..Somerville’s bike path plans pedal forward with Governor Patrick’s visit, $490,000 grant announcement.

Touring Somerville’s future site of MaxPak Square on Monday afternoon, Gov. Deval Patrick announced a $490,000 grant to construct a bike path alongside the 199-unit residential development.

The grant money will extend the Community Path from its terminus at Cedar Street to Lowell Street, where it will link up with a planned Green Line station.