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Ottawa Community News: ‘Treated like dirt’: Herongate tenants oppose above-guideline rent hikes

‘Treated like dirt’: Herongate tenants oppose above-guideline rent hikes Posted July 12, 2016Alex Laffin and his family have…

Posted July 12, 2016

Halifax Examiner: Nova Scotia ACORN’s push for mandatory landlord licensing in Halifax

The Halifax Examiner speaks with Jonathen Brigley of Nova Scotia ACORN about that organization’s push for mandatory landlord…

Posted July 11, 2016

Support Landlord Licensing!

Watch the video and sign the petition to support Toronto ACORN's Landlord Licensing campaign. Posted May 30, 2016Check…

Posted May 30, 2016

“A Community Under Attack”: Burnaby ACORN and Allies Release Metrotown Demovictions Report

On May 16, 2016 the Burnaby ACORN chapter and its allies in the fight to Stop Demovictions in…

Posted May 26, 2016

Burnaby Now: City will give demoviction report ‘serious consideration’

Members of the Stop Demovictions Burnaby campaign were in council to present their study, A Community Under Attack,…

Posted May 26, 2016

Global News: Website tracks Toronto’s ‘worst’ landlords and buildings

The website landlordwatch.com compiled city inspection data and ranked buildings and landlords by the number of violations issued…

Posted May 19, 2016

Now Magazine: Looking for a new apartment in Toronto? Check landlordwatch.com before signing a lease

New website aggregates landlords and addresses with the highest numbers of City of Toronto investigations in an effort…

Posted May 19, 2016

CBC News: FRPO political contributions

CBC investigates FRPO contributions to Liberal Party of Ontario candidates Posted April 22, 2016Toronto ACORN member Donna Borden…

Posted April 22, 2016

ACORN Canada Members’ Testimony Makes Impact at CRTC Hearing on Internet Access and Affordability

ACORN Canada's tireless efforts to keep the high cost of internet in the public eye led to our members being…

Posted April 20, 2016

Ottawa members celebrate first step in municipal campaign on predatory lending

Ottawa members celebrate first step in municipal campaign on predatory lending last Wednesday, with unanimous motion passing for…

Posted April 19, 2016

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