City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
192566

19 Requesting the acceptance of a PARC 19 grant of $500,000 from the Division of Conservation Services for construction of the park at 15-25 Cross Street.

Information

Department:Transportation & ParksSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestFunctions:Grant/Gift

Body

To the Honorable Board of Aldermen:

 

I hereby request, subject to the approval of your Honorable Board, the acceptance of a Parkland Acquisitions and Renovations for Communities (PARC) grant (no19) of $500,000 from the Division of Conservation Services for construction of the park at 15-25 Cross Street.

 

Thank you for your consideration of this matter

 

Sincerely,

 

Joseph A. Curtatone

Mayor

Meeting History

Feb 9, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED FOR RECOMMENDATION
Feb 22, 2012 6:00 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

Mr. Franzen told that members that these funds will be used for the construction of a new Harris Park to be located at 15-25 Cross Street and Mr. Bouliki added that the city will be looking to dispose of the old Harris Park property. There was a discussion about the allocation of previous CDBG funding and associated costs to the city. The committee requested a complete breakdown of all funds received and how same will be expended.

RESULT:KEPT IN COMMITTEE
Feb 23, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED