Thursday, April 26, 2007

Blog Chelsea 4/26/2007

From Blog Chelsea:

Rally to Preserve Rent Stabilization

Merle Lister of CTAC announced that there is a rally on Wed, May 23 at Stuyvesant Town at 5:00 p.m. and a rally on Saturday May 5, from 11:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m. at Middle Collegiate Church 50 E. 7th St. The rally is to:

1.Repeal rent destabilization & the Urstadt Law

2. Preserve Mitchell Lama and Section 8 Housing

3. Stop unfair rent increases and harassment

4. Ensure adequate state funding for NYCHA housing

5. Limit rental payments for people living with HIV/AIDS to 30% of income