Cambridge City
MA

Policy Order
POR 2018 #76
ORDER ADOPTED
Mar 19, 2018 5:30 PM

That the City Manager is requested to work with all relevant City Departments to help facilitate the associated activities with the "Affordable Housing Week of Action."

Information

Department:City Clerk's Office, AMSponsors:Councillor Alanna Mallon, Councillor Sumbul Siddiqui, Councillor E. Denise Simmons
Category:Policy Order

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WHEREAS:

Affordable housing is a primary focus of the City Council this term; and

 

 

WHEREAS:

The National Low-Income Housing Coalition, through its “Our Homes, Our Voices” campaign, has designated the week of May 1-8, 2018 as an “Affordable Housing Week of Action”; and

 

 

WHEREAS:

The City of Cambridge will soon be celebrating its 1,000th unit of affordable housing produced; and

 

 

WHEREAS:

The “Affordable Housing Week of Action” may include activities such as block parties, city-wide common reads, teach-ins, and panel discussions, all to help foster a community conversation about greater investments in affordable housing; now therefore be it

 

 

ORDERED:

That the City Manager be and hereby is requested to work with all relevant City Departments to help facilitate the associated activities with this Week of Action; and be it further

 

 

ORDERED:

That week of May 1-8, 2018 be designated as the “Affordable Housing Week of Action.

 

Meeting History

Mar 19, 2018 5:30 PM Video City Council Regular Meeting
draft Draft

ROLL CALL VOTE 8-0-1

RESULT:ORDER ADOPTED