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WestMetro HOME Consortium Fair Housing Workshop
April 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The workshop will begin with remarks by Mayor Ruthanne Fuller of Newton and is hosted by the WestMetro HOME Consortium (WMHC) in honor of Fair Housing Month. WMHC is made up of thirteen communities including the Cities of Newton, Framingham, Waltham, and Watertown, and the Towns of Bedford, Belmont, Brookline, Concord, Lexington, Natick, Needham, Sudbury, and Wayland. Learn more about WMHC at https://www.newtonma.gov/government/planning/housing-community-development/westmetro-home-consortium
Lastly, we invite you to explore the resources listed at the City of Newton’s Fair Housing Month website, including events and workshops, highlights of community organizing in the fight for housing justice as well as creative housing models, and a reflection on where zoning and the state’s recent MBTA Communities bill sits in context of this month. Go to www.newtonma.gov/FHMonth