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Community Preservation Act could fuel 3 affordable housing projects

February 4, 2022

Temple Landing

he Community Preservation Act in this city has always been about making the most of New Bedford’s abundant historic resources.

But this year it will also be about making the most of that history for the purpose of developing badly needed affordable housing.

For a city long challenged to do new construction and renovation, there is no place where you get a better view of the variety of important affordable housing construction and renovation currently underway than at the public hearings for the annual Community Preservation grants. The hearings were held by way of Zoom over the last several weeks.

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