Boston is taking a multifaceted approach to address its persistent lack of affordability. Susan discusses the Housing Density Bonus program and other innovative ideas to solve Boston’s affordable housing shortage. Click here to read Susan’s June 2016 op-ed.
To maximize the benefit of future CPA for housing in Boston, Susan suggests looking at what’s worked in Cambridge. Click here to read Susan’s April 2016 op-ed.
Susan highlights how recapitalizing Brownfield funds can “make or break” critical housing production effort. Click here to read Susan’s February 2015 op-ed.
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.