Affordable Housing Trust

Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes | View Minutes 2011 and Older

Affordable Housing Trust meetings typically take place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the Hingham Town Hall. 

Members


Board of Trustees (Appointment by Selectmen, ART 21 ATM 2007)
  • Tim White, Chairman
  • Kathleen Amonte
  • Aylene Calnan
  • Al Chambers
  • Anita Comerford
  • Brittan duBose
  • Nancy Kerber
  • Michael MacDonald
  • Joseph Fisher

Goals


The Hingham Affordable Housing Trust Fund aims to further the following goals:
  • The Trust seeks to preserve affordable housing through a variety of means which will benefit both current homeowners and potential new residents.
  • The Trust will propose, support and develop affordable housing that contributes positively to the character of the town, considering both Hingham’s history and its future.
  • The Trust will engage in education and advocacy with the goal of promoting the diversity of Hingham’s population.
Please see Article 39 of the Hingham Town By-laws (PDF) for information about the Hingham Affordable Housing Trust.

Housing Needs Assessment

The Affordable Housing Trust hosted a Community Housing Forum on May 15, 2019. The presentation on recent demographic shifts and housing trends, made by consultant Karen Sunnarborg, is available HERE.