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Citizens' Housing and Planning Association: Fair and Affordable Housing Open House - April 29, 2017

Fair and Affordable Housing Open House - April 29, 2017

Start: 2017-04-29 10:00:00

End: 2017-04-29 14:00:00

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Cambridge, MA, March 22, 2017 -- The Housing Division of the City’s Community Development Department and the City’s Human Rights Commission will be co-hosting a free event highlighting numerous services and programs offered in Cambridge that address a range of housing needs.   The event will take place on Saturday, April 29, from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., at Cambridge Rindge and Latin Main Cafeteria, 459 Broadway, Cambridge MA 02139.

Representatives from dozens of city agencies and non-profit organizations that provide affordable housing; homelessness, eviction and foreclosure prevention services; landlord/tenant mediation; first-time home-buyer resources; enforcement of housing discrimination laws, and more, will be available to meet with participants.

Throughout the event, there will be short presentations and panel discussions on topics including fair housing laws and basic tenant rights, how housing voucher programs work, first-time home-buyer resources, and asthma and lead poisoning prevention.

This event is free and open to all.  No advance registration is necessary.

For more information about the event, please visit http://www.cambridgema.gov/hrc.

This event is made possible with the generous support of Cambridge Saving Bank, Cambridge Trust Company, and East Cambridge Savings Bank.