City of Somerville
Massachusetts

Agenda Item
196436
Kept in Committee
Sep 9, 2015 6:00 PM

That the Administration report to this Board on plans to slow traffic on Lowell Street, make its intersections safer, and use the $220,000 contributed by Maxwell's Green for traffic calming.

Information

Department:City CouncilSponsors:Ward Five City Councilor Mark Niedergang
Category:ResolutionPurposes:Resolution

Official Text

That this Board of Aldermen hereby requests that the Administration report to this Board on plans to slow traffic on Lowell Street and to make the intersections of Lowell and Hudson, Lowell and Vernon, and Lowell and Maxwell's Green less dangerous; AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED That the Administration report on plans for using the $220,000 contributed by Maxwell's Green for traffic calming measures.  This resolution is submitted in response to a second accident on Lowell Street within the past two months.

 

Meeting History

Mar 27, 2014 7:00 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting

Alderman Niedergang commented there are several the dangerous intersections on the street and he would like to see the plan for the solution. He expressed concern about serious accidents on the street.

RESULT:APPROVED
Oct 28, 2014 6:00 PM  Traffic and Parking Committee Committee Meeting
RESULT:KEPT IN COMMITTEE
Sep 9, 2015 6:00 PM  Traffic and Parking Committee Committee Meeting
RESULT:KEPT IN COMMITTEE