City of Somerville

Agenda Item

Requesting the creation of a Bicycle Stabilization Fund and the acceptance of a mitigation payment of $2,178 from Mudflat Studios, to purchase a bicycle corral.


Department:Traffic & ParkingSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestPurposes:Stabilization Fund


  1. Bicycle Rack Fund (Letter to Mayor) (This file has not yet been converted to a viewable format)

Official Text

To the Honorable Board:


I respectfully request that your Honorable Board vote to create the creation of a Bicycle Rack Stabilization Fund and accept ($2,178.00), under the provisions of Massachusetts General Law Chapter 40, Section 5B.  This fund will be used to accept gifts, donations and mitigation to be used to purchase, ship and install bicycle facilities on City owned land. 

Traffic and Parking and OSPCD staff will be available to respond to any questions you may have.


Thank you for your consideration.


Respectfully submitted,


Joseph A. Curtatone



Meeting History

Feb 23, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
Mar 22, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
AYES:John M. Connolly, Dennis M. Sullivan, William A. White Jr., Maryann M. Heuston, Thomas F. Taylor, Sean T. O’Donovan, Rebekah L. Gewirtz, Robert C. Trane
ABSENT:Bruce M. Desmond, William M. Roche, Tony Lafuente