Boston wants to rent out 30 hotel rooms at the Quality Inn in Revere.
They're for people currently in the area of Massachusetts Avenue and Melnea Cass Boulevard who are experiencing homelessness and addiction.
But Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo is against it — saying there's no real plan, and that makes the idea dangerous. We speak with Mayor Arrigo, and then get more context and analysis from WBUR's Deborah Becker.
This segment aired on September 22, 2021.