June 1, 21018 - Rental Property Owner Training

Nearly 50 Chicopee Rental Property Owners participated in a City-sponsored education program.  The three part series provided information and educational materials on tenant selection, fair housing, code compliance, and lead paint laws.  Funded with federal Community Development Block Grant funds, the program was presented by John Fisher of Wayfinders..

Participants comments included:
"Great Course.  Very Informative"
"All good information for landlords to know"
"Workshops were extremely informative and beneficial; a broad knowledge base"

The City intends to host a second session of workshops in September.
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  1. June 1, 2018 - Rental Property Owner Training

    Nearly 50 Chicopee Rental Property Owners participated in a City-sponsored education program. Read on...
  2. May 15th, 2018 - Harmony House Tour

    On Tuesday, May 15th, Harmony House Board Members and volunteers toured the project with Mayor Kos, Gina Kos, and City Councilor Gary Labrie. Read on...
  3. March 2018 - Housing Development - Maple Street

    The federal HOME program provides financing to develop affordable housing. Read on...
  4. February 2018 - Non-Profit Facility Improvement Program

    Mayor Kos joined Chicopee Boys and Girls Club Board members and staff for a tour of the recent renovations. Read on...
  5. Action Planning

    Every Year, the Office of Community Development must complete an Annual Action Plan in order for the City to review CDBG and HOME funds. Read on...
  6. January 2018 - Grand Opening - Business Assistance

    On January 30, City Officials, Downtown Business Owners, family and friends joined to celebrate the opening of Good Works Coffee shop located at 46 Center Street. Read on...
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