Learn about senior housing lottery Wednesday

Apartments for income-eligible seniors at the new Benfield Farms property are expected to become available starting in January, and information sessions for potential applicants are scheduled for Wednesday at 4:30 and 6 p.m. in Town Hall, 66 Westford St. The one- and two-bedroom units are available to people age 62 or older who meet the income requirements for affordable housing, and will be assigned on a lottery basis. The deadline to submit an application for the lottery is noon Sept. 9. Applications are available at www.benfieldfarmsapts.com, by calling 978-369-2400, or from the Council on Aging office in Town Hall.