The City of Somerville schedules Resistat meetings in each ward, in which they present updates on projects and data on goings-on within the city and the neighborhood. Today, I attended the quarterly gathering and got good rundown everything from long-term sewer and water improvements to traffic disruptions due to construction for the Green Line extension. But the highlight was the Police Chief, who spent a few minutes talking about the bank robbery — armed suspect still at large — a few hours earlier and just one block away from the meeting.

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