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This is Not Your Father’s Affordable Housing

This is Not Your Father’s Affordable Housing by Michael Daly Affordable housing has become a major topic of conversation for many communities throughout the East End of Long Island and the nation as income distribution gets

Let’s Put More Community in the CPF

by Michael Daly Com• mu•ni•ty: 1. A group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common. 2. A particular area or place considered together with its inhabitants. 3.  The people of a

The Homestead: It’s Not About Either/Or, It’s About AND

by Michael Daly Affordable housing or preservation? Workforce housing or grand estates? People or animals? Senior housing or clean water? Preservation or sustainability? It has been (cynically) said that today’s home buyer is tomorrow’s environmentalist. As

The Homestead: Be a Yimby!

By Michael Daly Your daughter can’t afford to live here on her new teachers’ salary. You new friend can’t attend your birthday celebration because she lives 45 miles away and doesn’t “come east” on the weekends. Your

The Homestead: Love Yer Elders

by Michael Daly Thank God my sister, Eleanor, with her husband James and their two teenage children, lives with and cares for my 92-year-old mother Muriel in Westhampton. Eleanor is also a mom herself and works

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