I support Pine Street Inn

WE, THE UNDERSIGNED SOUTH END RESIDENTS, SUPPORT THE PINE STREET INN in their proposed purchase and operation of the lodging house property at 38-42 Upton Street, currently owned by Hope House. We believe it is imperative to maintain and increase well-managed, low-income housing in Boston and to stem any further net loss of this housing. We support a South End which has long been an economically diverse community. We welcome residents of all economic, ethnic and social backgrounds to share in the vitality and neighborliness of the South End. We are committed to preserving affordable housing where residents can have a place to call home while rebuilding their lives. Pine Street Inn is an experienced and responsible property manager with a solid reputation in low-income and permanent housing. Pine Street Inn is committed to:


This petition is sponsored by the South End Welcoming Committee, a group formed to promote diversity and extend a welcoming hand to all newcomers to the South End regardless of race, creed, economic status, gender or sexual orientation.


To learn more about the South End Welcoming Committee or to join in our efforts, please email us at sewelcoming@gmail.com.


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    Nick Calos, United States

    7 years ago Comments: I think Pine Street should be allowed to utilize this property as they see fit. They are actually shrinking the number of people that are there now.
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    Carol and Eric Streiff, United States

    7 years ago Comments: We are delighted to join our neighbors in the South End in welcoming Pine Street Inn to Upton Street and we firmly believe that the overwhelming majority of South End residents feel as we do.
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    Rose Schwartz, United States

    7 years ago
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