LOWER ROXBURY: UNLOCKING INVESTMENT FOR THIS CHOICE NEIGHBORHOOD

study May 15, 2012

In this 22-page whitepaper, TACC outlines the argument for investment in the Lower Roxbury section of Boston, MA. With housing stock that is 75 percent public and subsidized, Lower Roxbury has the highest concentrations of subsidized housing in the Northeast; Extremely Low Income (ELI) Persons make up 60 percent of the community. TACC is supporting neighborhood organizations and local government with research and planning to advocate for the future implementation of a multi-stakeholder intervention with housing and a strong supportive services components. This paper expands on the Lower Roxbury Housing Study issued in 2011.    
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