Eastern Bank awards $50,000 grant to ACDC for affordable housing

Boston-based Eastern Bank, America’s oldest and largest community bank, has made a $50,000 grant to the Asian Community Development Corporation (ACDC) to help keep low-income residents in their homes in the face of large developments in Greater Boston. ACDC is a community-based organization serving low-income and immigrant communities of Greater Boston, Quincy and Malden.

Quincy councilors seek property tax break for residents

With residential property owners in Quincy facing annual tax bills that have increased by an average of $1,170 over the last five years, City Councilor-at-large Nina Liang and Ward 4 City Councilor Brian Palmucci are seeking to bring relief for taxpayers who live on the property they own.