Healthy Homes - Habitation saine

Every person deserves affordable, livable housing. In many low income neighbourhoods, tenants live with mold, pests, broken elevators, and other challenges because landlords will not do the repairs needed. ACORN Canada members fight for landlord licensing, building inspections, and stronger enforcement of maintenance rules and by-laws.
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Toronto ACORN launches report and petition drive for 'Bold Inclusionary Zoning'

Posted June 29, 2021

On Saturday June 19th, Toronto ACORN members from the east and west came out to demand a bold inclusionary zoning policy from their city councillors. There will be an important vote in September that could require all new condos to include affordable units. ACORN members are demanding that 20%-30% of all new developments, with 60 or more units, are set aside as permanently affordable rental housing.

Downtown Toronto ACORN Fighting For More Affordable Housing

Posted June 29, 2021

On June 24 Downtown members got together and marched the streets of Bloor St W! The members have decided the city councillor’s zoning policy is simply not enough and we need something better. Places like Dufferin and Bloor St W are slowly becoming unlivable due to the high rent and gentrification. ACORN members decided that they wanted to keep pressure on Ana Bailao who is part of the housing committee.  

Succès du Forum 2021 de Acorn pour des habitations saines // Successful Montreal ACORN Healthy Homes Forum 2021

Posted June 21, 2021

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Les membres de la communauté se sont regroupés au grand Forum de ACORN. Nous avons discuté des prochaines étapes de la campagne Montréal Sain et Abordable pour des loyers sans vermine et sans souris, et pour arrêter les rénovictions à travers Montréal.