Rent Issues

After KS eviction ban is lifted, tenants and landlords seek redress

An eviction notice stuck on a door. Bigstock With two young children in tow, Ashley McClelland spent Wednesday getting her things out of her Apartment KCK. She didn’t know where she was going to go yet, but she couldn’t stay. The 39-year-old bachelor mother has been struggling financially since a …

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Innisfil tenants ordered to pay back $ 7,000 in rent after battle with landlords

Innisfil family struggles to repay rent after refusing to pay landlords for unlivable conditions “There is no end to this pandemic and I sat there at the [Landlord and Tenant Board] The court is watching them order tenants to pay thousands of dollars, ”said Elizabeth Hopkins, a resident of Innisfil, …

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Seeking a second term as governor, McAuliffe points to detailed policies and past experience

Former Gov. Terry McAuliffe said he entered the already crowded gubernatorial race in December because members of the state’s legislative black caucus said “we need you back.” In May, the Republican Party had already established its statewide ticket which includes a black woman for the lieutenant governor. Meanwhile, the Democratic …

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Stop the Attacks on Housing First!

The Pierre Hotel in San Francisco, as part of Housing First People are angry about homelessness. Videos of fighting against tent dwellers, shootings in camps and open-air drug supermarkets are increasingly associated with the homeless. Long-awaited solutions to the crisis, such as huge new financing for affordable housing and the …

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Elmira City Rental Assistance Program

ELMIRA, NY (WETM) – Federal funds have been allocated locally to help those in need of rent assistance due to the pandemic. Emergency Care Act Federal government funding has been provided to the City of Elmira’s Department of Community Development due to financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The …

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GUEST VIEW: Voccio’s rhetoric strikes a sour note | Notice

Let’s review City Councilor Chris Voccio’s statements in his article “Saving the Neighborhoods of Niagara Falls” as published in Wednesday’s Gazette. “Our neighborhoods are threatened by a number of issues, including a few bad players in the short-term rental (STR) industry wreaking havoc on what were once residential streets.” The …

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Traffic light problems in The Brick, New Jersey

It’s not exactly news that a trip to Brick Blvd. can range from boring to downright impossible. Is it always going to be like this? I’m driving Brick Blvd. every day, and I drive it during rush hour and off-peak too, so I feel like I can speak with some …

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Palm Beach County Rental Assistance Portal Closes Due to Increased Demand

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla .– In a flash, Everett Hamilton’s multimedia business was gone – just like his livelihood – thanks to the pandemic. “I probably went from 12 to 15 things a month to absolutely zero,” he said. “I knew the implications of COVID were huge.” Faced with the …

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Readers react to plan to move homeless campers from downtown

On May 11, Sam Adams, former Portland mayor and current Mayor Ted Wheeler liaison, met with partners from some of the largest law firms in downtown Portland to discuss the Sans Camps. – shelter in Portland (“Camping Retreat”, WW, May 19, 2021). WW spoke to several people who attended the …

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100 years after the Tulsa race massacre, African Americans still feel left out

Tulsa, Oklahoma – At the foot of modern buildings in an anonymous street, a few discreet metal plates catch the eye. “Grier Cordonnier”, “Earl real estate” – glued to the ground, they bear the names of black-owned businesses that once stood there before being destroyed in one of the worst …

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