In a meeting on January 23rd planners Jennifer Goldson and Judi Barrett advised members of the Chilmark planning board that homesite housing, part of current town zoning, “is not the path to affordable housing,”. Read more
Later this month the Tisbury board of health will vote on the proposed development of 20 new year round, affordable rental units located on State Road. After working hard to address abutters issues the Housing Trust believes it will be approved. Read more.
In a wide ranging study of the Islands housing problems a collection of housing production plans was issued this week. One goal is to increase the affordable housing stock on Island to 10% by the year 2036. Read more
The generosity of our community of donors and supporters is amazing! Over $87,000 and still counting! Thank you one and all for helping to make our year end appeal effort so successful! We’re ever closer to reaching our goal because of each of you.
On the first day of the New Year three island churches began offering shelter to individuals and families needing a warm place to stay for the night.