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

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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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