Thursday, May 24, 2007

From the Frontline 5/24/2007

From the From the Frontline:

Affordable Rent March and Rally A Success

Staff from Strycker's Bay attended yesterday's March and Rally organized by a coalition of housing groups, the NYC Central Labor Council, & the Working Families Party -- New York Is Our Home -- Affordable Rent Campaign is working to

- Repeal vacancy decontrol

- Preserve Mitchell-Lama and Section 8 housing

- Stop unfair rent increases and harassment

- Ensure adequate State and City funding for public housing

- Limit rental payments for all people living with AIDS to 30% of income

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