Chatham Community Housing Partnership

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  • Karolyn McClelland, Chair
    Term expires: 2024
  • Tracy Cannon, Vice Chair
    Term expires: 2025
  • Katherine Nickerson, Clerk
    Term expires: 2026
  • Bruce Beane, Member
    Term expires: 2024
  • Bill Bystrom, Member
    Term expires: 2024
  • Kayta Koehler Rice, Member
    Term expires: 2024
  • Katy Sherer, Member
    Term expires: 2026
  • Lynne Pleffner, Member
    Term expires: 2024
  • Shirley L. Smith, Member
    Term expires: 2026
  • Shareen Davis, Select Board Liaison

Staff Contacts


Committee Charge

  1. Quantify the affordable housing need in our community.
  2. Quantify other housing needs in our community.
  3. Undertake the necessary study of the alternatives available as quickly as possible to address these needs.
  4. Recommend to the Board of Selectmen solutions which would most effectively address our community housing needs.
  5. Undertake to review the charges of other communities' affordable housing Task Forces or Committees to recommend to the Board of Selectmen whether or not this charge should be broadened.
  6. Prior to a recommendation being made, assure the integration of the input/opinions of individuals or groups in our community that have either expressed an interest in affordable housing or have begun to address the issue.
  7. Submit to the Board of Selectmen an annual report of the Chatham Community Housing Partnership.

Submitting Electronic Correspondence

Please submit correspondence to the Staff Liaison. Please note that all such electronic correspondence is considered a public record. Correspondence containing requests for public records will be responded to by the Staff Liaison in compliance with Massachusetts General Laws (MGL) Chapter 66, Section 10 within 10 days of receipt. All other correspondence and materials submitted will be forwarded by the Staff Liaison to the Board/Committee Chair, with a copy to Members/Commissioners and person sending request/comment, for potential scheduling of discussion on an upcoming public meeting agenda.