By Barbara Chandler, Senior Advisor of Civil Rights & Fair Housing, Metro Housing|Boston   Fifty years ago the Civil Rights Act of 1968 was signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson. Of great significance to housing was the inclusion of Title VIII - known as the Fair...

By Christopher Norris, Executive Director, Metro Housing|Boston Since its very beginning, Metro Housing|Boston has strongly believed that all sectors – nonprofits, business and industry, service providers, and government agencies – must work together to effectively address the issues that prevent access to affordable housing. Further, the...

Diana Lane Jensen, a member of Metro Housing|Boston's 2018 Boston Marathon team, offers an emotional and sometimes hilarious account of her experiences throughout Marathon Weekend.  Friday, April 13 – 3 days before race day Race day forecast = high of 55 degrees, rain, some wind.  “Mommy, go get a...

The Boston Herald published an editorial on April 9, 2018 titled "Charlie Baker keeps housing promise'. The following post by Christopher Norris, Executive Director of Metro Housing|Boston, is in response to this editorial. As an organization that has worked with thousands of homeless families, Metro Housing|Boston knows...

  
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