Join GBIO for Housing Justice Lobby Day

On Thursday, April 11th from 10:30am -12pm join the Greater Boston Interfaith Organization (GBIO) on the steps of the Massachusetts State House to remind our legislators that housing justice must be secured during this session! There will be 20 minutes of music and fellowship to begin the event, then everyone…
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BCDC at the Brookline for Racial Justice and Equity (BRJE) Convening on Racial Equity 

At BRJE’s Convening on Racial Equity on March 25th, members of BCDC’s staff and board were among 100 local government, nonprofit, business, and faith leaders who gathered together for a day of cross-sector engagement focused on addressing racial inequities in Brookline. Board member Kimberley Richardson set the tone for the…
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BCDC’s “Donuts with Delegates” Housing Policy Advocacy Event

On March 26th, BCDC joined many Massachusetts community development corporations and the Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations (MACDC) in inviting local delegations of State Representatives and State Senators to a breakfast meeting to discuss and advocate for Massachusetts housing policy priorities. BCDC was honored to host Senator Cynthia Creem,…
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Brookline Town Meeting Passes Meaningful Compliance with MBTA-CA: Innovative Zoning Reforms Will Begin to Address Housing Affordability

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11.14.23 @ 11:23pm Contact: Katha Seidman Yes! In Brookline steering committee member (617) 510-7814 BROOKLINE–Tonight, Brookline Town Meeting voted by a wide margin to pass meaningful compliance with the MBTA Communities Act (MBTA-CA), marking an important step towards creating more affordable, transit-oriented housing in Brookline. The consensus…
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