Worried about the cost of housing in Newton? Want to know more about the future of housing in our community?
Please join these experienced and knowledgeable speakers for a forum on housing in Newton. The discussion will focus on the needs of families with children, senior citizens, and people with disabilities. A Q&A will follow the forum—bring your questions for our panelists.
Aaron Gornstein, former MA Undersecretary, Housing and Community Development and President and CEO, Preservation of Affordable Housing
- James Freas, Acting Director, Planning and Development Department, Newton
Housing for families with children:
- Howard Haywood, Pastor Emeritus and Commissioner, Newton Housing Authority
- Marian Knapp, Chair, City of Newton Council on Aging
People with disabilities:
- Deborah Pierce, Architect, author of The Accessible Home: Designing for All Ages and Abilities
Refreshments will be served.
Forum Sponsored by:
Newton Democratic Committees of Wards 1 and 3
Citizens for Affordable Housing in Newton Development Organization, Inc. (CAN-DO)
Uniting Citizens for Housing Affordability in Newton (U-CHAN)