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Seniors can play lotto for housing in Wellesley

Posted by Ralph Ranalli July 18, 2007 11:45 AM



Wellesley will soon hold a lottery for seven condominiums at 12 Russell Road set aside as affordable housing for citizens 55 and older.

Five of the seven condos, are part of a 28-unit development known as Fells Hollow, have two bedrooms. The other two are one-bedroom units. Four of the seven are earmarked for applicants with a Wellesley connection.

An information session on how to participate in the lottery will be held Saturday, July 28, at 1:30 p.m. in the Wakelin Room at the Wellesley Free Library. All applications must be postmarked by August 16 and the lottery will be held August 23.

Officials said that applications can be obtained at the Planning Office at Town Hall, the reference desk of the Wellesley Free Library, or by calling 781-235-4120.

--Lisa Keen

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