Housing project opposed in Easthampton, Mass

More than 100 Easthampton residents turned out Tuesday night to let the planning board they oppose a planned housing project.

The Valley Community Development Corporation has applied for a special permit to build a 38 unit affordable housing rental property in the New City neighborhood.

But members of the New City Neighborhood Association told 22News that it’s already a low-income neighborhood and the new housing project would contribute to economic segregation.

Read remainder of the story at 22News


About Bob Voelker

Head of the Munsch Hardt (Dallas law firm) Hospitality & Mixed Use Development Group, and former developer of affordable housing. I'm i
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