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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Reconfigure streets to provide better pedestrian and bike access

Reconfigure streets to provide better pedestrian and bike access to parks and schools

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157 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

More community gardens

More community gardens

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122 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Art programs at schools

Arts programs at schools/after school

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105 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Urban farms on large roofs

Urban farms on large roofs

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98 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Neighborhood stores

Support neighborhood retail so people can walk to it

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97 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Affordable housing for the middle class

Affordable housing for the middle class

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91 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Turn the McGrath overpass into a park

Like High Line Park in New York: http://www.thehighline.org/

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80 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Hydration stations

Spots where people can refill a water bottle or get a drink

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76 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

A comprehensive City calendar

A comprehensive City calendar

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76 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Reusing City buildings creatively

Adaptive reuse of City buildings to enable collaborative creativity

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71 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

New computers for the Somerville Library

New computers for the Somerville Library

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70 votes
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Campaign: Community Budgeting FY15

Youth center for after school programs

Youth center for after school programs

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69 votes
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