City council meeting canceled in observance of Memorial Day

Next meeting will be 6 p.m. June 8 The Somerset City Council will not meet Monday, May 25, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday. The council will meet again virtually at 6 p.m. Monday, June 8, using Zoom video technology. The meeting will be broadcast on Facebook...

Energy Center reopens to the public

Public health measures implemented inside building for visitors’ protection The City of Somerset Energy Center reopens to the public today, May 18, following Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommendations for sanitation, hygiene and social distancing. The building...

2020: The Time We Missed

City will bury time COVID-19 time capsule The COVID-19 pandemic has been an unprecedented time in history. School and business closures, sports season cancelations, drive-thru graduations — days have been spent working to keep a distance during a time when there is...

City parks to reopen in a limited capacity

Residents will be able to access green spaces, trails May 11 Somerset city parks will partially reopen Monday, giving residents more options for being outdoors while social distancing. Areas open to the public include walking trails and green spaces at Rocky Hollow,...

City of Somerset hosts Read with Spirit Contest for local youth

As the school year ends and social distancing efforts continue because of COVID-19, the City of Somerset is hosting a contest to encourage local youth to keep reading while they’re staying healthy at home. The Read with Spirit Contest is open to city residents ages 4...