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Affordable Housing Trust

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The Town of Groton accepted M.G.L. Chapter 44 Section 55C, Municipal Affordable Housing Trust Fund to the Town Bylaws at the 2008 Fall Special Town Meeting.  The purpose of the Trust is to provide for the preservation and creation of affordable housing in the Town of Groton for the benefit of low and moderate income households.  One seat will be filled by a member of the Select Board.  To the greatest extent possible, the board shall have broad expertise including knowledge of real estate law, housing, development, finance, and housing advocacy as well as representation from relevant municipal boards.


Contact Information

Email: fstanley@grotonma.gov
Phone: 978-732-1913
Fax: 978-448-1115
Members: 5
Selection: Appointed
Term In Years: 2
Remuneration: None


Carolyn Perkins
Carolyn Perkins
Term Start: 2022-07-01
Term End: 2024-06-30
Charles Vander Linden
Charles Vander Linden
Term Start: 2023-07-01
Term End: 2025-06-30
Phil Francisco
Phil Francisco
Term Start: 2022-07-01
Term End: 2024-06-30
Rebecca "Becky" Pine
Rebecca "Becky" Pine
Term Start: 2023-07-01
Term End: 2025-06-30
Richard Perini
Richard Perini
Term Start: 2023-07-01
Term End: 2025-06-30

Affordable Housing Trust Documents

    1. Declaration_of_Trust.pdf
    1. Groton_ERA_Guidelines-revisedMay2021.pdf
    2. Groton_Emergency_Rental_Assistance_Flyer-updatedJune2021.pdf
    3. CompleteFinalProposalAug21_2020.pdf
    1. HousingProductionPlan-2020-2025.pdf
    2. Housing_Production_Plan_Presentation.pdf
    3. DHCDApprovalLetter-2020-08-03.pdf
    1. Released_Hoyts_Wharf_Parcel_Information.pdf
    2. Rare_Species_Habitat_Assessment_Report_-_12082021.pdf
    3. HoytsWharfCowPond_-_SoilLogs_-_04142022.pdf
    4. Hoyts_Wharf_Cow_Pond_-_Existing_Conditions_with_Septic_-_04062022.pdf
    5. Hoyts_Wharf_Cow_Pond_-_Existing_Conditions_-_02142022.pdf
    1. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2024-02-26_id-14964.pdf
    2. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2024-02-14_id-14939.pdf
    3. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2024-01-29_id-14872.pdf
    4. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2024-01-04_id-14764.pdf
    5. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-12-07_id-14700.pdf
    6. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-11-21_id-14662.pdf
    7. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-11-13_id-14599.pdf
    8. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-10-24_id-14529.pdf
    9. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-10-12_id-14508.pdf
    10. Affordable_Housing_Trust_approved_minutes_2023-09-26_id-14447.pdf
    11. Access additional meeting minutes and agendas at the Meeting Center
    1. PreferredMemUnitInvAgrEXECUTED-Redacted.pdf
    2. Mt.LaurelJointAHT-SB-Press_ReleaseMarch30_2021.pdf
    3. AHTtoMtLaurelMay14_2020DemandforAccounting.pdf
    4. AHT_PRESS_RELEASE_Final_2020-05-14.pdf
    1. PrescottSchool-CyPresPetition-2009.pdf
    2. Prescott_School_Report_2016-06-02.pdf
    3. Prescott_Appraisal-2014.pdf
    4. HeatonAffHousingUpdate2008.pdf
    5. Heaton2007HousingReport.pdf
    1. Surrenden_Farm_Reserve_Parcel_Overview.pdf
    2. Hoyts_Wharf_Parcel_Overview.pdf
  1. LIHTC-Developers.pdf
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