildingsBULIDINGREPAIRS (This file has not yet been converted to a viewable format)

Official Text

To the Honorable Board:


I hereby request, subject to the approval of your Honorable Board, an appropriation in the amount of one-hundred thousand dollars ($100,000.00) and authorization to borrow ($100,000.00) for various building repairs to municipal buildings including but not limited to painting and carpeting at the Edgerly School, waterproofing four school building and replacing curtains and their accompanying mechanical equipment at two schools, . 


Additionally, I respectfully request an authorization for the City Treasurer, with the approval of the Mayor,  to borrow $100,000.00 to meet said appropriation.


Thank you for your consideration of this matter.


Respectfully submitted,


Joseph A. Curtatone


Meeting History

Sep 22, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
Oct 5, 2011 7:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

Mr. Koty discussed the repairs and Mr. Bean explained why the work is being funded through a bond. Alderman Gewirtz requested that a spreadsheet be provided, detailing the specific work needed and who bid on the project.

Oct 13, 2011 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
AYES:John M. Connolly, Dennis M. Sullivan, William A. White Jr., William M. Roche, Maryann M. Heuston, Sean T. O’Donovan, Rebekah L. Gewirtz, Robert C. Trane
ABSENT:Bruce M. Desmond, Thomas F. Taylor, Walter F. Pero