Action Item 7.1.1.2: Encourage empty nesters to stay in Acton

Continue to develop policies that encourage empty nesters and seniors to stay in Acton in order to increase the taxpayer/student ratio.1
  • 1. Acton currently has a relatively high ratio of students to its total population, which results in a relatively high proportion of taxes needed to support the school.
Priority: 
Highest
Timing: 
Ongoing (existing actions or efforts to be continued and expanded)
Primary Inventory Element: 
Population and Housing
Other Inventory Elements: 
Facilities
Lead Owner: 
Council on Aging<i> </i>
Other Owners: 
Selectmen