HHP approved by DHCD


Step #1 completed:  The Town of Medfield today received the letter below from the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) announcing that our Housing Production Plan had been approved.

Also attached are the two letters from our Representatives, Denise Garlick and Shawn Dooley to DHCD and MassHousing citing issues with respect to the Dale Street 40B proposal.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT Charles D. Baker, Governor + Karyn E. Polito, Lt. Governor + Chrystal Kornegay, Undersecretary November 17; 2016 Mr. Mark Fisher, Chairman Medfield Board of Selectman Town House/ 459 Main Street 02052 Dear Mr. Fisher: The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) approves the Town of Medfield's Housing Production Plan (HPP) pursuant to 760 CMR 56.03(4). The effective date for the HPP is October 7, 2016, the date that DHCD received a complete plan submission. The HPP has a five year term and will expire on October 6, 2021. Approval of your HPP allows the Town to request DHCD's Certification of Municipal Compliance when: • Housing units affordable to low and moderate income households have been produced during one calendar year, totaling at least 0.5% (21 units) of year round housing wiits. • All units produced are eligible to be counted on the Subsidized Housing Inventory (SIIl). If you have questions about eligibility for the SHI, please visit our website at: www.mass.gov/dhcd. • All units have been produced in accordance with the approved HPP and DHCD Guidelines. I applaud your efforts to plan for the housing needs of Medfield. Please contact Phillip DeMartino, Technical Assistance Coordinator, at (617) 573-1357 or Phillip.DeMartino@state.ma.us, if you need assistance as you implement your BPP. Sincerely, ~~ Associate Director cc Senator Shawn Dooley Representative James E. Timilty Representative Denise C. Garlick Sarah Raposa, Town Planner, Medfield Osler. L. Peterson, Clerk, Board of Selectman, Medfield Michael J. Sullivan, Town Administrator, Medfield Wright C. Dickenson, Chair, Planning Board, Medfield Stephen M. Nolan, Chair, Affordable Housing Committee, Medfield 100 Cambridge Street., Suite 300 Boston, Massachusetts 02114 www.mass.gov/dhcd 617.573.1100 ' ' '· • ~' 1' ~ ~mmo/u,1,1.ealhf oj1 /lt:M:Ja,c,,{u-Jett:J J'd~tcle- q/.!Jt/21"C.Je1itat/t0.1 · ,9late .7'tb1.t120161117-dhcd-ltr-from_page_220161117-dhcd-ltr-from_page_320161117-dhcd-ltr-from_page_420161117-dhcd-ltr-from_page_5

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