Concord Housing Development Corporation

Duties

The Concord Housing Development Corporation (CHDC) is a nonprofit housing corporation established by Chapter 275 of the Acts of 2006. Its members are appointed by the Concord Select Board. The Select Board may, from time to time, set policies and guidelines under which the CHDC board operates for the purposes described in the act, but day-to-day operation of the corporation shall be independent of the Select Board and the Town Manager. (Click here to see the full Charge)

These Restated Articles of Organization restate Chapter 275 of the Acts of 2006, under which the Corporation was created, and amend the Articles by adding provisions related to corporate purpose and dissolution required by the Internal Revenue Service for tax exempt status under I.R.C. 501 (c)(3).

The CHDC board shall exercise its powers and perform its duties for the purpose of investigating and implementing alternatives for the provision of affordable housing for persons of low, moderate, and middle income and others whose needs may be identified from time to time in the town.

Board Members

Members Term Expires
Lee Smith, Co-Chair 2022
James Burns 2020
Yannis Tsitsas 2021
Douglas Bacon 2021
Jerry Evans, Co-Chair 2021
Peter Lowitt 2022

Meetings


Agendas & Minutes


Agendas are posted prior to meetings and minutes are posted after approval.
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

Agendas and Minutes for meetings prior to July 1, 2017 can be found on the Regional Housing Services Office website: Concord Housing Development Corporation

Meetings are typically held at 7:00 pm on the fourth Monday of the month unless otherwise noted below.

Meeting Schedule

Meeting Date Meeting Location Meeting Time Comments
January 13, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. Rescheduled from 12/23
February 3, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. Rescheduled from 1/27
March 2, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. Rescheduled from 2/24
April 13, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. Rescheduled from 3/23
April 27, 2020 CCHS, Room 256, 500 Walden Street 7:00 p.m. CANCELLED
May 25, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. CANCELLED
June 22, 2020 Conference Room, 55 Church Street 7:00 p.m. CANCELLED
July 23, 2020 Virtual Meeting 7:00 p.m.  Check Agenda for meeting information

Programs

Small Grant Home Repair Assistance

The Concord Housing Development Corporation has a Small Grant Program designed to provide assistance to Concord residents for making repairs and alterations to their homes for safety and health reasons.

For more information, click here.

Projects

CHDC sponsored affordable housing projects

Junction Village Affordable Assisted Living

Map of Subsidized Housing Inventory in Concord

Concord Map of Affordable Housing 11.27.17