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massunion.org is back!!!

Our website is back up and running. We switched to a new much more powerful server host because we were having some Intermittent problems with the website and as a result decided to change web host; and unfortunately sometimes that takes a bit longer than expected. We appologize for any problems this may have caused.

State Public Housing Regulations What’s New?

In April 2017, the state released new regulations for state public housing.  
If you live in state public housing, here are a few highlights about what is new.

New Yearly Plans
Housing authorities with state public housing must submit a yearly plan to the Department of Housing and Community Development. These plans will include repair plans and ...

DHCD releases new updated "760cmr" regulations

DHCD Has released its new, updated "760cmr" regulations, and we have them for you here!!

MASSACHUSETTS UNION Comments on amendments to proposed state public regulations

Just last week,Jack Cooper, Exutive Director of MUPHT, in an email to Ian Meyer, Dept. of Housing and Community Development respectfully submited these comments to the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) in response to proposed changes to regulations that impact public housing residents.

To read the entire 5-page document you can either click here... ,view the pdf version..., or to view MUPHT and otherorganizations' 2016 comments on proposed state public housing regulations click:
http://www.masslegalservices.org/content/comments-proposed-state-public-housing-regulations.