West Medford Community Center 11 Arlington Street West Medford Ma Sunday, April 22 West Medford Memories to Celebrate 2:00 PM at MHSM With Oscar Greene, Author and Memoirist Lively, funny, author, memoirist, and storyteller par excellence, Oscar Greene has 99 year of history to share with us. Moving to Medford as a young man,he was a part of the neighborhood community of Black people who that would become a source of pride, recognized far and wide as a standard for race relations. What was that like? Just ask him! Every gathering with him gives us reason to be celebrate his life in West Medford. Mr. Green’s work has appeared in newspapers, magazines and anthologies. He is the author of several books, including House of Strangers, Hampton and the War Years, From Homecoming to Twilight, and Ruby: A Love Story. A SNEAK PREVIEW of West Medford Open Studios, the annual West Medford two-day, Arts Festival , April 28 and 29, will be included in this event. http://wmcc.us/
The City of Medford is in the process of upgrading all 4,500 cobrahead City owned streetlights to LED. The upgrade will save money, reduce our environmental impact by reducing energy usage, and cut maintenance costs. The City has received grants from the DOER and MAPC to help offset the costs of the upgrade, and will receive incentives from National Grid as well.
In upgrading, we want the community’s input so that we select the proper lighting. Sample lights have been...
In upgrading, we want the community’s input so that we select the proper lighting. Sample lights have been installed in West Medford on High Street, Playstead Road, Warren Street and Irving Street. Please provide your feedback on the lights, their intensities, color temperatures, and styles.
Please take a few minutes to look at the lights, after dark, and fill out the survey here: http://bit.ly/MedfordLights (there is a map to show you where the sample LED lights are installed)
Questions can be directed to Alicia Hunt, Director of Energy & Environment, 781-393-2137, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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