BHA DOJ Juvenile Reentry Assistance Program (JRAP) grant materials

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Boston Housing Authority of Boston, MA.


From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

All application and award materials related to the Boston Housing Authority's application for and receipt of grant funds from the Department of Justice's Juvenile Reentry Assistance Program (

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 calendar days, as the statute requires.


Beryl C.D. Lipton

From: Agro, Lydia

Dear Ms. Lipton:

I apologize. It was my understanding that we had already responded to the below request. The materials requested are attached.



Lydia Agro
Chief of Staff
Boston Housing Authority
52 Chauncy Street, Boston MA 02111