We first want to thank those who worked on prior editions and supplements for this title. In particular, thanks to Margot Saunders, who was an author of the first and second editions. Thanks also to Nancy Brockway, Jerold Oppenheim, Bruce Plenk, Helen Gonzales, Chi Chi Wu, Amy Marshall Mix, Phyllis Kimmel, Gary Klein, Mark Benson, Stacey Greenberg, Steve Patton, John Rao, Tony Rodriguez, Jonathan Sheldon, Stuart Rossman and others too numerous to list. We also appreciate Mike Hanley of the of the Greater Upstate Law Project (New York) and Mac McCreight of Greater Boston Legal Services for their careful review in past years of Chapter 8 (Utility Allowances) and their insights into the convoluted world of subsidized housing.
On this edition, we want to especially thank Chi Chu Wu, Allen Agnitti, Kurt Terwilliger, Emily Green Caplan, Mary Kingsley, Matthew Balotta, and James Diaz for their substantive contribution. Thanks also to Christian Pilhofer and Patricia Weisgerber for legal research. We are also grateful to Dorothy Tan for editorial supervision; Kim Calvi for editorial assistance; Shirlron Williams for assistance with cite checking; Shannon Halbrook for organizing the companion materials; Xylutions for typesetting services; Scribe for composition services; Mary McLean for indexing; and iFactory and Codearium for designing and developing the website for the online version of this title.