The plan, which was met with resident and community member pressure, had been to redevelop immigrant family homes
Send ZBA comments in opposition to 168 Gove Street building proposal
Landlord Monty Gold and Turtle Swamp Brewery filed a lawsuit to stop the building of 38 units of senior housing.
A large landlord refused to negotiate with Mattapan renters to prevent evictions and displacement.
The gathering is being held by families at 168 Gove Street, in response to a luxury developer's plan to build condos.
“We will lose the connection, the tight community we have in our neighborhood,” she said of more transient renters. “We won’t get to know our neighbors.”
"They are the faces of the “displacement crisis."
Given the opportunity to publicly address the grievances leveled against him, City Realty Co-Owner Steve Whalen stood at the microphone, pulled his pants down, and covered the entire chamber in a diarrhea tsunami.