Trees at PSNA meeting Oct 18, 7-9 pm

A runner on Linear Park

 PSNA Meeting on TREES!

 

 Thursday, Oct 18, 7-9 pm

 Lesley University Hall

 1815 Mass Ave, Rm 2-078

 

 

 

Porter Square has been identified as one of the city’s heat islands.  Mass Ave—a main thoroughfare for cars, buses, bikes, and pedestrians—is an increasingly hot corridor.  Street trees help reduce that heat! Many of us share the vision of a shady Mass Ave and are interested in doing what we can to improve our tree canopy and our planet.

 

PSNA September 20 Meeting on the "Condition of Porter Square"

Pedestrian Walkway along Somerville Avenue

At our September 20th meeting Owen O'Riordian, Commissioner, DPW and Melissa Miguel, DPW, Senior Engineer working with MBTA and Somerville (on the project described below) will join us to talk about the issues, condition and maintenance of the plazas near the Porter Square T stop and the city sidewalks in the area.

Many of you will remember that we just did a "Clean Up Porter Square and Mass Ave" covering some of this area, and we can briefly update you on that.

St. James construction meeting

There will be an informational meeting about the Saint James Place construction project on Monday, September 17, 2018, at 6:30 pm.  The meeting will be held in the Saint James Church sanctuaryTony Papantonis of Nauset Construction will be there to review the Construction Management plan, and to answer any questions that may come up regarding the construction.  Below is the contact information for the project:  

 

 

 

PSNA Jan 2020

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 7:00pm

Fresh Food, Healthy Body, Healthy Planet

The perennial resolution to take better care of one’s body was the subtext of our January meeting.

PSNA Nov 2019

Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 7:00pm

Cambridge/Somerville Snow Clearance and Residential Energy Assessments

Annual Election of Officers

We reelected our current officers for another term.

Ruth Ryals, President

Susan Hunziker, Vice President and Secretary

Margaret Studier, Treasurer

Snow clearance on the Cambridge/Somerville line

The snow clearance policies and practices in Cambridge and Somerville were addressed by our two guests: