Campaign 2017

Candidates Clash On Housing, Immigration

by Paul Bass | Aug 21, 2017 2:36 pm | Comments (19)

Paul Bass photos Marcus Paca promised that if he becomes mayor, he will fight gentrification, while Mayor Toni Harp argued that the burst of market-rate housing in town doesn’t constitute gentrification.

Harp promised to continue New Haven’s “sanctuary city” policies even if President Trump withholds federal grants, while Paca promised to take a closer look at the issue first to avoid losing needed dollars.

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