POUA In the News
Posts from January 2018
Monsignor Michael Groden, pastor, fervent facilitator of affordable housing
January 2018 - The word “mixed” in mixed-income housing should be taken as gospel truth, Monsignor Michael Groden believed. He wanted middle-income homeowners on the same floor as those paying the full market rate in a development — and he thought the better off and the poorest, subsidized residents should live side-by-side.
Harbor Place iHub, Greater Haverhill Arts Association Team Up for Artist Showcase
January 2018 - The Greater Haverhill Arts Association is making their mark on the Harbor Place iHub. As part of a new collaboration between the innovation hub and the art organization, local artists’ work will be displayed for two months at a time for city residents to enjoy.
Michitson: Haverhill Needs to ‘Up Its Game’ With Startups, Tech
January 2018 - While some members of Haverhill’s government may have housing on their 2018 priority list, City Council President John A. Michitson is focused on another to-do: Technology. In his New Year’s Day inaugural address, Michitson stressed the importance of downtown Haverhill’s startup incubator at Harbor Place. As Michitson explained, it is imperative for the city to “up its game” with technology and manufacturing or risk falling behind.