Housing Crisis Looms As Mass. Renters And Homeowners Miss Payments

Gladys Vega, executive director of the Chelsea Collaborative, said she’s so worried about people in her neighborhood being evicted, she’s setting up air mattresses to provide temporary shelter at the nonprofit’s offices.

“If it comes to the worst, this is where we’re going to put people,” Vega said.

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