This morning, municipal leaders from Lynn and Swampscott presented on the State of the Region in a meeting hosted by the Greater Lynn Chamber of Commerce.
Lynn Mayor Tom McGee and Swampscott Town Administrator Sean Fitzgerald provided updates on the progress of both communities made in 2020. Topics included transportation, COVID relief for businesses, waste programs, race relations, and housing.
On the topic of Housing Lynn City Planner Aaron Clausen spoke on the approved Municipal Harbor Plan and the draft of the new Housing Production Plan. Marie Galazka, Swampscott’s Community and Economic Development Director, reviewed several new developments in Swampscott that include luxury residences, mixed income 55+ units, and affordable housing rentals.
Senator Crighton and Representative Capano as well as a member of Seth Molton’s team were also in attendance.