Boston City Council, MA / Housing & Community Development

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Boston City Council, MA / Housing & Community Development

These are all the meetings we have in "Housing & Community…" (part of the organization "Boston City Council, MA"). Click into individual meeting pages to watch the recording and search or read the transcript.

13 Dec 2022

Housing & Community Development Hearing - Docket #1327, special protection zones
  • 20 participants
  • 3:45 hours
bostonian
residents
mayor
councilor
hearings
town
ordinance
panelists
speakers
counsel
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23 Sep 2022

Docket #0926 & #1018 - Housing grants from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. These funds will be used to support programs that provide services and housing to the unsheltered homeless; and to support programs that provide services and housing to persons experiencing homelessness.
  • 3 participants
  • 21 minutes
boston
mayor
councilor
housing
homeless
applicant
grants
hearing
committee
rfp
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23 Aug 2022

Docket #0357 - This hearing will discuss ways in which the City can provide residents a path to homeownership through a rent-to-own pilot program
  • 9 participants
  • 1:14 hours
boston
housing
residents
councilor
mayor
town
homeowners
neighborhood
hearings
run
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17 Jun 2022

Docket #0536 - Message and order authorizing the Mayor's Office of Housing to accept and expend payments in the amount of Forty Million Dollars ($40,000,000.00) given to the City of Boston's Inclusionary Development Policy for the purpose of producing and preserving affordable housing in the City of Boston

Docket #0537 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to apply for, accept and expend the Federal Fiscal Year 2022 Housing and Community Development funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This Order includes the following grant programs, with final awards estimated not to exceed the totals listed. Community Development Block Grant $18,000,000.00, HOME Investment Partnership Program $7,000,000.00, Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS $4,000,000.00 and the Emergency Solution Grant $2,000,000.00

Docket #0708 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston, acting through the Mayor’s Office of Housing, to apply for, accept and expend the amount of Twenty One Million Five Hundred Ninety Seven Thousand Seven Hundred Ninety Seven Dollars ($21,597,797.00) provided under the HOME Investment Partnerships Program-American Rescue Plan (HOME-ARP) Act of 2021 from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. The purpose of the HOME-ARP funds is to provide housing to individuals, to households who are homeless, at risk of homelessness and other vulnerable populations in the City of Boston
  • 6 participants
  • 52 minutes
boston
residents
hearings
housing
mayor
community
zoning
allowing
committee
comments
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22 Apr 2022

Docket #0461 - Hearing regarding the state of affordable housing and Boston’s Inclusionary Development Policy
  • 34 participants
  • 3:17 hours
bostonians
councilors
residents
hearings
convening
panelists
mayor
housing
conversations
personally
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5 Nov 2021

Docket #1024 - Hearing to Review Rental Unit Conditions, Standards, and Inspections in the City of Boston
  • 14 participants
  • 2:06 hours
committee
proceedings
allowing
public
residents
session
conducted
councilor
witness
hearing
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21 Oct 2021

Docket #1010 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to apply for, and to accept and expend, the Federal Fiscal Year 2021 Continuum of Care grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in the amount not to exceed Forty Five Million Dollars ($45,000,000.00) These funds will be used to support programs that provide services and housing to persons experiencing homelessness
  • 6 participants
  • 54 minutes
councilor
council
hearings
residents
mayor
approved
committee
boston
public
daca
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10 Aug 2021

Docket #0367 - Hearing regarding homeownership assistance including for first-generation homeowners
  • 16 participants
  • 2:14 hours
hearings
homeowners
citizens
counsel
panelists
bostonians
speakers
noting
invited
0367
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7 Jul 2021

Docket #0762 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Thirty Million Ninety Two Thousand Nine Hundred Ninety One Dollars and Thirty Cents ($30,092,991.30) in the form of a grant, Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA2), awarded by the United States Department of Treasury to be administered by the Department of Neighborhood Development. The grant will fund direct financial assistance, including rent, rental arrears, utilities and home energy costs, utilities and home energy costs in arrears and other expenses related to housing
  • 9 participants
  • 1:03 hours
residents
bostonians
hearings
mayor
councilor
elected
committee
instituting
public
funding
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13 Apr 2021

