The former home of Charlotte Golar Richie, at 29 Percival St. in Dorchester, was purchased by a developer who wanted to turn it into a sober home. But because of community resistance, that will no longer proceed. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
06:48Feb 20, 2019

In Tight-Knit Dorchester Neighborhood, Neighbors Try To Halt Sober House

With an opioid crisis underway, advocates say sober homes provide an important resource. But in areas like Meetinghouse Hill, neighbors say their community is being unfairly targeted as a site for the homes.

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