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Fair Housing

The City offer resources and partners with community organizations to protect the housing and tenant rights of community members.


  • Have you received an eviction notice?
  • Have you had trouble getting repairs completed?
  • Have you experienced discrimination in housing because of your race, ethnic origin, marital status, sex, religion, arbitrary reason (i.e. sexual orientation, source of income)? ...
  • Have disputes between tenants and landlords escalated to the point where mediation is needed?
  • Have you moved recently but haven't received your security deposit?
  • Do you need information about your rights and responsibilities?
  • Have you experienced discrimination in housing because you have children, in your household, or because you have a disability?