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Posts from August 2017

Baker announces $100M to boost state’s affordable housing stock

August 2017 - Massachusetts will use a combined $100 million in housing subsidy funds and state and federal tax credits to bolster the Commonwealth’s affordable housing stock, Gov. Charlie Baker said Tuesday.

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State funds to help launch Dot, Mattapan housing projects

August 2017 - At a groundbreaking ceremony at Mattapan’s Olmsted Green development site on Tuesday, Gov. Charlie Baker announced $72 million in state funding for 25 housing projects across the Bay State, eight of them in Boston. In addition to Olmsted Green, another long-awaited project in Mattapan, the mixed-use development called Cote Village, will now move forward.

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Massachusetts affordable housing projects get $72 million: What’s coming to your town?

August 2017 - Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday announced $72 million in direct funding and $28 million in state and federal tax credits for 25 affordable housing projects around the state including in Chicopee, Holyoke and Springfield.

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River project just keeps rolling along

August 2017 - For city officials who have been working to open the riverfront to new development while also providing the public with access to the Merrimack “it’s a dream coming true,” says Mayor James Fiorentini. For decades, officials have been working to capitalize on the river. Now, their vision is beginning to be fully realized.

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