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FAQ’s on Governor’s Proposal for Immigrant Children at Westover


(WGGB) — With news that Gov. Deval Patrick has proposed Westover Air Reserve Base as a possible location to house unaccompanied children crossing the nation’s southern border illegally, there are certainly expected to be many questions.

Who would be paying for this? Why is Massachusetts taking on this issue? Do communities have a say in whether these facilities open in their town?

State and federal officials have offered a list of answers to these and many other frequently asked questions.

You can CLICK HERE to see some of those questions, along with answers, from the Governor’s office.

You can also CLICK HERE for find answers from the Dept. of Homeland Security.

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