proposed Complete Streets Ordinance (September 2013)

Community Access Project filed this request with the Somerville City Clerk of Somerville, MA.


From: Community Access Project

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

copy of proposed public ways ordinance, referred to as Chapter 12, Article VII, Complete Streets Ordinance

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Community Access Project, Somerville

From: John Long

Attached you will find a Microsoft Word document titled "Complete Streets Ordinance 8-16-12", which was attached to Docket #193587, and submitted to the Board of Aldermen on August 16, 2012. Please contact me if I can be of further assistance.