While the state’s MassWorks program is best known as an important catalyst for job creation, Susan highlights the significant role that it has come to play in the production of housing in our state. Click here read Susan’s December 2015 op-ed.
Susan makes a rallying cry to preserve federal HOME funding because its impending loss will be devastating to millions among us trying to build a better life for themselves and their families. Click here to read Susan’s October 2015 op-ed.
For better or for worse, Boston won’t be hosting the 2024 Olympics, but let’s use what we have learned in Bid 2.0 to our advantage to meet our goals of creating new housing options and addressing the affordability gap. Click here to read Susan’s August 2015 op-ed.
Whether it is simplifying the approval process or curtailing frivolous lawsuits, new tools are emerging to help communities eliminate barriers and address their housing needs. Click here to read Susan’s June 2015 op-ed.
High quality public housing is a resource that we cannot afford to lose. Susan highlights the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program, a valuable new tool for revitalizing these precious housing resources. Click here to read Susan’s April 2015 op-ed.
Massachusetts is one of the most difficult places in the country to build new housing and that is hurting us all. A new bill proposes a balanced approach to housing production. Click here to read Susan’s February 2015 op-ed.