Topic: housing discrimination

Mayor, city council support ending housing discrimination

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Mayor, city council support ending housing discrimination

April 10, 2019 0 comments

Landlords will be banned from discriminating against potential low-income tenants who intend to pay rent using federally-funded housing vouchers, if an ordinance introduced to the Providence City Council March 21 passes.

Maritiza Del Rosa poses with her son and Gabe Zimmerman '18 at the Rhode Island State House after lobbying for a bill that aims to end housing discrimination for homeless individuals.

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Students lobby for housing legislation

February 27, 2018 0 comments

University students lobbied for a bill designed to eliminate housing discrimination against homeless individualsĀ  Tuesday afternoon at the Rhode Island State House.