Affordable Set Aside Percentage Increased:
Watertown's affordable set-aside percentage for private residential development projects that create 6 or more units or more than 5 lots was has changed. The set-aside has increased from 12.5% to 15.0%, and the affordability is now in two parts. Click here
to see the Town Council approved zoning text.
Foreclosure Prevention Counseling Services available:
Watertown partners with Cambridge Neighborhood Apartment Housing Services, Inc. (CNAHS) to provide foreclosure prevention counseling services to Watertown residents. If you are struggling to pay your mortgage, call CNAHS at 617-491-1545.
Draft FY2018 AAP:
The Housing Partnership is scheduled to discuss and potentially approve Watertown's Housing-related FY2018 Annual Action Plan at a public meeting on February 21, 2017.
Revised Citizen Participation Plan:
The Housing Partnership revised the Citizen Participation Plan for the Annual Action Plan and Consolidated Plan.