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Charles J Franklin

More about Charles J Franklin

Charles Franklin is an MIT-educated software developer who helped found the local advocacy organizations Upgrade Cambridge and Green Cambridge.

Charles wants Cambridge to add high-quality, affordable housing that enjoys the presence of trees, is prepared for the changing climate, and doesn't worsen the urban heat island. In addition to renter protections, Charles supports increased home ownership.

While Charles does not support the Affordable Housing Overlay, he has developed an alternative zoning plan that aims to be more consistent with the character of individual neighborhoods and increase greenery while incentivizing affordable housing development.

Incumbent
No
Age
27 years, 3 months
Born in 1992
Voter Registration
Dec. 2, 2016

Where does Charles live?

Address
Lives at 162 Hampshire St. 1R Cambridge, MA 02139

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Our Revolution 2019

Our revolution supports a new generation of progressive leaders across the US.

Our Revolution 2019

Our revolution supports a new generation of progressive leaders across the US.

ABC Candidate 2019 Survey

A Better Cambridge is a local housing/growth-and-development focused group. They used their questionnaire to determine their endorsements.

ABC Candidate 2019 Survey

A Better Cambridge is a local housing/growth-and-development focused group. They used their questionnaire to determine their endorsements.

Vision Zero Coalition 2019

Asking candidates about how to reduce Cambridge to zero fatalities or serious injuries on the road

Vision Zero Coalition 2019

Asking candidates about how to reduce Cambridge to zero fatalities or serious injuries on the road

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