Housing Partnership


Meetings are open to the public and all are welcome. Meetings are generally held:

  • 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. on the first Monday of each month
  • Over Zoom during COVID-19 pandemic (see agendas for link)

Agendas & Minutes

Most Recent Agenda (PDF) | View All Agendas and Minutes for Current Year

View all Opinion Pieces, Letters of Support, and meeting Minutes from 1988-2013 here.

Recordings of Meetings


  • Gordon Shaw, Vice Chair 
    Term expires June 2022
  • Richard Abuza
    Term expires June 2022
  • Jim Reis
    Term expires June 2024
  • Edgardo Cancel 
    Term expires June 2023
  • Julio Alves                                                        Term expires June 2024                                   
  • Carmen Junno, Chair                                Term expires June 2022
  • Ace Tayloe,
    Term expires June 2023
  • Hannah Shaffer
     Term expires June 2023
  • Sara Howard
     Term expires June 2023
  • Jennifer Dierenger
    Term expires June 2024

About the Northampton Housing Partnership

The Housing Partnership, an eleven member mayoral appointed volunteer board created in 1991, is charged with identifying and addressing the City’s housing needs, particularly for households with low- and moderate-incomes. The Housing Partnership assists with efforts to preserve existing affordable housing stock and supports initiatives to create new housing opportunities. The Partnership is staffed by the Office of Planning & Sustainability

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