Public Housing Program


East Side Acres


East Side Acres was built to house families. It includes nine buildings, with 49 units, on Emery, Bowdoin and Bates streets. It includes two, three and four-bedroom apartments. Built in 1968, East Side Acres was SHA’s first housing community. East Side Acres has a community building and a playground.

  • Constructed 1968
  • Nine wood construction, 2 story buildings
  • 49 Multi Family Public Housing apartments
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom units
  • Annual Property Taxes: PILOT (Payment in Lieu of Taxes)
  • Program: Public Housing
East Side Acres
Sunset Towers

Sunset Towers Apartments


Sunset Towers is at 941 Main Street. It has 72 one-bedroom apartments and efficiencies for seniors and people living with disabilities. The apartments have a great central location in town, and it is along the community bus route.

  • Constructed 1970
  • 8 story lift slab masonry building
  • 72 Senior and Disabled Apartments
  • Studio / Efficiency and 1 BR Apartments
  • Annual Property Taxes: PILOT (Payment in Lieu of Taxes)
  • Program: Public Housing