April 20, 2024



Boston plan to house migrants at former veterans’ shelter is slammed as ‘disgusting’

New York Post

By Melissa Koenig
Published April 1, 2024, 10:51 a.m. ET

A plan to turn a former Boston-area veterans’ home into a shelter for hundreds of migrants has been slammed as “disgusting” by local residents, who say Massachusetts’ services should instead go to the nation’s heroes.

Democratic Gov. Maura Healey announced last week she would convert the historic Chelsea Soldiers’ Home — which was vacant and scheduled for demolition — into a site for 100 migrant families and pregnant women, the Boston Herald reports.

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