The Next Lexington Housing Partnership meeting will be held:

Thursday Dec. 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Reed Room (Main Level) Town Office Building - 1625 Mass Ave.

Meeting Agenda: LHP Agenda for Dec. 14 2014
Housing Trust Fund Notes: Housing Trust Fund Notes 12-1
HOME Plan: HOME Plan Material

Welcome

The Board of Selectmen and the Town Manager call upon the Partnership, working with other community agencies and organizations, to carry out certain tasks in support of this goal. These include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following:

    Identifying local, state, and federal housing resources available to Lexington

    Working to enhance land use regulations and zoning bylaws to mandate or encourage a more affordable housing stock

    Developing and modifying affordable housing strategies based on the Planning Board's Comprehensive Plan: The Lexington We Want

    Increasing public awareness through public information and forums

    Locating available land and developed properties suitable for development of affordable housing

    Working with developers of affordable housing

    Making recommendations on the pros and cons of particular housing proposal

    Advising the Selectmen and the Planning Board to aid in their decision-making process