Dockets #0453-0456,0472 - Grant appropriations from the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development to fund Community and Economic Development Programs, creation of affordable housing, rental assistance and services for Persons with HIV/AIDS, housing stability and prevention of homelessness, and support programs that provide services and housing to the homeless
  • 10 participants
  • 55 minutes
residents
allotted
grantees
district
governor
councilman
administration
committee
meet
10
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1 Apr 2021

Docket #0362- Hearing regarding existing residential unit diversity across Boston
  • 13 participants
  • 1:19 hours
bostonians
residents
hearings
housing
councilwoman
elected
allowing
mayor
conversation
welcoming
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30 Mar 2021

Docket #03331 - Hearing regarding the state of affordable housing as to Boston’s Inclusionary Development Polic
  • 37 participants
  • 2:43 hours
councilors
bostonians
speakers
hearings
speaking
translators
residents
hearing
consultations
attendee
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2 Mar 2021

Dockets #0262 - Twenty Million Six Hundred Seventy Thousand Eight Hundred Ten Dollars ($20,670,810.00) in the form of a grant for the Emergency Rental Assistance, awarded by the United States Department of the Treasury to be administered by the Department of Neighborhood Development. The grant will fund assistance to household that are unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • 9 participants
  • 49 minutes
councilors
authorities
residents
funding
mayor
governor
administration
hearings
boston
grant
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8 Dec 2020

Docket #0894 - Hearing regarding increasing Public Housing
  • 17 participants
  • 2:06 hours
panelist
councilor
council
convening
committee
come
hearings
chairwoman
remarks
invited
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17 Nov 2020

Dockets #0998, #0587, and #0218

Docket #0998 – Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of Nine Million Seven Hundred Eighty-One Thousand Three Hundred Ninety-Three Dollars ($9,781,393.00) in the form of a grant from the CDBG FY20-Cares Supplemental, awarded by the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development to be administered by the Department Neighborhood Development. The grant would fund programs to help alleviate housing and economic crisis conditions caused by COVID-19

Docket #0587 – Hearing regarding the creation of temporary rental assistance to support residents impacted by COVID-19

Docket #0218 – Hearing to discuss ways to support tenants facing eviction and displacement
  • 13 participants
  • 1:20 hours
residents
boston
grants
councilors
housing
municipalities
mayor
decision
deemed
incurred
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15 Oct 2020

Docket #0389 - Order for a hearing regarding condominium conversion protections in the City of Boston
  • 9 participants
  • 1:26 hours
residents
house
mayor
neighbors
councilor
boston
permitting
conversations
presently
plan
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6 Oct 2020

Docket #0817 - Hearing regarding the City of Boston to accept and expend the FY20 Emergency Solutions Grant- COVID-19 supplement funds, awarded by the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development
  • 10 participants
  • 57 minutes
speakers
conversation
boston
residents
councilor
sessions
representatives
come
chairwoman
testifying
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22 Sep 2020

Dockets #0322 - Hearing regarding the current state of cooperative housing in Boston and strategies for its further expansion
  • 23 participants
  • 2:06 hours
councilors
hearings
panelists
committee
conversation
residents
attending
session
bostonians
conducted
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18 Aug 2020

Docket #0218 – Order for a hearing to discuss ways to support tenants facing eviction and displacement

Docket #0587 – Order for a hearing regarding the creation of temporary rental assistance to support residents impacted by COVID-19
  • 19 participants
  • 2:02 hours
residents
municipal
housing
grantees
allowing
councilor
administration
panelists
public
outreach
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27 Jul 2020

Docket #0389 - re: condominium conversion protections in the City of Boston
  • 11 participants
  • 1:24 hours
residents
house
councilor
conversation
hi
currently
somervilles
come
administration
madam
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24 Apr 2020

Various Grants
  • 10 participants
  • 1:18 hours
councilors
councilor
councillor
chairwoman
committee
counsel
conversations
residents
administration
come
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17 Apr 2020

