Cambridge City
MA

Policy Order
POR 2018 #1
ORDER ADOPTED
Jan 8, 2018 5:30 PM

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to reach out to representatives of supermarkets other than Star Market, such as Market Basket, to determine the possibility of their opening a location at 20 Sidney Street, and to report back to the City Council on this matter.

Information

Department:City Clerk's Office, DSSponsors:Councillor E. Denise Simmons
Category:Policy Order

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WHEREAS:

It has come to the attention of the City Council that the Star Market located at 20 Sidney Street shall be closing in early 2018; and

 

 

WHEREAS:

The loss of this supermarket will constitute a hardship to many families in this area who had come to depend upon shopping there, yet it also represents an opportunity for other affordable grocery stores to move in and utilize this space; now therefore be it

 

 

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to reach out to representatives of other supermarkets, such as Market Basket, to determine the possibility of their opening a location at 20 Sidney Street, and to report back to the City Council on this matter in a timely manner.

 

Meeting History

Jan 8, 2018 5:30 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft
RESULT:ORDER ADOPTED