Committee Chair:

Councillor Baker

Committee Vice Chair:

Councillor Yancey

Committee Members:

Councillors Ciommo, Murphy, Zakim

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Committee Description:

Committee on Housing, which shall concern itself with public policy involving the preservation, creation, and rehabilitation of housing in the city, including public housing programs. The committee is charged with evaluation of policies and programs of the city to ensure an adequate supply of affordable housing to advocate toward the goal of safe, decent, and affordable housing for all residents in the city. The committee shall exercise oversight with respect to the housing policies and programs of the Boston Redevelopment Authority, the Department of Neighborhood Development, Boston Housing Authority, and the Rental Housing Resource Center.