[Boston City Council makes fair housing policy]
Original Airdate: 1/14/1988
Item Type: newstape - edited story master
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Description : Abstract
David Boeri reports that Ray Flynn (Mayor of Boston) and the Boston City Council will work together to create a public housing policy that ensures equal access while providing some element of choice. Boeri notes that the city must comply with the policy of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) if they wish to continue receiving federal funds. Boeri's report includes footage of Flynn, Charles Yancey (Boston City Council), and Bruce Bolling (Boston City Council) at a press conference about fair housing policy. Boeri's report also features footage from an interview with James Kelly (Boston City Council). Kelly says that free choice is more important than racial diversity. Boeri reviews the current housing policy and the policy requirements of HUD. Boeri's report is accompanied by footage of white and African American tenants of public housing and by footage of Dapper O'Neil (Boston City Council).
Contributor : Reporter
Subject : Keywords
Public housing - Integration
Subject : Personal Names
O'Neil, Albert "Dapper"
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston City Council
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Type : Genre
News - Television
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