Robert Covelle, the embattled executive director of the Medford Housing Authority, is resigning, nearly a year after state officials initially visited the Riverside Avenue agency headquarters to investigate allegations of widespread favoritism in hiring and contracting under his leadership.
Medford Housing executive resigning under fire
Prodded by governor and city, housing chief accepts severance deal
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