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Maria G. Gonzalez

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Cambridge City Council Passes Measures to Mitigate Effects of Coronavirus

The Cambridge City Council passed several measures Monday evening intended to give financial support to small businesses in Cambridge, identify potential emergency shelters, and halt in-person real estate showings during the coronavirus outbreak.

City Council Votes to Send Housing Overlay to Ordinance Committee

The overlay — which was a key issue in the last election cycle — is a zoning proposal that would allow affordable housing developers to compete with market rates by streamlining permitting processes for housing units that are considered 100 percent affordable.

City Council Approves Petition to Lower Municipal Election Voting Age to 16

Cambridge City Council approved an order Monday night that could potentially lower the voting age for Cambridge’s municipal elections

Massachusetts Judge Lifts Cambridge Marijuana Moratorium

A Middlesex Superior Court judge lifted Cambridge’s two-year moratorium on certain cannabis sales permits in a ruling Friday.