Docket #0617 - Hearing to discuss rent relief for commercial and residential tenants in City and BPDA owned properties
  • 14 participants
  • 2:05 hours
counsel
residents
hearing
consultation
applicant
chairwoman
councillor
committee
come
talking
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9 Apr 2020

Docket #0218 – Order for a hearing to discuss ways to support tenants facing eviction and displacement

Docket #0587 – Order for a hearing regarding the creation of temporary rental assistance to support residents impacted by COVID-19
  • 17 participants
  • 1:56 hours
convening
come
madam
accepting
waiting
shortly
counselors
councilors
leaving
cpa
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14 Nov 2019

Docket #1291 - Hearing to discuss updates on the implementation of the Short Term Rental Ordinance.
  • 25 participants
  • 2:34 hours
councilors
residents
convening
mayor
ordinances
hearings
panelist
speaker
counsel
public
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22 Oct 2019

Joint Committee on City, Neighborhood Services & Military & Veterans Affairs

Docket #0583 - Hearing regarding vacant properties in the City of Boston

Docket #0316 - Hearing to discuss strategies to reduce and activate vacant residential properties in the City of Boston
  • 13 participants
  • 2:03 hours
residents
ordinances
municipality
massachusetts
district
civic
counsel
councillor
public
committee
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15 Oct 2019

Docket #0318 - Hearing to discuss the Senior Home Repair Program and other housing programs
  • 23 participants
  • 1:50 hours
residents
councilor
mayor
panelists
counsel
conversation
hear
testimony
public
massachusetts
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20 Sep 2019

Docket #0111 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend the amount of One Hundred Twenty-Three Thousand Seven Hundred Fifteen Dollars ($123,715.00) in the form of a grant, for the FY19 Fair Housing Assistance Program, awarded by the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development to be administered by the Boston Fair Housing and Equity Commission.

Docket #0768 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston acting through its Department of Neighborhood Development, to accept and expend payments in the amount of Thirty Million ($30,000,000.00) given by the City of Boston’s Inclusionary Development Policy Fund for the purpose of producing and preserving affordable housing in the City of Boston.

Docket #1183 - Message and order authorizing the City of Boston to apply for, accept and expend Federal Fiscal Year 2019 Continuum of Care Program grant funds from the United States Department of Housing & Urban Development in an amount not to exceed Thirty-Three Million Dollars ($33,000,000.00). These funds will be used to support programs that provide services and housing to the homeless
  • 8 participants
  • 32 minutes
boston
residents
mayor
proceedings
allowing
housing
zoning
hear
counsel
rfp
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10 Jun 2019

Docket #0144 - Order for a hearing to discuss the inclusionary development policy and affordable housing.
  • 44 participants
  • 3:24 hours
residents
councilors
bostonians
municipalities
hearings
mayor
permitting
statehouse
counsel
convening
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13 Nov 2018

Docket #1341 - Hearing on gentrification and displacement in Roxbury
  • 46 participants
  • 2:36 hours
homeless
residents
grievance
justice
disrespected
protest
evictions
defeated
recently
counselors
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7 Aug 2018

Docket #1040 - Hearing regarding affordable housing units and improving access to those units in the City of Boston
  • 22 participants
  • 3:26 hours
hearings
residents
housing
panelists
permitting
bostonian
applicants
inquiries
public
counsel
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3 Apr 2018

Docket #0178 - hearing regarding Speculation in the Boston Housing Market
  • 36 participants
  • 3:52 hours
housing
residents
bostonians
residential
realtors
counsel
zoning
councilors
policymakers
conversation
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15 Mar 2018

Docket # 0293 - Hearing regarding the redevelopment of the One Charlestown Project
  • 30 participants
  • 2:08 hours
hearings
councilor
residents
counsel
testifying
hear
comments
charlestown
consultation
public
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20 Jun 2017

Dockets #0800, 0802- Grant appropriation for various housing programs
  • 8 participants
  • 37 minutes
residents
councilors
community
housing
boston
mayor
invited
public
remarks
thank
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