Residents of 1244 Donald St. want to mandate landlords to address pest infestations within a 72-hour time frame.
Healthy Homes - Habitation saine
Ottawa's community and protective services committee is considering a new property management bylaw, which would require landlords to develop a pest management plan and respond to vital service requests from tenants within 24 hours.
Posted August 21, 2020
Hamilton advocates for affordable housing says many tenants are either living in deplorable conditions or being pushed out of their units by landlords.
Bylaw makes landlords responsible for tenant accommodations during renovations
Today we released our report on the threats to the City of Hamilton's affordable housing and the bold action the city can take to protect low income and working class tenants.
The Alliance to End Homelessness, in concert with the City of Ottawa and the Eastern Ontario Landlords Organization, has begun an Ottawa Housing Blitz to find 100 affordable-housing units for people in need before October.
The provinces should ensure that people struggling financially amid the pandemic aren’t propelled into homelessness through eviction, argues Tim Richter, president of the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness.
Michael Hicks says the cockroaches in his Hamilton Mountain apartment building are so bad he can no longer bring his daughter over to stay with him.