Affordable Housing Committee
The members of the Affordable Housing Committee are appointed by the Board of Selectmen.
Van Ellet, chairman (2015)
Leigh Short, vice-chair (2015)
Craig Clemow, liaison to Affordable Housing Trust (2015)
Dylan Stafford, clerk (2015)
Vivienne Jaffe (2015)
Email sent to AHCommittee@williamstown.net will be received by all members of the Affordable Housing Committee.
Affordable Housing Committee Mission Statement
Minutes of Committee meetings for 2014.
Archived Minutes prior to 2014.
Glosssary of Affordable Housing Terms
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program 2013 Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP)
Affordable Housing Needs Assessment (executive summary) May 2013
Affordable Housing Needs Assessment (full report) May 2013
Lowry Site Aerial
Impact of housing that’s affordable - iBerkshires
Affordable Housing Committee letter to the Conservation Commission concerning the lifting of restrictions 10-31-12
Church Corner Apartments - Affordable Housing in Williamstown
201-207 Cole Avenue, Williamstown, MA 01267
Corner of Cole Avenue and Church Street, just east of Williamstown Elementary School
8 affordable apartments with one, two, and three bedrooms opened in the former St. Raphael’s Church and Rectory in 2011.
2012 Annual Town Report
2011 Annual Town Report
2010 Annual Town Report
2009 Annual Town Report
Explanation of Affordable Housing Articles on the 2012 Town Meeting Warrant
Affordable Housing 04-03-12 Meeting FAQ
Affordable Housing 04-03-12 Meeting Handout on Housing Inventory
CPA and Affordable Housing Guidebook
Developing Affordable Housing on Public Land Guidebook
Municipal Affordable Housing Trust Guidebook
Housing Feasibility Assessment - Ryan 2003 (3MB)
RKG Housing Market Overview 2002 (5MB)
RKG Economy and Employment 2002 (5MB)
Boston Globe article on The Spruces April 10, 2012
MetroWest Daily News Family-Friendly Affordable Housing April 8, 2012
Swiatek Open Meeting Law Complaint Documents
Kaiser Report on Spruces Flooding December 18, 2012 AHC Meeting