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Congressman Keating joins Melpet Farm ribbon cutting

October 16, 2015

Congressman Bill Keating joined supporters and funders to celebrate the opening of Melpet Farm affordable housing on Cape Cod, MA.The redevelopment of the Melpet Farm property has been a priority for the Town of Dennis and advocates of affordable housing for Cape Cod for nearly a decade.Melpet Farm has 27 units of rental housing that are 100% affordable to households earning 60% of the area median income (AMI) or less, with 25% of the units set aside for those experiencing or facing homelessness. “There is a dire need for affordable housing on the Cape and it has been a long road to get to today’s ribbon cutting for Melpet Farm, but I am proud of the town’s commitment to this project and of the federal support we were able to secure,” said Congressman Bill Keating (D-MA 9th District). 

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