/Tag: Cape Housing Institute

Editorial: Now’s the time — Let’s take control of our future

2019-08-15T12:44:29-05:00August 12th, 2019|Categories: Blog, HACBeat, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over the past few years, I’ve seen a sea change in the way that people on Cape Cod are talking about our housing crisis, and taking action to address it. Across the region, even the stably housed now understand that [...]

Municipal Peer Groups Discuss Accessory Dwelling Units

2019-03-11T15:09:12-05:00October 12th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Stefanie Coxe (third from right) discusses Accessory Dwelling Unit bylaws during the Mid-Cape Municipal Peer Group meeting this summer.  Modifying each town’s Accessory Dwelling Unit bylaw is not a panacea for Cape Cod’s housing issues, but it can help. [...]

Cape Housing Institute Begins in October

2019-03-11T15:09:29-05:00September 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , |

Jim Donaghue and Elizabeth Brown, both of Bourne, were among the 140 municipal officials to take part in last year’s Cape Housing Institute.  HAC and Community Development Partnership (CDP) will kick off the second year of the Cape Housing Institute [...]

Editorial: On To Second Year for Cape Housing Institute and Cape Housing Advocacy

2019-03-11T15:09:43-05:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Attorney Peter Freeman speaks to participants about Chapter 40B during last year’s Cape Housing Institute.  It is long past time for bold new initiatives to help to increase our attainable housing stock on the Cape and Islands. “Attainable” housing means [...]

HAC Helps Municipalities Address Housing

2019-03-11T15:10:05-05:00July 13th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Mashpee Selectman John Cotton (second from right) talks about the affordable housing projects being conducted in his town during the Upper Cape Affordable Housing Municipal Peer Group meeting.  Municipal officials from every town on Cape Cod have come together in [...]

Cape Advocacy Training Inspires Public to Get Involved Locally

2019-03-11T15:11:25-05:00March 9th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

HAC Board President Mark Forest (from left), Barnstable Town Councilor Paula Schnepp, and Barnstable Housing Committee member Hilda Haye lead a Cape Housing Advocacy Training session last month.  Just how bad is the housing situation on Cape Cod and the [...]

Cape Housing Advocacy Training in February

2019-03-11T15:12:13-05:00January 5th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Community leaders take part in the Cape Housing Institute last fall. HAC and Community Development Partnership will be launching Advocacy Training next month for the general public.  Cape Cod residents will get an opportunity to learn how to speak up [...]

Cape Housing Institute Graduates Over 100 Town Officials

2019-03-11T15:12:45-05:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

At the conclusion of the Cape Housing Institute, each participant received a Certificate of Completion. Tobin Wirt, a member of the Sandwich Housing Authority, and Charlotte Harris of the Falmouth Planning Board, proudly hold up theirs. In the midst of [...]

Cape Housing Institute: The Speakers

2019-03-11T15:12:54-05:00November 15th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Since the middle of last month, 140 elected and appointed officials, municipal employees, and members of town boards, committees, and commissions on Cape Cod have come together to learn about ways they can begin to address the affordable housing needs [...]

Cape Housing Institute: The Participants

2019-03-11T15:12:55-05:00November 14th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Since the middle of last month, 140 elected and appointed officials, municipal employees, and members of town boards, committees, and commissions on Cape Cod have come together to learn about ways they can begin to address the affordable housing needs [...]

Editorial: Cape Housing Institute a Step Towards Progress

2019-03-11T15:13:01-05:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Architect Rick Fenuccio (left), president of Brown Lindquist Fenuccio & Raber Architects, and John Bologna, CEO of Coastal Engineering, are two of the presenters who have lent their expertise to the Cape Housing Institute.  We kicked off the inaugural Cape [...]

Helping Cape Communities Address Affordable Housing

2019-03-11T15:13:28-05:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Sandwich Housing Authority Executive Director Paula Schnepp (from left), Community Development Partnership Executive Director Jay Coburn talk to Matt Pitta from Cape Cod Broadcasting during a recent interview.  This month, HAC and Community Development Partnership (CDP) are embarking on a [...]

HAC and CDP to Launch Cape Housing Institute Next Month

2019-03-11T15:14:02-05:00September 8th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

HAC CEO Alisa Galazzi and Community Development Partnership Executive Director Jay Coburn announce the Cape Housing Institute at the One Cape Summit held in June.  Next month, a collaborative effort between HAC and Community Development Partnership to address the region’s [...]

HAC and CDP Launch Cape Housing Institute

2019-03-11T15:14:33-05:00August 4th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |

HAC CEO Alisa Galazzi and Community Development Partnership Executive Director Jay Coburn announced the collaboration between their two agencies at the One Cape Summit in June.  HAC CEO Alisa Galazzi and Community Development Partnership (CDP) Executive Director Jay Coburn have [...]