Town of Groton
Meeting Notice

Town Clerk
173 Main Street
Groton, MA 01450
(978) 448-1100

Affordable Housing Trust Meeting

Wednesday, April 13 2022 at 7:00 PM
Town Hall: Second Floor Meeting Room, 173 Main Street Groton, MA

This meeting was posted Monday, April 11 2022 at 11:00 AM


Date:          Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Time:         7 pm

Location:    Second Floor Meeting Room, Town Hall, 173 Main St.

  1. Discuss citizens petition to change the definition of age restricted housing meeting with proponent Jeffrey Brem and other interested land owner Richard Harrington.
  2. Review draft regular session minutes from March 23, 2022.
  3. Review summary of Hoyts Wharf Parcel research.
  4. Review April 7, 2022 invoice from Dillis & Roy Civil Design Group for $1,000 for soil testing on Hoyts Wharf Parcel.
  5. Decide whether to pay $500 for Dillis & Roy Civil Design Group to prepare soil logs to document test holes dug on March 22, 2022 for soil testing.
  6. Discuss MHP Housing Summit Housing Institute which will have a June 7 all day virtual event and a June 8 in person day at SpringHill Suites in Devens.
  7. Discuss possibility of a Housing Summit 2 or other event to increase coordination of effort and provide education.
  8. Executive Session #1 – Pursuant to M.G.L., c.30A, §21(a), Clause 7 – “To comply with, or act under the authority of, any general or special law or federal grant-in-aid requirements” – PURPOSE – Review, Approve and Consider the Release of Executive Session Minutes. Roll call vote may be taken.
  9. Executive Session #2. Pursuant to G.L. Chapter 30A, §21(a), Clause 6 – “To consider the purchase, exchange, lease or value of real property if the chair declares that an open meeting may have a detrimental effect on the negotiating position of the public body.” – PURPOSE – town owned properties.  Roll call vote may be taken.

Note that a vote may be taken regarding any of the listed agenda items.  Roll call votes are required for executive sessions and virtual meetings.

The listing of topics that the Chair reasonably anticipates will be discussed at the meeting is not intended as a guarantee of the topics that will have been discussed. Not all topics listed may in fact be discussed, and other topics not listed may also be brought up for discussion to the extent permitted by law.