East end ACORN members said the new owner is trying to push out tenants and convert units into condos
Mike Wood, chair of the tenant advocacy group ACORN Hamilton, urged councillors at their Jan. 14 planning committee to strengthen the city's property standards bylaw. Wood said tenants are living in unsafe conditions that city officials are ignoring.
Hamilton’s planning committee has unanimously approved a motion to look at improving the property standards bylaw to protect tenants who are trapped in unhealthy and unsafe living conditions.
Hamilton ACORN member Patricia Galvin speaks with CHCH News.
Councillor calls for examination of property standards protocols in light of tenants’ concerns
Mould, pests, broken buzzers among issues tenants want enforcement on: ACORN