Springfield introduces legislation to establish housing trust fund

Hampden County

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield City Council and Mayor Domenic Sarno introduced legislation on Friday establishing a Springfield housing trust fund.  

The purpose of the fund is to create new housing as well as to preserve, rehabilitate and adapt existing housing in the city.  

An advisory committee, including resident appointments and experts in the housing, non-profit, real estate, and finance fields would help guide goals and initiatives of the fund. 

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