City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
192817

19.G Requesting an appropriation of $54,000 from the Assembly Square Stabilization Fund for the construction a new park on Quincy St.

Information

Department:Transportation & ParksSponsors:
Category:Mayor's RequestFunctions:Appropriation/Budget

Body

To the Honorable Board:

I hereby request, subject to the approval of your Honorable Board, an appropriation in the amount of $54,000 from the Assembly Square Stabilization Fund to partially fund the construction of Quincy St Park.

As outlined in the 2012-2016 Capital Investment Plan, up to $100,000 from the Assembly Square Stabilization Fund would be used in to match available Community Development Block Grant funds for the construction of a new park on Quincy St. This appropriation represents $54,000 of a total $279,000 to be used to construct a new Park.

Thank you for your consideration of this matter.

Respectfully submitted,

Joseph A. Curtatone

Mayor

Meeting History

Apr 12, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:REFERRED FOR RECOMMENDATION
Apr 18, 2012 7:30 PM  Finance Committee Committee Meeting

The cost of the park is $279,000, with $225,000 of that amount coming from a Community Block Grant.

RESULT:APPROVED
Apr 26, 2012 7:00 PM Video Board of Aldermen Regular Meeting
RESULT:APPROVED. [UNANIMOUS]
AYES:John M. Connolly, Bruce M. Desmond, Dennis M. Sullivan, William A. White Jr., William M. Roche, Maryann M. Heuston, Thomas F. Taylor, Rebekah L. Gewirtz, Robert C. Trane, Tony Lafuente
ABSENT:Sean T. O’Donovan