Old High School Commons Acton, MA
The Town of Acton declared the 2-story former High School surplus, and through an RFP process, the town selected Common Ground Development Corporation as developer. CGDC & Acton entered into a 50 year lease to convert the vacant building to 15 units of affordable rental housing that includes one, two and three bedroom units for persons with incomes at or below 60% of AMI. The brick and concrete building is located on Route 111, Mass. Ave., near the junction of Routes 27 and 2 and is historically significant. Two of the units are rented to handicapped tenants under the Community Based Housing program. A total of six units are subsidized.